Historical loan words
to yearn for, grieve deeply.
Ka murimuri aroha ki a Te Ruruanga (W 1971:214). / Yearning for Te Ruruanga.
tameme, wawata, warawara, wara, konau, muri aroha, ingo, kōnohi, āwhitu, ohia, ingoingo, hōkaka
deep sympathy, sad thoughts, grief, loving greeting, deep affection, affection, love.
Ka pōturi te haere a Tauhara, he murimuri aroha nōna ki a Pīhanga (Te Ara 2011) / Tauhara travelled slowly, looking back longingly at Pīhanga.
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