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Kia ora. To celebrate Te Reo Māori we are publishing kupu (words).

Kīwaha (colloquialism)

Wheo kē
Buzzy

Kupu (word)

homai
pass (to me)

Homai kia toru ngā kapu.
Pass me three cups.

Maori
Browse our Te Reo Māori resources.

Kia ora. To celebrate Te Reo Māori we are publishing kupu (words).

Kīwaha (colloquialism)

Ka mātua i tēnā!
That’ll do.

Kupu (word)

marama
moon

Ka raurunui te marama ā te pō nei.
It’s going to be a full moon tonight.

Maori
Browse our Te Reo Māori resources.

Kia ora. To celebrate Te Reo Māori we are publishing kupu (words).

Kīwaha (colloquialism)

Mā te aha i tēnā.
Better than nothing.

Kupu (word)

Tāwhirimātea
god of the wind

Ko Tāwhirimātea te atua o ngā hau.
Tāwhirimātea is the god of the winds.

Maori
Browse our Te Reo Māori resources.

Kia ora. To celebrate Te Reo Māori we are publishing kupu (words).

Kīwaha (colloquialism)

Autaia tonu
Not bad

Kupu (word)

wahine
woman

He wahine kaha a Miri.
Miri is a strong woman.

Whakataukī (Māori)

Tā te tamaiti mahi, he wawāhi tahā.
It is the job of the children to smash the calabash.

Maori
Browse our Te Reo Māori resources.

Christchurch music lovers – every week get your Freegal on and download your three free music MP3s.

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