ERIC Number: ED416683
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
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Te Matatiki. Contemporary Maori Words.
The dictionary of contemporary Maori, a revised edition, includes over 2,000 previously unpublished terms and provides Maori derivation of each entry, based on recent research into the language. An introductory section is in both Maori and English. Entries are in two sections: English-Maori and Maori-English. In addition, an appendix lists the Maori names of government agencies that have an official Maori name, the Maori names of days and months, and a selection of international place names, predominantly derived from English. Contains 14 references. (MSE)
Descriptors: Dictionaries, English, Language Patterns, Language Research, Language Usage, Linguistic Borrowing, Maori, Public Agencies, Uncommonly Taught Languages, Vocabulary
Oxford University Press, Inc., 198 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
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