nanave

nanave, v.i. (Feel) delight; pleasure; delightful, pleasurable.

Kua nanave ‘ua rātou i te no‘o ki tōku kāinga ma te ‘anga-‘anga kore.
They were simply delighted to stay at my home and not do any work;

ma te rekareka, e te nanave anga o te ngakau,
with joy and gladness of heart (Esth. 5.9). [Ta. *nawe.]

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