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Language: Kapingamarangi

Source/Author:  POLLEX 2000 (Bruce Biggs & Ross Clark) 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Simon Greenhill  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:Central Pacific:East Fijian-Polynesian:Polynesian:Nuclear:Samoic-Outlier:Ellicean 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand rima Pollex 06: Rima. :Five, hand n (Ebt). 1  
1 hand lima Pollex 06: Lima. :Hand, arm, five (Lbr). 1  
2 left tauihara      
3 right tau Right (not left) [<] 5 L
3 right tonu Right (not left) [<] 17 L
4 leg/foot vae FOOT (Ebt) 1  
4 leg/foot wae FOOT (Lbr) 7  
5 to walk haere Go, come (Ebt) 6  
5 to walk haele Walk (Lbr) 6  
5 to walk taahao Go for a walk, stroll (Ebt) 7  
5 to walk heehee   4  
6 road/path ala Road, path (Lbr) 1  
7 to come hani Come (Singular)    
8 to turn word info magau Pollex 06: Magau. :To turn in one direction, to make a curve to one direction.    
9 to swim kau Swim 5  
10 dirty tokoria      
11 dust bopobo      
12 skin kiri Skin, bark (Ebt) 1  
12 skin gili Skin (Lbr) 1  
13 back word info dua Back (of a person) (Lbr) 12  
14 belly kona Navel 8  
15 bone iwi Bone 2, 5  
16 intestines tinae Intestines, stomach (Ebt) 1  
17 liver ate Liver (Ebt) 1  
17 liver ade Liver (Lbr) 1  
18 breast uu Breast (Lbr) 1  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable iroa Know, understand (Ebt) 13  
20 to know, be knowledgeable iloo Know, knowledge (Lbr) 13  
21 to think hakapau      
22 to fear madagu Fear, be afraid (Lbr) 1  
23 blood toto Blood (Ebt) 4  
23 blood dodo Blood (Lbr) 4  
24 head libogo Pollex 06: Libogo. :Head. 10  
25 neck ua Neck 18  
26 hair word info hulu Hair (Lbr) 31  
26 hair word info ŋahuru   37  
27 nose uhi Nose (Lbr) 1  
27 nose uuhiu Nose (Ebt) 1  
28 to breathe manawa   1  
28 to breathe toki      
29 to sniff, smell hongi Smell, kiss 9  
29 to sniff, smell tuŋu   45  
30 mouth haha Mouth 1  
30 mouth ngutu Mouth, beak (Ebt) 2  
30 mouth ngudu Mouth, beak (Lbr) 2  
31 tooth niha Tooth 1  
32 tongue horore Tongue [<] 15 L
33 to laugh katakata   7  
34 to cry tangi Cry, weep (Ebt) 1  
34 to cry dangi Cry, weep (Lbr) 1  
35 to vomit rua/rua Vomit (Ebt) 8  
35 to vomit lua/luai Vomit (Lbr) 8  
36 to spit pui   71  
37 to eat gai Eat (Lbr) 1  
38 to chew word info ngau Chew (Ebt),(Lbr) 8  
38 to chew word info ngungu Chew, masticate solids which make noise (Lbr) 9  
39 to cook word info tao Bake (Ebt) 10  
39 to cook word info daa Cook in earth oven (Lbr) 10  
40 to drink inu Drink 1  
41 to bite kati   1  
42 to suck u      
43 ear taringa Ear (Ebt) 1  
43 ear dalinga Ear (Lbr) 1  
44 to hear rongo Hear, feel, listen (Ebt) 1  
44 to hear longo Hear (Lbr) 1  
45 eye mata Face, eye (Ebt) 1  
45 eye golo/mada/ Eye (Lbr) 1, 18  
46 to see mada See, look (used only in compounds) (Lbr) 8  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep khi      
49 to lie down word info moe Lie down 6  
50 to dream miti Dream (Ebt) 36  
50 to dream midi Dream (Lbr) 36  
51 to sit noho Sit, dwell 16  
52 to stand tuu Stand, be upright (Ebt) 2  
52 to stand duu Stand, be upright (Lbr) 2  
53 person/human being tangata Person (Ebt) 1, 66  
53 person/human being dangada Person (Lbr) 1, 66  
54 man/male taane Male (Ebt) 11  
54 man/male daane Male (Lbr) 11  
55 woman/female ahina Woman (Lbr) 1, 41  
56 child tama Child 6  
56 child dama lligi Young children (Lbr) 6  
57 husband      
58 wife awanga Pollex 06: Awanga. :Wife. 8  
59 mother tinana Mother, dam (Ebt) 1  
59 mother dinana Mother, dam (Lbr) 1  
60 father dama/na Father, uncle (Lbr) 1  
61 house hale House (Lbr) 14  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name ingoo Name (Lbr) 6  
64 to say tapa Pollex 06: Tapa. :Say (Ebt).    
