Story: Ngā iwi tuatahi

Te nehenehe nui

Te nehenehe nui

Noho ai te patupaiarehe me te kākarepō ki ngā ngahere ururua. Mōhiotia ai rātou i Te Ika-a-Māui, he maero, he iwi weriweri. Nō te taenga o ngā iwi o Hawaiki ki Aotearoa, ka rere rātou ki ngā ngahere o Taranaki me Whanganui whakamaru ai. I Te Wai Pounamu, karangahia ai ēnei iwi he māeroero, ā, ko tā rātou mahi he haukoti i ngā tira haere.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, 'Ngā iwi tuatahi - Ngā tīpuna nō te taiao', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/2405/te-nehenehe-nui (accessed 20 March 2019)

Story by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal, published 8 Feb 2005