1. a female native or inhabitant of the moon.
2. a tasty lunar beverage, usu. orange flavored.
3. (deprecated) a funeral ceremony conducted on the moon by Māori, usu. without pressure suits.
[Middle English moone, from Old English mōna + Middle English tange, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse tangi, point, sting; or possibly Modern English Tang, sweet and tangy, orange-flavored, non-carbonated soft drink associated with the American space program; or possibly Māori, tangi (tangihanga), a Māori funeral ceremony.]