English to Māori S

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safe: waiora
safe: haumaru
safety: ārai i te aituā
safety: haumaru
safety: waiora
safety barriers: tau ārai
safety issues: take whakaruru
safety surfacing: papa whāriki waiora
safety surfacing: papa whāriki waiora
same (at the same time): i tua atu i ēnei
same (at the same time): waihoki
same way: e pēnei tonu ana
sample (number): tatauranga
sand pit: rua onepū
satisfaction: oranga ngākau
satisfaction: oranga ngākau
satisfaction (to their satisfaction): e rite ana ki ō rātou ake hiahia
satisfaction (to their satisfaction): ki ō rātou ake oranga ngākau
satisfy: tutuki pai
satisfying: manawa reka
scarcity: mōmōhanga
scenario: wheako whakaari
scene setting: whakamārama i ngā āhuatanga e hāngai ana
school events: whakahaere a te kura
school management: whakahaere kura
school organisation: raupapa mahi
school roll: te tātai-ā-iwi
School Trustees Association: Te Whakahaere Kaitiaki-ā-Kura
school-based assessment: aro matawai-ā-kura
schooling: akoranga
scope (extent): whānuitanga
seasons: kaupeka
second language learning: te ako reo tuarua
secure: noho pūmau
secure: pūmau
secure: toitū
secure latching device: ngā mea whakaū
secure lock: te mea whakaū
security of buildings: te aukati i ngā mahi poka noa ki ngā whare
seek to ensure: e aru ana kia ū
seeks to raise: e whai ana ... kia ...
SEG: Pūtea Mātauranga Tauwhāiti
SEG (Special Education Grant): Pūtea Mātauranga Tauwhāiti
seldom: he āhua kore nei te ...nga
seldom seen: he āhua kore nei te kitenga
select: pūwharu
select (to select): tīpako
select (to select): tohu
select, chosen: pūwharu
selection (self selection of activities): mā te tohu hiahia noa mai i ngā mahi
self advocacy: whakatūtū whaiaro
self appraisal: titiro whaiaro
self assessment: aro matawai whaiaro
self discipline: kiritoa
self esteem: kiritau
self identity: te mōhio ko wai rātou
self knowledge: kiri mōhio
self management and competitive skills: pukenga auaki, whakataetae hoki
self management and competitive skills: pūkenga auaki, whakataetae hoki
self reliant: pararau kore
self selection of activities: mā te tohu hiahia noa mai i ngā mahi
self worth: kiri tau
senior: mātāpuputu
senior school: kura taipakeke
sense of pride: te āhua o te tū-ā-tangata
sensitive to: māhaki ki ...
sensitive to: aronui ki ...
separated (are): āta wewehe
sequence: takapiringa
sequence: raupapa
serve well: rato pai
serves: kei konei te/ngā ... mō ...
serves: kei konei ... mō ...
service sector: mahi ratonga
session: wā ako
session (during the session): i te wā huinga
sessional licence: raihana-ā-wā
set (the set of): te huihuinga
set in place (to): whāriki
set out (clearly): kei te mārama te takoto a ...
set out (to): whakatakoto
set priorities: whakatū i ngā mea hei whāinga atu
setting (in a ... setting): i waenga i te ..., i te ...
settle (to settle, sort out): whakatau
settlement (local): papakāinga
settlement (local): papakāinga
several: e whia/ e hia (nei)
sexual abuse: te tūkino tamariki
sexual harassment: te takahi tangata, wahine tāne rānei
sexual harassment: mahi whakaaito
sexual harassment: mahi whakaheke tupu
sexuality: hōkakatanga
shade (provides shade): e maru ana
shape: ahu
shape (to): ahuahu
shape (to): tārai/tārei
shaped: he mea ahuahu
shapes: ahuahu
share (have shared in): i whakawhāiti ki te ...
share (things): tiri pānga
share (to share with): hora(hia) te ... ki te katoa o ...
