Entries from Beaglehole 1991 in Pollex-Online

Beaglehole, E. P. (1991). Pukapukan Dictionary Manuscript. Auckland, Pukapuka Dictionary Project, Department of Anthropology, University of Auckland.

Language Item Description
Pukapuka Wakalau To count Uncertain Semantic Connection
Pukapuka Maaolo Press, massage Borrowed
Pukapuka Velo Stern cover of canoe
Pukapuka Kainga Rubbish
Pukapuka Tuku moana Method of hand-line fishing with a composite fishing apparatus from a stationary canoe outside the reef
Pukapuka Tuku/tuku To pay out a line in fishing
Pukapuka Tuku Let be; permit; hand to; leave until, wait
Rarotongan Tuku Release
Pukapuka Vene Delicious, sweet Borrowed
Pukapuka Pulu tau/tape Menstrual pad
Pukapuka Kamai (Elegatis bipinnulatus)
Pukapuka Poo The Underworld; burial ground...
Pukapuka To/ki To erect
Pukapuka Tua a mata Temple bones
Pukapuka Yiki To remove
Pukapuka Ngaaipu Split coconut shell from which flesh has been removed
Pukapuka Tae Gather, collect
Pukapuka Ta/tapi To suffer from diarrhoea Problematic
Pukapuka Taa/pii Splash, sprinkle