https://abvd.shh.mpg.de : Austronesian : Crows : Bantu :

Language: Mae

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:  
Statistics:   
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:Malekula Coastal 
Map  Sorry, no map co-ordinates found for this language. 

Resources:

Change History:

No changes logged...

Entries:

ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand βra-k   16  
2 left mair   1, 59  
3 right matu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot laβɣa male-k   62  
5 to walk -βiβial   10  
6 road/path na-hal   1  
7 to come -me   1  
8 to turn word info -lumⁿdʳur   118  
9 to swim -unun   56  
10 dirty ⁿdeneh naβram   100  
11 dust ᵐbitiβ   80?  
12 skin βle-k   81  
13 back word info taxu-k   12  
14 belly təᵐbaxi-m   36, 99  
15 bone su-k   52  
16 intestines ene-hne-k   74?  
17 liver sanlale-k   15  
18 breast ne-sus ho-k   1  
19 shoulder ᵐbitihuᵐboβra-m   65, 1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -rŋoⁿdʳoi   19, 91  
21 to think -ⁿdʳoⁿdʳomi   13  
22 to fear -mtaxit   1  
23 blood na-ⁿdʳe-k   1  
24 head ᵐbati-k   9  
25 neck      
26 hair word info pəle-ᵐbati-k   31, 60  
27 nose kuhu-k   1, 58, 55  
28 to breathe -ŋoⁿdʳ   13  
29 to sniff, smell -rŋoi   62  
30 mouth soŋoŋk   55  
31 tooth liβo-k   1, 35  
32 tongue ne-ne-k   7  
33 to laugh -βɣaur   92  
34 to cry -ŋar   5  
35 to vomit -lu   8  
36 to spit -təβih   15  
37 to eat -wesi      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info i-nehix   84  
40 to drink -nini   53  
41 to bite -xehi   1, 60  
42 to suck -sumi   51  
43 ear ⁿdəlŋaᵑk   1, 40  
44 to hear -roŋo   1  
45 eye məte-k   1  
46 to see -lehi   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -netur   1  
49 to lie down word info -netur   37  
50 to dream      
51 to sit at litan   109  
52 to stand -tur   2, 69  
53 person/human being morti   35  
54 man/male nerner   73  
55 woman/female βinaⁿdʳ   86  
56 child netu-k   5  
57 husband mar   68  
58 wife βinaⁿdʳ ho-k   5, 63  
59 mother nunu Address term 53  
60 father tata Address term 19  
61 house na-in   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name na-xa-k   37  
64 to say -βeri   30  
65 rope narit   63  
66 to tie up, fasten -melsi   80  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -ᵐbasⁿdʳelⁿdʳel      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -heri   14  
72 to hit word info -ruᵐbi   87  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -βini   1  
75 to die, be dead -neh   1  
76 to live, be alive -seliβ   57  
77 to scratch word info -kuskusi   69  
78 to cut, hack word info -tesi   29  
79 stick/wood nesⁿden-xa   1  
80 to split word info -ⁿderi   62  
81 sharp i-mon   24  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info ⁿdahan   75  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -βihih   18, 71  
89 to hold word info -hututxuni      
90 to dig -xili   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -serexi   89?  
95 to fall word info -soβ   13  
96 dog liⁿdax   29  
97 bird nanix   1  
98 egg ⁿdʳul-nato   1, 66  
99 feather βle nanix   1  
100 wing na-xaⁿda-n   1, 12, 67  
101 to fly -xaxaⁿd   14, 78, 80  
102 rat xariβ   18  
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail ᵐbalxa-n   60  
106 snake na-mat   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info na-xut   1  
109 mosquito namux   1  
110 spider      
111 fish nas   53  
112 rotten word info i-ᵐbo   52  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf ron-xa   1  
115 root ləᵐbanan   18  
116 flower      
117 fruit na-βŋan   9  
118 grass      
119 earth/soil n-tan   1  
120 stone nə-βat   1  
121 sand na-oen   1  
122 water word info n-ua   2  
123 to flow -kol   62  
124 sea n-tah   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest lanih   92  
128 sky linha      
129 moon na-βil   1, 59  
130 star      
131 cloud word info neh nalⁿdʳaβ      
132 fog ne-hnalⁿdʳaβ cloud    
133 rain na-uh   1  
134 thunder ᵐbetᵐbetekur   2, 84  
135 lightning ne-βial   26  
136 wind n-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -huβi   62  
138 warm word info ixᵐba   93  
139 cold word info nalɣaiɣehi   51  
140 dry word info i-nənəh   11  
141 wet i-wair   35, 47  
142 heavy i-ⁿdʳoβ   31  
143 fire naⁿdə-xan   40  
144 to burn word info -tintini intransitive form 1  
145 smoke word info n-eh naⁿdxan   2  
146 ash ᵐbiteβ naβih      
147 black i-net   1  
148 white i-βuh   1  
149 red i-nial   1, 55  
150 yellow i-mɣel   68  
151 green      
152 small i-ᵐbihᵐbih   109  
153 big i-laⁿdlaⁿd   10, 86  
154 short word info      
155 long word info i-ᵐbraβ   16, 85  
156 thin word info i-mneβneβ   1  
157 thick word info i-ᵐbur   56  
158 narrow i-ᵐbihᵐbih small    
159 wide      
160 painful, sick i-ros   32  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new nəmaxleβi   45  
164 good i-nam   27  
165 bad, evil i-hat   1  
166 correct, true xain      
167 night laᵐbuŋ   1  
168 day no-tʳen   6, 52  
169 year kaka   67  
170 when? word info əβeliŋ   59  
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 haue      
181 where? word info aⁿde   3, 59  
182 I xono   1, 21, 22  
183 thou nox   1, 18  
184 he/she xain   1, 6, 29, 30  
185 we word info nikiⁿdʳ pl. incl. I  
185 we word info kənen pl. excl. E42  
185 we word info nikiⁿdʳ-ᵐbaru dl. incl.    
186 you keni pl. 1, 13  
187 they xair they 1, 69  
188 what? word info haxa   1, 59  
189 who? word info ehna      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info iⁿdlaxa      
195 no, not      
196 to count -ᵐbasᵐbexi      
197 One word info axal   8, 57  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-til   1  
200 Four word info i-βat   1, 65  
201 Five word info i-lin   1  
202 Six word info i-xowen   1  
203 Seven word info iɣe-ⁿdit   1  
204 Eight word info ixe-wel   3  
205 Nine word info iɣe-siβ   5  
206 Ten word info ihŋaβil   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

Seen an error? Please let us know:

Save Data: