Entries from Campbell 1985 in Pollex-Online

Campbell, A. R. T. (1985). Social relations in ancient Tongareva. Honolulu, Dept of Anthropology, Bernice P.Bishop Museum.

Language Item Description
Penrhyn Ao The world
Penrhyn Atua A god or spirit
Penrhyn Ava A passage through the reef opening into the lagoon
Penrhyn Hakapapa Genealogy
Penrhyn Haanau A ramage comprising a patrilineal extended family
Penrhyn Huaanga A ramage comprising a group of haanau
Penrhyn Ngaarara Gecko spp. large lizard spp. which live mainly on coconut trees; mourning gecko (Lepidodactylus lugubris), Polynesian gecko (Gehyra oceanica)
Penrhyn Ngooio (Anous spp.) ; brown noddy (Anous stolidus)
Penrhyn Karaea An upright limestone slab found in marae
Penrhyn Kaaturi (Boerhavia sp.) . (Portulaca lutea) (McC)
Penrhyn Kirikiri Coral gravel
Penrhyn Kire Polynesian Rat (Rattus exulans)
Penrhyn Koo A coconut husker ; to husk, thrust
Penrhyn Moko Skink small lizard, spec. blue-tailed skink Emoicyanur), snake-eyed skink Cryptoblepharu boutoni)
Penrhyn Moko(puna) Grandchild, relative of second descending generation
Penrhyn Motu An islet
Penrhyn Sau Wind
Penrhyn Soro To copulate Problematic
Penrhyn Tara Sooty Tern (Sterna fuscata)
Penrhyn Tamaahine Girl ; daughter, female member of the first descending generation
Penrhyn Too A spear ; ancient short throwing spear; to spear, thrust
Penrhyn Toate Nephew Problematic
Penrhyn Teina Younger sibling or cousin of the same sex
Penrhyn Toorea Grey Plover (Pluvialis dominica)
Penrhyn Tou A tree (Cordia subcordata)