Bikini etymology

English word Bikini comes from Marshallese Pikinni (Bikini atoll.)

Detailed word origin of Bikini

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
Pikinni Marshallese (mah) Bikini atoll.
Bikini German (deu) A bikini, scanty two-piece bathing suit, named after the above island Bikini atoll.
Bikini English (eng) Bikini atoll.

Words with the same origin as Bikini

Descendants of Pikinni
bikini