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ākipīhopa Play

1. (loan) (noun) archbishop.

Ka haere mai te ākipīhopa ki te whakawahi i a ia ki te hinu (TP 6/1911). / The archbishop came to anoint him with oil.

2. (loan) (personal noun) archbishop.

I mea a Ākipīhopa Penehana o Kanatipere, “Te mahi tuatahi mā te Karaitiana he mea kia Karaitiana ētahi atu tāngata.” (TP 11/1899:8) / Archbishop Benson of Canterbury said, “The first task of the Christian is to get other people to become Christian.”

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