An Expert, A knowledgeable/skilled person in a specific area e.g. Taunga Korero, Orator, Preist, Cleric, Maori Doctor, Skilled Craftsman.
- E taunga aia i te maani vaka. He is skilled an expert at building canoes.
- Kua kimi iora te au kau taunga nunui i te ravenga e ta iaia. Then the high preist cast about for a way to kill him. Kua uipa te au kau taunga o te au akonoanga. The clerics of the different denominations met.
- Me e maki tupapaku, kavea ki runga i te taunga. If the sickness is caused by an evil spirit, take him to the Maori doctor.