Kōrero: Tapa whenua

He mahere o Aotearoa nā Kāpene Kuki

He mahere o Aotearoa nā Kāpene Kuki

Nā Kāpene Kuki (James Cook) tēnei mahere whenua i tuhi i tana haerenga tuatahi ki Aotearoa i ngā tau 1769–70. Ka hoatu e ngā tāngata Māori ki a ia ngā ingoa mō Te Ika-a-Māui me Te Wai Pounamu. I tuhi a ia ‘Ea hei nom auwe’, ko te whakapae ko ‘He ahi nō Māui’, ‘He mea hī nō Māui’ rānei. Ko te āhua nei ko ‘Toai Poonamo’ tana tuhi i Te Wai Pounamu.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Rāwiri Taonui, 'Tapa whenua - Nga ingoa mai i Te Moananui-a-Kiwa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/map/18641/he-mahere-o-aotearoa-na-kapene-kuki (accessed 18 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Rāwiri Taonui, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008