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  • Hekenga

Hekenga (Topical Term)

Preferred form: Hekenga
Used for/see from:
  • Migration
See also:

Whakamārama: Te hekenga mai o ngā waka ki Aotearoa. Te nukuhanga o ngā iwi me ngā hapū o roto.

Scope Note: Traditional term used for the mass movement of peoples. Includes both the migration of waka to New Zealand and the internal migrations of iwi or hapū, such as Te Hekenga Mai Raro o Ngāti Toa Rangatira. For the movement of individuals, use Hūnuku.

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