moana

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

moana

  1. Essive singular form of moa.

Anagrams[edit]


Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *moana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /moˈa.na/, [moˈwɐnə]

Noun[edit]

moana

  1. ocean, sea
    kilo moanaoceanography
    Moana PākīpikaPacific Ocean

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • “moana” in the Hawaiian Dictionary, Revised and Enlarged Edition, University of Hawaii Press, 1986

Kapingamarangi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *moana.

Noun[edit]

moana

  1. ocean, sea

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *moana.

Noun[edit]

moana

  1. ocean, sea

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • moana” in John C. Moorfield, Te Aka: Maori-English, English-Maori Dictionary and Index, 3rd edition, Longman/Pearson Education New Zealand, 2011, →ISBN.

Tahitian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *moana.

Noun[edit]

moana

  1. ocean, sea

Tokelauan[edit]

Te moana.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *moana. Cognates include Hawaiian moana and Samoan moana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mo.ˈa.na/
  • Hyphenation: mo‧a‧na

Noun[edit]

moana

  1. open sea, ocean
  2. fishing in the open sea

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 236