share (to share): tiri
share in: e tirihia ana ki waenga i ...
share with: te mahi tahi me te ...
shared (are shared): e whai wāhi atu ana te katoa ki ...
shared ideas: ngā ariā kua tuarihia
short term deposit: pūtea penapoto
short term deposit: pūtea penapoto
shortly: ā, taihoa ake nei ka ...
should: me mātua
should be: ko te tikanga me ...
shrub: mauwha
shut in, enclosed: haupunu
sick: māuiui
sickness: tahumaero
sicknesses (details of sicknesses): ngā māuiuitanga
sight (within sight of): he pai noa iho te kitea atu o ...
sight (within sight of): pai (he pai noa iho te kitea atu o ...)
significance: hōhonutanga
significance: tino tikanga
significance (historical significance): tino tikanga tuku iho
significant: tino
significant: hiranga
significant progress: ahu whakamua hiranga
simple: māmā
simple format (into a simple format): ki tētahi āhua māmā
simplify: whakamāmā
situation: āhuatanga
skill: pūkenga
skill: pūkenga
Skill New Zealand: Pūmanawa Aotearoa
Skill New Zealand: Pūmanawa Aotearoa
skills: tautōhito
skills: toi
sleeping arrangements: ko ngā whakaritenga mō te whakamoe i ngā tamariki
sleeping arrangements: whakarite whakamoe tamariki
slide: pānga retinga
slide: pānga retinga
smoke free environments act: ture mō te taiao auahi kore
smoking: kai paipa
smoothly (has functioned smoothly): kua rōnaki ngā mahi a ...
smoothly (run smoothly): rere rōnaki
snack: paramanawa
social: pāpori
social: te noho pai i waenga i ngā tāngata
social: pāpori
social and cooperative skills: pukenga pāpori, paheko hoki
social and cooperative skills: pūkenga pāpori, paheko hoki
social background: te whairawa te pohara rānei
social background: āhua pāpori
social conditions: āhuatanga pāpori
social conflict: tautohe pāpori
social development: whakapakari ā-iwi
social development: whakatinana-ā-iwi
social participation: torotoro pāpori
social sciences: tikanga-ā-iwi
social structure: anga pāpori
socialise: whakawhanaunga
society: porihanga
society: porihanga
solid (stand firm): tūmārō
solution: otinga
solve: hīraurau
something else (or something else): he mea ake rānei
soon (as soon as possible): tonu atu
sound: oro
sound: oro
sound work habits: hanga mahi tōtika
source: kāuru
source: matamata
South Pacific: taha tonga hoki o te Moana-nui-a-Kiwa
space (provide space): whakawhiwhi wāhi
space (space is available): he wāhi wātea anō
space; spacial: ahoaho
special (learning) needs: āhua hauā
Special Education Grant: Pūtea Mātauranga Tauwhāiti
special needs: whai matea tauwhāiti
special needs: whiwhi/whai hiahia motuhake
special needs (children): ngā ākonga pērā i ngā tamariki hauā
specialist services: pūtahi āwhina ngaio
specially designed: nā rātou i hoahoa
specific: tauwhāiti
specific duties: mahi tauwhāiti
specific guidelines: ngā tohu motuhake hei whāinga mā ...
specific needs: tino hiahia
specifically recognising: hui atu ki ngā āhuatanga ki ...
specify: waitohu
specify: whakaatu
spell out: whakakīkī i ngā kōrero mō ...
spontaneous: tūpono noa
stability: te tau o te mauri o ...
stability: pūmautanga
stability (established a growing stability): kua tau haere te mauri o ...
