uriuri, fq. uri. Dark green (of foliage), blue (as the sea, skin with cold), black (of pigs).
Kua uriuri te tupu o teia rākau.
This tree has grown a dark green;
No te uriuri i te rau o taua pū rākau, nō reira ‘aia i manako ēi e ‘e ‘ua tō runga.
The tree’s leaves were a dark green so he thought there might be some fruit on it;
‘E toa puaka uriuri, kua piki te ni‘o.
It is a black boar with curved tusks;
Kua uriuri tōna pākiri va‘a i te anu.
His lips were blue with the cold;
nā runga i te moana uriuri,
over the deep-blue sea.