taranihi taraore

tarao,  s. the name of a fish, called also maraao, and mauriuri, when young, and afterwards, faeta, iÓroa, and tonu. [Dav : 8197]
tarao,  v.a. to put a rao, or roller under a canoe, boat, or tree.
— v.a. to use red feathers, and perform certain idolatrous ceremonies in time of war. [Dav : 8198]
tarao,  p.a. mettre un rouleau sous un canot. [Jau :4151]