Melissa Cheyney, chief author of the pro-home-birth mana study, calls the Cornell methodology “misleading.”
No, he will not refuse to bring help to a mana man like him!
Well, mana'lio, the chief here, wants a white man to live with him.
The carpenter brings a mana of pala wood, the cost of which is paid by the father, and does pūja to it.
One is worn by the girl, and the mana is covered with the other.
mana is itself, strictly speaking, a scientific biological conception, but it necessarily enters into alliance with religion.
She sits on the mana, which has been brought, and placed on the cloth, by her uncle.
mana Aboda, whose bent formThe sky in archd circle is,Seems ever for an unknown grief to mourn.
A man must have mana to do it; if he has not, it will be too late when he is on the hot stone of Tama-ahi-roa.
In the centre of the compound is situated the illam or mana, which is in most cases a costly habitat.
"power, authority, supernatural power," 1843, from Maori, "power, authority, supernatural power."