‘ana2

‘ana2, n. A bridge, arch, span.

Tē tū ‘uā ra ‘aia i runga i te ‘ana ma te ‘ākarakara ki raro i te vai.
He was just standing on the bridge staring down at the water;

Tē ma‘ani ‘ana ra rātou ki tēta‘i tua i te kauvai.
They are building a bridge across to the other side of the river;

‘E ‘ana rākau tō Tangikā, ‘e mate rā.
Tangikā has a log bridge, but it is very dangerous.
(see tā‘ana.)