ūmeremere

ūmeremere, fq. ūmere,

1. (-a, -‘ia). Be amazed, surprised.

Kua ūmeremere ‘ua rātou.
They were simply amazed;

Kua ūmeremere‘ia tō rātou māro‘iro‘i i te tu‘epōro, nō te mea ‘e rikiriki ‘ua rātou.
Everyone was amazed they were so strong at rugby, because they were small men.

2. Great or repeated wonder.
[ūmere rR.]

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