varu1

varu1, v.i. Eight.

‘Ē varu rāi tamariki toe.
There are only eight children left;

E ‘apai mai koe ‘ei rākau varu tapuae.
Bring over an eight-foot timber;

i te rā varu o Mē,on the eighth of May; Kā varu ōna mata‘iti i tēia nei.
He‘ll be eight today;

‘Ē varu nga‘uru rāi ēia ‘akari.
There are just eight coconuts here.
[Pn. *walu1.]

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