Word of the day

September 17, 2018

Atamai –  knowing, quick-witted, ready, intelligent; intellect.

(Celebrating Maori Language Week).


Word of the day

September 16, 2018

Hari – to be delighted, happy, glad; to dance, sing a song to a dance, lead a song.

(Celebrating Maori Language Week)


Word of the day

September 14, 2018

Tika – to be correct, true, upright, right, just, fair, accurate, appropriate, lawful, proper, valid; straight, direct, keep on a direct course; correctly, directly, fairly, justly, straight; truth, correctness, directness, justice, fairness, righteousness, right.

(Celebrating Maori Language Week)


Word of the day

September 13, 2018

Hautupua – to be fearsome, formidable, awesome; remarkable, monstrous.

(Celebrating Maori Language Week).


Word of the day

September 12, 2018

Tauwhirotanga – caring, kindness, compassion.

(It’s Maori Language Week).


Word of the day

September 11, 2018

Manauhea – to be weak, in ill health; reluctant.

(It’s Maori Language Week)


Word of the day

September 10, 2018

Paheko – to combine, cooperate, join.

(For Maori Language Week).


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