makutu


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makutu

(ˈmɑːkʊːtuː)
n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) witchcraft or magic
vb (tr)
(Anthropology & Ethnology) to cast a spell on (a person)
[Māori]
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The trailer featured 10 characters, introducing Daemon, Makutu, Buttercup, Nidhoggr, Kulev, Gizmo, Miko, Maeve, Zero Cool and El Bastardo.
Far more effectively than in the more programmatic broken October, Hobson's suspicions, fears, and final downright homicidal ferocity against Apirana Maketu--note the closeness of that surname to makutu [curse]--map paranoid Pakeha resentment of the other with deadly accuracy.
DavidPaice for TYOUNGS 66 DavidWilson FORCOLE 64 MakoVunipola for Marler 46 Joe Launchbury for Palmer 50 TomWood for Johnson59 BenYoungs FORCARE 59 OwenFarrell FORFLOOD 59 MikeBrown FORMONYE 59 FIJI Simeli Koniferedi 7; Samu Wara 6; Vereniki Goneva 6, Sireli Naqelevuki 6, Watisoni Votu 6, Metuisela Talebula 6, Nicola Matawalu 8, Ratu Makutu 5, Viliame Veikoso 5, Deacon Manu 5, Leone Nakawara 5, Apisolame Ratuniyarawa 5, Api Naikatani 6, Malaki Ravulo 5, Akapusi Qera 7
PROBABLE TEAMS ENGLAND FIJI Goode Koniferedi Sharples Wara Tuilagi Goneva Barritt Naqelevuki Monye Votu Flood Talebula Care Matawalu Marler Makutu T Youngs Veikoso Cole Manu (c) Palmer Nakawara Parling Ratuniyarawa Johnson Naikatani Robshaw (c) Ravulo Waldrom Fatiaki TV TIMES: Live on Sky Sports 1 from 2pm, kick-off 2.30pm
Makutu Bay sauvignon blanc 2010, from New Zealand's Marlborough region is selling at a half price pounds 5.49 in Sainsbury's.
For instance, by 1913, the construction of Kabba-Isanlu Makutu road had started which facilitated communication and stimulated economic activities.
20)) the principal causes of death in Maori before European settlements (and especially 1840) as drowning, injury, war injuries, tattooing sequelae, stingray ('reputed'), dysentery and other alimentary disorders (including those from putrescent food); plus Makutu, a term used for death of supernatural origin (somewhat like that "later known of as The Rapidly Fatal Melancholia of the South Sea Islander" (7(p.
Guest speaker, Maori Party co-leader Tariana Turia, was unable to attend and was replaced by Maori Party List candidate Aaron Makutu. Delegates questioned him about his party's support of key NZNO concerns, including improved funding for aged care, support for pay parity for nurses in primary health care and the continuation of the Employment Relations Act.
URGENT PLEA: Claire Sweeney with 10-year-old Aids victim Emmanuel in Makutu, Malawi Picture: PHILIP IDE
8 ENGLAND REPLACEMENTS DavidPaice for TYOUNGS 66 DavidWilson FORCOLE 64 MakoVunipola for Marler 46 Joe Launchbury for Palmer 50 TomWood for Johnson59 BenYoungs FORCARE 59 OwenFarrell FORFLOOD 59 MikeBrown FORMONYE 59 FIJI Simeli Koniferedi 7; Samu Wara 6; Vereniki Goneva 6, Sireli Naqelevuki 6, Watisoni Votu 6, Metuisela Talebula 6, Nicola Matawalu 8, Ratu Makutu 5, Viliame Veikoso 5, Deacon Manu 5, Leone Nakawara 5, Apisolame Ratuniyarawa 5, Api Naikatani 6, Malaki Ravulo 5, Akapusi Qera 7
S Koniferedi; S Wara; V Goneva; S Naqelevuki; W Votu; M Talebula; N Matawalu; B Makutu; V Veikoso; D Manu (capt); L Nakarawa; A Ratuniyarawa; A Naikatini; M Ravulo; A Qera.
A story like 'Te Tohunga Makutu', which tells the story of a tohunga makutu (witch doctor) that the author claims has been '[p]assed on to [him] by word of mouth' (p.