tua‘ine

tua‘ine, n. Sister or female cousin (of a man).

‘ī rua ōna tuā‘ine, kua ‘akaipoipo tāne anake.
He has two sisters, they are both married;

Kāre i ‘oki mai ake tōku ‘are tuā‘ine.
My sisters aren’t back yet;

‘E tua‘ine tungāne rāua.
They are brother and sister.
[Ce. *tua-fine.]

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