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ISO 639-3: tvl

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

Other known names and dialect names: Ellice, Ellicean, Funafuti, Nanumanga, Nanumea, Niutao, North Tuvaluan, Nukufetau, Nukulaelae, South Tuvaluan, Tuvaluan, Vaitupu

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINEKenese (The Bible in Tuvuluan). The Long Now Foundation. 1984. B.S.S.P. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tvl_gen-1

Lexical resources

  1. ONLINECrúbadán language data for Tuvaluan. Kevin Scannell. 2018. The Crúbadán Project. oai:crubadan.org:tvl
  2. A Nanumea lexicon. Ranby, Peter. 1980. Pacific linguistics. Series C ; no. 65. oai:gial.edu:25342

Language descriptions

  1. ONLINEGlottolog 5.0 Resources for Tuvalu. n.a. 2024. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:tuva1244
  2. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Nanumea. n.a. 2022. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:nnm
  3. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Tuvaluan. n.a. 2022. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:tvl

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINETuvaluan, a Polynesian Language of the Central Pacific. Besnier, Niko. 2000. Routledge. oai:refdb.wals.info:3077
  2. ONLINEA Nanumea Lexicon. Ranby, Peter. 1980. The Australian National University. oai:refdb.wals.info:5513
  3. Ttou tauloto te ggana Tuuvalu = A course in the Tuvaluan language. Besnier, Niko. 1981. Funafuti [Tuvalu : s.n.]. oai:gial.edu:25341
  4. ONLINETuvaluan: a language of Tuvalu. n.a. 2018. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:tvl
  5. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Tuvalu. Damir Cavar, eLinguistics Foundation Board Member (editor); Malgorzata E. Cavar, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2022-05-31. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_tvl
  6. Review of: Literacy, emotion, and authority: reading and writing on a Polynesian atoll, by Nilo Besnier. Kim, Seung. 1998. SIL International. oai:sil.org:5282

