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Language: Vera'a (Vatrata)

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:
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      
83 to work word info      
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      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
119 earth/soil      
126 lake      
154 short word info      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
175 above      
176 below      
190 other      
192 and      
193 if      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
79 stick/wood weˀexi      
89 to hold word info ɣis      
123 to flow um      
137 to blow word info βere      
162 old word info xa-ˀewe      
166 correct, true xa-ˀenene straight    
169 year ˀe      
185 we word info ɣiⁿduo dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaⁿduo dl. excl.    
194 how? word info seβie      
16 intestines ˀine-k   1  
18 breast sisi-k   1  
22 to fear maˀaɣ   1  
23 blood ⁿdara-k   1  
37 to eat ɣenɣen   1  
40 to drink in   1  
41 to bite ɣara   1  
44 to hear roŋ   1  
45 eye maʔa-k   1  
48 to sleep miˀir   1  
60 father ˀama-k   1  
61 house imʷe   1  
71 to stab, pierce sis   1  
75 to die, be dead maˀ   1  
78 to cut, hack word info ˀar   1  
80 to split word info ˀar woro   1  
90 to dig ɣil   1  
97 bird men   1  
98 egg ˀili   1  
99 feather βili-men   1  
108 louse word info wuˀ   1  
109 mosquito nam   1  
114 leaf ⁿduⁿduɣi   1  
118 grass βilis   1  
120 stone βeˀ   1  
121 sand n-on   1  
129 moon βulo   1  
143 fire n-eβ   1  
149 red ɣa-meme·   1  
164 good wie   1  
165 bad, evil seˀ   1  
167 night kʷoŋ   1  
174 in, inside loloɣi   1  
177 this enei   1  
178 that ne   1  
184 he/she ⁿdie   1  
188 what? word info saβa   1  
189 who? word info ese   1  
198 Two word info βo-ruo   1  
199 Three word info βo-ˀol   1  
201 Five word info βe-lime   1  
183 thou enike   1, 17, 18  
187 they ⁿdire they 1, 25  
117 fruit wu-ˀenɣe   1, 26  
63 name so-k   1, 34  
43 ear ⁿdelŋo-k   1, 40  
6 road/path meˀe-sala   1, 43  
156 thin word info xa-miβinβin   1, 50  
128 sky miliɣ-nowu   1, 64  
136 wind laŋ   1, 77  
196 to count lukun   1, 83  
186 you kimi pl. 1, 13  
54 man/male ˀamʷan   1, 14  
182 I eno   1, 21, 22  
31 tooth lowo-k   1, 35  
170 when? word info maŋasa   1, 48  
200 Four word info βo-βeˀ   1, 65  
49 to lie down word info on sur   1, 71  
13 back word info kolo-k   10  
195 no, not itaɣ   10  
139 cold word info mamɣin   101  
179 near roβˀe   101  
140 dry word info mamasa   11  
148 white ɣakʷakʷaɣa   11  
153 big lowo   111  
77 to scratch word info kor   12  
106 snake mʷaˀa   12  
138 warm word info ɣa-ˀiˀin   12  
64 to say tektek   120  
152 small tiktik   121  
21 to think ⁿdoⁿdomia   13  
130 star womʷese   13  
203 Seven word info liβi-ruo   13  
1 hand ᵐbini-k   14  
2 left ɣala   14  
27 nose miⁿdi-k   14  
28 to breathe mʷomse   14  
101 to fly ɣaβa   14  
36 to spit ɣarmʷis < *kaʀat 'bite' + *musi 14, 82, 97  
8 to turn word info en ɣaβir   15  
191 all ⁿdol   15  
67 to sew word info susur   15, 59  
134 thunder laŋ-βarβara   15, 84  
88 to squeeze word info fiɣir   16  
155 long word info ɣa-ᵐbaraβ   16, 85  
4 leg/foot roŋo-k   17  
17 liver βara   17  
20 to know, be knowledgeable xalala   18  
112 rotten word info ⁿdor   19  
5 to walk βan   2  
145 smoke word info n-os   2  
115 root xoriɣi   2, 41  
52 to stand ˀiraka   2, 69  
59 mother βeβe-k   20  
202 Six word info liβi-ˀie   20  
205 Nine word info liβi-βaˀ   20  
39 to cook word info monoɣo   21  
7 to come βan ma   23, 1  
76 to live, be alive es   24  
105 tail ɣolo-ɣi   24  
42 to suck sis   25  
65 rope ɣaɣa   25  
74 to kill fus   26  
135 lightning βile   26  
12 skin βinˀi-k   28  
122 water word info ᵐbe   28  
102 rat ɣusuwo   3  
157 thick word info ɣa-mˀolˀol   3  
132 fog marav̈   3, 32  
181 where? word info aβie   3, 35  
125 salt nau   30  
26 hair word info βile-k   31  
160 painful, sick ruso   32  
116 flower ˀawas-ɣi   34  
131 cloud word info miliɣe   34  
141 wet ɣaⁿdou   35, 89, 91  
14 belly ˀaᵏpʷa-k   36  
104 fat/grease ɣariɣe   39  
53 person/human being amsar   4, 52  
11 dust uwus starts with /ʔ/ <*t 42  
25 neck ⁿdule-k   42  
29 to sniff, smell ᵐbuno   42  
124 sea naw   42  
142 heavy mamaβa   46  
9 to swim ɣorɣor   5  
56 child niˀi-k   5  
206 Ten word info saŋʷul   5  
3 right muʔuo   5, 37  
204 Eight word info liβi-ˀol   5, 7  
58 wife unu-k   51  
133 rain weⁿde   51  
15 bone siri-k   52  
111 fish mes   53  
95 to fall word info mʷes   57  
168 day maran   6  
127 woods/forest mʷoˀ   60?  
146 ash ˀuwus   63  
57 husband unu-k   65  
19 shoulder kʷaŋa-ᵐbini-k   66, 36  
10 dirty ᵏpʷuˀᵏpʷuˀo   67?  
34 to cry rara   68  
69 to hunt word info soksok   68  
30 mouth ŋara-k   7  
100 wing ɣaᵐbu-ɣi   7  
32 tongue ɣarmea-k   7, 14  
151 green ˀuˀuruxo   70  
51 to sit saɣ sur   72, 97  
96 dog tok English term only remembered. 73 L
147 black ɣakorkor   76  
66 to tie up, fasten ˀal   79  
35 to vomit luluo   8  
72 to hit word info ˀuˀ   8  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiɣᵐbiɣ   80  
158 narrow weˀeɣi   82  
180 far akʷit   85  
81 sharp xa-maˀas   87  
46 to see en   88  
24 head kʷiʔi-k   9  
144 to burn word info siŋ   9  
150 yellow ɣaŋaŋ   9  
163 new xa-ɣaraᵏpʷa   9  
197 One word info βowal   9  
55 woman/female reŋe   90  
94 to throw word info   93  
33 to laugh ᵐboro   95  
185 we word info kamam pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info ɣiⁿde pl. incl. I  
186 you kumuruo dl. x  
187 they ⁿduruo they (dual) x  

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