Tongan

noun
Ton·​gan | \ ˈtäŋ-gən How to pronounce Tongan (audio) also -ən \

Definition of Tongan

1 : a member of a Polynesian people of Tonga
2 : the Polynesian language of the Tongans

Other Words from Tongan

Tongan adjective

First Known Use of Tongan

1853, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Tongan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tongan. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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