Rarotongan entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
PN.HUI-MATUQA Ivi metua Backbone, vertebrae (Bse)
PN.HUI-TUQA Ivi mokotua Backbone, the necessary basis of anything Problematic (Bse)
EP.PEE-IA Peeia LIke this (Bse)
EP.I.2B I Preposition marking the immediate goal (object) of a transitive verb (Bse)
NP.KULA.1C Kura A gift which a travelling party sends on ahead to their prospective hosts... (Bse)
CE.PUU.7 Puu Completely, entirely, as a whole, altogether, all at once, suddenly (Bse)
TA.TAA-PARU Taaparu Make something lax, limp, flabby, yielding...; coax, cajole, flatter, persuade (Bse)
PN.WAHA-WAHA Vaavaa Spaced out, well apart; gaps, spaces (Bse)
FJ.TOLO.2A Toro/toro Creep, slither, crawl; stretch out, extend (as tendrils etc.) (Bse)
PN.TO-TOLO Totoro Crawl, creep (Bse)
CE.TAGO.C Pooiri tango/tango Pitch dark(ness), benighted ignorance (Bse)
EP.PORO.2 Poro Heel, kneecap, elbow; heel of axe; head of hammer or nail (Bse)
CE.TAPARURU Tapariri Wriggle, squirm Phonologically Irregular (Bse)
MQ.TAKEO Taakeo Poisoned, stupefied; poisonous (Bse)
CE.PUUTIKI Puutiki Tie the hair up in a knot, topknot (traditionally of men's hair) (Bse)
AN.FUFU.2 Pere/ʔuu Run or strip sthg through the hand or fingers, as in squeezing water from a lock of hair, or unrolling sleeves quickly and carelessly (Bse)
PN.FAKA-KITE ʔAkakite(kite) Disclose, reveal, tell (Bse)
PN.FIA-MOHE ʔIamoe (AIT) Sleepy (Bse)
PN.MATE.1E Tai mate Low tide (Bse)
PN.FAKA-AGI ʔAkaʔangiʔangi Start to blow (of a breeze) (Bse)
CE.IWI.C Ivi Race (of people), stock (Bse)
NP.KAI-GA.A Kainga Table or mat spread with food; meal, feast (Bse)
CE.NO-TE-MEA Noo te mea Because, for the (following) reason (Bse)
FJ.FIHI ʔI/ʔii Catch on a snag; entangle; strike (gold, fish, luck), encounter (Bse)
FJ.FIHI Aka/ii Ensnare, entangle (Sve)
FJ.PUTU-KI Putu Heap up, pile (Bse)
PN.LAGI.5 Rangi A word used to denote: supreme in authority...the paramount high chief... (Sve)
PN.LOLO.1B Roro Full-flavoured, delicious; sweet [Atiu] (Bse)
CE.POU.2 Tuu/pou Bow, bend down, stoop forward, lower the head (Bse)
CE.POU.2 Pou Dive (through the air) (Bse)
FJ.TOFA.1A To/toʔa Spread (vt, vi) (Bse)
CE.VAI Vai Keep, remain, stay, last, exist (over a period of time or in a given place) (Bse)
EP.MAMAIA Mama-ʔia Disseminate by word of mouth Problematic (Bse)
CE.RAAKAU.2 Vai/raakau Medicine (general term); treat (with medicine etc.)... (Bse)
PN.RAQA-KAU.B Raakau Timber, piece of wood, stick, pole, plank, board, bat, racquet, etc.; made of wood, wooden (Bse)
PN.SAFOLE Aʔore A fish, about a foot long with small silvery scales, black stripe along the back and black spot on tail-fin; edible; mountain bass (Duleidae) (Bse)
NP.FILOA ʔIiroa Name of fish: coloured grey and brown; orange around the mouth with projecting upper teeth; one of the snappers (Lutjanidae) (Bse)
PN.TOLO.2B Toro Stretch, reach, spread out, extend, creep along (as creeping plant); stick out, project; cape, promontory, spit of land, projection (Bse)
PN.TAU-SOA Tauʔoaʔoa To make friends (reciprocal); [friendship] (Bse)
PN.TAU-SOA Tauoa/oa To entreat, to ask earnestly, to beg, to endeavour to make friendly overtures etc., according to context; to make close friendship (Sve)
PN.AA- A(a) Like, resembling, in the manner of (often used without a following article) (Bse)
CE.AA.2 Ee And, or (Bse)
PN.AA- Aa- Alternative or diminutive in meaning: rather, somewhat, -ish (Bse)
PN.FUAFUA.2B ʔUaʔua Swelling, rising, as some part of the body (Sve)
PN.HAFA.B ʔE aʔa...ei? No te aʔa...ei? What for? why? (Bse)
FU.FAKA-TILI Kaatiri Breed, produce a line of offspring; breed, strain, race (Bse)
PN.MAQU-LALO Mooraro Bowed down, bent over; defer (Bib.). Problematic (Bse)
CE.MOREFU.1 Moo/re/reʔu Dim, weak (of light) (Bse)
CK.GUTU-PAA Nguutupa Door, doorway, gate(way), entrance (Bse)
CK.PU-FERA Puʔera Open, unfold(ed), of blossoms, eyes, umbrella; blossom, flower (n). (Bse)

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