‘oko‘oko

‘oko‘oko, (-a, -‘ia, na), fq. ‘oko1. Buy, sell, trade.

Ka ‘aere au ka ‘oko‘oko mānga ‘apinga nō te Kirī timiti.
I‘m going to buy a few things for Christmas;

‘ī rima paunu tāna i rauka i tōna ‘oko‘oko‘anga i tāna ‘aratita.
He made five pounds when he sold his peanuts;

Kua pou te merēni i te ‘oko‘okona.
The melons were all bought;

te aronga ‘oko‘oko toa,
the shopkeepers;

Kāre e ‘akatika‘ia te ‘oko‘oko i te rā Tāpati.
Sunday trading is not permitted. [‘oko RR.]

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