papa‘anga

papa‘anga, nom.

1. Founding, basing, layering, arranging in order.

I te papa‘anga o tēianei ao, kua tuku mai te Atua ia ‘Ātamu rāua ko ‘Eva.
When the world had been founded, God placed Adam and Eve upon it.

2. Genealogy, pedigree.

Te mou nei au ki te papa‘anga a tōku metua.
I‘m keeping to the genealogy my father taught me;

Tē mou nei iāku i te papa‘anga o tōku metua.
I know my father’s pedigree.
[papa, -‘anga5.]

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