Entries from Clark 1998 in Pollex-Online

Clark, R. (1998). A dictionary of the Mele language (Atara Imere), Vanuatu. Canberrra, Pacific Linguistics.

Language Item Description
Ifira-Mele Tafuraa Whale
Ifira-Mele Tagi Weep
Ifira-Mele Taiao Morning
Ifira-Mele Taka Of marriageable age
Ifira-Mele Taka Pair
Ifira-Mele Takaa/taka Stamp
Ifira-Mele Takapau Coconut-frond mat (placed under other mats)
Ifira-Mele Taku/a Say, tell, mention
Ifira-Mele A/tara/ Language
Ifira-Mele Tara Eaves
Ifira-Mele Taarai Scoop out banana flesh
Ifira-Mele Taaraki Fishing net
Ifira-Mele Taalapa Nocturnal octopus sp Problematic
Ifira-Mele Tarie Indian Almond (Terminalia catappa)
Ifira-Mele Tupa tarierie A reef-dwelling red and orange crab, perhaps (Carpilus maculatus)
Ifira-Mele Tariga Ear
Ifira-Mele Taro Taro
Ifira-Mele Taaro/a Spear, throw a spear or knife at something
Ifira-Mele Tamaffine Girl
Ifira-Mele Tamaaroa Young man
Ifira-Mele Taafakamatea Kill Problematic
Ifira-Mele Taane Male
Ifira-Mele Tanu/mia Bury
Ifira-Mele Tao/na To cook
Ifira-Mele Taotao Bonefish (Albula vulpes)
Ifira-Mele Tapa/a Call
Ifira-Mele Tapakau Kind of mat
Ifira-Mele Tapasi/a Break, split, separate
Ifira-Mele Tapatapa A crustacean (Parribacus caledonicus)
Ifira-Mele Tapono Closed, shut
Ifira-Mele Tapu Forbidden, sacred, taboo
Ifira-Mele Tasi One
Ifira-Mele Taasi/a Smooth with knife or plane
Ifira-Mele Tata Be near
Ifira-Mele Ttaa Baler
Ifira-Mele Taateu We (inc.)
Ifira-Mele Tau V.i. hang
Ifira-Mele Tau Land, arrive (after canoe voyage)
Ifira-Mele Tau Year
Ifira-Mele Taaua We two (inc)
Ifira-Mele Taauga Rope or hook for hanging things on. Such food whether hung up or not
Ifira-Mele Taunamu Mosquito net
Ifira-Mele Tava Tree sp. (Pometia pinnata)
Ifira-Mele Kasi/tava Bivalve sp Uncertain Semantic Connection
Ifira-Mele Tavivi Whirlwind Problematic
Ifira-Mele Te Definite article
Ifira-Mele Tea/tea White
Ifira-Mele Tefe/tefe Circumcise
Ifira-Mele Mi/jikao/ Hundred < *rima-tekau
Ifira-Mele Tere Run