tī keti

tī keti, (-a, –‘ia).

1. Send invitation.

Kua tī keti au ia rātou kia ‘aere mai ki te umukai.
I’ve sent them invitations to the feast;

Kua tī ketia mai koe?
Have you had your invitation?

2. n. Ticket, label, tag, invitation card.

‘Ea‘a te moni i te tī keti ‘ura?
How much is the ticket to the dance?;

E ‘a‘ae i te tī keti ta‘ito i runga i tō kiri.
Tear the old labels off your suitcase;

Kua tae mai tā‘au tī keti?
Has your invitation arrived? Tī keti rūrū, raffle ticket.

Tē ‘oko tī keti rūrū ra ‘aia.
He is selling raffle tickets.
[Eng. ticket.]

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