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Tikanga ā-Iwi

koutangata

humanity

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko ngā āhua ake tē kitea e te karu, e tangata ai te tangata, pēnei i te ngākau aroha me te hirikapo auaha.

The unseen qualities that make a person a human being, such as compassion and a creative intellect.

Tauira KŌrero

Ko tana aroā koutangata e āki ana i a ia ki te tuku moni hei āwhina i te hunga tuakoka o reira.

Ko te mahi kino a te whakaweti rā e tino whakamātau ana i taku pono ki te koutangata.

Ki a au, ko Nelson Mandela te kikomūrau taiea o tēnei mea te koutangata.

Takenga Mai

kou - of good quality

tangata - person, human being

Tauira KŌrero

Ko tana aroā koutangata e āki ana i a ia ki te tuku moni hei āwhina i te hunga tuakoka o reira.

Ko te mahi kino a te whakaweti rā e tino whakamātau ana i taku pono ki te koutangata.

Ki a au, ko Nelson Mandela te kikomūrau taiea o tēnei mea te koutangata.