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Language: Savu

Source/Author:  Blust 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Penny Keenan  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Bima-Sumba 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
126 lake      
132 fog      
135 lightning      
1 hand kai ŋaʔa      
1 hand ruai      
4 leg/foot ĵela      
5 to walk béla      
7 to come deka      
8 to turn word info ta-pote      
19 shoulder kolo gunu      
20 to know, be knowledgeable tohi      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ia      
21 to think peŋé      
21 to think owé      
27 nose huwaŋa      
29 to sniff, smell buru      
29 to sniff, smell teɗé      
33 to laugh ɗole      
34 to cry keruka      
36 to spit pe-ilu      
36 to spit pupu      
39 to cook word info hogo      
39 to cook word info méréa      
41 to bite hiɓi      
46 to see héléo      
47 to yawn megau      
48 to sleep ta-beji      
51 to sit mejeɗi      
57 husband ihi emu      
64 to say li      
66 to tie up, fasten ta-uje      
66 to tie up, fasten ɓoro      
69 to hunt word info tape hudi      
70 to shoot word info ta-wobe      
71 to stab, pierce hue      
72 to hit word info woba      
77 to scratch word info ta-gai      
78 to cut, hack word info eta      
81 sharp do naʔa      
81 sharp meriu      
82 dull, blunt kewagu      
82 dull, blunt wada      
83 to work word info tao      
83 to work word info ta-jega      
84 to plant hela      
84 to plant kuĵa      
86 to grow word info ramé      
87 to swell word info ta-menjela      
89 to hold word info emi      
93 to pound, beat word info daba Source ACD: beat on with both hands    
94 to throw word info ta-nabe      
94 to throw word info hora      
96 dog ŋaka      
97 bird dolila      
100 wing ruʔela      
102 rat keɓuku      
102 rat kéjôe      
103 meat/flesh hedai      
105 tail rulahi      
106 snake doɓoho      
110 spider morake      
111 fish naduʔu      
112 rotten word info dowoʔo      
112 rotten word info wapa      
113 branch word info kélat      
118 grass ruĵuʔu      
121 sand laha lae      
123 to flow ri      
124 sea lou      
129 moon weru      
130 star moto      
131 cloud word info méremu      
133 rain aji      
134 thunder ɗoro      
137 to blow word info ta-tiu      
138 warm word info kewowo      
140 dry word info kelili      
141 wet ta-boɓo      
142 heavy mejiŋi      
150 yellow kalara      
153 big worena      
157 thick word info meʔaa      
158 narrow kedadu      
158 narrow ɓera      
160 painful, sick ahé      
160 painful, sick keboo      
162 old word info duiʔ      
165 bad, evil do|woapa      
167 night meɗa      
167 night remi      
173 at pa      
179 near umu      
179 near hédeka      
181 where? word info pami      
182 I ja      
184 he/she no      
188 what? word info niŋa      
189 who? word info nado      
190 other do wala      
190 other aŋa      
191 all hariale      
193 if kiri      
193 if we      
195 no, not ado      
207 Twenty word info dhue nguru "dh" = implosive    
210 One Thousand word info hétebha "bh" = implosive    
4 leg/foot kai   1  
6 road/path ru| ĵara   1  
7 to come mai   1  
10 dirty raʔi   1  
11 dust awu (cf#146) 1  
12 skin kuri   1  
16 intestines tenié metathesis of final vowels? (Emily) 1  
17 liver ade   1  
18 breast huhu   1  
22 to fear medaʔu   1  
23 blood ra   1  
30 mouth wu|ɓa cp other LS forms 1  
34 to cry taŋi   1  
38 to chew word info mama fix n 1  
40 to drink ta-ŋinu   1  
44 to hear reŋi   1  
44 to hear reŋé   1  
45 eye na-mada   1  
49 to lie down word info pahoro eni (<M) 1  
52 to stand tidi   1  
53 person/human being doʔu   1  
54 man/male momone   1  
