kipa

kipa, v.i. (kipā‘ia).

1. Stump (the batsman) out, break the stumps.

E kipa iāia!
Stump him!;

E kipa koe i tōna kī ni mē tāki ‘aia i tōna vaevae.
Break the wicket if he lifts his leg.

2. n. Wicket-keeper.

Ko Tiki te kipa i tō mātou pupu pā pōro.
Tiki is the wicket-keeper in our cricket team. [Eng. keeper; cf. kipāpuka.]

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