Ngā marama o te tau - Months of the year



As with the Days of the Week – Ngā Rā o te Wiki, the Months of the Year – Ngā Marama o te Tau have two versions that people use. Either version is acceptable to use. Traditional text and native speakers tend to use the kupu arotau or loan words. More modern learning environments tend to favour Ngā Marama o te Tau (


Match the Māori traditional names for the months of the year on the right to the English names on the left. When you think your answers are correct, click on "Check" to check your answer.


Whangahia te reo