Definition of whare in English:
A Maori hut or house.
- By mid September there were than 2,000 people in the settlement, 250 good houses had been built, and there were 230 whares and huts used for temporary accommodation.
- Soon Chute's advancing army wiped out every settlement it came to, torching whares, destroying garden plots and killing anyone who resisted at Kiteonetea, Puketi, Weriweri, and Te Whenuku.
- This lithograph by Petre shows the dwellings to be more substantial dwellings than the whares the settlers would have actually used.