take

take. Summit, apex, crown, top, keel of boat.

Ka ‘akakoromaki te ro‘iro‘i, kia taea te take o te maunga.
Try and endure the weariness till we reach the summit of the mountain. Maunga take keokeo, mountain with pointed summit. Take poko), crown of the head.

‘ī rua take o tēnā tamaiti, nō reira rāi i kanga ai.
That lad’s double-crown is why he’s so full of mischief;

te take o te ngaru,
the crest of the wave;

te take o te poti,
the keel of the boat.
[Pn. *take1.]

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