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

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