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Meaning of "kai moana" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD KAI MOANA

Māori, from kai + moana sea.
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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 KAI MOANA

kai moana  [məʊˈænə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF KAI MOANA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Kai moana 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 KAI MOANA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of kai moana in the English dictionary

The definition of kai moana in the dictionary is seafood.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH KAI MOANA


anna
ˈænə
Diana
daɪˈænə
goanna
ɡəʊˈænə
Guiana
ɡaɪˈænə
Guyana
ɡaɪˈænə
Indiana
ˌɪndɪˈænə
ipecacuanha
ˌɪpɪˌkækjʊˈænə
joanna
dʒəʊˈænə
Louisiana
luːˌiːzɪˈænə
Pollyanna
ˌpɒlɪˈænə
Santayana
ˌsæntɪˈænə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE KAI MOANA

kai
kaiak
Kaieteur Falls
kaif
Kaifeng
kaik
kaika
kaikai
kaikawaka
kaikomako
kail
kailyard
kailyard school
kaimakam
kain
kainga
kainite
kainogenesis
kainogenetic
kainogenetically

WORDS THAT END LIKE KAI MOANA

Adana
Americana
ana
banana
Botswana
choana
Dana
French Guiana
Ghana
Juliana
Lake Waikaremoana
lana
mana
marijuana
Montana
nana
rana
Toscana
Waikaremoana
xoana

Synonyms and antonyms of kai moana in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «kai moana» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF KAI MOANA

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

Translator English - Chinese

凯莫阿纳
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

kai moana
570 millions of speakers

English

kai moana
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

काई Moana
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

كاي موانا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

кай Моана
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

kai Moana
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কাই মোনা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

kai moana
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kai moana
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kai moana
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

会のモアナ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

카이 모아
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kai moana
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kai Moana
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காய் மோனா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

काई मोना
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kai moana
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

kai moana
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kai Moana
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кай Моана
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

kai Moana
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

kai moana
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Kai Moana
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

kai moana
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kai moana
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of kai moana

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «KAI MOANA»

The term «kai moana» is used very little and occupies the 182.498 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «KAI MOANA» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «KAI MOANA»

Discover the use of kai moana in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to kai moana and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Changing Properties of Property
Te Ohu Kai Moana was made up again by the chairman of the New Zealand Maori Council and three delegates of Muriwhenua, Tainui and Ngai Tahu; the latter two were this time represented by their highest chiefs. In 1992, after a major  ...
Franz von Benda-Beckmann, Keebet von Benda-Beckmann, Melanie Wiber, 2009
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The ancient history of the Maori: his mythology and ...
Ka haere te kai moana a Maru raua ko Apa-rangi ki te kaiuga i a te Whaka-taka- newha, ki Papa-nui, ka haere ki te moana, ka kaina a te Whaka-taka-newha i te moana, ka ta te tai. " Ekore e tae e te kai moana, i te kino o te moana, kati ano te ...
John White, 1889
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The Ancient History of the Maori, His Mythology and Traditions
Ka haere te kai moana a Main rana k0 Apa-rangi ki te kainga i a te Whaka- takanewha, ki Papa-nui, ka haere ki te moana, ka kaina a te Whaka-taka-newha i te moana, ka ta te tai. “Ekore e tae e te kai moana, i te kino 0 te moana, kati ano te ...
John White, 2011
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The Journal of the Polynesian Society
Na, ko ta Tautoki e ki ana in be pai rawa atu a Te Whanga nui a Tara i Heretaunga, ora te tangata i te ope taua whakaeke, he ora i te kai moana, ka rahi te kai mahi a te ringa, e ora i te kai moana, i te manu o te ngaherehere, koia te kote ruru.
‎1919
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Olive Branches Revised:
.Rangi pal ke te mahi kai moana, ki te hiika, mahi tuna ano. mahi kai hoki. 3. HOATA . . . . . . . Peta anoi [e Tirea, pai tonu mote ono kai. 4.0UENUKU RANGI. . Pai ki te mahi kai moana, ki te hiik'a, mahi tuna ano, he kai hoki. 5.0KORO . . . . . . .Pera ...
Robert Neill McConnell, 1991
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The Power of Words in International Relations: Birth of an ...
Charlotte Epstein. Te Ohu Kai Moana/Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission ( 1998), ''Maori Rights to Whale Use,'' Paper presented at the World Council of Whalers Annual Assembly, Vancouver, BC. Te Ohu Kai Moana/Treaty of Waitangi  ...
Charlotte Epstein, 2005
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Indigenous Peoples: Resource Management and Global Rights
In 1992, when the Settlement Act was passed, the MFC was renamed the Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission or Te Ohu Kai Moana (TOKM), the number of commissioners increased from seven to thirteen and the staff extended. The first ...
Svein Jentoft, Henry Minde, Ragnar Nilsen, 2003
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New Zealand Income Tax Act 2007 (2013 edition)
... by a mandated iwi organisation to be an asset-holding company, as contemplated by section 12(1)(d) of the Maori Fisheries Act 2004: (ii) recognised by Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Limited as a mandated iwi organisation under section 13(1) ...
CCH New Zealand Ltd, 2013
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Ngāti Ruanui: A History
It was Tangaroa, god of the sea, to whom Ngati Ruanui looked to provide their kai moana (food from the sea): This karakia was used by tohunga on the return of a successful fishing party. The Nga Ruahine tahuna (fishing grounds) extended ...
Tony Sole, 2005
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Freedom for the Seas in the 21st Century: Ocean Governance ...
Iwaenganui i enei mahi, i to ratou unga mai, ki tenei whenua, ka kite ratou te maha me te tint o nga kai moana o te whenua nei. Ka moumoutia e ratou nga kat moana, me nga kai o te ngahere, engari kaore i roa ka kite ratou i o ratou i o ratou ...
Jon M. Van Dyke, Durwood Zaelke, Grant Hewison, 1993

