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Language: Lemerig (Bek)

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:
8 to turn word info      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin      
15 bone      
18 breast      
19 shoulder      
21 to think      
25 neck      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
31 tooth      
32 tongue      
36 to spit      
38 to chew word info      
40 to drink      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
44 to hear      
45 eye      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
53 person/human being      
57 husband      
62 thatch/roof      
63 name      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
98 egg      
100 wing      
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
107 worm (earthworm)      
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf      
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
123 to flow      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky      
132 fog      
133 rain      
136 wind      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
142 heavy      
144 to burn word info      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
166 correct, true      
168 day      
169 year      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
175 above      
176 below      
178 that      
180 far      
191 all      
193 if      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
58 wife pulsele-k      
177 this te      
185 we word info ɣutʳo dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaro dl. excl.    
192 and βetaŋne      
194 how? word info ɣesaˀe      
16 intestines ˀana mu-k   1  
22 to fear meˀeɣ   1  
23 blood taru-k   1  
34 to cry ˀeŋˀeŋ   1  
37 to eat ɣenɣen   1  
60 father ˀeme-k   1  
61 house n-eŋ   1  
78 to cut, hack word info ˀar   1  
79 stick/wood ˀenɣe   1  
97 bird men   1  
99 feather βul men   1  
108 louse word info wuˀ   1  
120 stone βeˀ   1  
130 star βiˀ   1  
143 fire n-ep   1  
165 bad, evil ɣe-seˀ   1  
167 night ləᵏpʷœŋ   1  
174 in, inside le   1  
184 he/she ite   1  
188 what? word info nsap-ne   1  
189 who? word info ise   1  
198 Two word info βœ-rœ   1  
199 Three word info βœ-ˀœl   1  
201 Five word info eβe-lim   1  
183 thou inek   1, 17, 18  
43 ear telŋe-k   1, 40  
6 road/path meˀesol   1, 43  
187 they irɣe they 1, 69  
121 sand waŋon   1, 84  
186 you kimi pl. 1, 13  
182 I ina   1, 21, 22  
66 to tie up, fasten liɣ   1, 39  
170 when? word info maŋas   1, 48  
200 Four word info βœ-βeˀ   1, 65  
13 back word info kele-k   10  
179 near riβˀe   101  
5 to walk -oβoɣon   105  
140 dry word info ɣe-mamas   11  
148 white ɣeᵏpʷauᵏpʷaɣ   11  
153 big ɣelowo   111  
51 to sit pœˀ ɣewe   116  
106 snake mʷaˀ   12  
152 small ɣe-tiktik   121  
64 to say βʷaβʷap   13  
203 Seven word info leβe-rœ   13  
1 hand pini-k   14  
2 left ɣala   14  
27 nose miti-k   14  
54 man/male aŋsar [AF] means 'person', not 'male' 14, 74  
67 to sew word info süsür   15, 59  
134 thunder leŋ-βarβar   15, 84  
4 leg/foot roŋo-k   17  
17 liver βar mu-k   17  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -ɣeɣlal   18  
145 smoke word info n-œs   2  
202 Six word info leβe-ˀæ   20  
205 Nine word info liβi-βeˀ   20  
39 to cook word info ɣe-monoɣ   21  
7 to come βama   23, 1  
65 rope ɣaɣa   25  
135 lightning pœr   26  
122 water word info pe   28  
181 where? word info ikaβæ   3, 35  
125 salt nau   30  
26 hair word info βili-k   31  
131 cloud word info miliɣ   34  
89 to hold word info ˀœr   35?  
14 belly ˀeᵏpʷe-k   36  
124 sea nau   42  
151 green ɣemʷaŋmʷal   43  
9 to swim ɣœrɣœr   5  
56 child niˀi-k   5  
206 Ten word info saŋʷul   5  
3 right moʔo   5, 37  
204 Eight word info leβe-ˀœl   5, 7  
160 painful, sick ɣe-ɣop   50, 102  
129 moon mar   52  
149 red ɣelaulau   52  
52 to stand ˀer ɣœlɣœl   54  
95 to fall word info mʷes   57  
59 mother reŋe-k   59  
190 other ɣesa   60  
146 ash ˀœwus   63  
30 mouth ŋere-k   7  
119 earth/soil ˀar   72?  
96 dog tok English term only remembered. 73 L
164 good ɣe-itok   75  
147 black ᵏpʷuŋᵏpʷuŋ   79  
35 to vomit lœlœ   8  
83 to work word info mumuɣu   81  
111 fish mʷomʷo   81  
72 to hit word info βus   86  
33 to laugh mʷara   87  
46 to see ˀet   88  
24 head ᵏpʷiʔik   9  
197 One word info wowal   9  
150 yellow ɣeŋorŋor   9, 81  
55 woman/female reŋe   90  
141 wet ɣe-pos   96  
185 we word info kama pl. excl. E  
185 we word info iɣet pl. incl. I  
186 you kumro dl. x  
187 they tœro they (dual) x  

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