https://abvd.shh.mpg.de : Austronesian : Crows : Bantu :

Language: Mwerlap (Merlav)

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:  
Statistics:   
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 
Map 
 

Resources:

Change History:

No changes logged...

Entries:

ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all ⁿdœl   15  
192 and nen   2, 40  
146 ash βoβo   62  
173 at      
13 back word info ɣatɣo-k   80  
165 bad, evil siset   1  
14 belly takʷa-k   36  
176 below      
153 big laβ   10  
97 bird man   1  
147 black ᵐbolo   77  
23 blood ⁿdara-k   1  
15 bone suri-k   52  
113 branch word info      
18 breast susu-k   1  
56 child natu-k   5  
131 cloud word info maleɣ   34  
139 cold word info marir 51? 1  
166 correct, true tares      
168 day kʷoŋ   16  
10 dirty ᵐbolo black 67  
96 dog kurut   7, 76  
140 dry word info masmas   11  
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust βoβo   1, 50  
43 ear kʷuru-k   16  
119 earth/soil na-tan   1  
98 egg ɣutuli   1  
204 Eight word info liβia-tol   5, 7  
45 eye mʷœto-k   1  
180 far suwe   1  
104 fat/grease ɣorak   39  
60 father tama-k   1  
99 feather βolo-n   1  
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire   1  
111 fish   1  
201 Five word info taβa-liam   1  
116 flower miti tenke      
132 fog mæræβ   3, 32  
200 Four word info i-βæt   1, 65  
117 fruit wie   1, 26  
164 good wiə   1  
118 grass wo-βlis   1  
151 green ⁿdosmat      
26 hair word info βulu-k   31  
1 hand lima-k   1, 64  
184 he/she kisian   1  
24 head ᵏpʷatu-k   9  
142 heavy wen   76  
61 house eaŋʷ   1  
194 how? word info ɣesβa   58, 82  
57 husband tememem   17  
182 I ina   1, 21, 22  
193 if si   76  
174 in, inside le   1  
16 intestines tinae-k   1  
126 lake ᵐbi      
114 leaf ⁿdoⁿdo   1  
2 left ɣala   14  
4 leg/foot raŋo-k   17  
135 lightning waŋ   12  
17 liver βara-k   17  
155 long word info ᵐbumrə      
108 louse word info wut   1  
54 man/male ŋʷarat   73, 14  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiɣᵐbiɣ   80  
129 moon βol   1  
109 mosquito nam   1  
59 mother i βeβ   20  
30 mouth βolo-k   42  
63 name sasa-k   1, 34  
158 narrow wiriɣ small x  
179 near ɣamtu   104  
25 neck ⁿdalo-k   42  
68 needle      
163 new ɣarakʷ   9  
167 night kʷoŋ   1  
205 Nine word info laβ-βæt   20  
195 no, not teɣe   10  
27 nose ŋusu-k   1, 58  
162 old word info tærœn      
197 One word info tuwal   9  
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other tuar   61  
160 painful, sick siaŋʷ   111  
53 person/human being tœⁿdun   4, 51  
133 rain re   48  
102 rat ɣasew   3  
149 red meme   1  
3 right mato   5, 37  
6 road/path met-sal   1, 43  
115 root ɣæri   2, 41  
65 rope ɣa   25  
112 rotten word info ⁿdar   19  
125 salt nau   30  
121 sand on   1  
124 sea nau   42  
203 Seven word info liβia-ro   13  
81 sharp ɣeɣen   14  
154 short word info      
19 shoulder pane-k   36  
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info liβi-tiə   20  
12 skin βuni-k   28  
128 sky tokʷ   62  
152 small wiriɣ   66  
145 smoke word info os   2  
106 snake ŋʷat   12  
110 spider      
130 star βiti   1  
79 stick/wood ritanki      
120 stone βat   1  
105 tail ɣole   24  
206 Ten word info saŋaβul   5  
178 that ŋeŋea   1  
62 thatch/roof      
187 they kiar they 1, 69  
187 they kararo they (dual) x  
157 thick word info tütum      
156 thin word info meβinβin   1, 50  
177 this teke   52  
183 thou iniok   1, 17, 18  
199 Three word info i-tol   1  
134 thunder βiəl   23  
41 to bite ɣæt   1, 55  
137 to blow word info   4  
28 to breathe mʷomsa   14  
144 to burn word info tiŋit   85  
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come βan me   23, 1  
39 to cook word info manoɣ   21  
196 to count βeβ   70  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
78 to cut, hack word info      
75 to die, be dead mæt   1  
90 to dig ɣil   1  
50 to dream      
40 to drink sim   52  
37 to eat ɣænɣæn   1  
95 to fall word info so   13  
22 to fear matawut   1  
123 to flow sow      
101 to fly ɣaβ   14  
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear roroŋ   1  
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info tutuɣ   8  
89 to hold word info tor   35  
69 to hunt word info ɣetiɣet      
74 to kill ⁿda ɣæmæt   57, 2  
20 to know, be knowledgeable βalɣer <*vare-kila (1st element of unknown origin) 18, 77  
33 to laugh man   51  
49 to lie down word info an sou   1, 71  
76 to live, be alive es   24  
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say sur   110  
64 to say mænæs   111  
77 to scratch word info teker   12, 28  
46 to see mata   8  
67 to sew word info susur   15, 59  
70 to shoot word info      
51 to sit siaɣ   72  
48 to sleep matur   1  
29 to sniff, smell ᵐbon   42  
36 to spit lot   37  
80 to split word info wara   1  
80 to split word info sakʷ      
88 to squeeze word info βir   16  
71 to stab, pierce es   34  
71 to stab, pierce sor   14  
52 to stand tur   2, 69  
73 to steal      
42 to suck süs   25  
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim ɣarɣar   5  
21 to think ⁿduⁿdum   13  
94 to throw word info wæle   86  
66 to tie up, fasten wet   74  
8 to turn word info turis   46?  
35 to vomit lolo   8  
5 to walk ɣuluɣ   96  
83 to work word info muɣmuɣi   81  
47 to yawn      
32 tongue lueme-k   7, 17  
31 tooth liwo-k   1, 35  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info i-ro   1  
138 warm word info sewsew   42  
122 water word info ᵐbe   28  
185 we word info iɣian pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kamem pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info ⁿdoro dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaro dl. excl.    
141 wet ᵐbom   15  
188 what? word info na-sa   1  
170 when? word info niŋias   1, 43  
181 where? word info aβea   3, 35  
148 white wenwen   100  
189 who? word info ise   1  
159 wide      
58 wife rœnatü-k   59  
136 wind laŋ   1, 77  
100 wing ᵐbani   2  
55 woman/female βaβen   1, 106  
127 woods/forest no-won   81  
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year   1  
150 yellow aŋaŋ   9  
186 you kami pl. 1, 13  
186 you kamro dl. x  

Seen an error? Please let us know:

Save Data: