Tongan entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
AN.KUMI-KUMI Kumukumu Chin; pendulous lichen (Cwd)
AN.KUMI-KUMI Coomoo-coomoo The chin (Mar)
PN.RAQA-KAU.B ʔAkau-taa Club (weapon); bow (of violin) (Cwd)
SO.FAI-FEKAU Faifekau Minister (of religion), clergyman, missionary (Cwd)
PN.TOLO.2B Tolo/i To lengthen, draw out, extend (Cwd)
PN.TAA.7 Taa ..scooping up fish with a hand-net... (Cwd)
PN.SAU-QARIKI Houʔeiki Chiefs (pl. of 'eiki). In public speaking it is often equivalent to 'gentlemen' or 'ladies and gentlement' or 'you (pl)'. (Cwd)
OC.FATI.A Fesi-ʔi To break (a stick, rod etc.) (Cwd)
MP.HAGA.1 Hanga fesi Distance measured by spanning and then bending the hand over onto the knuckles, thus adding to the span the length of the two top joints of the fingers (Cct)
MP.MUTU.1A Mutu/kanga Dividing line along the middle of tapa cloth (Cwd)
EO.TAPA.3 Taba Border of unprinted cloth (Cct)
MP.PAPA.1A Baba Semi-circular frame on which the cloth [tapa] is extended to be printed (Cct)
PN.FUHI.A Lau te/fuhi 100 *langanga* (length of tapa) (Cct)
FJ.MATA-.4 Mata, (-ga)-mata Unit classifier in counting fish (up to 5) (Cct)
PN.HOA (-ga)-hoa Pair classifier in counting fish or yams (6 and over) (Cct)
NP.LAU.1B Mate/lau "Plus one" in counting odd numbers of fish (7 and above) (Cct)
PN.KAU.2C Kau-ika Ten pairs of fish (Cct)
SO.TINO-.B -ga-sino Unit classifier in counting yams (up to 5) Problematic (Cct)
EP.FUA.3C Fuo/fua/vale Almost full moon (Cct)
CE.MA-TOFI.B Matofi/tele The waning of the moon is very apparent (Cct)
FJ.LEKA.2 Leke/leka The moon is very small (Cct)
EC.TOKA-LUA Tokoua Brother or sister (without regard to sex or age on either side) Problematic (Cwd)
PN.MEQA-KAI Meʔakai Food (Cwd)
PN.HAGA.2 Hangee (ko) Be like, resemble Problematic (Cwd)
PN.TAUSI Tauhi To tend, look after, take care of...keep safe, preserve... (Cwd)
PN.FIA-INU Fieinu/a To be thirsty (Cwd)
PN.FAKA-QAROFA Fakaʔofo/ʔofa Lovely (esp. to look at), pretty, charming, beautiful... (Cwd)
PN.MA-LELE Malele To lean to one side or another, to sway; to cave in to some extent; (of crowd) run across this way or that; (of disease) become less serious (Cwd)

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