Rarotongan entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
OC.A A Personal article (Bse)
NP.AE Aae Yes (Bse)
MP.AFAA Aa Storm, hurricane Problematic (Sve)
MP.AFAA ʔAaʔaa matagi Meaning uncertain, but referred to bad weather(Mka.) Problematic (Bse)
PN.QAA-FEA Aaʔea When? Where? (Bse)
AN.AFI Aʔi Fire, light (Bse)
AN.AFIAFI Aʔiaʔi Evening (Bse)
MP.AFO Aʔo Cord, especially fishing line (Bse)
CE.AHO Aʔo Breath; have a good wind, plenty of breath (Bse)
EO.QAFU.2 Aʔu Pile up, heap up, mound up (Bse)
NP.QAFULU Aʔuru Striped red mullet. Goatfish (Bse)
NP.QAGA.2 Anga General term for sea shells; fish trap (Bse)
AN.AGI.1 Angi Blow (of wind, breeze) (Bse)
CK.AGI.3 ʔAnge (Geniostoma sykesii) ("Apparently Cheeseman (1903) and Campbell (1932) mistakenly applied this name (misspelled as angi) to the similar looking but unrelated Coprosma laevigata." Problematic (Whr)
CK.AGI.3 Ange (Geniostoma rarotongensis) Problematic (McC)
PN.QAGO.B Angoo Emptiness (Sve)
AN.QAHO Ao Day (not night) (Bse)
OC.QAHU.1 Au Gall-bladder (Bse)
AN.QAHU.2 Au Smoke (Bse)
OC.AI.1 Ai Anaphoric particle (Bse)
PN.QAI.1 V/ai Keep, remain, stay, last, exist (over a period of time or in a given place (Bse)
CP.QAI.2 A/ai/ Copulate (Bse)
AN.QAITU Aitu Ghost, spirit (Bse)
AN.AKA.A Aka Root (Bse)
PN.AKE.A ʔAke (Dodonaea viscosa) "...according to Cheeseman and a few subsequent authors, but not confirmed by the present author." (Whr)
PN.AKE.A ʔAke/ʔake A native tree (Sapinda vitiensis) (Whr)
LO.AKERISI Akeride Locust (Bib.) (Bse)
PN.AKIAKI Kaakaaia White tern (Gygis alba) Phonologically Irregular (Sve)
MP.AKO Ako Advise, warn, exhort, preach (Bse)
CE.AA-KUA-NEI Aakoonei Later on today; maybe, perhaps (Bse)
FJ.QARA Ara Awake (Bse)
CE.ARAHURA Arahura Old name of Aitutaki (Etn) ara'ura (Sve)
PN.AALAI Aarai Screen (Bse)
CK.AARAI-TE-TOGA Aarai-te-tonga A principal koutu-ariki of Rarotonga (Sve)
TA.ARA-TAURA Arataura Rope-ladder (Bse)
CK.AA-RAU Aarau Gather, lay hold of, entangle, meddle with (Sve)
CK.AA-RAU ʔAarau Grab (Bse)
CE.AAREA Aarea Open space where gatherings are held; open prospect (Bse)
PN.ALEALE Areare Clear, of water; transparent, of glass (Bse)
TA.ARE-ARE Areare Transparent, clear, as of water (Bse)
PN.QALELO Arero Tongue (Bse)
TA.ARI Ari An exclamation: Wait! Stay! (Sve)
TA.ARI ʔAaria Wait a minute! (Bse)
PN.QALI.1 Ari Sparkling, as of very clear water (Sve)
PN.HAALIQA Aaria Open stretch of water between two islands in the lagoon (Bse)
PN.QARIKI Ariki Chief (Bse)
MP.QALILI Ariri Shellfish sp., (Turbo pelliclatus) (Bse)
AN.QARO Aro Front (Bse)
MP.QAROFA.A Aroʔa-ʔia Greet, welcome, offer good wishes; welcome with a gift; have pity on; forgive (Bse)
PN.QAROFA.B Aroʔa Greet, welcome, salute (Bse)

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