Iwi taketake


Ko ngā iwi tawhito o te ao, nō rātou te whenua.

Scope note

Members of the original ethnic groups who populated the country in which they are living (United Nations definition). Use for works about indigenous peoples and cultures around the world. Use also for ancient civilizations. See also: Tauiwi (Foreigners) and Tāngata whenua (Māori people).

English used for

Tāhuhu/Broader terms

Kaho/Related terms