karere1

karere1, n.

1. Messenger, herald.

Kua tonokia e te ariki te karere kia ‘akaue i te au ta‘utāūnga kia tari mai i te kai.
The king sent his messenger to order his tenants to bring the crops;

e kia riro nga karere a Ioane ra,
and when the messengers of John were departed (Luke 7.24).

2. Message, a proclaimed order.

Tēia te karere a te ariki, koia ‘oki kia ‘uipā mai te tangata ki teia ngā‘i.
This is the message of the king, namely that the people shall assemble at this place. [Ce. *karere.]

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