Pukapuka entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
PN.PAA.5 Paa Burst out, break forth; sound used to illustrate noise of a blow (Bge)
AN.PAKI.1 Pa/paki To fell all opponents in wrestling; to slap smartly (Bge)
PN.GARUE Ngalue/nga A feast for the guards of the village reserve food lands (Bge)
PN.GASUE Waka/ngayua To stir, rustle Phonologically Irregular (Bge)
TA.KOO-TAFA.B Lau kotawa Bird's Nest Fern (Aspleniun nidus) (Whr)
PN.FAKA-TUQU Wakatuu Erect, make stand (Bge)
PN.FAI-GA Wainga Doing, activity; sexual intercourse (Bge)
PN.KAWE.1B Kave pakipaki Seaweed (Bge)
PN.KAWE.1B Kave Tail of a comet (Sby)
PN.KAU-TAA Kautaa Wooden beater for a gong (Bge)
SO.FANOGO.B Waanongo [now waanonga] Story, tale (Bge)
PN.FANO-GA Wanonga Journey (Bge)
FJ.HILI Waka/ili To throw onto, to load (Bge)
PN.FAKA-WALE Wakavale To stupefy (Bge)
PN.FAKA-QAROFA Wakaaloa To feel sorry for; unfortunate; the unfortunate one who has one's sympathy (Bge)
SO.LAA-NUI Niu laanunui Coconut tree that bears very large nuts (Bge)
PN.LEFU-LEFU Lewulewu Name of a bird (a Rail?). Sanderling (Calidris alba) (Sby). (Bge)
PN.FAI-TAHINA Waitaina Reserve or supporting division of warriors for meeting foreign vessels Uncertain Semantic Connection (Bge)
PN.TAU-MULI Taumuli Person at stern of canoe guiding the canoe (Sby)
NP.TUQA-.3 Tua- Numeral prefix in counting crabs (Bge)
PN.QA A Possessive marker (Sby)
AN.AGI.1 A/angi Blow (of wind) (Sby)
SO.AI-SE-AA W/aiaa Why? Problematic (Sby)
AN.QANUFE Anue Brown/black caterpillar (Sby)
PN.QATI.1 Ati Copulating place or group of people gathered together for cohabitation Uncertain Semantic Connection (Bge)
NP.FAQI Vai Cursing chant or rite Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
PN.FAKA-QETEQETE Wakaete To get out of the way to make room (Bge)
PN.FAKA-QETEQETE Wakaete/ngia To draw back, retreat (Bge)
PN.FAKA-QATU.A Wakaatu Arrange in a row or line (Sby)
PN.FASI.C Vayi To beat, whip someone Phonologically Irregular (Mta)
EC.FINA.1 Wina/ko Cheeky, brazen [in making advances towards opposite sex (Sby)] Problematic (Bge)
NP.MA-FITI Maawiti/witi Agile; to escape. Vigorous, energetic. (Sby)
SO.FUA-QI-TINO Wuai-vaka Coffin. Dead body in canoe section for burial (Sby). Problematic (Bge)
PN.FUHI.B Wui aliki Gathering of chiefs (Sby)
SO.GAA-TAI Piipii/ngaatai Water's edge on (lagoon) beach (Sby)
NP.GA-TASI Peia ngatai All at once, immediately Phonologically Irregular (Sby)
OC.GOLO Ngolo/au Snore (Sby)
CE.HIRI.1 Laakau yili Tree sp. Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sby)
SO.IVI-TUQU Ivituu Spine (Sby)
XO.KAI-LALAO Kailao Person who is unfaithful to spouse (Mta)
CE.KA-KANO.2 Kakano Wide, broad Problematic (Sby)
PN.KALISI.1B Kaa/kaliwi Cricket; ghost moth (Sby)
PN.KAU-FANA Kauwana Bow (archaic) (Sby)
SO.KAU-LAMA Kaulama Dried coconut leaves used as torch (Sby)
SO.KO.2 Ko Present progressive (Sby)
PN.KOO.2C Koo Hollow guttural sound, e.g. when a wrestler is thrown down (Sby)
NP.MAQI-KUKU Mai(ti)kuku Fingernail, toenail (Sby)
AN.KUTU.1 Kutu Louse (archaic) (Sby)
OC.HIFO.A Le/io To spring down, jump down; (of fish) to rush into shore (after a thunderstorm). Climb down, descend, come from the east (Sby). (Bge)
PN.RAQA-RAQA Laalaa Having many branches (Sby)

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