kaukau

kaukau, v.i., fq. kau1. Swim around.

Kua rekareka te tamariki i tō rātou kaukau‘anga i roto i te kauvai.
The children enjoyed swimming in the river;

Kua pou te tamariki ki roto i te tai ‘ē kua kaukau ‘aere.
The children dived into the sea and swam around;

Nō tāna kaukau ‘aere i ‘oro‘oro ei te ika ki roto i te toka.
He made the fish dash under the rocks when he went swimming around. [kau1 RR.]

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