faainaina atua, faa-inaina-atua faaine, faa-ine

faainati,  v.a. to call out the names of the various maraes, &c., when peace was to be established. [Dav : 1938]
faainati,  v.a. to appoint the under chiefs; to present or take food by means of the inati or under chiefs; to make use of the inati in presenting food, &c., through their hands. [Dav : 1939]