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taiaha

/ˈtaɪəˌhɑː/
noun
1.
(NZ) a carved weapon in the form of a staff, now used in Māori ceremonial oratory
Word Origin
Māori
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  • As he shouted these questions and answers he ran swiftly backwards and forwards brandishing a taiaha as he ran.

    The Treaty of Waitangi T. Lindsay Buick
  • As he listened to Heke he rested upon his taiaha, and smiled upon those about him.

    The Treaty of Waitangi T. Lindsay Buick

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