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Language: Mpotovoro

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:
16 intestines      
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
62 thatch/roof      
67 to sew word info      
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      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
126 lake      
128 sky      
132 fog      
154 short word info      
158 narrow      
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      
28 to breathe -m̈ahⁿde      
49 to lie down word info -ɣasaɣas      
58 wife nere nat-me      
66 to tie up, fasten -ɣitin      
69 to hunt word info -lam̈u      
71 to stab, pierce -ləxoro      
77 to scratch word info -ɣatat      
80 to split word info -tererer      
88 to squeeze word info -hoᵐbon      
104 fat/grease ti-lat      
116 flower waxkaul      
133 rain na-uɣo      
138 warm word info tuɣoβokoβ      
157 thick word info tu-βanox      
180 far ilise      
185 we word info nikre rue dl. incl.    
185 we word info kam̈am̈ rue dl. excl.    
191 all silix      
192 and litia      
193 if ɣoβa      
6 road/path na-hal   1  
7 to come -ma   1  
18 breast nə-huhu-mo   1  
23 blood ne-rela-m   1  
44 to hear -roŋo   1  
45 eye na-mata-m   1  
48 to sleep -natur   1  
60 father tam̈a-m   1  
61 house ne-ime   1  
75 to die, be dead -ña   1  
78 to cut, hack word info -te   1  
79 stick/wood n-ai   1  
90 to dig -ɣil   1  
97 bird na-m̈anuho   1  
99 feather iβil   1  
108 louse word info na-hut   1  
109 mosquito namuho   1  
114 leaf no-ra   1  
119 earth/soil na-tan   1  
120 stone na-v̈at   1  
121 sand na-un   1  
124 sea na-tah   1  
129 moon na-βile   1  
148 white tu-puho   1  
156 thin word info m̈im̈iβəm̈iβ   1  
165 bad, evil ti-hat   1  
174 in, inside nalalom   1  
189 who? word info hihi   1  
198 Two word info rue   1  
199 Three word info til   1  
201 Five word info lim̈e   1  
202 Six word info hon   1  
203 Seven word info huon-tit   1  
183 thou unox   1, 18  
117 fruit nu-βua nai   1, 26  
184 he/she ɣei   1, 29  
188 what? word info naha   1, 33  
63 name nehka-n   1, 35  
163 new ti-ᵐpar   1, 47  
146 ash pt map   1, 52  
149 red ti-nial   1, 55  
98 egg no-rul-nato   1, 66  
76 to live, be alive -nerβe   1, 76  
136 wind na-laŋ   1, 77  
12 skin ni-βilβil-me   1, 81  
55 woman/female ne-ðaðen   1, 106  
186 you kam pl. 1, 13  
182 I ɣina   1, 21, 22  
40 to drink -num   1, 34  
31 tooth nu-luwo-m   1, 35  
41 to bite -kax   1, 55?  
27 nose kunuhu-mo   1, 58  
2 left na-mait   1, 59  
200 Four word info v̈at   1, 65  
167 night tuᵐbuŋ   1, 67  
187 they har they 1, 70  
195 no, not tihiɣa   10  
153 big ti-lanp̈   10, 83  
164 good naki   107  
51 to sit -at   109  
140 dry word info ti-m̈am̈a   11  
152 small i-βelβele   115  
9 to swim -hupo   12  
106 snake na-mat   12  
21 to think -rorom̈   13  
46 to see -lex   14, 94  
11 dust talol   15  
103 meat/flesh nu-ᵐpuka See pig 15, 79  
43 ear npororo-m   16  
168 day na-ᵐpoŋ   16  
1 hand na-βaraŋo-m   16, 57  
155 long word info ti-np̈arap   16, 85  
57 husband tene nat-me   17  
102 rat n-ariβ   18  
115 root na-laᵐpa   18  
22 to fear -luɣo   19  
39 to cook word info ti-m̈ahkə   19  
143 fire n-anp̈   19  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -ɣuloŋ-βoho   19, 90  
100 wing na-p̈ent   2  
122 water word info n-oa   2  
134 thunder na-kur   2  
145 smoke word info n-ih nanp̈   2  
52 to stand -turo   2, 69  
127 woods/forest no-βora   2, 88  
125 salt na-tax   20?  
81 sharp tu-mon   24  
42 to suck -huh   25  
135 lightning i-βilax   26  
162 old word info tartara   27  
169 year nə-huɣav̈   29, 65  
204 Eight word info ho-al   3  
181 where? word info anp̈el   3, 59  
64 to say -βar   30  
94 to throw word info -βrin   30  
142 heavy tə-rop   31  
26 hair word info ni-βil pat-me   31, 60  
160 painful, sick no-rosean   32  
4 leg/foot na-ᵐbalako-m   33  
83 to work word info βihahax   33  
89 to hold word info -βurux   34  
8 to turn word info -ror   34, 106  
37 to eat -or   35  
53 person/human being nemerite   35  
141 wet ti-m̈im̈   36  
36 to spit -lutuβ   37, 102  
19 shoulder ᵐpilə-me   38  
178 that netiŋɣei   39  
25 neck n-ᵐbtʳalo-m   42  
29 to sniff, smell -ᵐpunaki   42  
144 to burn word info -ɣaᵐpue   46  
34 to cry -ŋar   5  
56 child natə-me   5  
197 One word info hual   5  
205 Nine word info xe-xβe   5  
206 Ten word info haŋav̈il   5  
3 right na-matue   5, 37  
95 to fall word info -sop̈   51  
118 grass nə-m̈a   51  
139 cold word info namalah   51  
15 bone ni-si-me   52  
112 rotten word info tu-ᵐpo   52  
177 this netiŋa   52  
59 mother nira-n   52?  
111 fish na-m̈atˢ   53  
190 other netiŋao   53  
30 mouth nə-tˢuŋo-m   55  
170 when? word info penheliŋe   59  
194 how? word info uahara   59  
105 tail na-βalaune   60  
123 to flow -kol   62  
137 to blow word info -huβ   62  
65 rope na-marte   63  
150 yellow melex   68  
14 belly nihine-n   6?  
32 tongue &ə&ə-m   7, 41  
17 liver nə-paᵐpam   7, 54, 55  
96 dog ni-βiri   7, 75, 80  
130 star no-βoβor   70  
74 to kill -ruᵐp   71, 1  
196 to count -hərtin   72  
54 man/male ne-nəlm̈ar   73  
10 dirty ne-n̈penloŋ black 74?  
101 to fly -tahix   77  
166 correct, true maβox   78?  
35 to vomit -lulue   8  
151 green ti-xasan   8  
147 black tuloŋ   80  
5 to walk -ah   87  
72 to hit word info -ruᵐp   87  
179 near huruβ   89  
24 head na-ᵐpat-me   9  
13 back word info n-smpuna-m   91  
33 to laugh -v̈au   92  
131 cloud word info n-takənaran   94  
185 we word info kam̈am̈ pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info nikre pl. incl. I  
186 you kam rue dl. x  
187 they har rue they (dual) x  

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