noun Date: 1809 1. a member of a Melanesian people of Fiji 2. the Austronesian language of the Fijians • Fijian adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Fijian — I noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Fiji • Hypernyms: ↑Polynesian • Member Holonyms: ↑Fiji, ↑Republic of Fiji 2. the Oceanic language spoken on Fiji • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Fijian — [fi: dʒi:ən] noun 1》 a native or national of Fiji, or a person of Fijian descent. 2》 the Austronesian language of the indigenous people of Fiji. adjective relating to Fiji, its people, or language …   English new terms dictionary

  • Fijian — /fee jee euhn, fi jee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Fiji, its people, or their language. n. 2. a native of the Fiji Islands. 3. the Austronesian language spoken by the Fijians. * * * …   Universalium

  • Fijian — ISO 639 3 Code : fij ISO 639 2/B Code : fij ISO 639 2/T Code : fij ISO 639 1 Code : fj Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

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