tī 2, n.
Tēia tēta‘i kapu tī nā‘au.
Here’s a cup of tea for you;
Kia pupū te vai ka ma‘ani ei te tī
. Make the tea when the water boils. Punu kai tī , teaspoon. Tiā tī , pot of tea. Tiā ma‘ani tī , teapot.
2. A light meal eaten with tea, usually breakfast or supper.
Kua kai tī koe?
Have you had breakfast? (or supper, or tea to drink).