‘unga1

‘unga1,

1. A piece, fragment, bit, grain.

Tē ko‘iko‘i ‘unga mō‘ina nei māua.
We‘re picking up bits of glass;

Miti ‘unga mama‘ata,
coarse-grained salt. ‘Unga rākau, wood shavings, sawdust.

E rūrū i te one kia ‘unga ka ‘akakī ei i teia au pi‘a.
Sieve the soil down fine before you fill up these boxes.

2. v.i. Shatter.

Kua ‘unga te mō‘ina i te topa‘anga ki runga i te toka.
The bottle shattered when it fell on the rock.
[Np. *fuga2.]

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