‘opa‘opa

‘opa‘opa, (-‘ia), fq. ‘opa. Wrap up, wrap-pings, parcels.

Ka ‘opa‘opa mai koe i te ika?
Will you wrap up the fish?;

Kua pou te pēpa i tōna ‘opa‘opa‘anga i tāna au ‘apinga aro‘a taeake.
She used all the paper wrapping up her presents for her friends;

‘E au ‘opa‘opa kanae pouroa tēia.
These parcels all contain grey mullet;

‘E ‘āriki ‘opa‘opā poke tēia.
These banana leaves are for wrapping up

poke-pudding; ‘Akapapa meitaki‘ia tēnā au ‘opa‘opa kāka‘u.
Stack those rolls of material neatly. [‘opa RR.]