marino

marino, v.i. Calm and still (of the sea and weather).

Kua marino te tai, ka ‘aere tāua ākonei kā rama.
The sea is calm, let’s go torch fishing later on;

Ka ‘aere tāua ki tērā roto marino tautai ei.
Let’s go to that still lagoon and fish there;

Nō te marino i napō, nō reira te ‘au i topa mai ei ki runga i te ‘enua.
It was still in the night, that’s why the dew came down.
(See ‘akamarino.)
[Pn. *ma-lino.]