As they had been trained, the Polynesian settlers adapted native products to their own heritage of building and tools.
The verb tattoo, to adorn the skin with patterns, is Polynesian.
From their language and personal appearance, the natives appear to be a mixture between the Malayan race and the Polynesian negro.
Christmas is an easy problem compared with a Polynesian giving-feast.
Evodia triphylla, a favorite evergreen plant with the natives of the Polynesian Islands, is also used for this purpose.
The Marshalls are definitely associated with the Polynesian element.
The sacred Ficus is worshipped in India and in many of the Polynesian islands.
There are eight well characterized dialects in the Polynesian family.
He served them with a liquor extracted from the juice of the "eava," the use of which is common to the Polynesian islanders.
Australian and Polynesian plants, nearly allied to Verbenace.