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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      
5 to walk -iar   10, 63  
52 to stand -il   97  
64 to say -kele   105  
123 to flow -leβ   58  
9 to swim -lilœs   8  
49 to lie down word info -liᵐboŋ   63  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -loᵐboi      
33 to laugh -man   51  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -maur   1, 76  
101 to fly -melax   27  
22 to fear -metax   1  
29 to sniff, smell -monosi   65  
40 to drink -müni   1, 49  
21 to think -nau   16  
28 to breathe -nesaruβ   41  
8 to turn word info -pair-xini   44  
74 to kill -par-beni   69, 1  
48 to sleep -pat   86  
144 to burn word info -paŋ   39, 91  
196 to count -peruŋ   1  
36 to spit -pulai   35, 86, 96  
46 to see -risi   14, 94  
35 to vomit -ru   8  
88 to squeeze word info -saβel      
44 to hear -seseloŋ   1  
67 to sew word info -soⁿde   62  
42 to suck -sumi   51  
78 to cut, hack word info -tai   1  
80 to split word info -tapoli   1  
34 to cry -taŋ   1  
95 to fall word info -tex   95  
89 to hold word info -teᵑkau   93  
94 to throw word info -tuβ   88  
37 to eat -xani   1  
77 to scratch word info -xaruβi   1, 87  
41 to bite -xati   1, 55  
90 to dig -xeri   1  
72 to hit word info -βosi   86  
137 to blow word info -βuβ   4  
66 to tie up, fasten -ᵐbaŋisi   83  
51 to sit -ᵐbutax   80  
7 to come -ᵑgomai   1  
61 house a-im   1  
59 mother ana-ᵑk   50  
189 who? word info ase   1  
57 husband asoa-n   2  
58 wife asoa-n   1  
60 father atema-ᵑk   1  
181 where? word info aᵐbe   3, 59  
149 red bisiᵐbis   93  
201 Five word info e-rim   1  
198 Two word info e-ru   1  
155 long word info e-ᵐbelaβ   16, 96  
10 dirty e-ᵐbiŋbiŋal   69  
81 sharp i-kan   14  
156 thin word info i-maniβeniβ   1  
39 to cook word info i-manuᵑku   21, 80  
140 dry word info i-masemas   11  
158 narrow i-maᵑkukun   60  
147 black i-meremer   1  
157 thick word info i-metoretor   3  
112 rotten word info i-mom   51  
141 wet i-mœsimœ   49  
166 correct, true i-nœr straight 1  
165 bad, evil i-sa   1  
199 Three word info i-tœr   1  
200 Four word info i-βat   1, 65  
164 good i-βoi   108  
184 he/she kai   1, 29  
183 thou kaiuᵑku   1, 17, 26  
190 other kaleβistile      
187 they kalito they 1, 19  
186 you kamito pl. 1, 32  
152 small kekerex      
151 green keskesan   8  
185 we word info kinamito pl. excl. E  
182 I kinau   1, 21, 22  
185 we word info kiⁿdaru dl. incl.    
185 we word info kiⁿdato pl. incl. I  
127 woods/forest lili-hai   2, 87  
128 sky ma-mesaβ   63  
162 old word info matu   1  
203 Seven word info me-leβ-ru   13  
204 Eight word info me-leβ-tœr   5, 7  
192 and mei   2, 46  
205 Nine word info mela-pat   20  
142 heavy melas   33  
202 Six word info meleβtes   20  
160 painful, sick mesax   1  
111 fish na-iex   1  
96 dog na-lipax   29  
114 leaf na-lute   38  
106 snake na-mat   12  
32 tongue na-mea-ᵑk   7  
130 star na-meso   13  
45 eye na-meta-ᵑk   1  
116 flower na-pesi-xai   53  
6 road/path na-pisal   1  
4 leg/foot na-rie-ᵑk   37  
31 tooth na-riβo-ᵑk   1, 35  
169 year na-sihau   29  
18 breast na-susu-ᵑk   1  
56 child na-tetal   5  
133 rain na-us   1  
79 stick/wood na-xai   1  
25 neck na-xeloa-ᵑk   102  
63 name na-xesa-ᵑk   1, 35  
129 moon na-xeᵐbati   6  
27 nose na-xunusu-ᵑk   1, 58, 89  
12 skin na-xurxeᵐbe-ᵑk   1, 71  
108 louse word info na-xut   1  
99 feather na-βeru-n   1  
26 hair word info na-βeru-ᵑk   31  
103 meat/flesh na-βisox   10  
117 fruit na-βit-nexai      
15 bone na-ᵐbelasu-ᵑk   52, 59  
134 thunder na-ᵐbelurur   2, 84  
14 belly na-ᵐbexaβe-ᵑk   66?  
30 mouth na-ᵐbeŋo-ᵑk   41  
121 sand na-ᵐbion   1, 79  
105 tail na-ᵑkele-n   39?  
167 night nalimariᵑku   65  
118 grass naliœl   1  
54 man/male nauluman   1, 14  
83 to work word info nauman      
135 lightning ne-kaᵐbil   26, 70, 71  
24 head ne-kaⁿdu-ᵑk   9  
104 fat/grease ne-lal      
97 bird ne-man   1  
131 cloud word info ne-mariᵑku   34  
146 ash ne-masiaβ   1, 76  
17 liver ne-maᵐb   7  
13 back word info ne-maⁿdu-ᵑk   35  
109 mosquito ne-nam   1  
55 woman/female ne-peɣaβut   10  
115 root ne-xarxete   2, 41  
102 rat ne-xasu   3  
65 rope ne-xau   25  
143 fire ne-xaᵐb   19  
100 wing ne-xaᵐbela-n   1, 12  
120 stone ne-βat   1  
145 smoke word info ne-ᵐbasu-xaᵐb   2, 75  
19 shoulder ne-ᵐbatxuβeso-ᵑk   65, 71  
168 day ne-ᵐboŋ   16  
23 blood ne-ⁿda   1  
43 ear ne-ⁿdariŋa-ᵑk   1, 40  
53 person/human being neβanuan   86  
98 egg neⁿdaβurxu   1, 66  
2 left ni-mair   1, 59  
3 right ni-matu   5, 37  
124 sea ni-tas   1  
16 intestines nine-ᵑk   1  
122 water word info nu-ai   2  
136 wind nə-laŋ   1, 77  
188 what? word info nə-sa   1, 33  
119 earth/soil nə-tan   1  
148 white pexapex   11  
197 One word info sua   5  
139 cold word info süsüs   98  
206 Ten word info səŋaβur   5  
153 big ti-ᵐbao   50  
138 warm word info tunetun   12  
150 yellow yaŋiyaŋ   9  
170 when? word info ŋais   1, 24  
1 hand βela-ᵑk   16  
163 new βeβeu   1  

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