Hikoi Waewae Guided Walks, West Coast New Zealand

Ma nga tapuwae. O mua nga tapuwae. O muri e tohua ai
Past footprints lead future steps

Tour details – West Coast Guided Walks, NZ

Translations

TE AO MĀORI – the Māori world.
AOTEAROA – Māori name for New Zealand.
TE TAI POUTINI – the West Coast.
HĪKOI – journey, walk.
WAEWAE – legs.
POUNAMU – greenstone, NZ nephrite jade.
WHENUA – land.
TUPUNA – ancestors.
TĀNE – man.
TAMARIKI – children.
MOKOPUNA – grandchildren.
WHAKAPAPA – gene ology.
MAHINGA KAI – traditional Māori food gathering practises.
KAI – food.
KIA ORA – greeting, hello.
KOUTOU – everyone.
NAU MAI – welcome.
HAERE MAI – come, welcome.
KAIARAHE – guide.