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Language: Dixon Reef

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:Malekula Interior:Small Nambas 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand na-βari   16  
2 left ⁿdel-mier   1, 59  
3 right ᵐbaraᵑgən   30  
4 leg/foot na-li   37  
5 to walk -laŋalaŋa   60  
6 road/path a-sele   1  
7 to come -βol   25  
8 to turn word info -ⁿdʳu   34  
9 to swim -yeβeyeβ   16  
10 dirty i-mete black 2  
11 dust ne-taneiⁿdel      
12 skin no-iβinəsni   28  
13 back word info ne-taki   12  
14 belly aβti   5  
15 bone na-βikai   72  
16 intestines a-snœni   1  
17 liver ne-moᵐbrani   7  
18 breast nen-səs-tni   1  
19 shoulder ᵐbot-βerani   1, 65  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -raᵑglə   19, 18  
21 to think -ⁿdʳemᵇdʳem   13  
22 to fear -mətak   1  
23 blood aⁿdʳeini   1  
24 head ᵐbati   9  
25 neck ne-ⁿdeli   42  
26 hair word info eβli   31  
27 nose ngarsi   1, 50  
28 to breathe -ŋeraŋar   13  
29 to sniff, smell -ᵐbunbun   42, 69  
30 mouth ᵐboŋi   41  
31 tooth elβi   1, 35  
32 tongue alemi   7, 17  
33 to laugh -βsəŋal   84, 49  
34 to cry -worate   61  
35 to vomit -luwalua   8  
36 to spit -poβrai   35  
37 to eat -toutau   45  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info i-mese   19, 81  
40 to drink -mən   1, 49  
41 to bite -taᵑgas   1, 60  
42 to suck -ŋas      
43 ear ⁿdeliŋi   1, 40  
44 to hear -raŋe   1  
45 eye e-meti   1  
46 to see -les   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -monə   19  
49 to lie down word info -lelem   63  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -saᵐbu ⁿdau   40  
52 to stand -tʳə   2, 69  
53 person/human being əmɣut   62  
54 man/male əmɣut   94  
55 woman/female ətβante   24  
56 child kə-nati   5, 53  
57 husband motwatni   81  
58 wife ksowaᵑk   1?  
59 mother kə-sni   1  
60 father kətemi   1, 30  
61 house eimo   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name aksi   1, 35  
64 to say -srə   110  
65 rope e-tal   1  
66 to tie up, fasten -səᵐbotak   90  
67 to sew word info -tʳ   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -seraser   30  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -sa   14  
72 to hit word info -teləᵐbe   99  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -reβəsᵐboraβore   74  
75 to die, be dead -mas   1  
76 to live, be alive -maur   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -kei   71  
78 to cut, hack word info -teᵐbar   100  
79 stick/wood n-ai   1  
80 to split word info -takᵐbore   1  
81 sharp i-məᵑgalgal   14, 79, 81  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info arakiana   7, 76  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -knəs      
89 to hold word info -βrⁿdau   34, 88  
90 to dig -lap      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -kᵐbuk   84  
95 to fall word info -mur   57  
96 dog ᵐburman   10, 83  
97 bird a-man   1  
98 egg omʷoβi   67  
99 feather eβli   1  
100 wing eβlaŋawi   38, 69, 70  
101 to fly -at   75  
102 rat asua   3  
103 meat/flesh aβsani   10  
104 fat/grease əlaŋlaŋni   31  
105 tail aβleᵐpsi   30, 64  
106 snake əmʷət   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info a-kət   1  
109 mosquito tokas   38, 48  
110 spider      
111 fish e-ika   1  
112 rotten word info i-ŋataŋata   93, 95  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf arau nai   1  
115 root o-wari   2  
116 flower      
117 fruit ə-βani   1, 26  
118 grass nə-ⁿdʳamp   83  
119 earth/soil a-tene   1  
120 stone e-βat   1  
121 sand emeresiwan   1, 81  
122 water word info ei-yœᵐp   50  
123 to flow -laᵐp   58?  
124 sea ne-tas   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest aiwole      
128 sky emesau   63  
129 moon e-ᵐbasi   6  
130 star eiβənβət   1, 71  
131 cloud word info na-map   32  
132 fog a-ᵐban   62  
133 rain a-use   1  
134 thunder amaβi      
135 lightning a-ᵐble   26, 70  
136 wind melase   78  
137 to blow word info -ip   5  
138 warm word info iᵐbeᵐblas      
139 cold word info e-melaseɣas   51  
140 dry word info i-mesəmesə   11  
141 wet i-wərəre   35, 47  
142 heavy i-naᵐp   71  
143 fire a-kaᵐp   19  
144 to burn word info -nenə   27?  
145 smoke word info i-ⁿdel   46?  
146 ash amoswan   77  
147 black metameta   1  
148 white i-βoβəlau   101, 102  
149 red i-miemial   1, 55  
150 yellow i-wəswasi   67  
151 green i-meməlakse   8, 43  
152 small i-rəkᵐboi   66, 117  
153 big leᵐbeⁿdʳau   10, 83, 84  
154 short word info      
155 long word info i-ᵐberap   16, 85  
156 thin word info i-rəkᵐboi small    
157 thick word info leᵐbeⁿdʳau big x  
158 narrow i-rəkᵐboi small    
159 wide      
160 painful, sick i-ᵑglete   94  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info i-βitwai   1, 35  
163 new i-βouβou   1, 46  
164 good i-βei   108  
165 bad, evil i-setəᵑgan      
166 correct, true i-memene   7  
167 night ləβkatə   42  
168 day eβəbələ   50  
169 year e-ⁿdam   30  
170 when? word info ⁿdəŋseni      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside βanua   49  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this kənaᵑga      
178 that yenəwat   46  
179 near səŋasaŋ   90  
180 far lak   64  
181 where? word info iouseni   34  
182 I əᵑgəne   1, 21, 22  
183 thou aᵑgu   1, 17  
184 he/she iei   1, 29  
185 we word info kəⁿdal pl. incl. I  
185 we word info moⁿdəl pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kəⁿdar dl. incl.    
185 we word info moⁿdʳu dl. excl.    
186 you aᵑgal pl. 49  
186 you aᵑgar dl. x  
187 they ⁿdʳal they 55  
187 they ⁿdʳar they (dual) x  
188 what? word info əβani   1  
189 who? word info wanini   40  
190 other telnk   54  
191 all ⁿdʳat ⁿdobʷə      
192 and ⁿdʳariᵑk      
193 if ountn      
194 how? word info iseᵐba   58, 63  
195 no, not      
196 to count -ᵐbluᵐbluᵑk   1  
197 One word info isua   5  
198 Two word info i-rua   1  
199 Three word info i-til   1  
200 Four word info i-βas   1, 65  
201 Five word info i-lme   1  
202 Six word info i-laβ-sua   33  
203 Seven word info i-laβ-rua   13  
204 Eight word info i-laβ-til   5, 7  
205 Nine word info i-la-βes   20  
206 Ten word info i-laŋaβil   5, 8  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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