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Language: Akei

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 lima-   1  
2 left matua- error for 'right'? 65  
3 right marau-   5, 13  
4 leg/foot mati-   34  
5 to walk lalalu   94  
6 road/path sala   1  
7 to come mae   1  
8 to turn word info kalikalia   121  
9 to swim karu   5  
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin βenuβenu-   28  
13 back word info lalao-   134  
14 belly pane-   76  
15 bone sui-   52  
16 intestines tali-   76  
17 liver mape-   7  
18 breast susu-   1  
19 shoulder pili-   38  
20 to know, be knowledgeable pinisia   5  
21 to think komikomia   61  
22 to fear mamatau   1  
23 blood kae-   1  
24 head patu-   9  
25 neck una-   105  
26 hair word info βulu-   31  
27 nose lanisu-   1, 57  
28 to breathe nura   74  
29 to sniff, smell ponarioi   42  
30 mouth tˢino-   55, 73  
31 tooth ako-   42  
32 tongue meme-   7, 41  
33 to laugh mana   51  
34 to cry tani   1  
35 to vomit lulua   8  
36 to spit loto   37  
37 to eat ani   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info metˢo   78  
40 to drink unu   1, 50  
41 to bite atia   1, 55  
42 to suck noinoi   1, 78  
42 to suck imia   51, 54  
43 ear kalina-   1, 41  
44 to hear ronoa   1, 59  
45 eye mata-   1  
46 to see talesia   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep nora   91  
49 to lie down word info siasia   76  
50 to dream      
51 to sit kele   118  
52 to stand turi   2, 69  
53 person/human being konakonaitakuni   59  
54 man/male takuni   95  
55 woman/female pita   77  
56 child natu-   5  
57 husband takunisi-   69  
58 wife pitaisi-   58  
59 mother tina-   1  
60 father tama-   1  
61 house ima   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name isa-   66  
64 to say koria      
65 rope asi   58  
66 to tie up, fasten pesipesia   32  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce βutua   82  
72 to hit word info βotˢae   86  
73 to steal      
74 to kill naki-mateia   61, 2  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info karukarumia   59  
78 to cut, hack word info teβea   40  
79 stick/wood matˢa   24  
80 to split word info selekalai   83  
81 sharp ati   14, 84  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info βoko   85  
83 to work word info βarea   7, 73  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info tˢaniβiβirisai      
89 to hold word info tˢania   112  
90 to dig elia   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info sapulaia   86  
95 to fall word info tˢoβi   13  
96 dog βiriu   7, 75, 77, 80  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg tulu-   1  
99 feather      
100 wing kumu-      
101 to fly sale   31  
102 rat tˢino   72  
103 meat/flesh βiso-   10  
104 fat/grease paru-   45  
105 tail βiki-   30  
106 snake mata   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info utu   1  
109 mosquito mui   1, 80  
110 spider      
111 fish matˢi   53  
112 rotten word info mapue   52, 107  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rau-na   1  
115 root ora-   2, 41?  
116 flower makamaka      
117 fruit βae-   35  
118 grass palisi   1, 81  
119 earth/soil one   35  
120 stone sule   19  
121 sand βusi-na   77  
122 water word info wae   2  
123 to flow βuraβura   31  
124 sea tasi   1  
125 salt      
126 lake nopu      
127 woods/forest loβuau   2, 89  
128 sky tuka   62  
128 sky muae   63  
129 moon βula   1  
130 star matˢoe   13  
131 cloud word info koko   90  
132 fog pota   66  
132 fog araβu   3  
133 rain usa   1  
134 thunder pirini   80  
135 lightning βilaβila   26  
136 wind lani   1, 77  
137 to blow word info sisia   60  
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info mapiripiri      
140 dry word info kere   29?  
141 wet memea   36  
142 heavy pueti   73  
143 fire apu   19  
144 to burn word info susulu   4  
145 smoke word info asu   2  
146 ash patiaβu   1, 52  
147 black βiriβiri   29  
148 white βuko   13, 92  
149 red ara   53  
150 yellow anoa   9, 78  
151 green etˢa   8  
152 small riri   66  
153 big βuina   105  
154 short word info      
155 long word info paraβu   16, 85  
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick rˢalo   35  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info βisimisi      
163 new aβuni   56  
164 good pani   119  
165 bad, evil tetei   104  
166 correct, true tataolo      
167 night poni   1  
168 day rani   6  
169 year tauni   1  
170 when? word info      
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 iniko   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she inia   1, 6  
185 we word info inika pl. incl. I46, I47  
185 we word info kamu pl. excl. E  
186 you ikomiu pl. 1, 13  
187 they inira they 1, 33  
188 what? word info saβa   1  
189 who? word info isei   1  
190 other βaβono   58  
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count eβia   70  
197 One word info ese   1  
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 awese   33  
203 Seven word info raβa-rua   13  
204 Eight word info raβa-tolu   5, 7  
205 Nine word info raβa-βati   20  
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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