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Language: Wusi (Valui)

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:West Santo 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lima-ku   1  
2 left marau   2  
3 right tutuwa   57  
4 leg/foot hari-ku   73  
5 to walk ˀaleˀale   34  
6 road/path hala   1  
7 to come βe   77  
8 to turn word info poriˀɛni   109  
9 to swim loloho   8  
10 dirty loˀuloˀu   6  
11 dust puˀau   1?  
12 skin βinu-ku   28  
13 back word info tau-ku   12  
14 belly tia-ku   1  
15 bone hui-ku   52  
16 intestines tali-ku   76  
17 liver mʷapʷe-ku   7  
18 breast huhu-ku   1  
19 shoulder pʷili-ku   38  
20 to know, be knowledgeable pinihi   5  
21 to think tʳomi   13  
22 to fear mataˀu   1  
23 blood tʳae-ku   1  
24 head patu-ku   9  
25 neck tʳolo-ku   42  
26 hair word info βulu-ku   31  
27 nose malhu-ku   1, 56  
28 to breathe mahumahu   17  
29 to sniff, smell ᵐbona-rone   42  
30 mouth lon ᵐbwa-ku   1, 81  
31 tooth utʳu-ku   18  
32 tongue mimi-ku   7, 41  
33 to laugh uru   13  
34 to cry kehi   62  
35 to vomit lulua   8  
36 to spit loto   37  
37 to eat ˀanˀane   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info matʳa   78  
40 to drink koko   54  
41 to bite βitiˀi      
42 to suck      
43 ear tʳalna-ku   1, 40  
44 to hear rone   1, 59  
45 eye mata-ku   1  
46 to see ile   18  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep nunura   91  
49 to lie down word info nura   72  
50 to dream      
51 to sit hariˀi   115  
52 to stand turhaˀa   2, 69, 82  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male tautʳu   22, 85  
55 woman/female laβina   1, 73  
56 child matu-ku   5, 47  
57 husband naˀtautʳu   18, 40  
58 wife laβina ihi-ku   5, 96  
59 mother pui-ku   54  
60 father tama-ku   1  
61 house βanua   7  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-ˀehe-ku   1, 66  
64 to say were   30  
65 rope ahi   58  
66 to tie up, fasten hopʷe   32?  
67 to sew word info turui   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info ruˀupʷopo      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce tˢinei      
72 to hit word info apoti   91  
73 to steal      
74 to kill βitiˀi      
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info aroβi   1, 87  
78 to cut, hack word info tere   1  
79 stick/wood ˀau   1  
80 to split word info pilai      
81 sharp mʷa&ate   1  
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 βirihi   16  
89 to hold word info kawi   3  
90 to dig keli   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info pəleˀɛn   86  
95 to fall word info tˢoβi   13  
96 dog woi < PNCV *boe "pig" 74  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg toli-toa   1  
99 feather aβano      
100 wing apau-na   7  
101 to fly hala   31  
102 rat ˀariβi   18  
103 meat/flesh popo      
104 fat/grease pohi      
105 tail βutʳi-na   30  
106 snake mʷarita   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info ˀutu   1  
109 mosquito βuβu   83  
110 spider      
111 fish matˢi   53  
112 rotten word info nuti   92  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf ˀulunaˀau   45  
115 root ˀari naˀau   2, 43  
116 flower βiran naˀau   35  
117 fruit wananaˀau   1, 26  
118 grass palihi   1, 81  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone hula   19  
121 sand βuhiβuhi   77  
122 water word info tʳanu   1  
123 to flow wura   31  
124 sea tahi   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest worowona   7?  
128 sky toloni   1, 61  
129 moon pahiˀa   6  
130 star βitiu   1  
131 cloud word info tʳotʳo   90  
132 fog      
133 rain na-uha   1  
134 thunder pʷirini   80  
135 lightning βileˀi   26  
136 wind laŋi   1, 77  
137 to blow word info huwi   62  
138 warm word info mʷamʷamʷa   96  
139 cold word info mariprip   113  
140 dry word info koru   29  
141 wet luluhi   95  
142 heavy puruna   75  
143 fire ap kara   19  
144 to burn word info hului   4  
145 smoke word info na-ˀaho   2  
146 ash maiaβo   1, 54  
147 black lo   40  
148 white hulu   89, 90  
149 red kara   53  
150 yellow mʷatˢina   71  
151 green etˢa   8  
152 small kile   103  
153 big hue *suei 103  
154 short word info      
155 long word info paraβu   16, 85  
156 thin word info tʳaβinβinu   1  
157 thick word info porotuˀa      
158 narrow kile      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick rotˢo   32  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info warehe   123  
163 new tarat   58  
164 good mʷaʔu   121  
165 bad, evil βakol      
166 correct, true tatoˀolo      
167 night poni   1  
168 day ran   6  
169 year taun   1  
170 when? word info eniha   1, 41  
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 βeako      
182 I nau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niko   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she nie   1, 6  
185 we word info ite pl. incl. 1  
185 we word info kamai pl. excl. E43  
185 we word info iterua dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamairua dl. excl.    
186 you kamiu pl. 1, 13  
186 you kamiurua dl. x  
187 they ire they 1, 70  
187 they irerua they (dual) x  
188 what? word info nahaβa   1  
189 who? word info ihe   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count heβi   70  
197 One word info ehe   1  
198 Two word info βua   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
200 Four word info βati   1, 65  
201 Five word info lima   1  
202 Six word info lima-raβe   35  
203 Seven word info raβe-rua   13  
204 Eight word info rap-tol   5, 7  
205 Nine word info ra-pati   20  
206 Ten word info hanaβulu   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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