maikao

maikao, n., (Bib.). Digit, finger (maikao rima) or toe (maikao vaevae).

E ono ona maikao i te rima okotai, e ono oki maikao i te vaevae okotai, tai takau ma a,
six fingers to a hand, six to a foot, twenty-four (in all) (2 Sam. 21.20). Maikao ma‘ata


or maikao nui, thumb, big toe.

Ki runga i te maikao ma‘ata o to ratou ra rima katau, e ki runga i te maikao ma‘ata o tō ratou ra vaevae katau,
on the thumbs of their right hands and on the big toes of their right feet (Ex. 29.20).
[Np. *ma-‘ikao.]