‘itinga, nom. East, place where sun and moon rise.
Kua tere atu ‘a Tangi‘ia mei te ‘itinga ki te ‘opunga i te kimi‘anga i tōna taeake ia Tūtapu.
Tangi‘ia sailed from east to west searching for his brother, Tūtapu;
Kua ‘aere atū ra ‘aia ki te ‘itinga o te rā ē no‘o atū ra ki reira.
He travelled on eastwards and settled there;
Kua ‘aere atu ‘aia ki te ‘itinga, ki te ngā‘i e ‘iti mai ana te rā i te pōpongi.
He went away to the east, to the place where the sun rises in the morning.