Kōrero: Waikato iwi

Te Pūaha o Waikato

Te Pūaha o Waikato

I puta te ingoa o ‘Waikato’ i te hekenga o te waka o Tainui ki Aotearoa. I te taenga ki te wahapū o te awa, ka mātaki te iwi i te ia o te awa e kato (tō) ana i te wai tai – nā reira ka tapaina te awa, ko Waikato.

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GNS Science
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Photograph by Lloyd Homer

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Waikato iwi - Ngā tohu whenua o Waikato', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1716/te-puaha-o-waikato (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017