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ia rā, ia rā

every day

Ia rā, ia rā, tunu ai au i te hapa.
Every day, (each day) I cook dinner.

(day) can be replaced with any word appropriate to the context: wiki (week), marama (month), tau (year), Rāapa (Wednesday), etc.

Repetition like this is often used for emphasis.

Learn more about Te Kupu o te Wiki and Māori Language Week