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Language: Tape (Tautu)

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      
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot til-   34  
5 to walk -liŋliŋ   60  
6 road/path sel   1  
7 to come -mo   33  
8 to turn word info -ruten   111  
9 to swim -suvsip   12  
10 dirty huvtax   128  
10 dirty huvtax   128  
11 dust      
12 skin      
13 back word info ᵐʙʷəl-   52  
14 belly fet-   5  
15 bone t͡ʃun   2, 31  
16 intestines      
17 liver      
18 breast səs-   1  
19 shoulder ᵐʙʷəl-   38  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear -ⁿdeŋⁿdəŋ   25  
23 blood ⁿdee-   1  
24 head pət-   9  
25 neck      
26 hair word info nil   31  
27 nose kəsʊm   1, 58, 55  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth pwiŋ-   41  
31 tooth l-   1, 35?  
32 tongue mim-   7, 41  
33 to laugh -tumos   47  
34 to cry -it͡ʃ   66  
35 to vomit -luaɣ   8  
36 to spit      
37 to eat -uⁿdi   35  
38 to chew word info -jomo   21  
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink -mɪn   1, 49  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear ⁿdeliŋa-   1, 40  
44 to hear -rɪŋ   1  
45 eye mətə-   1  
46 to see -lis   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -metʊr   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
51 to sit -liek   110  
52 to stand -tir   2, 69  
52 to stand -ptir   2, 59  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male ⁿdui   45  
55 woman/female təvet   24  
56 child ne-tite   5  
57 husband ⁿduie-s-   72  
58 wife təvete-s-   64, 83  
59 mother nunu   53  
60 father etɛm   1  
61 house nɛ-max   51  
62 thatch/roof ni-et   1  
63 name no-xse-   1, 35  
64 to say -vʷeri   30  
65 rope na-u   25?  
66 to tie up, fasten -ɣo   84  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info -luo   15  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info -ɣəᵗs   82  
73 to steal -vənaxe   1, 58  
74 to kill -ɣəᵗsiᵐbeni   13, 1  
75 to die, be dead -mes   1  
76 to live, be alive t͡ʃilʊp   57  
77 to scratch word info -xerxar   12  
78 to cut, hack word info -t͡ʃet͡ʃ   29  
79 stick/wood ne   1  
80 to split word info -t͡ʃet͡ʃ ᵐbari      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt ᵐbət͡ʃit͡ʃ   30  
83 to work word info -kar   7  
84 to plant -lo   10  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info -ususe   46  
90 to dig -xel   1  
91 to buy -ul   1  
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info -xəᵗsxəᵗs   42  
94 to throw word info -t͡ʃəren   87  
95 to fall word info -ⁿdʊm   42  
96 dog lipax   29  
97 bird nə-men   1  
98 egg ni-ⁿdəl   1, 66  
99 feather nil   1  
100 wing laŋ   1, 12?  
101 to fly      
102 rat la:ᵐbʊt   45  
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
106 snake nə-mot   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info      
109 mosquito nəxmax   1  
110 spider      
111 fish nə-met͡ʃ   53  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf ron   1  
114 leaf rone   1  
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit no-von   1, 26  
118 grass ni-nes   51  
119 earth/soil ⁿdemb   11  
120 stone nə-vet   1  
121 sand nu-nwin   1  
122 water word info nu-a   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea tes   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest le-ᵐbəᵐb      
128 sky      
129 moon      
130 star      
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain nu-is   1  
134 thunder βeleβar   15, 38?  
135 lightning      
136 wind      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info miles   51  
140 dry word info      
141 wet wor   35, 47  
142 heavy -ⁿdip   79  
143 fire nimb   19  
144 to burn word info -vaŋ   39  
145 smoke word info ni-esɪn   2  
146 ash      
147 black -mit   1  
148 white -wiβ   41  
149 red -miel   1, 55  
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small -vəs   106  
153 big -lil   91  
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick -mɪsit   1, 98  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info -tərep   27, 115  
163 new      
164 good -pit͡ʃ   48  
165 bad, evil -set   1  
166 correct, true      
167 night      
168 day ni-tiren   6, 52  
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info -tosusuen   37, 39  
172 to climb word info -sax   2  
173 at      
174 in, inside elelvenu   1, 49  
175 above esoweies   52  
176 below      
177 this henisi   54  
178 that henine      
179 near eviᵐbəx   2, 61  
180 far eso   1  
181 where? word info epi   3, 59  
182 I kənɛk   1, 21, 22, 23  
183 thou na:kəm   1, 17, 18, 25  
184 he/she en   1, 6, 29, 30  
185 we word info na:kəⁿd we pl incl I  
186 you ke:m you pl 1, 13, 46  
187 they er they 1, 70  
188 what? word info ste   56  
189 who? word info es   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not i-saɣa   10  
196 to count i-t͡ʃpon   69  
197 One word info i-siᵑk   8  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-təl   1  
200 Four word info i-ves   1, 65  
201 Five word info i-ləm   1  
202 Six word info lʊmt͡ʃis   20  
203 Seven word info t͡ʃoru   9  
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info isɪŋel   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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