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Language: Efate, North (Woraviu)

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 mawiri   1, 59  
3 right matua   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-tua-ŋu   95  
5 to walk surata   102  
6 road/path na-ᵐbua   5  
7 to come umai   1  
8 to turn word info maraⁿdoa   105  
9 to swim loloso   8  
9 to swim aβa   39?  
10 dirty meremere   2  
11 dust na-tano-aβu   1, 44  
12 skin na-wili-ŋu   1  
13 back word info na-mʷaᵑdu-ŋu   35  
14 belly na-pʷele-ŋu   12  
15 bone na-βatu-ŋu   38  
16 intestines      
17 liver na-likapu   12  
18 breast na-susu   1  
19 shoulder pau-ŋu   65?  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ataea   35  
21 to think miⁿdoⁿdoa   13, 72  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood na-ⁿda-ŋu   1  
24 head na-ᵐbʷau-ŋ   14  
25 neck na-kauⁿdaleo   42, 103  
26 hair word info na-lolu-ŋu   61  
27 nose na-ŋisu-ŋu   27  
28 to breathe soβasoβa   35  
29 to sniff, smell naⁿdamʷo   81  
30 mouth na-ŋole-ŋu   80, 82  
31 tooth na-ᵐbati-ŋu   6  
32 tongue na-mena-ŋu   7, 40  
33 to laugh muru   94  
34 to cry ⁿdaŋi   1  
34 to cry raŋi   1  
35 to vomit lua   8  
36 to spit puβurai   35  
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 katia   1, 55  
42 to suck ⁿdomia   50  
43 ear na-ⁿdaliŋa-ŋu   1, 40  
44 to hear ⁿdoŋoe   1  
44 to hear roŋoe   1  
45 eye na-mata-ŋu   1  
46 to see punusia   11  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info maturu   37  
50 to dream      
51 to sit sasake   72  
52 to stand ⁿduleana   56  
53 person/human being nae   58  
54 man/male na-noai   80  
55 woman/female na-ŋoroi   84  
56 child natu-ŋu   5  
57 husband anatuna      
58 wife anaŋoroi   48  
59 mother ᵐbʷila-ŋu   22  
60 father tama-ŋu   1  
61 house na-sumʷa   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-ŋisa-ŋu   1, 36  
64 to say noae   112  
65 rope na-tali   1  
66 to tie up, fasten solia   57  
67 to sew word info ⁿduria   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info kolikoli      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce lawoe   79  
72 to hit word info ⁿdipʷae   92  
73 to steal      
74 to kill meri-punu   60, 1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info karoe   1  
78 to cut, hack word info ⁿdaea   1  
79 stick/wood na-kau   1  
80 to split word info porae   1  
81 sharp makali   14, 79, 81  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info pʷosiwosi   91  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info mʷimʷia      
89 to hold word info liko   90  
90 to dig -kilikili   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info naⁿdiki   75  
95 to fall word info ⁿdowo   13  
96 dog koria   7, 79  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg atolu   1  
99 feather na-mʷau-na   6  
100 wing na-βaru-na   61  
101 to fly ⁿdiri   40  
101 to fly riri   40  
102 rat kusue   3  
103 meat/flesh na-ᵐpʷokasi   15, 79  
104 fat/grease na-muta   72  
105 tail na-ᵐpue-na   11  
106 snake mʷata   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
110 spider      
111 fish na-ik   1  
112 rotten word info maⁿdaⁿda   50  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf na-likau   49  
115 root na-koa   2, 41, 42  
116 flower na-βumʷana   1, a  
117 fruit na-wa   1, 26  
118 grass na-mʷenau   31  
119 earth/soil na-tano   1  
120 stone βatu   1  
121 sand na-woraone   1, 75  
122 water word info no-ai   2  
123 to flow sara   33  
124 sea na-tasi   1  
125 salt na-tasi   20  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest na-mitiˀan   78  
128 sky na-koro-atelaŋi      
129 moon ate-laŋi   8  
130 star mʷasoe   13  
131 cloud word info na-mʷaraβu   32?  
132 fog      
133 rain usa   1  
134 thunder toβae   42  
135 lightning na-βila   26  
136 wind na-laŋi   1, 77  
137 to blow word info sui   62  
138 warm word info piβitunu   12, 94  
139 cold word info mamalaⁿdi   45  
140 dry word info ŋaraŋara   29  
141 wet memeu   36  
142 heavy maⁿdaŋa   32  
143 fire na-kapu   19  
144 to burn word info paβaŋa      
145 smoke word info n-asua   2  
146 ash na-tanoaβu   1, 26  
147 black ŋoŋota   79  
148 white tare   12  
149 red miala   1, 55  
150 yellow mʷiloloa   44  
151 green mamalakesa   8, 43  
152 small kiki   78  
153 big ᵐbʷarua   45  
154 short word info      
155 long word info paraβ   16, 85  
156 thin word info maniβeniβe   1  
157 thick word info matolu   3  
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick masaki   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info tuai   1, 35  
163 new βau   1  
164 good pʷia   1  
165 bad, evil sa   1  
166 correct, true pʷia good    
167 night ᵐbʷoŋi   1  
168 day n-aleatia   1, 18  
169 year na-tau   1  
170 when? word info naŋasa   1, 43  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside roara      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this waia      
178 that waina   45  
179 near malaⁿdiŋi   14  
180 far uβea   66  
181 where? word info esaβa   3, 35, 79  
182 I kinau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niŋo   1, 17  
184 he/she nae   1, 6, 29  
185 we word info niŋiⁿda pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kinami pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info niŋiⁿdaⁿdu dl. incl.    
185 we word info kinami dl. excl.    
186 you nimu pl. 24  
186 you nimuⁿdua dl. x  
187 they nara they 1, 33  
187 they naraⁿdua they (dual) x  
188 what? word info na-saβa   1  
189 who? word info sei   1  
190 other      
191 all mamau   81  
192 and ŋo   12  
193 if waina   78  
194 how? word info ⁿdapalesaβa   58, 81  
195 no, not marisa   32?  
196 to count peβea Realis 70  
197 One word info sikai   42  
198 Two word info ⁿdua   1  
199 Three word info ⁿdolu   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-βeti   20  
206 Ten word info ⁿdualima   4  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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