tāre‘u

tāre‘u, (-a, -ia).

1. Cremate.

Kua tāre‘u‘ia tōna kōpapa ‘ē kua tuku‘ia te re‘u ki roto i te mō‘ina.
His body was cremated and the ashes placed in an urn.

2. Make grey or dark.

Kua oti te pēni i te tāre‘u‘ia.
The paint has been mixed to a grey colour.

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