taupou

noun
tau·pou
variants: or less commonly taupo \tau̇ˈpō \
plural -s

Definition of taupou 

: a ceremonial hostess selected by a high chief of a Samoan village from the young girls of his household, elevated to a high rank, and charged with the formal reception and entertainment of visitors

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History and Etymology for taupou

Samoan taupo

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