noun (plural huis)
1(In New Zealand) a large social or ceremonial gathering.
- We have to organise a hui, and this time we're Tangata Whenua Ki Muri - working behind the scenes, doing the catering etc.
- Our first practicum for our marae course was to organise a hui, and my role was head chef.
- I am thinking about the time not too many years ago when Government officials attended a hui in Ruatoria with Ngati Porou, and the presiding official officially handed back Hikurangi Mountain to Ngati Porou.
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