tultul

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There were three female tultuls among the Tairora people, EHP, all appointed in the 1950s: Hirihaka'au of Tontiana, later promoted to luluai, and the tultuls of Tondona and Barinabuta (Pataki-Schweizer 1987).

See original Mihalic entry.

Noun forms

  1. Government: government appointed assistant village chief in colonial times, typically a younger man with a reasonable grasp of Tok Pisin. heiltultul, luluai


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