3. (verb) (-a,-hia,-ria,-tia) to encircle, surround, envelope.
1. (adjective) be few, small, little, have a shortage.
1. (noun) house of mourning.
1. (noun) balaclava.
Ko ētahi atu i mahi tūao, he whatu pōtae pūāhuru, tōkena, pūāhuru ringa, karapu, te tui hingareti, te tunu keke huarākau, pihikete hoki hei ngare atu ki ngā tāne o te Ope Taua 28 ki rāwāhi (OTM 2017). / Others did voluntary work, knitting balaclavas, socks, mittens, gloves and scarves, sewing singlets, and baking fruit cakes and biscuits to send to the men of the 28th Battalion overseas.
Synonyms: pōtae uhi