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ana

n. Cave, tunnel. Kua pipini aia ki roto i te ana. He hid in the cave; Ko Mangaia te enua ana i te pa enua Kuki Airani., Mangaia is the (best) island in the Cooks for caves; Kua ko ratou i tetai ana na roto i te maunga. They dug a tunnel through the mountain. (See anaana, taana(ana).) [Pn. *ana.]