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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, Hangarau, Tikanga ā-Iwi
 
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Tikanga ā-Iwi

taonga

artefact, heirloom

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He mea ka hangaia, ka titoa rānei e te tangata, e whai pānga ana ki te ahurea me te hītori o te iwi nāna te taonga. Ka pā ki ngā taonga ōkiko, pērā i te taputapu, ka pā hoki ki ngā taonga kiko-kore pērā i te waiata.

Something made or created by a human being, that relates to the culture and history of the people to whom it belongs. It includes tangible objects such as tools, and intangible things such as song.

Tauira KŌrero

Kei Te Papa Tongarewa ētahi o ngā taonga hirahira tonu o te ao Māori e puritia ana.

Ko te mātai whaipara tangata, koirā ko te āta kimi, te āta tirotiro, te āta rangahau i ngā taonga ā-iwi o nehe.

He taonga ērā matau, nō mua i te taenga mai o te Pākehā ki Aotearoa, he mea hura i tētahi kāinga tawhito i Te Tauihu-o-te-Waka.

Tauira KŌrero

Kei Te Papa Tongarewa ētahi o ngā taonga hirahira tonu o te ao Māori e puritia ana.

Ko te mātai whaipara tangata, koirā ko te āta kimi, te āta tirotiro, te āta rangahau i ngā taonga ā-iwi o nehe.

He taonga ērā matau, nō mua i te taenga mai o te Pākehā ki Aotearoa, he mea hura i tētahi kāinga tawhito i Te Tauihu-o-te-Waka.