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#1 VJs Mummy

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:14 PM

Can i please get suggestions on nice girls kiwi names/maori names i have decided what i want which is
Kelsi aroha but dp wants more suggestions as he likes alexa
thanks everyone sorry to be a pain my partner is a kiwi but cant decide on names

#2 PatG

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:17 PM

The only one I know is Ngaire.

#3 slinky

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:25 PM

I love Aroha, I was coming in to suggest it. :-)

#4 Feraldasherie

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:30 PM



Aroha is a beautiful name - I went to school with a girl called Aroha and she had a little sister called Marama.

And I had a Great-Aunt Tui, not sure if this is a traditional Maori name though.



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#5 Gudrun

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:31 PM

Kiri
Moana

#6 alxase

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:31 PM

I like Alexa Aroha original.gif

Some other maori girls names that I like are

Mere
Pania
Ngaire
Erena

Edited by alxase, 07 February 2013 - 08:33 PM.


#7 Foogle

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:41 PM

I went to school with Huia and Anahera.  Both lovely names.


#8 opethmum

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:42 PM

If your DH/p IS Maori, how about consulting with a few people from his Whanau and get some elders to suggest some names from his Marae.
Here are a few

Ahu
Ahere
Ataahua
Ahorangi
Arorangi
Arikiwi
Emiri
Epa
Hauora
Hihiri
Hinemoana
Kahu
Kiri
Mariama

That's about it for now.


#9 sne

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:44 PM

Awhina
Manu
Anahera
Taimania
Huria
Kiri

Just a few off the top of my head.  original.gif

#10 Acidulous Osprey

Posted 07 February 2013 - 08:51 PM

I like opethmum's suggestion.



#11 blackbird

Posted 07 February 2013 - 09:01 PM

Anahera - mean Angel, my cousins daughters middle name, I actually really like it

how ever it does sound harsh in an ozzie accent its meant to be

Argh-Nah-here-lla(as in rolled R

were as Australian accent makes it

A- na hear-a

Edited by blackbird, 07 February 2013 - 09:11 PM.


#12 kerilyntaryn

Posted 07 February 2013 - 09:29 PM

I like Kelsi

Emiri
Kiri
Marama
Miriama
Nyree
Petani
Sefina
Aroha
Areta


#13 kerilyntaryn

Posted 07 February 2013 - 09:40 PM

Airini
Kaewa
Lani
Maikara
Makareta
Marika
Nga
Pania
Peata
Piata
Rangi
Rea
Reka
Riana
Rona
Taiko
Takira

Airini
Kaewa
Lani
Maikara
Makareta
Marika
Nga
Pania
Peata
Piata
Rangi
Rea
Reka
Riana
Rona
Taiko
Takira




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