from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Polynesian dance characterized by undulating hips, miming movements of the arms and hands, and usually accompanied by rhythmic drumbeats and chants.
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- n. A form of chant and dance, which was developed in the Hawaiian Islands by the Polynesians who originally settled there.
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- n. a Polynesian rain dance performed by a woman
Hawaiian.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Hawaiian hula (Wiktionary)