Learn About Kauaʻi's Moku and Ahupuaʻa     

AHUPUA`A land division, usually extending from the uplands to the sea, so called because the boundary was marked by a heap (ahu) of stones surmounted by an image of a pig (pua'a), or because a pig or other tribute was laid on the alter as tax to the chief. 

Definition from Pukui/Elbert Hawaiian Dictionary, Copyright 1986.

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