!
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
 
X
Te Reo Matatini

poroporoaki ~tia

eulogy, farewell

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te kōrero ōkawa ka tukuna hei whakamihi i te tangata, hunga tāngata rānei kua riro i te ringa kaha o Mate. Kikī ana te poroporoaki i te reo whakaniko, pērā i te huahuatau, te whakahahaki me te kupu whakarite.

A formal speech of farewell and acknowledgement to a person or people who have passed away. Poroporoaki are replete with eloquent language such as metaphor, allusion and simile.

Tauira KŌrero

Kei roto i ngā poroporoaki a te hunga mātau ki te whaikōrero, rangona ai te rerehua o te reo Māori.

Tē taea tana poroporoaki te whakapākehā, inā te whakaniko o tōna reo.

Ka poroporoakitia te hunga i mate i tāwāhi i ngā pakanga o reira, i te kāinga anō hoki.

Tauira KŌrero

Kei roto i ngā poroporoaki a te hunga mātau ki te whaikōrero, rangona ai te rerehua o te reo Māori.

Tē taea tana poroporoaki te whakapākehā, inā te whakaniko o tōna reo.

Ka poroporoakitia te hunga i mate i tāwāhi i ngā pakanga o reira, i te kāinga anō hoki.