pili by Cook Islands Maori Database | Jun 8, 2014 | Pukapuka | 0 comments v. to be close, near, not far away. Ko pili wua mai ia Nātau ki Wale nei. Nassau is close to Wale. tō pili mai to loom closer, draw near (in time or space) Koa tō pili mai te yioyio The waterspout is looming closer. 184.108.40.206. Far Related to pili Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.