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Language: Ambrym, North (Fonah)

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:
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
53 person/human being      
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      
125 salt      
126 lake      
154 short word info      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
195 no, not      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
66 to tie up, fasten -fote   82  
88 to squeeze word info -fune   85  
48 to sleep -fwer   87  
49 to lie down word info -fwer   64  
52 to stand -fær   74  
144 to burn word info -fəne   83  
89 to hold word info -halen   3  
28 to breathe -hohou   35  
37 to eat -ien   1  
77 to scratch word info -karmu   59  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -keia   18  
90 to dig -kil   1  
8 to turn word info -kilhi   70  
36 to spit -kipi   42  
94 to throw word info -ko·ne   85  
29 to sniff, smell -kunune   42, 77  
46 to see -lehe   14, 94  
35 to vomit -lo   8  
9 to swim -lo·   8  
7 to come -me   1  
42 to suck -mi·mi   11  
95 to fall word info -mur   57  
33 to laugh -mæn   51  
75 to die, be dead -mæran   1  
40 to drink -mün   1, 49  
76 to live, be alive -mür   1, 76  
69 to hunt word info -ñam   61  
78 to cut, hack word info -re   1  
34 to cry -reŋ   1  
44 to hear -roŋne   1  
67 to sew word info -sene   62  
64 to say -sur   110  
51 to sit -ta   121  
80 to split word info -tapa   4, 6  
71 to stab, pierce -turu   14  
137 to blow word info -u   4  
72 to hit word info -wehe   93  
74 to kill -wəhe   12  
5 to walk -yel   10, 63  
41 to bite -ŋete   58  
101 to fly -ɣa   14  
196 to count -ᵐbulŋi   1  
123 to flow -ᵑgur   66  
21 to think -ⁿdiⁿdine   76  
65 rope awa   25, 59  
30 mouth fa-ŋ   1, 81  
179 near fa·si      
64 to say fe   13, 103  
143 fire fæŋ   21  
188 what? word info ha   1, 33  
6 road/path hal   1  
180 far hatin   72?  
197 One word info hu   5  
18 breast hu·   1  
57 husband iafu      
4 leg/foot ie-ŋ   45  
61 house imʷ   1  
152 small kakae   78  
158 narrow kakae small 34  
185 we word info ken pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kenroŋ dl. incl.    
105 tail kere-n   39  
104 fat/grease kiliŋ   29  
96 dog kuli   7 L
66 to tie up, fasten leβæ      
205 Nine word info lia-fer   20  
201 Five word info lim   1  
127 woods/forest lipasil      
115 root lipʷie   18, 44  
203 Seven word info liu-ru   13  
204 Eight word info liu-sul   5, 7  
202 Six word info liuse   20  
31 tooth lowu-ŋ   1, 35  
22 to fear lu-m romœr   70  
12 skin lu-ŋ   1, 81  
149 red mafrifri   18  
166 correct, true makənon straight    
10 dirty mamleŋ black 102  
156 thin word info mamniniu   1?  
139 cold word info mamrin   1, 100  
157 thick word info mamsul   3  
162 old word info mamtomto   1?  
155 long word info mapreu   16, 85  
39 to cook word info me-fæŋ   85  
138 warm word info mefaŋfaŋ   1, 50, 72  
128 sky meha   63  
147 black melemleŋ   41  
54 man/male meleŋ   72  
142 heavy memæu   46  
45 eye meta-ŋ   1  
163 new mi-βiβi   10, 60  
151 green mimimio   8, 71  
140 dry word info mo-toŋtoŋ   99  
150 yellow moñœñœ   33  
141 wet mopopo      
112 rotten word info mopor   1, 66  
132 fog mou   3, 32  
103 meat/flesh mupu   15, 79  
32 tongue mæ-ŋ   7  
111 fish mælo   52  
148 white mœfœfiœ   97  
130 star mœho   13  
25 neck mœr neni   100, 63  
153 big mʷelam   10, 83?  
81 sharp mʷečen   14  
194 how? word info mʷiyipe      
170 when? word info naŋe   1, 43  
167 night nelibuŋ   1  
183 thou neŋ   1, 17, 18  
182 I ni   1, 21, 22  
133 rain o   1  
129 moon ol   1  
83 to work word info oman   1  
121 sand on   1  
3 right pa-mtu   5, 37  
2 left pa-mʷir   1, 59  
19 shoulder pa-ŋ   65?  
118 grass parñe   79  
15 bone paru-hu 52 52, 59  
136 wind pat-liŋ   1, 77  
109 mosquito paŋčen   35  
181 where? word info pe   3, 59  
135 lightning pel   26, 70  
134 thunder pelta   23?  
24 head poto-ŋ   9  
11 dust pulumre   20  
27 nose pulun-kuhu-ŋ   27, 52  
146 ash pumriu      
164 good puten   120  
97 bird pʷehel   30  
23 blood ra-ŋ   1  
59 mother rahe-ŋ   55  
114 leaf raki   47  
17 liver rarñar   39  
169 year rem   30?  
160 painful, sick ro-mse   1  
198 Two word info ru   1  
79 stick/wood ruru-lie   28  
63 name sa-ŋ   1  
206 Ten word info saŋul   5  
189 who? word info si   1  
131 cloud word info siroro   90  
106 snake talsil   13  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
13 back word info tarbe-ŋ   12?  
58 wife tarit      
124 sea te   1  
60 father temæ-ŋ   1  
14 belly tepa-ŋ   36  
16 intestines teña   1  
98 egg tolo-to   1  
165 bad, evil tolouru   103  
102 rat tomo   72  
56 child tu-ŋ   5, 36  
108 louse word info ur   1  
122 water word info we   2  
1 hand wera-ŋ   16  
200 Four word info wit   1, 65  
168 day wopuŋ   16  
99 feather woulu-n   1  
26 hair word info woulu-ŋ   31  
117 fruit woye   1, 26  
116 flower wuŋie   1  
187 they yer they 1, 70  
187 they yero they (dual) x  
145 smoke word info yikon      
199 Three word info čul   1  
184 he/she ŋe   1, 6  
185 we word info ɣemaro dl. excl.    
185 we word info ɣemæ pl. excl. E  
186 you ɣimi pl. 1, 13  
186 you ɣumoro dl. x  
123 to flow ɣur   66  
55 woman/female βehen   1, 106  
120 stone βer   1  
100 wing ᵐba-n   2  
43 ear ⁿdalñe-ŋ   1, 40  

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