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Language: Avava (Timbibi)

Source/Author:  Aviva Shimelman 
Notes:  Transcription -- broad -- done with standard IPA with the exception that [ᴅ] was represented as "dʳ". 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Aviva Shimelman  Checked By: Aviva Shimelman 
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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:Malekula Interior:Malekula Central 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand fara-n   16  
2 left mʷir   1, 59  
3 right barin   30  
4 leg/foot boloko-n   33  
5 to walk -solsol   114  
6 road/path asal   1  
7 to come -wɛl   25  
8 to turn word info -ⁿdʳioŋ   34  
9 to swim -lumlum   38  
10 dirty -mɛtmɛt   2  
11 dust bisnap˺   80  
12 skin ipnu-   28  
13 back word info ⁿdrun   82  
14 belly vat-   5?  
15 bone boloŋ-   37  
16 intestines ᵐʙurtan   75  
17 liver ɛlɛmɛt   52  
18 breast asih   1, 55  
19 shoulder ᵐbat nɛvɛran   1, 65  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -rokut-   19, 87  
21 to think -sis-   39  
22 to fear mitu-tean   1  
23 blood ɛⁿdʳe   1  
24 head ᵐbat-   9  
25 neck ᵐbalawa-   84  
26 hair word info suvlɛ-   31, 33  
27 nose onoz-   18  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell -suŋsuŋ   9  
30 mouth a-ᵐboŋ-   41  
31 tooth ᵐborɔʰ   45  
32 tongue lɛm-   7, 17  
33 to laugh -waŋ   88  
34 to cry -ul   59  
35 to vomit -iok   29  
36 to spit -mɛlɛᵐʙə   105  
37 to eat      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info -tntn   9  
40 to drink -mɪn   1, 49  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear ⁿdɪliŋ-   1, 40  
44 to hear -paroŋ   1  
45 eye mat-   1  
46 to see -gilgilai   18  
47 to yawn -maulal   13  
48 to sleep -matur   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream -laᵐbari   10, 51  
51 to sit -sumsum   40  
52 to stand -tur   2, 69  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male u-mut   94  
55 woman/female momokʰ   23  
56 child atɪⁿdai   5, 52  
57 husband hiʔ-tanai   86  
58 wife momo-tanai   56, 82  
59 mother ᵑgalu-   65  
60 father mʷom   1, 10  
61 house him   1  
62 thatch/roof iat˺   1  
63 name akiʰ   1, 35  
64 to say -tir   117  
65 rope atal   1  
66 to tie up, fasten -ᵑga(ⁿdotai)   103  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -iorior   30  
70 to shoot word info -lulukʰai   15  
71 to stab, pierce -tur   14  
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal -pɪnoɣi   1, 58  
74 to kill -vɪhɪᵐʙun   26, 1  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -maur   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -orior   70  
78 to cut, hack word info -orot      
79 stick/wood aᵑgaih   1, 26  
80 to split word info -rotuel   1, 28  
81 sharp -maᵑgal   14, 79, 81  
82 dull, blunt -samaᵑgalmu   9  
82 dull, blunt -samaᵑgalmu   9  
83 to work word info -pɛr   7, 73  
84 to plant -lap˺   10  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info -susukʰ      
88 to squeeze word info -ᵑguh   32  
89 to hold word info -βoroh   34  
90 to dig -kil   1  
91 to buy -lɛh   47  
92 to open, uncover -saβaŋ   24, 60  
93 to pound, beat word info -riritʰ   46, 47  
94 to throw word info -pʷeliluih **bwukali 86  
94 to throw word info -pʷɛlilui   124  
94 to throw word info -pʷɛlilui   124  
95 to fall word info -wam   98  
96 dog ᵑgaᵐbʷir   10  
97 bird ha-man   1  
98 egg oβotoi   63  
99 feather loᵐbon   25  
100 wing ᵐbʷian   2?  
