Definition of Reinga in English:

Reinga

noun

NZ
  • In Maori tradition: the place (a cape in the far north of New Zealand) from which the spirits of the dead are believed to enter the next world; (hence) the land of departed spirits.

Origin

Early 19th century. From Maori rēinga leap, place of leaping from rei to leap.

Pronunciation

Reinga

/reɪˈɪŋə//ˈreɪɪŋə/