65 rope moea Very thick rope, especially as used for hauling whales (Obs) 10  
65 rope taura Anchor, rope (Ebt) 9  
66 to tie up, fasten hau Lash, tie (Lbr) 11  
67 to sew word info tui Thread pierced objects, sew (I) (Lbr) 13  
67 to sew word info dui Sew, pierce (Lbr) 13  
68 needle higa Net needle (Lbr) 9  
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce hugi Make a small hole in something (Lbr) 8  
71 to stab, pierce daalo Stab, spear, inject, puncture (Lbr) 10  
72 to hit word info haka/paki/ Strike, drive away 6  
72 to hit word info patu Strike with small blows, kick (Ebt) 7  
72 to hit word info badu Strike (Lbr) 7  
72 to hit word info ta Strike (Ebt) 10  
72 to hit word info tugi Pound, hit accidentally (Lbr) 8  
73 to steal gaihaa Steal, theft (Lbr) 7  
74 to kill taliki      
75 to die, be dead mate Die (Ebt) 1  
75 to die, be dead made Die (Lbr) 1  
76 to live, be alive ora Soul, life, salvation 6  
77 to scratch word info lodi Scratch, rasp (Lbr) 10  
77 to scratch word info llagu Grab, claw v (Lbr) 9  
78 to cut, hack word info here Chop, chop down (Ebt) 16  
78 to cut, hack word info hele Knife, cut (Lbr) 16  
78 to cut, hack word info tarai Axe (Ebt) 1  
78 to cut, hack word info dalai Hew, carve (Lbr) 1  
78 to cut, hack word info tuu To cut (Lbr) 17  
79 stick/wood rakau Tree, stick, cross (Plumeria rubra) (Ebt) 1  
79 stick/wood laagau Wood, tree (Lbr) 1  
80 to split word info mahaa Pollex 06: Mahaa. :Split (Lbr). 5  
81 sharp gaa Sharp (Knife) 14, 15  
82 dull, blunt mariri      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant tanu Pollex 06: Tanu. :Bury, plant (Ebt). 2  
85 to choose hili Choose, select (Lbr) 1  
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info haka/hura/ ki taha Swell up 7  
88 to squeeze word info hakapui      
89 to hold word info tahi   55  
90 to dig keri Dig v (Ebt) 1  
90 to dig geli Dig v (Lbr) 1  
91 to buy hui Buy, sell, pay 8  
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info tugi Pound, hit accidentally (Lbr) 2  
94 to throw word info maka Throw 11  
94 to throw word info tiri Throw hard (Ebt) 9  
94 to throw word info dili Cast, throw, fish with casting net (Lbr) 9  
95 to fall word info hina Fall down (Ebt) 44  
95 to fall word info hinga Fall aside, collapse (Lbr) 44  
96 dog (ti)pana      
97 bird manu Bird 1  
98 egg ngoko Pollex 06: Ngoko. :Egg (Ebt). 36  
99 feather ngahuru      
100 wing bakau manu Wing of a bird; shoulder 1  
101 to fly maangi Pollex 06: Maangi. :Fly, flap, as wings.    
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh kano Meat, penis (Ebt) 14  
104 fat/grease kiris Loan - English 'Grease'   L
105 tail huku   1  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm) patupatu      
108 louse word info gudu Head louse (Lbr) 1  
109 mosquito ramu/kai tangata Mosquito (Ebt) 1  
109 mosquito lamu Flies, mosquitoes (Lbr) 1  
110 spider lewelewe/ina Cobweb, spider (Lbr) 1  
111 fish iga Fish (Lbr) 1  
112 rotten word info popo Rotten, of wood (Ebt) 14  
112 rotten word info bobo Rotten, decayed, old (Lbr) 14  
113 branch word info rakau Tree, stick, cross, (Plumeria rubra) (Ebt) 4  
114 leaf rau Leaf (Ebt) 1  
114 leaf lau Leaf (Lbr) 1  
114 leaf rou Leaf (Ebt) 1  
115 root aga Root of tree or plant (Lbr) 2  
116 flower akai   37  
117 fruit hua Fruit of; intestine of tridacna 1  
118 grass      
119 earth/soil kere/kere Sand, dirt (Ebt) 10  
119 earth/soil gele Sand (in compounds only) (Lbr) 10  
120 stone hadu Stone, rock (Lbr) 1  
121 sand one/one Sand 1  
122 water word info wai Water (Ebt),(Lbr) 2  
123 to flow hari Leak, trickle, shed, flow 4  
124 sea moana Deep ocean 10  
124 sea tai Lagoon (Ebt) 1  
124 sea dai Lagoonward (Lbr) 1  
125 salt      
126 lake roto Lagoon (Lbr) 6  
127 woods/forest wao WOODS (Ebt) 14  
128 sky langi Sky (Lbr) 1  
129 moon mahina Moon (Ebt) 5  
129 moon maahina Bright, light of the moon (Lbr) 5  
130 star hetuu Star (Ebt) 1  
130 star heduu Star (Lbr) 1  
131 cloud word info kororangi      
132 fog      
133 rain ua Rain 1  
134 thunder atili Thunder (Lbr) 14  
135 lightning ira Lightning (Ebt) 2  
135 lightning ila Lightning (Lbr) 2  
