urunga

urunga,

1. (-‘ia), v.i. Lean (intr.) against sthg.

Tē urunga ‘uā ra ‘aia ki runga i te patu ma te ‘īmene.
She was just leaning against the wall, singing; Kāre i urunga‘ia ana teia pūtē. This pillow hasn’t been used.

2. A pillow.

Taria te urunga ki va‘o i te rā.
Take the pillows out into the sun; Tē tuitui va‘ī urunga nei māua. We are embroidering pillowcases.
[Pn. *‘ulu-„a.]

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