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Language: Ambae, East (Wailengi)

Source/Author:  Tryon (1976) 
Notes:  Tryon, DT. 1976. New Hebrides Languages: An internal classification. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. 
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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      
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      
104 fat/grease      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
125 salt      
126 lake      
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      
42 to suck suŋuri      
63 name he-ᵑgu      
69 to hunt word info hiᵑge      
71 to stab, pierce tisu      
80 to split word info waka      
94 to throw word info tuli      
112 rotten word info ⁿdomaki      
117 fruit ŋʷasi      
177 this ŋaha      
179 near ᵑgaᵑgarani      
181 where? word info loko      
185 we word info kiⁿderu dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaru dl. excl.    
191 all ⁿdoleki      
194 how? word info ŋʷerehiloko      
195 no, not hatie      
16 intestines sinae-ᵑgu   1  
17 liver ate-ᵑgu   1  
18 breast huhu-ᵑgu   1  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood ⁿdai-ᵑgu   1  
37 to eat kakani   1  
40 to drink inu   1  
44 to hear roŋo   1  
45 eye mata-ᵑgu   1  
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info eno   1  
60 father tama-ᵑgu   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tai   1  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
90 to dig keli   1  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg toli   1  
99 feather βulu-ne   1  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
111 fish ike   1  
114 leaf rau   1  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone βatu   1  
121 sand one   1  
124 sea tahi   1  
129 moon fule   1  
130 star fisiu   1  
133 rain uhe   1  
139 cold word info kaŋʷaⁿdiⁿdi   1  
143 fire afi   1  
147 black maeto   1  
148 white mafute   1  
149 red memea   1  
156 thin word info maniβiniβi   1  
160 painful, sick seke   1  
165 bad, evil asiki   1  
167 night ᵐboŋi   1  
174 in, inside lolo   1  
178 that ŋe   1  
188 what? word info haβena   1  
198 Two word info rue   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
201 Five word info lime   1  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info ᵐbitu   1  
196 to count βelu   1, 13  
183 thou niᵑgo   1, 17, 18  
189 who? word info hine   1, 25  
162 old word info tatuai   1, 35  
163 new ᵑgʷaroki   1, 47  
41 to bite kasi   1, 60  
128 sky tan-leŋi   1, 61  
1 hand lime-ᵑgu   1, 64  
187 they ŋire they 1, 71  
136 wind laŋi   1, 77  
55 woman/female βaβine   1, 106  
186 you kimiu pl. 1, 13  
182 I neu   1, 21, 22  
31 tooth liβo-ᵑgu   1, 35  
2 left mawiri-ᵑgu   1, 59  
184 he/she ŋeie   1, 6  
200 Four word info βesi   1, 65  
89 to hold word info haᵑgo   109  
152 small ᵐbiti   109  
132 fog fififi   11  
140 dry word info mamaha   11  
25 neck mʷakoro-ᵑgu   11, 108  
153 big luwoɔ   111  
164 good karea   115  
74 to kill wehe   12  
77 to scratch word info taᵑgari   12, 28  
27 nose ᵑgʷaŋo-ᵑgu   12, 53  
14 belly taᵑgʷaŋi-ᵑgu   13  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ilo   13  
21 to think laⁿdo   13  
95 to fall word info soi   13  
106 snake teltele   13  
64 to say βeβe   13, 103  
28 to breathe maᵐbu   14  
46 to see leo   14  
61 house βale   14  
197 One word info tea   14  
81 sharp maᵑgiᵑgeni   14, 79  
43 ear ᵑgʷero-ᵑgu   16  
88 to squeeze word info wiri   16  
155 long word info ᵑgʷaraβu   16  
102 rat kariβi   18  
169 year hikau   1?  
10 dirty maeto black 2  
100 wing ᵐban   2  
122 water word info wai   2  
145 smoke word info ahu   2  
115 root koraiki   2, 41  
192 and mea   2, 46  
39 to cook word info manoka   21  
7 to come βomai   23, 1  
105 tail kolo-na   24  
76 to live, be alive toka   25  
58 wife tuᵐbuilofale   26  
135 lightning file   26  
12 skin βinu-ᵑgu   28  
157 thick word info matolu   3  
204 Eight word info welu   3  
26 hair word info βulu-ᵑgu   31  
66 to tie up, fasten βahi   32  
116 flower fire   35  
36 to spit loⁿdo   37  
134 thunder man-tawa   37, 42  
123 to flow hale   38  
13 back word info kainhere-ᵑgu   39?  
137 to blow word info uβi   4  
144 to burn word info hure   4  
53 person/human being taŋaloi   4, 53  
19 shoulder siᵑgʷe-ᵑgu   40, 66  
29 to sniff, smell roŋo naᵐbona   42, 62  
142 heavy maβa   46  
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru-ᵑgu   49  
9 to swim kakaru   5  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
56 child netu-ᵑgu   5  
205 Nine word info siwo   5  
206 Ten word info haŋaβulu   5  
3 right matue-ᵑgu   5, 37  
6 road/path turegi   51  
33 to laugh ma·na   51  
15 bone hui-ᵑgu   52  
30 mouth siŋo-ᵑgu   55  
146 ash ᵑgwie   55  
65 rope karo   56  
59 mother retahi-ᵑgu   57  
168 day rani   6  
170 when? word info takaha   60, 77  
67 to sew word info samaβu   63  
52 to stand laᵐbe   65  
32 tongue mea-ᵑgu   7  
96 dog kiriu   7, 77  
57 husband tamaine tu-ᵑgu   70  
8 to turn word info halaᵑgileu   70?  
54 man/male ŋʷera   73  
101 to fly olo   75  
118 grass ⁿduβu   75  
193 if siu   76  
35 to vomit lue   8  
151 green kesaka   8  
51 to sit toka   80  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiki   80  
11 dust ᵑgʷie   81  
83 to work word info taᵐbana   83  
127 woods/forest lalaᵐbote   83, 84  
109 mosquito lalaᵑgasi   86  
180 far fakahao *pakasao 87  
24 head ᵑgʷatu-ᵑgu   9  
150 yellow aŋoka   9, 82  
131 cloud word info ⁿdoⁿdo   90  
141 wet ᵐbiᵐbilu   92  
72 to hit word info wehe   93  
138 warm word info malaŋʷoŋʷaβi   96  
5 to walk ⁿdike   99  
185 we word info kamai pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kiⁿde pl. incl. I  
166 correct, true karea good X  
186 you kimiru dl. x  
187 they ŋire they (dual) x  

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