tākeo

tākeo, (-a, -‘ia).

1. Poisoned, stupefied.

Mē tākeo‘ia koe e tēnā ika, ‘auraka koe e karanga ē kāre au i ‘akakite atu ana kiā koe.
If you are poisoned eating that fish, don’t say I didn’t warn you;

Ka tākeo‘ia koe mē kai i te matū puaka ma te kī naki kore.
You‘ll make yourself ill eating pork fat without anything to go with it;

Kua ‘akanēneva ‘aere te ika i te tākeo‘ia‘anga nō tei kai i te ‘ora;
The fish swam around dazed, being poisoned through eating the

‘ora.

2. Poisonous.

‘E ika takeo tēnā, ‘auraka e kai.
That fish is poisonous, don’t eat it;

‘E rau rākau tākeo, kia matakite.
The leaves are poisonous, be careful.

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