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Language: Nyelâyu

Source/Author:  Ozanne-Riverre (1998) 
Notes:  Ozanne-Rivierre, F. 1998 Le Nyelâyu de Balade (Nouvelle-Calédonie) Langues et Cultures du Pacifique. Paris 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Kirsty Maurits  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:New Caledonian:Northern:Extreme Northern 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
39 to cook word info      
41 to bite      
44 to hear      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
52 to stand      
62 thatch/roof      
65 rope      
71 to stab, pierce      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
81 sharp      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
93 to pound, beat word info      
99 feather      
100 wing      
103 meat/flesh      
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
112 rotten word info      
126 lake      
135 lightning      
136 wind      
137 to blow word info      
144 to burn word info      
150 yellow      
155 long word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
163 new      
166 correct, true      
173 at      
177 this      
178 that      
180 far      
183 thou      
190 other      
193 if      
195 no, not      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
1 hand deexe-      
3 right bayuur      
3 right vala      
5 to walk thââlâ      
5 to walk temwa      
8 to turn word info cagiin      
28 to breathe hoorêên      
28 to breathe up      
28 to breathe uver      
30 mouth ye-r      
33 to laugh ap      
34 to cry kââk      
36 to spit chumeen      
37 to eat huc      
38 to chew word info yac      
42 to suck guxeen      
42 to suck tolop      
47 to yawn oaem      
48 to sleep aduleeng      
51 to sit taabwa      
56 child âlô      
57 husband yawa      
63 name naar      
66 to tie up, fasten ceva      
66 to tie up, fasten ciir      
69 to hunt word info cheba      
69 to hunt word info cenga      
69 to hunt word info han      
70 to shoot word info thiup      
72 to hit word info âê      
72 to hit word info âêny      
72 to hit word info cher      
72 to hit word info cheru      
76 to live, be alive maolep      
77 to scratch word info magec      
78 to cut, hack word info hic      
78 to cut, hack word info yawa      
79 stick/wood bwar      
80 to split word info kha      
82 dull, blunt maavûlû      
83 to work word info chao      
84 to plant theen      
86 to grow word info waara      
87 to swell word info chibu      
88 to squeeze word info peperau      
91 to buy iyu      
94 to throw word info cibwaar      
95 to fall word info u      
98 egg oga-r      
105 tail thinga-r      
108 louse word info iyi      
110 spider hââp      
118 grass ureec      
123 to flow or      
125 salt ôleen      
127 woods/forest jec      
132 fog karek      
139 cold word info chaam      
142 heavy pwaalu      
152 small hubor      
152 small pwadony      
152 small pwaar      
154 short word info moyu little    
156 thin word info ilalac      
169 year jao      
171 to hide word info taa ooba      
172 to climb word info ta      
175 above iyöda      
176 below imidu      
176 below iyödu      
179 near tayu      
184 he/she ta      
184 he/she te-m      
185 we word info ja incl    
186 you aac      
186 you haac      
189 who? word info ti      
189 who? word info -ri      
191 all ove      
194 how? word info waava      
194 how? word info ca      
202 Six word info nem jiic      
203 Seven word info nem du      
204 Eight word info nem jen      
205 Nine word info nem baac      
4 leg/foot kha-k   1  
6 road/path daan   1  
7 to come phee   1  
14 belly jer   1  
17 liver kic   1  
18 breast the-k   1  
22 to fear haaya   1  
38 to chew word info mha   1  
43 ear jâlî   1  
60 father caama-   1  
61 house mwa   1  
75 to die, be dead maac   1  
97 bird malî   1  
109 mosquito nabwi   1  
113 branch word info hada-r   1  
114 leaf dao   1  
117 fruit pwa-r   1  
119 earth/soil dilic   1  
119 earth/soil doo   1  
120 stone bôâc   1  
120 stone paye-r   1  
120 stone payi   1  
121 sand on   1  
128 sky dan   1  
130 star piyu   1  
133 rain ora   1  
140 dry word info mar   1  
146 ash dap   1  
146 ash davo-r   1  
167 night bwan   1  
170 when? word info êneen   1  
188 what? word info da   1  
198 Two word info ru   1  
199 Three word info cen   1  
201 Five word info nem   1, 15  
182 I no   1, 22?  
149 red mia   1, 55  
2 left mao   1, 59  
184 he/she to-n   1, 6  
200 Four word info vaac   1, 65  
187 they lha   1, 70  
59 mother nya-   1, 83  
33 to laugh awi   102  
33 to laugh awiin   102  
58 wife yawa   102, 5  
160 painful, sick phaliic   106?  
138 warm word info nhu   11  
55 woman/female thaamwa   119  
1 hand ye-k   11?  
10 dirty geek   12  
10 dirty khaac   12  
95 to fall word info tabo   130  
27 nose mwade-k   14  
54 man/male ac   14  
197 One word info lâic   14  
32 tongue kume   14, 7  
174 in, inside nan   15  
64 to say hari   165  
96 dog koau   17  
67 to sew word info thixic   17, 48  
25 neck no   18  
20 to know, be knowledgeable nyelâ   18?  
151 green pûny   19?  
12 skin ii-r   1?  
140 dry word info mayu   1?  
15 bone du   2  
115 root wââ-r   2  
122 water word info we   2  
192 and ma   2  
57 husband aroo-   2, 31  
11 dust pûvûlû   20, 104  
31 tooth peenu   21, 1  
21 to think namer   28  
157 thick word info huju   28  
102 rat ciibwin   3  
131 cloud word info neeny   3  
148 white phoro   3  
181 where? word info iva   3  
181 where? word info ivi   3  
181 where? word info pa   3  
26 hair word info pon   31  
16 intestines haona   33  
45 eye thevâ   34  
30 mouth phwâ-nu   36  
116 flower muuc   36  
165 bad, evil mwany   36  
19 shoulder bu-   37  
92 to open, uncover tava   37  
35 to vomit kôk   38?  
29 to sniff, smell bo   42  
29 to sniff, smell boni   42  
134 thunder niyu   43  
68 needle dubwek   44  
141 wet been   45  
23 blood ura   45?, 1  
143 fire naap   48  
9 to swim yhao   5  
42 to suck kûûxû   5  
6 road/path phwâ-daan   5, 1  
56 child nae-   5, 52  
206 Ten word info rulîîk   51  
129 moon mwal   52  
129 moon mwalôk   52, 71  
164 good   53  
34 to cry uraut   59  
40 to drink udu   6  
168 day taan   6  
124 sea wee-xaac   65  
162 old word info hulac   65  
85 to choose chagem   7  
153 big hâc   7  
13 back word info duu- Is this 11 or 12? 82  
196 to count chom   85  
8 to turn word info beve   87  
8 to turn word info beveen   87  
145 smoke word info pubo naap   88  
24 head bwaa-   9  
24 head bwaar-r   9  
46 to see nor   9  
111 fish no   9  
101 to fly caageen   90  
101 to fly caang   90  
104 fat/grease gerec   94  
53 person/human being aju   96  
147 black dado   98  

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