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Flashcards in Māori Words used in New Zealand English Deck (28):
1


long white cloud (New Zealand)


Aotearoa

2

love

aroha

3


Traditional feast prepared in earth oven


  Hāngi

4


war dance with actions


haka

5

walk

hīkoi

6


gathering, meeting


Hui

7


tribe


  Iwi

8


food


Kai

9


prayer


Karakia

10


large native conifer

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Kauri

11

native parrot

Kea

12


hello, greeting


Kia ora

13


native bird


Kiwi

14


language nest

Maori immersion pre-school (0-4 years)


Kohanga Reo

15


work

activity


Mahi

16


shark


Makō

17


prestige

reputation


Mana

18


New Zealand person

New Zealand language

Maori

19


extinct large flightless bird

Moa

20


hill fort


21

non-Maori


Pākeha

22


greenstone


Pounamu

23


stomach


Puku

24


treasured possession


Taonga

25


the Maori language


Te Reo Maori

26


lizard like reptile

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Tuatara

27


canoe


Waka

28


family


Whānau