Niue entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
PN.LIU.1 Liu Inside (refers to 'inside spaces' which are commonly accessible) [ex. pot] Uncertain Semantic Connection (Sph)
OC.LIU.2 Liu To turn, return; again (pre-verbal) (Sph)
PN.LIIWAI Liivai Urinate (Sph)
OC.LOO Loo Ant, termite (generic) (Sph)
OC.LOA.1 Loa Long, tall (Sph)
AN.ROFA Ofa Fathom (measure of outstretched arms (Sph)
PN.ROFE Ofe Bend (refers to casually bending something) (Sph)
PN.ROFE O/ofe/ To bend (refers to carfully bending something) (Sph)
PN.ROFE Ofe/ofe/ Bend carefully; straighten something bent (Sph)
PN.LOFI Lofia Overflowed, flooded over. To be covered (of land) (Sph). (McE)
PN.LOGA Loga Many, plenty (Sph)
AN.ROGO.1A Ta/ogo To echo (Sph)
AN.ROGO.1B Ogo Message; to call, to send a message, to announce (Sph)
CP.LOGO-LOGO Logologo. Lologo (Ykr). Palm-like tree (Cycas circinalis) (Sph)
PN.LOHOLOHO Loholoho Stalk on which the coconut grows (Sph)
PN.LOQI Loi Fish sp (Cephalopholis argus) (Sph)
PN.HAFA.B He ute he ha Why? what for? (Sph)
OC.LOKA Loka Rough (of sea) (Sph)
CE.ROKI Loi Mattress Borrowed Phonologically Irregular (McE)
MP.LOKU Lo/loku/ Bend (Sph)
CP.LOLI Loli Sea cucumber or beche-de-mer (Sph)
PN.LOLO.1A Lolo Oil (McE)
PN.LOLOGO Lologo Sing, song (Sph)
PN.LOOMAKI.* Lomoki To dip, submerge, duck (under water) Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
PN.LOMI Lomi To print, to type. To press (McE). Suppress (Lws). (Sph)
OC.LOTO.A Loto Inside, within, between (Sph)
PN.LOTO.B Loto A small pool on the reef. Pool, lakelet (McE). (Sph)
PN.LOTO.B Lo/loto/ A large pool on the reef. A pool inside, or on, the reef (McE). (Sph)
PN.LOTO.C Loto Mind, heart; to wish, to desire (Sph)
PN.LOTU.1 Lotu Religion, denomination (Sph)
SO.LOTU.3 Lotu Search for food in times of scarcity Problematic (Sph)
OC.LUU.3 Luu/luu To shake, to be shaken. Sift, strain; sieve, strainer (McE). To clean out (bottle, mouth) (Sph). (Tgr)
MP.LUA.1 Luo Hole, pit (Sph)
OC.LUA.2 Lua Vomit, throw up (Sph)
AN.RUA Ua Two (Sph)
NP.LUA-NI Lua/umee Conductor (the person standing to the right of the leader in traditional dancing, to help the leader in conducting the singins) (Sph)
PN.LUE.1 Lue Shake, sway, tremble (McE)
PN.LUE.1 Lue/lue Shake (of earth) (Sph)
PN.LUGA Luga Above, upon, over, top (Sph)
NP.LUU-KAU.* Luku A fern (Asplenium nidus); the young leaves are used as a vegetable Problematic (Sph)
PN.LUKU.B Luku(luku) To carry in the arms [ex. child]. (Sph)
EO.LULU.1A Lulu Barn owl (Tyto alba) (Sph)
PN.LUPE.1 Lupe Pacific pigeon (Ducula pacifica) (Sph)
PN.MA.3 Mo From (McE)
OC.MAA.1 Ma Numeral conjunction (Sph)
AN.MAA.3 Maa Ashamed (Sph)
PN.MAQA.2 Ma For (Sph)
PN.MA-QENE Maene/ene Ticklish (McE)
PN.MA-QINE-QINE Maine (Motu dialect), maini (Tafiti dialect) Enjoyable, thrilling (McE)
PN.MA-FAQA.A Mafaa(faa) Cracked open, split open. Crack, rift; to cut through, as a vessel cutting through the waves (McE). (Sph)

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