: a flightless New Zealand rail (Gallirallus australis)

Word History

Etymology

Maori

First Known Use

1845, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of weka was in 1845

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“Weka.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weka. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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