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The Raupo Dictionary of Modern Maori

The Raupo Dictionary of Modern Maori (Main)

By Ryan, Pm

This dictionary by P.M. Ryan, one of New Zealand's leading Maori-language scholars, is the most comprehensive and up-to-date available. Contains over 50,000 concise entries divided into Maori-English and English-Maori sections. Includes all the words most commonly used by fl...uent Maori speakers. Features a vocabulary list with words for new inventions, metric terms, modern concepts and scientific, computer, technological and legal terms. Incorporates an easy-to-use guide to the pronunciation of Maori and a section on Maori grammar. Includes separate lists giving Maori translations of seasons, months, days of the week, points of the compass, parts of the body, New Zealand and overseas place names, and personal names. Contains a Maori proverbs section, complete with translations and interpretations, and a map of tribal areas. The Raupo Dictionary of Modern Maori: a modern classic.
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ISBN 9781742532684
Published 2 Jul 2012
Publisher Penguin
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ISBN-13 9781742532684
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin eBooks (NZ Adult)
Published 2 Jul 2012
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Ryan, Pm
Category Bilingual Dictionaries
Language Teaching & Learning (Other Than ELT)
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
AUC Languages
Number of Pages 1
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 499.442321
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Bilingual Dictionaries
ONIX Text General/trade