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Meaning of "Aotearoa" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD AOTEAROA

From Māori ao tea roa Land of the Long White Cloud.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF AOTEAROA

Aotearoa  [ˈæɒˌtɪəˌroːə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AOTEAROA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Aotearoa is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AOTEAROA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Aotearoa

Aotearoa, and is becoming increasingly widespread in the bilingual names of national organisations, such as the National Library of New Zealand / Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa. Since the 1990s it has been the custom to sing New Zealand's national anthem in both Māori and English "God Defend New Zealand", which has exposed the term Aotearoa to a wider audience.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AOTEAROA

Aoraki-Mount Cook
Aorangi-Mount Cook
aorist
aoristic
aoristically
aorta
aortae
aortal
aortic
aortitis
aortographic
aortography
Aosta
aoudad
Aouita
ap
apace
apache
apache dance
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WORDS THAT END LIKE AOTEAROA

American Samoa
balboa
boa
cocoa
dyschroa
genoa
goa
Lisboa
Mauna Loa
moa
Pessoa
pipiwharauroa
poa
proa
Samoa
Sinaloa
toheroa
varroa
Western Samoa
whoa

Synonyms and antonyms of Aotearoa in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Aotearoa» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AOTEAROA

Find out the translation of Aotearoa to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Aotearoa from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Aotearoa» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

奥特亚罗瓦
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Aotearoa
570 millions of speakers

English

Aotearoa
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Aotearoa
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أوتياروا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Аотеароа
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Aotearoa
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Aotearoa
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Aotearoa
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Aotearoa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Aotearoa
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アオテアロア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아오 테아 로아
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aotearoa
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Aotearoa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Aotearoa
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Aotearoa
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Aotearoa
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Aotearoa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

aotearoa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Аотеароа
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Aotearoa
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Aotearoa
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Aotearoa
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Aotearoa
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Aotearoa
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Aotearoa

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AOTEAROA»

The term «Aotearoa» is quite widely used and occupies the 39.956 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «Aotearoa».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AOTEAROA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Aotearoa» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Aotearoa» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Aotearoa

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AOTEAROA»

Discover the use of Aotearoa in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Aotearoa and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Sport Business Management in Aotearoa/New Zealand
By combining key management concepts with practical applications, this book provides students of sport management with a clear understanding of sport within the New Zealand context.
Sarah Leberman, Christopher William Collins, Linda Trenberth, 2006
2
Performing Aotearoa: New Zealand Theatre and Drama in an Age ...
It is hoped that this volume will shed light on a hitherto neglected field of the canon of English-language drama.
Marc Maufort, David O'Donnell (MA.), 2007
3
Masculinities in Aotearoa/New Zealand
This is the first interdisciplinary collection in New Zealand on this emerging topic, bringing together authors from the disciplines of anthropology, geography, women's studies, education, history and media studies.
Robin Law, Hugh R. Campbell, John C. Dolan, 1999
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Social Policy in Aotearoa New Zealand
The book enables students to understand the conflicting nature of these values and perspectives, and to integrate the theories of social policy with the methods and practices they will encounter in the field.
Christine Cheyne, Mike O'Brien, Michael Belgrave, 2009
5
Reading Pakeha?: Fiction and Identity in Aotearoa New Zealand
Specifically, "Reading Pakeha? Fiction and Identity in Aotearoa New Zealand "explores how concepts of race and ethnicity intersect with those of gender, sex, and sexuality. This book also asks whether 'Pakeha' is still a meaningful term.
Christina Stachurski, 2009
6
Queer in Aotearoa New Zealand
In this book, 'queer' brings together wide-ranging commentaries on the history, politics and culture of thirty years of sexual history in Aotearoa/New Zealand.
Lynne Alice, Lynne Star, 2004
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Lesbian Studies in Aotearoa/New Zealand
Ranging from literature to law, the essays demonstrate the breadth of erudition of scholars from both Maori and Pakeha (European) traditions, including essays discussing: the re-telling of a traditional Maori story several historical ...
Alison J. Laurie, 2001
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Terror in Our Midst?: Searching for Terrorism in Aotearoa ...
On 15 of October, 2007, three hundred police officers dressed in full riot gear, including balaclavas and sunglasses, raided the township of Ruatoki which lies at the northern end of the Ureweras.
Danny Keenan, 2008
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Understanding Health Inequalities in Aotearoa New Zealand
Quick-fix solutions to health inequalities are unlikely to be found in complex modern societies.
Kevin Dew, Anna Matheson, 2008
10
Women and Education in Aotearoa
Women. and. Education. in. Aotearoa. Edited. by. Sue. ffliddleton. and. Rlisnn. Jones. Women and Education in Aotearoa 2 is a must for all who are involved in the New Zealand education system. The Dominion This book deserves to be ...
Sue Middleton, Alison Jones, 1997

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AOTEAROA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Aotearoa is used in the context of the following news items.
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New resource about history of Parihaka developed for schools
The resource contents were put together by Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand in collaboration with Parihaka community leader Dr Ruakere Hond, ... «Taranaki Daily News, Jul 15»
2
Isaac Theatre Royal's CEO recognised at Arts Access Awards
He was awarded the Arts Access Accolade by award patron Dame Rosie Horton at Arts Access Aotearoa's annual awards ceremony, ... «Scoop.co.nz, Jul 15»
3
Say no to single use plastics during Plastic Free July
Competition entries can be emailed to taranaki@parakore.maori.nz or posted on the Plastic Free July Aotearoa Facebook page. - Stuff. «Taranaki Daily News, Jul 15»
4
Demand drop behind move to end scheme
However, recently released data by Safekids Aotearoa showed car crashes ... Safekids Aotearoa director Ann Weaver said the number of car ... «Wanganui Chronicle, Jul 15»
5
Editorial: Cape to City worth supporting
... the Department of Conservation, Landcare Research, Cape Sanctuary and the Aotearoa Foundation, as well as private businesses and other ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
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NICOLA YOUNG: How kids grow shapes Aotearoa
HBT105523-03.JPG L-R White Ribbon day in Hastings Central Business District. Photographer: Paul Taylor NEWS / LEADER THL 01Dec10 ... «Wanganui Chronicle, Jul 15»
7
group pushes for safer driveways
Among submissions the council will hear on Wednesday is one from Safekids Aotearoa, which is calling for an overhaul of planning consents ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
8
Attempts to keep Maori language alive attracts national attention
... in the Community Based Programme of the Year Tangata Whenua category of this year's Adult and Community Education Aotearoa Awards. «Taranaki Daily News, Jul 15»
9
Selling the Dream: How we sold New Zealand
A new YouTube video from the 100% Pure New Zealand campaign echoed that slogan, describing Aotearoa as a place "where wonder grows". «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
10
Māori Tourism: Make most of tourism boom
The tourism industry said a milestone had been reached with a new annual average of three million visitors coming to Aotearoa. «Radio New Zealand, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Aotearoa [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/aotearoa>. Sep 2022 ».
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