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Toi Ataata

mātātara

flax divided into narrow strips for weaving

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko ngā whā harakeke kua oti te tākirikiri kia whāiti, kia rauangi ai te raranga i te kete whakairo, i te whāriki, i tētahi taonga kē atu rānei.

Flax leaves which have been stripped to a narrow width for the fine weaving of an ornamented kit, a mat or other taonga.

Tauira KŌrero

E noho pūputu mai ana ngā mātātara hei raranga kete.

Ki te takiwā pea o te ono mitamano te whānui o ngā mātātara, ko te mea nui kia ōrite te katoa.

He aha te taputapu hei whakarite i ngā mātātara mō te mahi raranga?

Tauira KŌrero

E noho pūputu mai ana ngā mātātara hei raranga kete.

Ki te takiwā pea o te ono mitamano te whānui o ngā mātātara, ko te mea nui kia ōrite te katoa.

He aha te taputapu hei whakarite i ngā mātātara mō te mahi raranga?