Kōrero: Ngārara

Whakapapa o te tuatara me te mokomoko

Whakapapa o te tuatara me te mokomoko

Heke ai ngā tuatara me ngā mokomoko i a Tangaroa te atua o te moana. Whakapapa mai ai ngā mokomoko i a Punga; e kī ana te kōrero he anuanu ōna uri. Ko Tū-te-wanawana (Tū-te-winiwini rānei) te tama a Punga; ko ēnei ōna uri: te kawekaweau, te tuatara, te mokopāpā, te mokomoko. Huaina katoatia ai ēnei, he ngārara.

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Bradford Haami, 'Ngārara - He aha te ngārara?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/whakapapa/12931/whakapapa-o-te-tuatara-me-te-mokomoko (accessed 20 June 2019)

Story by Bradford Haami, published 24 Sep 2007