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Language: Marquesan (Nukuhiva dialect)

Source/Author:  Andrew Pawley 
Identifiers:  ISO-639-3:mrq  Glottocode: nuku1261 
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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:Marquesic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
18 breast      
19 shoulder      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
57 husband      
58 wife      
61 house      
62 thatch/roof      
66 to tie up, fasten      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
73 to steal      
79 stick/wood      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
98 egg      
101 to fly      
102 rat      
106 snake      
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
126 lake      
151 green      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
192 and      
193 if      
202 Six word info      
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      
1 hand 'ima   1, 64  
2 left akiaki      
3 right 'ima 'oko   33  
4 leg/foot puuhaa probably upper leg x  
5 to walk taha   7  
6 road/path va'anui   22  
7 to come he'e mai   1, 42  
8 to turn word info kavi'i   90  
9 to swim kau   5  
10 dirty 'epo'epo   9  
11 dust ehuehu   1  
12 skin ki'i   1  
13 back word info tua   11  
14 belly koopuu   2  
15 bone ivi   52, 5  
16 intestines koekoe   31  
17 liver ate   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable 'ite   12  
21 to think ma'akau   7  
22 to fear meta'u   1  
23 blood toto   4  
24 head upoko   10  
25 neck kaakii   20  
26 hair word info ouoho   40, 36  
27 nose ihu   1  
28 to breathe puhi i te menava   1  
29 to sniff, smell kaka'a      
30 mouth haha   1  
31 tooth niho   1  
32 tongue 'e'o   15  
33 to laugh kata   7  
34 to cry taki   1  
34 to cry tani   1  
35 to vomit 'ua   8  
36 to spit tuha   120  
37 to eat kaikai   1, 47  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite kakahu   7  
42 to suck 'omo   7  
43 ear pua'ika   19  
44 to hear 'oko   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see ti'ohi   132  
48 to sleep hiamoe   10, 109  
49 to lie down word info moe   6  
51 to sit noho   16  
52 to stand maa'oo      
53 person/human being 'enana   1, 66, 97  
54 man/male vahana      
55 woman/female vehine   1, 106, 116  
56 child to'iki   63, 102  
59 mother kui   15  
60 father motua   9  
63 name ikoa   6  
64 to say pe'au   12  
65 rope tou'a   9  
67 to sew word info tui   13, 16  
71 to stab, pierce paaoka   67  
72 to hit word info tutuki   8  
74 to kill kukumi   28  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive pohu'e   36  
77 to scratch word info tuve'e   33  
78 to cut, hack word info kokoti   9  
80 to split word info vahi   4  
81 sharp koi   14, 66  
82 dull, blunt humu'ee   10  
87 to swell word info huhu'a   10  
88 to squeeze word info naku      
89 to hold word info to'o      
90 to dig ke'i   1  
94 to throw word info tauke      
95 to fall word info topa   124  
97 bird manu   1  
99 feather hu'uhu'u   1  
100 wing pekeheu   1, 81  
103 meat/flesh 'iina'i   18  
105 tail hiku   13  
107 worm (earthworm) to'e   7  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
111 fish ika   1  
112 rotten word info hauhau      
113 branch word info maka   2, 35  
113 branch word info mana   2, 35  
114 leaf 'au   1  
115 root aka   2  
116 flower pua   1  
117 fruit hua   1  
120 stone ke'oa   38  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info vai   2  
123 to flow tahe   10  
124 sea moana   10  
125 salt pa'a tai salt water 20, 19  
127 woods/forest 'eita      
128 sky 'aki   1  
129 moon hahune   1?  
130 star fetuu   1  
131 cloud word info kohu   14  
132 fog kohu   1, 47  
133 rain ua   1  
134 thunder hatiti'i   14  
135 lightning ui'a   2  
136 wind metaki   1, 66  
137 to blow word info pupuhi   6  
138 warm word info mahanahana   1, 72  
139 cold word info kama'i'i (metathesis?) 1, 52  
140 dry word info ma'oo   13  
141 wet pa'ipa'i      
142 heavy toko   38  
143 fire ahi   1  
144 to burn word info u'a   3  
145 smoke word info auahi   2  
146 ash ke'ehu ahi irregular 67  
147 black ke'eke'e   5  
148 white tava'i'e   47  
149 red puukiki   43  
150 yellow ku'uhaa      
152 small kaiuu   37  
153 big karaiha Fr    
154 short word info poto   9  
155 long word info 'oa   12, 105  
156 thin word info kahikahi      
157 thick word info pipi'i      
158 narrow kaiuu      
159 wide ka'uo'o   71  
162 old word info tahito   10  
163 new hou   1  
164 good kanahau   62  
165 bad, evil hauhau   32  
166 correct, true toitoi   41  
167 night poo   1  
168 day 'aa   7  
169 year shua   28  
174 in, inside 'oto   5  
175 above 'una   9  
176 below 'a'o   8  
177 this teenei   7, 1  
178 that te'aa   65  
179 near tata 'eka   9  
180 far mamao   13  
181 where? word info hea   3, 35  
182 I au   1, 21  
183 thou 'oe   1  
184 he/she 'o ia   1  
185 we word info maatou excl.plural 2, 39  
186 you koutou   16  
187 they 'aatou   1, 72  
188 what? word info aha   1  
189 who? word info vai   1, 19  
190 other tiitahi   7  
191 all paotuu te mou mea   59  
194 how? word info peehaa   11  
195 no, not 'a'o'e   11  
196 to count tatau   8, 80  
197 One word info tahi   41  
198 Two word info 'ua   1  
199 Three word info to'u   1  
200 Four word info haa   1, 66  
201 Five word info 'ima   1  
59 mother maamaa L from French   L
96 dog peto L from Spanish   L
104 fat/grease kerehi L from English   L

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