‘iro2

‘iro2, (-a, -‘ia). Roll (coir) together (into sennit).

Kua mā‘uti‘uti te ‘uru‘uru i tōna vaevae i tōna ‘iro‘anga i te ka‘a.
He rubbed the hair off his legs rolling sennit;

Tē ‘iro ka‘a nei au.
I‘m rolling sennit;

‘E tangata ‘iro ka‘a mānea ‘aia.
He rolls very good sennit;

‘Iroa te ka‘a kia vave.
Hurry up rolling the sennit.
(See ‘iro‘iro2, cf. ‘iro1, but cf. also miro1.)

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