Entries from Shibata 2003 in Pollex-Online

Shibata, N. (2003). Penrhyn-English Dictionary. Kyoto, ELPR.

Language Item Description
Penrhyn Ate Liver
Penrhyn Aatea Wide, distant, apart; side, surroundings, clear and open place
Penrhyn Ato Thatch
Penrhyn Atu Particle marking direction away from speaker; away, thither
Penrhyn Atu Skip jack, bonito (Katsuwonus pelamis)
Penrhyn Ature Bigeye scad (Selar crumenophthalmus)
Penrhyn Au I, me
Penrhyn Au Current of the sea
Penrhyn Au/au To pick, pinch
Penrhyn Au/tua To remove, sever
Penrhyn Auahi Smoke; fire, flare
Penrhyn Auee Alas
Penrhyn Aute Paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera) (There is none in Penrhyn)
Penrhyn Ava Milkfish (Chanos chanos)
Penrhyn Avatea Daytime
Penrhyn E Non-past tense-aspect
Penrhyn E Agent marker
Penrhyn Ee Yes; well, then, and
Penrhyn Ea Rise to surface of water
Penrhyn Eeia These
Penrhyn Haa Four
Penrhyn Haa Hoarse
Penrhyn Haa Stalk
Penrhyn Haa/niu Midrib of coconut leaflet; thin rod of the aerial root of the pandanus
Penrhyn Haeru Wipe anus
Penrhyn Haahaa Touch, feel with the hands
Penrhyn Haahaarua Manta Ray
Penrhyn -Hanga Nominalising suffix
Penrhyn Haangai Feed
Penrhyn Haangai Foster
Penrhyn Tamaiti haangai Foster child
Penrhyn Haangota A method of fishing
Penrhyn Hai Stingray
Penrhyn Hai To pray; incantation accompanied with the movements of legs, arms and of the spear; incantation to frighten away the evil spirits from inside a marae. Dedicate (as a house, canoe) (Rmn).
Penrhyn Hai/haimanu/ Bishop ray, sting ray
Penrhyn Haainu Give a drink
Penrhyn Haaite Similar, equal, the same
Penrhyn Haaito To measure, share out, economise; uniform; ruler
Penrhyn Haka- Causative prefix
Penrhyn Haka- Approximative or simulative prefix
Penrhyn Hakaahu The 7th month in the pre-Christian calendar
Penrhyn Akaipoipo Marry
Penrhyn Haka/isa Exposing the teeth when angry Phonologically Irregular
Penrhyn Hakarere Fly (a kite)
Penrhyn Akaari Show Problematic
Penrhyn Hakarongo Hear, listen to
Penrhyn Hakarua North-east
Penrhyn Hakasani, hakasari Tie two coconuts together; trace down genealogical line
Penrhyn Hakaseke/seke To sail with the wind
Penrhyn Hakatangi To sound, play a musical instrument