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

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