Definition of raurekau in English:

raurekau

(also raurikau, raurakau, raureka)

noun

NZ
  • A small New Zealand evergreen tree, Coprosma australis (family Rubiaceae), with small white flowers and orange-red berries.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Maori raurēkau. Compare also Maori raurākau in the same sense.

Pronunciation

raurekau

/raʊˈreɪkaʊ/