Historical loan words
tear (of crying).
Ko ngā putiputi nei he roimata nō tātou mō rātou mā e takoto mai rā i ngā marae o ngā iwi kē (TTT 1/4/1927:565). / These flowers were our tears for those who lie on the battle fields of other nationalities.
tukutuku pattern formed with stitches that fall vertically, like albatross tears, representing misfortune and disaster.
Franz Josef Glacier (West Coast) Also known as Te Tai o Wawe.
Franz Josef Glacier. Also known as Kā Roimata o Hine Hukatere.
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