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Language: Vurës (Mosina)

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:
1 hand pini-k   14  
2 left ɣala   14  
3 right moto   5, 37  
4 leg/foot roŋoɣi   17  
5 to walk βan kilkil   2  
6 road/path mete-sal   1, 43  
7 to come βan me   23, 1  
8 to turn word info turis   46?  
9 to swim suβsuβ   12  
10 dirty ᵏpʷolo   67  
11 dust tan wowo   1, 50  
12 skin βintiɣi   28  
13 back word info keleɣi   10  
14 belly toᵏpʷo-k   36  
15 bone suruɣi   52  
16 intestines pulteɣi   29  
17 liver βoro-k   17  
18 breast susu-k   1  
19 shoulder teᵏpʷeŋ-pini-k   36, 66  
20 to know, be knowledgeable alal should be /ɣalal/ 18  
21 to think nunum actually <*dodomi 13  
22 to fear ᵏpʷeneɣ   32  
23 blood noro-k   1  
24 head ᵏpʷutu-k   9  
25 neck nolo-k   42  
26 hair word info βulu-k   31  
27 nose munu-k   14  
28 to breathe mʷopse   14  
29 to sniff, smell peneɣi   42  
30 mouth βolo-k   42  
31 tooth lowo-k   1, 35  
32 tongue ɣarmi-k   7, 14  
33 to laugh ᵏpʷor   95  
34 to cry teŋ   1  
35 to vomit lœlo   8  
36 to spit ɣarmus < *kaʀat 'bite' + *musi 14, 82, 97  
37 to eat ɣenɣen   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info ɣa-monoɣ   21  
40 to drink süm   52  
41 to bite ɣar   1  
42 to suck sus   25  
43 ear ᵏpʷoro-k   16  
44 to hear roŋte   1  
45 eye moto-k   1  
46 to see el   14  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep mʷoβut   15  
49 to lie down word info on sur   1, 71  
50 to dream      
51 to sit saɣ sur   72, 97  
52 to stand turkal   2, 69  
53 person/human being taŋsar   4, 52  
54 man/male atmen   1, 14  
55 woman/female reᵏpʷe   78  
56 child nutu-k   5  
57 husband ɣunu-k   65  
58 wife ɣunu-k   51  
59 mother retno-k   1, 47  
60 father tomo-k   1  
61 house oiŋ   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name oso-k   1  
64 to say ɣat   114  
65 rope ɣa   25  
66 to tie up, fasten βiris   76  
67 to sew word info sususur   15, 59  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info soksok   68  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce es   34  
72 to hit word info tut   8  
73 to steal      
74 to kill βus   26  
75 to die, be dead mat   1  
76 to live, be alive ɣais   24  
77 to scratch word info kor   12  
78 to cut, hack word info tar   1  
79 stick/wood rekeᵑke   1, 25, 26  
80 to split word info tar wor   1  
81 sharp ɣa-ɣeɣen   14  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info weweiɣ      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info ɣeβir   74  
89 to hold word info tur   35  
90 to dig ɣil   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info βiβir   30  
95 to fall word info mʷos   57  
96 dog tok English term only remembered. 73 L
97 bird mʷon   1  
98 egg wese-ɣi   69  
99 feather βuluɣi   1  
100 wing ɣapu-ɣi   7  
101 to fly ɣaβ   14  
102 rat ɣosou   3  
103 meat/flesh βusɣoɣi   10  
104 fat/grease ɣotutup      
105 tail ɣolu-ɣi   24  
106 snake mʷat   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info wut   1  
109 mosquito nom   1  
110 spider      
111 fish o-iɣ   1  
112 rotten word info ɣa-nor   19  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf nono-ɣi      
115 root mʷalsiɣi      
116 flower tawaɣasiw   34  
117 fruit we-ɣi   1, 26  
118 grass βilis   1  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
120 stone βot   1  
121 sand on   1  
122 water word info pe   28  
123 to flow sal   38  
124 sea nau   42  
125 salt nau   30  
126 lake olaᵐpe      
127 woods/forest womʷut   60  
128 sky meleɣ cloud? 1, 64  
129 moon wol   1  
130 star we-mʷese   13  
131 cloud word info meliɣ   34  
132 fog miw      
133 rain wen   51  
134 thunder mʷon   37  
135 lightning βel   26  
136 wind leŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info   4  
138 warm word info ɣœ-tütütün   12  
139 cold word info mamiɣin   101  
140 dry word info ɣa-mamas   11  
141 wet ɣanou   35, 89, 91  
142 heavy ɣa-mamaβ   46  
143 fire o-eβ   1  
144 to burn word info sul   4  
145 smoke word info o-is   2  
146 ash wowo   62  
147 black ɣakorkor   76  
148 white ɣaᵏpʷaɣ   11  
149 red ɣa-meme   1  
150 yellow ɣaŋaŋ   9  
151 green ɣa-tortoroɣ   70  
152 small suntuɣi      
153 big ɣa-lowo   111  
154 short word info      
155 long word info ɣaelβeˀ      
156 thin word info ɣa-miβinβin   1, 50  
157 thick word info ɣa-motultul   3  
158 narrow ɣa-kokos   26?  
159 wide      
160 painful, sick ɣa-los   32?  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info musuɣi   1, 118  
163 new ɣa-ɣaraᵏpʷ   9  
164 good ɣa-we   1  
165 bad, evil ɣa-tise   1, 99  
166 correct, true ɣauwe      
167 night ᵏpʷoŋ   1  
168 day meren   6  
169 year to   1  
170 when? word info naŋis   1, 43  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside loloɣi   1  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this lile      
178 that lakil      
179 near ripte   101  
180 far aᵏpʷit   85  
181 where? word info eβe   3, 35  
182 I eno   1, 21, 22  
183 thou enik   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she eni   1, 6  
185 we word info enin pl. incl. I  
185 we word info ekemem pl. excl. E  
185 we word info ninru dl. incl.    
185 we word info kememru dl. excl.    
186 you ekimi pl. 1, 13  
186 you kumuru dl. x  
187 they enir they 1, 33  
187 they niroro they (dual) x  
188 what? word info o-saβ   1  
189 who? word info ese   1  
190 other tuar-ɣi   61  
191 all nœl   15, 85  
192 and wo   56  
193 if si   76  
194 how? word info temek eβe      
195 no, not onem      
196 to count luw   81  
197 One word info tawal   9  
198 Two word info ni-ro   1  
199 Three word info ni-tul   1  
200 Four word info ni-βet   1, 65  
201 Five word info teβe-lim   1  
202 Six word info leβe-te   20  
203 Seven word info luβu-ru   13  
204 Eight word info luβu-tul   5, 7  
205 Nine word info luβu-βet   20  
206 Ten word info saŋʷul   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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