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Flashcards in Animals Deck (36):
1

kararehe, kīrehe

animal (n.)

2

kau

cow (n.)

3

kiore, mauhi

rat, mouse (n.)

4

kurī, kīrehe

dog (n.)

5

mōkai

pet (n.)

6

ngeru

cat (n.)

7

poaka

pig (n.)

8

pūru

bull (n.)

9

kuku(-a)

to nip, pinch sth (of crab, etc) (vt.), pincer, tweezers (s.)

10

poka(-ina)

to cut sth out, operate, geld, dissect (vt.)

11

hipi

sheep (n.)

12

rāpeti

rabbit (n.)

13

ngārara

creepy-crawly, insect, reptile (n.)

14

pūngāwerewere

spider (n.)

15

heihei

hen, chicken

16

kōhanga

nest (n.)

17

manu

bird (n.)

18

parera, whio, rakiraki

duck (brown, blue) (n.)

19

ruru

owl (n.)

20

huruhuru

feathers, fur (n.)

21

pihapiha

blowhole (whale), gills (fish) (n.)

22

pihi

feelers, antenae, antlers (n.)

23

unahi

scale (fish) (n.)

24

werewere

to hang, dangle (vi.), wattles (bird) (n.)

25

mokomoko

lizard (n.)

26

pūrerehua

butterfly (n.)

27

ika

fish (n.)

28

kaimoana, mātaitai

seafood (n.)

29

kuku, kūtai, kukutai

salt-water mussels (n.)

30

pāua

abalone (n.)

31

pipi, tuatua, tuangi

small bivalve molluscs (n.)

32

tohorā

southern right whale (n.)

33

tuna

eel (n.)

34

wheke

octopus (n.)

35

tuki(tūkia), tukituki, tūtuki(-a)

to attack, butt, ram, crash into sth (vt.)

36

rei

whale tooth, ivory (n.)

whakarei(-a): to ornament, embellish sth