AjiëEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

  1. cloud

ReferencesEdit


HawaiianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

DeterminerEdit

  1. (endearing) your second person singular possessive, both o- and a-type
  2. Alternative form of ko
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *to (sugar cane) compare Tongan

NounEdit

  1. sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum)

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

  1. Rōmaji transcription of こう

NamuyiEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

  1. to give

TokelauanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoː/
  • Hyphenation:

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *kau. Cognates include Tuvaluan kau and Samoan 'ou.

PronounEdit

  1. I, me
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *ko. Cognates include Hawaiian ʻo and Samoan ʻō.

AdverbEdit

  1. there, at that place

Etymology 3Edit

From Proto-Polynesian *koa. Cognates include Maori koa and Tongan koaa.

ParticleEdit

  1. Marks the imperative case.
  2. Emphasises the preceding word.

ReferencesEdit

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 163