Entries from Pratt 1911 in Pollex-Online

Pratt, G. (1911). Pratt's Grammar & Dictionary of the Samoan Language. Apia, Western Samoa, Malua Printing Press.

Language Item Description
Samoan Mafiti To spring out, as a spark from the fire; to spring up, as a splinter of wood
Samoan Maafiti Blustering, quarrelsome Uncertain Semantic Connection
Samoan Mataamua Title page, first page of a book
Samoan Matamua/mua Brazen-faced, not ashamed Uncertain Semantic Connection
Samoan Palapu A wind from the land
Samoan Tafatoo A perpendicular steep, as seen from above
Samoan Tafa The side of a hill; to turn on one side
Samoan Taʔavili To turn round, as a mill, a drill, &c.
Samoan ʔAusulu Axe (so called before chiefs)
Samoan Mili/ga Sowing by rubbing between the fingers, as tobacco seed
Samoan Mio Wander about, go round about
Samoan Mioi Act perversely
Samoan Mi/mio Be confused, as a current at sea
Samoan Tama/ʔi The young of animals or plants
Samoan Puupuu A sheath, a case
Samoan Vili/vili To brandish, as a club
Samoan Viligia To dry in the wind; to air; to cool in the wind
Samoan Avaʔe Take up, carry on the shoulders
Samoan Maneʔe To walk proudly
Samoan Maaneʔe To begin to rise, as the tide, or the person sitting down
Samoan Lea That Phonologically Irregular
Samoan Ga/gana Speech, language; to speak to
Samoan Gana/gana To be talked about, to be the subject of conversation
Samoan Gaana/gana Talk, converse, chat
Samoan Momo/i Broken remnants, crumbs
Samoan Lagai Shoal of dolphins Uncertain Semantic Connection
Samoan Masagi High, lifted up, as the eaves of a house. Rebound, fly up (Mnr).
Samoan Soe/ago Fish sp.
Samoan Tau/nuʔu To reach, to arrive at; to come to pass
Samoan ʔAfaga The bandage put on the feet when climbing the cocoa-nut tree
Samoan Aʔega A pole or beam, used for a ladder
Samoan ʔAnoʔano The nest of the lago mumu [carpenter bee]
Samoan Fuai/ʔupu A single sentiment in a speech
Samoan Fuaʔi/vai A single water bottle
Samoan Sano To long for, be intent upon
Samoan Sala/i To cut fastenings
Samoan Siʔi To quote from a book
Samoan Taafega A freshet; to flow in a river
Samoan Pea Still, continually, yet (post-verbal)
Samoan Lee Preposed particle not, do...not
Samoan Suoo Spade, hoe, shovel
Samoan Pui/pui Door, partition
Samoan Puiaʔi A place sheltered from the wind
Samoan Faʔaoti To kill one already dying
Samoan Faʔatoo To give over, as land sold or given; to curse Uncertain Semantic Connection
Samoan Faʔasusu To suckle, give the breast to
Samoan Tuli An outside corner, as of a box, house &c.; any joint or bend
Samoan La/lala Pudend. muliebr. Uncertain Semantic Connection
Samoan Tafili To fly a pigeon; to go about on many errands Uncertain Semantic Connection
Samoan Fulufulumata The eyebrow