noun Truk·ese \(ˈ)tru̇¦kēz, (ˈ)trü¦k-, ¦trə¦k-\

Definition of Trukese



  1. 1 :  a Micronesian native or inhabitant of the Truk islands in the Caroline islands

  2. 2 :  the Austronesian language spoken in the Truk islands

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Origin and Etymology of trukese

Truk islands (from Trukese Cuuk Truk islands, from cuuk mountains, heights) + English -ese

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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