vauvau vavae

vava,  s. a species of the locust.
— s. a species of taro.
— s. an ominous hog; when put on the altar, the ears appeared as if listening; this was reckoned a bad omen.
— s. the sound or noise of wind and rain, or the agitation of water at a distance.
— v.n. to make a noise as rain, wind, or water.
— a. dumb, unable to speak plainly.
— s. a mute person. [Dav : 9918]
vava,  s. pn. a. muet; son de vent, de pluie, d'eau; faire ce bruit, fente. [Jau :5192] (note)