Entries from Yen 1973 in Pollex-Online

Yen, D. E. and J. Gordon, Eds. (1973). Anuta: a Polynesian Outlier in the Solomon Islands. Pacific Anthropological Records. Honolulu, Department of Anthropology, Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum.

Language Item Description
Anuta Iva Nine
Anuta One. Onge (Fbg). Famine
Anuta Oka/oka Horizontal rafter
Anuta Oka To husk coconut
Anuta Ui Bone Problematic
Anuta Ka Future verb aspect marker
Anuta Kapika (Syzygium malaccensis)
Anuta Ka/kaa/ti Burnt (of food)
Anuta Kainga Home ; not used
Anuta Kaia/kaiaa Steal
Anuta Kake Climb
Anuta Karae Bird sp.
Anuta Karapau Upper cheek
Anuta Karaka/rapai (Acalypha grandis)
Anuta Karaka/ravatua (Euphorbia aloto)
Anuta Kamakama Crab sp.
Anuta Kanae Mullet
Anuta Kapakau Wing
Anuta Kapia Lime for chewing with betel nut
Anuta Kapu Cover up body
Anuta Kato Support for roof thatch
Anuta Kati Bite. To cut something with the teeth, as in biting through a piece of cord, or octopus tentacle which is to be used as bait (Fbg)
Anuta Kau Bunch, cluster
Anuta Kaute (Hibiscus rosa sinensis)
Anuta Kawakawa tua. Kavakavaatua (Fbg). (Euphorbia atoto)
Anuta Kawapui. Kauapui (Fbg). Alpinia sp.
Anuta Kenu Disturb earth with foot
Anuta Kete Basket. A type of deep, narrow coconut leaf basket...can be tied around the waist (Fbg).
Anuta Keu Reject, rebuff ; pull something away.
Anuta Ki To, towards. (Talk) about (Fbg).
Anuta Kiato Outrigger boom
Anuta Rau/kie Pandanus sp. for fine mats
Anuta Kie Ceremonial pandanus skirt; fine mat
Anuta Kikira. (Ma)kirakira (Fbg). Shiny
Anuta Kopu Parcel of food. To put on a covering (as to cover oneself with blankets); to parcel something (as when wrapping food in a large leaf) (Fbg).
Anuta E/kona Sour, bitter
Anuta Koni/koni Copulate
Anuta Ku Perfect
Anuta Kukuti Snare net used by women fishing
Anuta Kumete Wooden food bowl
Anuta Kumi Seek. To search for something (Fbg).
Anuta Ipi Tahitian Chestnut (Inocarpus fagiferus)
Anuta Ira Birthmark. Mole (on a person's skin) (Fbg).
Anuta Inu Drink
Anuta Io Yes
Anuta Ipu Toy top made from coconut shell
Anuta Ie Fish sp., Piper
Anuta Raa Sun
Anuta Ra/ranga. Raa/ranga (Fbg). Weave. To plait mats or baskets or sunvisors (Fbg).
Anuta Rangi Sky