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Language: Lamenu (Visina)

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:Epi:Lamenu-Baki:Lamenu-Lewo 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
38 to chew word info      
42 to suck      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
53 person/human being      
57 husband      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
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      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
126 lake      
151 green      
154 short word info      
156 thin 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      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
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 -iali Loan word from Mate/ Filakara/ Nul? 10, 63 L?
71 to stab, pierce -ialia   14  
7 to come -imi   1  
101 to fly -ka   14  
41 to bite -karia   1, 55  
90 to dig -kilia   1  
37 to eat -kinana   1, 32  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -klea   18  
9 to swim -kulu   71  
94 to throw word info -kuwenia   85  
95 to fall word info -leru   7  
35 to vomit -lilua   8  
29 to sniff, smell -loponia   76  
21 to think -loŋea =hear 63  
44 to hear -loŋea   1  
76 to live, be alive -mali   1, 76  
75 to die, be dead -mare   1  
123 to flow -mie   59  
28 to breathe -miβeβe   62  
48 to sleep -mono   19  
49 to lie down word info -mono   15  
40 to drink -munia   1, 49  
22 to fear -mærau   1  
8 to turn word info -plon-ko   112?  
88 to squeeze word info -puia mie   87  
144 to burn word info -skaβia   84  
67 to sew word info -sluia   60  
52 to stand -smalu   25  
46 to see -suia   86  
78 to cut, hack word info -taia   1  
80 to split word info -tapaia   4, 6  
34 to cry -taŋi   1  
51 to sit -tetano   1  
72 to hit word info -waia   86  
74 to kill -waia   66  
137 to blow word info -yuia   62  
66 to tie up, fasten -βiserania   95  
64 to say -βisi   47  
36 to spit -βlaseri   104  
196 to count -βloia   81  
33 to laugh -βtale   84  
89 to hold word info -βuaria   3?  
77 to scratch word info -ᵏparia   73  
186 you amiu pl. 1, 13  
189 who? word info ane   64  
59 mother ano-ma   51  
60 father arumo-ma   1, 30  
170 when? word info boŋ wai   72  
135 lightning eakar-pila   26, 70, 71, 72  
111 fish ika   1  
143 fire kapi   19  
19 shoulder kaune-ma   21  
102 rat kawe   3  
105 tail kesina   61  
153 big keβiu   106  
157 thick word info keβiu big x  
63 name kiakia   1, 38  
43 ear kiliŋa-ma   1, 41  
45 eye kina-mæra-ma   1  
182 I kinu   1, 21, 22  
65 rope kirika   5  
185 we word info kita pl. incl. I  
183 thou ko   1, 17  
25 neck komælki-ma   82  
98 egg koplu kaporo   1, 70  
118 grass koraki   77  
104 fat/grease kulu-mura   72  
12 skin kulusia   1  
27 nose kunu-ma   1, 58  
129 moon kupario   6, 29  
100 wing kupena   2, 62  
108 louse word info kuru   1  
23 blood kuru-ta   45  
120 stone kəla-βæru   1, 40  
103 meat/flesh kəlamʷeio   15, 70, 82  
187 they la nene they 1, 58  
4 leg/foot la-ma   30  
79 stick/wood laki   1, 25, 26  
136 wind laŋi   1, 77  
201 Five word info limæ   1  
96 dog lo-kuli   7 L
106 snake lo-mara   12  
198 Two word info lua   1  
206 Ten word info lualimæ   4  
131 cloud word info lul   93  
114 leaf lumasea   46  
1 hand lumo-ma   1  
160 painful, sick mai   1  
128 sky malo   63  
14 belly mapu-ma   74  
117 fruit mara-laki   36  
6 road/path maraβa   41  
13 back word info masu-ma   35  
132 fog mau   3, 32  
81 sharp ma·li   14, 79, 81  
140 dry word info me-mæ   11  
163 new mekiki   57  
185 we word info memi pl. excl. E  
149 red mene   1  
112 rotten word info menunu   51  
166 correct, true mesmesu straight    
141 wet mesu   49  
150 yellow mi-leleru   76  
145 smoke word info mio   2, 76  
148 white miuwe   98  
147 black mælo   41?  
139 cold word info mænini   1, 99  
39 to cook word info mæno   21  
97 bird mænu   1  
31 tooth mæræ-lua-ma   1, 35, 43  
18 breast mæræ-yu-ma   47  
121 sand n-on   1  
162 old word info namnami      
109 mosquito namu   1  
56 child naru-ma   5  
184 he/she naŋa   1, 6  
203 Seven word info o-lua   2  
204 Eight word info o-relu   7  
205 Nine word info o-βœri   20  
202 Six word info ora   24  
3 right pa-mærua   5, 37  
2 left pa-mʷe   1, 59  
168 day pane   16?  
24 head par-u   9  
181 where? word info pe   3, 59  
115 root pealaki   45, 46  
10 dirty pekoraki   37, 5  
155 long word info piaβi   16, 85  
165 bad, evil piowa   101  
138 warm word info pisisinu   89  
164 good po   108  
134 thunder polul   83  
119 earth/soil poro-tano   1, 67  
146 ash pulu-yæwi   78  
11 dust pulu-yæβi   25  
15 bone pur-yu   71  
17 liver puri-are   1, 34  
32 tongue puru-mene-ma   7, 43  
16 intestines pʷes ne-ma   74  
124 sea si   1  
125 salt si      
55 woman/female sira   79  
197 One word info taŋa   14, 78  
152 small taɣaki   104  
158 narrow taɣaki small 82  
199 Three word info telu   1  
130 star weruwe   70  
122 water word info wi   2  
58 wife wo-ma   1, 57  
142 heavy wurmi   78  
188 what? word info yara   1, 71  
167 night yemalo   65?  
127 woods/forest yiomaruwa   79  
54 man/male yirumʷene   1, 14  
61 house yuma   1  
83 to work word info yumaena   1, 89  
133 rain yuwa   1  
169 year yuwi   29, 65  
30 mouth ŋo-ma   80  
26 hair word info βilu-ma   31  
99 feather βilu-sia   1  
116 flower βinasia   56  
200 Four word info βæri   1, 65  

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