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Language: Nukuoro

Source/Author:  POLLEX 2000 (Bruce Biggs & Ross Clark) 
Identifiers:  ISO-639-3:nkr  Glottocode: nuku1260 
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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:
9 to swim      
16 intestines      
36 to spit      
62 thatch/roof      
64 to say      
69 to hunt word info      
76 to live, be alive      
80 to split word info      
82 dull, blunt      
87 to swell word info      
89 to hold word info      
91 to buy      
95 to fall word info      
99 feather      
102 rat      
105 tail      
106 snake      
118 grass      
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
140 dry word info      
156 thin word info      
159 wide      
169 year      
179 near      
184 he/she      
186 you      
190 other      
195 no, not      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
5 to walk sesee   4  
7 to come hu mai   1, 44  
10 dirty gelegele   10  
11 dust buugelegele   24?  
13 back word info dua   11  
14 belly dinae   19, 34  
18 breast gaanunu   3  
24 head biho   10  
26 hair word info ŋaŋaulu   29  
29 to sniff, smell tuŋa   45  
42 to suck midi   8  
49 to lie down word info baini gi lalo      
57 husband bodu daane   14  
58 wife bodu hahine   5, 68  
70 to shoot word info tili      
83 to work word info haihegao   26  
98 egg ŋako   36  
144 to burn word info duungia   1, 7  
168 day laani   6  
177 this tenei   7, 1  
178 that tenaa   1  
187 they go'doū   1, 72  
202 Six word info ono   1  
96 dog gaatu 'cat'?-MW    
145 smoke word info useahi (Crl) 2  
22 to fear madagu Afraid, scared 1  
191 all hu/gadoo/ All (of things) 13  
192 and ma And, including, and so, with 2  
26 hair word info ngangailu as hair generally on head 29  
8 to turn word info huli as in turn over 15  
26 hair word info ngae as single hair on head (or forehead) 29  
8 to turn word info hage as to change direction    
146 ash lehu Ashes 67  
173 at i At (preposed particle) 1  
165 bad, evil saa Bad 1  
39 to cook word info dao Bake (Crl) 10  
161 shy, ashamed doga/a Bashful, shy, ashamed, embarrassed (Crl)    
117 fruit hua Bear fruit, fish roe 1  
176 below lalo Below, under 8  
97 bird manu lele Bird 1  
41 to bite gadi Bite, nip v 1, 55  
23 blood dodo Blood (Crl) 4  
136 wind s/sau/ Blow (of wind) 10  
137 to blow word info s/sau/ Blow (of wind) 12  
137 to blow word info angi Blow gently (Wind) 8  
137 to blow word info busi Blow with mouth 6  
15 bone ivi Bone 52, 5  
113 branch word info laa Branch 1  
28 to breathe manava Breath, breathe 1  
38 to chew word info ngau Chew 8  
38 to chew word info ngungu Chew, masticate 9  
56 child dama Child 6  
78 to cut, hack word info sele Chop down 16  
77 to scratch word info lagu Claw 9  
172 to climb word info gage Climb 32  
196 to count dau Count, read (Crl) 8  
34 to cry dangi Cry, weep 1  
78 to cut, hack word info modu Cut off 54, 14  
78 to cut, hack word info tuu Cut something 17  
78 to cut, hack word info àmu Cut something (Crl) 15  
147 black uli Dark in colour 7  
168 day ao Daylight 1, 54  
75 to die, be dead made Die 1  
90 to dig geli Dig v 1  
180 far mmao Distant 13  
50 to dream midi Dream 36  
40 to drink unu Drink (Crl) 1  
43 ear dalinga Ear (Crl) 1  
37 to eat gai Eat 1, 47  
