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Language: Ambae, East (Lolomatui)

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:
1 hand lime-ᵑgu   1  
2 left mawiri-ᵑgu   1, 59  
3 right matue-ᵑgu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru-ᵑgu   49  
5 to walk      
6 road/path turegi   51  
7 to come fomai   23, 1  
8 to turn word info ᵑglieu   115  
9 to swim karukeru   5  
10 dirty soᵑgora   98  
11 dust ᵐbʷie   80?  
12 skin finu-ᵑgu   28  
13 back word info kainhere-ᵑgu   39?  
14 belly taᵐbʷaŋi-ᵑgu   13  
15 bone hui-ᵑgu   52  
16 intestines sinai-ᵑgu   1  
17 liver ate-ᵑgu   1  
18 breast huhu-ᵑgu   1  
19 shoulder siᵐbʷe-ᵑgu   40, 65  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ilo   13  
21 to think laⁿdo   13?  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood ⁿdai-ᵑgu   1  
24 head ᵐbʷatu-ᵑgu   9  
25 neck ue-ᵑgu   18  
26 hair word info fulu-ᵑgu   31  
27 nose ᵐbʷaŋo-ᵑgu   12, 53  
28 to breathe maᵐbu   14  
29 to sniff, smell ᵐbu-roŋo   42, 62  
30 mouth wuwa-ᵑgu   1  
31 tooth lifo-ᵑgu   1, 35  
32 tongue mea-ᵑgu   7  
33 to laugh mana   51  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
35 to vomit lue   8  
36 to spit loⁿdo   37  
37 to eat kani   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info manoka   21  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite kasi   1, 60  
42 to suck titi   62  
43 ear ᵐbʷero-ᵑgu   16  
44 to hear roŋo   1  
45 eye mata-ᵑgu   1  
46 to see leo   14  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info eno   1  
50 to dream      
51 to sit toka   80  
52 to stand laᵐbe   65  
53 person/human being taŋaloi   4, 53  
54 man/male mʷera   73  
55 woman/female fafine   1, 106  
56 child netu-ᵑgu   5  
57 husband tamaini tu-ᵑgu   70  
58 wife kahara-ᵑgu      
59 mother retahi-ᵑgu   57  
60 father tama-ᵑgu   1  
61 house fale   14  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name hena-ᵑgu   1, 66?  
64 to say βeβe   13, 103  
65 rope karo   56  
66 to tie up, fasten fahia      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info ruku      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info wehe   93  
73 to steal      
74 to kill wehe   12  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive ŋʷaso   37  
77 to scratch word info taᵑgari   12, 28  
78 to cut, hack word info tai   1  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
80 to split word info ⁿdare   62  
81 sharp maᵑgeᵑgeni   14, 81  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info taᵐbana   83  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info wirihi   16  
89 to hold word info haᵑgo   109  
90 to dig keli   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info ᵐbukuri   84  
95 to fall word info sori      
96 dog kiriu   7, 77, 80  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg toli   1  
99 feather fului-manu   1  
100 wing ᵐban   2  
101 to fly olo   75  
102 rat kariβi   18  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiki   80  
104 fat/grease rui-ᵑgu   104  
105 tail kolo   24  
106 snake teletele   13  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito laŋo-kakasi   86  
110 spider      
111 fish ike   1  
112 rotten word info maⁿdaki   50?  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root koraigi   2, 41  
116 flower fire   35  
117 fruit masi   36  
118 grass soᵑgo   80  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone βatu   1  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info wai   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea tahi   1  
125 salt kokona   43 L?
126 lake      
127 woods/forest laᵐbute   83, 84  
128 sky wʷaile      
129 moon fule   1  
130 star fisiu   1  
131 cloud word info tan-leŋ   3, 36  
132 fog      
133 rain uhe   1  
134 thunder man-tawa   37, 42  
135 lightning file   26  
136 wind laŋi   1, 77  
137 to blow word info ufi   4  
138 warm word info mʷaŋmʷafi   96  
139 cold word info kaŋmʷaⁿdiⁿdi   1  
140 dry word info mamaha   11  
141 wet ᵐbiᵐbilu   92  
142 heavy maβa   46  
143 fire aβi   1  
144 to burn word info hure   4  
145 smoke word info ᵐbʷiᵐbʷi      
146 ash falala      
147 black maeto   1  
148 white meβute   1  
149 red memea   1  
150 yellow aŋoka   9, 82  
151 green kesaka   8  
152 small ᵐbiti   109  
153 big luwo   111  
154 short word info      
155 long word info ᵐbʷaraβu   16, 85  
156 thin word info maniβiniβi   1  
157 thick word info matolu   3  
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick seke   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info tamarakai   132  
163 new ᵐbʷaroki   1, 47  
164 good karea   115  
165 bad, evil hesi   1  
166 correct, true karea good X  
167 night ᵐboŋi   1  
168 day rani   6  
169 year hikao   1?  
170 when? word info takaha   60, 77  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info tahi-loko      
182 I neu   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niᵑgo   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she ŋie   1, 6  
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.    
186 you kimiu pl. 1, 13  
186 you kimiru dl. x  
187 they ŋire they 1, 71  
187 they ŋire they (dual) x  
188 what? word info haβena   1, 60  
189 who? word info hine   25  
190 other laβasiki      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count βelu   1, 80  
197 One word info tea   14  
198 Two word info rue   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
200 Four word info fesi   1, 65  
201 Five word info lime   1  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info ᵐbitu   1  
204 Eight word info welu   3  
205 Nine word info siwo   5  
206 Ten word info haŋaβulu   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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