Niue entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
AN.LIKO.2 Liko/liko To surround (e lagi likoliko, the firmament) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Wms)
PN.LAWE.2B Lave/aki To help, assist, save Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sph)
PN.LAU.2A Lau Chorus (sung when dragging weights, etc.) (McE)
EO.LAU.3 Lau/lahi Wide, broad (Sph)
EO.LAU.3 Lau/tote Narrow (Sph)
PN.RAA Aa Sign of emphatic imperative (postverbal) (McE)
PN.RAU.2 Te/au Hundred (Sph)
FJ.RAU.3 Au Thatch (us. sugarcane or pandanus leaves) (Sph)
EO.LAQU.1 Lau To get caught (e.g. fish hook on coral rock); [be struck, hit] (Sph)
PN.LAU-GUTU Laugutu Lips (Sph)
CE.RAUKA Lauka A comparative, better etc. Problematic (McE)
PN.LAU-LASI Laulahi Wide, broad (Sph)
PN.LAULAU Laulau Coconut leaf spread (traditionally used onto which to spread food for a feast); table; to spread, to put out (of food) (Sph)
PN.LAU-QULU Lauulu Hair (of the head) (Sph)
PN.LAU-PAPA Laupapa Floor, board, platform (McE)
PN.KI-LAA-UTOLU Lautolu Third person plural pronoun (Sph)
AN.LAWA.2 Lava/hi To tie, wrap around (of loose clothes that need fastening) (Sph)
PN.LAWA.3 Lava/kimata Bark-cloth hat (McE)
SO.LE E Common article with scope over common nouns Problematic (Sph)
EP.NO Noo Your (sing.) (obs.) (McE)
PN.LEA Lea To speak [exx. with negative] (Sph)
MP.REFU.1 Efu/efu (afi) Ashes (Sph)
MP.REGA Ega To be rosy; overripe (Sph)
PN.REGA-REGA Egaega Deep red; overripe (Sph)
PN.LEI.1 Lei Rattle, as shell ornament does Problematic (McE)
OC.LELE.A Lele To fly; flow (of liquid) (Sph)
PN.LELE-A.2 Lelea To change colour (of yams) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sph)
SO.LELEFUA.* Lefua Chief (wife's term for husband in respectful language) Problematic (Sph)
PN.LELU Lule To wobble (of something fat and plumpish) (Sph)
OC.LEQO.1 Leo Voice, sound (Sph)
PN.LEQO.2 Leo/leo To guard, watch over, protect; constable, policeman (Sph)
OC.LEPA.2 Lepa/lepa Flooded, stained (Sph)
PN.LEPE Lepe/ti To knock down (of solid objects) (Sph)
FJ.LII.2 Lii(lii). Li/lii (McE). Bind, tie (Sph)
PN.LI-AKI Liaki To swing so as to throw something. To pretend to throw something while retaining it in the hand (McE). (Sph)
PN.LI-AKI Li/liaki/ Swing to and fro. Swing the arms when walking (McE). (Sph)
CP.LIALIA Lialia/pou Giddy (Sph)
OC.LIGI (Li)ligi To pour, to gush (vt) (Sph)
PN.LIGO Ligo To ease, to relieve (refers to easing of pain when pain relief is given) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sph)
AN.LIHA Liha Nit, egg of louse (Sph)
FJ.LIKA Lika Fear, be afraid. Watch [for] in terror (McE). (Sph)
AN.RIKI Iki/iki Small (suppletive plural of tote) (Sph)
AN.RIKI Faka/iki/iki To make small (usually refers to quantity) (Sph)
AN.RIKI Liki/liki Small (Motu dialect) Borrowed Phonologically Irregular (McE)
EO.LIKU.1 Liku Village on the west side of the island (Smith) (Sph)
AN.LIMA.A Lima Five (Sph)
MP.LIMA.B Lima Hand, arm; power, authority (Sph)
MP.LIMU Limu Seaweed, moss (Sph)
PN.LINO Lilo To twist, curl, braid Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
PN.LIPI.1 Lipi(lipi) Break in pieces, shatter Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sph)

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