tohunga

noun
to·​hun·​ga | \ ˈtōˌhu̇ŋgə \
plural -s

Definition of tohunga

New Zealand
: a Maori priest or performer of sacred rites : sage, medicine man

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“Tohunga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tohunga. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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