Definition of rauriki in English:

rauriki

(also raddiky, raoriki, rariki)

noun

NZ
  • Any of several kinds of sowthistle (genus Sonchus), introduced Eurasian weeds used as a vegetable by the Maori; especially smooth sowthistle, S. oleraceus (contrasted with puha, the prickly sowthistle, S. asper).

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Taylor (?1805–1873). From Maori rauriki.

Pronunciation

rauriki

/ˈraʊrɪki/