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Language: Ambae, East (Lolsiwoi)

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:
5 to walk      
8 to turn word info      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
16 intestines      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
38 to chew word info      
40 to drink      
42 to suck      
47 to yawn      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
53 person/human being      
57 husband      
58 wife      
62 thatch/roof      
64 to say      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
99 feather      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
123 to flow      
124 sea      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky      
132 fog      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
144 to burn word info      
151 green      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
166 correct, true      
168 day      
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      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
63 name aso-ᵑgu   1, 18  
145 smoke word info asu-ki   2  
17 liver ate- gu   1  
150 yellow aŋoak   9  
143 fire aβi   1  
111 fish eke   1  
185 we word info kamai pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kamaru keru dl. excl.    
37 to eat kani   1  
102 rat kariβi   18  
65 rope karo   56  
9 to swim karu   5  
197 One word info katakʷale   9?  
41 to bite kati   1, 55  
204 Eight word info ke-kʷol   3  
201 Five word info ke-lim   1  
202 Six word info ke-on   1  
198 Two word info ke-rue   1  
205 Nine word info ke-siok   5  
199 Three word info ke-tol   1  
200 Four word info ke-βet   1, 65  
203 Seven word info ke-ᵐbit   1  
185 we word info kiet pl. incl. I  
186 you kimiru keru dl. x  
186 you kimiu pl. 1, 13  
185 we word info kitoru keru dl. incl.    
105 tail kolo   24  
30 mouth kukʷa-ᵑgu   1  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
122 water word info kʷai   2, 51  
96 dog kʷiriu   7, 75, 77, 80  
153 big lakʷoa   55  
136 wind laŋ   1, 77  
46 to see lesi   14, 94  
1 hand limo-ᵑgu   1  
31 tooth liβo-ᵑgu   1, 35  
36 to spit loⁿdo   37  
35 to vomit luə   8  
147 black maeat   1  
140 dry word info mamas   11  
134 thunder man-takʷa   37, 42  
33 to laugh mana   51  
39 to cook word info manak   21  
97 bird manu   1  
52 to stand marak   66  
45 eye mata-ᵑgu   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
3 right matuo-ᵑgu   5, 37  
48 to sleep matur   1  
2 left mawiri-ᵑgu   1, 59  
142 heavy maβ   46  
125 salt maβae      
32 tongue mea-ᵑgu   7  
149 red memea   1  
141 wet mimiek   36  
148 white moβuot   1?  
109 mosquito namo   1  
170 when? word info naŋes   1, 43  
184 he/she nie   1, 6  
183 thou niok   1, 17, 18  
187 they nire they 1, 33  
187 they nire keru they (dual) x  
56 child nitu-ᵑgu   5  
182 I nou   1, 21, 22  
121 sand oen   1  
59 mother risi-ᵑgu   56  
44 to hear roŋ   1  
101 to fly roβo   1  
114 leaf roᵐbo   52  
6 road/path sal   1  
188 what? word info sanau      
206 Ten word info saŋβul   5  
89 to hold word info saᵑgo   109  
160 painful, sick sek   1  
165 bad, evil set   1  
189 who? word info sia   1, 25  
95 to fall word info soβi   13  
15 bone sui-ᵑgu   52  
169 year sukʷo   29  
18 breast susu-ᵑgu   1  
51 to sit tak   80  
60 father tama-ᵑgu   1  
34 to cry taŋi   1  
72 to hit word info tiᵑgʷeri   92  
19 shoulder tiᵑgʷo-ᵑgu   40, 65?  
98 egg toli   1  
137 to blow word info uβi   4  
25 neck woo-ᵑgu   18  
133 rain wuos   1  
119 earth/soil wur world 72  
106 snake ŋʷata   12  
54 man/male ŋʷera   73  
164 good ɣarea   115  
61 house βale   14  
7 to come βanai   23, 1  
120 stone βatu   1  
55 woman/female βaβine   1, 106  
135 lightning βiel   26  
12 skin βinu-ᵑgu   28  
130 star βitiu   1  
26 hair word info βulu-ᵑgu   31  
129 moon βuol   1  
100 wing ᵐbaen sine   2  
152 small ᵐbit   109  
167 night ᵐboŋ   1  
14 belly ᵐboᵐbo-ᵑgu   100  
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru-ᵑgu   49  
13 back word info ᵑguru-ᵑgu   23  
24 head ᵑgʷatu-ᵑgu   9  
43 ear ᵑgʷero-ᵑgu   16  
146 ash ᵑgʷie   55  
27 nose ᵑgʷoŋo-ᵑgu   12, 53  
23 blood ⁿdai-ᵑgu   1  
66 to tie up, fasten ⁿdiu   91  
131 cloud word info ⁿdoⁿdo   90  

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