‘ītonga

‘ītonga, v.i. Bruised, with blemish on the skin (of breadfruit damaged by strong cutting winds).

Kua ‘ītonga te kuru nō te paia e te maoake.
The breadfruit were blemished through being buffeted by the north-east winds;

‘E kuru ‘ītonga tēnā.
That breadfruit is blemished;

Kua moumou ‘aia i te kuru i runga i te pū i te ‘ītonga‘anga.
He grieved to see the breadfruit being bruised on the tree.
[‘ī-7, tonga2.]