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Language: Peterara (Maewo)

Source/Author:  Blust, from Tryon unpublished word list 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Debasish Roy  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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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:East Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
73 to steal      
82 dull, blunt      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
107 worm (earthworm)      
113 branch word info      
123 to flow      
126 lake      
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      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
143 fire afi   1  
163 new araŋgwa   9?  
188 what? word info asa   1  
145 smoke word info asu   2  
193 if ato   79  
150 yellow aŋoxa   9  
177 this ela   62  
49 to lie down word info eno   1  
55 woman/female fafine   1, 106  
61 house fale   14 L?
196 to count falu   1, 13  
17 liver fara-   17  
103 meat/flesh fasixo-na   10  
200 Four word info fati   1, 65  
120 stone fatu   1  
64 to say feve   13, 103  
132 fog fififi   11  
88 to squeeze word info fifiri   16  
179 near fifirtaxi      
12 skin finu-   28  
30 mouth fin|xusu-      
130 star fitiu   1  
164 good hwia   1  
166 correct, true hwia      
96 dog hwiriu   7, 77  
184 he/she ia   1  
187 they ira   1, 70  
189 who? word info ise   1  
136 wind laŋi   1, 77  
1 hand lima-   1, 64  
27 nose lisu-   1, 41  
31 tooth liwo-   1, 35  
66 to tie up, fasten liɣo   1, 39  
174 in, inside lolo   1  
32 tongue luame-   7, 17  
35 to vomit lulue   8  
33 to laugh ma-na   51  
10 dirty maeto   2  
147 black maeto   1  
151 green malxesaxa   8, 43  
140 dry word info mamasa   11  
157 thick word info mamatoluxa   3  
28 to breathe mambusi   14  
139 cold word info mandiŋi   1  
134 thunder manfara   15, 37  
156 thin word info manifnifi   1  
97 bird manu   1  
111 fish masi   53  
45 eye mata-   1  
116 flower matas   34?  
3 right mataua-   5, 37  
81 sharp mataxani   14  
22 to fear mataxuti   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
48 to sleep maturu   1  
153 big maŋasi   114  
118 grass mbalisi   1, 81  
155 long word info mbambarau   16  
100 wing mbani-na   2  
122 water word info mbei   28  
181 where? word info mbeɣe   3?  
29 to sniff, smell mbuna   42  
149 red memea   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
56 child natu-   5  
23 blood ndae-   1  
114 leaf ndahwai   48  
169 year ndamu   30  
80 to split word info ndara   62  
112 rotten word info ndaru   19  
194 how? word info ndasia      
178 that ndaɣalia      
142 heavy ndemu      
41 to bite ndere   59  
11 dust ndixefu   1?  
8 to turn word info ndiɣerisi   115  
21 to think ndondo   13  
182 I n|au   1, 21, 22  
183 thou n|iŋgo   1, 17, 18  
121 sand one   1  
148 white oxwoxwo   13  
72 to hit word info rambati      
168 day rani   6  
4 leg/foot raŋo-   17  
59 mother rerefe   58  
87 to swell word info rixa   23  
104 fat/grease rixas   80  
152 small riŋgriŋgi   66  
83 to work word info rombana   47?  
44 to hear roŋo   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable roŋonduni   19, 91  
198 Two word info rua   1  
6 road/path sala   1  
69 to hunt word info saro   30  
63 name sasa-   1, 34  
165 bad, evil sati   1  
46 to see saŋgwe      
141 wet saŋwale   43  
160 painful, sick seŋwa   111  
180 far soai   1  
95 to fall word info soe   13  
144 to burn word info sulu   4  
15 bone suri-   52  
18 breast susu-   1  
53 person/human being ta-tu   4, 34  
128 sky tae laŋi prob. misunderstanding for 131 1, 61  
131 cloud word info tae laŋi   36, 3  
201 Five word info tafalima   1, 12?  
78 to cut, hack word info tai   1  
60 father tama-   1  
146 ash taniaxu   1, 26  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
124 sea tasi   1  
125 salt tasi   20  
54 man/male tatoata   84, 14  
110 spider taxaxa   8, 78  
13 back word info taxu-   12  
51 to sit taxwara   99  
77 to scratch word info taŋgari   12, 28  
170 when? word info taŋgasa   1, 47  
14 belly taŋgwaŋi-   13  
197 One word info tea   14  
78 to cut, hack word info teve   40  
192 and ti   30  
16 intestines tinae-   1  
19 shoulder tiŋgwa- *bw > gw? 40, 65?  
98 egg tol toa   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
89 to hold word info tori   35  
52 to stand tulu   2, 69  
57 husband tumbu-   71  
138 warm word info tutunu probably a verb 12  
67 to sew word info tuxuru   13  
137 to blow word info ufi   4  
26 hair word info ulu-   31  
99 feather ulu-na   1  
40 to drink unu   1  
42 to suck unu   49, 53  
127 woods/forest utaxwono   7  
70 to shoot word info vene   1  
74 to kill wasi   12  
117 fruit wei   1, 26  
133 rain wusa   1  
79 stick/wood xai   1  
2 left xalawa-   14  
37 to eat xani   1  
5 to walk xao   1  
102 rat xarifi   18  
25 neck xaua-   18, 104  
65 rope xawe   25  
101 to fly xaxa   14  
9 to swim xaxaru   5  
90 to dig xili   1  
185 we word info xinda   1  
105 tail xolo-na   24  
115 root xori <M 2, 41  
71 to stab, pierce xoso < M? 83  
129 moon xula   1  
7 to come xuma   1  
191 all xunuɣi      
36 to spit xura   35  
195 no, not xwatea      
135 lightning xwaŋa   12  
94 to throw word info xwosaxi   92?  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
186 you ŋgamu   1  
58 wife ŋgauliŋgu      
43 ear ŋgmoro-   16  
185 we word info ŋgomai   2  
24 head ŋgwatu-   9  
167 night ŋgwoŋi   1  
162 old word info ŋoixa   133  
108 louse word info ŋwandi   30  
154 short word info ŋwandiŋwandi      
76 to live, be alive ŋwaso   37  
106 snake ŋwaxata   12, 64  

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