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taara Play

1. (loan) (noun) dollar.

(Te Kākano Textbook (Ed. 2): 48;)

tāra Play

1. (loan) (noun) dollar.

He maitai te kotahi tāra me te rua tāra o Aotearoa, he pepa ngā mea nui ake i tērā te wāriu (PK 2008:862). / The one and two dollars are coins in Aotearoa/New Zealand and the ones above that in value are notes.
(Te Kākano Textbook (Ed. 2): 48;)

See also taara

kotahi tāra Play

1. (loan) (noun) one dollar coin, one dollar.

rua tekau tāra Play

1. (loan) (noun) twenty-dollar note, $20.

rua tāra Play

1. (noun) two dollar coin, $2.

Heoi, kei reira tonu ngā tohu ki te hono o tēnei whenua ki Peretānia, pērā i te pane Kuīni kei runga i ngā tāra me ngā rua tāra (Te Ara 2013). / But there are still signs of this county's link with Britain, such as the Queen’s head on New Zealand dollar and two dollar coins.

kotahi rau tāra Play

1. (loan) one hundred dollar note, $100.

tekau tāra Play

1. (loan) (noun) ten-dollar note, $10.

rima tāra Play

1. (loan) (noun) five-dollar note, $5.

rima tekau tāra Play

1. (loan) (noun) fifty-dollar note, $50.

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