Entries from Carroll & Soulik 1973 in Pollex-Online

Carroll, V. and T. Soulik (1973). Nukuoro Lexicon. Honolulu, University Press of Hawaii.

Language Item Description
Nukuoro Anailaa (nei) Today (in the past)
Nukuoro Anaahi Yesterday
Nukuoro Anaboo Last night
Nukuoro Anu Dance (Sing)
Nukuoro Ao/a Misshapen fruit.
Nukuoro Imu/mea, imu/uli Triggerfish spp.
Nukuoro Ao Sufficient
Nukuoro Aoa Ficus prolixa, banyan
Nukuoro Aba/abai Carry a canoe in shallow water; carry half-lifting
Nukuoro A/abi Room (of a house)
Nukuoro Abo Capable; correct (suitable), true; feel comfortable Uncertain Semantic Connection
Nukuoro Aboo Tonight
Nukuoro Aboo nei Tonight (future)
Nukuoro Aso White-tipped Shark
Nukuoro Asu Scoop up, spoon
Nukuoro Asu Smoke
Nukuoro Ada/ada Dawn
Nukuoro Ada Shadow, reflection
Nukuoro Adamai Recollect/recall past events/persons, etc
Nukuoro Ade Liver
Nukuoro Aadea Clear, unobscured
Nukuoro Adi Relate news or gossip
Nukuoro Adi longo Tattle
Nukuoro Adu Toward hearer
Nukuoro Au I
Nukuoro Au Current
Nukuoro Aau Remove
Nukuoro Au/de Negative prescriptive aspect marker
Nukuoro Augau Pus
Nukuoro Useahi Smoke, steam
Nukuoro Ava Passage, channel
Nukuoro Ava Fish sp. (=large tonu, = large hagaodaloo)
Nukuoro Ava Relief, be relieved
Nukuoro Ea To surface (while swimming); to be on the surface of the water, stop swimming
Nukuoro Ebu/ebu Foam, bubbles
Nukuoro Eba Childs sleeping mat
Nukuoro Haa Four
Nukuoro Haa Coconut palm frond
Nukuoro Haele Discipline child, bring up Problematic
Nukuoro Haelu Wipe oneself after defecating
Nukuoro Haha Mouth odour
Nukuoro Alo/haha Throat (of fish only)
Nukuoro Haahaa Search for in dark using hands only
Nukuoro Hhango Wake up someone
Nukuoro Hhali Scoop up (of solids only)
Nukuoro La/hhie. Ra/hie (Crn). Firewood
Nukuoro Hahine Woman (Singular)
Nukuoro Hine Female, woman (must be preceded by article)
Nukuoro Haho Outside of
Nukuoro Hanga Husking stick; move apart; open one's mouth