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Re: CHAT: Secret questions - need to went some anger ...

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Monday, June 17, 2002, 10:06
andrew scripsit:

> My own opinion is that until there is an official > name change Aotearoa is not New Zealand, it would like calling Britain > Albion (cf That Hideous Strength by CS Lewis).
Is not Aotearoa the normal word for the country when speaking Maori? That is what I had understood (similar to the use of "Eire" when speaking Irish vs. "Ireland" when speaking English, which *is* official). -- John Cowan <jcowan@...> I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen, han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith. --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_


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