noun Mao·ri \ˈma(-ə)r-ē\

: a member of the original people living in New Zealand

: the language of the Maori people

plural Maori or Maoris

Full Definition of MAORI

:  the Polynesian language of the Maori people
:  a member of a Polynesian people native to New Zealand

Origin of MAORI

Maori māori, literally, normal, ordinary
First Known Use: 1828

Rhymes with MAORI


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