Word Drops

What is the Māori word for "Hi"?

American English


kia ora

Are you wondering how to say "Hi" in Māori ? "Hi" is the equivalent to Kia ora in Māori, and I’m pretty sure you’ve heard it many times before already. It’s also good to know, that Āe means "Yes" in Māori, as well as "No" is Kāo.
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