Glossary.

kea

a

ahau -me,I

awa – river

e

h

hapu – sub tribe

 

i

ingoa – name

iwi – tribe

k

kete – flax bag

kaitiakitanga – caregiver of the land and waters

karakia – prayer, blessing

kai – food

korowai – cloak

m

marae – place in front of the meeting house, also the other buildings at the complex

maunga – mountain

n

o

p

r

t

u

w

whanau – family