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Te Reo Matatini

puka kūpara

tome

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He pukapuka nui, he taumaha, he mātuatua, he whai mana i roto i te kaupapa i tuhia ai ōna kōrero.

A large, heavy book that is important and influential in its relevant field. 

Tauira KŌrero

Me whai pēke wīra hei kawe i ō puka kūpara, kei tanuku te tuara.

He aha i kīia ai tētahi pukapuka he puka kūpara?

Ko Ngā Tama Toa, nā Monty Soutar, hei tauira o te puka kūpara kua tuhia ki te reo Māori.

Takenga Mai

puka (pukapuka) - book

kūpara - large, heavy, substantial

Tauira KŌrero

Me whai pēke wīra hei kawe i ō puka kūpara, kei tanuku te tuara.

He aha i kīia ai tētahi pukapuka he puka kūpara?

Ko Ngā Tama Toa, nā Monty Soutar, hei tauira o te puka kūpara kua tuhia ki te reo Māori.