Te Pihinga - Ngā Oro

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Te Pihinga - Ngā Oro
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Descriptions of sounds in Te Reo Māori
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  1. auaua (-tia)
    to bark (of a dog)
  2. hāmama
    to shout, open
  3. hamumu
    to speak, mutter
  4. haruru
    to roar, make a continuous noise (e.g. the sea or an engine)
  5. hāparangi (-tia)
    to shout, bawl, yell
  6. hihī
    to make a hissing noise
  7. hītako, hītakotako
    to yawn
  8. hītawe
    to make an irregular high-pitched sound
  9. hītawetawe
    to make a continuous high-pitched sound, e.g siren or a dog whinning
  10. hotuhotu
    be accompanied with sobs, sob
  11. kapakapa
    to throb, beat
  12. kekē
    to creak
  13. korihi
    to sing (of birds)
  14. koropupū
    to bubble up, boil
  15. korowhiti
    to whistle
  16. matihe
    to sneeze
  17. mapu (-a)
    to sigh
  18. māturuturu (-hia)
    to trickle, drip
  19. ngaehe
    to rustle (of leaves)
  20. ngawē
    to yelp, howl
  21. ngē
    to screech, noise
  22. ngengere
    to growl, make a whinning noise
  23. ngunguru (-tia)
    to utter a suppressed groan, low - pitched sound
  24. pahū
    to burst, explode, bang
  25. pahupahu (-tia)
    to bark (of a dog)
  26. pakē
    to mack a crackin noise
  27. paki (-a)
    to slap, pat
  28. pako
    to make a loud noise, thud
  29. paoro
    to eche, resound
  30. papaki (pākia)
    to slap
  31. paratī
    to splash
  32. patero (-tia)
    to break wind loudly, fart
  33. pātōtō (-tia)
    to make repeating knocking noise
  34. pīhau, pīhauhau(-tia)
    to break wind quietly, fart
  35. rarā
    to rattle
  36. rōria
    to make droning noise, buzz
  37. tanguru
    to make a humming sound
  38. tatangi
    be rattling, jingle
  39. tīoro
    to scream, make a discordant noise
  40. tokomauri
    to hiccough / hiccup
  41. tokopuaha, tokopūhā
    to belch / burp
  42. tuwha, tuha (-ina)
    to spit, spit out, expectorate
  43. umere (-tia)
    to shout, applaud
  44. wawara, wawaro
    to make an indistinct sound, murmur
  45. whango (-hia)
    to be hoarse, having a nasal sound
  46. wharo
    to clear the throat, cough
  47. whengu (-a)
    to snort, low the nose
  48. whio, whiowhio (-tia)
    to whistle

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