Reconstruction Level: PN - Polynesian

Reconstruction Description
FAKA-TAFA Be on one side, go to one side; step aside, get out of the way
KALISI.1B Insect sp. (cicada or cricket): *ka(a)lisi
FAKA-QATA.B Reflection, mirror
MEO Discontented, dissatisfied
TALO-TALO Spider Lily (Crinum asiaticum) (Grf)
SEI-LALA Tree sp. (Garcinia) (Grf)
KATONE Tree sp. (Myristica) (Grf)
SEA-SEA Tree sp. (Syzygium corynocarpum)
SEFA Grass sp. (Grf)
FAKA-MAA Shameful, embarrassing; to feel shame or embarrassment
FULE.B Retract foreskin; masturbate: *fule('i)
MA-FOA.B Break (of day), dawn
PAQAO Thin, wasted, undeveloped
TOFI-QA Inheritance (inherited or allotted property or responsibilities): *tofi-(q,g)a
TUTE.2 Fish sp.
QULU.3 Make a noise
PAA.2B Strike against, hit; touch; reach, arrive: *paa(-kia)
PAKI.3 Pick, cut off, break off (fruit, leaves, etc.)
GAA-GAA Unsteady, loose, unstable
TAFA-QAKI Border, edge, side
TUQU-LA Perch
TUULOU Expression of deference; to bow
TA-PUKE Mound (for planting)
HOA Pair, couple
UALOLO Crowded
QULU-KAO Shark sp.: *qulu-ka(o,u)
KOLI.1B To dance; rejoice, be happy: *ko(l,n)i
FAKA-TUQU Set up, establish; begin
FAI-GA Deed, action; way of doing; try, persist
AKO-NAKI Teach, instruct
FAKA-TAU Buy, sell
RUA-FULU Twenty
MA-SEKE Jealous, envious
KAU-WAI Bank of a stream or other body of water
KAU-TAA Small wooden implement, probably drum-stick
FAAGOGO.B Pour liquid from a coconut shell; feed child or invalid
FANO-GA Journey; travelling party
GOGO.4 Hollow sound (gurgling, snoring)
QA Possessive marker: of (dominant)
O Possessive marker: of (subordinate)
TOE-GA Remains, remnant, leftovers
FAKA-WALE Behave irrationally or foolishly; deceive
E.3 Vocative particle (pre- or postposed): *e(e)
FAKA-QAROFA Pitiable, poor, unfortunate; to feel pity, feel sorry for
FAKA-QATU.A Arrange in row or line
FE-SILI Ask, question
HAFA.B Why? : *(a)i(se)hafa
LEFU-LEFU Shorebird sp.
REFU-REFU Grey :*refu(-refu)
TAU-LEKALEKA.B Handsome, beautiful

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