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āwhina Play

1. (verb) (-hia,-ngia,-tia) to assist, help, support, benefit.

Āwhina katoa atu mātau i ō mātau mātua ki te parau, ki te rumaki i ngā kai (HP 1991:14). / We all helped our parents plough and plant the crops.


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2. (modifier) assisting, aiding, helping, benefitting.

Nō tēnei rā i tuhi atu ai mātau ki te Minita Māori, he whakaatu i ō mātau whakaaro mō te wehewehenga o te moni āwhina nei ki ngā kura (TTT 1/2/1922:8). / Today we wrote to the Minister of Native Affairs advising him of our thoughts concerning the apportioning of the financial assistance to schools.


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3. (noun) assistance, aid, help, benefit.

Nō mātou tonu te whakaaro kia hoatu he karahipi e £25 i te tau hei āwhina: ā, i te mea ka kitea kei te ranea he moni mō tēnei tau ka whakawhānuitia te āwhina kia horapa atu ki ngā minita Māori katoa puta noa i Aotearoa me Te Waipounamu (TTT 1/8/1929:1036). / The idea to provide scholarships of £25 per annum as assistance was our own, and, because it has been found that there is an abundance of funding for this year, the assistance has been extended to include all Māori ministers throughout the North and South Islands.


pātene āwhina Play

1. (loan) (noun) help button.


kupu āwhina Play

1. advice.


moni āwhina Play

1. (loan) (noun) financial assistance, subsidy.

Nāwai rā tukua mai ana e te Tari Māori te moni āwhina hei whakatū i ngā whare hou e waru ki Te Oreore (TTR 2000:77). / After a time the Department of Māori Affairs provided financial assistance to erect eight new houses at Te Ore Ore.


ringa āwhina tāhūhū Play

1. (noun) executive personal assistant.


āwhina ā-ture Play

1. (loan) (noun) legal aid.


Kaporeihana Āwhina Hunga Whara, Te Play

1. (loan) Accident Compensation Corporation.


Synonyms: Kāporeihana Kamupene Heihana


Poari Arotake i te Āwhina Ture, Te Play

1. (loan) Legal Aid Review Panel.


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