Kōrero: Te reo Māori

Te whānau reo Austronesia

Te whānau reo Austronesia

Kei te tohu te mahere nei ko hea ngā reo Austronesia e rima i roto i Poronihia. Ko ngā reo o Ngā Kuki Airani, Tahiti me Tuamotu ngā reo tino tata rawa ki te reo Māori. Kātahi ka mārama te take i taea ai e Tupaia o Tahiti te whitiwhiti kōrero me ngā Māori i tana haerenga mai me Kāpene Kuki i te haerenga tuatahitanga mai i te wā 1769 ki te 1770.

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Source: K. R. Howe, ed., Vaka moana: voyages of the ancestors: the discovery and settlement of the Pacific. Auckland: David Bateman; Auckland Museum, 2006

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Rawinia Higgins rāua ko Basil Keane, 'Te reo Māori - Te reo Māori', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/map/41061/te-whanau-reo-austronesia (accessed 15 November 2019)

Story by Rawinia Higgins rāua ko Basil Keane, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Sep 2015