Kōrero: Waiata tawhito

Ko Tamatekapua

Ko Tamatekapua

Ko te poupou kei waenganui ko Tamatekapua o Te Arawa. Kei runga ia i te poutoti i whakamahia e ia hei tāhae i ngā pōporohuamea i Hawaiki – nō konei ka rere mai a Te Arawa ki Aotearoa. He maha ngā waiata e tākina ai ngā mahi a Tamatekapua.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Rawinia Higgins and Arini Loader, 'Waiata tawhito - Te takenga mai o te waiata', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/44217/ko-tamatekapua (accessed 21 August 2019)

Story by Rawinia Higgins and Arini Loader, published 22 Oct 2014