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Early Māori formed tribal groups, based on eastern Polynesian social customs and organisation.
Horticulture flourished using plants they introduced, and later a prominent warrior culture emerged.
Initial relations between Māori and Europeans were largely amicable, and with the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840, the two cultures coexisted as part of a new British colony.
Rising tensions over disputed land sales led to conflict in the 1860s.
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Direct Relief is a humanitarian nonprofit with a mission to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty and emergencies.The Māori originated with settlers from eastern Polynesia, who arrived in New Zealand in several waves of canoe voyages at some time between 12 CE.Over several centuries in isolation, the Polynesian settlers developed a unique culture that became known as "Māori", with their own language, a rich mythology, distinctive crafts and performing arts.Political redress for historical grievances is also ongoing.In the Māori language, the word māori means "normal", "natural" or "ordinary".The arrival of Europeans to New Zealand starting from the 17th century brought enormous changes to the Māori way of life.