kōpae

kōpae, (-‘ia). Set aside, discard, reject, shun, forsake, divorce.

Kua kōpae te ‘ākarakara i te ‘ua rākau kikino.
The inspector rejected the bad fruit;

Kua kōpae ‘aia i tōku manako.
He rejected my proposal;

Kua kōpae‘ia te pati‘anga a te ‘ōire.
The district’s request has been refused;

Auraka to tavini e kopae riri uaia.
Put not thy servant away in anger (Ps. 27.9);

Kua kōpae ‘aia i te rave i te mea kino.
He forsook evil ways;

Kua ‘akatika‘ia e te ture kia kōpae ‘aia i tāna va‘ine.
He has been granted a legal divorce. [kō-4, pae2.]

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