taupuke by Cook Islands Maori Database | Jun 8, 2014 | Pukapuka | 0 comments v. to grab, seize suddenly. Taupuke atu au mai lunga o te puaka ia na pange loa i oku lima. When I seized the back of the pig, it struggled out of my hands. 126.96.36.199. Take something from somewhere Related to taupuke Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.