Hori and Rewi

Little Known Facts About Well Known People (iv)

By Alan Tristram

 

Prince Hori
Prince Hori

Kapiti Independent’s Maori Affairs correspondent tells us the correct NZ translation for the naming of the latest Royal baby is Piriniha (Prince) Hori Arekahanara Rewi.  

Or if you prefer it in our second official language: George Alexander Louis.

I quite like the sound of Rewi actually. With our Republican movement, who knows it could be ‘Rewi’s Last Stand’ some day.