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Language: Mato (Ramuk dialect)

Source/Author:  Stober 2005, 2013 & Lincoln 1976 
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Author / Source: Stober, Scot, 2005. Mato dialect survey. Unpublished ms., Summer Institute of Linguistics.
Stober, Scot F., 2013. Mato grammar sketch. Ukarumpa: SIL-PNG Academic Publications. (Data Papers on Papua New Guinea Languages 59)
Lincoln, Peter C., 1976. Rai Coast Austronesian language survey data, in two parts. Mimeo, University of Hawai`i.

Notes: Stober's list is the main source, but supplemented with data from Lincoln's Nenaya list (agreement between the two lists is good) and from Stober's grammar sketch.
 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
28 to breathe      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
62 thatch/roof      
73 to steal      
76 to live, be alive      
85 to choose      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
113 branch word info      
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
166 correct, true      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
2 left xoŋ      
3 right rimamo      
4 leg/foot kino      
8 to turn word info gea Source: Lincoln    
8 to turn word info yaga      
18 breast suindi      
20 to know, be knowledgeable abia      
24 head tohonoa      
30 mouth soxoŋunoa      
38 to chew word info ɡɑxu-ti Source: Grammar    
45 eye maxanoa      
53 person/human being lipax      
57 husband haiya- Source: Lincoln    
66 to tie up, fasten uxana      
67 to sew word info garalup      
68 needle heinnanuna      
69 to hunt word info garakambaŋina      
72 to hit word info taŋa Source: Lincoln    
79 stick/wood tuki      
86 to grow word info sok Source: Grammar    
87 to swell word info poru Source: Lincoln    
90 to dig ki Source: Grammar    
95 to fall word info xuŋ mari      
100 wing baŋgitoŋina      
105 tail waxana      
116 flower haidaŋa      
127 woods/forest uŋanano Source: Lincoln    
128 sky sabaluna Source: Grammar    
136 wind yaŋ      
140 dry word info mutuxuno      
141 wet wamato      
145 smoke word info bunuxuyana      
152 small kaukana      
154 short word info raxabiana      
159 wide tibaya Source: Lincoln    
160 painful, sick busi Source: Lincoln    
162 old word info luaŋa Source: Lincoln    
164 good xaisibuna      
171 to hide word info hisa Source: Grammar    
172 to climb word info haiŋ Source: Grammar    
175 above etua Source: Grammar    
176 below hawa Source: Grammar    
177 this alali      
178 that alala      
179 near hek Source: Lincoln    
185 we word info kiraba      
188 what? word info baraɣinta      
190 other aŋana Source: Lincoln    
191 all diŋloŋgalo      
192 and saiŋ sequential and simultaneous conjunction; Source: Grammar    
193 if nabu Source: Grammar    
194 how? word info baru Source: Grammar    
195 no, not kira Source: Lincoln    
197 One word info taininao      
199 Three word info luahiliana      
199 Three word info tuwa Source: Grammar    
200 Four word info luadi luadi      
201 Five word info luadi luadi hiliadiŋa      
202 Six word info luwa luwa luwa      
203 Seven word info luwadi luwadi tuwa Source: Grammar    
204 Eight word info luadi luadi luadi luadi Source: Grammar    
204 Eight word info rima hataina luwa hiliana Source: Grammar    
205 Nine word info rima hataina luwadi luwadi Source: Grammar    
206 Ten word info (rima) hataing hatain Source: Grammar    
1 hand rimano   1  
7 to come ma   1  
17 liver atina   1  
27 nose yuŋxanoa   1  
34 to cry taŋ   1  
37 to eat xaŋ   1  
49 to lie down word info kinu   1  
70 to shoot word info waŋ Source: Lincoln 1  
75 to die, be dead mati   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tari Source: Lincoln 1  
97 bird maŋ   1  
98 egg hataxona   1  
114 leaf lona   1  
122 water word info laŋ   1  
133 rain kuya   1  
138 warm word info yahana   1  
