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ruarangi

1. (modifier) large, big.

Ka tae ki te kāinga, ki tōna whare moenga, ka uhia te pueru ruarangi ki waho i a rāua ko te tamaiti (W 1971:350). / When they reached the village, to her sleeping house, a large garment was put over her and her child.

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2. (modifier) robust, stout.

He wahine ruarangi tana wahine (W 1971:350). / His wife was a robust woman.

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