Nga kupu o te marae.txt

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mattlange
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225316
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Nga kupu o te marae.txt
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2013-07-18 05:35:11
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List of Maori words relating to the marae
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  1. au/ahau
    I/me
  2. harirū
    to shake hands when greeting another person
  3. he aha?
    what?
  4. hongi
    to greet another person by pressing noses
  5. karanga
    to call, a ritual call of welcome or reply (usually done by women)
  6. kawa
    protocols and practices
  7. koha
    gift
  8. marae ātea
    the area in front of a meeting house between the hosts and the guests during a welcome
  9. mihi
    to greet another person
  10. mihimihi
    an introductory and less formal greeting
  11. poroporoaki
    farewell speech
  12. pōwhiri
    a formal welcome
  13. tomokanga, waharoa
    entrance or gateway to a marae
  14. whaikōrero
    formal speech, oratory (usually given by men)
  15. whare horoi
    ablutions (toilet and shower block on a marae)
  16. wharemoe
    sleeping house

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