kutu1

kutu1, n. Louse.

Nō te mangiō i te kakati a te kutu, kua ūkī kī te puaka i tōna kōpapa ki runga i te tumu rākau.
The pig rubbed its body against the tree-trunk because the lice bites were itching;

‘E punu paura kutu tāku i ‘oko mai ei.
I’ve bought a tin of lice powder. Peru kutu, a lice-comb. Kutu puaka, hog louse. Kutu tangata, human louse. [Pn. *kutu.]

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