Story: Translation and interpreting – te whakamāori ā-tuhi, ā-waha hoki

Williams family, translators

Several generations of the Williams family contributed to translating English-language texts, especially religious publications, into Māori. They also contributed to landmark works on the Māori language, such as the first substantial Māori–English dictionary. This family tree shows some of the most significant members of this celebrated family.

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Mark Derby, 'Translation and interpreting – te whakamāori ā-tuhi, ā-waha hoki - First English–Māori translations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 April 2024)

Story by Mark Derby, published 22 Oct 2014