Pukapuka entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
EC.FINA.1 Waka/yina/na Desire strongly Phonologically Irregular (Bge)
FJ.FIQU Wiu Fling, throw away (Sby)
FJ.FOHI Woe(a) To peel (as of sunburnt skin) Phonologically Irregular (Bge)
AN.FONU.1 Woo/wonu High tide (Sby)
SO.FUA.4 Wua A fleet of canoes. Group of fishermen fishing at sea on canoes (Mta). Fleet of voyaging canoes (Sby). (Bge)
CP.FUSI.1 Uwi Taro swamp Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
OC.GAFA Ngawa Measurement from tip to tip of fingers with outstretched arms, across chest (Bge)
PN.GANA.2A Nga/ngana Make a noise (Sby)
OC.GAO.1 Ngao Molar tooth (Sby)
PN.GAOGAO Ngaongao Deserted, uninhabited (Sby)
SO.GASOLO.*B Ngaolo Move, slide along Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
PN.GATA.3 Ngata Finish, end, terminate (Sby)
PN.GATAQA Ngataa Difficult (of actions or personality) (Sby)
SO.GAA-TAI Ngaatai Seawards (Sby)
PN.GATALA Ngatala Several species of grouper (Sby)
PN.GATOLO.1 Ngatolo Crawl all over (Sby)
PN.GUTU-KAO Ngutukeo Porpoise, dolphin Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
MP.GULU Ngu/ngulu Grunt, rumble (Sby)
PN.HAIA Aia laa Exclamation of approval: "There it is!" (Sby)
EP.HIWA.2 Yiva Name of distant land, probably Marquesas group; te atu Yiva: foreigners, esp. Europeans whose ships always came from the east (Sby)
PN.HOKA.1 Oka Main beam of house (Sby)
EO.HUQI.1 Uwi Take off clothes (Sby)
FJ.IRI-FIA.1 Ili/wia Blown by the wind (Sby)
PN.KAA.1 Ka/kaa Screech (of birds); shout (Sby)
CK.KAAKAA.1B Kaakaa White tern (Gygis alba) Problematic (Sby)
CE.KAREWA Kaalevaleva Fish sp., Scribbled Leatherjacket (Aleuteres scriptus) (Sby)
EC.KALEVE Kaulewelewe Coconut spathe Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sby)
PN.KATOA Katoa/nga Whole, all of something (Sby)
XE.KIO.2 Kio Game of chasing at sea (Sby)
PN.KONA.3 Kona Drunk (Sby)
EP.KOTI.2 Wuu/koti Cut Parrotfish (Scarus schlegeli) (Sby)
CE.KOTI-GA Kootinga Boundary line (Sby)
EP.KUKU.1B Kuku Bunch together (of people) (Sby)
EP.KUKU.1B Waka/kuku/kuku Huddle up with cold (Sby)
PN.LAFU.1 Lau Collective term for a group of people Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
PN.LEI.1 Lei Necklace or ornament (in chants) (Sby)
EP.RUTU Lu/lutu To rain heavily (Sby)
MP.MALU.A Malu awiawi Early evening, dusk (Sby)
PN.MANA-QIA Maanaia Decorative design figure (as on a wrestling belt) (Sby)
CE.MANU-FIRI Manuyili Guest, stranger Borrowed (Sby)
PN.MAASINA Maayina Moon (archaic) (Sby)
EP.MATAFITI Matawiti Year Borrowed (Sby)
PN.MATE.1D Mate Extinguished (Sby)
PN.MATE.1D Mate/mate Going out, flickering (Sby)
PN.MATUQA.B Mata/matua Main, important (Sby)
NP.MITA Waka/mita/mita Intrude, act foolishly, try to be funny during serious business. Show off (Sby). (Bge)
??.MOKA.2 Yii/moka/moka Completely finish off, destroy (Sby)
MP.MUU.2 Muu/longalonga Fish sp. Yellowspot Emperor Gnathodentex aurolineatus (Sby)
PN.MUKA.1A Muko Shoot of a plant (Sby)
PN.MUKA.2 Muka/lele Very white (Sby)

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