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Language: Nguna

Source/Author:  Albert Schütz and Jack Tavimasoe 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Debasish Roy  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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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:Central Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
93 to pound, beat word info      
113 branch word info      
170 when? word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
34 to cry vioso      
52 to stand lawodu      
56 child piakiki      
88 to squeeze word info m̃im̃isoki      
104 fat/grease natavarevare      
144 to burn word info aso      
154 short word info puru      
158 narrow napalasa      
177 this wa|ia      
185 we word info [t]aro      
185 we word info [t]au      
187 they [t]eu      
187 they [t]ou      
191 all mamauputi      
7 to come u|mai   1  
18 breast susu   1  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood nadā   1  
43 ear nataliga   1  
44 to hear togo   1  
45 eye namata   1  
48 to sleep maturu   1  
60 father tama   1  
61 house nasum̃a [S<+R] 1  
65 rope natali   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tai   1  
79 stick/wood nakau   1  
80 to split word info mari|p̃ora|i   1  
90 to dig kili   1  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg atolu   1  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
110 spider kalao   1  
111 fish naika   1  
114 leaf naulu   1  
119 earth/soil natano   1  
120 stone vātu   1  
121 sand naworauni   1  
124 sea natasi   1  
128 sky elagi   1  
133 rain usa   1  
156 thin word info manivenive   1  
160 painful, sick masaki   1  
163 new vāu   1  
164 good wia   1  
165 bad, evil   1  
167 night p̃ogi   1  
169 year natau   1  
173 at e   1  
178 that wa|ina   1  
183 thou ku   1  
184 he/she [t]e   1  
185 we word info nigita   1  
188 what? word info nasava   1  
189 who? word info sei   1  
198 Two word info dua   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
201 Five word info lima Five, hand-arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
183 thou nīgo   1, 17, 18  
117 fruit nawā   1, 26  
187 they nara   1, 33  
162 old word info tuwa|i   1, 35  
63 name nagisa   1, 36  
41 to bite kati   1, 55  
49 to lie down word info one [<M] 1, 59  
184 he/she nae   1, 6  
187 they [t]ero   1, 70  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
136 wind nal|agi   1, 77  
12 skin nawili   1, 81  
30 mouth nawoka   1, 81  
116 flower napum̃a   1, a  
37 to eat ganikani   1, 12  
168 day naleatia   1, 18  
182 I a   1, 21, 22  
182 I ki|nau   1, 21, 22  
66 to tie up, fasten likoti   1, 39  
40 to drink m|unu [<A] 1, 49  
149 red miala   1, 55  
73 to steal panako   1, 58  
2 left mawiri   1, 59  
200 Four word info pati   1, 65  
39 to cook word info tao Pollex 06: Tao. :To cook (Stz). 10  
50 to dream p̃erea   10  
84 to plant lawo   10  
87 to swell word info puka   10  
146 ash natano   10  
69 to hunt word info palako   10, 58  
5 to walk surata   102  
8 to turn word info maradoa   105  
46 to see punusi   11  
105 tail napue   11  
64 to say noa   112  
13 back word info nataku   12  
14 belly nap̃ele   12  
17 liver natanikapu   12  
28 to breathe maromaro   12  
106 snake m̃ata   12  
137 to blow word info sau   12  
148 white tare   12  
192 and go   12  
138 warm word info pivitinu   12, 94  
67 to sew word info tuturi   13  
92 to open, uncover p̃olagati   13  
95 to fall word info towo   13  
130 star m̃asoe   13  
194 how? word info dapala nasava [like what] 13  
21 to think midoki   13, 72  
24 head nap̃au   14  
82 dull, blunt p̃olu   14  
179 near malatigi   14  
81 sharp makali   14, 79, 81  
16 intestines namarita   15  
103 meat/flesh nap̃okasi   15, 79  
4 leg/foot natua   16  
155 long word info parau   16, 85  
186 you koro   16?  
186 you ku   16?  
86 to grow word info p̃ora   18  
127 woods/forest namalasi   18  
143 fire nakapu   19  
122 water word info noai [<m] 2  
145 smoke word info nasua   2  
185 we word info kinami   2  
115 root nakoa [<M?] 2, 41, 42  
125 salt natasimena   20  
62 thatch/roof takitaki   20?  
59 mother p̃ila   22  
107 worm (earthworm) ula   24  
186 you nimu   24  
42 to suck susu   25  
135 lightning navila   26  
11 dust nam̃otam̃ota   27  
27 nose nagusu   27  
193 if pe   28  
140 dry word info garagara possibly related to root *kaR? 29  
175 above tap̃au   2?  
102 rat kusue   3  
157 thick word info matolu   3  
132 fog namavu   3, 32  
118 grass nam̃enau   31  
1 hand nam̃elearu   32  
85 to choose matadoa   32  
142 heavy mataga   32  
166 correct, true leana   32  
123 to flow sara   33  
150 yellow m̃onom̃ono   33  
159 wide p̃elewelea   34  
181 where? word info esava   34, 3?  
20 to know, be knowledgeable atae   35  
36 to spit puvurai   35  
88 to squeeze word info molitawonaki   36  
89 to hold word info tapesoki   36  
89 to hold word info puasoki   36  
141 wet memeu   36  
15 bone navatu   38  
128 sky namalopa   38  
131 cloud word info napopouru   38  
190 other pota   38  
174 in, inside e kopu   39  
181 where? word info wai   3?  
53 person/human being naatam̄oli   4, 7  
101 to fly tiri   40  
147 black loa   40  
29 to sniff, smell nap̃o   42  
134 thunder tovae   42  
197 One word info sikai   42  
77 to scratch word info karuti   44  
150 yellow m̃iloloa   44  
139 cold word info malati   45  
153 big warua   45  
58 wife anagoroi   48  
195 no, not ta   4?  
6 road/path napua   5  
3 right matua [<M] 5, 37  
112 rotten word info matata   50  
66 to tie up, fasten solisoki   57  
10 dirty loa   6  
31 tooth napati   6  
99 feather nam̃au   6  
171 to hide word info tasuru   6  
173 at toko   6  
74 to kill mari|punu|e   60, 1  
26 hair word info nalolu   61  
57 husband anawota   61  
100 wing nalivaru   61  
137 to blow word info sui   62  
25 neck nanoa   63  
19 shoulder napau   65?  
68 needle tea tuturi   66  
180 far ufea   66  
185 we word info toro   66  
185 we word info tu   66  
161 shy, ashamed maliere   7  
32 tongue namena accretion of 3sg suffix to root 7, 40  
96 dog koria   7, 79  
196 to count peve   70  
51 to sit tāsake   72  
94 to throw word info nadi   75  
152 small kiki   78  
9 to swim loloso   8  
35 to vomit lua   8  
70 to shoot word info tipe   8  
129 moon atelagi   8  
151 green mamalakesa   8, 43  
54 man/male naanoai   80  
71 to stab, pierce puri   80  
29 to sniff, smell dam̃o   81  
55 woman/female nagoroi   84  
109 mosquito patiriki   84  
36 to spit taniu   85  
126 lake nama|rourou   8?  
91 to buy pakotovi   9  
172 to climb word info pagi   9  
176 below etano   9  
83 to work word info p̃osiwosi   91  
72 to hit word info tip̃a   92  
33 to laugh muru   94  

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