hongi

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Maori?

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

hongi

  1. The Maori greeting of touching noses.

Verb[edit]

hongi (third-person singular simple present hongis, present participle hongiing, simple past and past participle hongied)

  1. To perform the Maori greeting of touching noses.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

hongi

  1. rōmaji reading of ほんぎ

Rapa Nui[edit]

Verb[edit]

hongi

  1. smell