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Language: Maskelynes

Source/Author:  Tryon (1976) 
Notes:  Tryon, DT. 1976. New Hebrides Languages: An internal classification. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Kirsty Maurits  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:Malekula Coastal 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand βela-ᵑk   16  
2 left ni-mair   1, 59  
3 right ni-matu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-rie-ᵑk   37  
5 to walk -iar   10, 63  
6 road/path na-pisal   1  
7 to come -ᵑgomai   1  
8 to turn word info -pair-xini   44  
9 to swim -lilœs   8  
10 dirty e-ᵐbiŋbiŋal   69  
11 dust      
12 skin na-xurxeᵐbe-ᵑk   1, 71  
13 back word info ne-maⁿdu-ᵑk   35  
14 belly na-ᵐbexaβe-ᵑk   66?  
15 bone na-ᵐbelasu-ᵑk   52, 59  
16 intestines nine-ᵑk   1  
17 liver ne-maᵐb   7  
18 breast na-susu-ᵑk   1  
19 shoulder ne-ᵐbatxuβeso-ᵑk   65, 71  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -loᵐboi      
21 to think -nau   16  
22 to fear -metax   1  
23 blood ne-ⁿda   1  
24 head ne-kaⁿdu-ᵑk   9  
25 neck na-xeloa-ᵑk   102  
26 hair word info na-βeru-ᵑk   31  
27 nose na-xunusu-ᵑk   1, 58, 89  
28 to breathe -nesaruβ   41  
29 to sniff, smell -monosi   65  
30 mouth na-ᵐbeŋo-ᵑk   41  
31 tooth na-riβo-ᵑk   1, 35  
32 tongue na-mea-ᵑk   7  
33 to laugh -man   51  
34 to cry -taŋ   1  
35 to vomit -ru   8  
36 to spit -pulai   35, 86, 96  
37 to eat -xani   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info i-manuᵑku   21, 80  
40 to drink -müni   1, 49  
41 to bite -xati   1, 55  
42 to suck -sumi   51  
43 ear ne-ⁿdariŋa-ᵑk   1, 40  
44 to hear -seseloŋ   1  
45 eye na-meta-ᵑk   1  
46 to see -risi   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -pat   86  
49 to lie down word info -liᵐboŋ   63  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -ᵐbutax   80  
52 to stand -il   b  
53 person/human being neβanuan   86  
54 man/male nauluman      
55 woman/female ne-peɣaβut   10  
56 child na-tetal   5  
57 husband asoa-n   2  
58 wife asoa-n   1  
59 mother ana-ᵑk   50  
60 father atema-ᵑk   1  
61 house a-im   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-xesa-ᵑk   1, 35  
64 to say -kele   105  
65 rope ne-xau   25  
66 to tie up, fasten -ᵐbaŋisi   83  
67 to sew word info -soⁿde   62  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info -βosi   86  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -par-beni   69, 1  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -maur   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -xaruβi   1, 87  
78 to cut, hack word info -tai   1  
79 stick/wood na-xai   1  
80 to split word info -tapoli   1  
81 sharp i-kan   14, 79  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info nauman      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -saβel      
89 to hold word info -teᵑkau   93  
90 to dig -xeri   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -tuβ   88  
95 to fall word info -tex   95  
96 dog na-lipax   29  
97 bird ne-man   1  
98 egg neⁿdaβurxu   65  
99 feather na-βeru-n   1  
100 wing ne-xaᵐbela-n   1, 12  
101 to fly -melax   27  
102 rat ne-xasu   3  
103 meat/flesh na-βisox   10  
104 fat/grease ne-lal      
105 tail na-ᵑkele-n   39?  
106 snake na-mat   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info na-xut   1  
109 mosquito ne-nam   1  
110 spider      
111 fish na-iex   1  
112 rotten word info i-mom   51  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf na-lute   38  
115 root ne-xarxete   2, 41  
116 flower na-pesi-xai   53  
117 fruit na-βit-nexai      
118 grass naliœl   1  
119 earth/soil nə-tan   1  
120 stone ne-βat   1  
121 sand na-ᵐbion   1, 79  
122 water word info nu-ai   2  
123 to flow -leβ   58  
124 sea ni-tas   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest lili-hai   2, 87  
128 sky ma-mesaβ   63  
129 moon na-xeᵐbati   6  
130 star na-meso   13  
131 cloud word info ne-mariᵑku   34  
132 fog      
133 rain na-us   1  
134 thunder na-ᵐbelurur   2, 84  
135 lightning ne-kaᵐbil   26, 70, 71  
136 wind nə-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -βuβ   4  
138 warm word info tunetun   12  
139 cold word info süsüs   98  
140 dry word info i-masemas   11  
141 wet i-mœsimœ   49  
142 heavy melas   33  
143 fire ne-xaᵐb   19  
144 to burn word info -paŋ   39, 91  
145 smoke word info ne-ᵐbasu-xaᵐb   2, 75  
146 ash ne-masiaβ   1, 76  
147 black i-meremer   1  
148 white pexapex   11  
149 red bisiᵐbis   93  
150 yellow yaŋiyaŋ   9  
151 green keskesan   8  
152 small kekerex      
153 big ti-ᵐbao   50  
154 short word info      
155 long word info e-ᵐbelaβ   16, 96  
156 thin word info i-maniβeniβ   1  
157 thick word info i-metoretor   3  
158 narrow i-maᵑkukun   60  
159 wide      
160 painful, sick mesax   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info matu   1  
163 new βeβeu   1, 46  
164 good i-βoi   108  
165 bad, evil i-sa   1  
166 correct, true i-nœr straight 1  
167 night nalimariᵑku   65  
168 day ne-ᵐboŋ   16  
169 year na-sihau   29  
170 when? word info ŋais   1, 24  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info aᵐbe   3, 59  
182 I kinau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou kaiuᵑku   1, 17, 26  
184 he/she kai   1  
185 we word info kiⁿdato pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kinamito pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kiⁿdaru dl. incl.    
186 you kamito pl. 1, 32  
187 they kalito they 1, 19  
188 what? word info nə-sa   1, 33, 52  
189 who? word info ase   1  
190 other kaleβistile      
191 all      
192 and mei   2, 46  
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count -peruŋ   1  
197 One word info sua   5  
198 Two word info e-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-tœr   1  
200 Four word info i-βat   1, 65  
201 Five word info e-rim   1  
202 Six word info meleβtes   20  
203 Seven word info me-leβ-ru   13  
204 Eight word info me-leβ-tœr   5, 7  
205 Nine word info mela-pat   20  
206 Ten word info səŋaβur   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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