ngai

/ (əŋˈɡɑːiː) /

prefix

NZ clan or tribe: used before the names of certain Māori tribesNgai Tahu

Nearby words

  1. nfu,
  2. nfwi,
  3. ng,
  4. nga,
  5. ngadju,
  6. ngaio,
  7. ngaliema,
  8. ngaliema mountain,
  9. ngami,
  10. ngami, lake

Word Origin for ngai

Māori

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