mā-8

mā-8, pref. This prefix occurs with its long vowel before monosyllabic and short disyllabic roots (cf. ma-2, where the prefix has a short vowel in these positions).
(See mā‘ē, mā‘ē‘ē; mākave, mākavekave; māinu; (‘aka-,tā-)māmaro; māoro, māmāoro, māorooro; (tā-, ‘aka-)mārama, māramarama; māreva; mātipi(tipi); māuru, māviri(viri).)