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Language: Tangga

Source/Author:  Blust, from: Bell (1977) 
Notes:  Bell, F.L.S. (1977). Tanga-English, English-Tanga Dictionary. Sydney, University of Sydney. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Penny Keenan  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:New Ireland:South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nima-   1, 66  
2 left kais borrowing? TP kais 15  
3 right to   5, 70  
4 leg/foot keke   1  
5 to walk fes   8  
5 to walk seuseu      
6 road/path saris      
7 to come la      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim ka:kes   9  
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin fo   13  
13 back word info tua or 17? 12?  
14 belly bal   18  
14 belly buŋa      
15 bone tutua   1, 10  
16 intestines suk      
17 liver ete   1  
18 breast susu-   1  
19 shoulder pasua-      
20 to know, be knowledgeable parfat   119  
21 to think kele      
22 to fear soke   66  
23 blood didiak      
24 head pakalu   54  
25 neck koŋoŋo-   25  
26 hair word info olo [lo]   3  
27 nose nornor   15  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth ŋisa   24  
32 tongue keremet   7, 14  
33 to laugh      
34 to cry boŋ      
35 to vomit      
36 to spit ibis   25  
37 to eat en   1  
38 to chew word info nau   8  
39 to cook word info sul   14  
39 to cook word info tut   9  
40 to drink imin (<M) 1, 49  
41 to bite nuŋau   42  
42 to suck sus   25  
43 ear balbalu-   50  
44 to hear   1  
45 eye mata-   1  
46 to see par   121  
47 to yawn naufi   19, 27  
48 to sleep ma:t   1  
48 to sleep masun   1  
49 to lie down word info nor   72  
50 to dream nubil   69  
51 to sit kis   20  
52 to stand ti   2, 69  
53 person/human being tamat   1, 66  
54 man/male tamat   12, 14  
55 woman/female fifin   1, 106  
55 woman/female poŋo      
56 child sigua   92  
57 husband ma:tuk   36  
58 wife wok   98  
59 mother tina   1  
60 father tema   1  
61 house fel   14  
62 thatch/roof atof   1  
63 name a:sa   1, 18  
64 to say pete   47  
65 rope wa:   2  
65 rope fefel      
66 to tie up, fasten sok   130  
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info soko   26  
70 to shoot word info fus   28  
71 to stab, pierce rusai-iŋ      
72 to hit word info paksi   6  
73 to steal puri 22?    
74 to kill fa miteni   2  
74 to kill pa:ket      
75 to die, be dead met   1  
76 to live, be alive to [to]   8  
77 to scratch word info kukais   5  
78 to cut, hack word info pok   56  
79 stick/wood au   1  
80 to split word info sian      
81 sharp sereŋ      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info fefaim   45  
84 to plant a:we      
84 to plant so   28  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info sus   3  
87 to swell word info   56  
87 to swell word info sifol      
88 to squeeze word info pula   79  
89 to hold word info kosigil      
90 to dig ma:tet      
91 to buy tun      
91 to buy lo      
91 to buy fil   1  
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info lut   63  
96 dog pul   36  
97 bird man   1  
98 egg katalu   1  
99 feather olo [lo]   1?  
100 wing papaunan   7  
101 to fly of somaŋ   1  
102 rat kut irreg reflex 3, 63  
103 meat/flesh tisum      
104 fat/grease kortiŋ      
105 tail kum   28  
106 snake si   17  
107 worm (earthworm) arere      
108 louse word info luk      
108 louse word info n|ut   1  
109 mosquito momos   97  
110 spider      
111 fish kok      
112 rotten word info ma:pek      
113 branch word info aka   1  
114 leaf pan   12  
114 leaf uili      
115 root wara (-R > ? in 48,98) 2  
116 flower sia      
117 fruit fira   30  
118 grass ae      
119 earth/soil nul      
120 stone fa:t   1  
121 sand kin   1  
122 water word info da:n   1, 61  
123 to flow      
124 sea tes   1  
124 sea kasap      
125 salt semek      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest mok   51  
127 woods/forest tuk   62?  
128 sky lumbat   39  
129 moon funil (<M)    
130 star keltot   31  
130 star sauma:li      
131 cloud word info ba:t   63  
132 fog bau   57  
133 rain ba:t   8  
134 thunder pa:   15  
135 lightning pil   26  
136 wind kif      
137 to blow word info kife   72  
138 warm word info tuntun   12  
139 cold word info mir   1  
139 cold word info patuk      
140 dry word info maŋ   1  
140 dry word info mus   11  
141 wet mura:k      
141 wet bisbis   16  
142 heavy      
143 fire if   1  
144 to burn word info tu   1?  
145 smoke word info      
146 ash pif      
147 black meketket   1  
148 white murmur      
149 red bulam      
150 yellow pilpil      
151 green mukerau   13, 81  
152 small lik irregular l reflex of *r 66, 82  
153 big dok      
154 short word info tuŋtuŋ      
154 short word info poŋ      
155 long word info arim      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info sum      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick soksok      
160 painful, sick filis      
161 shy, ashamed n-yi:r   11  
162 old word info ma:tuk   1  
163 new fo   1  
164 good kausi      
165 bad, evil sak   1  
166 correct, true buŋ      
167 night panam|biŋ   1  
168 day biŋ 'whole day'   x
169 year mata'm-fay-im      
170 when? word info naŋis   1, 43  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info fen   1  
173 at una   52  
174 in, inside bal      
175 above ia:t   1  
175 above pakalu'n mu   58  
176 below pigliŋ      
176 below ifaf   1  
177 this ge      
177 this lo      
178 that tam      
179 near fa:ta      
179 near gina      
180 far tapak   19  
181 where? word info wa   3, 48  
182 I ai   1, 21  
182 I yau   1, 21  
183 thou o   1  
184 he/she i   1  
185 we word info kerer      
185 we word info kemem   2  
186 you kam [u]   1  
187 they ri   25  
188 what? word info sa   1  
189 who? word info se   1  
190 other      
191 all eri      
191 all fun      
192 and ma   2  
193 if      
194 how? word info afa      
195 no, not bel   108  
196 to count      
197 One word info tike   43  
198 Two word info u   1  
199 Three word info tul   1  
200 Four word info ifet   1, 65  
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
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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