no‘u

no‘u, n. Stonefish, scorpionfish (Suanceiidae, Scorpaenidae spp.).

I te puta‘anga tōku vaevae i te no‘u, kua pāpā au ki te rākau kia ta‘e te toto kino.
When I stabbed my foot on a stonefish, I beat it with a stick to bleed the poison out;

Kua kai no‘u ‘aia.
He ate some stonefish. No‘u one and no‘u toka, varieties of

no‘u. [Pn. *nofu.]

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