‘akaue

‘akaue, caus. ue.

1. Shake, disturb, loosen.

‘Eia‘a koe e ‘akaue i taku tiare māori i tanu‘ia e au ki kona, ‘inē.
Please don’t shake my gardenia cutting that I planted there.

2. Order, bid, command.

Te ‘akaue atu nei au iā koe kia ‘eke mai ki raro i tēia nei.
I command you to climb down now.

‘ōta

‘ōta, (-‘ia), n.

1. Order sbdy to do something, command, instruction.

Kua ‘ōta ‘aia ia rātou kia ‘akaruke viviki i taua ‘enua.
He ordered them to leave the country without delay;

Kua tā‘ito‘ito tēta‘i pae i tōna ‘ōta‘anga.
Some of them defied his orders;

Tēia te ‘ōta tei tae mai.
These are the instructions that have arrived.

2. (Place) an order for goods.

‘ī varu ‘ānere vā‘angā punu i ‘ōta‘ia.
Eight hundred sheets of iron have been ordered;

Tē tātā ‘ōta kai nei au.
I‘m making out an order for food supplies;

‘E pēpa ‘ōta ‘apinga tēnā nā Mere.
That’s Mere’s shopping list. Moni ‘ōta

,
a money order, postal order. [Eng. order.]