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

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