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Language: Manihiki

Source/Author:  Ross Clark, Mary Salisbury 
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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:
1 hand rima   1  
2 left kaaui left (hand) 1, 42  
3 right katau right (hand) 5, 40  
4 leg/foot vaevae leg/foot 1, 100  
4 leg/foot vae leg/foot 1, 100  
4 leg/foot waewae leg/foot 1, 100  
5 to walk haere   6  
6 road/path puruumu   x L
6 road/path ara   1  
7 to come aro   8  
7 to come haere mai   1, 42  
7 to come romai   1, 8  
7 to come hano mai   1, 23  
7 to come tau mai   1  
7 to come nau mai [honorific] 1, 43  
8 to turn word info huri to turn (aside), turn around 15  
8 to turn word info (pa)pale to turn, divert (e.g. of canoe) 11  
8 to turn word info fakaninihi to turn from side to side, not go straight (of canoe) 26  
8 to turn word info (faka)ue to turn to the side 27  
9 to swim hopuhopu swim x  
9 to swim hopu vai bathe x  
9 to swim kaukau swim 5  
10 dirty parapara   7  
10 dirty lepo to defecate (arch) 9  
11 dust puehu   1, 74  
12 skin paakiri skin/bark 1  
12 skin kiri skin/bark 1  
13 back word info muri back, behind [not certain that this is 'back' as in bodypart -MW] 3  
13 back word info tua back 11  
14 belly koopuu   2  
14 belly manava nui gluttonous 9  
15 bone ivi   52, 5  
16 intestines ngaakau   12  
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast alo "front" 43  
18 breast umauma chest, bosom 7  
18 breast uu breast, milk, female 1  
19 shoulder pakuivi   8  
20 to know, be knowledgeable kite know facts 12  
20 to know, be knowledgeable maarama know (facts)/alight    
21 to think maharahara to think (about) 8  
21 to think manako to think/idea 7  
21 to think hakamanako to think 7  
21 to think (haka)mahara   8  
22 to fear mataku (sg.) 1  
22 to fear maatataku (pl.) 1  
23 blood toto   4  
24 head ulu (respectful term) 1  
24 head upoko (common word) 10  
25 neck kakii   20  
26 hair word info rauru   40  
27 nose ihu   1  
27 nose isu   1  
28 to breathe hakaea   80  
28 to breathe maanava   1  
29 to sniff, smell hongi to sniff 9  
29 to sniff, smell fakahongi to smell 9  
29 to sniff, smell haunga to smell 9  
30 mouth vaha mouth 1, 8  
30 mouth ngutu mouth/door 2  
31 tooth niho   1  
32 tongue valero   15  
32 tongue varero   15  
32 tongue alelo   15  
33 to laugh kata   7  
34 to cry tangi (sg) 1  
34 to cry tatangi (pl) 1  
35 to vomit ruaki   8, 31  
36 to spit puaki   16  
36 to spit huuvare   18  
37 to eat kai   1, 44  
37 to eat kaikai   1, 44  
38 to chew word info ngaungau   8  
39 to cook word info cook in oven 10  
39 to cook word info tunu to cook (in general) 9  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite kakati   1, 55  
42 to suck ngote suck on straw, suckle on breast 9  
42 to suck fakaroroma suck (as a child)    
42 to suck miti(miti) to suck (eg on bones) 8  
43 ear taringa   1  
44 to hear fakarongo   1  
44 to hear hakaronga   1  
44 to hear langona   1  
45 eye mata eye/drill point/spear point 1  
45 eye kanohi eye 4  
46 to see titiro to look 1?  
46 to see titi tiro to see 1?  
47 to yawn haamama   19, 28  
48 to sleep moe   10  
49 to lie down word info roharoha lie spread out 81  
49 to lie down word info takato to lie on side 7  
50 to dream rikamoe   7, 46  
50 to dream moemoeaa dream 7, 27  
51 to sit noho to sit, live; marry 16  
52 to stand tuu   2  
53 person/human being tangata man/person 1, 66  
54 man/male roopaa male youth    
54 man/male tangata man/person 12, 14  
55 woman/female vahine woman 1, 106, 116  
55 woman/female tamahine young woman 1, 98  
56 child tamaiti   6, 64  
57 husband taane 14 14  
57 husband tokotua   77?  
58 wife vahine   5, 68  
59 mother maamaa borrowing?-MW 5 L?
59 mother matua vahine   4  
60 father maatua (tangata)   1, 9  
60 father paapaa borrowing?-MW   L?
61 house fare   14  
62 thatch/roof ato thatching 1  
62 thatch/roof kaho thatching strip    
63 name ingoa   6  
64 to say ki   43  
65 rope taula   9  
66 to tie up, fasten taapeka tie up 17  
66 to tie up, fasten nati tie, lash (outrigger to canoe) 13  
66 to tie up, fasten lii tie up, lash, bind 14  
66 to tie up, fasten nonoa tie, lash, bind 15  
66 to tie up, fasten hele tie up (eg pig) 14?  
67 to sew word info tuitui   13  
67 to sew word info ruru (ruuruu?)      
68 needle hika net needle 9  
68 needle tuiau roof sheet needle 66, 1  
69 to hunt word info langa (kavou) 'to hunt (for coconut crabs)'    
70 to shoot word info fana to shoot with bow and arrow 1  
70 to shoot word info pupuhi to shoot with gun 17  
71 to stab, pierce vero to stab (or stick), pierce with a thrust 15  
71 to stab, pierce paatiatia to spear fish 9  
71 to stab, pierce pupuhi to shoot, spear (fish)    
71 to stab, pierce velo to spear. stab 15  
72 to hit word info huataa   12?, 10  
72 to hit word info lutu to beat drum    
72 to hit word info tuki to hit, beat, pound 8  
72 to hit word info uu to hit, collide, bump into' 8  
72 to hit word info patu to hit, kill 7  
73 to steal kaiaa   7  
74 to kill patu to kill 9  
74 to kill pehi ki te toka killed with stones 81?  
