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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Pūtaiao

kaiota

herbivore

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He rauropi kai otaota, koirā anake tāna kai. Hei tauira, ko te pūrerehua, ko te rāpeti, ko te hipi.

An organism that only eats plant matter. For example, butterflies, rabbits and sheep.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha i kīia ai tētahi rauropi, he kaiota?

Rārangihia ngā kaiota e noho mai ana ki te māra kai.

Ko tā te kaiota he tango mai i te pūngao mōna i te warowaihā o roto i te tipu e kaingia ana.

Takenga Mai

kai - to eat, consume

ota (otaota) - vegetation

KUPU KĒ ATU

kaitipu

Tauira KŌrero

He aha i kīia ai tētahi rauropi, he kaiota?

Rārangihia ngā kaiota e noho mai ana ki te māra kai.

Ko tā te kaiota he tango mai i te pūngao mōna i te warowaihā o roto i te tipu e kaingia ana.