Māori to English P

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pā (e pā ana ki ...): relating to
pā tōraro: impact negatively
pae: form (level)
pae oranga: standard of living
paearu: criteria
paerewa: standards; standards of learning
paerewa: unit standard
paerewa iti rawa atu: minimum standards
paerewa raihanatanga : licensing standards
paerewa tiketike : high standards
paetae: objective
paetae (ngā paetae o ngā ākonga): student achievement
paetae (ngā paetae): achievement
pāhekeheke (ngā āhuatanga pāhekeheke (o te wā)): uncertainty
paheko: to cooperate; cooperative
paheko: to work collectively
pāhiwihiwi: uneven
pāho (mahi pāho): media (as in news media)
pahoho: quiet
pai (he pai noa iho te kitea atu o ...): sight (within sight of)
pai (he pai noa iho te whakaputa kōrero): interact naturally
pai (ka pai hoki kia whakaritea): would be helpful
pai (kei te pai ki ngā whakaritenga raihana): meet requirements
pai (kei te pai te takoto o ...): well kept
pai (kei te pai te tiaki i ...): well maintained
pai (te pai o te mahi ngātahi a ...): interact positively
pai te tiaki i ...: well maintained
paihere: commitment
painga: well-being, worth
painga (he painga tō te ... mō ...) : benefits from
painga (hei painga mō ...): provide protection for
painga (hei tino painga anō hoki mō ...): in the best interests of
paingia (e paingia ana e ...) : preferred by
pakari (e pakari ana): developed
pakari (kua pakari i ...): developed sound
pakari (kua tū pakari te, ā, nā tēnei kua tau ...): established a good base
pakari (kua tū pakari): established
pakari (tino pakari te tū o ...): effectiveness
pakeke (ngā mea pakeke o ngā tamariki): older
pakirehua: enquiring
pānga: apparatus; equipment
pānga (te pānga atu ki ...): relation to
pānga hākinakina: play equipment
pānga moenga: bedding
pānga patu ahi: fire extinguishers
pānga pikinga: climbing equipment
pānga pikinga o waho: outdoor construction
pānga retinga: slide
pāngahono: jigsaw puzzles
pāngarau: mathematics
pangore (hunga pangore): toddlers
panoni: changes
panoni hou: innovation
pānui: publish
pānui mōhiotanga: distribute information
pānui pukapuka: reading
papa (hei papa): as a basis
papa (kei ... te papa whakahaere): has been delegated the responsibility of
papa hokohoko: market
papa hūpekepeke: trampoline
papa kāinga: housing area
papa whāriki waiora: safety surfacing
papa whenua: earth science
papakāinga: settlement (local)
pāpori: social
paramanawa: refreshment, snack
pararau: dependent; dependant
pararau kore: independence; self reliant
pārekareka: interesting
pāroherohe: relaxed
pārore: relaxation
pātai hei whakaaro tonu: open ended questions
patu tangata: poisonous
pau (e pau ana ngā kaha): working very hard
pēhi kino: stress
Peka (te Poari Matua o Te Kōhanga Reo): Kohanga Reo Trust Incorporated
penapena: take care of, tend, preserve knowledge
pene hinu: felt
pene hinu rahi: crayon
pēwhea (me pēwhea te whakamahi i ...): about the use of
piki: progression
piki (ka piki): develop
piki (kia tino piki te kounga o ...): high standard
pīngawingawi: flexible
pīrangi: requirement
piripoho: infant (carried)
piripono ki ...: adhere to
poapoatanga: influence (n)
pohewa: imagine
pohewatanga: imagination
poipoi: to influence
pōkaikaha: confusing, at a loss
pōkairua: diploma
pokapū: centre
pokapū whakaratō rārangi utu: central payroll provision
pokenga: pollution
pono ki a ia anō: personal integrity
popoto: concise
pōraru (ka (āhua) pōraru ngā ... me ngā ...): misunderstanding between
porihanga: society
porihanga popoti: democratic society
pōrohe: untidy
pou (hei pou here mō ...): underpin
pouako: teacher
pū: centre
puāwai ngā pūmanawa: develop potential
puāwaitanga (te puāwaitanga o ...): developmental needs
puka mātotoru: cardboard
puka whakaahua: cards (picture cards)
puka whakauru: enrolment forms
pūkenga: skill
pūkenga ā-hinengaro: cognitive skills
pūkenga ā-matatauranga: intellectual skills
pūkenga auaki, whakataetae hoki: self management and competitive skills
pūkenga hīraurau hopanga: problem solving skills
pūkenga kaitātaki: leadership skills
pūkenga mataora: practical life skills
pūkenga mōhiohio: information skills
pūkenga nekeneke: motor skills
pūkenga pāpori, paheko hoki: social and cooperative skills
pūkenga taketake: basic skills
pūkenga tātai: numeracy skills
pūkenga tinana: physical skills
pūkenga toiora: life skills
pūkenga whitiwhiti whakaaro: communication skills
pūkete: profile
pūkete: record (school)
pūkete paki: anecdotal records
pūkete taetae mai: attendance records
pūkete whai haere: running records
pūkohi: folder
puku: content
pūmanawa: talent (natural)
pūmanawa (ngā pūmanawa): ability
Pūmanawa Aotearoa: Skill New Zealand
pūmanawa reo: language ability
pūmate: danger, hazard
pūmau: permanent, secure
pūmau (e mau pūmau ana ki ...): consistent in
pūmau (e whakarite ana kia pūmau te ...): ensure that ... effectively
pūmau (kua pūmau i roto i te whatumānawa): internalised
pūmau (mahi pūmau): career
puna kaukau: swimming pool
puna kōrero: database
puna kōrero whakaatu i ngā hua puta mai: achievement databases
pūnaha: system
pūnaha (ngā pūnaha mahi mā ia tangata): individual responsibilities
pūnaha (ngā pūnaha mahi mā te rōpū): collective responsibilities
pūnaha (ngā pūnaha tohatoha pūtea): financial and budgeting systems
pūnahanaha: systematic
punanga: privacy
pūnga: origin
pūngao: energy
pūoro: music
pupū ake: arise, occur, happen
pupuri mauhanga: record keeping
pūrere whakamana i te ...: heating
puringa: handrail
puritia (e puritia ana): kept (are kept)
pūrongo rato pūtea: budget
puta (kua puta te whakaaro o ...): has suggested
puta noa i ...: throughout
puta noa i te katoa o ...: permeates (which permeates)
puta noa i te kura: across the school
pūtaiao-ā-nuku: applied sciences
pūtake (hei pūtake): basis (as a basis)
putanga: outcome
putanga ako: learning outcomes
putanga hua: production
putaputa āhua: phenomena
pūtea āwhina: financial support
pūtea huanga: quality funding
pūtea huatahi: bulk funding
pūtea huatahi mai i te Kāwanatanga: directly resourced
pūtea kaute: authorised to
Pūtea Mātauranga Tauwhāiti: SEG (Special Education Grant)
pūtea matawhāiti: targeted funding
pūtea penapoto: short term deposit
pūtea whai kounga: quality funding
pūtea whakahaere: budget
Pūtea Whakawhāiti ki te Paetae Mātauranga: TFEA (Targeted Funding for Educational Achievement)
putuputu (te putuputu o ...): regular
pūwharu: select