Sikaiana entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
PN.TOFU.1 Tohu Abundant, plentiful (Dnr)
NP.TOKOLAU.* Tokelau, tokolau North (Dnr)
PN.TOGI.1A Toni/toni Change color in patches as a result of mildew; have blotchy skin as a man who has skin cancer (Dnr)
CP.TONU.2 Tono Fish sp. Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
PN.MOHE-TORO Tolo To attempt secret seduction at night by entering the house of a woman and attempting to have sex with her while she is sleeping Problematic (Dnr)
XO.TO-TOKA Tootoka Door of a house (Dnr)
NP.TUQU.2 Tuu Strap of a back strap loom (Dnr)
EP.TUQU.3B Tuu To hit with a spear or bullet Problematic (Dnr)
PN.TUQU.3A T/tuu To cut, to split across the width (Dnr)
PN.TUQA.1B Tua The back of any object (Dnr)
PN.TUQA.1C T/tua Open ocean, ocean outside the lagoon. (Dnr)
OC.TUAI Tuai Move slowly, delay, dawdle (Dnr)
PN.TUQA-.2A Tua/lua To have two layers of something (Dnr)
EO.TUFA.1 Tuha (rare) To divide food unevenly (Dnr)
NP.TUKE-MATA Tuke mata The eye brows (Dnr)
PN.UKU Uku/i Rub with force, as in washing clothes (Dnr)
OC.UMA.A Uma Breast of a bird or chicken where there is a lot of meat, preferred for eating (Dnr)
AN.QUNA Una Shell of turtle (Dnr)
PN.QULUA Ulua Large species of trevally (Dnr)
NP.LUU-KAU.* U/lukau Taro {haahaa} pudding mixed with taro leaves (Dnr)
SO.USO.3 Uso An extended blood relationship Uncertain Semantic Connection (Dnr)
MP.UTA Uta To carry in a ship (Dnr)
AN.QUTA.1 Uta Direction: when at sea, the direction towards dry land; towards the reef or towards an island; when ashore, the direction inland, away from the sea; when in a town, the direction away from the town (Dnr)
OC.UTO Uto Float used for holding up a fishing net {tauto} (Dnr)
FJ.UTUA Utua The point, promontory or tip of a land mass as it goes out to the ocean (Dnr)
NP.WAANAGA Vaalana A saying that is true, a proverb, a vow Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
AN.FANA.1 V/vana To spear fish with a rubber sling, to shoot a bow and arrow Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
PN.WALO.2 Valo A sea animal that hides in sand (Dnr)
PN.WALO.1 Valo A shout, a scream (Dnr)
NP.WASI Vasi Cut off the root {uli} of taro {haahaa} in preparation for cooking and replanting (Dnr)
FJ.WELE V/vele To garden, to weed, to sweep an area, to cut grass (Dnr)
CP.SAWINI Vini To whistle (Dnr)
PN.WELO.1 V/volo To spear (a person or an animal); to push out, as pushing a canoe out to sea Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
FJ.AMO.1A Amo/si To rub a body part, to massage (Dnr)
FJ.KAUA Kau he Negative imperative: do not! (Dnr)
AN.FAQA.1 Haa Stalk of plant, branch of green coconut leaf {niu}, uncultivated swamp taro {kapulaka}, cultivated swamp taro {haahaa}, and sago {koko} (Dnr)
NP.FANAU-GA Mata hanauna Descent line starting from founding ancestor (Dnr)
CP.FUQAGA Huana Pumice or volcanic rock (arrives by drifting) (Dnr)
MP.QITA Ita To be revolted by physical contact with a certain person, to shudder at physical contact with a certain person, as a child with a stranger (Dnr)
PN.KALA-MISI Kalamasi Crab sp. (when full grown called tupa) Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
EO.KE Ki Verbal particle showing purpose or compulsion Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
NP.KIO.1B Kio/kio Bird sp. (Dnr)
NP.KIOLE Kiole Rat (Dnr)
RO.KOLILI Kolili Bird sp. (Dnr)
MP.KUMI.3A Kumi Squeeze, as in squeezing out liquid from cloth or fruit (Dnr)
PN.KUPU.1A Kupu A prayer form that was sung (Dnr)
OC.LAGI.1 Lani To sing a type of prayer (Dnr)
PN.MANEGA Malena A double headed parrot fish Phonologically Irregular (Dnr)
EO.MAUII Maui Left side, left-handed (archaic) (Dnr)
SO.NI.2 Ni Indefinite article: some (Dnr)

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