Definition of Maori. Meaning of Maori. Synonyms of Maori

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Definition of Maori

Maori
Maori Ma"o*ri, n.; pl. Maoris. (Ethnol.) One of the aboriginal inhabitants of New Zealand; also, the original language of New Zealand. -- a. Of or pertaining to the Maoris or to their language.

Meaning of Maori from wikipedia

- Māori or Maori can refer to: Māori people of New Zealand, or members of that group Māori language, the language of the Māori people of New Zealand Māori...
- The Māori (/ˈmaʊri/, Māori: [ˈmaːɔɾi] (listen)) are the indigenous Polynesian people of mainland New Zealand (Aotearoa). Māori originated with settlers...
- Māori (Māori: [ˈmaːɔɾi] (listen)), also known as te reo ('the language'), is an Eastern Polynesian language spoken by the Māori people, the indigenous...
- Māori culture (Māori: Māoritanga) is the customs, cultural practices, and beliefs of the indigenous Māori people of New Zealand. It originated from, and...
- The history of the Māori began with the arrival of Polynesian settlers in New Zealand (Aotearoa in Māori), in a series of ocean migrations in canoes starting...
- Māori Party (Māori: Te Pāti Māori) is a political party in New Zealand advocating indigenous rights and centre-left policies. It contests the Māori electorates...
- The Māori All Blacks, previously called the New Zealand Māori, New Zealand Maoris and New Zealand Natives, are a rugby union team from New Zealand. They...
- In New Zealand politics, Māori electorates, colloquially known as the Māori seats, are a special category of electorate that until 1967 gave reserved positions...
- Haka (/ˈhɑːkə/; plural haka, in both Māori and English) is a ceremonial dance in Māori culture. It is often performed by a group, with vigorous movements...
- Māori Australians are Australians of Māori heritage. The Māori presence in Australia dates back to the 19th century when Māori travelled to Sydney to trade...