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moai

/ (ˈməʊaɪ) /
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noun plural moai
any of the gigantic carved stone figures found on Easter Island (Rapa Nui)
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Word Origin for moai

from Rapanui (the Polynesian language of Easter Island), literally: statue, figurine

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