101 to fly -laŋ   95  
101 to fly -laŋ   95  
102 rat ᵐbʷisiᵐbokʰ   73  
103 meat/flesh ivson   10  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail ᵐʙsn   30  
106 snake amat   12  
107 worm (earthworm) o-ⁿdalaʰ   68, 64  
108 louse word info a-ut   1  
109 mosquito hanam   1  
110 spider ᵑgaŋaiʰ   8  
111 fish funiɛk   88  
112 rotten word info -momoi   51  
113 branch word info ᵐʙut-n   30  
114 leaf haru-n   1  
115 root ᵑgɛruwɛn   2, 42  
116 flower tahanan   34  
117 fruit vʷanan   1, 26  
118 grass momʷɔʰ   51  
119 earth/soil a-tan   1  
120 stone a-βat   1  
121 sand fulɪsilah   87  
122 water word info ɛwe   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea tusue   1, 47  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest itoroi   69  
128 sky alaŋ   1  
128 sky alaŋ   1  
129 moon aᵐbasi   6  
130 star ɪvʊnmʷase   13  
131 cloud word info alaŋ   3  
132 fog ⁿdukap˺   1, 63  
133 rain auh   1  
134 thunder urur   2, 64  
135 lightning alaŋap   73  
136 wind malah   78  
137 to blow word info -rivrit   40  
138 warm word info -rerar   9  
139 cold word info -mɛlekit   51  
140 dry word info -masama   11  
141 wet -minzai   35, 90  
142 heavy -map   46  
143 fire aːᵐʙ   19  
144 to burn word info i-loŋ   75  
145 smoke word info tɛltɛl   46  
146 ash bisnap˺   75  
147 black metmet   1  
148 white i-oviop˺   41  
149 red i-mial   1, 55  
150 yellow i-lilit   43  
151 green i-mɛlmɛli   43  
152 small i-lele   66, 82  
153 big i-lah   10, 86?  
154 short word info mutmut   32  
155 long word info ᵐber   16  
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick -sal   35  
161 shy, ashamed -ᵐbor   59  
162 old word info -tarai   27  
163 new -vivaʰ   1, 46, 51  
164 good -rɪβɪkʰ   67  
165 bad, evil -se   1  
166 correct, true -rɪβɪkɪtɛ      
167 night lupat   42  
168 day teran   6, 52  
169 year aⁿdam   30  
170 when? word info kʰisan   1  
171 to hide word info -lukʰun   41  
172 to climb word info -sakʰ   2  
173 at      
174 in, inside ᵐʙʷut   50  
175 above ⁿdʳakʰai   25  
176 below lapan   41, 74  
177 this ɛnaŋ      
178 that ɛtɛkʰi   42  
179 near -lile   60  
180 far saman   31  
181 where? word info ᵐbaŋ   60  
182 I nai   1, 21, 22, 23  
183 thou   1, 66  
184 he/she ei   1, 29  
185 we word info ɪᵑgit we pl incl I  
185 we word info kammɛh we pl excl E  
185 we word info ᵑgitⁿdʳui we dl incl    
185 we word info kopmɛh we dual excl    
186 you kammah you pl 1, 13, 46  
186 you kaᵐmah you dual x  
187 they iermah they 1, 70  
187 they iermɛ they dual x  
188 what? word info siβɛ   1, 63  
189 who? word info ahi   1  
190 other teleran   54  
191 all      
192 and      
193 if ⁿdetet   63  
194 how? word info itamah   64  
195 no, not ᵐbʷɪtikʰ   10  
196 to count -ⁿda   8  
196 to count -ⁿda   8  
197 One word info sapⁿ'm   58  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-tl   1  
200 Four word info i-vat   1, 65  
201 Five word info i-lim   1  
202 Six word info sout   31, 32  
203 Seven word info souru   9  
204 Eight word info sɛtl   11, 7  
205 Nine word info savat   5  
206 Ten word info laŋal   5, 8  
207 Twenty word info ɳalirui   24  
208 Fifty word info ɳalilim   x  
209 One Hundred word info ŋat sabⁿ'm   12, 42  
210 One Thousand word info ŋat itarlama sabⁿ'm   42  

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