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Language: Takuu

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 Malayo-Polynesian: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:
3 right      
4 leg/foot      
8 to turn word info      
11 dust      
12 skin      
13 back word info      
24 head      
29 to sniff, smell      
36 to spit      
42 to suck      
44 to hear      
46 to see      
47 to yawn      
64 to say      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
87 to swell word info      
94 to throw word info      
96 dog      
98 egg      
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh      
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
117 fruit      
121 sand      
125 salt      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
141 wet      
146 ash      
159 wide      
164 good      
165 bad, evil      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
174 in, inside      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
185 we word info      
187 they      
190 other      
193 if      
195 no, not      
202 Six word info      
204 Eight word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
152 small -riki Diminutive (Hwd) 66  
175 above a/runa Top, summit, above (Hwd) 9  
188 what? word info aa What?, which? (Hwd) 1  
143 fire afi Fire, flame (Hwd) 1  
189 who? word info ai Who? (Hwd) 1  
184 he/she aia Third person singular personal pronoun 1  
115 root aka Root of a tree or plant (Hwd) 2  
175 above aluna Top, summit, above (Hwd) 9  
182 I anau I (Hwd) 1, 22  
89 to hold word info ao Pollex 06: Ao. :Hold in the hand (Hwd). 17?  
168 day ao Daylight (Hwd) 1, 54  
131 cloud word info ao/a Cloud (Hwd) 12  
6 road/path ara Pollex 06: Ara. Road, path, way (Hwd). 1  
32 tongue arelo Tongue (Hwd) 15  
168 day aso Day (Hwd) 1, 54  
17 liver ate Liver (Hwd) 1  
7 to come au Come (singular) 45  
145 smoke word info au Smoke, steam (Hwd) 2  
57 husband avana Spouse (Hwd) 13  
58 wife avana Spouse (Hwd) 8  
137 to blow word info aŋi Blow (of wind) (Hwd) 8  
80 to split word info f/faa/ To split, rend, break open (Hwd) 5  
150 yellow f/felo/ Yellow (Hwd) 11  
55 woman/female fa/fine/ Women, girls (Hwd) 1, 106  
200 Four word info faa Four (Hwd) 1, 66  
61 house fare House, dwelling (Hwd) 14  
134 thunder fatturi Thunder (Hwd) 14  
120 stone fatu Stone, rock, coral (Hwd) 1  
66 to tie up, fasten fau Bind (Hwd) 11  
77 to scratch word info fe/arati/ To scratch an itch 10  
181 where? word info fea Where? (Hwd) 3, 35  
130 star fetuu   1  
55 woman/female ffine Woman, girl, female (Hwd) 1, 106  
85 to choose fili Choose, select (Hwd) 1  
203 Seven word info fitu Seven (Hwd).(Source: Pollex) 1  
88 to squeeze word info fotafota Humid, muggy, stuffy (Hwd) 8, 2, 93  
163 new fou New (Hwd) 1  
173 at i At, from (Hwd) 1  
111 fish ika Fish n 1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable iloa Know 13  
62 thatch/roof inaki Vertical row of thatch panels (Hwd) 11  
63 name inoa Name (Hwd) 6  
15 bone ivi Bone (Hwd) 52, 5  
148 white k/kena/ Pale, whitish-yellow, blond (Hwd) 10  
81 sharp kaa Sharp (of an edge only) 14, 15  
37 to eat kai Eat, meal (Hwd) 1, 47  
27 nose kaiisu   1, 10  
172 to climb word info kake Climb; board a canoe (Hwd) 32  
