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Language: Nukuoro

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:
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      
6 road/path haiava Road, pathway (for going), track, ocean liner    
8 to turn word info hage as to change direction    
49 to lie down word info baini gi lalo      
70 to shoot word info tili      
92 to open, uncover mahuge Pollex 06: Mahuge. :Opened, uncovered (Crl).    
96 dog gaatu 'cat'?-MW    
107 worm (earthworm) dangaloa Pollex 06: Dangaloa. :Silver Bush (Sophora tormentosa); earthworm; shooting star.    
153 big lau/malie Pollex 06: Lau/malie. :Big, great.    
158 narrow gasogaso Pollex 06: <Gasogaso. :Narrow (Crl)>.    
161 shy, ashamed doga/a Bashful, shy, ashamed, embarrassed (Crl)    
166 correct, true abo Pollex 06: Abo. :Capable; correct (suitable), true; feel comfortable (Crl).    
12 skin gili Skin 1  
17 liver ade Liver 1  
22 to fear madagu Afraid, scared 1  
24 head ulu Topmost part 1  
27 nose usu Nose Nose (Crl) 1  
27 nose uhu Nose Nose (Crl) 1  
28 to breathe manava Breath, breathe 1  
28 to breathe manava Pollex 06: Manava. :Breath, breathe. 1  
31 tooth niho Tooth 1  
34 to cry dangi Cry, weep 1  
40 to drink unu Drink (Crl) 1  
43 ear dalinga Ear (Crl) 1  
44 to hear longo Hear, feel, news 1  
46 to see gide See 1  
59 mother dinana Mother, dam 1  
60 father dama/na Father, uncle, person in a fatherly relationship (Crl) 1  
68 needle te/au/ Tattooing needle (Kubary) 1  
75 to die, be dead made Die 1  
79 stick/wood laagau Pollex 06: Laagau. :Wood. 1  
85 to choose hili Pick, choose 1  
90 to dig geli Dig v 1  
97 bird manu lele Bird 1  
108 louse word info gudu Louse 1  
109 mosquito namu Mosquito 1  
110 spider neveneve Spider 1  
111 fish iga Fish n 1  
113 branch word info laa Branch 1  
114 leaf lau Leaf 1  
116 flower hungahunga-nui Flower of the coconut tree 1  
117 fruit hua Bear fruit, fish roe 1  
120 stone hadu Stone, rock 1  
121 sand ssu/oni/oni Sand 1  
124 sea dai Lagoon, sea salt 1  
128 sky langi Rain, heaven, sky 1  
130 star heduu Star 1  
133 rain ua Rain 1  
143 fire ahi Fire 1  
149 red mea Reddish 1  
163 new hoou New 1  
165 bad, evil saa Bad 1  
167 night boo Night 1  
173 at i At (preposed particle) 1  
178 that tenaa   1  
183 thou goe Second person singular, thou 1  
183 thou goe Second person singular, thou 1  
188 what? word info aha What? 1  
189 who? word info go/ai/ Who? 1  
198 Two word info lua Two 1  
199 Three word info dolu Three (Crl) 1  
201 Five word info lima Hand, arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info hidu Seven.(Source: Pollex) 1  
4 leg/foot vae Foot (including leg) 1, 100  
185 we word info gida/adeu We inclusive 1, 39  
168 day ao Daylight 1, 54  
144 to burn word info dudu Perfective of dudu set fire to 1, 6  
1 hand lima Hand, arm 1, 64  
171 to hide word info mmuni Hidden 1, 67  
138 warm word info mahana Hot 1, 72  
187 they go'doū   1, 72  
71 to stab, pierce sugi Pierce, stab 1, 8  
55 woman/female hahine Woman (Singular) 1, 106  
54 man/male daane Man, male (Crl) 1, 11  
45 eye ganomada Pollex 06: Ganomada. :Eye. 1, 18  
182 I au I First person singular (Possessive) 1, 21  
55 woman/female hine Female, woman 1, 41  
7 to come hu mai   1, 44  
37 to eat gai Eat 1, 47  
139 cold word info magalili Feel cold 1, 52  
41 to bite gadi Bite, nip v 1, 55  
100 wing bakau Wing, shoulder 1, 59  
100 wing bakau Wing, shoulder 1, 59  
2 left masui Left (not right) 1, 59, 74  
136 wind madangi Wind, gas, flatus 1, 66  
200 Four word info haa Four 1, 66  
53 person/human being dangada Person, human being (Crl) 1, 66, 97  
144 to burn word info duungia   1, 7  
100 wing pakhau Wing (Ebt) 1, 81  
100 wing pakhau Wing (Ebt) 1, 81  
10 dirty gelegele   10  
24 head biho   10  
39 to cook word info dao Bake (Crl) 10  
65 rope maea Rope type (thickest) 10  
71 to stab, pierce daalo Stab, skewer (Crl) 10  
71 to stab, pierce daalo/a To have been stabbed (especially accidentally) (Crl) 10  
72 to hit word info daa Strike, beat, kill (Crl) 10  
77 to scratch word info la/aladi/ To scratch an itch (Crl) 10  
119 earth/soil gele/gele Sand, dirt 10  
124 sea moana Open sea 10  
136 wind s/sau/ Blow (of wind) 10  
160 painful, sick mmae Pain 10  
48 to sleep moe Sleep 10, 109  
13 back word info dua   11  
66 to tie up, fasten hau Tie up 11  
94 to throw word info maga Throw v 11  
101 to fly lele Fly, jump 11  
