parore

/ (ˈpɑːrəʊeɪ) /


nounplural parore
  1. a dark brownish-green fish, Girella tricuspidata of coastal and estuarine waters in New Zealand's North Island and Australia: Also called: luderick, mangrove fish

Origin of parore

1
Māori

Words Nearby parore

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How to use parore in a sentence

  • One is a grandson and the other a nephew of parore, a Nga-Puhi chief of high family and of great respectability.

    The Treaty of Waitangi | T. Lindsay Buick