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 Mooni True, as opposed to a lie Problematic
Anuta Mataanga Twins
Anuta Makitanga Father's sister
Anuta Maoa Arrowroot (Tacca sp.)
Anuta Mata Eye
Anuta Mata- Ten fish
Anuta Mataapare Seaward portion of a house
Anuta Mata-penua East side of island
Anuta Matangi Wind
Anuta Matai taringa Hammerhead shark
Anuta Mataku Afraid, fear
Anuta Matariki Pleiades
Anuta Mata-piu A type of limpet
Anuta Matau Tattooing chisel
Anuta Matau Fish-hook
Anuta Matike Stand erect
Anuta Matou First person exclusive plural pronoun
Anuta -matou First person exclusive plural possessive suffix
Anuta Matou We pl. (exc.)
Anuta Mau Find, discover, become aware of
Anuta Maaua We two (exc.)
Anuta Mauakena White-bodied, red-footed booby (Fbg)
Anuta Mea Thing
Anuta Mero Red
Anuta Miro A kind of tree (Thespesia populnea)
Anuta Mioi Twist something in the hand, wring out
Anuta Mimi Urinate
Anuta Miti Dream
Anuta Mo With, and
Anuta Moa Bud of banana beginning to fruit
Anuta Moana Ocean beyond the reef
Anuta Moeranga Sleeping-place, bed, sleeping mat
Anuta Moko Lizard
Anuta Mokopuna Grandchild (Firth 1954:99)
Anuta Morokau Centipede
Anuta Motu Island
Anuta Mua Before, in front
Anuta Muko First leaf of a young plant
Anuta Muri Back
Anuta Muri/ penua The west side of Anuta
Anuta Mu/muni/ To hide
Anuta -na Third person singular possessive marker
Anuta Na Third person singular preposed subject pronoun
Anuta Naaua Third person dual independent pronoun
Anuta Namu Mosquito
Anuta Natu Fruit tree (Burckella obovata)
Anuta Nau Mother (term of address)
Anuta Na They dual Problematic
Anuta Naaua Third person dual pronoun Problematic
Anuta Natou Third person plual independent pronoun