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Language: Tahitian (Modern)

Source/Author:  Ross Clark 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
208 Fifty word info      
1 hand rima   1  
2 left 'aui   1, 42  
3 right 'atau   5, 40  
4 leg/foot 'aavae   1, 100  
5 to walk haere go 6  
5 to walk ori take a walk (dance?-MW)    
6 road/path poroomu poroomu 3  
6 road/path puruumu puruumu (road) 3  
6 road/path 'ee'a 'ee'a (path/track) 52  
6 road/path ara   1  
7 to come haere mai   1, 42  
8 to turn word info tiipu'u   10  
9 to swim 'au   5  
10 dirty repo   9  
11 dust hu'ahuaa hu'ahuaa (little bits of anything) X  
11 dust repo puehu repo puehu (scattered dirt) 1, 74  
12 skin 'iri   1  
13 back word info tua   11  
14 belly 'oopuu   2  
15 bone ivi   52, 5  
16 intestines 'aa'au   12  
17 liver 'upa'a   6  
18 breast tiitii   6  
19 shoulder tapono   9  
20 to know, be knowledgeable 'ite   12  
21 to think mana'o   7  
22 to fear ri'ari'a   8  
23 blood toto   4  
24 head upo'o   10  
25 neck 'a'ii   20  
26 hair word info rouru   40  
27 nose ihu   1  
28 to breathe huti i te aho   9  
29 to sniff, smell hau'a hau? (sentir, percevoir une deur ou emettre une odeur) 10  
29 to sniff, smell ho'i ho'i (flairer, toucher avec le nez) 9  
30 mouth vaha   1, 8  
31 tooth niho   1  
32 tongue arero   15  
33 to laugh 'ata   7  
34 to cry ta'i   1  
35 to vomit piha'e   30  
36 to spit tutuha   120  
38 to chew word info 'au'au   8  
39 to cook word info tunu (general) 9  
39 to cook word info 'eu (specifically in oven) 10  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite hohoni   14  
42 to suck 'ote   9  
43 ear tari'a   1  
44 to hear fa'aro'o   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see 'ite   1  
47 to yawn haamama   19, 28  
48 to sleep ta'oto      
49 to lie down word info ta'oto   7  
50 to dream moemoeaa   7, 27  
50 to dream ta'oto'otoaa   78  
51 to sit paarahi   17  
52 to stand ti'a   x  
53 person/human being ta'ata   1, 66, 97  
54 man/male taane   1, 11  
55 woman/female vahine   1, 106, 116  
56 child tamari'i   6, 63  
57 husband taane   14  
58 wife vahine   5, 68  
59 mother metua vahine   4  
60 father metua taane   1, 9  
61 house fare   14  
62 thatch/roof taapo'i fare   10  
63 name i'oa   6  
64 to say parau   12  
65 rope taura   9  
66 to tie up, fasten ta'amu   149  
67 to sew word info au   14  
69 to hunt word info a'ua'u   7  
70 to shoot word info te'a   3  
71 to stab, pierce paatia piquer, perferer 9  
71 to stab, pierce perforer French?-MW    
72 to hit word info taa'iri   9  
73 to steal 'eiaa   7, 65  
74 to kill taparahi   10  
75 to die, be dead pohe   3  
76 to live, be alive ora   6  
77 to scratch word info ra'ura'u (<M) 9  
78 to cut, hack word info taapuu   12  
79 stick/wood raa'au   1  
80 to split word info vaahi   4  
81 sharp 'oi   14, 66  
82 dull, blunt mania   11  
83 to work word info 'ohipa tahitian innovation    
84 to plant tanu   2  
85 to choose ma'iti   6  
86 to grow word info tupu   1  
87 to swell word info 'oru   6  
88 to squeeze word info 'u'umu   14  
89 to hold word info taape'a   11  
90 to dig 'eru   1  
91 to buy ho'o mai   7  
92 to open, uncover hua'i oven 8  
93 to pound, beat word info paapaahia   72  
94 to throw word info taaora   10  
95 to fall word info topa   124  
96 dog 'urii   7  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg huero   94  
98 egg hooro   94  
99 feather huruhuru   1  
100 wing pererau   9  
101 to fly rere   11  
102 rat 'iore   12  
103 meat/flesh 'i'o flesh of man or animal 10  
104 fat/grease mi'i   13  
105 tail 'aero (animal/bird/ray) 10  
105 tail hi'u (fish) 13  
105 tail 'itere (fish)    
107 worm (earthworm) to'e   7  
108 louse word info 'utu   1  
109 mosquito naonao   1, 74  
110 spider tuutuurahonui   5, 39  
111 fish i'a   1  
112 rotten word info 'oopee   16  
113 branch word info 'aama'a   2, 35  
114 leaf rao'ere   1  
114 leaf rau'ere   1  
115 root a'a   2  
116 flower taire tiare 7  
117 fruit maa'a 'food'?-MW    
118 grass matie   13  
119 earth/soil repo   11  
120 stone 'oofa'i   3  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info pape   47  
123 to flow tahe   10  
124 sea miti sel eau, sale mer x  
124 sea moana ocean mer, le bleu 10  
125 salt miti   7  
126 lake roto   6  
127 woods/forest ururaa'au   15, 13  
128 sky ra'i   1  
129 moon 'aava'e   6  
130 star feti'a   1  
131 cloud word info ata   118  
132 fog ruupehu   10?  
