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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:Malekula Interior:Malekula Central 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ne-βra-n   16  
2 left mʷer   1, 59  
3 right ᵐbratn   30  
4 leg/foot na-ɣele-n   78?  
5 to walk -ᵐbuaβu   98  
6 road/path ne-sal   1  
7 to come -lem   1, 85 ?  
8 to turn word info -ⁿdʳi   34  
9 to swim -les   8  
10 dirty i-metmet black 2  
11 dust niᵐbisaβ   80  
12 skin ni-βü-n   28  
13 back word info ne-ᵑgale-n   105  
14 belly ne-ⁿdemʷige-n   20  
15 bone no-ᵐbolᵑgo-n   37  
16 intestines ne-se-n   56  
17 liver ne-ᵐbaᵐbi-n   7  
18 breast na-sus   1  
19 shoulder nu-ᵐbutu-βra-n   1, 65  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -roŋil   19, 18  
21 to think -sisian   39  
22 to fear -lis   73  
23 blood ne-ⁿdʳe   1  
24 head ne-ᵐbat-n   9  
25 neck ne-ⁿdla-ŋ   42  
26 hair word info no-ro-ᵐbat-n   34, 60  
27 nose na-ɣasu-n   1, 58, 89  
28 to breathe -ŋaβŋaβ   69  
29 to sniff, smell -suŋsuŋ   9  
30 mouth no-mʷŋo-n   41  
31 tooth nu-lβu-n   1, 35  
32 tongue ne-leme-n   7, 17  
33 to laugh -raβ   46  
34 to cry -ŋar   5  
35 to vomit -lialu   8  
36 to spit -pre   35, 86, 96  
37 to eat -kan   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info i-mas   19, 81  
40 to drink -minio   1, 49  
41 to bite -xas   1, 60  
42 to suck      
43 ear ne-ⁿdeliŋa-ŋ   1, 40  
44 to hear -roŋ   1  
45 eye ne-mⁿda-n   1  
46 to see -ɣitərox   1  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -matur   1  
49 to lie down word info -matur   37  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -βorβor   136  
52 to stand -turturu   2, 69  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male ni-muɣut   94  
55 woman/female no-moɣmoɣ   23  
56 child neteriɣ   5, 63  
57 husband xaβut   67  
58 wife moɣmoɣ   56  
59 mother niⁿda   1, 46  
60 father mama Address term 1, 10  
61 house ne-βanu   7  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name ni-xisa-n   1, 35  
64 to say -sor   113  
65 rope no-ɣo   25  
66 to tie up, fasten -lik   1, 39  
67 to sew word info -lix   64  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -tur   14  
72 to hit word info -te   10  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -te imas   89, 2  
75 to die, be dead -mas   1  
76 to live, be alive -maur   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -ɣorɣor   12  
78 to cut, hack word info -teᵐbʷir   100  
79 stick/wood na-ɣa   1  
80 to split word info -teᵐbur   1  
81 sharp i-mkal   14, 79, 81  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info nœ-βœrian   7  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -pus   18, 71  
89 to hold word info -βrok   34?  
90 to dig -ɣil   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -tuβ   88  
95 to fall word info -ⁿdakei   95  
96 dog na-ɣaᵐbʷər   10  
97 bird ne-man   1  
98 egg noᵑgoβʷin   67  
99 feather ni-βulu-n   1  
100 wing ᵐbʷia-n   2  
101 to fly -al   75  
102 rat niᵐbʷisᵐbox   73  
103 meat/flesh ne-βisɣon   10  
104 fat/grease ne-ᵐbʷera-n      
105 tail no-ɣorɣore-n   24?  
106 snake ne-mʷat   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info na-ɣut   1  
109 mosquito ni-tuɣas   38, 48, 89  
110 spider      
111 fish ne-tas      
112 rotten word info i-momo   51  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf no-ron   1  
115 root no-ᵑkornaɣa   2, 41  
116 flower ne-βŋa naɣa   1  
117 fruit ne-βan   1, 26  
118 grass ne-soŋsoᵑk   80  
119 earth/soil niᵐbʷi-tan   1  
120 stone ne-βat   1  
121 sand niβʷilansilans   87  
122 water word info n-io   2  
123 to flow -sarsar   67  
124 sea ni-tusu   1, 47  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest na-ɣatəro   69, 97  
128 sky ne-ᵐbartox   66  
129 moon na-βül   1  
130 star ni-βinə-mso   13, 71  
131 cloud word info ne-laŋ   3  
132 fog ne-ⁿdekaβ   1, 63  
133 rain na-us   1  
134 thunder naᵑgur   2  
135 lightning ni-lŋax   73  
136 wind ne-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -βuβ   4  
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info i-mʷla   114  
140 dry word info i-ɣatɣat   98?  
141 wet i-mta   35, 90  
142 heavy i-maβ   46  
143 fire na-ɣaᵐb   19  
144 to burn word info -sil   4  
145 smoke word info na-ɣaᵐb itel   46  
146 ash niᵐbisaβ   1, 76  
147 black metmet   1  
148 white yoβyoβ   41  
149 red i-mial   1, 55  
150 yellow yaŋeyaŋ   9  
151 green i-mlaɣes   8, 43  
152 small i-lele   66, 82  
153 big i-laᵐblaᵐb   10, 83  
154 short word info      
155 long word info ᵐberᵐber   16  
156 thin word info meriβriβ   1  
157 thick word info i-ᵐbun   35, 59  
158 narrow lele small 62  
159 wide      
160 painful, sick i-nsal   35  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info i-tʳo   27, 126  
163 new i-βiβa   1, 46, 51  
164 good r-rpʷiɣ   67  
165 bad, evil i-s   1  
166 correct, true yaⁿdʳyaⁿdʳ straight 74  
167 night liβɣat   42  
168 day na-ᵐbuŋ   16  
169 year ni-siɣa   29  
170 when? word info aŋas   1  
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 aᵐbi   3, 59  
182 I ina   1, 21, 22  
183 thou iox   1, 17  
184 he/she ei   1, 29  
185 we word info iᵑgit pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kumam pl. excl. E42  
186 you iᵑgam pl. 1, 13  
187 they aⁿdʳ they 55  
188 what? word info nesɣan   1, 59, 60  
189 who? word info isi   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count -tœtŋon   42  
197 One word info saɣaᵐb   8, 60  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-tl   1  
200 Four word info i-βas   1, 65  
201 Five word info i-lim   1  
202 Six word info i-nsos   31  
203 Seven word info inso-ru   1, 2  
204 Eight word info inso-tl   11, 7  
205 Nine word info inso-βas   20  
206 Ten word info naŋaβül   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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