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Marquesan

[mahr-key-zuh n, -suh n] /mɑrˈkeɪ zən, -sən/
noun
1.
a Polynesian native of the Marquesas Islands.
2.
the Polynesian language of the Marquesas Islands.
adjective
3.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the Marquesas Islands, the Marquesans, or their language.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; Marques(as Islands) + -an
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British Dictionary definitions for Marquesan

Marquesan

/mɑːˈkeɪzən; -sən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the Marquesas Islands or their inhabitants
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of the Marquesas Islands
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