stable: kua tau te mauri
stack (to stack): tāpae
staff (to staff): whakauru kaiwhakaako kaimahi ki te kura
staff appraisal: aro haehae i kaiwhakaako/kaimahi
staff development: mahi whakangungu kaiwhakaako/kaimahi
staff development programme/plan: mahere mō ngā mahi whakangungu kaimahi
staff relationships: ngā āhuatanga i waenganui i ngā kaimahi
staff-child ratio: te tamaiti ki te kaiako
staffing: te tokomaha o ngā kaimahi
staffing: te āhua whakatū kaimahi
standard of living: pae oranga
standard of living: pae oranga
standard procedures: whakaritenga motuhake
standard procedures: manatūnga paerewa
standard procedures: tikanga paerewa
standards: tautikanga
standards: paerewa
standards (minimum standards): paerewa iti rawa atu
standards based: ngā taumata kua oti kē te whakatau
standards of hygiene: tikanga paru kore
standards of learning: paerewa
standards; standards of learning: paerewa
stapler: whakapinepine
state (to): whakahua
state clearly: whakatau
state funded: mā te kāwanatanga e utu
State Sector Amendement Act: Te Ture Whakatikatika Kaimahi Kāwanatanga
statement: whakapuaki
statement: tauāki
statement of intent: tauāki whakapuaki i ngā whakamaunga atu
statement of purpose: te whakapuaki o ngā whāinga mātāmua
statistics: nga mahi tauanga
still to be (this is still to be ... by ...): kei te ... tonu te tikanga ...
stimulate: whakaongaonga
stimulating: e whakakoi ana i te hinengaro o ...
stimulating: whakaaraara
stimulating: whakaari i te hinengaro
stimulating: whakaoho hinengaro
stimulus (as a stimulus for): hei tīmatanga mahi
stimulus (as a stimulus): hei whakaara i ...
storage: wāhi whakaputu
store (to): whakaputu
store (to): tāpae
strand: whenu
strands and goals: ngā weu me ngā tohenga
strategic result areas: wāhi hua rākau
strategy: rautaki
stress: ahotea
stress: ahotea
stress: pāhi kino
stress: pēhi kino
stress: pēhi kino
stressful: ahotea tino nui
stressful: ahotea tino nui
strive: nganana
strives to: ngākau nui ana ki ...
striving for excellence: te eke rawa ki te panekiretanga o te kaupapa
strong (has strong links with): he kaha ngā hononga atu ki ...
structure: hanga
structure: anga
structures (language structures): āhua rerenga kōrero
student achievement: whiwhinga ā-akoranga
student achievement: ngā paetae o ngā ākonga
student achievement: paetae (ngā paetae o ngā ākonga)
student centred: e arotau ana ki ngā ākonga
students: ākonga
study (studies): whakamātau
sub-committee: komiti-ā-ohu
subject to conditions: ngā here-ā-ture motuhake
subject to solitary confinement: mauhere
submission: tono
substitute: whakauru kau
succeed: arutau
success: angitu
successful: momoho
sufficient variety: he maha anō hoki ngā waihanga hei ...
sufficiently: tino
sufficiently: āhua
suggest: whakataunaki
suggest (has suggested): kua puta te whakaaro o ...
suggested developments: whanaketanga whakataunaki
suicide: whakamomori
suitable: tōtika
summary: whakarāpopototanga
summary (a summary of): ngā whakarāpopototanga o ...
supervision: mahi tirotiro haere
support: manaaki/tautoko
support: uehā
support(ing): taunaki
suppress: tāmi
surfacing (safety): papa whāriki waiora
surplus: tuhene/tuwhene
surround: karapoi/karapoti
survey: tiro whānui
suspend (to): whakatārewa
sustained: rōnaki
swimming pool: puna kaukau
swimming pool: puna kaukau
swings: mōrere
switched on (of electricity): hikotia
symbol: tohu
symmetry: auaha tauaro
synthesis: whakaaro whakahiato
synthesise: whakahiato
system: pūnaha
system: pūnaha
system is needed: me whakarite tētehi pūnaha
systematic: nahanaha
systematic: pūnahanaha
systematic: pūnahanaha
systems (the school has systems): kei roto i te kura ngā pūnaha