kara1

kara1,

1. v.t., n. Colour.

E kara koe i tā‘au tūtū ki te pēni matie ē te rengarenga.
Colour your picture with green and yellow crayons;

‘E tūtū kara tāna i ‘apai mai ei.
She brought a coloured portrait;

‘E teata kara tē ka ‘akaāri‘ia.
A colour film is going to be shown;

‘E mānea te kara i tō‘ou pona.
Your shirt is a nice colour.

2. n. Negro, coloured person.

‘E kara nō Marike mai,
a negro from America. (See karakara1.) [Eng. colour.]

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