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Language: Venen Taute (Hamax)

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 lɪmɛ-   1  
2 left mir   1, 59  
3 right mɛlɛndao   44  
4 leg/foot tl-   34  
5 to walk -vɛl   10  
6 road/path nɛ-vɛnɛl   46  
7 to come -ma   1  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin ni-lɛpa-   23, 88  
13 back word info ⁿdu-   82  
14 belly fat-   5  
15 bone ʃu-   52  
16 intestines      
17 liver      
18 breast nunu   3  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear nɛⁿdʳn   25  
23 blood na-ⁿde   1  
24 head pət-   9  
25 neck natv-   45  
26 hair word info nil-   31  
27 nose ʃuka-   1, 87  
28 to breathe -rɛvnalɛn   77, 78  
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth pn-   83  
31 tooth lu-   1, 35  
32 tongue n̼ɛn̼ɛ-   7, 41  
33 to laugh -vutma   47  
34 to cry -valo   60  
35 to vomit -lu   8  
36 to spit -tupʷi   15  
37 to eat -xatat   48  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info -tapɣai   86, 99?  
40 to drink      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear ⁿdʳɪlina-   1, 40  
44 to hear -rni   1, 59  
45 eye n̼ata-   1  
46 to see      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep n̼atr   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream -n̼atr kale   11  
51 to sit -lk   110  
52 to stand -vtir   2, 59  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male ⁿdui   45  
55 woman/female tavɛt   24  
56 child marⁿdɛl   68  
57 husband nau-n   85  
58 wife tavɛt   64  
59 mother une   71  
60 father tate   19  
61 house nə-max   51  
62 thatch/roof ne-ɛt   1  
63 name      
64 to say      
65 rope na-ɣao   25  
66 to tie up, fasten -xawi   84  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info -luai   15  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info -rpi   87  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -rpin'a   71, 1  
75 to die, be dead -n̼a   1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info -xarxari   12  
78 to cut, hack word info -tri   1  
79 stick/wood na-i   1  
80 to split word info -tərpapri   1  
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant -lawi   10  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info -wənde   89  
90 to dig -ɣəli   1  
91 to buy -holi   1  
92 to open, uncover -wale   55  
93 to pound, beat word info -rpi   43  
94 to throw word info -sərani   87  
95 to fall word info -irɪs   101  
96 dog lipax   29  
97 bird n̼a-nəx   1  
98 egg naxaⁿdʳln   1, 66  
99 feather      
100 wing ni-lɣai-ɛn   38, 69, 71  
101 to fly -tɛtv   32  
102 rat ɛlpo   45  
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail fəli-n   64  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info naɣt   1  
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
111 fish tilao   83  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info rane (nai)   1  
114 leaf ru (nai)   1  
115 root warn   2  
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil na-ⁿdɛð̼   11  
120 stone na-vɛt   1  
121 sand n-un   1  
122 water word info na-we   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea na-taʰ   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest lilimt   92?  
128 sky narn   31  
129 moon na-al   60  
130 star mʷuʃi   13  
131 cloud word info narn   94  
132 fog      
133 rain n-u   1  
134 thunder na-vl   23  
135 lightning      
136 wind na-lɛn   1, 77  
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info mɛla   51  
140 dry word info -n̼an̼a   11  
141 wet -wir   35, 47  
142 heavy      
143 fire na-ap̼   19  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info iennaap̼   2, 77  
146 ash      
147 black -mɪt   1  
148 white -təva   1?  
149 red      
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small -susupa   112  
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      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info -tarɪp̼   27, 115  
163 new      
164 good -pas   108, 109  
165 bad, evil -ʃtu   1  
166 correct, true      
167 night liɣat   42  
168 day nutirɛn   6, 52  
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info -tututuani   37, 39  
172 to climb word info -xapr   47  
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above ea      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near -mima   95  
180 far viva   65  
181 where? word info      
182 I kana   1, 21, 22  
183 thou nakm   1, 17, 18, 25  
184 he/she xin   1  
185 we word info kan̼ɛm we pl excl E42  
186 you kan̼i you pl 1, 13  
187 they xir they 1, 69  
188 what? word info vata ð̼ata   1, 57, 58  
189 who? word info xinak   41  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info i-amk   31, 50?  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info ar-tl   1  
200 Four word info arɪ-ð̼a   1, 65  
201 Five word info arɪ-lɪm   1  
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info saru   9  
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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