56 child ana   1  
59 mother ina   1  
60 father ama   1  
61 house ĕmu   1  
63 name ŋara   1  
65 rope dari   1  
75 to die, be dead made   1  
77 to scratch word info ta-kao   1  
79 stick/wood aĵu   1  
85 to choose ɓili   1  
85 to choose pili   1  
88 to squeeze word info ta-pue   1  
90 to dig kaʔi   1  
91 to buy weli   1  
92 to open, uncover boke   1  
95 to fall word info ta-bui   1  
98 egg delu   1  
104 fat/grease meñi   1  
107 worm (earthworm) kalate   1  
108 louse word info udu   1  
114 leaf roʔo   1  
114 leaf ru   1  
117 fruit wue   1  
120 stone wo wadu   1  
123 to flow mili   1  
124 sea dahi   1  
138 warm word info pana   1  
139 cold word info meriŋi   1  
143 fire ai   1  
144 to burn word info ta-tunu   1  
146 ash awu   1  
147 black do medi (<M) 1  
148 white do pudi   1  
149 red mea   1  
156 thin word info meni   1  
161 shy, ashamed mékaé (dhara)   1  
164 good   1  
164 good woʔié   1  
169 year tau   1  
171 to hide word info huni   1  
171 to hide word info wuni   1  
174 in, inside me rămă   1  
174 in, inside ɗara   1  
176 below wawa   1  
177 this nane   1  
177 this pane   1  
177 this oni   1  
178 that nani   1  
180 far jaʔu   1  
183 thou ao   1  
197 One word info ehi (<M) 1  
198 Two word info ɗue   1  
199 Three word info telu   1  
200 Four word info epa   1  
201 Five word info lemi   1  
202 Six word info ena   1  
203 Seven word info pidu   1  
95 to fall word info [me]nawu   1, 106  
186 you mu   1, 13  
208 Fifty word info lemi nguru   1, 2  
37 to eat ta-ŋaʔa   1, 3  
43 ear wodilu   1, 4  
2 left kiriu metathesis < *kawiRi ? 1, 42  
9 to swim ta-naŋi   1, 45  
52 to stand keɗi   1, 5  
55 woman/female mobeni   1, 51  
73 to steal [me]naʔo   1, 59, 60  
50 to dream ni   1, 60  
3 right kedaŋa   1, 62?  
170 when? word info p|eri   1, 65  
76 to live, be alive muri   1, 76  
94 to throw word info ta-daba   109  
95 to fall word info buni   111  
168 day loɗo   12  
152 small iki   121  
109 mosquito nini   17  
13 back word info deni   18  
35 to vomit medu   1?  
42 to suck hepa   1?  
66 to tie up, fasten eki   1?  
140 dry word info kemaŋu   1?  
163 new do|wiʔu   1?  
185 we word info ĵi   1?  
15 bone rui   2  
28 to breathe heŋa   2  
58 wife ihi emu   2  
74 to kill tape made   2  
86 to grow word info muri   2  
159 wide do ɓela   2  
192 and ŋa   2  
160 painful, sick peɗa   23  
194 how? word info mina mi   23  
99 feather raʔu   24  
99 feather ru   24  
122 water word info ei   2?  
33 to laugh ta-mari   3  
38 to chew word info ñami fix n 3  
67 to sew word info ĵaʔu   3  
115 root amo   3  
125 salt hero   3  
204 Eight word info eru   3  
125 salt méŋehi   3, 48  
80 to split word info ɓeka   36  
82 dull, blunt ketaba   38  
196 to count ta-reke   39 L
101 to fly lila   4  
116 flower wila   4  
172 to climb word info hae   4  
209 One Hundred word info héngahu   4  
26 hair word info ru   40  
32 tongue weʔo   44  
109 mosquito legu   44  
5 to walk ta-kako   48  
8 to turn word info ɓeli   4?  
119 earth/soil rai[wawa]   4?  
151 green méŋeru   4?  
31 tooth ŋutu   5  
136 wind ŋelo   5  
155 long word info merai   5  
175 above ɗida   5  
187 they ro   5  
205 Nine word info héo   5  
154 short word info na-ɓaɓa   54  
64 to say ta-pedai   5?  
64 to say ané   5?  
162 old word info do|weka   5?  
206 Ten word info hénguru   5?  
24 head katu   6  
42 to suck ta-muhi   6  
71 to stab, pierce ta-teɓo   6?  
166 correct, true petu   6?  
145 smoke word info habu   7  
25 neck lakoko   78  
155 long word info medera   7?  
127 woods/forest roʔa jami   8  
128 sky liru   8  
185 we word info di   9  
14 belly ɗelu   90  

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