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Language: Alavas 1

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 naðara-   16  
2 left na-maiɾ   1, 59  
3 right na-matue   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-ᵐbalaku-   33  
5 to walk -tia   112  
6 road/path      
7 to come -ma   1  
8 to turn word info -rori   34, 106  
9 to swim -tial   85  
10 dirty -loxlox   129  
11 dust nɪ-ᵐbɪtmaɸ   86  
12 skin ni-ʒil   81?  
13 back word info nu-suᵐbuna-   91  
14 belly ni-hinɪ-   19, 34  
15 bone ni-si-   52  
16 intestines      
17 liver nɛ-ᵐbɛᵐbi-   7, 54  
18 breast      
19 shoulder nɪ-ᵐbili-   38  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear -luɣɔ   19  
23 blood na-re   1  
24 head na-ᵐbatu-   9  
25 neck nɛ-ᵐbɛtralu-   42, 116  
26 hair word info nɪðil batu-   31, 60  
27 nose nu-kunuhu-   1, 58  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell -ᵐbuno   42  
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 -ŋara   5  
35 to vomit -lulue   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-ᵐbororu-   16  
44 to hear -roŋɔ   1  
45 eye na-nata-   1  
46 to see      
47 to yawn -nanað   19  
48 to sleep -natuɾ   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream -nutur poɾpoɾ   11, 10  
51 to sit -at   109  
52 to stand -turo   2, 69  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male nɛ-mɛɾɛte   31  
55 woman/female na-ðaðɛn   1, 106  
56 child ʧiᵐblax   79  
57 husband nɛ-hɛl-h-   38?  
58 wife lɪgtɛr-h-   29  
59 mother nɛhɛr      
60 father tɛte   19  
61 house ne-man   1  
62 thatch/roof nɛ-reat   1, 61  
63 name      
64 to say -vʷaɾa   30  
65 rope nanarte   63  
66 to tie up, fasten -sal   79  
67 to sew word info -rur   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -xoroɾ   59, 64  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -haɾa   14  
72 to hit word info -rump   87  
73 to steal -ðanax   1, 58  
74 to kill -ruᵐbana   71, 1  
75 to die, be dead -na   1  
76 to live, be alive -nɛveɾe   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      
83 to work word info -ðɛahax   33  
84 to plant -ruɸ   9  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info -vuwun   68  
88 to squeeze word info -wihiɣin   74  
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig -giɬ   1  
91 to buy -wʊɬ   1  
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info -ruᵐburuᵐb   43  
94 to throw word info -vɛrɪn   90  
95 to fall word info      
96 dog ni-viɾi   7, 75, 80  
97 bird na-nanɣɔ   1  
98 egg no-rul   1, 66  
99 feather ni-ðil-muan   1  
100 wing nandɛn   1, 12, 67  
101 to fly -tahiɣ   77  
102 rat na-rið   18  
103 meat/flesh nu-ɣoðɣoðɛne   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 -momo   51  
113 branch word info na-raŋa-n   1, 21  
114 leaf na-raune   1  
115 root nalaᵐbɛn   18  
116 flower      
117 fruit nu-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-lɛnd   37, 38  
127 woods/forest no-voroa   2, 88  
128 sky na-ⁿdaknaran   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-ɣilax   26?  
136 wind na-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info -nanala   51  
140 dry word info -nanah   11  
141 wet -hinin   36  
142 heavy -roɸ   31  
143 fire nahand   19  
144 to burn word info -ɣan   40  
145 smoke word info nɪ-hɪnand   2  
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 -vɛlvili   115  
153 big -lan   10, 86  
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 nɛ-mɛrsean   1, 124  
163 new      
164 good -naki   107  
165 bad, evil -hat   1  
166 correct, true -vurtian   37, 73  
167 night tuᵐbuŋ   1, 67  
168 day tiran   6, 52  
169 year nu-huɣað   29, 65  
170 when? word info tahaðe *takape 60  
170 when? word info tahaðe   60  
170 when? word info tahaðe   60  
171 to hide word info -vtehuwun   37, 39  
172 to climb word info -hax   2  
173 at      
174 in, inside lalalon   1  
175 above maro   10  
176 below laŋalaðɛn   41, 76  
177 this hiŋis   59  
178 that      
179 near huruð   89  
180 far luhuɣa   62, 63  
181 where? word info ande   3, 59  
182 I ɣina   1, 21, 22  
183 thou wunox   1, 18  
184 he/she ɣe   1  
185 we word info jɛkɛre we pl incl I  
185 we word info kanan we pl excl E42  
186 you kan you pl 1, 13  
186 you kanrue you dual x  
187 they ɣar they 1, 69  
188 what? word info naha   1, 33, 52  
189 who? word info ihi   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info sevahaɾa   58, 59  
195 no, not      
196 to count -hɛrtɪn   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 ɣoal   3  
205 Nine word info ɣeheve   5  
206 Ten word info haŋaðil   5  
207 Twenty word info novuɾue   6, 25  
208 Fifty word info noðilne   x  
209 One Hundred word info noðaŋaðil   41  
210 One Thousand word info      

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