"Agitated heaven." A goddess seen wandering on the face of the ocean after the Deluge, by the survivors on the raft of safety. The other goddesses were Hine-āhua, Hine-raka-tai, Hine-apo-hia, and Kare-nuku.
- White, John. (1887). Ancient History of the Maori. 6 vols. Wellington: G. Didsbury, Government Printer, p. 1:175.