143 fire yap   1  
161 shy, ashamed memaya 'shame' n.; Source: Grammar 1  
167 night yamboŋ   1  
174 in, inside lu- 'inside', n.inal.;Source: Grammar 1  
180 far soia Source: Lincoln 1  
198 Two word info luwa   1  
74 to kill uŋmati   1, 2  
44 to hear luŋu   1, 36  
43 ear taŋaŋliana   1, 49  
61 house numa   1, 49  
168 day kaijap Source: Lincoln 1, 54  
144 to burn word info tuŋ   1, 7  
71 to stab, pierce su Source: Lincoln 1, 8  
15 bone tuana   1, 10  
55 woman/female haiŋ   1, 106  
163 new hauna   1, 26  
40 to drink nuŋ   1, 34  
130 star hatuŋ   1, 37  
186 you aŋba   1, 55  
183 thou   1, 66  
184 he/she ina   1, 66  
151 green gamatana   1, 80  
132 fog mugap Source: Lincoln 1, 84  
39 to cook word info tau Source: Lincoln 10  
131 cloud word info sabalunu Source: Lincoln 100  
13 back word info ubunoa   101  
141 wet laŋina Source: Lincoln 101  
33 to laugh masisi   103  
89 to hold word info took   103  
52 to stand li   104  
139 cold word info kariŋana   104  
140 dry word info masa Source: Lincoln 11  
94 to throw word info tiŋ   110  
72 to hit word info taha   112  
149 red saboxana   112  
148 white usamana   117  
153 big sabaŋa   118  
36 to spit ŋip Source: Lincoln 119  
106 snake moxa   12  
155 long word info maxaxea   12  
173 at -ia postposition; Source: Lincoln 12  
182 I ŋa   12  
54 man/male lipu   121  
46 to see bagu   122  
5 to walk haxa   123  
25 neck waxuntowanoa   127  
96 dog koma   13  
10 dirty musu   136  
165 bad, evil diana   14  
64 to say harua   154  
91 to buy gim Source: Grammar 17  
196 to count titi Source: Lincoln 18  
65 rope waxu   2  
115 root oxoxana   2, 56  
31 tooth wena metathesis? 2, 68  
51 to sit ruŋ   25  
19 shoulder yaxunoa   27  
88 to squeeze word info hisa Source: Lincoln 29  
108 louse word info girak   32  
81 sharp maxaxa Source: Lincoln 36  
83 to work word info uwata Source: Lincoln 41  
126 lake laŋ suana Source: Lincoln 43, 45  
60 father tibuna   44  
14 belly gamonoa   45  
32 tongue manano   45  
142 heavy maxuana Source: Lincoln 47  
58 wife haini- Source: Lincoln 5, 68  
120 stone siaŋ   50  
125 salt tek   51  
189 who? word info gaxarea   52  
156 thin word info ulena kokano Source: Lincoln 54  
11 dust gagap   59  
23 blood sibina   60  
22 to fear tari Source: Lincoln 63  
187 they jiŋ   63  
124 sea tek   64  
157 thick word info tuxu ulena Source: Lincoln 64  
63 name ya-noa   66  
129 moon sobak   69  
6 road/path daxaŋa   70  
137 to blow word info ma Source: Lincoln 74  
99 feather buxana   75, 77  
26 hair word info toholondi   77  
41 to bite gaxu   78  
82 dull, blunt uruŋia Source: Lincoln 78  
107 worm (earthworm) gipmaŋ Source: Lincoln 79  
35 to vomit xua Source: Lincoln 8  
48 to sleep kinu mɑtɑbu   8  
84 to plant xuma Source: Grammar 8  
117 fruit hatuna Source: Lincoln 8  
16 intestines wau- Source: Lincoln 81  
42 to suck tumtum Source: Lincoln 81  
169 year aniani Source: Lincoln 81  
170 when? word info buŋintabi   81  
77 to scratch word info xax Source: Lincoln 83  
123 to flow asi Source: Lincoln 83  
110 spider kaubok Source: Lincoln 84  
158 narrow wisa Source: Lincoln 84  
150 yellow saŋayana   85  
181 where? word info bila   85  
21 to think hatum   86  
59 mother bauna   87  
80 to split word info taisa Source: Lincoln 87  
146 ash haiyata   88  
29 to sniff, smell yuyu Source: Lincoln 89  
102 rat gamboxam   89  
104 fat/grease orana   89  
119 earth/soil titi   89  
112 rotten word info buya 'be rotten'; Source: Grammar 9  
56 child garaxa- Source: Lincoln 90  
111 fish soŋ   91  
9 to swim yum   94  
12 skin saŋganoa   95  
147 black mutuxuna   95  
109 mosquito kaŋkoŋ   96  
103 meat/flesh mututuŋana   97  
118 grass tatambuŋ Source: Lincoln 97  
121 sand ulaŋulaŋ   97  
101 to fly laŋo Source: Lincoln; this looks like a cognate of 'fly' the insect X  

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