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

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