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Language: Penrhyn (Tongareva)

Source/Author:  Online dictionary of Penrhyn 
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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:East:Central:Tahitic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
132 fog      
135 lightning      
170 when? word info      
173 at      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
181 where? word info      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
208 Fifty word info      
1 hand rima   1, 64  
2 left kauī   1, 42  
3 right ata   7  
4 leg/foot vaevae   1, 100  
5 to walk saere   6  
6 road/path ara   1  
7 to come mai   1  
8 to turn word info oma      
9 to swim kaukau   5  
10 dirty parapara   7  
11 dust pura      
12 skin kiri   1  
13 back word info tua   11  
14 belly kōpū   2  
15 bone ivi   52, 5  
16 intestines ngākau   12  
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast umauma   7  
19 shoulder hītonga      
20 to know, be knowledgeable kite   12  
21 to think akamanako   7  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood toto   4  
24 head upoko   10  
25 neck kakī   20  
26 hair word info huruhuru   31  
27 nose isu   1  
28 to breathe akaea   80  
29 to sniff, smell saunga   10  
30 mouth ngutu   2  
30 mouth vaha   1, 8  
31 tooth niho   1  
32 tongue arero   15  
33 to laugh kakata   7  
34 to cry sevaseva   72  
35 to vomit ruaki   8, 31  
36 to spit sūpē      
37 to eat kakai   1, 47  
38 to chew word info mama   1  
39 to cook word info tunu   9  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite kakati   1, 55  
42 to suck ngote   9  
43 ear taringa   1  
44 to hear rongo   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see kite   1  
47 to yawn hāmama   19, 28  
48 to sleep moe   10, 109  
49 to lie down word info takoto   7  
50 to dream moemoeā   7, 27  
51 to sit nonoho   16  
52 to stand   2  
53 person/human being tangata   1, 66  
54 man/male tāne   1, 11  
55 woman/female vahine   1, 106, 1  
56 child tamariki   6, 63  
57 husband tāne   14  
58 wife vahine   5, 68  
59 mother matua   4  
60 father matua   9  
61 house hare   14  
62 thatch/roof ato   1  
63 name ingoa   6  
64 to say karanga   169  
65 rope taura   9  
66 to tie up, fasten hono      
67 to sew word info tuitui   13, 16  
69 to hunt word info pupuhi      
70 to shoot word info pupuhi   17  
71 to stab, pierce pātia   9  
72 to hit word info tuki   8  
73 to steal kaiā   7  
74 to kill patu   9  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive ora   6  
77 to scratch word info rakuraku   9  
78 to cut, hack word info tīpū      
79 stick/wood rākau   1  
80 to split word info vāsi   4  
81 sharp keo   83  
82 dull, blunt mūmū   10  
83 to work word info angaanga   10  
84 to plant tanu   2  
85 to choose hiri   1  
86 to grow word info tupu   1  
87 to swell word info puku   24  
88 to squeeze word info kumu   14  
88 to squeeze word info tatau   13  
89 to hold word info tango   14  
90 to dig keri   1  
90 to dig keru   1, 69  
91 to buy hoko   7  
92 to open, uncover suaki   8  
93 to pound, beat word info tuki   2  
94 to throw word info hakasei      
95 to fall word info topa   124  
96 dog kurī   7  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg hua   5  
99 feather huruhuru   1  
100 wing rēkau      
101 to fly rere   11  
102 rat kiore   12  
103 meat/flesh kiko   10  
104 fat/grease sunu   12  
105 tail suku   13  
107 worm (earthworm) toke   7  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
110 spider huahua kava      
111 fish ika   1  
112 rotten word info pirau   15  
112 rotten word info   16  
113 branch word info ātava   13  
113 branch word info manga   2, 35  
113 branch word info rārā   1  
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root aka   2  
116 flower pua   1  
117 fruit hua   1  
118 grass mauku   58  
119 earth/soil one   35  
119 earth/soil repo   11  
120 stone pōhatu   1, 19  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info vai   2  
123 to flow tahe   10  
124 sea tai   1  
125 salt miti   7  
126 lake roto   6  
127 woods/forest   14  
128 sky rangi   1  
129 moon marama   7  
130 star hetū   1  
131 cloud word info ō   12  
133 rain ua   1  
134 thunder māngūngū   106  
136 wind matangi   1, 66  
138 warm word info mahana   1, 72  
139 cold word info anu   8  
140 dry word info tāmaro   13  
141 wet rari   9  
142 heavy taimaha   46, 66  
143 fire ahi   1  
144 to burn word info tahu   8  
145 smoke word info au   2  
146 ash rehu   67  
147 black uri   7  
148 white sina   66  
149 red kura   13  
150 yellow rengarenga   10  
151 green matie   1, 11  
154 short word info poto   9  
155 long word info roa   12, 105  
156 thin word info angiangi   18  
157 thick word info heuheu      
158 narrow kisikisi   15?  
159 wide menemene      
160 painful, sick mamae   10  
161 shy, ashamed akamā   1  
162 old word info rūhau   11  
163 new hōu   1  
164 good maitaki   15  
165 bad, evil kino   9  
166 correct, true tika   9  
167 night   1  
168 day   7  
169 year matahiti   7  
171 to hide word info kōpiri      
172 to climb word info kake   32  
174 in, inside roto   5  
175 above runga   9  
176 below raro   8  
180 far asanga      
182 I au   1, 21  
183 thou koe   1  
186 you koutou   16  
187 they rātou   1, 72  
195 no, not kākore   11  
196 to count tārē   43  
197 One word info tahi   41  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info toru   1  
200 Four word info   1, 66  
201 Five word info rima   1  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info hitu   1  
204 Eight word info varu   3  
205 Nine word info iva   5, 44, 66  
206 Ten word info ngahuru   5, 32  
207 Twenty word info tekau   4  
210 One Thousand word info mano   2  
209 One Hundred word info rima tekau 5 x 20    
152 small hiohio Degrees of smallness are as follows: hiohio > hiohio ake > hiohio roa > pīnonginongi    
185 we word info mātou excl. 2, 39  
106 snake ōvī Greek Loan   L
184 he/she aia ia 1  
153 big poria L from 'fat' in Tahitian.   L
68 needle nira L from English   L
137 to blow word info harara vivo 'of the mouth' 9  

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