DOBES Archive

raraga_kero
This session shows the fabrication of a "tohemaha" (lit. 'four corner') basket with leaves of a coconut frond. The basket is fabricated with very fine strings of coconut leaves which are still connected to a stem of the coconut frond. The whole procedure is documented with explanations by the consultant.
tohui
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word tohu'i (capsize).
hapaaa
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word hapā'a (be handicapped).
mataiki
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word mata'iki (year).
tiia-2
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word tīa (encircle).
aa-1
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word a'a (distal demonstrative).
environ_lagon
This session show the environment of the lagoon with various activities (fishing, various locations for fishing with place names.
teita-1b
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word teita (weed).
pii-1
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word pī (wet).
ehua
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word 'ehua (year).
pupuua
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word pupū'a (be shiny).
pêche_matira
Brief explanation of matira fishing technique.
aa_tapu-2
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word 'ā tapu (Sunday).
feka-1a
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word feka (grate).
nao-1b
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word na'o (disappear).
mitikuu
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word mitikū (swallow).
tau-1b
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word tau (strand).
mono
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word mono (change).
haika_enan1-Ti
Short comment on how to use plant medicine and their social restrictions. Consultant talks about her mother's work as a "healer" in Marquesan society.