Historical loan words
silver (both colour and metal).
Ā he mea herehere ngā waewae o Ihaka e Rīhari ki te mekameka hiriwa (TW 23/11/1878:589). / And Richard bound Issac’s feet in silver chains.
(loan) (personal noun)
Silver Ferns - the national women's netball team.
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