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Toi Ataata

marakihau

painted or carved figure in the form of a mythical sea creature

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He momo āhua nō te ao o Tangaroa, e kitea nuitia ana i ētahi o ō tātou wharenui. Ko te nuinga, he mea peita, he mea whakairo rānei ki ngā poupou o te whare.

A type of figure from the realm of Tangaroa that is seen in some meeting houses, usually painted or carved on the poupou of the house.

Tauira KŌrero

Whakamāramatia mai ngā wāhanga me te āhua o te marakihau.

He aha ngā kōrero a te koroua mō te tikanga o te marakihau?

He rite te hiku o te marakihau ki tō te tohorā.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

He tauira ēnei o te marakihau:

Cliff Whiting
Marakihau
Te rākau kauri

Tauira KŌrero

Whakamāramatia mai ngā wāhanga me te āhua o te marakihau.

He aha ngā kōrero a te koroua mō te tikanga o te marakihau?

He rite te hiku o te marakihau ki tō te tohorā.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga