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Language: Anuta

Source/Author:  POLLEX 2000 (Bruce Biggs & Ross Clark) 
Notes:  Additional Data taken from the Blust's ACD 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Simon Greenhill  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:Central Pacific:East Fijian-Polynesian:Polynesian:Nuclear:Samoic-Outlier:Futunic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
19 shoulder      
47 to yawn      
68 needle      
70 to shoot word info      
85 to choose      
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
125 salt      
126 lake      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
190 other      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
1 hand nima Five, hand-arm (Fbg) B. [<]   L
11 dust kokopu dust    
16 intestines taepikopiko guts    
69 to hunt word info para hunt    
115 root tapito Root, base (Yen)    
118 grass vao      
168 day ao Day (not night), day (period of time) (Fbg), Green 71 notes this is a loan from Tikopia   L
170 when? word info fukalu      
1 hand rima Hand-arm (Yen) 1  
6 road/path ara Road (Yen) 1  
12 skin kiri skin 1  
17 liver ate Liver (Yen) 1  
18 breast uu Breast (Fbg) 1  
22 to fear mataku Afraid, fear 1  
24 head uru Head (Yen) 1  
27 nose iu Nose (Fbg) 1  
28 to breathe maanava Breath, to rest (Fbg) 1  
31 tooth nipo Tooth 1  
34 to cry tangi Weep 1  
40 to drink inu Drink (Yen) 1  
43 ear tariŋa Ear (Cpl) 1  
44 to hear roŋo hear 1  
45 eye mata Eye 1  
59 mother tinana Mother (Yen) 1  
60 father tamai Father (Fbg) B. [<] 1 L
60 father tama/na Father (Fbg) 1  
75 to die, be dead mate Die (Yen) 1  
79 stick/wood raakau Tree, plant, wood, stick (Fbg) 1  
86 to grow word info tupu Grow (Yen) 1  
90 to dig keri Dig 1  
97 bird manu Bird or flying insect (Fbg) 1  
97 bird manu(manu) Animal (Fbg) 1  
99 feather puru feather 1  
108 louse word info kutu Louse 1  
109 mosquito namu Mosquito 1  
110 spider karevereve spider 1  
111 fish ika Fish n 1  
114 leaf rau leaf 1  
116 flower pua Pollex 06: Pua. :Flower (Yen). 1  
117 fruit pua Fruit (Yen) 1  
120 stone patu Rock, stone (Fbg) 1  
128 sky raŋi Sky (Yen) 1  
130 star petū star 1  
133 rain ua Rain 1  
143 fire api Fire (Yen) 1  
156 thin word info manipi/nipi Thin (Yen) 1  
161 shy, ashamed paka/maa Be ashamed (Yen) 1  
162 old word info mātua old (person) 1  
162 old word info mātua old (thing) 1  
163 new pou New (Yen) 1  
167 night poo Night (Yen) 1  
169 year tau Year (Fbg) 1  
173 at i at 1  
177 this ieni this 1  
178 that e-na (source: ACD) 1  
183 thou koe You (Sing.) 1  
183 thou koe You (Sing.) 1  
184 he/she ia Third person singular personal pronoun 1  
188 what? word info aa What? (Grn) 1  
189 who? word info ai Who?, whom? (Fbg) 1  
198 Two word info rua Two (Yen) 1  
199 Three word info toru Three 1  
201 Five word info nima Five, hand-arm (Fbg) B.[>].(Source: Pollex) 1 L
202 Six word info ono six 1  
203 Seven word info pitu Seven.(Source: Pollex) 1  
4 leg/foot vae Leg (Yen) 1, 100  
149 red mero Red (Fbg) 1, 16  
171 to hide word info mu/muni/ To hide (Fbg) 1, 67  
76 to live, be alive mauri Life, alive (Yen) 1, 76  
76 to live, be alive ma-uri (Source ACD): live, be alive, life, soul 1, 76  
55 woman/female papine Woman (Yen) 1, 106  
182 I au I,me 1, 21  
182 I kau First person singular pronoun used as subject in active 1, 21  
113 branch word info rara Small branch (Fbg) 1, 33  
