Tikopia

noun

Ti·​ko·​pia
tə̇ˈkōpēə
plural Tikopia or Tikopias
1
a
: a Polynesian people on Tikopia, Solomon islands
b
: a member of such people
2
: the language of the Tikopia people

Word History

Etymology

from Tikopia, one of the Solomon islands

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“Tikopia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tikopia. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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