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See also: vahiné and vähine

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Tahitian vahine (woman).

NounEdit

vahine (plural vahines)

  1. Synonym of wahine: A Polynesian woman.

Rapa NuiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Tahitian vahine (woman), from Proto-Polynesian *fafine.

AdjectiveEdit

vahine

  1. female

Derived termsEdit


TahitianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *fafine.

NounEdit

vahine

  1. woman