Reconstruction Level: OC - Oceanic

Reconstruction Description
GASE-GASE Weak, feeble
GASU.2 A seaside shrub (Scaevola sp.)
GATA.1A (Land) snake
GAU Chew in order to extract juice, as sugar-cane; bite
GOLO Snore-like noise
GUU.1 Hum, groan, grunt
HAKAU Coral reef
HAKE.B Upwards (post-verbal particle)
HIFO.B Downwards
HINAGA Fish sp., whitebait
HOGE Famine
HUKU Dive, submerge
HULI.1 Fish sp
HURU.A Enter
KAFIKA Tree sp., Malay Apple (Syzygium malaccense)
KAI.2 Tree, wood
KAKA.1A Clothlike fibre surrounding base of coconut fronds
KAAKAA.1A Parrot sp
KALAKA A tree (Planchonella sp.)
KALAQAPUSI A shrub sp. (Acalypha grandis)
KALI.1 Wooden pillow
KANO.1A Flesh (of plant or animal); substance, or essential part of anything; seed, kernel
KAO.3 Green heron (Butorides striatus) (Clk)
KAPA-KAPA.A Flap wings *kapa(-kapa)
KAPOA Catfish (Plotosus sp.) : *ka(a)poa
KATAFA.A Frigate-bird, (Fregata minor)
KATEA Side of boat opposite to outrigger
KAU-QAHE Cheek, chin, jawbone
KAU-KAU Bathe
KAWA.1A Plant sp. (Piper methysticum) and drink made from it
KAWIKI Crab sp., ghost crab (Ocypode sp.)
KEA.2 Hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata)
KEHE Different, be different, other
KELI Dig v
KESA A colour term denoting pale, unsaturated colours
KETE.B Belly
KI.2 Preposition marking instrument: with
KIATO Outrigger boom
KILI-KILI Gravel, usually coral rubble
KINI.1 Nip, pinch
KOFU.1A Wrap up; covering; parcel (esp. of food)
KOFU.2 Mist, fog, steam, spray, dust (in air), smoke; to give off or be covered with mist etc.
KOHO Digging stick, husking stake: *ko(h,s)o
KOI.3 Preposed verbal particle of continuity; still, while
KOKOO Cluck, crow (noises of fowls)
KOLO.1 Enclosed fortress
KOTO.2 Break off, pluck (as leaves)
KUKA.1 Mangrove Crab
KUKU.2 Mussel sp
KUKU.3 Strip off, as leaves, bark

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