tu‘atu‘a2, fq. tu‘a2. Share out, divide up into portions.
E ‘aka‘āiteite i te ika mē tu‘atu‘a kōrua ki te tangata.
Share the fish out equally among the people;
Kia oti te kai i te tu‘atu‘a, kā rave ei i tānā‘o ē i tānā‘o tu‘anga.
When the food has been divided up, let everyone take his share;
Kua tu‘atu‘ā‘ia te meika para ki te tamariki.
The ripe bananas were shared out amongst the children.