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

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