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

mangungu

close, tight (of weaving)

tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te noho pipiri o ngā whenu i te raranga, kāore ōna āputa, kāore i pūareare.

The close meshing of strands in weaving, leaving no gaps.

Tauira KŌrero

He mangungu te kete, he tohu nā te ringarehe i mahi.

He moumou noa iho te kete mangungu e whakamahia ki te rau kūmara.

He pai pea kia koropupūngia te harakeke, kia mangungu tonu te raranga, kia kore ai e ngekingeki ina maroke.

KUPU KĒ ATU

pūputu

Tauira KŌrero

He mangungu te kete, he tohu nā te ringarehe i mahi.

He moumou noa iho te kete mangungu e whakamahia ki te rau kūmara.

He pai pea kia koropupūngia te harakeke, kia mangungu tonu te raranga, kia kore ai e ngekingeki ina maroke.