maitu by Cook Islands Maori Database | Apr 12, 2013 | Dictionary: Buse, Taringa, Moekaa | 0 comments n. The name of one of the nights of the moon: according to some, the four-teenth. Ka aere ki te maitu e akatakai te maito. When maitu night comes round then the black surgeonfish w shoal. [Ta. *maitu.] Related to maitu Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.