136 wind matangi Wind (Ebt) 1, 66, 67  
136 wind madangi Wind (Lbr) 1, 66, 67  
137 to blow word info angi/angi Windy (Lbr) 8  
138 warm word info mahana Warm, hot (Lbr) 1  
139 cold word info makariri Cold 1, 52  
140 dry word info mango   1  
141 wet tiu (Lbr) 11  
141 wet thiu (Ebt). (t < *s frequent) 11  
142 heavy taa/maha/ Heavy (Ebt) 1, 66  
142 heavy daa/maha/ Heavy (Lbr) 1, 66  
143 fire ahi Fire (Lbr) 1  
144 to burn word info tungi Set light to (Ebt) 7  
144 to burn word info dudu Kindle fire or lantern (Lbr) 6  
145 smoke word info huiahi (Lbr) (<uhiahi ?) 2, 31  
145 smoke word info au/seahi Smoke 2  
146 ash rehu Ashes,ash (Ebt) 1  
146 ash lehu Ashes (Lbr) 1  
147 black uli Used in compounds and idioms (Lbr) 7  
148 white kene White 10  
149 red mhee Red (Ebt) 1  
149 red mmee Reddish (Lbr) 1  
150 yellow lau puke      
151 green      
152 small bodo Small, diminutive (Lbr) 10  
153 big tamana      
154 short word info poto Short (Ebt) 9  
154 short word info bodo Small, diminutive (Lbr) 9  
155 long word info loo Long (used only in compounds) (Lbr) 12  
155 long word info l/loo/ Long (Plural) (used only in compounds) (Lbr) 12  
156 thin word info rahirahi   5  
157 thick word info matoru Thick (Ebt) 3  
157 thick word info maadolu Thick (object) (Lbr) 3  
158 narrow huka      
159 wide rhaha Wide (Ebt) 8  
159 wide balaha Width (Lbr) 8  
160 painful, sick mhae Hurt, sore 10  
161 shy, ashamed hila/hila Bashful, shy, ashamed (Lbr) 3  
162 old word info tuai Old, slow, late (Ebt) 48  
163 new hou Fresh (Ebt) 1  
163 new hoou New (Lbr) 1  
164 good maria Good (Ebt) 16  
164 good malia Good (Lbr) 16  
164 good humalia Good, goodness (Lbr) 16  
165 bad, evil huaaitu      
166 correct, true tonu Right, correct, real (Ebt) 8  
166 correct, true donu Correct, true, straight (Lbr) 8  
167 night po Night (Ebt) 1  
167 night boo Night (Lbr) 1  
168 day a      
168 day aal      
168 day raani   35  
169 year tau Season (Ebt),(Lbr) 1  
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info hiti Climb from one height to another, as from tree to tree (Ebt) 6  
173 at i At (preposed particle) 1  
174 in, inside roto Inside, lagoon (Ebt) 5  
174 in, inside lodo Inside, within (Lbr) 5  
175 above nua      
176 below rara   8  
177 this tenei   7, 1  
178 that tera   1  
179 near hoho      
180 far mokoa      
181 where? word info hee Where 3, 35  
182 I au I, me (Lbr) 1  
183 thou goe Second person singular, thou (Lbr) 1  
184 he/she ia He, she (Lbr) 1  
185 we word info gida/ua First person dual exclusive marker (Lbr) 1  
185 we word info gida/dou First person plural exclusive marker (Lbr) 1  
186 you goe Second person singular, thou (Lbr) 16  
186 you goolua Second person dual pronoun, you (Lbr) 16  
187 they tikaula   17  
188 what? word info aha What? (Lbr) 1  
189 who? word info ai Who? (Lbr) 1  
190 other tei   7  
190 other huai      
191 all hua/kotoa/ All (Ebt) 13  
191 all huo/godoo/ All (Lbr)    
192 and maangi Pollex 06: Maa. :And, for. 2  
193 if      
194 how? word info be hee How? (Lbr) 36  
194 how? word info pehee How [<] 11 L
195 no, not tee (Clk) 13  
195 no, not haka/ree/ (Clk) 13  
196 to count dau Count (Lbr) 8  
197 One word info tahi One (Ebt) 1, 66  
197 One word info dahi One (Lbr) 1, 66  
198 Two word info rua Two (Ebt) 1  
198 Two word info lua Two (Lbr) 1  
199 Three word info toru Three (Ebt) 1  
199 Three word info dolu Three (Lbr) 1  
200 Four word info haa Four (Lbr) 1, 66  
201 Five word info rima Hand, arm, five (Lbr) (Source: Pollex 2006) 1  
201 Five word info lima Five, hand n (Ebt).(Source: Pollex 2006) 1  
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info hidu Seven (Lbr).(Source: Pollex) 1  
204 Eight word info waru Pollex 06: Waru. :Eight (Ebt). 3  
204 Eight word info walu Pollex 06: Walu. :Eight (Lbr). 3  
205 Nine word info hiwa Nine (Lbr)[>].(Source: Pollex) 5, 66  
206 Ten word info matangahoru Ten.(Source: Pollex) 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info lau Hundred (Lbr).(Source: Pollex) 2  
210 One Thousand word info mana Thousand (Lbr).(Source: Pollex) 2  

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