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Language: Wala (Worprev A)

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:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:Malekula Coastal 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
9 to swim      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
28 to breathe      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
44 to hear      
46 to see      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
80 to split word info      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
90 to dig      
94 to throw word info      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
116 flower      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
132 fog      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
173 at      
177 this      
180 far      
190 other      
191 all      
193 if      
210 One Thousand word info      
37 to eat -ain   1  
144 to burn word info -in   40  
166 correct, true -lavorotun   37, 73  
36 to spit -ltʉ   37, 102  
35 to vomit -lu   8  
70 to shoot word info -lue   15  
153 big -lɛp   10, 83  
51 to sit -lɪk-   110  
161 shy, ashamed -manun   54  
48 to sleep -matur   1  
83 to work word info -mat͡siŋ   74  
76 to live, be alive -maur   1, 76  
141 wet -mimim   36  
40 to drink -min   1, 49  
147 black -motmot   1  
160 painful, sick -msɛ   1  
7 to come -mɛ   1  
66 to tie up, fasten -mɛlt͡si   80  
33 to laugh -mɛn   51  
163 new -mɛr   49  
140 dry word info -mɛs   11  
22 to fear -mɪto   1  
75 to die, be dead -mɪt͡s   1  
112 rotten word info -mʊtmʊt   92  
139 cold word info -namlas   51  
151 green -namʉs   8, 71  
10 dirty -poporo   126  
72 to hit word info -ret͡si   86, 100  
101 to fly -ro   1  
142 heavy -ro   31  
8 to turn word info -rori   34, 106  
77 to scratch word info -rsi   68  
84 to plant -ruw   9  
164 good -rɛs   110  
93 to pound, beat word info -rɛt͡sarɛt͡si   46, 47  
74 to kill -rɛt͡sbini   74, 1  
172 to climb word info -sa   2  
171 to hide word info -silvani   1, 40  
165 bad, evil -siʧ   1  
81 sharp -so   85  
87 to swell word info -sol   66  
78 to cut, hack word info -spɛ   40  
39 to cook word info -tapʷɛ-   86  
162 old word info -tara   27  
89 to hold word info -tortoni   35  
52 to stand -tur   2, 69  
29 to sniff, smell -tɛn   83  
150 yellow -t͡sat͡sɛn   72  
38 to chew word info -t͡sɪme   21  
92 to open, uncover -ve   1, 56  
196 to count -ve   70  
73 to steal -venai   1, 58  
88 to squeeze word info -virani   16?  
5 to walk -vɛl   10  
148 white -wis   1  
91 to buy -wol   1  
64 to say -worai   30  
152 small -wɪlɪle   114  
47 to yawn -ɛnma   36  
71 to stab, pierce -ʧuʧi   84  
95 to fall word info -ʧʉ   13  
82 dull, blunt -ᵐbato   15  
34 to cry -ⁿdiŋ   1  
200 Four word info a-vʉt͡s   1, 65  
206 Ten word info asiŋaβʉl   5  
128 sky bakrɛn   30, 31  
24 head batu-   9  
43 ear boro-   16  
25 neck bot͡sla-   99, 115  
4 leg/foot bəla-   33  
19 shoulder bɛrpari-   1, 65  
56 child bɪperiŋ   76  
57 husband dɪwɛn-s-   72  
204 Eight word info ewil   3  
186 you kiami you pl 1, 13  
186 you kiami ɔru you dual x  
185 we word info kir we pl incl I  
192 and ko   12  
126 lake lalɛp   37  
115 root lapɛn   18  
58 wife lɪktɛr-s-   29  
136 wind lɪŋ   1, 77  
175 above mare   10  
195 no, not mit͡sige   10  
179 near mori   91  
99 feather mowɛ-n   6  
176 below mɛlvɛn   41, 74  
59 mother mɛrɛ-   52  
146 ash mɪsjʉ   65  
79 stick/wood na-i   1  
61 house na-im   1  
31 tooth na-liu   1, 35  
111 fish na-msal   52  
118 grass na-mʉs   51  
102 rat na-riv   18  
18 breast na-su   1  
133 rain na-us   1  
108 louse word info na-ut   1  
129 moon na-vʉl   1  
135 lightning na-vʉl mevil   26  
143 fire namb   19  
100 wing nambɛn   1, 12  
167 night natboŋ   1, 67  
168 day natrin   6, 52  
1 hand naver   16  
110 spider nela   1  
63 name nesɛ-   66  
184 he/she ni   1, 6  
62 thatch/roof ni-at   1  
145 smoke word info ni-ʊs   2, 76  
183 thou nik   1, 17, 18  
181 where? word info nimbe   3, 59  
187 they nir they 1, 33  
182 I niɔ   1, 21, 22  
117 fruit no-wain   1, 26  
121 sand no-wanan   1  
131 cloud word info no-ᵐbor   38  
109 mosquito nom   1  
54 man/male norman   1, 14  
122 water word info nu-ɔ   2  
106 snake nə-mʷɛt   12  
2 left nɛ-mair   1, 59  
3 right nɛ-matu   5, 37  
45 eye nɛ-mtɛ-   1  
130 star nɛ-mt͡sʉ   13  
127 woods/forest nɛ-təra   90  
32 tongue nɛmɛ-   7, 41  
17 liver nɛrɛ-   41  
97 bird nɪ-mɪn   1  
103 meat/flesh nɪ-visum   10  
55 woman/female nɪ-vsevin   1, 74  
120 stone nɪ-βɪt   1  
174 in, inside olon   1  
202 Six word info owɔn   1  
207 Twenty word info oŋol oru   24  
208 Fifty word info oŋol ɛlim   x  
209 One Hundred word info oŋosɪŋavil   40  
23 blood ra   1  
114 leaf roin   1  
26 hair word info ron batu-   34, 60  
98 egg rulu-n   1, 66  
113 branch word info rɛŋsi-n   1, 21  
169 year sia   66  
189 who? word info sie   1  
6 road/path sɛl   1  
170 when? word info sʉeliŋ   59  
60 father tɛte   19  
15 bone t͡si-   2, 31  
16 intestines t͡sinɛ-   1  
30 mouth t͡soŋo-   55  
53 person/human being t͡sunɘmb   60  
149 red veŋ   91, 92  
12 skin vɛlʉ-   1, 81  
198 Two word info ɔru   1  
201 Five word info ɛ-lim   1  
203 Seven word info ɛ-pʉt   1  
205 Nine word info ɛ-siʉ   5  
199 Three word info ɛ-til   1  
197 One word info ɛ-tɛs   14, 48  
194 how? word info ɛrpɛsi   55  
178 that ɳokwano   36  
11 dust ᵐbetimau   86, 76  
134 thunder ᵐbɛlvɛr   15, 38  
27 nose ᵑgunt͡si-   1, 58  
96 dog ᵑgəli   7, 78  
119 earth/soil ⁿdan   1, 78  
124 sea ⁿdes   1, 61  
107 worm (earthworm) ⁿdoto   66  
13 back word info ⁿdotrɛ-   82, 81  
65 rope ⁿdɛl   1, 76  
14 belly ⁿdɛpe-   36, 99  
188 what? word info ⁿt͡se   1, 33  

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