Entries from Hovdhaugen 2006 in Pollex-Online

Hovdhaugen, E. (2006). A Short Dictionary of the Vaeakau-Taumako Language. Oslo, Kon-Tiki Museum, Institute for Pacific Archaeology and Cultural History.

Language Item Description
Vaeakau-Taumako Ta/peo Be bad, wrong; cyclone
Vaeakau-Taumako Ta/po/ina Have bad luck
Vaeakau-Taumako Ta/ta Tattoo (n)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tau [ai] Grab at
Vaeakau-Taumako Te/lava/kina Not strong enough to cope with, reach the limit of one's strength
Vaeakau-Taumako Thele Melt, shed [ex sap from tree]
Vaeakau-Taumako Tele (Water) flow
Vaeakau-Taumako Tele/kia Carry away (by a current)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tolo umu Stick to stir in the earth oven to make it light up
Vaeakau-Taumako Tope/tope A type of clam shell Problematic
Vaeakau-Taumako Tu/ao Be wild
Vaeakau-Taumako Tuhala, tufala Cutnut tree
Luangiua Takuhala Cutnut tree Problematic
Vaeakau-Taumako Tuli/a Stand up against, fight against Uncertain Semantic Connection
Vaeakau-Taumako Tuku/akina To judge (vt)
Vaeakau-Taumako Tuta/ia Regular; always Uncertain Semantic Connection
Vaeakau-Taumako Tutu/paa Protect, surround with protection
Vaeakau-Taumako Tuku/potu Wall, fence, framework of a house, corner; outside [the door]
Vaeakau-Taumako Ulu Set (of sun)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ugahi, ugafi Burning wood
Vaeakau-Taumako Vahi/noko Have illicit sexual relations, commit adultery or fornication Uncertain Semantic Connection
Vaeakau-Taumako Vakha/hia Burn (vt)
Vaeakau-Taumako Vaki Black sea porcupine
Vaeakau-Taumako Va/kona/ia Trick (vt) Problematic
Vaeakau-Taumako Vak/ono/hia Repair (vt) Phonologically Irregular
Vaeakau-Taumako Va/thaliki [NUP] Sons
Vaeakau-Taumako Va/thokana [TAU], va/thuokana [NUP] Group of friends, group of brothers (pl)
Vaeakau-Taumako Va/tho/ki [TAU] Fall (pl)
Vaeakau-Taumako Va/thuki [TAU] Smashed, pierced, perforated
Vaeakau-Taumako Ve/hinana. Vasina- [NUP]. Mothers, aunts
Vaeakau-Taumako Vekhai [NUP] Be hungry (pl)
Vaeakau-Taumako Ve/luapoo Midnight Problematic
Vaeakau-Taumako Hina-. Sina- [NUP]. Mother, aunt
Vaeakau-Taumako Mangamanga Branched; with branches
Vaeakau-Taumako Toka/a Get stuck, be stranded
Vaeakau-Taumako Hua/tautau, va/tautau Argue, quarrel