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Language: Sobei

Source/Author:  Blust, from Grace fieldnotes and J. Sterner 1975 
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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:Western Oceanic:North New Guinea:Sarmi-Jayapura Bay:Sarmi 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand imi-m   1, 65  
2 left soude      
3 right mau   1, 29  
4 leg/foot oyum|ai      
5 to walk awo   68  
6 road/path rara   1  
7 to come e-ma   1  
8 to turn word info a-rispar      
9 to swim a-yas   19  
10 dirty edo[adoʔo]      
11 dust desa      
12 skin wadi      
13 back word info adam tiwai      
14 belly moʔodi   102  
15 bone tiwo   1, 10  
16 intestines tepeʔem wado wado = rope 20  
17 liver resne      
18 breast siso   1  
18 breast sisu   1  
19 shoulder bayum      
20 to know, be knowledgeable imnas      
21 to think feŋgomu      
22 to fear nenʔa      
23 blood sida      
24 head dabu   43  
25 neck batem   69  
26 hair word info dahu-m rau   40  
27 nose sumdari   1  
27 nose su-m dari   1  
28 to breathe sumaro      
29 to sniff, smell sumanan      
30 mouth warifno      
31 tooth wometa      
32 tongue madamtaʔno      
33 to laugh mermit      
34 to cry e-tan   1  
35 to vomit afefipar      
36 to spit uarimran      
37 to eat kin   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info afei      
40 to drink a-mus      
41 to bite yatoʔ      
42 to suck a-mus   6  
43 ear tidimrau   1, 68  
43 ear tidi-m rau   1, 68  
44 to hear a-fda      
45 eye somarnam   1, 22  
46 to see a-rom   21  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep moni   19  
49 to lie down word info moni   15  
50 to dream moni sarʔe      
51 to sit imarois      
52 to stand iki      
53 person/human being temto   68  
54 man/male temto   12, 14  
55 woman/female mefne   1, 51  
56 child natu   5  
57 husband eson   25?  
58 wife mefne   5, 92  
59 mother nen   1, 83  
60 father mam   1, 10  
61 house dimo   1?  
62 thatch/roof ato rau   1  
63 name asa-m   1, 18  
64 to say fator      
65 rope wado   2  
66 to tie up, fasten afau   11  
67 to sew word info sesi   2  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info -fan   1  
71 to stab, pierce a-so   67  
72 to hit word info a-fun   23  
73 to steal fenʔo   1, 58  
74 to kill a-fun aper   1  
75 to die, be dead aper   9  
76 to live, be alive denun      
77 to scratch word info dodut      
78 to cut, hack word info a-dus      
79 stick/wood ai   1  
80 to split word info are      
81 sharp meta   36  
82 dull, blunt tepki      
83 to work word info a-rseya      
84 to plant a-fas   12  
84 to plant a-so   28  
85 to choose ferfir   1  
85 to choose a-fir   1  
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info prarapor      
88 to squeeze word info a-tur      
89 to hold word info taput   22  
90 to dig aʔat      
91 to buy efti      
92 to open, uncover afoʔ      
93 to pound, beat word info adau raʔreʔ      
94 to throw word info afeʔ      
95 to fall word info edoit      
96 dog nani      
97 bird mani|netyo   1  
98 egg beno   33  
99 feather fido      
100 wing powai   7  
101 to fly epor      
102 rat nensau      
102 rat baŋgena      
103 meat/flesh marna      
104 fat/grease mano   1  
105 tail iku   1  
106 snake mato   12  
107 worm (earthworm) memto   10  
108 louse word info kute   1  
109 mosquito namu   1  
110 spider dabeno      
111 fish ina   1  
112 rotten word info esʔer      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root rapi   14  
116 flower made   31  
117 fruit afo   1  
118 grass prai      
119 earth/soil badi   19  
120 stone fati   1  
121 sand wane   1  
122 water word info rani   1  
123 to flow emiar      
124 sea maʔati   8  
125 salt maʔati   3, 45  
126 lake edus      
127 woods/forest edma      
128 sky metawadi      
129 moon mado      
130 star betwe   1  
131 cloud word info meno      
132 fog fedesa      
133 rain tano      
133 rain mrofi   42  
134 thunder erye      
134 thunder maʔar      
135 lightning metadeda   17  
136 wind maro   66  
137 to blow word info faruna      
138 warm word info mefna   1, 72  
139 cold word info sebre      
140 dry word info esaʔara      
141 wet mekni      
142 heavy mafo   46  
143 fire yafu   1  
144 to burn word info eboʔoit      
145 smoke word info metarfe      
146 ash desa   66  
147 black fe-meno      
148 white fe-pamo   118  
149 red fe-dara   25  
150 yellow fe-yone   9  
151 green fe-meno      
152 small benanatau      
153 big myori      
153 big wemio      
154 short word info tibo      
155 long word info meda      
156 thin word info mense      
157 thick word info meʔdi      
158 narrow tapuemyo      
159 wide beba   12  
160 painful, sick eniefei      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info moru      
163 new fefou   1, 26  
164 good fiamau   1  
164 good fia   1  
165 bad, evil kido      
165 bad, evil serari      
166 correct, true mermau      
167 night pani   1  
167 night meriou   16  
168 day useto      
169 year yaʔme   13  
170 when? word info samo semfaina      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info etisa      
173 at den      
174 in, inside afo      
174 in, inside waridon      
175 above wersawo      
175 above afo   2  
176 below fuse      
177 this teit      
177 this [se]satei      
178 that denonoto      
179 near raʔruse      
180 far de-nowoʔ      
181 where? word info de-nsifana      
182 I yau   1, 21  
182 I yawasi      
182 I ia|be   1, 21  
183 thou usimau      
183 thou u|be      
184 he/she e|be   1  
185 we word info usim|se      
185 we word info rer|be      
186 you yambe   1  
187 they rerbedai      
188 what? word info nyo      
188 what? word info nisamba      
189 who? word info deisana      
190 other detesa      
191 all dedwitse      
192 and fesake      
193 if      
194 how? word info fefaina      
195 no, not tap[se]   4, 22  
196 to count imimʔaʔot      
197 One word info tesese   44  
198 Two word info daidu   1  
199 Three word info tou   1  
200 Four word info fau   1, 71  
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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