66 to tie up, fasten noa fasten by tying Tied 15  
60 father dama/na Father, uncle, person in a fatherly relationship (Crl) 1  
139 cold word info magalili Feel cold 1, 52  
55 woman/female hine Female, woman 1, 41  
152 small l/ligi/ fine 66  
143 fire ahi Fire 1  
111 fish iga Fish n 1  
135 lightning laba Flash (as lightning) 9  
123 to flow sali Flow 24  
116 flower hungahunga-nui Flower of the coconut tree 1  
101 to fly lele Fly, jump 11  
4 leg/foot vae Foot (including leg) 1, 100  
200 Four word info haa Four 1, 66  
5 to walk haka/taahao Go for a walk, stroll (Ebt) 7  
164 good malie Good (of food and certain activities) (Crl) 16  
86 to grow word info somo grow, develop, coconut apple.(Crl) 7  
26 hair word info hulu Hair (on body) 31  
1 hand lima Hand, arm 1, 64  
201 Five word info lima Hand, arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
44 to hear longo Hear, feel, news 1  
142 heavy dae/maha/ Heavy, oppressive 46, 66  
171 to hide word info mmuni Hidden 1, 67  
72 to hit word info bagi/a Hit, by wind, spear, etc 6  
72 to hit word info badu Hit/tap with hand/foot, kick 7  
138 warm word info mahana Hot 1, 72  
61 house hale House 14  
209 One Hundred word info lau Hundred.(Source: Pollex) 2  
193 if me/le Hypothetical (Ply 1970) 5  
182 I au I First person singular (Possessive) 1, 21  
182 I -gu I First person singular (Possessive) x  
174 in, inside lodo Inside, lagoon 5  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ilo/o Know 13  
126 lake lodo Lagoon (Crl) 6  
124 sea dai Lagoon, sea salt 1  
125 salt dai Lagoon, sea, salt 20  
33 to laugh gada Laugh 7  
114 leaf lau Leaf 1  
2 left masui Left (not right) 1, 59, 74  
135 lightning uila Lightning 2  
194 how? word info behee Like what? 11  
17 liver ade Liver 1  
155 long word info lloa Long a 12, 105  
108 louse word info gudu Louse 1  
54 man/male daane Man, male (Crl) 1, 11  
129 moon maa-sina Moon 37, 5  
109 mosquito namu Mosquito 1  
59 mother dinana Mother, dam 1  
30 mouth ngudu Mouth 2  
63 name ingoo Name 6  
14 belly gona Navel 8  
25 neck ua Neck 18  
68 needle siga Needle spool 9  
163 new hoou New 1  
167 night boo Night 1  
205 Nine word info siva Nine.(Source: Pollex) 5  
27 nose usu Nose Nose (Crl) 1  
27 nose uhu Nose Nose (Crl) 1  
104 fat/grease sunu Oil slick 12  
162 old word info duai Old, in the past (Crl) 48  
197 One word info dahi One (Crl) 41  
124 sea moana Open sea 10  
160 painful, sick mmae Pain 10  
144 to burn word info dudu Perfective of dudu set fire to 1, 6  
53 person/human being dangada Person, human being (Crl) 1, 66, 97  
85 to choose hili Pick, choose 1  
71 to stab, pierce sugi Pierce, stab 1, 8  
84 to plant doo Plant (something) 4  
158 narrow gasogaso Pollex 06: <Gasogaso. :Narrow (Crl)>.    
166 correct, true abo Pollex 06: Abo. :Capable; correct (suitable), true; feel comfortable (Crl).    
19 shoulder bakau Pollex 06: Bakau. :Wing, shoulder. 22  
107 worm (earthworm) dangaloa Pollex 06: Dangaloa. :Silver Bush (Sophora tormentosa); earthworm; shooting star.    
150 yellow gano/ango Pollex 06: Gano/ango. :Yellow (Crl). 9?  
45 eye ganomada Pollex 06: Ganomada. :Eye. 1, 18  
79 stick/wood laagau Pollex 06: Laagau. :Wood. 1, 26  
153 big lau/malie Pollex 06: Lau/malie. :Big, great.    
92 to open, uncover mahuge Pollex 06: Mahuge. :Opened, uncovered (Crl).    
