te rauparaha

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Te Rauparaha (teɪ ˈrəʊpɑːˌrɑːhɑː)
 
n
?1768--1849, Māori warrior chief, head of the Ngāti Toa tribe and signatory to the Treaty of Waitangi; noted for his cunning and his prowess in battle, he is also credited with composing "Ka Mate", the All Blacks' usual pre-match haka

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