Dictionary of Modern Maori (4e) : 9780868635699

Dictionary of Modern Maori (4e)

 
Edition
 
4
ISBN
 
9780868635699
ISBN 10
 
0868635693
Published
 
01/06/1997
Published by
 
Pearson New Zealand
Pages
 
Format
 
Available on demand
 
Title type
Book
$37.29
 
 
 
Description

P. M. Ryan's Dictionary of Modern Māori

  • contains over 15,000 headwords, Māori to English and English to Māori sections.
  • includes all the words most commonly used by fluent Māori speakers
  • features an expanded vocabulary list, with words for new inventions, metric terms, modern concepts and some scientific, technological and legal terms
  • incorporates an easy-to-use guide to the pronunciation of Māori and a section on Māori grammar
  • includes separate lists giving Māori translations of Christian names, seasons, months, days of the week, points of the compass, parts of the body, colours, countries and continents
  • contains a Māori proverbs sections, complete with translations and intrepretations.