100 wing kapakau Wing (Hwd) 1, 59  
158 narrow kapi Pollex 06: Kapi. :Tight-fitting, narrow (Hwd). 1  
33 to laugh kata Laugh, smile (Hwd) 7  
191 all katoa All, full, ten (Hwd) 13  
206 Ten word info katoa Pollex 06: Katoa. :All, full, ten (Hwd). 10  
9 to swim kau Swim (Hwd) 5  
43 ear kautarina'   1, 25  
10 dirty kerekere Dirt, soil, dirty (Hwd) 10  
119 earth/soil kerekere Dirt, soil, dirty (Hwd) 10  
90 to dig keri Dig up (Hwd) 1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable kkafi Capable, knowledgable, skilful 16  
183 thou koe You (Sing.) (Hwd) 1  
186 you koe You (Sing.) (Hwd) s  
145 smoke word info kofu Emit smoke (Hwd) 13  
186 you koorua Second person dual pronoun, you (Hwd) x  
186 you kootou Second person plural pronoun, you (Hwd) 16  
14 belly koupuu Stomach (Hwd) [<] 2  
88 to squeeze word info kumi Squeeze, pinch (Hwd) 14  
108 louse word info kutu Louse 1  
30 mouth laanutu Pollex 06: Laanutu. :Mouth (Hwd). 2  
114 leaf lau Leaf (Hwd) 1  
152 small lliki Diminutive (Hwd) 66  
142 heavy m/mafa Heavy, expensive (Hwd) 46  
149 red m/mea Red or reddish (Hwd) 1  
192 and ma And, with (Hwd) 2  
21 to think maanatu Remember, bear in mind (Hwd) 9  
28 to breathe maanava Breathe (Hwd) 1  
129 moon maasina Shine (especially of the moon) (Hwd) 37, 5  
2 left maauii Pollex 06: Maauii. :Left (not right) (Hwd). 1, 59  
2 left maauii Pollex 06: Maauii. :Left (not right) (Hwd). 1, 59  
65 rope maea Rope (Hwd) 10  
142 heavy mafa Heavy, expensive (Hwd) 46  
134 thunder mana   37  
21 to think manatu Think, remember 9  
14 belly manava Belly, seat of the emotions, entrails (Hwd) 9  
156 thin word info manifi Thin 1  
97 bird manu Bird, animal, insect (Hwd) 1  
140 dry word info masa Dry, low (of tide) (Hwd) 11  
45 eye mata Eye, face, appearance (Hwd) 1  
22 to fear mataku Fearful, scared (Hwd) 1  
152 small matalliki Small, tiny (Hwd) 66  
136 wind matani Wind, air (Hwd) 1, 66  
75 to die, be dead mate Dead, death (Hwd) 1  
157 thick word info mattoru Broad, thick (Hwd) 3  
50 to dream miti Dream (Hwd) 36  
160 painful, sick mmae Sting, smart (Hwd) 10  
180 far mmao Far off, distant (Hwd) 13  
124 sea moana Ocean, sea, deep water (Hwd) 10  
48 to sleep moe Sleep (Hwd) 10, 109  
151 green moto Green, unripe 1, 10  
118 grass mouku General term for various grasses; area with gardens (Hwd) 58  
153 big n/nui/ Large, big, thick (Hwd) 11  
126 lake namo Lagoon (Hwd) 7  
109 mosquito namu Mosquito (Hwd) 1  
161 shy, ashamed napa Ashamed, shy, restrained (Hwd) 48  
38 to chew word info nau Chew (e.g. sugarcane) so as to suck the juice (Hwd) 8  
182 I nau I (Hwd) 1, 22  
132 fog nefu Pollex 06: Nefu. :Mist, fog, haze, opacity (Hwd). 22  
31 tooth nifo Tooth 1  
66 to tie up, fasten noa To bind, tie 15  
51 to sit nofo Sit, dwell, be situated (Hwd) 16  
76 to live, be alive ora Alive, live; escape (Hwd) 6  
156 thin word info pakapaka Thin, lean (Hwd) 6  
72 to hit word info paki Slap (Hwd) 6  
99 feather paraa Wing feather (Hwd) 5  
115 root patiaka Root of a tree (Hwd) 2  
194 how? word info peefea How, in what way (Hwd) 11  
154 short word info po/poto Short (Hwd) 9  
167 night poo Night (Hwd) 1  
112 rotten word info popo Decayed, rotten (Hwd) 14  
30 mouth puk/a Pollex 06: Puk/a. :Mouth. 49?  
