kōpā

kōpā, v.i. Narrow (esp. of three-dimensional objects which have not filled out to the normal width, as an underdeveloped banana, or a hatchet-faced person).

‘Auraka e ‘a‘ao i te meika kōpā ki roto i te pi‘a.
Don’t put the scrawny bananas in the box;

‘E i‘i kōpā tēnā, kāre i mānga.
That’s a thin chestnut you’ve got there, it hasn’t matured. Katu kōpā, n. (a) a long narrow skull, hatchet-face; (b) a block-head.

NŌ te kitekore iāia kua kāpiki te tamariki katu kōpā.
He was so dense that children shouted blockhead. (See kōpāpā, tākōpā(pā.).)

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