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Stimson, Frank (n.d.) Ra'ivavaean Dictionary. Typescript.

Language Item Description
Ra'ivavae Ao Light, as distinguished from darkness; daylight, open day...to become light, as at dawn; the upper world, world-of-light, the visible world; the universe
Ra'ivavae Horo/mauŋa A landslide
Ra'ivavae Eve Womb (of animals or men)
Ra'ivavae ŋaʔi To occupy oneself with, apply oneself devotedly or intently to, strive for...; to fulfill, carry out Uncertain Semantic Connection
Ra'ivavae A Particle of personification, occurring before the names of persons, of personalized or of named objects...
Ra'ivavae Amo To carry on the shoulder; to lift and set upon the shoulder
Ra'ivavae Paheʔe To slip down, fall; to slide, as on anything slippery, or from a height
Ra'ivavae Haʔaheʔe To slide down, as on a slope of dry grass or a wave; to cause oneself to slide down
Ra'ivavae Heʔe To fall, descend; slip down, plunge
Ra'ivavae Heʔe To drip, seep, percolate; to evacuate, defecate; to purge; to ebb (of the tide)
Ra'ivavae Heu To lift off, remove (as a cover of a native oven); (obs.) to turn over (as a page, edge of a mat)
Ra'ivavae Heva To weep, lament, wail;to mourn; to howl (of dogs); a dirge, death-chant
Ra'ivavae Hetu/ave A comet
Ra'ivavae Henua Land, country; soil, earth
Ra'ivavae Hemo To be out-distanced, overcome, surpassed (as in a contest or sport); to be vanquished, subdued, overcome
Ra'ivavae Atua The fourteenth night of the lunar cycle
Ra'ivavae Atu The bonito fish
Ra'ivavae Atua A god, divinity, deity....
Ra'ivavae Atu Particle of removal from the speaker: thither....
Ra'ivavae Hihi To be entangled, caught (as in a net); to tie or tangle up, as with a net; to be wrapped around; difficult, involved in difficulties
Ra'ivavae Koi To be pointed
Ra'ivavae A Particle of equation, denoting resemblance or similarity: like, after the manner of...
Ra'ivavae A Particle of possession: of
Ra'ivavae Aa Particle of specific location, used before locatives, as aa muri = te muri
Ra'ivavae Aŋi To be refreshing, assuaging passion
Ra'ivavae Aha Questive: to be/do what?
Ra'ivavae Ahi To brood over, protect with the wings, as a mother bird; hence to gather into the arms, shelter
Ra'ivavae Ahi (obs) The sandalwood tree
Ra'ivavae Ahiahi Evening; the period of time commencing about an hour before sunset and lasting for an hour afterwards
Ra'ivavae Aho Breath; the breath of life
Ra'ivavae Ahoo Fish line
Ra'ivavae Ahu Warm, feverish, hot (as the body)
Ra'ivavae Ahu Mound, heap, eminence; temple mound or platform
Ra'ivavae A/ahu Steam, vapor
Ra'ivavae Ai To copulate
Ra'ivavae Ai Particle of reference
Ra'ivavae A/ai To have, hold in one's mind, recall, keep in mind; to collect, preserve for communication or transference Uncertain Semantic Connection
Ra'ivavae Aaiha Rubbish, debris, flotsam
Ra'ivavae Aitu God, demon, supernatural being; ogre, ogress
Ra'ivavae Ama The float of the canoe outrigger
Ra'ivavae A/amio To contract and expand gently; said of the vaginal muscles
Ra'ivavae A/amio/mio To move gently back and forth; as the strands of the cat's cradle in the figure called 'Utaami
Ra'ivavae Amu/amu To grumble; (?mod.) to reproach or abuse behind one's back
Ra'ivavae Anaʔe Only, without exception; (lit.) by himself (etc), hence singularly, alone; plurally, together
Ra'ivavae Anei Particle of interrogation
Ra'ivavae Ania/nia Dizzy; (freq.) unconsciously Phonologically Irregular
Ra'ivavae Ano To feel awe; desolate, lonely
Ra'ivavae Ano/ano Sacred, hallowed; very high, remote or deep
Ra'ivavae A/anu (obs.) Slime, semen
Ra'ivavae Anuanua The complete arch of the rainbow