Kuia (Topical Term)
- Elders, Female
- Female elders
- Karani mā
Whakamārama: He wāhine taipakeke kua roa ngā rā ki te ao.
Scope Note: A general heading used to describe female elders, including grandmothers and grandaunts. See also: Tūpuna for great grandmothers and great grandaunts and Māmā (Mothers and Aunts).