una‘i

una‘i, (-a, -‘ia).

1. Scale a fish.

Tē una‘ī ra ‘aia i te pakati.
He is scaling the

pakati; Kua kī tōna rima i te poā-ika i tōna una‘i‘anga.
His hands are all fishy from scaling.

2. n. Scale (of fish).

‘Auraka e riringi i te una‘i ika ki kona.
Don’t throw the fish scales over there;

‘E ika una‘i mama‘ata te maratea. The maratea
has large scales.
[Pn. *‘una.]

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