Kōrero: Tangihanga

Waka kōiwi

Waka kōiwi

He ōrite te hanga o tēnei waka kōiwi ki te mokomoko. I ngā wā o mua, ka whakawehi te tangata i te mokomoko, ā, ko te whakairo nei, hei tiaki i ngā kōiwi inā tuponohia ai te waka kōiwi. I kitea tēnei waka kōiwi ki tētahi ana ki Waiōmio, e patata ana ki Hokianga.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Reference: Elsdon Best, The Maori. Wellington: Board of Maori Ethnological Research for the Author and on behalf of the Polynesian Society, 1924, pg 277

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Rawinia Higgins, 'Tangihanga - Ngā tikanga o te tangihanga', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/28783/waka-koiwi (accessed 15 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Rawinia Higgins, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011