Story: Tapa whenua

Te ingoa wāhi roa rawa atu i te ao

Te ingoa wāhi roa rawa atu i te ao

He maha ngā ingoa wāhi a te Māori ka kōrero mō tētahi kaupapa ake. Ko te whakapae, koinei te ingoa wāhi roa rawa atu i te ao: Taumata-whakatangihanga-kōauau-o-Tamatea-turi-pūkaka-piki-maunga-horonuku-pōkai-whenua-ki-tāna-tahu.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Rāwiri Taonui, 'Tapa whenua - Ngā tikanga me ngā ingoa mai i Te Moananui-a-Kiwa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18650/te-ingoa-wahi-roa-rawa-atu-i-te-ao (accessed 26 April 2019)

Story by Rāwiri Taonui, published 24 Nov 2008