Lalo

Lalo

[la-loh]
Lalo, Édouard Victor Antoine, 1823-92, French composer. Lalo's opera, Le Roi d'Ys (1888), Symphonie espagnole for violin and orchestra (1875), and ballet, Namouna (1882), gained him wide renown in his time.
In Hawaiian mythology, Lalo-Honua (Hawaiian, "below Earth") is the first woman. She was married to Kumu-Honua; the couple was given a garden by Kāne and were forbidden from eating a particular fruit. This story may be in whole or in part Christianized.

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