Futunan

noun
Fu·​tu·​nan | \ fəˈtünən, füˈ- \
plural -s

Definition of Futunan

1a : a Polynesian people of the Futuna islands
b : a member of such people
2 or less commonly Futuna : the Polynesian language of the Futunan people — compare austronesian

History and Etymology for Futunan

Futuna islands, southwestern Pacific + English -an

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“Futunan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Futunan. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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