What original language did the word tattoo come from?
The word tattoo comes from the Polynesian word tatau, meaning correct or workmanlike.
It comes from the Samoan word Tatau...
The word "tattoo" was first introduced to Europeans from a sailor who heard it from polynesian languages such as Marquesan, Tahitian, and Samoan. Tattoos themselves were introduced to Europeans by sailors as well.
It comes from Tahitian, the South Pacific, Polynesian language of French Polynesia.
It came from the Dutch word 'taptoe', which meant taps shut.
It is mostly agreed upon that the Samoans were the first to use the word that would later become "tattoo" they called what they did "tatau", which is pronounced "tuh-tao".
The language of origin for the word "tattoo" is Dutch. The Dutch word "taptoe!" was adopted by the English as "tap-too" and then during the 17th century as "tattoo."
I believe it is Latin, derived from the word pig...I think the original word was : amster-hey
Tattoo is actually a combination of two words from the Polynesian language. The word "Tata" means to tap repeatedly by hand. The word "Au" means color. Due to the way that tattoos are traditionally given, sailors travelling through the polynesian islands would ask for "Tata" "Au". Therefore evolving into one word known as "Tattoo".
The word tattoo is derived from a Polynesian noun tatau meaning "puncture, mark made on skin."
The origin of the word tattoo comes from the Samoan word tatau, which means "open wound"
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It is a Tahitian word 'tatau'
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Most historians believe the word tattoo comes from the south seas island people's word 'tatau', which means literally to 'tap repeatedly', from their method of tapping in the ink in the tattoo motifs that decorated their bodies... The electric machine as we know it did not come into being until 1925, before that all tattoos were hand picked, or tapped in. Since then with high tech improvements it has gotten where there are very few… Read More
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