hukilau hukilau (hu-KEE-lau) (nvi) Hawaiian for a large net, to fish using a large net. For example: “We gonna pull hukilau tomorrow. Try come, bring your family. Going get plenny kaukau for everybody.” Leave a Reply Cancel reply Connect with: Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.