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Language: Alavas-Wowo (Wowo 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:
9 to swim      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
28 to breathe      
30 mouth      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
49 to lie down word info      
53 person/human being      
68 needle      
70 to shoot word info      
80 to split word info      
82 dull, blunt      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
92 to open, uncover      
104 fat/grease      
114 leaf      
116 flower      
125 salt      
132 fog      
138 warm word info      
140 dry word info      
144 to burn word info      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
173 at      
178 that      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
210 One Thousand word info      
1 hand narara-   16  
2 left na-maiɾ   1, 59  
3 right na-matue   5, 37  
4 leg/foot na-ᵐbalako-   33  
5 to walk -tia   112  
6 road/path na-hal   1  
7 to come -ma   1  
8 to turn word info -rori   34, 106  
10 dirty -loklox   129  
11 dust nɛ-ᵐbɛtmaɸ   86  
12 skin ne-ʒil   1, 81  
13 back word info nɪ-soᵐbuna-   91  
14 belly ni-hinɪ-   19, 34  
15 bone ni-si-   52  
16 intestines nɛltɛgnasəne   1, 67  
17 liver na-ᵐbɪ-   7?  
18 breast na hu   1  
19 shoulder nɛ-ᵐbilne   38  
22 to fear -luwɔ   19?  
23 blood na-re   1  
24 head na-ᵐbatɪ-   9  
25 neck nɪ-ᵐbɪtralo-   42, 116  
26 hair word info niðil batɪ-   31, 60  
27 nose nu-kunuhi-   1, 58  
29 to sniff, smell -ᵐbuno   42  
31 tooth nu-luwo-   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  
40 to drink -num   1, 34  
43 ear no-ᵐbororo-   16  
44 to hear -roŋɔ   1  
45 eye na-nata-   1  
46 to see -lɛ   14  
47 to yawn -nanaðʰa   19  
48 to sleep -natuɾ   1  
50 to dream -natuɾ poɾpoɾ   11, 10  
51 to sit -at   109  
52 to stand -toɾo   2, 69  
54 man/male nɛmɛrɛte   73  
55 woman/female na-ðaðɛn   1, 106  
56 child nɛ-ʧiᵐblax   79  
57 husband nɛ-hɛl-h-   38?  
58 wife lɛktɛr-h-   29  
59 mother deðe   20, 62  
60 father tɛte   19  
61 house ne-men   1  
62 thatch/roof nɛ-riat   1, 61  
63 name na-haɣe   1, 39  
64 to say -var   30  
65 rope nanarte   63  
66 to tie up, fasten -sal   79  
67 to sew word info -rur   13  
69 to hunt word info -xoroɾ   59, 64  
71 to stab, pierce -haɾa   14  
72 to hit word info -rumb   87  
73 to steal -ðanax   1, 58  
74 to kill -rumvana   71, 1  
75 to die, be dead -na   1  
76 to live, be alive -nɛvɘre   1, 76, 69  
77 to scratch word info -koskos   69  
78 to cut, hack word info -hinde   99  
79 stick/wood na-i   1  
81 sharp -mʷon   24  
83 to work word info -ðehax   33  
84 to plant -rup   9  
87 to swell word info -wuwun   68  
88 to squeeze word info -vihiɣin   74  
89 to hold word info -vuɾu   34  
90 to dig -giɬ   1  
91 to buy -wʊl   1  
93 to pound, beat word info -rumrum   43  
94 to throw word info -vɛrɪn   90  
95 to fall word info -soð   13  
96 dog ni-viɾi   7, 75, 80  
97 bird na-nanɣo   1  
98 egg norul   1, 66  
99 feather ni-ðil-muan   1  
100 wing nandɛn   1, 12, 67  
101 to fly -tahix   77  
102 rat na-riɸ   18  
103 meat/flesh no-vʷowotɪne   89  
105 tail na-valaune   64  
106 snake na-mat   12  
107 worm (earthworm) ne-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  
115 root nalaᵐbaine   18  
117 fruit nɪ-wuax   1, 26, 38  
118 grass na-nuh   51  
119 earth/soil na-tan   1  
120 stone na-ðat   1  
121 sand na-un   1  
122 water word info no-a   2  
123 to flow -vʷala   68  
124 sea na-tah   1  
126 lake na-lɛnd   37, 38  
127 woods/forest no-voroa   2, 88  
128 sky nɛ-ⁿdɛknaran   30, 31  
129 moon na-vile   1  
130 star no-wowoɾo   70  
131 cloud word info no-ᵐboᵐboɾo   38  
133 rain na-hue   1  
134 thunder nakuɾu   2  
135 lightning nɪ-ʒilax   26  
136 wind na-laŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -her   26  
139 cold word info -nanala   51  
141 wet -hinin   36  
142 heavy -roɸ   31  
143 fire naand   19  
145 smoke word info nɛ-hɛnand   2  
146 ash nɛ-ᵐbɛtmaɸ   75  
147 black -loŋ   80  
148 white -ᵐbiahavo   105  
149 red -nial   1, 55  
150 yellow -mɛlɛx   68  
151 green -ɣasan   8  
152 small -vʷilvʷili   115  
153 big -lan   10, 86  
160 painful, sick -ros   32  
161 shy, ashamed -noɣonɣan   55, 60  
162 old word info nɛ-mɛrsean   1, 124  
163 new -ᵐbara   1, 47  
164 good -naki   107  
165 bad, evil -hat   1  
166 correct, true -vʷirtian   37, 73  
167 night tuᵐbuŋ   1, 67  
168 day tiran   6, 52  
169 year nu-huwað   29, 65  
169 year nu-huwað   29, 65  
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  
174 in, inside lɛlalon   1  
175 above maro   10  
176 below laloŋaðɛn   41, 76  
177 this hiŋis   59  
179 near huruð   89  
180 far luhuɣa   62, 63  
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 ɣi   1, 29  
188 what? word info naha   1, 33  
189 who? word info ihi   1  
194 how? word info sevahara   58, 59  
195 no, not bihiɣa   10  
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  
169 year nu-huwað **sukwap 29, 65  
180 far luhuɣa *lusuka 62, 63  
170 when? word info tahaðe *takape 60  
187 they ɣaɾ they 1, 69  
185 we word info lɛkɛre rue we dl incl    
185 we word info lɛkɛre we pl incl I  
186 you kanbarue you dual x  
186 you kan you pl 1, 13  

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