133 rain ua   1  
134 thunder paatiri   14  
135 lightning uira   2  
136 wind mata'i   1, 66  
137 to blow word info farara farara (of wind) 9  
137 to blow word info puhi puhi (with mouth) 6  
138 warm word info maahanahana   1, 72  
139 cold word info to'eto'e   9  
140 dry word info maroo   13  
141 wet rari   9  
142 heavy teiaha   46, 66  
142 heavy toiaha   46, 66  
143 fire auahi   1  
144 to burn word info tutu'i   7  
145 smoke word info auauahi   2  
146 ash rehu   67  
147 black 'ere'ere   5  
148 white 'uo'uo      
149 red 'ute'ute   14  
150 yellow re'are'a   10  
151 green matie (grass) 1, 11  
151 green niinamu (blue-green)    
152 small na'ina'i      
153 big rahi   12  
154 short word info poto   9  
155 long word info roa   12  
156 thin word info rairai   5  
157 thick word info me'ume'u   39  
158 narrow ['aa]oaoa   12  
159 wide 'a'ano   7  
160 painful, sick mamae mamae (painful) 10  
160 painful, sick ma'i sick 1  
161 shy, ashamed ha'amaa ha'amaa (avoir honte, etre confus) 1  
161 shy, ashamed maamahu maamahu (timide, doux, gentil) 1  
162 old word info ruu'au   11  
163 new 'aapii   7  
164 good maita'i   15  
165 bad, evil 'ino   9  
166 correct, true tano   8  
166 correct, true 'aafaro   39  
167 night poo   1  
168 day ao   1, 54  
169 year matahiti   7  
170 when? word info aafea (future) 5  
170 when? word info inaafea (past) 5  
171 to hide word info taapuni   1  
172 to climb word info pa'uma   44  
172 to climb word info ta'uma   44  
173 at i   1  
174 in, inside i roto   5  
175 above ni'a   9  
176 below raro   8  
177 this teie      
178 that teeraa      
179 near faatata   9  
180 far aatea   14  
181 where? word info hea   3, 35  
182 I au   1, 21  
182 I vau   1, 21, 18  
183 thou 'oe   1  
184 he/she 'oona   5  
185 we word info taaua 1 dual incl. 1, 29  
185 we word info taatou 1 pl. incl. 1, 39  
185 we word info maaua excl 2, 29  
185 we word info maatou excl 2, 39  
186 you 'oorua   x  
186 you 'outou   16  
187 they raaua dual x  
187 they raatou   1, 72  
188 what? word info e aha   1  
189 who? word info 'o v|ai   1, 19  
190 other vetahi['ee]   7  
191 all ato'a   13  
192 and 'ee   8  
193 if 'ia      
194 how? word info naafea   11, 51  
195 no, not 'aita Tahitian innovation    
196 to count tai'o   9  
197 One word info hoo'ee   15  
197 One word info tahi   41  
197 One word info ho'e Tahitian innovation 15  
198 Two word info piti Tahitian innovation 4  
199 Three word info toru   1  
200 Four word info maha   1, 66  
201 Five word info rima Five, hand.(Source: Pollex) 1  
201 Five word info pae Tahitian Innovation 9  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info hitu Seven.(Source: Pollex) 1  
204 Eight word info varu Pollex 06: VARU. :Eight. 3  
204 Eight word info va'u   3  
205 Nine word info iva Nine.(Source: Pollex) 5, 66  
206 Ten word info 'afulu Ten, Ten[>](Source: Pollex), probably not a tahitian form? 5  
206 Ten word info 'ahuru Ten, Ten[>](Source: Pollex) 5  
206 Ten word info 'ahuru   5  
207 Twenty word info ta'au Vingt, (dix couples).(Source: Pollex) 4  
207 Twenty word info piti 'ahuru   28, 6  
209 One Hundred word info rau One hundred.(Source: Pollex) 2  
210 One Thousand word info mano A thousand or a thousand brace.(Source: Pollex) 2  
60 father paapaa borrowing from French-MW   L
67 to sew word info nira     L
68 needle nira Loan?   L
209 One Hundred word info haanere English loan 11 L
210 One Thousand word info tauatini English Loan 11 L
37 to eat 'amu Tahitian borrowing during pi'i - perhaps borrowed-MW 1, 43 L?
59 mother maamaa borrowing?-MW   L?
106 snake 'oofii   77 L?

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