kimi‘anga

kimi‘anga, nom.

1. Business, occupation, livelihood.

Kua tere ki mua te kimi‘anga.
The business flourished;

‘Ea‘a tā‘au kimi‘anga?
What is your occupation?;

Kua tātuātau te ‘akavānui i tāna utunga, nō te mea kāre āna kimi‘anga.
The judge gave him a period in jail because he was without means.

2. Trial, investigation.

Kua ‘apaina‘ia te va‘ine ki te kimi‘anga.
The woman was taken to court; ‘Are kimi‘anga, courthouse. [kimi, -‘anga4.]

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