- NZ (occurring as part of the name of a tribe) tribe or clan
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Ngati says he will take you where you can dry yourselves, and put on warm things.
He made a gesture as if to break one, but Ngati snatched it away.
“Sleep,” said Ngati again; and he patted Jem on the shoulder.
Ngati Awa, with many an allied band, mad for revenge, come on.
It was a leave-taking of his favourite warrior, for the Ngati Kuri were fated to die to a man on the next land they trod.