taimana, n., (Bib. daimani: Jer. 17.1).
1. Diamond (gem, card suit).
‘E tāpe‘a taimana tāna e ‘a‘aō ra.
She was wearing a diamond ring;
E ma‘ani i te pū i tōku tāpe‘a mei te taimana te tū.
Make the boss of my ring diamond-shaped;
Kua tuku taimana ‘aia.
He led diamonds.
Kua ngotea te pine e te taimana i tōna ‘akapiri‘anga.
The magnet attracted the pin when he brought them together.