Entries from Howard 1981 in Pollex-Online

Howard, I. (1981). Proto-Ellicean. Studies in Pacific Languages and Cultures in Honour of Bruce Biggs. J. Hollyman and A. Pawley. Auckland, Linguistic Society of New Zealand: 101-118.

Language Item Description
Nukumanu Aa-moko Long, deformed nut.
Nukumanu Ao Deformed coconut
Rennellese ʔAukau Pus, as in a boil (Ebt)
Nukumanu Aavea
Tuvalu Faailu Wipe after defecating
Nukumanu Haariu Wipe after defecating Phonologically Irregular
Nukumanu Harelo Coral sp. (probably staghorn)
Tokelau Falelo Coral awl
Nukumanu Hina Adulterer
Nukumanu Haitino Body
Samoan Fuatino Physique, figure
Tuvalu Kafusu (Barringtonia)
Nukumanu Pare/kaavuhu/ (Barringtonia)
Nukumanu Kaimarie Generous
Nukumanu Kaipea Land crab sp.
Tuvalu Kapo Bird sp. (Heteroscelus incanus)
Nukumanu Haka/ree/resi Deceive, lie, false
Sikaiana M/moto/ Green, unripe, virgin
Nukumanu Hare Go, walk
Luangiua Hale Go, walk
Tuvalu Hokehoke Fish sp. (probably swallowtail)
Nukumanu Hoke/hoke Fish sp. (probably swallowtail)
Nukumanu Taaea A fish (Lutjanus gibbus)
Luangiua Kaaea A fish (Lutjanus gibbus) Problematic
Tuvalu Takuu Axe or flat-bladed adze
Nukumanu Takuu Axe or flat-bladed adze
Nukumanu Dabaduu Barracuda
Tokelau Ki taatou First person plural inclusive pronoun
Tuamotu Taatou First person plural inclusive pronoun (Stn)
Tokelau Toka Human prefix with numbers two to ten
Nukumanu Uukau Pus
Takuu Fakailo/a Make known, inform, explain
Takuu Kkafi Capable, knowledgeable, skilful
Nukumanu Kamai (Elegatis bipinnulatus)
Sikaiana Kamai (Elegatis bipinnulatus)
Nukumanu Riitai Bird sp. (prob. Puffinus pacificus)
Luangiua Hi/likai Bird sp. (prob. Puffinus pacificus)
Nukumanu Karo Young goatfish
Nukumanu Laanai Raft
Sikaiana P/pasa Slightly swollen, inflamed