113 branch word info raakau Tree, plant, wood, stick (Fbg) 1, 4  
37 to eat kai Eat, food (Yen) 1, 44  
139 cold word info makariri Cold (Yen) 1, 52  
41 to bite kati Bite (Yen) 1, 55  
100 wing kapakau Wing (Yen) 1, 59  
104 fat/grease momona fat/grease 1, 65  
53 person/human being tangata Man, person 1, 66  
136 wind matangi Wind 1, 66  
200 Four word info paa Four (Cpl) 1, 66  
138 warm word info mapanapana warm 1, 72  
14 belly aro/aro Belly, bowels (Yen) 10  
39 to cook word info tao Bake in earth oven (Fbg) 10  
48 to sleep moe sleep 10  
65 rope maea Heavy rope (Fbg) 10  
72 to hit word info taa Strike, chop 10  
92 to open, uncover ta/tara Pollex 06: Ta/tara/. :Untie open (Fbg). 10  
119 earth/soil kere Soil, sand (Fbg) 10  
119 earth/soil kerekere Sand, dirt, dirty, world (Fbg) 10  
123 to flow tatape flow 10  
124 sea moana Ocean beyond the reef (Fbg) 10  
148 white kena White (Fbg) 10  
160 painful, sick ngaengae Pollex 06: Ngaengae. :Sick, ill (Fbg). 10  
165 bad, evil kovi Bad (Fbg). Probable loan from Tongan 10 L
167 night pouri Night, darkness, be dark (Fbg) B. [<] 10 L
24 head poko/uru Skull (Fbg) 10, 62  
2 left tema Left (Fbg) 11  
66 to tie up, fasten pau Tie (Yen) 11  
83 to work word info ngarue To work, to move (Fbg) 11  
101 to fly rere Fly, run, travel on water (as a boat) (Fbg) 11  
151 green mata green 11  
194 how? word info pepeeki How? (Yen) 11, 52  
77 to scratch word info koii Polex 06: Koii. :To scratch with one`s fingernail (Fbg). 12  
82 dull, blunt pengu Dull, not sharp (e.g. of a knife) (Fbg) 12  
89 to hold word info kuku Grasp a small object which may be completely held in the hand (Fbg) 12  
94 to throw word info peepee To throw (Fbg) 12  
94 to throw word info peiia To throw, carried away by wind or tide (Fbg) 12  
102 rat kiore   12  
124 sea vata Open sea (Fbg) 12 L?
131 cloud word info ao Cloud (Fbg) 12  
153 big rai Big (Yen) 12  
155 long word info ro(ro)a Long (Yen) 12  
54 man/male tangata Man, Person, Bachelor (Fbg) 12, 14  
64 to say karaŋa say 128?  
150 yellow tetenga Yellow 12?  
20 to know, be knowledgeable iroa Know, understand (Fbg) 13  
88 to squeeze word info tatau To squeeze (Fbg) 13  
102 rat kumaa Rat (Fbg) 13  
105 tail t/iku/tiku End, tail of fish or animal (Fbg) 13  
112 rotten word info para Rotten (Yen) 13  
180 far mamao far 13  
191 all katoa All, each, every (Fbg) 13  
61 house pare House (Yen) 14  
88 to squeeze word info kukumi Squeeze or compress something between the hands, as in expressing coconut cream, without the aid of hibiscus fibre strainer (Fbg) 14  
103 meat/flesh kanopi Meat, flesh, eyeball 14  
103 meat/flesh kanofi   14  
112 rotten word info popo Decayed (Yen) 14  
127 woods/forest vao Grassy tract (Yen) 14  
197 One word info tai One (Fbg) B. [<] 14, 48 L
197 One word info tasi   14, 48  
81 sharp kakai Sharp (as a knife) (Fbg) 14, 67  
36 to spit anu Spit (Fbg) 14, 84  
8 to turn word info puri turn 15  
20 to know, be knowledgeable poto Wise, expert (Fbg) 15  
32 tongue arero tongue 15  
66 to tie up, fasten nonoo Tie two pieces of cord together, cord (Fbg) - Ton loan ? - JCM 15  
149 red oata Red or reddish-brown (Fbg) b. [<] 15 L
51 to sit nopo Sit 16  
186 you kotou Second person plural personal pronoun (Fbg) 16  
164 good rerei Good (Yen) 17  
25 neck ua Neck (Yen) 18  
186 you ke You singular, used as subject in active constructions (Fbg) 1?  
