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Language: Paama (Lironesa)

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:East Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
70 to shoot word info      
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      
104 fat/grease      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
154 short word info      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
175 above      
176 below      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
1 hand hi-k   16, 72  
2 left moil   1, 59  
3 right matu   5, 37  
5 to walk -kaka   70  
6 road/path sise   50  
7 to come -amai   1  
8 to turn word info -hiles   24  
9 to swim -uwi   73  
10 dirty tahul   103  
11 dust βulimeas   20  
12 skin hiliβe-k   1, 80, 71  
13 back word info eisilu-ku   130  
14 belly faŋo-k   61  
15 bone si-k   52  
16 intestines tino-k   1  
17 liver maleles ona-k      
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder fatisi-k   65, 40  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -kilea   18  
21 to think -reⁿdem   13  
22 to fear -metau   1  
23 blood ra-k   1  
24 head fatu-ku   9  
25 neck hiri-k   43  
26 hair word info hilu-ku   31  
27 nose fuli-ŋaso-ku   27, 52  
28 to breathe -seh   35  
29 to sniff, smell -musi   65  
30 mouth oŋo-k   80  
31 tooth loho-k   1, 35  
32 tongue mi-k   7  
33 to laugh -βiteai   84  
34 to cry -amis   67  
35 to vomit -lu   8  
36 to spit -tiβ   15  
37 to eat -ani   1  
39 to cook word info mas   19  
40 to drink -muni   1, 49  
41 to bite -ati   1, 55  
42 to suck -simi   51  
43 ear raliŋo-ku   1, 40  
44 to hear -loŋi   1  
45 eye meta-k   1  
46 to see -lesi   14, 94  
48 to sleep -matil   1  
49 to lie down word info -koluβos      
51 to sit -tuntan   1  
52 to stand -mea   58  
53 person/human being mʷeatin   7, 8  
54 man/male meahos   96  
54 man/male ami   91  
55 woman/female ahin   1, 106  
56 child natu-k   5  
57 husband asu-k   2  
58 wife asu-k   1  
61 house eim   1  
63 name iso-ku   66  
64 to say -hiteni   16  
65 rope βiao   69  
66 to tie up, fasten -parkati   94  
67 to sew word info -titil   13  
69 to hunt word info -halau   74  
71 to stab, pierce -musaβoe      
72 to hit word info -wasi   86  
74 to kill -wasi βomat   12, 2  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -moul   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -kali   12  
78 to cut, hack word info -tei   1  
79 stick/wood maβuliai   28  
80 to split word info -bas      
81 sharp kan   14  
83 to work word info umin   1  
88 to squeeze word info -huhus      
89 to hold word info -βoneite      
90 to dig -ili   1  
94 to throw word info -soni   87?  
95 to fall word info -mot   57  
96 dog huli   7 L
97 bird aman   1  
98 egg oroliatu   1, 66  
99 feather hili-n   1  
100 wing eβoue-n   7  
101 to fly -ka   14  
102 rat asu   3, 77  
103 meat/flesh husi   10  
105 tail aβuki-n      
106 snake tetal   13  
108 louse word info out   1  
109 mosquito anam   1  
111 fish mesau   52  
111 fish ai   1, 68  
112 rotten word info eβu      
114 leaf ouai   17  
115 root lite   18, 44  
116 flower mosan      
117 fruit heiai   37  
118 grass oumunai   31  
119 earth/soil out ne-tan   1  
120 stone ahat   1  
121 sand βoien   1, 79  
122 water word info oai   2  
123 to flow -(mu)we   65  
124 sea a-tas   1  
125 salt atas   20  
126 lake meterumrum      
127 woods/forest eiβorohus   88, 109  
128 sky teilaŋ   1, 61  
129 moon aβati   6  
130 star hitu   1  
131 cloud word info mahmah   39  
133 rain ous   1  
134 thunder βou lul   83  
135 lightning ahil   26  
136 wind eaŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -uhi   4  
138 warm word info βistat mutin      
139 cold word info ani      
140 dry word info me-mes   11  
141 wet memer   35  
142 heavy meas   33  
143 fire ahaŋ   21  
144 to burn word info -niti   86  
145 smoke word info eas   2  
146 ash meneihaŋ      
147 black malikelik   41  
148 white muoh      
149 red βihili   18  
150 yellow okohis      
151 green ouai      
152 small haβiβi   108  
153 big marite   113  
155 long word info taβeah   60  
156 thin word info muko      
157 thick word info matetel   3  
158 narrow ein      
160 painful, sick mesai   1  
162 old word info hetimatu   1  
163 new hetihao   55  
164 good tahos   124  
165 bad, evil tisa   1, 99  
167 night βoŋien   1  
168 day aβoŋ   16  
169 year ouh      
170 when? word info neŋeis   1, 43  
174 in, inside en   49?  
177 this koa      
178 that koa keiek      
179 near βesesal      
180 far soutin   72  
181 where? word info kaβe   3?  
182 I inau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou keik   1, 26  
184 he/she kei   1, 29  
188 what? word info asa   1, 33  
189 who? word info isei   1  
190 other keil      
191 all keil      
192 and ka   1  
193 if naman      
194 how? word info mukaβe   58, 82, 83  
195 no, not toβuol   103  
196 to count -hulhuli   81  
197 One word info tai   14  
198 Two word info e-lu   1  
199 Three word info etelu̥   1  
200 Four word info e-hat   1, 65  
201 Five word info e-lim   1  
202 Six word info ahitai      
203 Seven word info ou-lu   2  
204 Eight word info ou-tel   7  
205 Nine word info ou-hat   20  
206 Ten word info halualim   4  
59 mother nana Address term 1, 83  
60 father tata Address term 19  
132 fog mahmah cloud 3, 32  
186 you kamil dl. x  
185 we word info komal dl. excl.    
185 we word info yalu dl. incl.    
4 leg/foot hi-k tanetan etym. "arm below", see hand 52  
186 you kami pl. 1, 13  
185 we word info komai pl. excl. E  
185 we word info ir pl. incl. I  
166 correct, true mal keinek straight    
187 they keil they 1, 69  
187 they keilu they (dual) x  

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