Whare vs Whame - What's the difference?

whare | whame |


As nouns the difference between whare and whame

is that whare is maori hut while whame is the horsefly or gadfly.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

whare

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Maori hut
  • We were on the brow of the hill, and below us there was a whare roofed in with corrugated iron. - "The Woman At The Store", from "Selected Short Stories" by Katherine Mansfield (first published in 1912)
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    whame

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The horsefly or gadfly.
  • (Webster 1913)