hōkakatanga

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Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hōkaka +‎ -tanga

Noun[edit]

hōkakatanga

  1. sexual orientation, sexuality
    Mai i tōna tamarikitanga tae rā anō ki te tīmatanga o tōna pakeketanga, he mea huna tōna hōkakatanga e ia.From his childhood right through to the beginning of adulthood he hid his sexuality.

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References[edit]

  1. "sexuality" in Māori Dictionary, 1998–present