113 branch word info raa Branch (Hwd) 1  
79 stick/wood rakau Tree, stick (Hwd) 1  
113 branch word info rakau Tree, stick (Hwd) 1, 4  
116 flower rakei Pollex 06: Rakei. :Flower, ornament (Hwd). 37  
128 sky rani Sky, heaven (Hwd) 1  
176 below raro Below, underneath, down (Hwd) 8  
153 big rasi Big, large, gross (Hwd) 12  
209 One Hundred word info rau Hundred (Hwd).(Source: Pollex) 2  
26 hair word info rauuru Hair of head (Hwd) 40  
1 hand rima Five; hand-arm 1, 64  
201 Five word info rima Five, hand-arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
155 long word info ro/roa/ tall (Hwd) 12, 105  
88 to squeeze word info romi Submerge under water (Hwd) 10  
35 to vomit rua vomit (Hwd) 8  
198 Two word info rua Two (Hwd) 1  
5 to walk sare Go, walk (I. Howard 1981 6, 76  
150 yellow sega Gold in colour, yellowish (Hwd) 12  
78 to cut, hack word info sere Cut with a knife; circumcise (Hwd) 16  
68 needle sika Net needle (Hwd) 9  
205 Nine word info sivo Nine (Hwd).(Source: Pollex) 5, 44, 43  
86 to grow word info somo Grow, shoot, sprout (Hwd) 7  
91 to buy sui Replace, change, pay, go after in revenge 8  
71 to stab, pierce suki Pierce, especially a drinking nut (Hwd) 1, 8  
105 tail suki Tail (Hwd) 13?  
104 fat/grease sunu Grease, fat (Hwd) 12  
123 to flow t/tafe/ Flow strongly (of current); current (Hwd) 10  
148 white t/tea Light-blue, whitish-blue (Hwd) 8  
78 to cut, hack word info t/tuu/ Cut (Hwd) 17  
72 to hit word info taa Strike, as in chopping, carving (Hwd) 10  
54 man/male taane Male (Hwd) 1, 11  
92 to open, uncover taaraki To open (Hwd) 10, 39  
197 One word info tahi One, once (Hwd) 41  
124 sea tai Sea, sea-water, tide, lagoon (Hwd) 1  
49 to lie down word info takoto Pollex 06: Takoto. :Lie down, recline (Hwd). 7  
56 child tama Child (Hwd) 6  
60 father tama/na Father (Hwd) 1  
56 child tamariki Pre-adolescent child (Hwd) 6, 63  
53 person/human being tanata Man (Hwd) 1, 66, 97  
34 to cry tani Cry, cry out (Hwd) 1  
39 to cook word info tao Cook in earth oven (Hwd) 10  
196 to count tau Enumerate, count (Hwd) 8  
169 year tau- Season during which something is plentiful (Hwd) 1  
59 mother tinna Mother (Hwd) [<] 1  
59 mother tinnaa Mother (Hwd) 1  
166 correct, true tonu Correct, right, proper (Hwd) 8  
95 to fall word info too Fall (of rain); fall from a height (Hwd) 14  
84 to plant tori To plant something to grow (Hwd) 4  
86 to grow word info tori To plant something to grow (Hwd)    
199 Three word info toru Three (Hwd) 1  
23 blood toto Bleed (Hwd) 4  
23 blood ttoo Blood, sap (Hwd) 4  
162 old word info tuai Old, ancient (Hwd) 48  
67 to sew word info tui To string or lace (Hwd) 13, 16  
72 to hit word info tuki To pound (taro etc.) (Hwd) 8  
93 to pound, beat word info tuki To pound (taro etc.) (Hwd) 2  
144 to burn word info tuni/a Burn, burned (Hwd) 1, 7  
52 to stand tuu Stand, be standing (Hwd) 2  
25 neck ua Neck (Hwd) 18  
133 rain ua Rain 1  
135 lightning uila Lightning (Hwd) 2  
19 shoulder umo/oma Scapula, shoulder-blade (Hwd) 10  
40 to drink unu Drink (Hwd) 1  
147 black uri Dark, black (Hwd) 7  
18 breast uu Breast (Hwd) 1  
41 to bite uu Bite (Hwd) 8  
122 water word info vai Water, liquid, well (Hwd) 2  
127 woods/forest vao Uncultivated area, bush (Hwd) 14  
78 to cut, hack word info vasi Split, cut lengthwise; lose virginity (Hwd) 13  
16 intestines vava Intestines, guts (Hwd) 11  
110 spider verevere Spider (Hwd) 1, 99  
118 grass vvee   30  

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