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

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