Entries from Buck 1932b in Pollex-Online

Buck, P. H. (1932b). Ethnology of Manihiki and Rakahanga. Honolulu, Bishop Museum Press.

Language Item Description
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tatau Squeeze (as in extracting oil)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ta/tau/anga Counting (n)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tau parau Pearl shell pendant
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tauhuhu Ridgepole
Manihiki-Rakahanga Taumata Eyeshade. Ancient cap (Sve).
Manihiki-Rakahanga Taume Coconut flower sheath
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tauraki Dry something in the sun
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tau/romi Pressing movements in massage
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vaka taurua Double sailing canoe
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tere tautai Go on fishing expedition
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tavake Tropic bird (Phaeton)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tehi (pass. tehia) Cut in pieces
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tere/tere Peel off skin of cooked puraka
Manihiki-Rakahanga Te/te Split with thumb nail Phonologically Irregular
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tia (Basket) closed with senit cord
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tia/tia Pegs attaching outrigger float to boom
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tifa, tiha Pearl shell inlay
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tipu Slice Phonologically Irregular
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tiputa Poncho
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ti/tiro To look, gaze
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tohi Perform ceremony
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tomore Fish sp Phonologically Irregular
Manihiki-Rakahanga Toroa Brown booby
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tou Tree sp. (Cordia subcordata)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tu Belt
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tuahine Sister (of man)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tuha Distribute
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tuke Distance from outstretched hand to opposite shoulder
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tumu Foundation
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tupa Land crab sp
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vai o te tupapaku Fluids of decomposition
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tu/rama Fish with torches
Manihiki-Rakahanga Turuma Spirit; burial place
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tutaki To close in ends of basket
Manihiki-Rakahanga Tutara Priest Uncertain Semantic Connection
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ui/a Ask
Manihiki-Rakahanga Uru Head
Manihiki-Rakahanga Una honu Turtle shell
Manihiki-Rakahanga Ure Male genitals, male child
Manihiki-Rakahanga Uto Sprouted coconut; absorbing organ of the coconut
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vaenga Midst
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vae(vae), wae/wae Leg, foot
Manihiki-Rakahanga Vaka Canoe; five-piece canoe
Manihiki-Rakahanga Toko Diagonal strut in house construction
Manihiki-Rakahanga Toko/toko Rafter
Manihiki-Rakahanga Kakano Width (of a mat)
Manihiki-Rakahanga Hikuhiku nikau Tip end of coconut leaf
Manihiki-Rakahanga Puru/puru fakahani Ten coconuts
Manihiki-Rakahanga Whare taka Portable house
Manihiki-Rakahanga Uhio The inner part of dry coconut meat...