pakia

pakia,

1. Touch, make contact with (ki or ki runga i) sthg.

Kua pakia te pōro ki runga i te kīni i tōku pē‘i‘anga, inārā kāre te pare i topa.
The ball touched the wicket when I bowled but the bails didn’t fall;

Kua pakia tōna vaevae ki te niuniu ora.
His foot touched the live wire.

2. n. Abrasion, graze, superficial contact wound.

‘E a‘a tērā‘o pakia i runga i tō‘ou rima?
What is that other graze on your arm?

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