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tāmaki

1. (noun) omen, portent.

Mehemea ka kino te tākiri, he tāmaki tēnā (W 1971:376). / If the convulsive twitching is bad, that's an omen.

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Kiwi Tāmaki

1. (personal name) powerful leader of Te Wai-o-Hua of Tāmaki-makau-rau who were eventually defeated by Ngāti Whātua and Kiwi was killed.

(Te Kōhure Textbook (Ed. 2): 108-109;)

Tāmaki Paenga Hira

1. (location) Auckland War Memorial Museum.

Toi o Tāmaki

1. Auckland Art Gallery.

Tāmaki-nui-a-Rua

1. (location) Seventy Mile Bush (range east of Tararua and Ruahine Ranges).

Tāmaki-nui-a-Rua

1. (location) Dannevirke.

Nō te 5 o Oketopa i te tau i muri mai ka moea e Tūati te taina o Rosina, a Ivory Tēpora Morris ki Tāmaki-nui-a-Rua (TTR 1998:110). /

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See also Tanewaka

Wānanga Aronui o Tāmaki Makau Rau, Te

1. (location) Auckland University of Technology, AUT University.

Whare Wānanga o Tāmaki-makaurau, Te

1. (location) Pre-2021 name for The University of Auckland.

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