Entries from Elbert 1946, 1948 in Pollex-Online

Elbert, S. H. (1946). Kapingamarangi and Nukuoro Word List, with Notes on Linguistic Position, Pronunciation, and Grammar, United States Naval Military Government (Mimeographed)., Elbert, S. H. (1948). Grammar and Comparative Study of the Language of Kapingamarangi, Texts, and Word Lists, Pacific Science Board, National Research Council (CIMA Project).

Language Item Description
Kapingamarangi Kaokao Side
Kapingamarangi Kape Chisel out
Kapingamarangi Khape Pry out, extract
Kapingamarangi Hu(a)/kotoa/, huukatoo All, both
Kapingamarangi Gohu Turbid, turbulence ; make turbid, murky; dust, spray
Kapingamarangi Koro maanga Want to have, greedy for, look at greedily as though begging
Kapingamarangi Koroa Goods, belongings, gear
Kapingamarangi Koni Flutter hands and arms in dancing, also as an expression of joy
Kapingamarangi Kono Sick
Kapingamarangi A/ku, u/ku, o/ku First person singular possessive plural possessed object
Kapingamarangi Kupenga Net
Kapingamarangi Iroa Know, understand
Kapingamarangi Ranga Hoist
Kapingamarangi Rau Very large number
Kapingamarangi Rawa Enough, finished
Kapingamarangi Rawe To be caught (of something floating); to land (of something thrown on something)
Kapingamarangi Rehu Coral lime
Kapingamarangi Rere Fly (v), run, go fast
Kapingamarangi Repe Shake, wave
Kapingamarangi Rheu Ripe
Kapingamarangi Rhingi/a Pour
Kapingamarangi Rii Nit, egg of louse
Kapingamarangi Rhika Giddy, afraid
Kapingamarangi -rhiki Suffix meaning tiny
Kapingamarangi Rongo Hear, feel, listen
Kapingamarangi Romi/ ti ua Choke
Kapingamarangi Roto Lagoon
Kapingamarangi Rua/rua Vomit
Kapingamarangi Rua Two
Kapingamarangi Maa Stop, clear up, of rain ; devoid, cleared of
Kapingamarangi Maanga Yield well (of coconuts) ; husk of coconut after juice extracted
Kapingamarangi Makariri Cold
Kapingamarangi Marae Open, cleared space
Kapingamarangi Marau Squirrel-fish
Kapingamarangi Maaroo Strong, win
Kapingamarangi Maanu Buoyant ; float v
Kapingamarangi Maehanga Twin Phonologically Irregular
Nukuoro Masaara Alert, intelligent
Kapingamarangi Mahina Moon
Kapingamarangi Mata Face, eye
Kapingamarangi Mata Extremity
Kapingamarangi Matariki Pleiades
Kapingamarangi Mate Go out (of a light) (sg.)
Kapingamarangi Matoru Thick
Kapingamarangi Moounu Bait
Kapingamarangi Mea Thing
Kapingamarangi Mene Satiated with food Uncertain Semantic Connection
Kapingamarangi Mira Make a whirlpool
Nukuoro Miro Wring out
Kapingamarangi Moko Small lizard sp