‘anga1, (-‘ia). Create, invent, fashion, building.
Kā ‘anga tātou i te tangata kia ‘āite ki tō tātou tū.
Let us create man in our own image;
Nā tōna metua i ‘anga i te rātio mua ki teianei ao.
His father invented the world’s first radio;
Kāre i te tuatua tika, ‘e mea ‘anga ‘ua nāna.
It wasn’t a true life story, he made it up himself;
Kua ‘anga ‘aia i tēnā tiki.
He made (conceived and built) that statue;
Kua ‘anga‘ia tē reira ‘are ‘ei ngā‘i ‘akapū‘anga nō te tangata i te tuātau ‘uri‘ia.
That house was built so people would have somewhere to shelter in the hurricane season.