141 wet s/sui Pollex 06: S/sui. :Wet. 11  
194 how? word info behee Like what? 11  
104 fat/grease sunu Oil slick 12  
137 to blow word info s/sau/ Blow (of wind) 12  
155 long word info lloa Long a 12, 105  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ilo/o Know 13  
112 rotten word info bala Soft, mushy 13  
152 small lega/lega Smallness Small 13  
180 far mmao Distant 13  
191 all hu/gadoo/ All (of things) 13  
67 to sew word info dui Sew (Crl) 13, 16  
57 husband bodu daane   14  
61 house hale House 14  
88 to squeeze word info kumi Squeeze by grabbing 14  
103 meat/flesh kano Quality, meat, flesh (Crl) 14  
112 rotten word info bobo Rotten 14  
127 woods/forest vao Wilderness 14  
134 thunder hatuli Thunder 14  
81 sharp ha/kaa To sharpen (a knife) 14, 15  
8 to turn word info huli as in turn over 15  
32 tongue alelo Tongue 15  
66 to tie up, fasten noa fasten by tying Tied 15  
78 to cut, hack word info àmu Cut something (Crl) 15  
51 to sit noho Sit, stay 16  
78 to cut, hack word info sele Chop down 16  
164 good malie Good (of food and certain activities) (Crl) 16  
78 to cut, hack word info tuu Cut something 17  
25 neck ua Neck 18  
47 to yawn maava Yawn [<] 19, 39  
14 belly dinae   19, 34  
30 mouth ngudu Mouth 2  
52 to stand duu Stand 2  
93 to pound, beat word info dugi Punch, hit, strike, pound (Crl) 2  
115 root aga Root of tree or plant 2  
122 water word info vai Water, liquid 2  
135 lightning uila Lightning 2  
145 smoke word info useahi (Crl) 2  
192 and ma And, including, and so, with 2  
209 One Hundred word info lau Hundred.(Source: Pollex) 2  
210 One Thousand word info mano Thousand.(Source: Pollex) 2  
125 salt dai Lagoon, sea, salt 20  
19 shoulder bakau Pollex 06: Bakau. :Wing, shoulder. 22  
123 to flow sali Flow 24  
11 dust buugelegele   24?  
83 to work word info haihegao   26  
26 hair word info ngae as single hair on head (or forehead) 29  
26 hair word info ngangailu as hair generally on head 29  
26 hair word info ŋaŋaulu   29  
18 breast gaanunu   3  
157 thick word info maadolu Thick 3  
204 Eight word info valu Pollex 06: Valu. :Eight. 3  
181 where? word info i/hee/ Where? 3, 35  
26 hair word info hulu Hair (on body) 31  
172 to climb word info gage Climb 32  
50 to dream midi Dream 36  
98 egg ŋako   36  
129 moon maa-sina Moon 37, 5  
5 to walk sesee   4  
23 blood dodo Blood (Crl) 4  
84 to plant doo Plant (something) 4  
197 One word info dahi One (Crl) 41  
29 to sniff, smell tuŋa   45  
142 heavy dae/maha/ Heavy, oppressive 46, 66  
162 old word info duai Old, in the past (Crl) 48  
170 when? word info aahee When? (indefinite future) 5  
174 in, inside lodo Inside, lagoon 5  
193 if me/le Hypothetical (Ply 1970) 5  
206 Ten word info mada/angahulu/ Ten objects.(Source: Pollex) 5  
3 right madau Right (side) 5, 13  
205 Nine word info siva Nine.(Source: Pollex) 5, 44, 43  
58 wife bodu hahine   5, 68  
15 bone ivi Bone 52, 5  
78 to cut, hack word info modu Cut off 54, 14  
5 to walk saele Walk around, wander 6  
56 child dama Child 6  
63 name ingoo Name 6  
72 to hit word info bagi/a Hit, by wind, spear, etc 6  
126 lake lodo Lagoon (Crl) 6  
137 to blow word info busi Blow with mouth 6  
168 day laani   6  
151 green nu/ui Pollex 06: Nu/ui. :Green. 61  
152 small l/ligi/ fine 66  
146 ash lehu Ashes 67  
5 to walk haka/taahao Go for a walk, stroll (Ebt) 7  
33 to laugh gada Laugh 7  
72 to hit word info badu Hit/tap with hand/foot, kick 7  
73 to steal gaiaa Steal 7  
86 to grow word info somo grow, develop, coconut apple.(Crl) 7  
147 black uli Dark in colour 7  
177 this tenei   7, 1  
14 belly gona Navel 8  
35 to vomit haga/lue/ia Vomit 8  
38 to chew word info ngau Chew 8  
42 to suck midi   8  
72 to hit word info dugi Punch, hit, strike, pound (Crl) 8  
74 to kill daa Strike, beat, kill (Crl) 8  
137 to blow word info angi Blow gently (Wind) 8  
148 white dea White (only in compunds) (Crl) 8  
176 below lalo Below, under 8  
196 to count dau Count, read (Crl) 8  
21 to think maanadu Think, thought 9  
29 to sniff, smell he/songi/ Touch noses, smell 9  
38 to chew word info ngungu Chew, masticate 9  
68 needle siga Needle spool 9  
77 to scratch word info lagu Claw 9  
135 lightning laba Flash (as lightning) 9  
154 short word info bodo/bodo Short 9  
175 above lunga Up, above 9  
150 yellow gano/ango Pollex 06: Gano/ango. :Yellow (Crl). 9?  
182 I -gu I First person singular (Possessive) x  

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