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

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