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 Kala Fragrance (especially of food)
Nukuoro Kano Quality; penis, meat, flesh
Nukuoro Kava Feel uncomfortably warm
Nukuoro Gage Climb
Nukuoro Kala Smarting of skin which has been cut, or of an abrasion, when in contact with seawater, etc
Nukuoro Galaahuu Cheek
Nukuoro Lalaa Sizzle
Nukuoro Galava/lava Grain in coconut tree wood Uncertain Semantic Connection
Nukuoro Galevaleva Bird sp.
Nukuoro Galeve Sap taken from inflorescence of coconut tree
Nukuoro Galisi. Karisi (Crn). Lizard sp.
Nukuoro Galo-gila Goatfish
Nukuoro Galu/galu Any jellylike substance
Nukuoro Galu Viscous sputum
Nukuoro Galugalu Jellyfish sp.
Nukuoro Daamada Start; the beginning (of an event) Borrowed Phonologically Irregular
Nukuoro Daamada. Tamata (Crn). Start; the beginning (of an event) Phonologically Irregular
Nukuoro Gamu Cut (something)
Nukuoro Gamu Coral of any kind
Nukuoro Ganae Mullet
Nukuoro Ganava A tree (Cordia subcordata)
Nukuoro Gano Flesh of, meat of
Nukuoro Gano/ango Yellow
Nukuoro Gano/niho Gums (of mouth)
Nukuoro Ganomada Eye
Nukuoro Gava Reef heron (Demiegretta sacra) Phonologically Irregular
Nukuoro Gaogao Side of, the part surrounding, environs of, sides of the abdomen
Nukuoro Gaba Flap (as wings do)
Nukuoro Gabani/baonga Room (of a house)
Nukuoro Gabe Gouge out
Nukuoro Gabi/dia Held firmly (by something not part of the human body
Nukuoro Gabi/a Held firmly (under the arm or between the fingers)
Nukuoro Gabi Hold something between two (or more) other things; grab (between things, e.g. fingers)
Nukuoro Gabigabi Jellyfish sp
Nukuoro Gabou Fish sp. ?scad Problematic
Nukuoro Gasa Run aground
Nukuoro Gasi (Asaphis dichotoma
Nukuoro Gaso Roof thatch rafters
Nukuoro Gasogaso Narrow Uncertain Semantic Connection
Nukuoro Gada Laugh
Nukuoro Gada Caranx sp
Nukuoro Gadaha Great frigate-bird, fregata minor
Nukuoro Lau gadaha Bird's Nest Fern, (Asplenium nidus)
Nukuoro Gadea Side of boat opposite to outrigger
Nukuoro Gadi Bite, nip v
Nukuoro Hu/gadoo/ All (of things)
Nukuoro Gadoa To be overdue for parturition
Nukuoro Gau Grouping of people
Nukuoro Gau/ dagodo Boom of sail
Nukuoro Gau/laagau Rachis of coconut leaf