urua

urua, n. A trevally.

Kua mate tākiri te urua i te puta‘anga te ‘āuri ki te upoko. The urua died immediately when the spear passed through its head; ‘E matau ‘ī urua tēnā nā Terekia. That’s the hook Terekia fishes for urua with.
[Pn. *‘ulua.]

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