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Language: Whitesands (Iarkei)

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:South Vanuatu:Tanna 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand na-l̥ima-k   1  
2 left mowul   1, 59  
3 right maru   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-lka-k   9  
5 to walk -aliwuk   97  
6 road/path suaru   6  
7 to come -βæ   24  
8 to turn word info -ekou   112  
9 to swim -ayəŋ   24  
10 dirty tarah bad 23?  
11 dust nə-moulul   8  
12 skin ne-losi-k   73  
13 back word info na-m̥ta-k   35  
14 belly na-rfa-k   62  
15 bone nə-kəlkəli-k   7  
16 intestines nə-siŋa-k   1, 57  
17 liver na-ŋanmapʷu-k   4, 7  
18 breast na-ha-k   49  
19 shoulder na-waeŋa-k   62  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -iakaruru   84  
21 to think -ataləŋ   19  
22 to fear -aŋən   60  
23 blood nə-ra-k   1  
24 head rahakapʷa   17  
25 neck nuwa-k   18  
26 hair word info no-wanu-k   59  
27 nose nu-pʷaŋ-na#a-k   12, 68  
28 to breathe -eiahaŋ   15  
29 to sniff, smell -apin   73  
30 mouth nu-pʷaŋ-nawa-k   1, 41  
31 tooth na-l̥ua-k   1, 35  
32 tongue na-mʷə-k   7  
33 to laugh -alah   97  
34 to cry -asak   33  
35 to vomit -ewa   8  
36 to spit -aŋah   14, 83  
37 to eat -un   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info napʷa   86  
40 to drink -amnum   1, 49  
41 to bite -us   31  
42 to suck -amʷah   21, 57  
43 ear nu-ma-talŋa-k   1, 44  
44 to hear -atou   56  
45 eye na-mta-k   1  
46 to see -eruh   81  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -apʷəli   11  
49 to lie down word info -amal̥i   8  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -aharaŋ   106  
52 to stand -atul   2, 69  
53 person/human being suah   24  
54 man/male suahasoli      
55 woman/female patan   94  
56 child suahaha-ku      
57 husband yerman   17  
58 wife patan   5, 58  
59 mother mama Address term 5  
60 father tata Address term 19  
61 house ni-mʷa   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-rŋa-k   40  
64 to say -ani   104  
65 rope na-laus   61  
66 to tie up, fasten -alis   75  
67 to sew word info -al̥i   67  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -aru   75  
72 to hit word info -uh   86  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -uh   26  
75 to die, be dead -imis   1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info -akiaki   13  
78 to cut, hack word info -atei   1  
79 stick/wood n-əŋi   1, 26  
80 to split word info -atahtœ      
81 sharp asəplan      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -aβər   90  
89 to hold word info -askalum   113  
90 to dig -il   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -atu   114  
95 to fall word info -amʷei   16  
96 dog kuri   7 L
97 bird mæneŋ   1  
98 egg no-nal̥e-mæneŋ   5, 57  
99 feather nə-mʷemʷei-n   1  
100 wing nə-mʷeimʷei-n   66  
101 to fly -iβœŋ   1?  
102 rat kahau   3  
103 meat/flesh nauŋa   16  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail nə-pikə-n   1, 31  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kəŋət   1, 27, 29  
109 mosquito mʷumʷaŋ   1?  
110 spider      
111 fish namu   51  
112 rotten word info namnamʷit   92  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf nu-mʷali-niŋi   30  
115 root na-unəŋi   2  
116 flower nau-ŋeŋi   1  
117 fruit na-wa-nəŋi   1, 26  
118 grass nu-mʷanwæl̥i   31  
119 earth/soil naf-tæni   1, 34  
120 stone kapʷiel   6  
121 sand nə-pakəl   30  
122 water word info na-hu   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea ne-tehi   1  
125 salt ni-ŋam   44  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest nə-kinati   99  
128 sky kapou   x  
129 moon mowuŋ   52  
130 star mahau   13  
131 cloud word info na-pua   16  
132 fog      
133 rain nu-w̥an   1  
134 thunder kalualua   18  
135 lightning no-raipien   78  
136 wind nə-mataŋi   1, 66  
137 to blow word info -al̥ipu   61  
138 warm word info tapʷeapʷe   101  
139 cold word info tatapo   109  
140 dry word info nasək   15  
141 wet napʷərəŋ   13  
142 heavy tafuŋam   30  
143 fire ni-ŋam   40  
144 to burn word info -uβan   83  
145 smoke word info n-ah niŋam   2  
146 ash na-m̥tau   67, 71  
147 black tamtapən   9  
148 white tamtaruan   103  
149 red tamtarœwarœw   52  
150 yellow tamtauyeh      
151 green tamtememtæ      
152 small takaku      
153 big tipʷat      
154 short word info      
155 long word info tapʷamʷah   14  
156 thin word info taβileŋ      
157 thick word info tepʷet      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick tatəməs      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info inowas      
163 new inβi   10  
164 good tæβer      
165 bad, evil tarah      
166 correct, true tæβər good    
167 night lapən   1  
168 day nian      
169 year n-u   41?  
170 when? word info naŋ̥ən   1, 41, 43  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside inaha      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this inu      
178 that inaha      
179 near iwakər   32  
180 far isou   1  
181 where? word info ia   34  
182 I iau   1, 21  
183 thou ik   1, 17  
184 he/she in   1, 66  
185 we word info pal kitah pl. incl. I  
185 we word info itimah pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kelau dl. incl.    
186 you itamah pl. 1, 13  
186 you ital̥au dl. x  
187 they ilah they    
188 what? word info na      
189 who? word info pʷah   1, 42, 61  
190 other ilah      
191 all arafwin      
192 and məne   2, 40  
193 if      
194 how? word info tar̥ol      
195 no, not kapʷa   105  
196 to count -afin   26  
197 One word info katiæh   80  
198 Two word info ka-iu   1  
199 Three word info kəsəl   1  
200 Four word info ku-et   1, 65 ?  
201 Five word info kariləm   14, 1  
202 Six word info kariləm katiah      
203 Seven word info kariləm kaiu   15  
204 Eight word info kariləm kəsəl   19  
205 Nine word info kariləm kuet   16  
206 Ten word info kariləm kariləm   19  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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