Entries from Churchward 1940 in Pollex-Online

Churchward, C. M. (1940). Rotuman grammar and dictionary. Sydney, Australian Medical Publishing Company.

Language Item Description
Rotuman Afe Thousand Problematic
Rotuman R/afi Fire
Rotuman Afu Generation (of persons related) Problematic
Rotuman Aga Usage, custom
Rotuman -age Neither towards the speaker nor the one spoken to, along
Rotuman Agi Idle, doing nothing
Rotuman Asu Smoke
Rotuman R/ako/ Imitate, study, learn Problematic
Rotuman Aʔu Scrape out with the hands
Rotuman Araga Thigh (of man or animal), haunch
Rotuman ʔArava Shark sp. Problematic
Rotuman Alele Tongue
Rotuman ʔAriki Chief Problematic
Rotuman Alili A kind of shellfish
Rotuman Aro Front, side or surface that is usually seen
Rotuman ʔOfa Love, like, glad, desire Problematic
Rotuman ʔAmanaki Intend, purpose Problematic
Rotuman ʔAm/fua Lift a heavy thing Borrowed
Rotuman Amu Make a contemptuous grimace at
Rotuman ʔAna Cave, cavern Problematic
Rotuman Anusi To spit
Rotuman Aniha Caterpillar, maggot
Rotuman Ao/aki Search with hands, groping Problematic
Rotuman Aoga Cloud
Rotuman ʔAo To be of use Problematic
Rotuman Apo To raise club or fist as if about to strike Problematic
Rotuman Asi Go to see, visit; inspect
Rotuman As/asi/ By way of trial or probation (qual.)
Rotuman Asofa Afternoon and evening
Rotuman Afa Make a mark or impression; to show clearly
Rotuman ʔAtaa Alone, unaccompanied, vacant, devoid of substance Problematic
Rotuman ʔAtmai Sensible, intelligent, wise Problematic
Rotuman Afe Liver
Rotuman Ati Visit, inspect, try, attempt (Cwd) Problematic
Rotuman Ati Adopt and bring up a boy of a chiefly rank with a view to his becoming chief of the town or district which adopts him Problematic
Rotuman ʔAtu Bonito Problematic
Rotuman Afu Number of things in a line, row
Rotuman Afule Fish sp
Rotuman G/ou/ I, me Problematic
Rotuman Au Current; flow or rush of water
Rotuman Au Bark (of dog; jeer
Rotuman ʔAva A kind of brownish fish Problematic
Rotuman Efe Refuse of grated coconut or arrowroot after mixing with water and squeezing out Problematic
Rotuman Ha/ke Four
Rotuman Fa/faa Hoarse Problematic
Rotuman Faʔa A food made from taro leaves Problematic
Rotuman Faʔa Do again and again frequently . Problematic
Rotuman Hagu Awaken, arouse from sleep
Rotuman Hani Woman, girl, wife
Rotuman Haina Women, wife, wives; female