1. (verb) (-kia) to plant root crops.
2. (modifier) planting.
1. (numeral) six, 6.
Kei hea te riri kia rite ki tēnei te nui o te mate i roto i ngā marama e ono! (TWM 21/6/1871:1). / Where is there a war like this where so many have died in six months!
Ka moea e ia tana hēkeretari kua ono tau rā i tēnei mahi (TTR 1996:267). / He married his secretary of six years.
2. (numeral) sixth - when used with this meaning it is preceded by te and followed by o.