Historical loan words
food basket, large square-bottomed basket for cooked food for distinguished visitors.
E pūranga kau ana ngā pārō, ngā poti tara, ngā pohewa (W 1971:287). / The small food baskets, the larger food baskets and the food receptacles just lay in a heap.
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