Ngāti Poneke

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Ngāti Poneke
Iwi of New Zealand
Rohe (location) Wellington

Ngāti Poneke is a Māori iwi of New Zealand. It is a pan-tribal iwi of Māori who have migrated to the city of Wellington (like Ngāti Ākarana in Auckland and Ngāti Ranana in London).

"Poneke" is a Maori language name for Wellington, derived from "Port Nicholson".


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