DOBES Archive

tukau
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word tukau (mix).
maako
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word māko (mango).
faraoa-kakiu
In this documentary it is explained how bread was formerly made in (post-European) stone ovens constructed with volcanic stones. This techique of making bread used to be wide-spread on the Marquesas, but nowadays it is only practised on Fatu Iva island.
puapua
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word puapua (be foamy).
tiia-3
Example sentence which includes the marquesan word tī'a (mast).