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Language: Avava (None)

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:
2 left      
3 right      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
53 person/human being      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
73 to steal      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
95 to fall word info      
99 feather      
100 wing      
104 fat/grease      
110 spider      
112 rotten word info      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
126 lake      
141 wet      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
173 at      
191 all      
192 and      
1 hand vera-   16  
4 leg/foot bologo-   33  
5 to walk -solsol   114  
6 road/path gurup      
7 to come -βʷel   25  
8 to turn word info -ⁿdʳioŋ   34  
9 to swim -lumlum   38  
10 dirty -mɛtəmɛt   2  
11 dust bisnap   80  
12 skin ɛpnu (hunan)   28  
13 back word info ⁿdru-   82  
14 belly vat-   5  
15 bone boloŋ-   37  
16 intestines ᵐʙurtan   75  
17 liver ɛlɛmɛt-nan   52  
18 breast asɪh   1, 55  
19 shoulder ᵐbatn faran   1, 65  
21 to think -sis-   39  
22 to fear -mɪtutakʰ   1  
23 blood ɛⁿdʳe   1  
24 head ᵐbat-   9  
25 neck ᵐbalawa-n   84  
26 hair word info sublɛ-   31, 33  
27 nose onos-n   18  
28 to breathe -ŋarŋar   13  
29 to sniff, smell -suŋusuŋ   9  
30 mouth ᵐboŋ-on   41  
31 tooth boroðeih   45  
32 tongue lem-en   7, 17  
33 to laugh -wam   88?  
34 to cry -ul   59  
35 to vomit -okʰ   29  
36 to spit -ᴩɛrai   35, 86, 96  
37 to eat -an   1  
38 to chew word info -amaᵐʙuhi   56  
39 to cook word info -tntn   9  
40 to drink -mɪn   1, 49  
43 ear ⁿdɪliŋ-   1, 40  
44 to hear -paruŋ   1  
45 eye mat-   1  
46 to see -ligilai   18  
47 to yawn -maŋulal   19, 34  
48 to sleep -matur   1  
49 to lie down word info -ⁿdiŋdiŋ   25  
50 to dream -laᵐbariʰ   10, 51  
51 to sit -sum   40  
52 to stand -turtur   2, 69  
54 man/male muːt   94  
55 woman/female mʷomʷokʰ   23  
56 child atiⁿda-   5, 52  
57 husband muːtana-   81  
58 wife momotana-   56, 82  
59 mother ᵑgalu-   65  
60 father mʷom   1, 10  
61 house a-mal   30  
62 thatch/roof iat'   1  
63 name isa-   66  
64 to say -tir   117  
65 rope atal   1  
66 to tie up, fasten -pis   32  
69 to hunt word info -iorior   30  
70 to shoot word info -luiʰ   15  
71 to stab, pierce -mah   45  
72 to hit word info -riit   49  
74 to kill -ritᵐʙʷun   70, 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 -ter   1  
79 stick/wood aᵑgai   1, 26  
80 to split word info -tɛruɛl   28, 1  
81 sharp -maᵑgal   14, 79, 81  
82 dull, blunt -ᵐʙʷukʰ   64, 65  
83 to work word info -pɛr   7, 73  
84 to plant -laplap   10  
87 to swell word info -ᵐʙʷur   7  
88 to squeeze word info -ᴩəʰ   18, 71  
89 to hold word info -bruɪs   34  
90 to dig -il   1  
91 to buy -lɛs   47  
92 to open, uncover -saβaŋ   24, 60  
93 to pound, beat word info -riritʰ   46, 47  
94 to throw word info -sokaih   89  
96 dog gaᵐbʷɪr   10  
96 dog gaᵐbʷɪr   10  
97 bird a-man   1  
98 egg ɔbm   73  
101 to fly -al   75  
102 rat ᵐbʷisiᵐbɔkʰ   73  
103 meat/flesh ivsoan   10  
105 tail ᵐʙusn   76  
106 snake a-mat   12  
107 worm (earthworm) o-ⁿdalas   68, 64  
108 louse word info a-ut   1  
109 mosquito dogas   38  
111 fish funiɛk   88  
113 branch word info ᵐbut naŋai   30  
114 leaf aruun   1  
115 root tɛrawɛn   2, 43  
116 flower ipman   1  
117 fruit fanan   1, 26  
118 grass momʷos   51  
119 earth/soil atan   1  
119 earth/soil akan   1, 79  
120 stone a-βat   1  
121 sand fʷulɪsilah   87  
122 water word info ɛwe   2  
124 sea tusuwe   1, 47  
127 woods/forest itorɔ   69  
128 sky alaŋ   1  
129 moon aᵐbasi   6  
130 star fʷinmɛse   13  
131 cloud word info alaŋ   3  
132 fog ⁿdugap˺   1, 63  
133 rain a-us   1  
134 thunder urur   2, 64  
135 lightning alaŋap   73  
136 wind malaːs   78  
137 to blow word info -uβup   4  
138 warm word info -rar   9  
139 cold word info -mɛlekit   51  
140 dry word info -mɛsamah   11  
142 heavy -map   46  
143 fire aːᵐʙ   1  
144 to burn word info -loŋ   75  
145 smoke word info tɛltɛl   46  
146 ash bisnap   75  
147 black -mɛtɛmɛt   1  
148 white -oviop   41  
149 red -mial   1, 55  
150 yellow -lilit   43  
151 green mɛlmɛlis   43  
152 small -lelei   66, 82  
153 big -lɛvɛlɛp   10, 83  
154 short word info -mutmut   32  
155 long word info -ᵐbɛrᵐbɛr   16  
160 painful, sick -sal   35  
161 shy, ashamed -ᵐbor   59  
162 old word info -tian   1, 118, 122  
163 new -βiβaʰ   1, 46, 51  
164 good -rivɪkʰ   67  
165 bad, evil -seɪ   1  
166 correct, true -riβigɪtɛʰ      
166 correct, true -riβigɪtɛʰ      
167 night lupat˺   42  
168 day aᵐʙun   16  
169 year aⁿdam   30  
170 when? word info kisan   1  
171 to hide word info -lugʊn   41  
172 to climb word info -sakʰ   2  
174 in, inside ᵐʙut   50  
175 above ⁿdʳagai   25  
176 below lapan   41, 74  
177 this ɛtenaŋ   7, 1  
178 that ɛtei   42  
179 near lile   60  
180 far saman   31  
181 where? word info ɛᵐbaŋ   60  
182 I nai   1, 21, 22  
183 thou   1, 66  
184 he/she eiʰ   1  
188 what? word info ʧivɛkʰ   1, 63, 73  
189 who? word info asiɛ   1  
190 other telenan   54  
193 if ⁿdetet   63  
194 how? word info ᵐbatamakʰ   62  
195 no, not itikʰ   10  
196 to count -ⁿdoŋdoŋon   42  
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 i-sout   31, 32  
203 Seven word info iso-uruh   9  
204 Eight word info i-sedɬ   11, 7  
205 Nine word info i-savat   5  
206 Ten word info i-laŋal   5, 8  
207 Twenty word info ɳal iru   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  
96 dog kaᵐʙʷir *kabwir 10  
187 they iermalamalʰ they 1, 70  
187 they ier ⁿdʳu they dual x  
185 we word info ᵑgit ᵐburarui we dl incl    
185 we word info kaᵐburarui we dual excl    
185 we word info ᵑgitmah we pl excl E  
185 we word info aᵑgit we pl incl I  
186 you kaᵐburarui you dual x  
186 you kaᵐbaramal you pl    

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