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wahine

(esp in the Pacific islands) a Polynesian or Maori woman, esp a girlfriend or wife
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The Wahine Classic at Wrightsville Beach, which started in 1997, is recognized as the original and one of the major ladies' surfing events on the East Coast.
In 1968 the grand Wahine sailed in the most violent storm New Zealand had ever seen.
The hour-long documentary will feature never-before seen interviews from victims aboard the Wahine ferry which ran aground in bad weather in 1968, killing 56 people.
Kahukiwa's picture entitled Hine-Titama (see Figure 1) was completed as part of the exhibition Wahine Toa (Women of Strength) in 1980 (Kahukiwa & Grace 1991, p.
Wahine "He wahine, he whenua, e ngaro ai te tangata" "By women and land are men lost"
The most famous race is the 40-mile Molokai-to-Oahu "marathon," September 26 for women (called the Na Wahine O Ke Kai) and October 10 for men (called the Molokai Hoe).
Ka titiro mai te wahine ra ki te tau o te patu: kua rereke kua rite ki te tau o ta Tarao, he tau kawarangi
and 1st Street) Free art exhibition Free skateboard demonstrations by Wicked Wahine Free performances and family activities all day Food available for purchase ACTIVITIES -- Six commissioned art installations in 20-foot cargo containers -- Art Fair featuring Harbor area artists -- Live stage featuring cultural dancing groups -- Skateboarding demonstrations by the Wicked Wahine -- Artist-lead children's activities -- Chalk artists SPONSORS Angels Gate Cultural Center (www.
22 Oregon improved to 6-0 this season with a 25-18, 24-26, 25-19, 25-19 victory over New Mexico at the Wahine Volleyball Classic on Saturday night.
We need to create new customs and new songs that capture mana tane, mana wahine, mana tamariki.
July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the shores of the nationally ranked surf town in some of the country's cleanest ocean waters, more than 100 female surfers from New York to Florida will compete in shortboard, longboard and standup paddleboard heats during the Wahine Classic in Wrightsville Beach, Friday through Sunday, Aug.
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