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Language: Efate, North (Siviri)

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:Central Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand n-aru-ŋu   54  
2 left mauri   1, 59  
3 right matua   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-tua   95  
5 to walk surata   102  
6 road/path na-pua   5  
7 to come umai   1  
8 to turn word info toa   105  
9 to swim loloso   8  
10 dirty loa black 6  
11 dust na-mota   27  
12 skin na-wili   81  
13 back word info na-mʷaru-ŋ   35  
14 belly na-pʷele   12  
15 bone na-fatu   38  
16 intestines na-marita   15  
17 liver ⁿdalkap   12  
18 breast susu   1  
18 breast momo   30  
19 shoulder na-pau   65?  
20 to know, be knowledgeable atae   35  
21 to think mitoro   13, 72  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood n-da   1  
24 head na-pʷau-ŋ   14  
25 neck na-noa-ŋu   18  
26 hair word info na-luŋ   31  
27 nose na-ŋisu-ŋ   27  
28 to breathe marumaru   12  
29 to sniff, smell napʷo   42  
30 mouth na-ŋole-ŋu   80, 82  
31 tooth na-pati-ŋ   6  
32 tongue na-mena   7, 40  
33 to laugh muru   94  
34 to cry kai   57  
35 to vomit lua   8  
36 to spit taniu   85  
37 to eat ŋanikani   1, 12  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info ma·so   19, 82  
40 to drink munu   1, 49  
41 to bite kati   1, 55  
42 to suck      
43 ear na-daliŋa   1, 40  
44 to hear takitoroŋo   1  
45 eye na-mata-ŋu   1  
46 to see punusi   11  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info maturu   37  
50 to dream      
51 to sit tasake   72  
52 to stand tuleana   56  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male na-noai   80  
55 woman/female na-ŋoroi   84  
56 child natu-na   5  
57 husband marikaŋu   68  
58 wife naŋoroi   48  
59 mother bila-na   22  
60 father tama-na   1  
61 house na-suma   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-ŋisa-na   1, 36  
64 to say noae   112  
65 rope na-tali   1  
66 to tie up, fasten soli   57  
67 to sew word info turia   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce furia      
72 to hit word info pʷokati      
73 to steal      
74 to kill pʷokati      
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info karukaru   44  
78 to cut, hack word info tae   1  
79 stick/wood na-kau   1  
80 to split word info pʷorae   1  
81 sharp makale   14, 79, 81  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info nawosiana   92  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info tape   108  
90 to dig fesi      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info natia   75  
95 to fall word info towo   13  
96 dog koria   7, 79  
97 bird ma·nu   1  
98 egg atolu   1  
99 feather na mau   6  
100 wing na-lfaru-na   61  
101 to fly tiri   40  
102 rat kusue   3  
103 meat/flesh na-pʷokasi   15, 79  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail na-pue-na   11  
106 snake ma·ta   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito na·mu   1  
110 spider      
111 fish na-ik   1  
112 rotten word info matara   19  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf na-wulu   45  
115 root na-koa   2, 41, 42  
116 flower na-puŋma   1, a  
117 fruit na-wa   1, 26  
118 grass na-mʷanao   31  
119 earth/soil na-tano   1  
120 stone fatu   1  
121 sand na-woraen   1, 75  
122 water word info no-ai   2  
123 to flow sara   33  
124 sea na-tasi   1  
125 salt      
126 lake na-mu·      
127 woods/forest na-mitiˀan   78  
128 sky na-malopa      
129 moon at-laŋ   8  
130 star mʷasoe   13  
131 cloud word info na-purau   98  
132 fog      
133 rain usa   1  
134 thunder tafae   42  
135 lightning na-fila   26  
136 wind na-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info sui   62  
138 warm word info fifitinu   12, 94  
139 cold word info mala·ti   45, 111  
140 dry word info ŋaraŋara   29  
141 wet memeu   36  
142 heavy mataŋa   32  
143 fire na-kapu   19  
144 to burn word info tukuni   7?  
145 smoke word info n-asua   2  
146 ash n-danoap   1, 26  
147 black loa   40  
148 white tare   12  
149 red miala   1, 55  
150 yellow numumunu   33  
151 green malakesi   8, 43  
152 small ki·ki   78  
153 big warua   45  
154 short word info      
155 long word info afareo   16, 85  
156 thin word info manifenife   1  
157 thick word info matulu   3  
158 narrow ki·ki small 34  
159 wide      
160 painful, sick masaki   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info tuai   1, 35  
163 new fau   1, 46  
164 good pia   1  
165 bad, evil sa·   1  
166 correct, true pʷia good    
167 night po·ŋi   1  
168 day n-aleati   1, 18  
169 year na-tau   1  
170 when? word info seferaŋi   56, 57  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside ekupu   39  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this teawaia   63  
178 that tea      
179 near malatiŋ   14  
180 far ufea   66  
181 where? word info esafa   3, 35, 79  
182 I kinau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou ni·ŋo   1, 17  
184 he/she nae   1, 6, 29  
185 we word info niŋita pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kinami pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info niŋita dl. incl.    
185 we word info kinami dl. excl.    
186 you nimu pl. 24  
186 you nimu dl. x  
187 they na·ra they 1, 33  
187 they na·ra they (dual) x  
188 what? word info na-saβa   1  
189 who? word info sei   1  
190 other teapʷota   38  
191 all mamʷau   81  
192 and ŋo   12  
193 if kupe      
194 how? word info takana   a  
195 no, not -ta-   4  
196 to count pefe   70  
197 One word info sikai   42  
198 Two word info tua   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
200 Four word info pati   1, 65  
201 Five word info lima   1  
202 Six word info latesa   20  
203 Seven word info la-rua   13  
204 Eight word info la-tolu   5, 7  
205 Nine word info lo-feti   20  
206 Ten word info rualima   4  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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