Entries from Feinberg 1977 in Pollex-Online

Feinberg, R. (1977). The Anutan language reconsidered: Lexicon and grammar of a Polynesian Outlier. New Haven, Human Relations Area Files Press.

Language Item Description
Anuta Peatu To fight
Anuta Perave Meet, encounter
Anuta Penua Land, island
Anuta Peo Branched, or strongly figured coral
Anuta Pii/pia, pia/pia (arch.) Want, wish, like, desire
Anuta Pingota Shellfish (Haliotis sp.)
Anuta Piikai Hunger, hungry
Anuta Pitu Seven
Anuta Poi Individuating particle
Anuta Poka Jump with a start, as when suddenly awakened
Anuta Porau Voyage, journey
Anuta Pota Child
Anuta Potu Puncture, perforation
Anuta Pu/puu/ To hide something from another person
Anuta Pua Ten times
Anuta Pua Fleet of canoes which is out at sea
Anuta Puanga Sharpening stone
Anuta Pua tanga Dirge
Anuta Pungona Parent-in-law, child-in-law
Anuta Pure/i Foreskin; for foreskin to recede or open as erection takes place
Anuta Punu Pubic hair
Anuta Putu Tree sp. (Barringtonia asiatica)
Anuta Nga Definite article plural
Anuta Nga- Directional prefix
Anuta Ngaengae Sick, ill
Anuta Ngaro Forget, disappear
Anuta Ngarue To move (as when an object moves as the result of being pushed or pulled by a human being)
Anuta Ngarue To work
Anuta Ngaruru Earthquake
Anuta Ngao Path Problematic
Anuta Ngau A plant (Scaevola taccada)
Anuta Ngaatai Seaward
Anuta Ngenge Slow
Anuta Ngoto To sink
Anuta Nguipeke Squid
Anuta Ngutu Mouth; cutting edge of a blade or weapon
Anuta A What? (interrogative pronoun)
Anuta Pu/angapuru/ Ten
Anuta Ai Who?, whom?
Anuta Akau Reef
Anuta Ake Direction up
Anuta Ake(ake) To ascend
Anuta Ipo Downwards
Anuta Ipo To descend
Anuta Ingoa Name
Anuta Ongongo A small plant capable of producing severe itching for a short time
Anuta Oko To arrive
Anuta Oro Grate a tuber
Anuta Uu Breast
Anuta Uui Gather Pandanus fruit or Betel Nuts