Each month, we are honouring the Maori heritage of New Zealand Aotearoa by sharing a Maori word of the month.
This month is “Kia Maia” meaning be brave, be bold, be capable, or be confident.
Thanks to the Facebook group “A Maori Phrase a Day” for the phrase
Check out more Maori words and their translations at www.MaoriDictionary.co.nz
Got a suggestion for next month’s phrase? Comment below!