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Language: Venen Taute (Alpalak)

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 lɪn̼a-   1  
2 left mir   1, 59  
3 right mɛlɛⁿdao   44  
4 leg/foot tl   34  
5 to walk -fel   10  
6 road/path na-vanɛl   46  
7 to come -ma   1  
8 to turn word info -fafʷi      
9 to swim      
10 dirty -vlaɣmɪt   2  
11 dust neɛf   1  
12 skin ni-lepa-   23, 88  
13 back word info ⁿdu-   82  
14 belly ð̼ɛt-   5  
15 bone na-su-   52  
16 intestines an-   1  
17 liver arn-   5  
18 breast nunu   3  
19 shoulder fʷan   65?  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear ⁿdɛⁿdʳn   25  
23 blood na-ⁿde   1  
24 head pət-   9  
25 neck natəf-   45  
26 hair word info nil-   31  
27 nose suka-   1, 87  
28 to breathe -n̼in̼in   71  
29 to sniff, smell -min   42?  
30 mouth pn-   83  
31 tooth lu-   1, 35  
32 tongue lɪm-   7, 17  
33 to laugh -ftma   47  
34 to cry      
35 to vomit -lu   8  
36 to spit -tup̼i   15  
37 to eat      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info -taxpai   86, 99?  
40 to drink -min   1, 49  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear ⁿdʳɪlna-   1, 40  
44 to hear -rni   1, 59  
45 eye n̼ata-   1  
46 to see -le   14  
47 to yawn -n̼an̼ao   19  
48 to sleep -n̼atr   1  
49 to lie down word info -wasri   88  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -lak   110  
52 to stand -pətir   2, 59  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male ⁿdui   45  
55 woman/female tavɛt   24  
56 child mʷarⁿdɛl   68  
57 husband nau-n   85  
58 wife tavɛta-   64  
59 mother une   71  
60 father tate   19  
61 house nə-max   51  
62 thatch/roof ne-ɛt   1  
63 name naxa-   37  
64 to say -fəri   30  
65 rope na-xao   25  
66 to tie up, fasten -xawi   84  
67 to sew word info -lilai   66  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -xaxar   59, 64  
70 to shoot word info -luai   15  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info -rpʷi   87  
73 to steal -fənaɣi   1, 58  
74 to kill -rpapɪni   71, 1  
75 to die, be dead -n̼a   1  
76 to live, be alive -silif   57  
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 -fəlpri   1  
81 sharp -xan   14  
82 dull, blunt -pana      
83 to work word info -pare   7, 73  
84 to plant -lawi   10  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info -ɛrɛn   69  
88 to squeeze word info -mlani   70  
89 to hold word info -wəⁿde   89  
90 to dig -xəli   1  
91 to buy -wuli   1  
92 to open, uncover -wale   55  
93 to pound, beat word info -rpʷi   43  
94 to throw word info -sərani   87  
95 to fall word info -irs   101  
96 dog lipax   29  
97 bird n̼a-nəx   1  
98 egg naɣaⁿdʳl-n   1, 66  
99 feather nil(ⁿdʳln)   1  
100 wing ni-lxai-ɛn   38, 69, 71  
101 to fly -tɛtv   32  
102 rat ləpo   45  
103 meat/flesh niəx   10  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail fəli   64  
106 snake nɪ-mʷat   12  
107 worm (earthworm) sɪlɛs *julaj 68, 72  
107 worm (earthworm) sɪlɛs   82  
107 worm (earthworm) sɪlɛs   82  
108 louse word info naɣt   1  
109 mosquito naməx   1  
110 spider ni-lao   1  
111 fish tilao   83  
112 rotten word info -mumu   51  
113 branch word info ran̼ɛ-n   1  
114 leaf ru (nai)   1  
115 root warn   2  
116 flower laklak   59  
117 fruit na-fa-n   1, 26  
118 grass ni-na   31  
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 na-lɪp   37  
127 woods/forest lilimt   92?  
128 sky pɛknaran   30, 31  
129 moon n-al   60  
130 star mʷəsi   13  
131 cloud word info pɛknaran   94  
132 fog      
133 rain n-u   1  
134 thunder na-fl   23  
135 lightning lɛfmatɛn   77  
136 wind      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info -mɪla   51  
140 dry word info -n̼an̼a   11  
141 wet -wir   35, 47  
142 heavy -ⁿdv   31  
143 fire na-ap̼   19  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info iɛn   2, 77  
146 ash farn      
147 black -mɪt   1  
148 white -tfa   1?  
149 red -miɛl   1, 55  
150 yellow i-wəs   67  
151 green      
152 small -sipa   112  
153 big -lix   91?  
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick -met   1, 98  
161 shy, ashamed -məmʷix   65  
162 old word info -tarɛp̼   27, 115  
163 new -mⁿdax   48  
164 good -pas   108, 109  
165 bad, evil -stu   1  
166 correct, true -vərəndaui   37, 73  
167 night liɣat   42  
168 day nu-tran   6, 52  
169 year (irɛta)pai   68  
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info -tituani   37, 39  
172 to climb word info -xapr   47  
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near -mima   95  
180 far fið̼a   65  
181 where? word info ipi   3, 59  
182 I kana   1, 21, 22  
183 thou nakm   1, 17, 18, 25  
184 he/she xin   1  
185 we word info naknd we pl incl I  
185 we word info kamɛm we pl excl E42  
185 we word info naknd uⁿdʳani we dl incl    
186 you      
187 they xir they 1, 69  
187 they xir aru they dual x  
188 what? word info ð̼ata   1, 57, 58  
189 who? word info xinak   41  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info inapi   65  
195 no, not i-kaɣe   10  
196 to count -spani   69  
197 One word info i-amk   31, 50?  
198 Two word info i-ru   1  
199 Three word info i-tl   1  
200 Four word info i-ð̼a   1, 65  
201 Five word info i-lɪm   1  
202 Six word info i-lɪmse   20  
203 Seven word info i-saru   9  
204 Eight word info i-satl   11, 7  
205 Nine word info i-savɛt   5  
206 Ten word info i-naɬ   5  
207 Twenty word info i-nɛlru   9  
208 Fifty word info i-nɛlɪm   x  
209 One Hundred word info i-nɛɬnalivamk   46  
210 One Thousand word info      

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