Entries from Buse 1996 in Pollex-Online

Buse, J. (1996). Cook Islands Maori dictionary with English-Cook Islands Maori finderlist. Canberra, Pacific Linguistics.

Language Item Description
Rarotongan A Personal article
Rarotongan Aae Yes
Rarotongan ʔAaʔaa matagi Meaning uncertain, but referred to bad weather(Mka.) Problematic
Rarotongan Aaʔea When? Where?
Rarotongan Aʔi Fire, light
Rarotongan Aʔiaʔi Evening
Rarotongan Aʔo Cord, especially fishing line
Rarotongan Aʔo Breath; have a good wind, plenty of breath
Rarotongan Aʔu Pile up, heap up, mound up
Rarotongan Aʔuru Striped red mullet. Goatfish
Rarotongan Anga General term for sea shells; fish trap
Rarotongan Angi Blow (of wind, breeze)
Rarotongan Ao Day (not night)
Rarotongan Au Gall-bladder
Rarotongan Au Smoke
Rarotongan Ai Anaphoric particle
Rarotongan V/ai Keep, remain, stay, last, exist (over a period of time or in a given place
Rarotongan A/ai/ Copulate
Rarotongan Aitu Ghost, spirit
Rarotongan Aka Root
Rarotongan Akeride Locust (Bib.)
Rarotongan Ako Advise, warn, exhort, preach
Rarotongan Aakoonei Later on today; maybe, perhaps
Rarotongan Ara Awake
Rarotongan Aarai Screen
Rarotongan Arataura Rope-ladder
Rarotongan ʔAarau Grab
Rarotongan Aarea Open space where gatherings are held; open prospect
Rarotongan Areare Clear, of water; transparent, of glass
Rarotongan Areare Transparent, clear, as of water
Rarotongan Arero Tongue
Rarotongan ʔAaria Wait a minute!
Rarotongan Aaria Open stretch of water between two islands in the lagoon
Rarotongan Ariki Chief
Rarotongan Ariri Shellfish sp., (Turbo pelliclatus)
Rarotongan Aro Front
Rarotongan Aroʔa-ʔia Greet, welcome, offer good wishes; welcome with a gift; have pity on; forgive
Rarotongan Aroʔa Greet, welcome, salute
Rarotongan A/aru/ Follow, come/go with someone
Rarotongan Ami Roe or spawn of crustaceans
Rarotongan Amio Whirl, turn round rapidly
Rarotongan Amo Rub or smear on with palm of hand
Rarotongan Amo Carrying pole on which burdens are carried; carry on shoulder
Rarotongan Amuamu Revile, reproach, deride, taunt
Rarotongan Ana Post-posed particle, continuance of action or state
Rarotongan Ana Cave
Rarotongan Anake Alone, solely, only
Rarotongan Aananaʔi Tomorrow (Bse)
Atiu Aaneva/neva Giddy, dazed (Mauke, Atiu)
Rarotongan Ano/ano Desire, long for Uncertain Semantic Connection