Pasefika Sāmoan and Polynesian Dictionary


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Giant Taro Ta‘amū ʻApe Alocasia macrorrhizos
She Tagata Kanaka Ne ʻŌna Ia
Human Tagata Kanaka Tangata Ta‘ata Tangata
Person Tagata Kanaka Tangata Ta‘ata Tangata
Inhabitant Tagata Kanaka Tangata
Foreigner Tagata Fāimai Malihini Muli Rātere Pākehā
Polyscias Tagitagi Polyscias
Tide Tai Kai Tahi Tai
Limeberry Talafalu Micromelum minutum
Tropical almond Talie Terminalia catappa
Taro Talo Kalo Talo Taro Taro Colocasia esculenta
Father Tamā Makua Kāne Tamai Metua Tāne Pāpara
Grand Father Tamā Matua Kupuna Kāne
Grand Mother Tamā Matua Kupuna Wahine
Man Tāne Kāne Tagata Tāne Tāne
Kava Bowl Tānoa Kānoa Kumete
Venus Tapuitea Planet
One Tasi ʻEkahi Taha Hōʻē Tahi
Tattoo Tatau Kākau Tatatau Tātau Moko
Port (side) Tauagavale Hema Hema ʻAui Mauī
Left (Direction) Tauagavale Hema Hema ʻAui Mauī
Right (direction) Taumatau ʻĀkau Toʻo Mataʻu ʻAtau Katau
Starboard Taumatau ʻĀkau Toʻo Mataʻu ʻAtau Katau
Village maiden (ceremonial title) Tāupou
Year Tausaga Makahiki Ta‘u Matahiti Houanga
Beach heliotrope Tausuni Tornefortia argentea
Service, to serve Tautua Lawelawe
Sirius Telegese Aʻā Star System
December Tesema Kekemapa Tīsema Titema Tihema
Red Ginger (Ornamental) Teuila ‘Awapuhi ‘ula‘ula Alpinia purpurata
Ti plant ʻAutī Tī pore Cordyline fruticosa
Taro cutting/top used for planting Tiapula Huli Colocasia esculenta
Rain Timu Ua ʻUha Ua Ua
Mother Tinā Makuahine Fa‘ē Metua Vahine Kowhaea
Citron Tipolo Citrus medica
Responsibility Tiute tau‘ave Kuleana
Ironwood Toa Casuarina equisetifolia
South Toga Hema Tonga Toʻa Tonga S 180°
Garden Togālaʻau Māla Ngoue Faʻaʻapu Māra
Asiatic pennywort Togo Centella asiatica
Alphitonia zizyphoides Toi Alphitonia zizyphoides
Beach cabbage Toʻi toʻi Scaevola taccada
Sugar cane Tolo Saccharum officinarum
Three Tolu ʻEkolu Tolu Toru Toru
Stand Tuʻu Tiʻa
Back Tua Kua Tuʻa Tua Tuarā
Sister (of a male) Tuafafine
Brother (of a female) Tuagane
Headress (ceremonial) Tuiga
Burrowing Sea Urchin Tuitui Echinometra Mathaei
King Tupu Mōʻī Tuʻi Ariʻi Kīngi
Orgin (People) Tupu‘aga Tupu‘anga
Jupiter Tupualengase Pareārau Planet
Ancestor Tupuga Kupuna Tupu‘anga
Generation (People) Tupulaga
Book Tusi Puke Faiva Puta Pukapuka
Art Tusiata Hana no‘eau Tohi Peu Pa‘ari Toi
Drawing Tusiata Kiʻi Fakatātā Hoho‘a
Wood board - anvil to beat bark cloth | Siapo aka tapa Tutua Kua Kapa Tutua

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The Pasefika Polynesian dictionary is project of Jon Apisa intended as a comparative dictionary to view similarities, differences and cognate relationships of words in multiple Polynesian languages.