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Language: Hiw

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:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:East Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
11 dust      
16 intestines      
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
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      
99 feather      
103 meat/flesh      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
127 woods/forest      
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      
177 this      
178 that      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
195 no, not      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
76 to live, be alive at   24, 55  
180 far ata   77  
36 to spit aɣamut in fact /ᶢʟaɣə-mɵt/ < *kaRat 'bite' + *musi 14, 82, 97  
181 where? word info aβʷa   3, 35  
61 house emʷ   1  
49 to lie down word info en   1  
121 sand en   1  
111 fish eɣə   1  
189 who? word info ie   1  
183 thou ikə   1, 17  
185 we word info kama pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kamaɣa dl. excl.    
152 small ke   78  
186 you kimi pl. 1, 13  
186 you kimiɣə dl. x  
13 back word info kio-k   10  
77 to scratch word info koɣ   12  
153 big kʷo   55  
14 belly kʷo-k   36  
29 to sniff, smell kʷunukʷunə   42, 69  
24 head kʷuti-k   9  
128 sky maewaɣə   63  
139 cold word info maitit   1  
151 green maiɣetə   8, 43  
64 to say maŋə      
142 heavy maβə   46  
28 to breathe menawə   1  
75 to die, be dead met   1  
129 moon mewe   52  
168 day meɣen   6  
149 red mie   1  
27 nose miti-k   14  
48 to sleep mitiɣ   1  
147 black miyeɣə   41  
131 cloud word info miyiɣə   34  
156 thin word info miɣiβɣiβ   1  
160 painful, sick mo   1  
97 bird mon   1  
134 thunder mon   37  
3 right moso   5, 37  
56 child moɣoye   50  
140 dry word info moɣoŋ   1, 85  
45 eye muto-k   1  
1 hand myo-k   1, 78  
80 to split word info mətaiə      
22 to fear mətoɣtoɣ   1  
157 thick word info mətœi   3  
106 snake mʷata   12  
26 hair word info n-uyu-k   31  
188 what? word info naβə   1  
40 to drink ni   53  
184 he/she ninə   1, 6  
182 I noko   1, 21, 22, 23  
74 to kill not   62  
143 fire   1  
122 water word info pe   28  
125 salt pe ɣonə   43  
126 lake petü      
124 sea peɣonə      
100 wing pini   2  
19 shoulder pini-k   36  
155 long word info poɣo      
165 bad, evil sa   1  
146 ash saw      
51 to sit saɣ   72  
187 they sisə they    
15 bone siɣi-k   52  
95 to fall word info so   13  
39 to cook word info sok should be /sokʷ/ unknown origin. 87  
71 to stab, pierce soɣ   14  
187 they soɣə they (dual) x  
145 smoke word info soβ   84  
94 to throw word info taiŋoɣ      
162 old word info tamoso   1, 118  
206 Ten word info tamui      
53 person/human being tayœ   4, 50  
23 blood taɣa (A.F.) actually /taᶢʟə/ < *draRaq 1  
59 mother teta Address term 44  
114 leaf ti   1  
138 warm word info tin   12  
25 neck tinamo-k   65  
78 to cut, hack word info tipə   100  
18 breast tit   1  
42 to suck tit   25  
185 we word info titə pl. incl. I  
169 year to   1  
7 to come to mə   1  
43 ear toiŋo-k   1, 40  
96 dog tok English term only remembered. 73 L
141 wet tok   94  
60 father tomo-k   1  
144 to burn word info towɣaɣ   88  
5 to walk toɣ should be /to/ 13  
185 we word info toɣo dl. incl.    
201 Five word info toβo-yim   1  
52 to stand tu   2  
98 egg tui   1  
72 to hit word info tut   8  
8 to turn word info tutawi   53  
197 One word info tuwə There are two forms of one in New Hebrides languages 9  
79 stick/wood tuŋɣeɣe      
21 to think təm   13  
54 man/male təmʷen   1, 14  
10 dirty təɣoɣə   81  
57 husband təʷen ekiə   17  
133 rain wetə   51  
164 good wiə   1  
166 correct, true wiə good X  
81 sharp woi      
34 to cry woɣə   65  
17 liver wusə   31  
124 sea yamə   14  
69 to hunt word info yaɣyaɣ      
46 to see ye   14  
205 Nine word info ye-βot   20  
55 woman/female yekʷen   1, 106  
58 wife yekʷen   5, 52  
202 Six word info yeβe-se   33  
204 Eight word info yeβo-toi   5, 7  
203 Seven word info yeβo-ɣo   13  
31 tooth yiwo-k   1, 35  
63 name yo-k   66  
20 to know, be knowledgeable yoimeɣen   86  
167 night yokʷoŋ   1  
174 in, inside yonə   1, 72  
136 wind yoŋ   1, 77  
148 white yui   95  
196 to count yukʷ   1, 83  
35 to vomit   8  
170 when? word info ŋeie   1  
150 yellow ŋoŋo   9  
109 mosquito ŋoɣa      
112 rotten word info ŋʷoɣ   30?  
6 road/path ɣaia   1  
89 to hold word info ɣak      
194 how? word info ɣakmataiə      
163 new ɣakʷə   9  
32 tongue ɣamie-k   7, 14  
2 left ɣayawa   14  
41 to bite ɣaɣə   1  
101 to fly ɣaβə   14  
65 rope ɣie   25  
105 tail ɣio   1, 58  
108 louse word info ɣit   1  
12 skin ɣiti-k   1  
33 to laugh ɣiwə (<**riwa) 90  
90 to dig ɣiy   1  
37 to eat ɣon   1  
123 to flow ɣou   37  
44 to hear ɣoŋ   1  
4 leg/foot ɣoŋo-k   17  
66 to tie up, fasten ɣoŋə      
9 to swim ɣoɣ   5  
102 rat ɣusuwə   3  
132 fog ɣuβɣuβ   3  
83 to work word info ɣəkoβə      
179 near ɣəptoɣ   101  
104 fat/grease ɣəɣakə   39  
67 to sew word info βe      
199 Three word info βi-toi   1  
198 Two word info βi-ɣo   1  
200 Four word info βi-βot   1, 65  
197 One word info βise There are two forms of one in New Hebrides languages 1  
135 lightning βiyə   26  
88 to squeeze word info βiɣ   74  
137 to blow word info βiβ   5  
120 stone βot   1  
130 star βti   1  
30 mouth ᵑgo-k   7  

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