Niue entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
MP.MANUU Monuu Praised, blessed (Sph)
PN.MANUU-QIA Monuina Blessed, in peace (Sph)
PN.MANU-LELE Manu lele Bird (not animal) (Sph)
PN.MANU-MEA Manu-mea Band of dove or parakeet feathers (McE)
PN.MANUNU.1 Manunu Burn-off, burnt land. Burnt (of bush) (McE). (Sph)
PN.MAO.1 Mao Stop, cease (of rain) (Sph)
PN.MAQOLI Mooli Be true, sure (Sph)
PN.MAQOLI Faka/mooli To witness, give evidence, confirm; to tell the truth, be sincere (Sph)
PN.MA-QOPO Maopo Crushed, as a tin etc. Out of shape (Sph). (McE)
PN.MA-QOPO Maopo/opo To complete, round off, tidy (McE)
OC.MAQOTA Maota, moota Tree (Dysoxylum richii) (McE)
OC.MAQOTA Moota, maota Tree (Dysoxylum forsteri) (Sph)
PN.MA-PELU Mapelu Bent, folded (Sph)
PN.MAPU Mapu, mafu Whistle Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
MP.MASA.1 Maha Empty [ex. of water container]; calm (of sea) (Sph)
OC.MASAGA.1 Mahanga Forked (of a road) (McE)
PN.MAA-SAGA Mahanga Twins (offspring); fruit not separated into two (Sph)
FJ.MASAKI-TAGA Mahakitaga A man's sister (Sph)
TA.MASARA Mahala Think Borrowed (Sph)
CP.MASALO.A Mahalo Assume, imagine. Accept, agree (Sph). (McE)
CP.MASALO.A Mahalo/halo Doubt; resolve in the mind. Accept; doubt (Sph). (McE)
PN.MASAME Kahame A tree (Glochidion ramiflorum) Phonologically Irregular (Sph)
PN.MA-SANI Mahani Conduct, habit, attitude, behaviour; be accustomed, usually do something (Sph)
PN.MAASINA Mahina Moon, month; button (Sph)
PN.MAASOLI Futi /maholi/ Wild plantain, a cooking banana (Sph)
PN.MA-SUNU Mahunu Burnt, singed; whiplashed accidentally. To blister with heat; a slight burn (McE). (Sph)
AN.MATA.1A Mata Eye, face (Sph)
OC.MATA.1B Mata kupega Mesh of net (Sph)
EO.MATA.1C Mata- (in compounds) Sharp point, blade, cutting edge; the very tip, head or front of something (Sph)
PN.MATA.1D Mata A point of land (Sph)
PN.MATA.1E Mata Look at; (pre-verbal) looks like, seems to be (Sph)
AN.MATA.2A Mata Raw, uncooked (not cooked at all); unripe [ex. bananas]; new, look new (Sph)
PN.MATA-A-FAGA Mataafaga Beach (Sph)
AN.QONE One Gunpowder (Sph)
OC.MATAGI Matagi Wind (Sph)
PN.MA-TAKA Mataka Peeled off, loose (of skin); to have dandruff (Sph)
CE.MATA-KAINAGA Matakainaanga A man's brother, a woman's sister Problematic (McE)
PN.MATA-KITE.A Matakite Keen-eyed, sharp-eyed (McE)
PN.MEGE Mege/mege Wrinkled (Sph)
AN.MATAKU Mataku/taku. Mataku (McE). To fear, be afraid (Sph)
PN.MA-TALA.A Matala To bloom, blossom, open up (as flowers) (Sph)
PN.MATA-QARA Mataala Be on watch, vigilant Phonologically Irregular (McE)
PN.MATA-QALI Mokulu mataali Fall off unripe (fruit, coconuts) (McE)
EO.MATA-LIKI.B Fetuu mataliki The constellation Pleiades (Sph)
PN.MATA-A-LIMA Matalima Finger (McE)
PN.MATA-QA-MUQA Matamua Leading person in front of a battle, a dance team (McE)
PN.MATA-PISU Matapihu Limpet (Sph)
PN.MATAQU.1 Matau Fish hook (Sph)
AN.MATAQU.2 Matau Right (not left) (Sph)
AN.MATE.1A Mate To die (Sph)

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