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, Hangarau, Tikanga ā-Iwi
Te Reo Matatini
jabber, babble, talk nonsense
tūingoa, tūmahi poro
He whakapuakanga oro, kōrero rānei, he tere te whakaputa, he uaua te hopu mā te kaiwhakarongo. I ētahi wā maha, kāore e tino whai tikanga ana.
An utterance of sounds or talk which is fast and difficult for the listener to grasp. Often it will not have any meaning.