tapanihi tapaoo

tapao,  s. a sign, mark; a figure.
— v.a. to mark, set a sign; to select or choose; to notice. [Dav : 8089] (note)
tapao,  s. pa. signe, marque; figure; marquer, choisir, remarquer. Tapaopao, marquer pl.; marquer pour la vengeance. [Jau :4078] (note)