Historical loan words
to speak evil of, backbite, malign, denigrate, disparage.
Ko au pea e, kai ngā whare rā e muhari ana mō te pakihore (JPS 1898:131). / Perhaps it is me in that house being maligned for idleness.
kohimu, ngau tuarā, kōhumuhumu, kōhimuhimu
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Te kai a te rangatira
He Pātaka Kupu is a monolingual Māori language dictionary, and was designed using its own culturally authentic terms.