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Language: Efate, North (Pwele)

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:
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
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      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
116 flower      
125 salt      
126 lake      
132 fog      
154 short word info      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
193 if      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
20 to know, be knowledgeable atae   35  
129 moon ate-laŋi   8  
98 egg atolu   1  
128 sky elaŋi   1  
181 where? word info esafa   3, 35, 79  
195 no, not eta·   4  
120 stone fa·tu   1  
163 new fa·u   1  
138 warm word info fitinu   12, 94  
58 wife ftarik kana   50  
34 to cry kai   57  
37 to eat kanikani   1  
77 to scratch word info karuti   44  
41 to bite kati   1, 55  
90 to dig kili   1  
185 we word info kinami pl. excl. E42  
182 I kinau   1, 21, 22  
152 small ki·ki   78  
158 narrow ki·ki small 34  
96 dog kori·a   7, 79  
102 rat kusue   3  
108 louse word info ku·tu   1  
203 Seven word info la-rua   13  
204 Eight word info la-tolu   5, 7  
153 big lapa   10, 83  
202 Six word info latesa   20  
201 Five word info li·ma   1  
205 Nine word info lo-feti   20  
10 dirty loa black 6  
147 black loa   40  
9 to swim loloso   8  
35 to vomit lua   8  
206 Ten word info lualima   4  
81 sharp makali   14, 79, 81  
151 green malakesa   8, 43  
179 near malati·ŋi   14  
139 cold word info mala·ri   45  
156 thin word info manifenife   1  
142 heavy maraŋa   32  
74 to kill mari-punue   60, 1  
57 husband marik   68  
28 to breathe maroma·ro   12  
160 painful, sick masaki   1  
130 star masoe   13  
22 to fear mataku   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
157 thick word info matolu   3  
3 right matua   5, 37  
162 old word info matua   1  
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info maturu   37  
2 left mauri   1, 59  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
60 father ma·ma Address term 1, 10  
97 bird ma·nu   1  
112 rotten word info ma·ra   50  
39 to cook word info ma·so   19, 82  
141 wet memeu   36  
149 red miala   1, 55  
21 to think mitotoa   13, 72  
40 to drink munu   1, 49  
33 to laugh muru   94  
106 snake mʷa·ta   12  
88 to squeeze word info mʷoli   36  
150 yellow mʷonomʷono   33  
168 day n-aleatia   1, 18  
1 hand n-aru-na   54  
145 smoke word info n-a·sua   2  
104 fat/grease n-dafarefare   93  
23 blood na-da   1  
17 liver na-danikabu   12  
15 bone na-fatu   38  
135 lightning na-fila   26  
111 fish na-ik   1  
143 fire na-kapu   19  
79 stick/wood na-kau   1  
115 root na-koa   2, 41, 42  
136 wind na-laŋi   1, 77  
100 wing na-lifaru-na   61  
26 hair word info na-lulu-ma   61  
16 intestines na-marita   15  
45 eye na-mata   1  
32 tongue na-mena   7, 40  
127 woods/forest na-mitiˀan   78  
11 dust na-mo·ta   27  
13 back word info na-mʷaru-na   35  
99 feather na-mʷau   6  
146 ash na-mʷelefara   57  
118 grass na-mʷenau   31  
25 neck na-noa   18  
54 man/male na-noai   80  
31 tooth na-pati   6  
19 shoulder na-pau-na   65?  
6 road/path na-pua   5  
105 tail na-pue   11  
24 head na-pʷau-na   14  
14 belly na-pʷele-na   12  
103 meat/flesh na-pʷokasi   15, 79  
188 what? word info na-safa   1  
131 cloud word info na-soko   99  
61 house na-suma   1  
18 breast na-susu   1  
65 rope na-tali   1  
43 ear na-taliŋa   1  
119 earth/soil na-tano   1  
124 sea na-tasi   1  
169 year na-tau   1  
4 leg/foot na-tua-na   95  
114 leaf na-ulu-na   45  
117 fruit na-wa·   1, 26  
12 skin na-wili   1, 81  
121 sand na-worauni   1, 75  
63 name na-ŋisa   1, 36  
30 mouth na-ŋole   80, 82  
55 woman/female na-ŋoroi   84  
27 nose na-ŋsu-ma   27  
53 person/human being natamo·i   4, 7  
94 to throw word info nati   75  
56 child natu-na   5  
83 to work word info nawosiana   91  
184 he/she na·e   1, 6  
109 mosquito na·mu   1  
187 they na·ra they 1, 33  
186 you nimu pl. 24  
183 thou ni·ŋu   1, 17, 18  
185 we word info niŋira pl. incl. I  
122 water word info no-ai   2  
64 to say noa   112  
155 long word info parau   16, 85  
200 Four word info pa·ti   1, 65  
196 to count pefe·fe   70  
46 to see punusi   11  
164 good pʷia   1  
166 correct, true pʷia good    
80 to split word info pʷorae   1  
167 night pʷo·ŋi   1  
44 to hear roŋo   1  
165 bad, evil sa   1  
123 to flow sara   33  
189 who? word info sei   1  
170 when? word info seβera·ŋi   56, 57  
197 One word info sikai   42  
66 to tie up, fasten soli   57  
137 to blow word info sui   62  
5 to walk surata   102  
78 to cut, hack word info tae   1  
71 to stab, pierce takani      
194 how? word info tapalesafa   58, 81  
89 to hold word info tape   108  
36 to spit ta·niu   85  
148 white ta·re   12  
51 to sit ta·sake   72  
34 to cry taŋi   1  
191 all te mamau   81  
178 that teawanae   45  
177 this teawaya   63  
190 other te·pota   38  
59 mother te·te Address term 44  
42 to suck timili   50, 56  
72 to hit word info tipʷa   92  
101 to fly tiri   40  
8 to turn word info toa   105  
134 thunder tofae   42  
144 to burn word info tokoni   7?  
51 to sit tokotano   80, 105  
199 Three word info to·lu   1  
95 to fall word info to·wo   13  
29 to sniff, smell toŋo   62  
162 old word info tuai   1, 35  
52 to stand tuleana   56  
198 Two word info tu·a   1  
67 to sew word info tu·ri   13  
180 far ufea *upea 66  
7 to come umai   1  
133 rain u·sa   1  
153 big warua   45  
140 dry word info ŋaraŋara   29  
192 and ŋo   12  

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