He Pataka Kupu : Te Kai a te rangatira (Maori Language Dictionary )
|Author:||Maori Language Commission|
Te Reo Maori Literary Award is a - a Maori-only language resource, compiled out of seven years' research by the Maori Language Commission. Containing over 22,000 entries, it is a comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of the MÃ¢ori language. For each entry, the dictionary gives the category, parts of speech, definitions, examples of the word used in context, and an etymology of the word, drawing on a wide corpus of written material in te reo
Winner of Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Maori Language Award 2009.
Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori (the Maori Language Commission) is the government department charged with promoting te reo as a living and official language.