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «KAI MOANA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term kai moana is used in the context of the following news items.
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Kaikoura Coast Deep Sea Fishing, Surfcasting, Boat Launching and …
For hundreds of years the readily available, and easily accessibly sea food resources, or kai moana, of the area, were coveted and fought over ... «Southern Fishing & Boating, Jun 15»
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My Secret Wellington: Artist and curator Helen Kedgley
And I think the kai moana is still the best in Wellington. Best pick for a cheap and cheerful meal? Loretta on Cuba Street is 'cheap and cheerful' ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jun 15»
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Seafood delights at city's front doorstep
But now he spends six weeks every three months diving on oil rigs in the Red Sea, and still spends his spare time diving for kai moana to feed ... «New Zealand Herald, Jun 15»
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Urban Maori fight Iwi over Fisheries
Te Ohu Kai Moana Trustee Ltd, which oversees the $540 million fisheries settlement reviewed the performance and all benefits of the entities ... «Scoop.co.nz, Jun 15»
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Iwi to get say on proposed shake-up of Maori fisheries
... major shake-up of the Maori fisheries organisation, Te Ohu Kai Moana (TOKM), says Te Runanga-a-Iwi o Ngapuhi chairman Sonny Tau. «Northern Advocate, May 15»
6
Crowns fit for a prince
... Tong said residents would be ''laying it on'' at the community centre, showing off local produce and wares including kai moana (seafood). «Otago Daily Times, May 15»
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Ngapuhi the Biggest Winners or Losers from TOKM Review
... up being the biggest winners or the biggest losers in a proposed major shake up of Māori fisheries organisation Te Ohu Kai Moana (TOKM). «Scoop.co.nz, Apr 15»
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Franklin: Go (south) west
... source of kai moana. The area was settled by Europeans from the 1850s, and was the site of several engagements in the New Zealand Wars ... «New Zealand Herald, Mar 15»
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QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS
... because of their, as she says, “little bit of dole, cash crop, and kai moana.”? (uncorrected transcript—subject to correction and further editing). «Scoop.co.nz, Feb 15»
10
Daytripper: Smuggler's cove, Whangarei Heads
... including a defensive pa, terraces and an almost continuous midden that demonstrates how abundant the kai moana was around here. «New Zealand Herald, Feb 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Kai moana [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/kai-moana>. Apr 2020 ».
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