Meaning of haere mai in English:

haere mai

Pronunciation /ˌhʌɪrə ˈmʌɪ/


  • Used as a Maori greeting.

    ‘Welcome, haere mai to the first edition of the online On Campus, the electronic sister publication to the magazine.’
    • ‘I would like to welcome all the new members to the House - nau mai, haere mai.’


Maori, literally ‘come hither’.