Kōrero: Taranaki tribe

Mt Taranaki (Mt Egmont)

Mt Taranaki (Mt Egmont)

Mt Taranaki, pictured here, together with the Kaitake and Pouākai ranges, dominates the Taranaki tribal area. The mountains are central to the identity of the tribe: the original ancestors were called Te Kāhui Maunga – the people of the mountains.

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Photograph by Lloyd Homer

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Te Miringa Hōhaia, 'Taranaki tribe - Tribal origins', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1863/mt-taranaki-mt-egmont (accessed 2 October 2020)

He kōrero nā Te Miringa Hōhaia, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017