i‘o4

i‘o4, v.i. Bend down, get down, descent.

E i‘o ki raro.
Bend down, or get down;

Kāre au e tae i te i‘o atu nā konei, ‘e mataku au.
I daren’t get down through here, I‘m frightened;

Kua i‘o ‘aia ki raro ē kua ‘akatū mai i te tamaiti.
He bent over and stood the child on his feet;

Kua patere ‘aia i tōna i‘o‘anga ki raro.
He slipped getting down;

Auraka ei toto ara kore kia i‘o mai ki runga ia matou nei.
Lay not upon us innocent blood (Jon. 1.14).
(See i‘o5, ‘iōnga, ‘iōra.)
[Pn. *hifo.]

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