pounamu

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maori

Noun[edit]

pounamu ‎(uncountable)

  1. (New Zealand) greenstone

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Maori pounamu.

Noun[edit]

pounamu

  1. jade, jadeite

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

pounamu

  1. greenstone
Descendants[edit]