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- Ariki: An ariki, ‘ariki, aliki, ali‘i, ari'i or ‘eiki is or was a member of a hereditary chiefly or noble rank in Polynesia.
- Ariki is a racing yacht which was built in Auckland, New Zealand in 1904 by Logan Brothers. She had a distinguished career as a racing and cruising yacht. From the time of her launch in Oct 1904 she dominated first class Auckland yacht racing until the appearance of the yacht Ranger in 1938. She has the sail number A3.
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The Ariki is an imbecile, and is governed by a few corrupt men, who run ...
Journal. Appendix (1901)
by New Zealand. Parliament. House of Representatives
The Ariki is an imbecile, and is governed by a few corrupt men, who run the ...
by Raymond Firth
Fqfine ariki means literally ' chiefly female';. In Tikopia, succession to the normal office of chief is strictly patrilineal; no woman is ever recorded as having been chief of a clan, and the possibility ...
Including Mythical, Mythological, "taboo" Or Sacred, Genealogical ... and Other Names and Terms of and Allusions to Persons, Things, Acts, and Places in Ancient Times; Also, Showing Their Affinities with Cognate Polynesian Dialects and Foreign Languages; with Copious Pure Maori Examples ... by William Colenso
Ariki, s. 1. The first-born male or female child of a chief. 2. Title of heir, male or female.
by J.F. Stimson, Donald Stanley Marshall
ariki, fakāriki (ii) To cause to be-, become- a king, prince, overlord, or god. FAG, GTN | ta.ariki, tāriki Set apart for-, acted upon by the 'nobles; hence noble, chiefly, princely. Pertaining to the nobility .
by William Colenso
Ariki, s. 1.
ariki s. Dignatario / Familia real / Jefe / Jerarca / Monarca / Nobleza / Principe / Rey / / vt.
by Henk Courtz
ariki [GS] [T ariki, Wp jariki] Inl guianan saki ...
Dictionary Gilbert-English (1898)
Ariki, n., Calm, (the sea) ; E ariki ; The sea is ...
by Edward Tregear
ARI Kl, see akariki. ARIKI ( ariki), a mat orbed of herbage or leaves on which to lay something down carefully , or to ornament a road as with a carpet. 2. Anything used as a covering for food. 3.
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