kauraro

kauraro, (-‘ia). Obey, submit to, defer to, yield to (authority), obedience, submission, deference.

Kua kauraro te tangata i te tuatua a te mata‘iapo.
People obeyed the word of the chief;

Kua kauraro‘ia te ‘akaue‘anga.
The order was obeyed;

Tē kaurarō ra mātou ki raro i te ‘au Peritāne.
We were under British rule;

‘E tamaiti kauraro ‘aia i te tuatua a tōna metua.
He is a child who does what his father tells him;

Kua ‘anga‘anga ‘aia ma te kauraro ki raro i tōna pū.
He worked obediently under his boss;

E kauraro marie i ta kotou au tane ra.
Defer meekly to your husbands (1 Pet. 3.1). [kau-6, raro1.]

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