74 to kill taamate to kill 2  
74 to kill patu to kill 9  
74 to kill taa   2  
75 to die, be dead mate to die 1  
75 to die, be dead hiti dead    
76 to live, be alive maalohilohi alive 1?  
76 to live, be alive ora be alive 6  
77 to scratch word info paraku   9  
77 to scratch word info raraku   9  
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood motumotu firewood    
80 to split word info tete split with thumb nail    
80 to split word info vaahi to split 4  
80 to split word info hakakee to split (CAUS+v-MW)    
80 to split word info hakamangamanga to split(CAUS+v-MW)    
81 sharp koi   14, 66  
82 dull, blunt tumaumou   10  
83 to work word info angaanga (n) 10  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info hakaea to swell (as abscess)    
87 to swell word info puena to swell (as abscess) 30  
88 to squeeze word info hakaoo   8?  
88 to squeeze word info roromi   10  
88 to squeeze word info tatau   13  
89 to hold word info mau   54  
90 to dig keri   1  
90 to dig keru   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info hakamui   113  
94 to throw word info fakamui   113  
95 to fall word info topa   124  
96 dog kurii   7  
97 bird maimua birds 1?  
97 bird manu animal/bird 1  
98 egg      
99 feather huruhuru   1  
100 wing paehau   9  
101 to fly rere   11  
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh kiko   10  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail hiku tail of fish 13  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm) toke   7  
108 louse word info ngutu   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
110 spider      
111 fish ika sg. 1  
111 fish iika pl. 1  
112 rotten word info para   13  
113 branch word info raaraa branch 1, 33  
113 branch word info tauru small branch (?)    
114 leaf      
115 root aka   2  
116 flower tiare   7  
117 fruit hua raakau   1  
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
120 stone poohatu stone 1, 19  
120 stone toka stone (?)    
120 stone fatu stone 1  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info vai   2  
123 to flow heheke   36  
124 sea tai   1  
125 salt      
126 lake roto inside/lake 6  
127 woods/forest patonga raakau   110  
127 woods/forest raakau   110  
128 sky rangi   1  
128 sky langi   1  
129 moon marama moon/lunar month 7  
130 star feetuu star 1  
130 star vairanga kaveinga navigation stars    
131 cloud word info ao cloud/day/world 12  
131 cloud word info kaikainga cloud    
131 cloud word info kapua cloud 12, 67  
132 fog kohu   1, 47  
133 rain ua   1  
134 thunder fatitiri thunder 14  
134 thunder tuki thunder roll    
135 lightning huira   2  
135 lightning uira   2  
135 lightning uvira   2  
136 wind matangi   1, 66  
137 to blow word info pupuhi   6  
138 warm word info mahana   1, 72  
139 cold word info makalili   1, 52  
139 cold word info toketoke   9  
140 dry word info maroo   13  
141 wet tavai      
141 wet maahuu   10  
142 heavy taimaha   46, 66  
143 fire ahi   1  
144 to burn word info kaa (v.i.) 62  
144 to burn word info tutu to burn 1, 6  
145 smoke word info au   2  
146 ash rehu   67  
147 black uriuri   7  
147 black kerekere   5  
148 white maakita      
148 white tea   8  
149 red muramura reddish    
149 red kura red 13  
150 yellow renga   10  
151 green      
152 small iti few/small 121  
152 small meeiti small 121  
153 big koorereka big/fat/large    
153 big nui big 11  
153 big rahi big 12  
154 short word info      
155 long word info loa   12  
155 long word info roa   12  
156 thin word info angiangi   18  
156 thin word info rahirahi   5  
157 thick word info maateru   3  
158 narrow hiikoke      
158 narrow kokota   26  
159 wide atea   21  
159 wide patapata      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info ruuhau old/old man 11  
162 old word info tahito old/ancient times 10  
163 new foou   1  
164 good maitaki   15  
165 bad, evil kino   9  
166 correct, true tano   8  
166 correct, true tika   9  
167 night poo   1  
167 night poiri   1, 10  
168 day raa day 7  
168 day avatea afternoon/daytime 27  
169 year matahiti   7  
170 when? word info me      
171 to hide word info punipuni   1  
172 to climb word info piki   6  
173 at i preposition, in, at 1  
174 in, inside roto inside/lake 5  
175 above runga   9  
176 below raro   8  
177 this taua   x  
177 this nei   1  
178 that taua that x  
178 that teeia that (distant) 1  
179 near taha near/beside 9  
180 far hakarere far (behind)    
180 far momoo far 13  
181 where? word info hea   3, 35  
182 I koau   1, 21  
183 thou koe   1  
184 he/she ia   1  
185 we word info maatou (excl pl) 2, 39  
185 we word info taatou 1 pl. incl. 1, 39  
186 you koorua (dual) x  
186 you kootou (plural) 16  
187 they raatou (plural) 1, 72  
187 they raaua (dual) x  
188 what? word info e aha   1  
189 who? word info koai   1  
190 other teetahi atu   7, 19  
191 all pauroa   59?  
191 all katoa   13  
191 all kaatoatoa   13  
192 and e   8  
193 if naringa if/if only    
194 how? word info peehea   11  
195 no, not ekore   11  
196 to count taale to count 43  
196 to count tatauanga counting 8  
197 One word info tetahi   14, 48  
198 Two word info lua   1  
199 Three word info teru (mea)   1  
199 Three word info toru   1  
200 Four word info faa   1, 66  
201 Five word info lima   1  
201 Five word info taapahi   9?  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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