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Language: Tanna, North

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:South Vanuatu:Tanna 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ne-lma-k   1  
2 left mawul   1, 59  
3 right maⁿdip   53?  
4 leg/foot na-lka-k   9  
5 to walk -aliwuk   97  
6 road/path suaⁿdəp   6?  
7 to come -ua   24  
8 to turn word info -arair   18  
9 to swim -aiŋ   24  
10 dirty tamkənmək   14  
11 dust mawulwul   8  
12 skin nə-βi-k   28  
13 back word info mʷaⁿda-k   35  
14 belly na·napə-k   78  
15 bone nə-kəlkəli-k   7  
16 intestines ni-sŋa-k   1, 57  
17 liver na-ŋanmaᵐbʷə-k   4, 7  
18 breast na-ha-k   49  
19 shoulder nu-eŋa-k   62  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -itun      
21 to think -atæliŋin   19  
22 to fear -akanaŋən   60  
23 blood ⁿda-k   1  
24 head rak kaᵐba   17  
25 neck nekitau   107  
26 hair word info n-a·nu-k   59  
27 nose ᵐbaŋ-na#a-k   12, 68  
28 to breathe -ameiŋ   73  
29 to sniff, smell -aᵐpiaβen   73  
30 mouth no-l̥i-k   76  
31 tooth ne-βla-k   41?  
32 tongue na-mæ-k   7  
33 to laugh -alah   97  
34 to cry -æsək   33  
35 to vomit -eoa   8  
36 to spit -aŋah   14, 83  
37 to eat -un   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info tamaᵐba   86, 100?  
40 to drink -anəm   1, 34  
41 to bite -us   31  
42 to suck -amʷah   21, 57  
43 ear ma-ⁿdalŋa-k   1, 44  
44 to hear -ætau   56  
45 eye na-mta-k   1  
46 to see -am̥   80  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -aᵐbʷəl   11  
49 to lie down word info -amæl̥   8  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -aᵐbʷalah   86  
52 to stand -ætul   2, 69  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male etman   1, 14  
55 woman/female pætan   94  
56 child neti-k   5  
57 husband etman   17  
58 wife pætan   5, 58  
59 mother mama Address term 5  
60 father təmʷe-k   1  
61 house ni-mʷa   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-rŋa-k   40  
64 to say -an   104  
65 rope na-wul   62  
66 to tie up, fasten -alis   75  
67 to sew word info -al̥   67  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -wəmærupʷən      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -aru   75  
72 to hit word info -oh   85  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -ahamnu   78  
75 to die, be dead -məs   1  
76 to live, be alive -ameŋah   61  
77 to scratch word info -ak   13  
78 to cut, hack word info -ete      
79 stick/wood n-əŋ   1, 26  
80 to split word info -an̥təp      
81 sharp tasila   19  
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 -eβar   90  
89 to hold word info -os   46  
90 to dig -il   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -atəpʷiŋ      
95 to fall word info -orin   99  
96 dog kuri   7 L
97 bird mæniŋmən   1  
98 egg no-nal̥e-mæniŋ   5, 57  
99 feather mʷəmei   1  
100 wing nə-mʷalmʷali-n   66  
101 to fly -iŋ   1?  
102 rat kahap   3  
103 meat/flesh nəwaŋ̥ən   16  
104 fat/grease ne-luaik      
105 tail ni-ᵐbikə-n   1, 31  
106 snake taŋalua   14  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kəŋət   1, 27, 29  
109 mosquito kəmaŋ   1  
110 spider      
111 fish nom   51  
112 rotten word info tamamnamʷet   92  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf nə-mʷali-nəŋ   30  
115 root n-okən nəŋ   2  
116 flower n-aŋʷœ-nəŋ   1  
117 fruit na·-nəŋ      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil nap-tæn   1, 34  
120 stone kaᵐbiel   6  
121 sand maklakəl   30  
122 water word info na-hau   2  
123 to flow -aiah   57  
124 sea n-dahai   1  
125 salt nə-ŋam   44  
126 lake nahaumaniŋ      
127 woods/forest lapən      
128 sky nanəmahan      
129 moon mawuŋ   52  
130 star mʷoho   13  
131 cloud word info na-pua   16  
132 fog no-ⁿdop   3, 68  
133 rain nu-w̥an   1  
134 thunder yohor   86  
135 lightning no-raiᵐbəten   78?  
136 wind mætaŋ   1, 66  
137 to blow word info -ep   61?  
138 warm word info tarion   1, 98  
139 cold word info tetaᵐp   109  
140 dry word info tamiaŋ      
141 wet tapʷelek   13  
142 heavy te*biŋam   30  
143 fire nə-ŋam   40  
144 to burn word info -uan   83  
145 smoke word info a-ahaniem      
146 ash næ-mtap   67, 71  
147 black taᵐbən   9  
148 white təruwun   103  
149 red tasia      
150 yellow tauya      
151 green tamyeməta      
152 small takaku   104?  
153 big yaŋ̥in      
154 short word info      
155 long word info kayiᵐpamah   14  
156 thin word info taŋeŋe      
157 thick word info təpʷək      
158 narrow takaku small    
159 wide      
160 painful, sick misaŋ      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info nata·s      
163 new natui   10  
164 good tæwər      
165 bad, evil tærat      
166 correct, true tetauntip straight    
167 night laᵐbən   1  
168 day nian      
169 year n-up      
170 when? word info naŋahan   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 hia   34  
182 I io   1, 21  
183 thou ik   1, 17  
184 he/she in   1, 66  
185 we word info kitah pl. incl. I  
185 we word info itmat pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kil̥o dl. incl.    
185 we word info itl̥o dl. excl.    
186 you itamʷat pl. 1, 13, 46, 47  
186 you itəmlo dl. x  
187 they ilat they    
187 they illo they (dual) x  
188 what? word info nara      
189 who? word info ᵐpa   1, 42, 61  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count -afin   26  
197 One word info kičiah   80  
198 Two word info ka-iu   1  
199 Three word info kəsəl   1  
200 Four word info kə-wet   1, 65 ?  
201 Five word info kariləm   14, 1  
202 Six word info kariləm kəčiyah      
203 Seven word info kariləm kaiu   15  
204 Eight word info kariləm kəsəl   19  
205 Nine word info kariləm kəwet   16  
206 Ten word info kariləm kariləm   19  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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