Word Origin for kainga
Words nearby kainga
How to use kainga in a sentence
I would give him a piece quite close to the kainga, where I would always have him close to me.Old New Zealand:|'A Pakeha Maori' [Frederick Edwa [Maning]
At the first crack of the firearms the kainga was awake; and what a scurry there was!
Reconnoitring the kainga in the light of the risen moon Hugh stealthily approached the palisade surrounding it.Adventures in Many Lands|Various
The father was the principal chief of the kainga, and, as it turned out, cousin to Bent's rangatira Tito.
Others ran to the cooking hangis, and with burning sticks from the ovens set fire to some of the thatched houses in the kainga.