kukupa

noun ku·ku·pa \ˈkükəpə\

Definition of kukupa

plural

kukupas

  1. :  kereru Known as kereru in most of the country but as kukupa in the north, wood pigeons were traditionally killed for their meat and feathers, but are now protected. — Sunday Star-Times (Auckland, New Zealand), 22 Apr. 2012

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Origin and Etymology of kukupa

Maori


First Known Use: 1838


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