māhina

See also: mahina and Mahina

TonganEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *masina.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaː.hi.na/
  • Hyphenation: mā‧hi‧na

NounEdit

māhina

  1. moon
  2. month

TokelauanEdit

 
Te māhina (1).

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *masina. Cognates include Hawaiian mahina and Samoan masina.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmaː.hi.na/
  • Hyphenation: mā‧hi‧na

NounEdit

māhina

  1. moon
  2. month

ReferencesEdit

  • R. Simona, editor, Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, 1986, page 221