Historical loan words
sea coast, coast, shore.
Ka haere te taua mā te takutai kia tae ki Kāparatehau; i reira a Te Rauparaha e hopu pūtangitangi ana (Te Ara 2012). / The war party travelled along the coastline to Lake Grassmere where Te Rauparaha was capturing paradise ducks.
coast, foreshore and seabed.
I tōia ki te awa ka mānu mai ki te takutai moana, ka tōia mā te waka ki Whāngārā (TTR 1990:16). / It was hauled to the river and floated to the coast, and towed by canoe to Whāngārā.
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