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Noun1.Atayalic - a language spoken by a Malaysian people on FormosaAtayalic - a language spoken by a Malaysian people on Formosa
Formosan - the Austronesian languages spoken on Formosa
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Why did the Atayalic and related peoples engage in headhunting?
They encountered great resistance from highlanders, especially from Atayalic peoples.
Kojima Yoshimichi interpreted this myth to explain the enmity between the Atayalic peoples and the people of the plains, whom he understood to be the Hart or pingpuzu ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.], plains aborigines) (Kojima 1996 [1915]: 24).