Tuvalu entries in Pollex-Online

Protoform Item Description Source
PN.FUHI.A Fui fala The whole pandanus fruit (as opposed to named sections) (Rby)
EC.FUI Fui Put pairs of nuts together in tens; a bundle of nuts; ten (of coconuts and bonito) (Rby)
MP.FUQI Fuifui Sprinkle water over (Rby)
OC.FULA.1 Fu/fula To swell, swollen (Rby)
OC.FULE.A Fule Peel a banana; pull line off rod without undoing it (Rby)
SO.MA-FULE Mafule [Obscene] (Jsn)
MP.FULU.1 Fulu Feather, hair on arms (Rby)
MP.FULU.2 Fu/fulu Wash (of hands, dishes, floor etc., but not clothes) (Rby)
MP.FULU-FULU Fulufulu Hair, fur (Rby)
NP.FUNA.1B Funa Wear a loincloth (Rby)
SO.FUNA-FUNA Funafuna Large sea-slug (Rby)
PN.FUNE.1 Fune Catkins of a breadfruit tree (Rby)
NP.FUNE.2 Foge Itchy Problematic (Rby)
SO.FUNU Funu Pubic hair (VAI, FUN, NKF, NKL) (Rby)
PN.FUSI.2 Fusi Bind together, lash together (Rby)
EO.FUSU Huhu Fight (Rby)
EO.FUSU Fusu Punch (Rby)
AN.FUTI.1 Futi Pull, pluck (Rby)
AN.FUTI.2 Futi Banana (Rby)
AN.FUTU Futu (Barringtonia asiatica (Rby)
OC.-GA -ga Gerundive suffix (Rby)
PN.GAA.2A Gaa Nominal prefix indicating occurrence in groups (Rby)
SO.GAA-.3 Gaa- Prefix to indicate "in the direction of" (Rby)
NP.GAE.A Gaegae Short of breath; breathe heavily. (To have) asthma (Jsn). (Rby)
PN.GAAKAU Gaakau Gut, intestines (Rby)
PN.GALI.1 Gali Bite off more fruit than one can chew (Rby)
FJ.GALI.2A Gali Handsome, beautiful (Rby)
OC.GALO.1 Galo Away from home, probably for an hour or two (Fny)
PN.GAALULU.A Galulu To shake, rock; to be shaken, rocked, vibrate, quake (Rby)
PN.GAO.2 Gao Footprint (Rby)
PN.GAO.2 Gao/tua Dress timber with an adze (Rby)
PN.GAO-HAQA Gao/gaoa/ Untidy (Rby)
PN.GAOSI Gaaosi [Sam] to prepare (food); to manufacture, make, produce (Jackson) (Rby)
SO.GASOLO.*B Gaholo Grow, increase, decrease, change, move (Rby) (Rby)
OC.GASU.2 Gahu Saltbush (Scaevola taccada) (Rby)
SO.GAA-TAI Gaatai Seawards (Rby)
PN.GAQATI Gati Coconut-shell container for water (Rby)
PN.GAQATI Gati/ fagogo Skull (Rby)
MP.GIGIE G(i)gie Hardwood tree that thrives in swamping inland areas (Jsn)
CP.GOGO.1 Ngongo (Anous Stolidus) (Clk)
PN.GOTO Go/goto/ Descend towards the bottom of the sea (Rby)
MP.GUGU.2 Gugu Rheumatism or arthritis (Rby)
EO.HAA.1 Aa What? (Rby)
MP.HAGA.1 Aga Measure in spans (Rby)
PN.HAGA.2 Aga Turn to face; listen, obey (Rby)
MP.HAI Ai Who? (Rby)
PN.A-IA Ia Initiatory interjection Problematic (Rby)
OC.HAKAU Akau Reef formations in the lagoon (Rby)
OC.HAKE.B Ake Upwards (Rby)
PN.HAKU Aku Fish (Platybelone argalus) (Rby)

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