ta‘enga

ta‘enga, nom.

1. A fishing area or ground; an ‘akata‘e fishing ground (q.v.).

I ‘aka-ta‘e māua ki tēia ta‘enga.
We fished this ground by the

‘akata‘e
method.

2. Act (etc.) of flowing, current flow.

Nō te pakari i te ta‘enga o te vai, nō reira i peke ei tāna ‘ī naki.
The current was so strong it carried away his trap.

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