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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

nape

ligament

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He tāhei pūtautau pūioio e hono ana i ngā kōiwi o tētahi pona. Kāore e kūtorotoro te nape, engari he hangore tonu. Ko tā te nape he whakapakari i ngā pona, he whakawhāiti hoki i ngā nekeneke e taea ana.

A tough band of tissue that links the bones in a joint. A ligament is inelastic but flexible. It strengthens a joint and also restricts its movement.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te nape e hono ana i ngā kōiwi o te turi?

Whakamāramatia mai te mahi a te nape ki te whakawhāiti i ngā nekeneke o tētahi pona.

Mēnā ka tihaea ngā nape o te turi, he whara nui tēnā.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te nape e hono ana i ngā kōiwi o te turi?

Whakamāramatia mai te mahi a te nape ki te whakawhāiti i ngā nekeneke o tētahi pona.

Mēnā ka tihaea ngā nape o te turi, he whara nui tēnā.