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Language: Vunapu

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:West Santo 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lona-lima-ʔu   1  
2 left marau-ˀu   2  
3 right matua-ˀu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot palo-ˀu   55  
4 leg/foot sari-   73  
5 to walk      
6 road/path rio   39  
7 to come sumai   1  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim olo   8  
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin pino-ˀu   28  
13 back word info lete-ˀu   133  
14 belly tia-ˀu   1  
15 bone sui-ˀu   52  
16 intestines      
17 liver ate-ˀu   1  
18 breast suˀu   1  
19 shoulder paʕasau-ʔu   22  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood maˁaβi-ˀu   52  
24 head patu-ʔu   9  
25 neck ʔalo-ʔu   42  
26 hair word info βulu-ʔu   31  
27 nose no-ʔu   34  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth βi-ʔu      
31 tooth pati-ʔu   6  
32 tongue meme-ʔu   7, 41  
33 to laugh mana   51  
34 to cry tani   1  
35 to vomit lua   8  
36 to spit purasia   35, 86, 96  
37 to eat ˁani   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info reoreo      
40 to drink      
41 to bite ˁatia   1, 55  
42 to suck      
43 ear la-ʔu      
44 to hear ronoa   1, 59  
45 eye mata-ʔu   1  
46 to see βaroa   98  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep tˢinaro   89  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
51 to sit soˁu   114  
52 to stand tu·ptoˁo   2  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male taˀua   87  
55 woman/female haˀae   83  
56 child natu-ˀu   5  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother tino-ˀu   1  
60 father tama-ˀu   1  
61 house βanua   7  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name ˁise-ˀu   66  
64 to say      
65 rope asi   58  
66 to tie up, fasten malitˢaˁia   80  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info toβia   103  
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info ˀuˀumia      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info tˢoβi   13  
96 dog pesi   72  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg otoli-na   1  
99 feather      
100 wing ˁoβa-na   1  
101 to fly sale   31  
102 rat ˁariβ   18  
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail lapʷe-na   62  
106 snake mata   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info ˁutu   1  
109 mosquito muˁi   1, 80  
110 spider      
111 fish matˢi   53  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rauna   1  
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone sule   19  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info pei   28  
123 to flow      
124 sea      
125 salt tasi-βuso   20  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky      
129 moon βula   1  
130 star matˢoi   13  
131 cloud word info ˀoˀo   90  
132 fog      
133 rain usa   1  
134 thunder man(u)βaraβara   15, 37  
135 lightning βuhuri      
136 wind lani   1, 77  
137 to blow word info suβia   62  
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
140 dry word info ˀoru   29  
141 wet mani   35  
142 heavy ˀenaˀena   73, 74?  
143 fire ˁpu   19  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info asu   2  
146 ash manoβi   64  
147 black maeto   1  
148 white βuˀo   13, 92  
149 red ˁara   53  
150 yellow matˢina   71  
151 green      
152 small taˁariˁi   66  
153 big saβalaβa      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick rotˢo   32  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
164 good lele   59  
165 bad, evil sapalele   41  
166 correct, true      
167 night ˀora   69  
168 day      
169 year taune   1  
170 when? word info panesa   1, 63  
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      
181 where? word info      
182 I inau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou iniˁo   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she nia   1, 6  
185 we word info aniˀe pl. incl. I46, I47  
185 we word info ˀamamu pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info ˀarua dl. incl.    
185 we word info ˀamarua dl. excl.    
186 you ˀamiu pl. 1, 13  
186 you ˀamurua dl. x  
187 they inire they 1, 33  
187 they rarua they (dual) x  
188 what? word info worae   1  
189 who? word info sei   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info tewa   9  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
200 Four word info βati   1, 65  
201 Five word info lima   1  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info pitu   1  
204 Eight word info alu   3  
205 Nine word info tˢiwa   5  
206 Ten word info sanaβulu   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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