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Language: Neve'ei

Source/Author:  Tryon (1976) 
Notes:  Tryon, DT. 1976. New Hebrides Languages: An internal classification. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. 
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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:Malekula Interior:Malekula Central 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
10 dirty      
11 dust      
17 liver      
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
53 person/human being      
62 thatch/roof      
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      
104 fat/grease      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
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      
69 to hunt word info -waxan      
123 to flow -sotoxntosi      
126 lake ne-lem      
131 cloud word info ne-laŋnous      
162 old word info nentuɣoi      
166 correct, true i-reβax good    
177 this nene      
180 far nǰomotatal      
185 we word info ᵑget dl. incl.    
185 we word info kemem dl. excl.    
192 and ᵐbitif      
6 road/path ne-sal   1  
16 intestines ni-sne-n   1  
22 to fear -metaˀan   1  
23 blood ni-nri   1  
34 to cry -taŋ   1  
37 to eat -xan   1  
45 eye ne-meta-ŋ   1  
48 to sleep -matur   1  
59 mother sne-n   1  
60 father teme-n   1  
61 house n-i·m   1  
75 to die, be dead -mah   1  
78 to cut, hack word info -teri   1  
79 stick/wood na-ˀai   1  
90 to dig -xal   1  
97 bird ni-min   1  
108 louse word info na-ˀat   1  
109 mosquito ne-nam   1  
111 fish n-iax   1  
114 leaf no-roun   1  
116 flower ni-βioŋon   1  
119 earth/soil ne-tan   1  
120 stone ne-βat   1  
121 sand no-wennowen   1  
124 sea ne-tah   1  
129 moon na-βil   1  
133 rain no-us   1  
144 to burn word info -fuŋuh   1  
147 black i-met   1  
148 white i-meaβis   1  
156 thin word info i-malifalif   1  
160 painful, sick i-mesaˀ   1  
167 night ᵐbuŋ   1  
170 when? word info kenčan   1  
184 he/she   1  
188 what? word info neβeˀe   1  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-tl   1  
201 Five word info i-lim   1  
183 thou ᵑgu   1, 17  
203 Seven word info ču-ru   1, 2  
117 fruit ne-βʷenen   1, 26  
63 name neᵑkenǰan   1, 35  
43 ear na-ntlaŋa-ŋ   1, 40  
197 One word info seβax   1, 40  
163 new te-ᵐbarem   1, 47  
149 red i-miali   1, 55  
41 to bite -ɣas   1, 60  
44 to hear -βiβiroŋ   1, 61  
19 shoulder nu-ᵐbuanene-βera-ŋ   1, 65  
98 egg naˀantle-n   1, 66  
187 they ar they 1, 70  
136 wind ne-laŋ   1, 77  
186 you ᵑgem pl. 1, 13  
186 you kemar pl. 1, 13, 46  
182 I nno   1, 21, 22  
31 tooth no-loβu-ŋ   1, 35  
40 to drink -min   1, 49  
27 nose naʔanču-ŋ   1, 58, 89  
2 left mʷiir   1, 59  
200 Four word info i-βah   1, 65  
103 meat/flesh na-soxon   10  
195 no, not isah   10  
153 big i-lam   10, 83?  
66 to tie up, fasten -ᵑguh   103  
42 to suck -mumum   11  
140 dry word info i-mesemah   11  
204 Eight word info ču-tl   11, 7  
152 small iŋaŋaˀ   113  
51 to sit -maˀam   117  
9 to swim -suβasuβ   12  
77 to scratch word info -ɣurɣur   12  
106 snake ne-mat   12  
138 warm word info itutⁿdo   12  
130 star ni-mʷintˢi   13  
81 sharp i-maŋmaᵑkal   14, 79, 81  
46 to see -leh   14, 94  
1 hand ne-βera-ŋ   16  
155 long word info i-ᵐber   16  
168 day na-ᵐbuŋ   16  
57 husband tenemʷen   17  
193 if beri   17  
88 to squeeze word info -βus   18, 71  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -roᵑgulel   19, 18  
143 fire na-ˀam   19, 40  
39 to cook word info i-mah   19, 82  
122 water word info no-wi   2  
115 root no-xoran   2, 41  
52 to stand -tur   2, 69  
127 woods/forest lenaˀai   2, 87  
125 salt ne-tah   20  
205 Nine word info ča-βah   20  
55 woman/female no-momox   23  
7 to come -βelem   25  
65 rope na-ˀau   25  
76 to live, be alive -tox   25  
74 to kill -xus   26  
135 lightning na-βilβilian   26  
101 to fly -merah   27  
12 skin ni-βini-ŋ   28  
67 to sew word info -lelax   28  
35 to vomit -ioɣiox   29  
96 dog liᵐbax   29  
134 thunder nu-wurur   2?  
157 thick word info i-mati   3  
18 breast nu-momo-m   30  
64 to say -βʷeri   30  
94 to throw word info -βintenen   30  
169 year ne-ntam   30  
118 grass ni-mʷini   31  
202 Six word info čou   31  
26 hair word info na-nsilen   31, 33  
4 leg/foot ne-talu-ŋ   34  
89 to hold word info -βuruh   34  
36 to spit -βiβiri   35  
141 wet i-wier   35, 47  
28 to breathe -ŋusŋus   36  
178 that nenaŋ   36  
191 all armamah   36  
14 belly neteᵐbaʔa-ŋ   36, 99  
15 bone no-ᵐboloᵑgo-ŋ   37  
49 to lie down word info -matur   37  
189 who? word info neaŋ   38  
8 to turn word info -βilih   4  
137 to blow word info -uf   4  
30 mouth no-ᵐboŋo-ŋ   41  
99 feather na-nčile-n   41, 1  
196 to count -ntoŋon   42  
150 yellow i-lulut   43  
3 right ᵐbʷerantaŋ   44?  
102 rat ne-laᵐbut   45  
142 heavy i-maβ   46  
145 smoke word info na-ˀam talian   46  
56 child nat-n   5  
206 Ten word info βuŋaβil   5  
58 wife tanaβin   5, 89  
174 in, inside buhut   50  
112 rotten word info i-mum   51  
139 cold word info i-melelaˀanti   51  
190 other teliar   54  
13 back word info ne-taʔa-ŋ   56  
179 near lilien   60  
181 where? word info kieβ   61  
194 how? word info meⁿdaŋ   61  
100 wing naˀa-βera-n   61, 68  
80 to split word info -teriwel   62  
132 fog ne-ᵐbanban   62  
128 sky ne-mesap   63  
71 to stab, pierce -sox   67  
164 good i-reβax   67  
83 to work word info kemaᵑker   7  
32 tongue ne-leme-ŋ   7, 17  
54 man/male numur   73  
105 tail ni-ᵐbis-n   76  
146 ash ni-misn   77  
21 to think -βiβroŋsur   79  
151 green i-xantˢxantˢan   8  
165 bad, evil i-moul   80  
72 to hit word info -xus   82  
25 neck ne-ᵐbelowa-   84  
33 to laugh -ŋaŋ   88  
24 head ne-ᵐbatu-ŋ   9  
29 to sniff, smell -čuŋčuŋ   9  
5 to walk -βaβu   98  
95 to fall word info -wam   98  
185 we word info kemem pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info ᵑget pl. incl. I  
186 you ᵑgem dl. x  
187 they ar they (dual) x  

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