Mangarevan

adjective
Mang·​a·​re·​van | \ ¦mäŋ(g)ə¦rāvən \

Definition of Mangarevan

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1a : of, relating to, or characteristic of the island of Mangareva or the Gambier Islands
b : of, relating to, or characteristic of the people of Mangareva or the Gambier Islands
2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of the Mangarevan language

Mangarevan

noun
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plural Mangarevans

Definition of Mangarevan (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a native or inhabitant of Mangareva or the Gambier Islands
2 : the Mangarevan language — compare austronesian , polynesian

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History and Etymology for Mangarevan

Adjective

Mangareva island, Gambier Islands, French Polynesia + English -an

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“Mangarevan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mangarevan. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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