Definition of porangi in English:

porangi

Line breaks: por|angi
Pronunciation: /ˈpɔːraŋi
 
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adjective

NZ informal
Mad; crazy: my little cat was going porangi
More example sentences
  • I showed Te Kooti's letter to a Maori friend of mine, and she said Te Kooti is ‘porangi’ (crazy).

Origin

Maori.

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