28 to breathe manava Pollex 06: Manava. :Breath, breathe. 1  
151 green nu/ui Pollex 06: Nu/ui. :Green. 61  
141 wet s/sui Pollex 06: S/sui. :Wet. 11  
204 Eight word info valu Pollex 06: Valu. :Eight. 3  
72 to hit word info dugi Punch, hit, strike, pound (Crl) 8  
93 to pound, beat word info dugi Punch, hit, strike, pound (Crl) 2  
103 meat/flesh kano Quality, meat, flesh (Crl) 14  
133 rain ua Rain 1  
128 sky langi Rain, heaven, sky 1  
149 red mea Reddish 1  
3 right madau Right (side) 5, 13  
6 road/path haiava Road, pathway (for going), track, ocean liner    
115 root aga Root of tree or plant 2  
65 rope maea Rope type (thickest) 10  
112 rotten word info bobo Rotten 14  
121 sand ssu/oni/oni Sand 1  
119 earth/soil gele/gele Sand, dirt 10  
183 thou goe Second person singular, thou 1  
183 thou goe Second person singular, thou 1  
46 to see gide See 1  
203 Seven word info hidu Seven.(Source: Pollex) 1  
67 to sew word info dui Sew (Crl) 13, 16  
154 short word info bodo/bodo Short 9  
51 to sit noho Sit, stay 16  
12 skin gili Skin 1  
48 to sleep moe Sleep 10, 109  
152 small lega/lega Smallness Small 13  
112 rotten word info bala Soft, mushy 13  
110 spider neveneve Spider 1  
88 to squeeze word info kumi Squeeze by grabbing 14  
71 to stab, pierce daalo Stab, skewer (Crl) 10  
52 to stand duu Stand 2  
130 star heduu Star 1  
73 to steal gaiaa Steal 7  
120 stone hadu Stone, rock 1  
72 to hit word info daa Strike, beat, kill (Crl) 10  
74 to kill daa Strike, beat, kill (Crl) 8  
68 needle te/au/ Tattooing needle (Kubary) 1  
206 Ten word info mada/angahulu/ Ten objects.(Source: Pollex) 5  
157 thick word info maadolu Thick 3  
21 to think maanadu Think, thought 9  
210 One Thousand word info mano Thousand.(Source: Pollex) 2  
199 Three word info dolu Three (Crl) 1  
94 to throw word info maga Throw v 11  
134 thunder hatuli Thunder 14  
66 to tie up, fasten hau Tie up 11  
71 to stab, pierce daalo/a To have been stabbed (especially accidentally) (Crl) 10  
77 to scratch word info la/aladi/ To scratch an itch (Crl) 10  
81 sharp ha/kaa To sharpen (a knife) 14, 15  
32 tongue alelo Tongue 15  
31 tooth niho Tooth 1  
24 head ulu Topmost part 1  
29 to sniff, smell he/songi/ Touch noses, smell 9  
198 Two word info lua Two 1  
175 above lunga Up, above 9  
35 to vomit haga/lue/ia Vomit 8  
5 to walk saele Walk around, wander 6  
122 water word info vai Water, liquid 2  
185 we word info gida/adeu We inclusive 1, 39  
188 what? word info aha What? 1  
170 when? word info aahee When? (indefinite future) 5  
181 where? word info i/hee/ Where? 3, 35  
148 white dea White (only in compunds) (Crl) 8  
189 who? word info go/ai/ Who? 1  
127 woods/forest vao Wilderness 14  
136 wind madangi Wind, gas, flatus 1, 66  
100 wing pakhau Wing (Ebt) 1, 81  
100 wing pakhau Wing (Ebt) 1, 81  
100 wing bakau Wing, shoulder 1, 59  
100 wing bakau Wing, shoulder 1, 59  
55 woman/female hahine Woman (Singular) 1, 106  
47 to yawn maava Yawn [<] 19, 39  

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