‘ono1

‘ono1, (-‘ia). Replace (torn cord or thread, esp. repair the meshes of a fishing-net, or strips of leaf in a plaited mat, or a plant or post missing from a row).

Tē ‘ono nei au i te au ngā‘i nga‘anga‘ae o te kupenga.
I‘m mending the tears in the fishing-net;

Kia oti te kupenga i te ‘ono ka ‘aere ei tāua ka tautai.
When the net has been repaired then we‘ll go fishing;

E ‘ono i te au poupou ta‘ito.
Replace the old posts;

Kua ‘ono‘ia te pū ‘ānani i mate.
The dead orange tree was replaced;

‘Ī rua pōkai a‘o i pou i tōna ‘ono‘anga i te kupenga.
He used up two balls of cord in repairing the net. (See ‘ono‘ono, -ono4; cf. ‘ono2.) [Pn. *(‘)ono2.]

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