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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      
1 hand limo-ᵑgu   1  
2 left mawiri-ᵑgu   1, 59  
3 right matuo-ᵑgu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru-ᵑgu   49  
6 road/path sal   1  
7 to come βanai   23, 1  
9 to swim karu   5  
12 skin βinu-ᵑgu   28  
13 back word info ᵑguru-ᵑgu   23  
14 belly ᵐboᵐbo-ᵑgu   100  
15 bone sui-ᵑgu   52  
17 liver ate- gu   1  
18 breast susu-ᵑgu   1  
19 shoulder tiᵑgʷo-ᵑgu   40, 65?  
23 blood ⁿdai-ᵑgu   1  
24 head ᵑgʷatu-ᵑgu   9  
25 neck woo-ᵑgu   18  
26 hair word info βulu-ᵑgu   31  
27 nose ᵑgʷoŋo-ᵑgu   12, 53  
30 mouth kukʷa-ᵑgu   1  
31 tooth liβo-ᵑgu   1, 35  
32 tongue mea-ᵑgu   7  
33 to laugh mana   51  
34 to cry taŋi   1  
35 to vomit luə   8  
36 to spit loⁿdo   37  
37 to eat kani   1  
39 to cook word info manak   21  
41 to bite kati   1, 55  
43 ear ᵑgʷero-ᵑgu   16  
44 to hear roŋ   1  
45 eye mata-ᵑgu   1  
46 to see lesi   14, 94  
48 to sleep matur   1  
51 to sit tak   80  
52 to stand marak   66  
54 man/male ŋʷera   73  
55 woman/female βaβine   1, 106  
56 child nitu-ᵑgu   5  
59 mother risi-ᵑgu   56  
60 father tama-ᵑgu   1  
61 house βale   14  
63 name aso-ᵑgu   1, 18  
65 rope karo   56  
66 to tie up, fasten ⁿdiu   91  
72 to hit word info tiᵑgʷeri   92  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
89 to hold word info saᵑgo   109  
95 to fall word info soβi   13  
96 dog kʷiriu   7, 75, 77, 80  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg toli   1  
100 wing ᵐbaen sine   2  
101 to fly roβo   1  
102 rat kariβi   18  
105 tail kolo   24  
106 snake ŋʷata   12  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito namo   1  
111 fish eke   1  
114 leaf roᵐbo   52  
119 earth/soil wur world 72  
120 stone βatu   1  
121 sand oen   1  
122 water word info kʷai   2, 51  
125 salt maβae      
129 moon βuol   1  
130 star βitiu   1  
131 cloud word info ⁿdoⁿdo   90  
133 rain wuos   1  
134 thunder man-takʷa   37, 42  
135 lightning βiel   26  
136 wind laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info uβi   4  
140 dry word info mamas   11  
141 wet mimiek   36  
142 heavy maβ   46  
143 fire aβi   1  
145 smoke word info asu-ki   2  
146 ash ᵑgʷie   55  
147 black maeat   1  
148 white moβuot   1?  
149 red memea   1  
150 yellow aŋoak   9  
152 small ᵐbit   109  
153 big lakʷoa   55  
160 painful, sick sek   1  
164 good ɣarea   115  
165 bad, evil set   1  
167 night ᵐboŋ   1  
169 year sukʷo   29  
170 when? word info naŋes   1, 43  
182 I nou   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niok   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she nie   1, 6  
185 we word info kiet pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kamai pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kitoru keru dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaru keru dl. excl.    
186 you kimiu pl. 1, 13  
186 you kimiru keru dl. x  
187 they nire they 1, 33  
187 they nire keru they (dual) x  
188 what? word info sanau      
189 who? word info sia   1, 25  
197 One word info katakʷale   9?  
198 Two word info ke-rue   1  
199 Three word info ke-tol   1  
200 Four word info ke-βet   1, 65  
201 Five word info ke-lim   1  
202 Six word info ke-on   1  
203 Seven word info ke-ᵐbit   1  
204 Eight word info ke-kʷol   3  
205 Nine word info ke-siok   5  
206 Ten word info saŋβul   5  

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