30 mouth ngutu Mouth, cutting edge of a blade or weapon (Fbg) 2  
52 to stand tuu Stand (Yen) 2  
74 to kill ta mate kill 2  
93 to pound, beat word info tuki Hit, strike (Yen) 2  
122 water word info vai Water (Clk) 2  
145 smoke word info autiapi (Fbg) 2  
145 smoke word info autiapi Smoke (Fbg) 2  
192 and maa And (used with numerals) (Fbg) 2  
209 One Hundred word info rau One hundred (Fbg).(Source: Pollex) 2  
210 One Thousand word info mano Thousand, A thousand, or ten thousand (Fbg).(Source: Pollex) 2  
132 fog nepu fog 22  
62 thatch/roof taotao thatch 23  
69 to hunt word info turi hunt 28  
193 if pe if 28  
13 back word info m-uri back, the rear portion of something, behind 3  
157 thick word info maatoru Thick (Yen) 3  
204 Eight word info varu eight 3  
210 One Thousand word info ape Thousand, A thousand, or ten thousand (Fbg).(Source: Pollex) 3  
181 where? word info pea Where? 3, 35  
121 sand kere Pollex 06: Kere. :Soil, sand (Fbg). 30, 74  
26 hair word info puru Body-hair, feathers (Yen) 31  
179 near nei Pollex 06: Nei. :Here, near speaker. 31  
172 to climb word info kake Climb (Yen) 32  
50 to dream miti Dream 36  
57 husband matua   36  
135 lightning kakamo lightning 36  
134 thunder mana Pollex 06: Mana. :Thunder (Yen). 37  
129 moon maaina Moon, month (Yen) B. [<] 37, 5 L
140 dry word info pakupaku dry 38  
141 wet parapara wet 38  
185 we word info tou First person incl. plural incorporated pronoun (Fbg) 39  
23 blood toto Blood (Yen) 4  
80 to split word info papai split 4  
80 to split word info pai split 4  
84 to plant too To plant (Yen) 4  
29 to sniff, smell nanamu smell 41  
154 short word info nounou short 42  
7 to come au come 44  
142 heavy mamafa Heavy (Yen) 46, 67  
9 to swim kakau Swim, singular (Fbg) 5  
9 to swim ka/kau Swim (singular) (Fbg) 5  
67 to sew word info titina sew 5  
98 egg puai egg 5  
174 in, inside i roto in 5  
183 thou ke You singular, used as subject in active constructions (Fbg) 5  
206 Ten word info pu/angapuru/ Ten (Fbg).(Source: Pollex) 5  
3 right matau   5, 13  
58 wife nopine Wife (Fbg) 5, 66  
205 Nine word info iva Nine (Yen).(Source: Pollex). Green 71 notes this is a loan from Tikopia 5, 66 L
15 bone ui <Ui. :Bone (Yen) B.> 52 L
15 bone ivi   52, 5  
78 to cut, hack word info motu Cut, break (Yen) 54, 14  
5 to walk aere Walk, walk about (Fbg) 6  
63 name ingoa Name 6  
76 to live, be alive ora Life, health (Yen) 6  
90 to dig kenu Disturb earth with foot (Yen) 6  
137 to blow word info pu/pui/ Blow (Yen) 6  
144 to burn word info tutu Kindle, ignite (Fbg) 6  
56 child tamati Child (Fbg) B. [<] 6, 64 L
152 small riki small 66  
146 ash repu Ashes (Yen) 67  
71 to stab, pierce toka/i Stab (Yen) 67?  
71 to stab, pierce tokai Stab (Yen) 67?  
10 dirty parapara Mud (Fbg) 7  
33 to laugh kata Laugh 7  
49 to lie down word info takoto lie down 7  
59 mother nau Mother (term of address) (Fbg) 7  
73 to steal kaia/kaiaa Steal (Yen) 7  
73 to steal kaia To steal (Fbg) 7  
87 to swell word info ūra swell 7  
96 dog korii Dog 7  
144 to burn word info tungia Put fire to something, throw something in fire 7  
147 black uri Black (Yen) 7  
38 to chew word info kamu Pollex 06 Kamu. :Chew (Fbg). 7?  
35 to vomit rua Vomit 8  
42 to suck miti Suck (Yen) 8  
46 to see mamata Pollex 06: Mamata. :To see (Fbg). 8  
72 to hit word info tuki Hit, strike (Yen) 8  
144 to burn word info tapu Make a fire 8  
148 white tea White (Yen) 8  
166 correct, true tonu Correct, right 8  
176 below raro Below (Yen) 8  
196 to count ta/tau Count, read (Fbg) 8  
196 to count rau Count (Yen) 8, 62  
195 no, not kairo no 83?  
95 to fall word info remo Pollex 06: Remo. :To drop an object; for an object to fall (Fbg). 88?  
14 belly ma(a)nava Belly, stomach (Fbg) 9  
21 to think maanatu To think (Fbg) 9  
21 to think maanatu To think (Fbg) 9  
91 to buy taui Exchange, purchase, price, pay (Fbg) 9  
151 green kepu green 9  
175 above ruŋa Above (Fbg) 9  
192 and mo With 9  
186 you koru Second person pronoun, preposed, you (Fbg) x  
186 you korua Second person pronoun, independant form, you (Fbg) x  
187 they na They dual (Fbg) [&<] x L
187 they naaua Third person dual pronoun (Fbg) [&<] x  
54 man/male tamaaroa   x?  

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