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

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