pāpunga

pāpunga, v.i., n. Congregate, (form) a crowd.

‘E a‘a rā te tangata i pāpunga ‘ua ai ki tērā ngā‘i?
Why are the people congregating there?;

‘E a‘a te ‘anga‘anga a tērā pāpunga tangata i kō?
What is that crowd doing over there?;

Kua pāpunga ‘ua te manu.
The birds flocked together.
(see ‘akapāpunga.)

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