NZ a pack, knapsack, or rucksack
Word Origin for pikau
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Examples from the Web for pikau
Historical Examples of pikau
"Send your pikau up first, and you can follow," ordered Rup.
Bent's pikau, or back-load, consisted of about thirty pounds weight of honey in taha and two large eels, all in a flax basket.