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Language Item Description
Kwara'ae Ma- Point, blade
Nukumanu Matau Tattooing chisel
Sa'a Mela Red Problematic
Tuvalu Mei Mei. :shrink Problematic
Kwara'ae Milo Tree (Thespesia populnea)
Marquesas Moa-kere A fish (Zanclus cornutus)
Marquesas Poʔopuna Grandchild (I)
Kwara'ae Moli Citrus fruit
Tahitian Momo Offspring, breed. ??
Marquesas Mono Replace Problematic
Mangareva Mono Replace Problematic
Kwara'ae Muli b/uri. :Behind
Mangareva Nikau Rib of Coconut frond (I)
Kwara'ae Nofu Fish sp
Tahitian Nuʔu Earth, land (only as part of place-names)
Tahitian Oi Shake, move repeatedly
Marquesas Paa keʔaa Stone wall (I)
Kwara'ae Baikea Crab/shellfish sp
Rennellese Paʔiaʔa Roots Problematic
Tahitian Paroro Balolo worm. ?? Problematic
Niue Pani Paint, smear, rub oil on (I) Problematic
Ra'ivavae Papagiŋa, papaʔiŋa Labia majora
Tahitian Pahu Thumping blow
Marquesas Pehe Sound recording, record
Niue Pili (i) Be joined to Problematic
Kwara'ae Biri Be close together
Manihiki-Rakahanga Pipiri A season of the year (Grn. 1985)
Niue Poa Fish odour (I)
Niue Puefu Dust, crumbled (i) Problematic
Kwara'ae Bubu Shellfish sp
Niue Puupuu Shellfish sp. (I), Problematic
Tahitian Haare Go. ??
Niue Ape/ape Crooked legs (i) Problematic
Marquesas Seu Catch bonito etc. with rod and spinner, also said of birds (I) Problematic
Niue Hika Net needle (i)
Tahitian Hiʔa Possibly bobbin-needle used on nets. ??
Tahitian Hiʔuraʔi A prominent mountain
Marquesas Hivahiva Gray, silver-gray
Tahitian Hiva Black (in chants). ??
Marquesas Ope Tail-end, projection
Marquesas Huupee Nasal mucus (I)
Niue Take Base, origin, cause (I) Problematic
Marquesas Takupu/ʔu (I) Gannet
Kapingamarangi Tarang(a) A star, Capella (Emory 1965:341)
Kapingamarangi Ti taro Fish spear (Eilers)
Kwara'ae Taba Labia (Hmn)
Tahitian Tapa (leeward is.), topa (windward is.) Announce, proclaim
Niue Tatuu Move excitedly, totter (I)
East Futuna Tauwa pou Arm-rings (Le Maire 1616)
Penrhyn Tawatawa Fish sp; walu (Ruvettus pretiosus cocc.) Problematic