wairua

/ (wɑːiːruːɑː) /

noun

NZ a spirit or soul

Nearby words

  1. wainscotting,
  2. wainwright,
  3. wainwright, jonathan mayhew,
  4. waipahu,
  5. wairsh,
  6. wais,
  7. wais-r,
  8. waist,
  9. waist of heart,
  10. waist pack

Word Origin for wairua

Māori

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