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kotuku

(ˈkəʊtʊkuː)
n, pl -ku
(Animals) the white heron, Egretta alba, having brilliant white plumage, black legs and yellow eyes and bill
[Māori]
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Rainfall recorded during this time span was Sindh: Tandojam 79mm, Karachi (Nazimabad 67mm, Masroor 42mm, sadder 40mm, MOS 27mm, AP 26mm, Landhi 20mm, Gulshan e Hadid 16mm), Hyderabad 64mm, Thatta 46mm, Sakrand 45mm, Sh.Benazirbad 43mm, Mirpurkhas 35mm, Chachro 32mm, Mithi 29mm, dahlia 26mm, Nagarparker 22mm, Badin 13mm, Diplo 12mm, Moenjodaro 9mm, Kaloi, Islamkot 5mm, chor 3mm, Padidan, Dadu 2mm, Sukkur 01mm Punjab: Jhang 70mm, Sargodha (city 37mm, PAF 18mm), D.G.Khan 32mm, Multan 30mm, Bahawalnagar 25mm, Lahore (AP 20mm, city 10, PU 1mm), Jhelum 12mm, Mangla, Shorkot 09mm, JBD 08mm, M.B.Din 5mm, kotuku, Gujranwala, T.T.Singh 4mm, Murree 3mm, Kamra, Kasur, Sahiwal, Khanpur 2mm, Gujrat, Faisalabad, NPT, R.Y.Khan 1mm, KP:
Fortify 3c Distorted Humor - Kotuku A really nice young horse who joined us from Kiaran McLaughlin in America after just four starts, which included a fourth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile.
They enjoy beer brewed by the Tui Brewery purchased using notes and coins depicting various native species such as Kotuku (Great Egret), Kiwi, Silver Fern, Hoiho (Yellow-eyed Penguin), Whio (Blue Duck), Karearea (New Zealand Falcon), Kokako (Blue wattled crow), and Mohua (Yellowhead).
The third US gold medal of the day went to Ariana Kukors in the women's 100m individual medley, with 16-yearold Australian Kotuku Ngawati taking silver ahead of Holland's Hinkelien Schreuder.
Thibedi, Nestor Makhno, Juana Belem Gutierrez de Mendoza, Kotuku Shusui, Shin Ch'aeho, Ba Jin, James Connolly, Chu Cha-Pei and many, many others, and the politics of organisations like the Spanish CNT/CGT, the Australian IWW, the Bolivian FOL, the Mexican CGT, the Uruguayan FAU/OPR-33, the South African ISL/IWA, the Hunan Workers' Association, the Eastern Anarchist League, the Black Flag Alliance, Ghadr, the Bulgarian FAKB, Egypt's International Union of Workers and Employees, the Russian SKT and many, many others are treated as exemplifying 'highly unusual' aspects of the anarchist tradition.
First place among whanau whaiti (small organisations) went to Kotuku Hauora o Rangitikei Joint Iwi Health Service in Martin for "Te Puna o te Aroha", a programme that builds esteem and self determination.
Kotuku is the Maori word for the great white heron, a rare bird that appears to Wire in the marsh, a bird Wire learns about when she understands some Maori mythology.
Today, in a cloak of kiwi feathers, she returned as an honoured guest and was presented with a gold and silver Maori brooch adorned with highly- prized white heron or kotuku feathers.
June Mariu's work with the students from Rutherford Highschool of Te Kotuku Marae Maori Club foregrounded one response among several to an earlier work Waituhi, the "first Maori opera" composed by Witi Ihimaera in the 1980s.
The bird was a kotuku, a rare white heron, whose nesting place in Aotearoa is further south at Okarito, Ngai Tahu country.