Baitsi

noun

Bai·​tsi
ˈbītsē
plural Baitsi or Baitsis
1
a
: a Papuan people on Bougainville Island
b
: a member of such people
2
: the language of the Baitsi people

Word History

First Known Use

1936, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Time Traveler
The first known use of Baitsi was in 1936

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“Baitsi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baitsi. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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