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Language: Sa

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 ra-k   16?  
2 left an-mər   1, 59  
3 right an-tur   53?  
4 leg/foot li-k   37  
5 to walk -la   63  
6 road/path sal   1  
7 to come -ma   1  
8 to turn word info -tle   114  
9 to swim -lolos   8  
10 dirty mamlilis      
11 dust subiŋ   83  
12 skin ᵐbʷela-k   23  
13 back word info ahalu-k   63?  
14 belly teba-k   36  
15 bone ᵐbara-su-k   52, 59  
16 intestines tini-k   1  
17 liver mela-k   33  
18 breast su-k   1  
19 shoulder bʷa-k   65  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -kli   18  
21 to think -remi   13  
22 to fear -mta   1  
23 blood ⁿdana-k   1, 50  
24 head ᵐbutu-k   9  
25 neck mitna-k      
26 hair word info war-lu-k   31  
27 nose ᵑgusu-k   27, 55  
28 to breathe -pŋos   72  
29 to sniff, smell -roŋo-bon   42, 62  
30 mouth pa-k   1, 81  
31 tooth lu-k   1, 35  
32 tongue me-k   7  
33 to laugh -man   51  
34 to cry -ŋar   5  
35 to vomit -lu   8  
36 to spit -kuhubi   19  
37 to eat -ogan   1, 12  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info ᵐpaŋ      
40 to drink -mini   1, 49  
41 to bite -kəti   1, 55  
42 to suck -hemi   51  
43 ear ᵑgalŋi-k   1, 41  
44 to hear -roŋo   1  
45 eye mta-k   1  
46 to see -lsi   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -mčur   1  
49 to lie down word info -pat   62  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -helu      
52 to stand -knun      
53 person/human being atuntun   24  
54 man/male armʷan   1, 14  
55 woman/female isin   93  
56 child wa-nču-k   5  
57 husband armʷan   17  
58 wife nak isin      
59 mother ⁿdai-k   17  
60 father tema-k   1  
61 house im   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name si-k   1  
64 to say -pe   13, 103  
65 rope aula   28  
66 to tie up, fasten -ᵐbiči   32  
67 to sew word info -holoholo   32  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -pnim      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -dəru   14  
72 to hit word info -osi   85  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -osi      
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -miri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -karmu   1?  
78 to cut, hack word info -ri      
79 stick/wood ᵐbutua      
80 to split word info -taxobasi      
81 sharp maᵑkan   14, 79  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info oman   1  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -puhuni   18, 71?  
89 to hold word info -ᵑgiti      
90 to dig -kili   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -pahani      
95 to fall word info -mut   57  
96 dog kuli   7 L
97 bird ᵐbʷisil   30  
98 egg asu to   1  
99 feather walu-n   1  
100 wing albe-n      
101 to fly -ga   14  
102 rat wančuruma   72  
103 meat/flesh isinən   10?  
104 fat/grease mulul   76  
105 tail ᵑgere-n   39  
106 snake taltil   13  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info ut   1  
109 mosquito ᵐbʷaᵑkan   35  
110 spider      
111 fish mahalo   52  
112 rotten word info mamdat   50  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf ra   1  
115 root libʷebtua   18, 44  
116 flower wəña   1?  
117 fruit ᵐbaptua      
118 grass račulus   82  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
120 stone at   1  
121 sand on   1  
122 water word info wa   2  
123 to flow -sal   38  
124 sea tas   1  
125 salt tas   20  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest ᵐbubut   83, 85  
128 sky taran      
129 moon ul   1  
130 star meso   13  
131 cloud word info ten-laŋ   3, 36  
132 fog mau   3, 32  
133 rain us   1  
134 thunder ᵐbarurut   84  
135 lightning ᵐbilbil   26, 70  
136 wind laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -uw   4  
138 warm word info m-čunčun   12  
139 cold word info melas   51  
139 cold word info midit   1  
140 dry word info mʷatgir      
141 wet mes   49  
142 heavy mya      
143 fire ap   1  
144 to burn word info -paŋsi   39, 91  
145 smoke word info su-ap   2  
146 ash tasip      
147 black mamlek   41  
148 white palpal      
149 red ŋiŋi      
150 yellow litlit   43  
151 green maksansan      
152 small betkan      
153 big betlap   10, 83, 107  
154 short word info      
155 long word info mabra   16?  
156 thin word info mamnini   1?  
157 thick word info mamtil   3  
158 narrow betkan small    
159 wide      
160 painful, sick tabʷi      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
164 good ᵐbetu      
165 bad, evil saŋa   1, 100  
166 correct, true ᵐbetu good X  
167 night ut-buŋ   1, 67  
168 day ran   6  
169 year ⁿdam   30  
170 when? word info naŋis   1, 43  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside lon   1  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this unlo      
178 that unre      
179 near ᵐbʷilan   103  
180 far tireut      
181 where? word info ᵐbi   3, 59  
182 I ni   1, 21, 22  
183 thou ik   1, 17  
184 he/she i   1  
185 we word info kit pl. incl. I  
185 we word info ᵑgema pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kaku dl. incl.    
185 we word info məraku dl. excl.    
186 you ᵑgimi pl. 1, 13  
186 you mnaku dl. x  
187 they ir they 1, 70  
187 they raku they (dual) x  
188 what? word info sa   1, 33  
189 who? word info si   1  
190 other      
191 all ᵐboŋa   82  
192 and ai   1?  
193 if metpe      
194 how? word info papanlo      
195 no, not ta   4  
196 to count -pʷilpʷil   1, 13  
197 One word info su   5  
198 Two word info ru   1  
199 Three word info til   1  
200 Four word info it   1, 65?  
201 Five word info lim   1  
202 Six word info liti   20  
203 Seven word info lu-ru   2  
204 Eight word info li-til   5, 7  
205 Nine word info lia-pat   20  
206 Ten word info soŋil   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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