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

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