Tāngata whenua

Whakamārama

Ko te iwi taketake o Aotearoa, ko te Māori, nō rātou te whenua.

Scope note

Describes the Māori people, who are the indigenous people of New Zealand, as a collective. See also Iwi taketake (Indigenous peoples and cultures).

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