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Language: Ambrym, South-East

Source/Author:  Blust, from: Parker (1970) 
Notes:  Parker, G.J. (1970). Southeast Ambrym dictionary. Pacific Lingustics, C-17: Canberra 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  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:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:East Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
11 dust      
50 to dream      
68 needle      
85 to choose      
93 to pound, beat word info      
126 lake      
158 narrow      
161 shy, ashamed      
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
133 rain [m]us   1  
61 house [n]im   1  
149 red [pɪ]pili   18  
177 this [t]ak   52?  
178 that [ta]xai   15  
26 hair word info am      
7 to come am|mei   1  
57 husband asou   2  
58 wife asou   1  
102 rat asu   3, 77  
55 woman/female atou   81  
65 rope au   25  
100 wing aveu   1?  
113 branch word info aŋutɛ      
157 thick word info buriŋ      
173 at e   1  
174 in, inside e   4?  
192 and e   1?  
195 no, not e-e   54  
132 fog eas   70  
145 smoke word info eas   2  
153 big eilep   10  
129 moon eveti   6  
113 branch word info halitɛ      
72 to hit word info hasɪ   82  
74 to kill hasɪ   12  
120 stone hat   1  
200 Four word info hat   1, 65  
1 hand he   16, 72  
8 to turn word info hiles   24  
12 skin hilutɛ   1, 80, 71  
90 to dig hilɪ   1  
99 feather hilɪ   1  
153 big himætu      
25 neck hiræ   43  
103 meat/flesh hisi   10  
64 to say hiteni   16  
130 star hitu   1  
92 to open, uncover hoka   1  
152 small hokkoroŋ      
164 good hos   65  
137 to blow word info huii   62  
117 fruit hui|ei   37?  
169 year huram   30  
89 to hold word info hurɪ   34  
118 grass husmunai   31  
146 ash husutɛ      
88 to squeeze word info husɪ   18, 71?  
116 flower huŋi|ei   1  
182 I inou   1, 21, 22  
63 name isɛ   1, 18  
5 to walk kaakau   1  
77 to scratch word info kakalɛ   12  
73 to steal kakan-ni      
81 sharp kan   14  
20 to know, be knowledgeable kila   18  
69 to hunt word info kokei   77  
94 to throw word info kop-ni   85  
96 dog kuli[i]   7 L
36 to spit kusah   19, 34  
87 to swell word info lavuap   62  
92 to open, uncover laŋa   23  
4 leg/foot le   37  
79 stick/wood liei   28  
17 liver lietne   38  
84 to plant lihɪ   9  
115 root litɛ   17?  
49 to lie down word info liŋ   25  
44 to hear loŋɛ   1  
198 Two word info lu   1  
31 tooth luho   1, 35  
123 to flow læh   58?  
35 to vomit lʊlu   8  
131 cloud word info mamah   39  
13 back word info mari   35?  
32 tongue me   7  
52 to stand mea      
142 heavy meas   33  
150 yellow meaŋ   9?  
147 black meloxoluk   41  
33 to laugh men   51  
139 cold word info merir   1  
111 fish meseau   52  
160 painful, sick mesei   1  
76 to live, be alive meul   1, 76  
86 to grow word info meul   15  
168 day me|leŋi|en   6  
135 lightning milaŋas   73  
148 white miæh   98  
2 left moil   1, 59  
53 person/human being moletin   7, 8  
95 to fall word info mot   57  
2 left muel   1, 59  
34 to cry muis   67  
42 to suck mumuni   11, 52  
40 to drink munɪ   1, 49  
104 fat/grease mur   72  
151 green mämæas   8, 43  
156 thin word info mæhhin (<M) 1, 50  
47 to yawn mæmæi   19  
75 to die, be dead mæt   1  
3 right mætu   5, 37  
166 correct, true mætu   6?  
45 eye mætɛ   1  
141 wet mɛmer   35  
40 to drink mʊmun   1, 49  
10 dirty mʊmuu   63  
56 child natɛ   5  
175 above nesau   11  
163 new netahu   55  
176 below netan   9  
59 mother ninɛ   1, 46  
188 what? word info n|aha   1  
21 to think nɛnemi   28  
122 water word info oei   2  
48 to sleep pat   86  
116 flower piŋ   1  
83 to work word info pol      
172 to climb word info pueou   38  
10 dirty purunɪ   67  
46 to see pusɪ   11  
172 to climb word info puŋei   9?  
29 to sniff, smell puŋosɪ   64  
70 to shoot word info pä|pæn   1  
196 to count pʊpuluu   1, 13  
23 blood re   1, 27  
98 egg rælitɛ   1?  
165 bad, evil sa   1  
92 to open, uncover saha   58  
159 wide salele      
190 other sap   37  
66 to tie up, fasten sarɛ   35  
80 to split word info selpasɪ   4?  
15 bone si   52  
109 mosquito sikan   46  
180 far sotin   1  
18 breast sus   1  
6 road/path susei   50  
121 sand suvi|en   1, 83  
127 woods/forest tahi      
162 old word info talite      
107 worm (earthworm) tamasis      
60 father tame   1  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tarati   1  
124 sea tas   1  
125 salt tas   20  
78 to cut, hack word info tata   1  
181 where? word info tavi   3?, 35  
62 thatch/roof taxui   20  
78 to cut, hack word info te   1  
174 in, inside te      
197 One word info tei   14  
194 how? word info tep      
154 short word info terumue      
106 snake tetal   13  
155 long word info teviei   60  
128 sky tilaŋ   1, 61  
67 to sew word info tilɪ   13  
71 to stab, pierce tilɪ   14  
16 intestines tinai   1  
16 intestines tinɛ   1  
39 to cook word info tinɪ   9  
144 to burn word info tinɪ   1  
54 man/male tiramue   88  
199 Three word info tol   1  
190 other tova      
51 to sit to|tan   80, 105  
97 bird tu|men   1  
138 warm word info tɪtin   12  
22 to fear ulikkanen   19?  
143 fire upaŋ   21  
108 louse word info ut   1  
114 leaf uvu|ei   48  
30 mouth valoŋo   42  
66 to tie up, fasten varɛ   35  
136 wind vati|aŋ   1, 77  
19 shoulder vatuvu   65  
24 head vatɪ   9  
28 to breathe vaŋos   36  
14 belly vaŋɛ   61  
134 thunder veta   85  
170 when? word info viliæh   74  
179 near viselɪ   55  
189 who? word info visi   1?  
112 rotten word info vo   52  
110 spider voliau   1?  
167 night voŋi|en   1  
140 dry word info vue      
196 to count vulii   1, 13  
27 nose vulkusɪ   1, 58  
146 ash vulmueas   30  
43 ear vuraŋɛ   43  
191 all vusien   47?  
82 dull, blunt vut   16  
64 to say xa   17  
101 to fly xa   14  
91 to buy xalɛ   48?  
105 tail xalɛ   24  
186 you xamim   1, 33  
185 we word info xamæm   2  
37 to eat xanɪ   1  
181 where? word info xavi   3?, 35  
151 green xen      
185 we word info xir   1  
193 if xos xa   1?  
183 thou xouk   1, 26  
9 to swim xul   71  
171 to hide word info xus   6  
186 you x|ami   1, 13  
184 he/she x|i   1, 29  
187 they x|il   1, 70  
38 to chew word info ŋasi   12  
41 to bite ŋasi   1, 60  

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