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  • God defend New Zealand. Learn More in these related Britannica articles: New Zealand. New Zealand, island country in the South Pacific Ocean, the southwesternmost part of Polynesia. New Zealand is a remote land—one of the last sizable territories suitable for habitation to be populated and settled—and lies more than 1, miles (1, km.
  • God of nations at thy feet In the bonds of love we meet Hear our voices, we entreat God defend our free land Guard Pacific's triple star From the shafts of strife and war Make her praises heard afar God defend New Zealand E Ihoa Atua O nga Iwi! Matoura Ata whakarongona Me aroha roa Kia hua ko te pai Kia tau to atawhai Manaakitia mai Aotearoa.
  • God defend New Zealand. Let our love for Thee increase, May Thy blessings never cease, Give us plenty, give us peace, God defend our free land. From dishonour and from shame, Guard our country's spotless name, Crown her with immortal fame, God defend New Zealand. May our mountains ever be Freedoms ramparts on the sea, Make us faithful unto Thee.
  • The above YouTube clip by Cindy Ruakere features all 5 verses of God Defend New Zealand.. Whakarongona or Whakarangona? Occasionally we are asked if whether the Māori words for God Defend New Zealand are correct as displayed on our website.. The original translation by T. H. Smith. A search of Books in Māori - Ngā Tānga Reo Māori, an annotated bibliography, revealed that .
  • Note: Though God Defend New Zealand is our most commonly used New Zealand national anthem, many do not know that God Save the Queen is the official alternative. While patriotic, this particular tune spurs not in a New Zealander what God Defend New Zealand does, sung proudly at any sports event.
  • God defend New Zealand. May our mountains ever be Freedom's ramparts on the sea, Make us faithful unto Thee, God defend our Free Land. Guide her in the nations' van, Preaching love and truth to man, Working out Thy Glorious plan, God defend New Zealand. Maori Words E Ihoa Atua, O nga Iwi Matoura, Ata whaka rongona; Me aroha noa.
  • The following is an announcement of alternative arrangements of God Defend New Zealand, for general use.. Source: the Supplement to the New Zealand Gazette, Thursday, 31 May Recognising the difficulties which could be experienced in the singing or playing of the national anthem God Defend New Zealand by the general public, new arrangements of this anthem have been commissioned from Mr A.
  • God of nations at thy feet In the bonds of love we meet. Hear our voices, we entreat, God defend our free land. Guard Pacific's triple star From the shafts of strife and war, Make her praises heard afar, God defend New Zealand. E Ihoa Atua, O nga Iwi! Matoura, Ata whakarongona; Me aroha roa. Kia hua ko te pai; Kia tau to atawhai; Manaakitia mai.