"Tū of the twilight." One of the deities who conducted the Māori in their migrations over the vast ocean to New Zealand. He was a sea god and therefore seaweed offerings were presented and laid before him. See also Wheka-i-te-ata-nuku.
- White, John. (1887). Ancient History of the Maori. 6 vols. Wellington: G. Didsbury, Government Printer, p. 1:40.