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Language: Fila

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:Central Pacific:East Fijian-Polynesian:Polynesian:Nuclear:Samoic-Outlier:Futunic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand rima   1  
2 left musui   1, 74  
3 right matau   5, 13  
4 leg/foot βae   1, 100  
5 to walk saria   6?  
6 road/path ara   1  
7 to come fenmai   1, 45?  
8 to turn word info firiu   2  
9 to swim kaukau   5  
10 dirty paku black 37  
11 dust motamota      
12 skin kiri   1  
13 back word info pua   62  
14 belly sinae Probably confused with guts 19, 34  
15 bone teiβi   52, 5  
16 intestines sinae   1  
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder pamu   79  
20 to know, be knowledgeable taea   95  
21 to think mantua   9?  
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood atoto   4  
24 head kele      
25 neck popo      
26 hair word info ro-uru   40  
27 nose usu   1  
28 to breathe maro   13  
29 to sniff, smell sunoŋoa   9?  
30 mouth ŋutu   2  
31 tooth nifo   1  
32 tongue limena cf. Vanuatu languages 7, 17  
33 to laugh kata   7  
34 to cry ka·   58  
35 to vomit rua   8  
36 to spit tanue   85  
37 to eat kai   1, 44  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info moa   21?  
40 to drink unu   1  
41 to bite kečia   1, 55  
42 to suck tomia   7, 10  
43 ear teriŋa   1  
44 to hear roŋona   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see sereia   104  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep moe   10  
49 to lie down word info moe   6  
50 to dream      
51 to sit nofo   16  
52 to stand telao   79  
53 person/human being taŋata   1, 66  
54 man/male tane   1, 11  
55 woman/female tefine   1, 35  
56 child tama   6  
57 husband taŋata   23  
58 wife tefine   5, 69  
59 mother leita      
60 father mamau Address term 1, 10  
61 house te-fare   14  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name iŋoa   6  
64 to say tokua   27  
65 rope mea   10  
65 rope wawa   2?  
66 to tie up, fasten laia   14  
67 to sew word info tuia   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info palako      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce sukia   1, 8  
72 to hit word info teia   10  
73 to steal      
74 to kill teia-matia   8, 2  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive mouri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info sakaroa   9?  
78 to cut, hack word info teia   1  
79 stick/wood ra·kau   1  
80 to split word info tapasia   4  
81 sharp mačikai   14, 16  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info wosiana   10, 67  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info molia      
89 to hold word info posokia   56?  
90 to dig keria   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info woro      
94 to throw word info pesia   12  
95 to fall word info melu   89?  
96 dog kori   7  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg atolu   1  
99 feather wero   1?  
100 wing pekau   1, 58  
101 to fly rere   11  
102 rat kisue   3, 88  
102 rat kimoa   14  
103 meat/flesh pakasi   17?  
104 fat/grease kanainai      
105 tail rapue   11  
106 snake ŋata sai   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
110 spider      
111 fish ika   1  
112 rotten word info popo   14  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root kasikoa   2, 28  
116 flower fuma   1  
117 fruit fua   1  
118 grass manamu   68?  
119 earth/soil kere   10  
120 stone fatu   1  
121 sand waraune   1, 75  
122 water word info wai   2  
123 to flow sara   33  
124 sea tai   1  
125 salt mara      
126 lake kapu      
127 woods/forest malasi   77?  
128 sky raŋi   1  
128 sky maloa      
129 moon aŋa·le   3?  
130 star masoi   13  
131 cloud word info tae teraŋi   36  
132 fog mafu   22  
133 rain ua   1  
134 thunder pačiri   14  
135 lightning wira   2  
136 wind mataŋi   1, 66  
137 to blow word info suia   12  
138 warm word info wera   8  
139 cold word info makariri   1, 52  
140 dry word info ma·tu   66  
141 wet lousa   11?  
142 heavy ma·fa   46  
143 fire afi   1  
144 to burn word info tuŋia   7  
145 smoke word info silaŋo   63  
146 ash arefu   67  
147 black paku   64  
148 white tetea      
149 red mea   1  
150 yellow maloloa      
151 green keskesa      
152 small kekela   13  
153 big motua   41  
154 short word info      
155 long word info totoe   73  
156 thin word info manfinifi   1  
157 thick word info matoru   3  
158 narrow walakai      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick masaki   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info tuai   48  
163 new fou   1  
164 good merie   16  
165 bad, evil sa   1  
166 correct, true marie good    
167 night po   1  
168 day rea   7?  
169 year tau      
170 when? word info afia      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside i roto   5  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this kenei   7, 1  
178 that nera   1  
179 near etata   9  
180 far imao   13  
181 where? word info ifia   3, 35  
182 I aβau   1, 21, 18  
183 thou akoe   1  
184 he/she eia   1  
185 we word info tatou pl. incl. 1, 39  
185 we word info matou pl. excl. 2, 39  
185 we word info taua dl. incl. 1, 29  
185 we word info maua dl. excl. 2, 29  
186 you koutou pl. 16  
186 you korua dl. x  
187 they ratou they 1, 72  
187 they raua they (dual) x  
188 what? word info a·fa   1  
189 who? word info kuai   1  
190 other tonrua      
191 all euči   60?  
192 and ŋo   9  
193 if ŋousia      
194 how? word info efia   11, 52?  
195 no, not sai   10, 84  
196 to count tao   8  
197 One word info etasi   14, 48  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info e-toru   1  
200 Four word info e-fa   1, 66  
201 Five word info e-rima   1  
202 Six word info e-ono   1  
203 Seven word info eβitu   1  
204 Eight word info eβaru   3  
205 Nine word info siwa   5  
206 Ten word info siŋofuru   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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