teitei

teitei. High (in height or rank).

Kāre e teitei roa ana, ka taea ‘ua‘ia e au i te ‘ī tae.
It’s not so very high, I‘ll be able to reach it quite easily;

‘E tā‘onga teitei tōna.
He has a very high position;

‘Ea‘a tō‘ou teitei?
How tall are you;

Kāvea te reva ki runga i tērā teitei, pātū ei.
Take the flag up to that height and erect it there.

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