- Say, tell, remark, state. E akakite koe kiaia i taku i karanga atu kia koe. Let him know what I’ve said to you; Kua karanga aia ki te akava e kare aia i rave ana i te moni. He told the policeman that he hadn’t taken the money; Kua rongo au i tona karangaanga ki te puapii e kare koe i te maki. I heard him telling the teacher that you weren’t sick; Kua karangaia e naku aia i rutu. It’s been said that I hit him.
- Call for, summon. Kua karanga aia i te akava kia aere mai. He called for the police to come; Kua karanga aia i te kai e apai mai nana. He called for food to be brought for her (Luke 8.55). (See karangaranga.)
Related to karanga