ete by Cook Islands Maori Database | Jun 7, 2014 | Pukapuka | 0 comments v. to be respectful, heedful, take notice, be in awe of, afraid of, scared. Nā ika nei, ko yē ete ia aku e tū i tawa o lātou nei. The fish are not afraid of me even though I am standing beside them. (i.e. they do not pay any attention) Related to ete Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.