The translation is simply ipu = vessel / pot and toa = warrior. The vessel simply depicts the warrior spirit of the Māori. The Māori were well known for their prowess in battle—not only in pre-European times but also against colonial troops equipped with superior weapons—and also in the two world wars fighting in foreign lands where many still lie.
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47 Water Street
Canada V6B 1A1
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3 blocks from Waterfront Station
Between Abbott St. and Carrall St.
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