tamata tamaumau

tamau,  s. tinder, on which to catch sparks of fire.
— v.a. to take hold, persevere.
— v.n. to keep in memory.
— ad. perseveringly, constantly. [Dav : 7995]
ta mau,  s. pa. pn. ad. amadou; saisir; se souvenir; persévérer; constamment. Continuer ŕ brűler. [Jau :4015]