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Language: Akei (Tasiriki)

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-ku   2  
3 right matua-ku   5, 37  
4 leg/foot sali-ku   73  
5 to walk      
6 road/path sala   1  
7 to come mae   1  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim loloso   8  
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin uruˀuri-ku   1, 80  
13 back word info lalaˀo-ku   134  
14 belly pane-ku   76  
15 bone sui-ku   52  
16 intestines      
17 liver ma·pe   7  
18 breast susu-ku   1  
19 shoulder pili-ku   38  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood kae-ku   1  
24 head ᵐbatu-ku   9  
25 neck una-ku   105  
26 hair word info wulu-ku   31  
27 nose nansu-ku   1, 57  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell masunia   80  
30 mouth čino-ku   55, 73  
31 tooth ako-ku   42  
32 tongue meme-ku   7, 41  
33 to laugh mana   51  
34 to cry tani   1  
35 to vomit luluɔ   8  
36 to spit loto   37  
37 to eat ˀaniˀani   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info ta metˢo   19, 82  
40 to drink      
41 to bite atia   1, 55  
42 to suck      
43 ear kalna-ku   1, 41  
44 to hear rono   1, 59  
45 eye mata-ku   1  
46 to see lɛsia   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep noro   91  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
51 to sit soˀi   114  
51 to sit sakɛle   118, 96  
52 to stand turi   2, 69  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male takuni   95  
55 woman/female pita   77  
56 child natu-ku   5  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother aβei   20  
60 father tama-ku   1  
61 house ima   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name itˢa-ku   1, 66  
64 to say      
65 rope asi   58  
66 to tie up, fasten pɛsia asi   32  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info nakia   97  
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
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      
89 to hold word info karia   3  
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info tˢoβi   13  
96 dog βiriu   7, 75, 77, 80  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg sile-to   56  
99 feather      
100 wing paupaui manu   7  
101 to fly sale   31  
102 rat aliβi   18  
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail βiki-   30  
106 snake mata   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info utu   1  
109 mosquito muˀi   1, 80  
110 spider      
111 fish mati   53  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rau ileβu   1  
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil one   35  
120 stone sule   19  
121 sand wusiwusi   77  
122 water word info ai   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea      
125 salt tasi   20  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky      
129 moon βula   1  
130 star matˢoe   13  
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain wusa   1  
134 thunder pilin   80  
135 lightning βelesi      
136 wind lani   1, 77  
137 to blow word info sisia aᵐbu   60  
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
140 dry word info kɛre   29  
141 wet mɛmeˀa   36  
142 heavy ᵐbuˀɛti   73  
143 fire aᵐbu   19  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info asui aᵐbu   2  
146 ash patui-aβu   1, 52  
147 black βiriβiri   29  
148 white lulu   89, 91  
149 red haˀara   53  
150 yellow anoˀa   9, 78  
151 green      
152 small liˀiliˀi   1  
153 big wina   105  
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick tatˢalo   35  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
164 good paniˀi   119  
165 bad, evil teteˀi   104  
166 correct, true      
167 night taponi   1, 67  
168 day      
169 year ataˀuni   1  
170 when? word info naβisa   1, 43?  
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      
182 I inau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niko   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she nia   1, 6  
185 we word info nika pl. incl. I46, I47  
185 we word info komamu pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info nikarua dl. incl.    
185 we word info komarua dl. excl.    
186 you komimu pl. 1, 13, 33  
186 you kumirua dl. x  
187 they nira they 1, 33  
187 they nirarua they (dual) x  
188 what? word info saβa   1  
189 who? word info sei   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info moˀɛse   1  
198 Two word info mo-rua   1  
199 Three word info mo-tolu   1  
200 Four word info mo-βati   1, 65  
201 Five word info mo-lima   1  
202 Six word info haˀese   33  
203 Seven word info raβaˀa-rua   13  
204 Eight word info raβaˀa-tolu   5, 7  
205 Nine word info raβaˀa-βati   20  
206 Ten word info sanaβulu   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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