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Flashcards in Chapter 2: Cultural Concepts Deck (24):
1

Ahi-kā*

Keeping the fires of occupation burning

2

Atua

Ancestors of ongoing influence

3

Hapū

Subtribe, pregnant

4

Hinengaro

Mind

5

Iwi

Tribe, bones of one’s Kin

6

Kai

Food

7

Kaitiakitanga*

Guardianship, stewardship

8

Mana*

Authority, power

9

Manaaki*

Hospitality

10

Marae

Complex of buildings encompassing wharenui and others

11

Mauri*

Life force, life principle

12

Noa*

Unrestricted, counterpart of tapu

13

Rāhui

Temporary restriction on a specific location for a specific reason

14

Tangata whenua

People of the land

15

Tangihanga

Funeral

16

Tapu*

Sacred, set aside, prohibited

17

Tikanga*

Plan, protocol, customs

18

Tinana

Body

19

Utu*

Reciprocity, compensation

20

Wairua*

Spirit, spiritual life principle

21

Whakapapa*

Genealogy

22

Whānau

Family, to be born

23

Whanaungatanga*

Kinship, family first, network

24

Whenua

Land, placenta