Tahitian
noun Date: 1825 1. a native or inhabitant of Tahiti 2. the Polynesian language of the Tahitians • Tahitian adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tahitian — could refer to* the Tahitian language * a resident of Tahiti or, occasionally, from elsewhere in French Polynesia, or something from these islands …   Wikipedia

  • Tahitian — Ta*hi ti*an, a. Of or pertaining to Tahiti, an island in the Pacific Ocean. n. A native inhabitant of Tahiti. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tahitian — TAHITIÁN, Ă adj., s. m. f. (locuitor) din Tahiti. ♢ (s. f.) limbă polineziană vorbită în Tahiti. (< fr. tahitien) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Tahitian — [tə hēsh′ən, tähēsh′ən; tähēt′ē ən] adj. of Tahiti or its people, language, or culture n. 1. a person born or living on Tahiti 2. the Polynesian language spoken on Tahiti …   English World dictionary

  • Tahitian — [tα: hi:ʃ(ə)n, hi:tɪən] noun 1》 a native or national of Tahiti, or a person of Tahitian descent. 2》 the Polynesian language of Tahiti. adjective relating to Tahiti, its people, or their language …   English new terms dictionary

  • Tahitian — Ta•hi•tian [[t]təˈhi ʃən, ti ən, tɑ [/t]] n. 1) peo a native or inhabitant of Tahiti 2) peo the Austronesian language of the Society Islands, used as a lingua franca throughout French Polynesia 3) peo of or pertaining to Tahiti, its inhabitants,… …   From formal English to slang

  • Tahitian — /teuh hee sheuhn, tee euhn, tah /, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Tahiti, its inhabitants, or their language. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Tahiti. 3. the Polynesian language of Tahiti. [1815 25; TAHITI + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Tahitian — 1. noun a) A native or inhabitant of Tahiti. b) The Polynesian language of Tahiti. 2. adjective Of, or relating to Tahiti, or to its people or language …   Wiktionary

  • Tahitian — ISO 639 3 Code : tah ISO 639 2/B Code : tah ISO 639 2/T Code : tah ISO 639 1 Code : ty Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • Tahitian — Ta·hi·ti·an || tɑː hiːʃn n. resident of Tahiti (island in the southern Pacific Ocean) adj. pertaining to Tahiti (island in the southern Pacific Ocean) …   English contemporary dictionary

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