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Ngapuhi mihi



Ko Whiria, ko Ramaroa nga maunga.
My mountains are Whiria and Ramaroa.
Ko Hokianga whakapau karakia taku awa.
The Hokianga (where the karakia became exhausted) is my river.
Ko Ngatokimatawhaorua te waka.
Ngatokimatawhaorua is my canoe.
Ko Kupe te whare tupuna.
Kupe is the House of my ancestors.
Ko Ngapuhi taku iwi.
Ngapuhi is my iwi.
Ko Ngati Korokoro taku hapu.
Ngati Korokoro is my hapu.
Ko Pakanae te marae.
Pakanae is my marae.
Ko Ogilvy toku whanau.
I am part of the Ogilvy family.