tāpaki, n. Various grasshoppers and their relatives.
‘Auraka e mataku, ‘e punua tāpaki ‘ua.
Don’t be afraid, it’s only a baby grasshopper;
‘E tāpaki ē te meri tāna kai.
Locusts and honey were his food;
‘E tāpaki tēnā, taia!
That’s a grasshopper, kill it!