talivave by Cook Islands Maori Database | Jun 8, 2014 | Pukapuka | 0 comments v. to be near to the end, get near, approach (of time). Ko talivave wua au ka wano ki Niu Tīleni. It is getting near to the time when I will go to New Zealand. Te pōvī ia, ko talivave wua ka mate. That old person nearing the end of his life. Related to talivave Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.