Entries from Feinberg 1977 in Pollex-Online

Feinberg, R. (1977). The Anutan language reconsidered: Lexicon and grammar of a Polynesian Outlier. New Haven, Human Relations Area Files Press.

Language Item Description
Anuta A Particle placed between a preposition and a personal pronoun or a proper name, but not before a common noun (i a, ki a)
Anuta Paka/ape/ To bend something into hook shape
Anuta Ape Thousand
Anuta Apu Spring forth Problematic
Anuta Anga/a A type of ceremony performed for child at and/or before puberty
Nukumanu Te lau ano Turmeric
Anuta Ao Daytime (as opposed to night)
Anuta Avatea Midday Problematic
Anuta Au Gall-bladder
Anuta Akiaki Fairy tern
Anuta Ako Learn
Anuta Arero Tongue
Anuta Aringa To smell like rotten fish or bird
Anuta V/ariri/ Greensnail
Anuta Amo Carry on back; carrying stick
Anuta Anapo Last night
Anuta Anu Spit; spittle, saliva
Anuta Ao, kau/ao Cloud
Anuta Aapai To carry a large load, such as a bundle of firewood, in one's arms.
Anuta Api Group of kinsmen plus affines
Anuta Atu To remove liquid from a container, like bailing a canoe or lifting soup out of a bowl with a spoon
Anuta Ata Shadow
Anuta Atamai Mind, meaning
Anuta Atu Particle of direction away from speaker
Anuta Atu Bonito (Katsuwonus pelamis)
Anuta Atua Spirit being
Anuta Au I, me
Anuta Autiapi Smoke
Anuta Ava Passage from open sea to protected water (not necessarily a channel)
Anuta Aavanga To marry; married; wedding
Anuta E Present tense marker
Anuta E By
Anuta Epu/epu Finely scraped baked taro or *puraka*, mixed with coconut cream (a type of pudding used especially for small children) Uncertain Semantic Connection
Anuta Epo/epo To lick
Anuta Pa Four
Anuta Papa To carry a person (generally a small child) on one's back, piggyback-fashion; to be carried in such a fashion
Anuta Paangongo Coconut shell, or anything made from coconut shell...
Anuta Pai Make, do
Anuta Paiva Expertise, way. Manner (Fbg).
Anuta Pakakii Larynx or throat
Anuta Paa A type of pandanus with large, sectioned, edible fruit... Problematic
Anuta Pare koroa Store
Anuta Panaunga Birth group; group of siblings
Anuta Pano To menstruate, menstruation
Anuta Pa(a)i Side
Anuta Patapata Chest
Anuta Patu Rock, stone
Anuta Pea Where? Which?
Anuta Peatu To fight
Anuta Perave Meet, encounter