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 Tupu Grow (of a person)
Ifira-Mele Jipua A type of supernatural creature (not harmful) that may visit people in their sleep
Ifira-Mele -u Second person singular possessive suffix
Ifira-Mele Wuuwuu Coconut Crab
Ifira-Mele Pena/ua/ Neck
Ifira-Mele Ufi Yam
Ifira-Mele Uga Hermit Crab
Ifira-Mele Ua Rain
Ifira-Mele Fee/wi/a/ Ask
Ifira-Mele Wira Lightning
Ifira-Mele Uka Rope for hanging things on
Ifira-Mele Ura Lobster, crayfish, shrimp
Ifira-Mele Uru First-born Problematic
Ifira-Mele Uruga Pillow
Ifira-Mele Uru Eldest, firstborn
Ifira-Mele Umu Earth oven
Ifira-Mele Una Fish scale
Ifira-Mele Unu Drink
Ifira-Mele Usu Nose
Ifira-Mele Uuta Shore, inland
Ifira-Mele Uto Coconut with edible husk
Ifira-Mele Utu/fia Fill
Ifira-Mele Tufi/a Fetch, draw (Water)
Ifira-Mele Vae Leg
Ifira-Mele Vaero Feather
Ifira-Mele Vai Fresh water
Ifira-Mele Vaka Old word for canoe
Ifira-Mele Vaakure Search head for lice
Ifira-Mele Vakure/a Search head for lice
Ifira-Mele Vare Soft inner meat of sprouting coconut
Ifira-Mele Varo Call (esp. to inform others of one's approach)
Ifira-Mele Varovaro Shrub (probably Premna sp.)
Ifira-Mele Varu Eight
Ifira-Mele Varu/varu Scrape, shred coconut
Ifira-Mele Vaanaga Speak
Ifira-Mele Vera Burn, be on fire
Ifira-Mele Lesi Papaw (Ldn)
Ifira-Mele W/woro To spear Phonologically Irregular
Ifira-Mele Vete/a Untie, unwind, loosen, forgive
Ifira-Mele Vvera Hot
Ifira-Mele Viri Turn, turn around, spin
Ifira-Mele Fuji Banana, generic
Ifira-Mele Si/isi (vi), siia (vt) Cut out coconut meat, make copra
Ifira-Mele Usi/a Follow, go along Borrowed
Ifira-Mele Fia-kai Be hungry
Ifira-Mele Soro/na To grate (yams etc.)
Ifira-Mele M/mara Sour, bitter, salty, hot (in taste), unsweetened (tea)
Ifira-Mele Fiiru Hat
Ifira-Mele Mataa/utu Point, headland
Ifira-Mele Tara/una/na Scale fish, remove scales