Entries from Robarts 1974 in Pollex-Online

Robarts, E. (1974). The Marquesan journal of Edward Robarts 1797-1824. Canberra, Australian National University Press.

Language Item Description
Marquesas Ouʔou To howl
Marquesas Ea Fa ru Attack
Marquesas Fa roo, boo To take, seize
Marquesas Vine, fau’ru’boo Rape
Marquesas Phaʔnow Born
Marquesas Pha too tee Thunder
Marquesas Phinnew Ground
Marquesas Fettoe Star
Marquesas Hu ru, Teen u Form Problematic
Marquesas Car te u Wild Cucumber
Marquesas Co vie Jaw
Marquesas Ea’Ko Yonder
Marquesas De ahgy Heaven or sky
Marquesas Eo te wiae Fresh lake
Marquesas Eo to tie Salt lake
Marquesas Mee now now Watery
Marquesas Ea ma ca vee, O wochʔo Lock of hair
Marquesas Teeʔne, Teeʔna [Forty thousand]
Marquesas Wa o tee, wa poue Done, finished
Marquesas Botah Greens eatable of sort
Marquesas Diʔaʔtu To move further
Marquesas Ea tom aʔo ah A boy
Marquesas E, Tiʔhie Passionate [Savage, fierce]
Marquesas Tai ner Younger brother or sister
Marquesas Toʔa Male animal
Marquesas Tu ke wai wai Heel
Marquesas U rea Penis
Marquesas Ea, Viene A woman
Marquesas Pae hu, ear’vi’vi Supple, flexible
Marquesas Tee, toʔe, U rea Whore
Marquesas Maʔyenʔna, Thaʔhuʔrul Similarity Problematic
Marquesas Enga booe Ginger Problematic
Marquesas (Co mae) To ee Pud. muliebre
Marquesas Tah, puʔney To hide, conceal