tī kiro

tī kiro, n., (Bib. sigilo).

1. Envelope.

E ‘atu‘atu meitaki i te pēpa ka tāuru ei ki roto i te tī kiro.
Fold the paper neatly before you put it in the envelope;

Ko te paeketi tī kiro ‘openga rāi tēia.
This is the very last packet of envelopes.

2. Seal.

Kua ruri keia mei te karakaraea ki te sigilo ra.
It is turned as clay to the seal (Job 38:14).

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