tautai

tautai, v.i. Fish.

I tautai kōrua ki ‘ea?
Where did you fish?;

NĀ Māui i ‘ī ia Nūtī reni i tōna tautai‘anga.
It was Māui who fished New Zealand up. Poti tautai, fishing boat.

2. Fishing.

‘E rama pa‘a te tautai meitaki i teia pō.
Maybe torch fishing will be the best method for tonight;

Kua manuia tā rāua tautai inapō.
They had good fishing last night.
[Pn. *tau-tahi.]

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