- Use only first names in your mihi.
Greetings to you all
Thank you to our creator
Thank you to those who have passed away
Thank you to the living
The breath of life!
______________ is my mountain
______________ is my river
______________ is my sea
______________ is my marae
Glen Innes is the land in which I live
______________ is my father. He is from ______________.
______________ is my mother. She is from ______________.
My name is ______________.
I live in ______________.
I am ______________ years old.
So, to our distinguished guests, students, teachers, elders, a warm and heartfelt greeting
Here is our school’s motto, “To strive to succeed”
So, greetings to you all
Tēnā koutou katoa!
Mihi ki te Atua
Mihi ki te Mate
Mihi ki te Ora
Tihei mauri ora!
Ko Maungarei te maunga
Ko Tamaki te awa
Ko Waitemata te moana
Ko Ruapotaka te marae
Ko Uke Toia te papa
Ko __Martin____________ tōku pāpā, nō _____Cook island_________ ia
Ko _____Iva_________ tōku māmā, nō ______Cook island________ ia
Ko _____Marie_________ tōku ingoa
Ko ________Glen innes______ tōku kainga noho
Tekau mā ____iwa__________ ōku tau
E ngā manuhiri tuārangi, ngā tauira, kaiako, kaumātua, he mihi nui, he mihi aroha
Anei he kōrero a te kura, “Whaiā kia eke”
Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa