Kōrero: Tauranga Moana

Whakapapa from the Tākitimu canoe

He whakapapa o Tākitimu

Ko Tākitimu, e mōhiotia nei e ngā iwi o te moana o Tauranga, ko Takitimu, tētahi atu waka nui ka ū ki te moana o Tauranga. Ka tohu te whakapapa nei ki a Ranginui, te tuarua a Tamatea-arikinui, te rangatira o te waka. Ko Ranginui te tipuna taketake o Ngāti Ranginui.

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Te Awanuiārangi Black, 'Tauranga Moana - Ngā whenua me ngā waka tūturu', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/whakapapa/3681/he-whakapapa-o-takitimu (accessed 25 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Te Awanuiārangi Black, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017