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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      
189 who? word info -ri      
186 you aac      
54 man/male ac   14  
48 to sleep aduleeng      
53 person/human being aju   96  
33 to laugh ap      
57 husband aroo-   2, 31  
33 to laugh awi   102  
33 to laugh awiin   102  
3 right bayuur      
141 wet been   45  
8 to turn word info beve   87  
8 to turn word info beveen   87  
29 to sniff, smell bo   42  
29 to sniff, smell boni   42  
19 shoulder bu-   37  
24 head bwaa-   9  
24 head bwaar-r   9  
167 night bwan   1  
79 stick/wood bwar      
120 stone bôâc   1  
194 how? word info ca      
101 to fly caageen   90  
60 father caama-   1  
101 to fly caang   90  
8 to turn word info cagiin      
199 Three word info cen   1  
69 to hunt word info cenga      
66 to tie up, fasten ceva      
139 cold word info chaam      
85 to choose chagem   7  
83 to work word info chao      
69 to hunt word info cheba      
72 to hit word info cher      
72 to hit word info cheru      
87 to swell word info chibu      
196 to count chom   85  
36 to spit chumeen      
94 to throw word info cibwaar      
102 rat ciibwin   3  
66 to tie up, fasten ciir      
188 what? word info da   1  
6 road/path daan   1  
147 black dado   98  
128 sky dan   1  
114 leaf dao   1  
146 ash dap   1  
146 ash davo-r   1  
1 hand deexe-      
119 earth/soil dilic   1  
119 earth/soil doo   1  
15 bone du   2  
68 needle dubwek   44  
13 back word info duu- Is this 11 or 12? 82  
10 dirty geek   12  
104 fat/grease gerec   94  
42 to suck guxeen      
186 you haac      
22 to fear haaya   1  
113 branch word info hada-r   1  
69 to hunt word info han      
16 intestines haona   33  
64 to say hari   165  
78 to cut, hack word info hic      
28 to breathe hoorêên      
152 small hubor      
37 to eat huc      
157 thick word info huju   28  
162 old word info hulac   65  
153 big hâc   7  
110 spider hââp      
164 good   53  
12 skin ii-r   1?  
156 thin word info ilalac      
176 below imidu      
181 where? word info iva   3  
181 where? word info ivi   3  
108 louse word info iyi      
91 to buy iyu      
175 above iyöda      
176 below iyödu      
185 we word info ja incl    
169 year jao      
127 woods/forest jec      
14 belly jer   1  
43 ear jâlî   1  
132 fog karek      
80 to split word info kha      
4 leg/foot kha-k   1  
10 dirty khaac   12  
17 liver kic   1  
96 dog koau   17  
32 tongue kume   14, 7  
34 to cry kââk      
35 to vomit kôk   38?  
42 to suck kûûxû   5  
187 they lha   1, 70  
197 One word info lâic   14  
192 and ma   2  
75 to die, be dead maac   1  
82 dull, blunt maavûlû      
77 to scratch word info magec      
97 bird malî   1  
2 left mao   1, 59  
76 to live, be alive maolep      
140 dry word info mar   1  
140 dry word info mayu   1?  
38 to chew word info mha   1  
149 red mia   1, 55  
154 short word info moyu little    
116 flower muuc   36  
61 house mwa   1  
27 nose mwade-k   14  
129 moon mwal   52  
129 moon mwalôk   52, 71  
165 bad, evil mwany   36  
143 fire naap   48  
63 name naar      
109 mosquito nabwi   1  
56 child nae-   5, 52  
21 to think namer   28  
174 in, inside nan   15  
131 cloud word info neeny   3  
201 Five word info nem   1, 15  
205 Nine word info nem baac      
203 Seven word info nem du      
204 Eight word info nem jen      
202 Six word info nem jiic      
138 warm word info nhu   11  
134 thunder niyu   43  
25 neck no   18  
111 fish no   9  
182 I no   1, 22?  
46 to see nor   9  
59 mother nya-   1, 83  
20 to know, be knowledgeable nyelâ   18?  
47 to yawn oaem      
98 egg oga-r      
121 sand on   1  
123 to flow or      
133 rain ora   1  
191 all ove      
181 where? word info pa   3  
120 stone paye-r   1  
120 stone payi   1  
31 tooth peenu   21, 1  
88 to squeeze word info peperau      
160 painful, sick phaliic   106?  
7 to come phee   1  
148 white phoro   3  
6 road/path phwâ-daan   5, 1  
30 mouth phwâ-nu   36  
130 star piyu   1  
26 hair word info pon   31  
145 smoke word info pubo naap   88  
117 fruit pwa-r   1  
142 heavy pwaalu      
152 small pwaar      
152 small pwadony      
151 green pûny   19?  
11 dust pûvûlû   20, 104  
198 Two word info ru   1  
206 Ten word info rulîîk   51  
172 to climb word info ta      
184 he/she ta      
171 to hide word info taa ooba      
51 to sit taabwa      
168 day taan   6  
95 to fall word info tabo   130  
92 to open, uncover tava   37  
179 near tayu      
184 he/she te-m      
5 to walk temwa      
55 woman/female thaamwa   119  
18 breast the-k   1  
84 to plant theen      
45 eye thevâ   34  
105 tail thinga-r      
70 to shoot word info thiup      
67 to sew word info thixic   17, 48  
5 to walk thââlâ      
189 who? word info ti      
184 he/she to-n   1, 6  
42 to suck tolop      
95 to fall word info u      
40 to drink udu   6  
28 to breathe up      
23 blood ura   45?, 1  
34 to cry uraut   59  
118 grass ureec      
28 to breathe uver      
200 Four word info vaac   1, 65  
3 right vala      
86 to grow word info waara      
194 how? word info waava      
122 water word info we   2  
124 sea wee-xaac   65  
115 root wââ-r   2  
38 to chew word info yac      
57 husband yawa      
58 wife yawa   102, 5  
78 to cut, hack word info yawa      
1 hand ye-k   11?  
30 mouth ye-r      
9 to swim yhao   5  
56 child âlô      
72 to hit word info âê      
72 to hit word info âêny      
170 when? word info êneen   1  
125 salt ôleen      

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