pounamu

noun

pou·​na·​mu
pōˈnä(ˌ)mü
plural -s
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2
: a Maori weapon or implement made of nephrite

Word History

Etymology

Maori

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“Pounamu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pounamu. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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