iāku

iāku. Me.

Kāre iāku,
not with me (I haven’t got it);

tei iāku,
with me (I’ve got it);

‘Ea‘a koe i ‘inangaro ei iāku?
What did you want me for?;

iāku i ‘oki mai ei mei Avarua mai,
as I was coming back from Avarua;

Kua moto ‘aia iāku.
He punched me.
(cf. kiāku, au6.).
[i2 + ā2 + -ku.]

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