Name: Hinetitama

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hinetitama

  • Meaning:
    Dawn maiden
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    (HEE neh tee tah mah)
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    Hinetitama was the goddess of dawn and of light. In Maori mythology Hinetitama was married to Tanemahuta. When she found out Tanemahuta was also her father she ran away in horror to the Underworld. Tanemahuta mourned his wife who refused to leave the Underworld before changing her name to Hinenuitepo, the goddess of death.

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