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Language: Alavas-Wowo (Wowo 2)

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 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand naðaɾa-   16  
2 left na-maiɾ   1, 59  
3 right na-matue   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-ᵐbalako-   33  
5 to walk -tia   112  
6 road/path na-hal   1  
7 to come -ma   1  
8 to turn word info -rori   34, 106  
9 to swim -tial   85  
10 dirty      
11 dust nɪ-ᵐbitmaɸ   86  
12 skin ni-ðil   81  
13 back word info nɪ-suᵐbuna-   91  
14 belly nɪ-hinɛ-   19, 34  
15 bone      
16 intestines nilteherasəne   1, 67  
17 liver nɛ-ᵐbɛᵐbɪ-   7, 54  
18 breast nohu   1  
19 shoulder nɛ-ᵐbilne   38  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear -luɣɔ   19  
23 blood na-re   1  
24 head na-ᵐbatɪ-   9  
25 neck nɛ-ᵐbɪtralo-   42, 116  
26 hair word info nɛðil batɪ-   31, 60  
27 nose no-kunuhu-   1, 58  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth nu-suŋo-   55  
31 tooth nu-luvo-   1, 35  
32 tongue nɛ-nɛnɛ-   7, 41  
33 to laugh -ðaur   92  
34 to cry -ŋaɾ   5  
35 to vomit -luluɛ   8  
36 to spit -lutuð   37, 102  
37 to eat -or   35  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink -num   1, 34  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear no-ᵐborolo-   16  
44 to hear -roŋɔ   1  
45 eye na-nata-   1  
46 to see -la   14  
47 to yawn -nanað   19  
48 to sleep -natuɾ   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream -nutuɾ poɾpoɾ   11, 10  
51 to sit -at   109  
52 to stand -toɾo   2, 69  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male mɛɾɛte   31  
55 woman/female na-ðaðɛn   1, 106  
56 child nɪ-tisiᵐblax   79  
57 husband nɛ-hɛl-h-   38?  
58 wife lɪgtɛɾ-h-   29  
59 mother nɛɾan   52?  
60 father tana   19  
61 house ne-man   1  
62 thatch/roof nɛ-ɾeat   1, 61  
63 name      
64 to say -var   30  
65 rope nanarte   63  
66 to tie up, fasten -sal   79  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -hoɣoɾ   59, 64  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -haɾa   14  
72 to hit word info -rump   87  
73 to steal -aðma   1, 58  
74 to kill -rumvana   71, 1  
75 to die, be dead -na   1  
76 to live, be alive -nɛvəɾe   1, 76, 69  
77 to scratch word info -koskos   69  
78 to cut, hack word info -hinde   99  
79 stick/wood na-i   1  
80 to split word info      
81 sharp -mʷon   24  
82 dull, blunt -ᵐbasis   30  
83 to work word info -ðeahax   33  
84 to plant -ɾuɸ   9  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info -vuvun   68  
88 to squeeze word info -vihiɣin   74  
89 to hold word info -vuɾu   34  
90 to dig -giɬ   1  
91 to buy -vol   1  
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info -ruᵐbuɾuᵐb   43  
94 to throw word info -vɛɾɛn   90  
95 to fall word info -soð   13  
96 dog ni-viɾi   7, 75, 80  
97 bird na-nanɣo   1  
98 egg no-rul   1, 66  
99 feather ni-ðil-muan   1  
100 wing na-laᵐbɛn      
101 to fly -tahix   77  
102 rat na-ɾið   18  
103 meat/flesh nɪ-vuhugutɪne   89  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail na-valaune   64  
106 snake na-mat   12  
107 worm (earthworm) nɪ-vɪlɪsɪlas   68, 72, 73, 74  
108 louse word info na-ɣut   1  
109 mosquito namɣɔ   1  
110 spider nela   1  
111 fish na-nas   53  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info na-ɾaŋa-n   1, 21  
114 leaf na-raune   1  
115 root nalaᵐbɛn   18  
116 flower      
117 fruit nɪ-vuan   1, 26  
118 grass na-nuh   51  
119 earth/soil na-tan   1  
120 stone na-ðat   1  
121 sand na-on   1  
122 water word info no-a   2  
123 to flow      
124 sea na-tah   1  
125 salt      
126 lake na-lɛmp   37  
127 woods/forest no-voroa   2, 88  
128 sky nɪ-ⁿdeknaran   30, 31  
129 moon na-βule   1  
130 star no-vovoɾ   70  
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain na-hue   1  
134 thunder nakuɾu   2  
135 lightning nɪ-ʒilax   26  
136 wind na-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info -namala   51  
140 dry word info -namah   11  
141 wet -hinin   36  
142 heavy -roɸ   31  
143 fire naand   19  
144 to burn word info -gan   40, 92  
145 smoke word info      
146 ash nɪ-ᵐbɪtmaɸ   75  
147 black -loŋ   80  
148 white -ᵐbiahavo   105  
149 red -nial   1, 55  
150 yellow -mɛlɛɣ   68  
151 green -ɣasan   8  
152 small -vɛlvɛli   115  
153 big -lamb   10, 83  
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick -ros   32  
161 shy, ashamed -noɣonɣan   55, 60  
162 old word info mɛɾsean   1, 124  
163 new      
164 good -naki   107  
165 bad, evil -hat   1  
166 correct, true -voɾtian   37, 73  
167 night tuᵐbuŋ   1, 67  
168 day tiran   6, 52  
169 year nɪ-vuɣað **pukwap 29, 65  
169 year nɪ-vuɣað   29, 65  
169 year nɪ-vuɣað   29, 65  
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info -vtehuwun   37, 39  
172 to climb word info -hax   2  
173 at      
174 in, inside lalalon   1  
175 above maɾo   10  
176 below lagalɣavɛn   41, 76  
177 this      
178 that      
179 near huɾuð   89  
180 far luhoɣa   62, 63  
181 where? word info ambe   3, 59  
182 I ɣina   1, 21, 22  
183 thou wunox   1, 18  
184 he/she ɣe   1  
185 we word info lɛkɛre we pl incl I  
185 we word info kanan we pl excl E42  
185 we word info kanalrue we dual excl    
186 you      
187 they xar they 1, 69  
187 they xarrue they dual x  
188 what? word info naha   1, 33, 52  
189 who? word info ihi   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and kanan   1  
193 if      
194 how? word info sevahaɾa   58, 59  
195 no, not      
196 to count -hɛrzɪn   72  
197 One word info hual   5  
198 Two word info rue   1  
199 Three word info til   1  
200 Four word info ðat   1, 65  
201 Five word info linɛ   1  
202 Six word info ɣon   1  
203 Seven word info ɣondit   1  
204 Eight word info hoal   3  
205 Nine word info ɣɛhɛvɛ   5  
206 Ten word info haŋavil   5  
207 Twenty word info hovurue   6, 25  
208 Fifty word info hoðilne   x  
209 One Hundred word info hoðaŋavil   40?  
210 One Thousand word info      

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