What does Tangaroa Whakamautai mean

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Tangaroa Whakamautai
Music and Words By Maisey Rika

Its a beautiful song I hope I've done it justice

To get the most out of the G / B, I suggest picking

Intro: Dsus2

Chorus:
Dsus2
Te ararau o Tangaroa
E rere ki te papaurunui
F.
Te ararau o Tangaroa
E rere ki te papaurunui
Dm
Te ararau o Tangaroa
G
E rere ki te papaurunui

Verse 1:
D.G
Tahora nui ātea
G / BG
Te manawa o te moana
D.G
Te mauri o Tangaroa
G / BD.
Tangaroa whakamautai
GDsus2
Tangaroa whakamautai

Chorus

Verse 3:
D.
Tūtara Kauika
G
Hey poutiriao
G / B
Te wai o Tangaroa
G
Te wai o Tangaroa

Verse 4:
D.
Te tangi a te tohorā
G
He tohu nō aituā
G / B
Te mau a Tangaroa
G
Te mau a Tangaroa
Dsus2
Tangaroa whakamautai

Chorus

Bridge:
D.
He kaitiaki, he taonga, he tipua
G
He ariki, he taniwha, he tipua
BmG
He kaitiaki, he taonga, he tipua
G
Tangaroa whakamautai X2

Chorus 2:
Dsus2
Te ararau o Tangaroa
E rere ki te papaurunui
F.
Te ararau o Tangaroa
E rere ki te papaurunui
Dm
Te ararau o Tangaroa
G
E rere ki te papaurunui
Dsus2
E rere ki te papaurunui
Dsus2
Te ararau o Tangaroa
Dsus2
E rere ki te papaurunui