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Tohunga matakite (Topical Term)
Used for/see from:
- Poropito Māori
- Tohunga matatuhi
- Māori prophets
- Prophets, Māori
Whakamārama: Ko ngā tohunga e hōmai ana te māramatanga e te wāhi ngaro.
Scope Note: Priestly seers and skilled orators of prophecy. Commonly used to describe the Māori prophets of the 19th century e.g. Te Kooti, Papahurihia.