Trukese

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

Definition of Trukese

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