Polynesian

noun Poly·ne·sian \ ˌpä-lə-ˈnē-zhən , -shən \

Definition of Polynesian

1 : a member of any of the indigenous peoples of Polynesia
2 : a group of Austronesian languages spoken in Polynesia

Polynesian

adjective

First Known Use of polynesian

1807

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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