Other resources in the language

  1. Aspiration in two Polynesian languages. Milner, G.B. 1958. [London] : BSOAS [Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies]. oai:gial.edu:21952
  2. ONLINETenei te tusi akoga asotapu mo tamaliki lasaga muamua. n.a. 1900. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497004
  3. ONLINEKo te talitonuga faka-kelisiano ne fakatoka. Ranford, B. E. 1970. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497006
  4. ONLINEFaiga o lauga tala lei mo aso nei. n.a. 1900. sl : Ekalesia Tuvalu. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497063
  5. ONLINESukesukega tusi tapu. Trudinger, Joyce; Nabulivou, Inoke; Wellock, P. N. 1969. sl : Ekalesia Tuvalu. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497064
  6. ONLINETusi failotu : a book of worship, 1980. Tuvalu Church. 1980. sl : Ekalesia Tuvalu. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497066
  7. ONLINEFeagaiga o te manumalo = victory promises (Tuvaluan). n.a. 1981. Suva, Fiji : Baha'i Publishing Trust. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497067
  8. ONLINETalitonuga o lotu kesekese. Wellock, P. N; Aseta, G. 1970. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497071
  9. ONLINETusi mo lotu i kaiga. International Bible Reading Association. 1980. sl. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497094
  10. ONLINETusi fakaipoipoga. n.a. 19--?. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497356
  11. ONLINEVai sameni : faite kite uaea mote palasita. Erickson, Scott. 1900. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497713
  12. ONLINEChoosing an orthography for the Tuvalu bilingual dictionary. Besnier, Niko. 1981. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:497714
  13. ONLINECycles in Tuvaluan. Crawford, Gary. 1977. Funafuti : [Publisher not identified. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:498085
  14. ONLINETusi pese ekalesia Tuvalu. n.a. 1900. Tuvalu : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:499354
  15. ONLINELand tenure, kinship and community structure : strategies for living in the Ellice Islands of Western Polynesia. Brady, Ivan A. 1970. Pacific Collection at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Hamilton Library. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:532642
  16. ONLINETui mo Luisa : tusi-2. Lua, Lasaga; Livingston, Loma. 1970. Suva, Fiji : Ritova Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:546036
  17. ONLINETe aso fiafia : te tala o te Kamupane Vaitupu, 1877-1887. Isala, Tito, 1948-. 1987. Funafuti, Tuvalu : Tuvalu Extension Services Center, University of the South Pacific ; Suva Fiji : Institute of Pacific Studies, University of the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:547098
  18. ONLINEFakaaoga mo akoga aso tapu : fesili mai te tusi tapu, 1-5. n.a. 1984. Suva, Fiji : Bible Society in the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:547553
  19. ONLINETala lelei mo koe : Tusi 1-4. British and Foreign Bible Society. South Pacific. 1977. Fiji : Bible Society in the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:548774
  20. ONLINETitauraa ia maitairoa. n.a. 1978. New Zealand : Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:552647
  21. ONLINENe galo ka ko maua. n.a. 1972. New Zealand : Bible Society of New Zealand. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:553095
  22. ONLINETeaso faau te aliki. n.a. 1974. Suva : Bible Society in the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:553143
  23. ONLINEKo akoako atu iesu i muna mo faiga. n.a. 1972. sl : Bible Society in the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:553544
  24. ONLINEPacific Island book for public worship. Ropeti-Iupeli, Marie. 1996. [Wellington, N.Z. : Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:624074
  25. ONLINEComparative lists of words in Fijian and other languages. Hackman, B. D. [1970-1980?]. Pacific Collection at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Hamilton Library. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:650372
  26. ONLINEA vocabulary of English, Gilbertese, Ellice common usage. Panapa, Panapa. 1968. Antebuka, Tarawa : G.I.P.C. Printery. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:864651
  27. ONLINEThe cultural relationships of the Polynesian outliers. Bayard, Donn T. 1976. Otago University studies in prehistoric anthropology ; v. 9. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:870735
  28. ONLINEReport of the Select Committee appointed by the House of Assembly to review the operation of the present Constitution and to make recommendations as to what changes, if any, should be made for its more efficient or acceptable operation. Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony. House of Assembly. 1974. Tarawa : Government Printing Office. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:889306
  29. ONLINETe vae fua o mafai o fakagokai. South Pacific Commission. 1958. [Noumea?] : e lomi ne te South Pacific Commission ka faitau iei tino Elise. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:890471
  30. ONLINETuvalu word list. Kaisami, Melitiana. 1978. [Funafuti, Tuvalu : U.S. Peace Corps. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:997105
  31. ONLINENiutao kinship and social organization. Noricks, Jay S. 1981. Pacific Collection at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa Hamilton Library. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1005373
  32. ONLINEPapers from the fourth International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics. International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics 1984 : Suva, Fiji); Geraghty, Paul A; Carrington, Lois; Wurm, S. A. (Stephen Adolphe), 1922-2001. 1986. Pacific linguistics. Series C ; no. 93-94. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1528999
  33. ONLINETe tala o Niuoku : the German plantation on Nukulaelae Atoll, 1865-1890. Munro, Doug. 1990. Suva, Fiji : Institute of Pacific Studies of the University of the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1578279
  34. ONLINEKo te kiore toka e te eke : e tara no Tuvalu tata ia e Temukisa Ielemia uri ia e Anau Aue tutu na Murray Grimsdale. Ielemia, Temukisa; Grimsdale, Murray. 1990. Tupu. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1634232
  35. ONLINETe tala o Niuoku : the German plantation on Nukulaelae Atoll, 1865-1890. Iosefa, Suamalie N. T. 1991. Suva : Institute of Pacific Studies of the University of the South Pacific. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1660060
  36. ONLINENukulaelae socio-economic profile. Tuvalu. Ministry of Natural Resources and Home Affairs. Integrated Island Development Office; UNDP/OPE Integrated Atoll Development Project; Participatory Development Planning and Profiling Workshop (1991 : Nukulaelae). 1991. [Suva, Fiji : UNDP/OPS Integrated Atoll Development Project]. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1693067
  37. ONLINELiteracy, emotion, and authority : reading and writing on a Polynesian atoll. Besnier, Niko. 1995. Studies in the social and cultural foundations of language ; no. 16. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1729246
  38. ONLINEThe cultural relationships of the Polynesian outliers. Bayard, Donn T. 1966. Theses for the degree of Master of Arts (University of Hawaii (Honolulu)). Anthropology ; no. 647. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:1919313
  39. ONLINEHula, haka, hoko! : An introduction to Polynesian dancing. Linkels, Ad. 1999. Tilburg, The Netherlands : Mundo Étnico Foundation. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:2073662
  40. ONLINEValo. n.a. 1965-. [Bairiki, Tarawa Atoll, Kiribati : Kiribati Broadcasting and Publications Authority?]. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:2454083
  41. ONLINETopics in Oceanic morphosyntax. Moyse-Faurie, Claire; Sabel, Joachim, 1962-. 2011. Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs ; 239. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:3349729
  42. ONLINETusi fakaipoipoga. n.a. 1900. sl : sn. oai:pacific.library.manoa.hawaii.edu:4155310

Other known names and dialect names: Ellice, Ellicean, Funafuti, Nanumanga, Nanumea, Niutao, North Tuvaluan, Nukufetau, Nukulaelae, South Tuvaluan, Tuvaluan, Vaitupu

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