noun, often capitalized \ˈpä-kə-ˌhä, ˈpa-kē-ə\
plural pakeha or pakehas

Definition of PAKEHA

chiefly New Zealand
:  a person who is not of Maori descent; especially :  a white person

Origin of PAKEHA

First Known Use: 1832


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