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

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