Definition of Pitcairnese in English:

Pitcairnese

noun

  • The language of Pitcairn Island, a mixture of English and Polynesian (mainly Tahitian) elements.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the Pitcairn Islands, the people of Pitcairn Island, or their language.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in The Times. From the name of either PitcairnIsland or the PitcairnIslands + -ese.

Pronunciation

Pitcairnese

/ˌpɪtkɛːˈniːz/