kaingākai

kaingākai, n.

1. Table.

E ‘akapapa koe i te puka ki runga i te kaingākai.
Stack the books up on the table;

Kua tari mai rātou i te kai ki runga i te kaingākai ē kua kāpiki i te tangata kia ‘aere mai kia kai.
They brought the food to the tables and called the people to come and eat.

2. Feast.

I te kaingākai ‘akaipoipo o Tara mā, kua ma‘ata te tangata tei ‘aere mai.
Many people came to the wedding feast of Tara and his bride. [kainga1, kai1.]

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