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Language: Mwerlap (Merig)

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:
175 above      
191 all ⁿdœl   15  
192 and      
146 ash βoβo   62  
173 at      
13 back word info ɣatɣo-k   80  
165 bad, evil sisæt   1  
14 belly toᵏpʷa-k   36  
176 below      
153 big laβ   10  
97 bird man   1  
147 black ᵐbolo   77  
23 blood ⁿdara-k   1  
15 bone suri-k   52  
113 branch word info      
18 breast susu-k   1  
56 child natu-k   5  
131 cloud word info maleɣ   34  
139 cold word info mærir   1  
166 correct, true tares      
168 day kʷoŋ   16  
10 dirty nor   33  
96 dog kurut   7, 76  
140 dry word info masmas   11  
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust βoβo   1, 50  
43 ear kʷoro-k   16  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
98 egg ɣutuli   1  
204 Eight word info liβia-tol   5, 7  
45 eye mata-k   1  
180 far asuwe   1  
104 fat/grease      
60 father tama-k   1  
99 feather βolo-n   1  
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire   1  
111 fish   1  
201 Five word info taβa-liam   1  
116 flower miti tanke      
132 fog      
200 Four word info i-βæt   1, 65  
117 fruit wi   1, 26  
164 good wiə   1  
118 grass wo-βlis   1  
151 green ⁿdoⁿdosmæt      
26 hair word info βulu-k   31  
1 hand lima-k   1, 64  
184 he/she kisian   1  
24 head kʷatu-k   9  
142 heavy wen   76  
61 house   1  
194 how? word info ⁿdaɣesβʷa   58, 82  
57 husband ranaču-k      
182 I ino   1, 21, 22  
193 if      
174 in, inside      
16 intestines tinae-k   1  
126 lake ᵐbi      
114 leaf ⁿdoⁿdo   1  
2 left ɣala   14  
4 leg/foot raŋo-k   17  
135 lightning waŋ   12  
17 liver βara-k   17  
155 long word info ᵐbomro   16  
108 louse word info wut   1  
54 man/male ŋʷarat   73, 14  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiɣᵐbiɣ   80  
129 moon βol   1  
109 mosquito nam   1  
59 mother i βeβ   20  
30 mouth βala-k   42  
63 name sasa-k   1, 34  
158 narrow wiriɣ small x  
179 near ɣamtuɣ   104  
25 neck ⁿdalo-k   42  
68 needle      
163 new ɣarakʷ   9  
167 night kʷoŋ   1  
205 Nine word info laβ-βæt   20  
195 no, not teɣe   10  
27 nose maⁿdu-k   14  
162 old word info mʷosi   1, 118  
197 One word info tuwal   9  
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other toar   61  
160 painful, sick siaŋ   111  
53 person/human being βan wrong form 56?  
133 rain re   48  
102 rat ɣasew   3  
149 red meme   1  
3 right mato   5, 37  
6 road/path met-sal   1, 43  
115 root ɣoæri   2, 41  
65 rope ɣæ   25  
112 rotten word info ⁿdar   19  
125 salt nau   30  
121 sand on   1  
124 sea nao   42  
203 Seven word info liβia-ro   13  
81 sharp ɣəɣen   14  
154 short word info      
19 shoulder pane-k   36  
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info liβi-tiə   20  
12 skin βuni-k   28  
128 sky letowʷ   62  
152 small wiriɣ   66  
145 smoke word info os   2  
106 snake ŋʷat   12  
110 spider      
130 star βiti   1  
79 stick/wood tanke   1  
120 stone βat   1  
105 tail ɣole   24  
206 Ten word info saŋaβul   5  
178 that      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they ker they 1, 69  
187 they kararo they (dual) x  
157 thick word info tutum   3?  
156 thin word info mæβinβin   1, 50  
177 this      
183 thou iniok   1, 17, 18  
199 Three word info i-tol   1  
134 thunder βiəl   23  
41 to bite ɣæt   1, 55  
137 to blow word info   4  
28 to breathe mamsa   14  
144 to burn word info tiŋit   85  
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come βan me   23, 1  
39 to cook word info manoɣ   21  
196 to count βeβ **pepea 70  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
78 to cut, hack word info tar   1  
75 to die, be dead mat   1  
90 to dig ɣil   1  
50 to dream      
40 to drink sim   52  
37 to eat ɣænɣæn   1  
95 to fall word info so   13  
22 to fear matawut   1  
123 to flow sæl   38  
101 to fly ɣaβ   14  
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear roroŋ   1  
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info tutuɣ   8  
72 to hit word info βus   86  
89 to hold word info tor   35  
69 to hunt word info elel   29  
74 to kill βus ɣamæt   26, 2  
20 to know, be knowledgeable βalɣer <*vare-kila (1st element of unknown origin) 18, 77  
33 to laugh man   51  
49 to lie down word info matur   37  
76 to live, be alive nuis   24  
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say menes   111  
77 to scratch word info teker   12, 28  
46 to see mata   8  
67 to sew word info susur   15, 59  
70 to shoot word info      
51 to sit saɣ sou   72, 97  
48 to sleep matur   1  
29 to sniff, smell ᵐbonel   42  
36 to spit lot   37  
80 to split word info tar wara   1  
88 to squeeze word info ᵏpʷiriŋ   16, 82  
71 to stab, pierce sor   14  
52 to stand tur   2, 69  
73 to steal      
42 to suck süs   25  
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim ɣarɣar   5  
21 to think ⁿdœⁿdœm   13  
94 to throw word info wolle   86  
66 to tie up, fasten wet   74  
66 to tie up, fasten leɣ   1, 39  
8 to turn word info ætʳis   107  
35 to vomit lolo   8  
5 to walk ⁿdælⁿdæl   100  
83 to work word info mumuɣi   81  
47 to yawn      
32 tongue luame-k   7, 17  
31 tooth liwo-k   1, 35  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info i-ro   1  
138 warm word info sæwsæw   42  
122 water word info ᵐbe   28  
185 we word info iɣian pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kamem pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info ⁿdoro dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaro dl. excl.    
141 wet ᵐbom   15  
188 what? word info na-sa   1  
170 when? word info niŋias   1, 43  
181 where? word info aβea   3, 35  
148 white wenwen   100  
189 who? word info ise   1  
159 wide      
58 wife ranaču-k   59  
136 wind laŋ   1, 77  
100 wing ᵐbani   2  
55 woman/female βaβen   1, 106  
127 woods/forest won   81  
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year   1  
150 yellow aŋaŋ   9  
186 you kami pl. 1, 13  
186 you kamro dl. x  

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