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ISO 639-3: meu

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Eastern Motu, Pure Motu, True Motu, Western Motu

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINESome New Guinea languages. Arthur Capell (compiler); Arthur Capell (recorder). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:AC1-243
  2. ONLINEWords and phrases in some Austronesian languages. Arthur Capell. 1999. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:AC2-OLVOC615
  3. ONLINEManumanu: Discussion of Hiri. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1900. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-001
  4. ONLINERecent Hiri Voyages. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1900. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-002
  5. ONLINEThe Lament - Manumanu, etc. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 2012. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-005
  6. ONLINETape cover marked "A". Lakatoi songs. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-017
  7. ONLINETwo sides Manumanu VIII / 57: 1. Kwanagu Nou on organization of Hiri; 2. Doromotar (Doura) woman. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1957. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-019
  8. ONLINEManumanu 12/1/58: Side A, Dagu Dubu; Side B, HIstory of Manumanu iduhu. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1958. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-020
  9. ONLINE[no indication of content or date]. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1958. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-021
  10. ONLINESide 1, Ritual preparations for Hiri; Routine and ritual en voyage, Ehona. Side 2, Ehona cont'd . Nou Ume, Hebore Ume, Jagi Kwaragu II (Manumanu). Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1958. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-022
  11. ONLINESide A. Some rubbish but two [good]. Side B. Sivarai by ? Ata (Nidubu Goata).. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-023
  12. ONLINE[Lagater iraina] . Also discussion of helaga. Murray Groves (compiler); Simon Golson (depositor). 1958. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:MG1-025
  13. ONLINEManumanu. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Dahu Davai (speaker); Rahu Hebore (speaker). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-0778
  14. ONLINEManumanu. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-0878
  15. ONLINEManumanu. Tom Dutton (compiler); Iru Kakare (recorder). 1976. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-1976
  16. ONLINEManumanu + Boera. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Iru Kakare (speaker). 1976. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-2076
  17. ONLINEMotu - Lexico Stats. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Udu Vai (speaker). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-M002
  18. ONLINEMotu, Koitabu: LMS Singing Barakau. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Barakau Chorus (performer); Girls Group at Barakau (performer). 1960. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-M006
  19. ONLINEMotu (Barakau) Conversation & Miscellaneous. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Agaru Kopi (speaker). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-M007
  20. ONLINEMtn Koiari stories. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder). 1966. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-P013
  21. ONLINEMotu Genesis Translation. B.S.A. 1974. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_meu_gen-1

Lexical resources

  1. A dictionary of the Motu language of Papua. Lister-Turner, R. 1941. Sydney : A. H. Pettifer, Govt. printer. oai:gial.edu:25396
  2. ONLINEWords and phrases in some Austronesian languages. Arthur Capell. 1999. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:AC2-OLVOC615
  3. ONLINEManumanu + Boera. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Iru Kakare (speaker). 1976. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-2076
  4. ONLINEMotu - Lexico Stats. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Udu Vai (speaker). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-M002
  5. ONLINEPOLLEX-Online Resources for Motu. Simon J. Greenhill (editor); Ross Clark (editor); Bruce Biggs (editor). 2014. POLLEX-Online (http://pollex.org.nz). oai:pollex.org.nz:meu.43
  6. ONLINEMotu Swadesh List. n.a. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_meu_swadesh-1

Language descriptions

  1. A grammar of the Motu language of Papua. Lister-Turner, R. 1941. Sydney : A. H. Pettifer, Govt. printer. oai:gial.edu:25397
  2. Orthography and phonology database : Highlands and Papuan Regions. Hemmilä, Ritva; Summer Institute of Linguistics. Papua New Guinea Branch. 1999. Data papers on Papua New Guinea languages ; v. 44. oai:gial.edu:28275
  3. ONLINEGlottolog 2.3 Resources for Motu. n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:motu1246
  4. ONLINEMotu Phonology. Dutton, Thomas E. 1995. Mouton de Gruyter. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_meu_phon-1
  5. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Motu. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:mtu

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEGrammar and Vocabulary of Language Spoken by Motu Tribe (New Guinea). Lawes, W. G. 1888. Charles Potter, Government Printer. oai:refdb.wals.info:2508
  2. ONLINERevised Motu Grammar and Vocabulary. Lister-Turner, R.; Clark, J. B. 1930. Government Printer. oai:refdb.wals.info:4220
  3. ONLINEThe evolution of grammar: Tense, aspect and modality in the languages of the world. Bybee, Joan L.; Perkins, Revere; Pagliuca, William. 1994. The University of Chicago Press. oai:refdb.wals.info:4270
  4. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Motu. Anthony Aristar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Helen Aristar-Dry, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2014-10-29. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_meu
  5. ONLINEMotu: a language of Papua New Guinea. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:meu
  6. ONLINEMotu Detailed Description. Dutton, Thomas E. 1995. Mouton de Gruyter. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_meu_detail-1

Other resources in the language

  1. ONLINEHiri Motu 6 73 (66). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-180
  2. ONLINEHiri Motu 7 73 (66). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-181
  3. ONLINEHiri Motu 973 (69). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-183
  4. ONLINEHiri Motu 1073 (70). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-184
  5. ONLINEHiri Motu 11 73 (71). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-185
  6. ONLINEHiri Motu 12 73 (72). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-186
  7. ONLINEHiri Motu 13 73 (73). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-187
  8. ONLINEHiri Motu 14 73 (74). Bert Voorhoeve (compiler); Bert Voorhoeve (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:CLV1-188
  9. ONLINEPidgin Songs. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder). 1973. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-P159
  10. ONLINEKoita. Tom Dutton (compiler); Tom Dutton (recorder); Sandra Warwick-Smith (recorder). 1964. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:TD1-P170

Other known names and dialect names: Eastern Motu, Pure Motu, True Motu, Western Motu

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