Latest updates for end of May 2010

Latest statistics: To date the database has 247,891 entries. Roughly 140,000 headwords are unique. There is still another database of 20,000 words that are yet to be verified and included in the main database. Words are sourced from 194 resources. Māori English By default, i have compiled several word lists such as Māori words in the English Language and Anglicised Māori words. The Papakupu Advisory […]

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Macrons can be used in .iwi.nz domain names.

In 2010, New Zealand domain names became technically “able” to include Māori macrons ā ē ī ō ū. The principal community of interest for macrons are those holders of .iwi.nz and .maori.nz domain names, though any .nz address can have a macron. Most domain name providers have not made it easy to register addresses with macrons. The following are recognised as the most friendly providers […]

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Te Ngutu Kura Mac OSX

Te Ngutu Kura Mac OSX

Te Ngutu Kura Macintosh download has been updated with relevant information to OSX. While Te Ngutu Kura does not directly offer the software, there is a link to the Hawai’i keyboard with creates macrons. Considering the small market for Māori language software and the fact that Hawai’i also use macrons. I felt that it was more appropriate to support our Polynesian cousins who have invested […]

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