inaina

inaina, (-‘ia, inainā‘ia), fq. ina. Expose to heat, singe.

Kāre i roa ana tōku inaina‘anga i te tuna ki runga i te a‘i.
It didn’t take me long to burn off (the coating of slime on) the eel over the fire;

Kua inainā‘ia te puaka?
Have the pigs been singed?;

Kia pou te kīkau i te inaina.
When the coconut leaves have all been softened up by heating.
[ina RR.]

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