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Language: Ujir (Schapper)

Source/Author:  Antoinette Schapper 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Antoinette Schapper  Checked By: Antoinette Schapper 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Aru 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above jotjo      
191 all akamai Serial verb meaning 'complete' that inflects to agree with the subject, used for universal quantification    
192 and ati This conjunction originates in the third person inflection of the verb to become a-ti 3SG-become    
146 ash abu Likely Malay borrowing   L
173 at -na Verbal preposition which can inflect (active prefixes) in serialisation to agree with the subject, but most often occurs with the 3SG inflection fossilised, thus ana.    
13 back word info      
165 bad, evil kajata     L
14 belly tubu- tubi is the the 3sg form; other person-number inflections use the root tubu- 3  
176 below      
153 big bangi      
97 bird woitau Cognate with the terms for the Eclectus parrot in other Aru languages 61  
147 black      
23 blood udu   57  
15 bone tul   1, 25  
113 branch word info ran      
18 breast      
56 child anat Used for kin only. 3SG form is an<i>t. 1  
131 cloud word info      
139 cold word info joi bisyllabic    
166 correct, true maloli Also 'straight'    
168 day      
10 dirty aiwaku also means grey    
96 dog fo Cognates only found in northern Aru 35  
140 dry word info maimai      
82 dull, blunt tubak   4  
11 dust      
43 ear taka- 3SG form taki, other person-number forms inflect with root taka- 2  
119 earth/soil fafa      
98 egg tuli Final i possibly represents and agreement form -i for 3SG 1  
204 Eight word info karua complex numeral 2x4 28  
45 eye mata- 3SG form is m<e>ta; other person-numbers inflect using the root mata- 1  
180 far      
104 fat/grease milmila      
60 father ama- 3SG form is <e>ma; other person-numbers inflect using root ama- 1  
99 feather fuki Also refers to fur of a mamal 71  
208 Fifty word info ui lima      
143 fire      
111 fish ika      
201 Five word info lima   1  
116 flower wawil      
132 fog kafkafal      
200 Four word info ka   2  
117 fruit fuai      
164 good loki      
118 grass ur   6  
151 green      
26 hair word info wil fuki Literally, head-hair 1, 3  
1 hand lima 3SG form is zero marked; lima- is the inflecting form for other person-numbers 1, 64  
184 he/she na      
24 head ulu- wil is the 3SG form; the inflecting root for other person-numbers is ulu-; also wil tabi in 3SG, where tabi is a shape classifier. 1  
142 heavy din      
61 house juma   1  
194 how? word info -koiba      
57 husband sa also wife, spouse 2  
182 I ak      
193 if      
174 in, inside      
16 intestines      
126 lake      
114 leaf rawin Also kaiwiri    
2 left ngafa   3  
4 leg/foot ai-   1  
135 lightning aibata kau thunder and lightning    
17 liver ata   1  
155 long word info nar      
108 louse word info      
54 man/male sailet   3  
103 meat/flesh tama      
129 moon fulan      
109 mosquito tuntun      
59 mother ina   1, 48  
30 mouth fafa- f<e>fa is the 3SG form; fafa- is the root form for other person-numbers 1  
63 name ngei- Inalienably possessed noun 1  
158 narrow      
179 near      
25 neck li- wangi li- on its own means 'voice, language'; li- inflects for the person of the possessor, not wangi: li wangi = his/her neck; ling wangi = my neck. 1, 119  
68 needle      
163 new      
167 night      
205 Nine word info      
195 no, not      
27 nose      
162 old word info      
197 One word info set Cognate with set 1 is the indefinite article sia. 1, 34  
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other      
160 painful, sick      
53 person/human being      
133 rain      
102 rat      
149 red      
3 right      
6 road/path      
115 root      
65 rope      
112 rotten word info      
125 salt      
121 sand      
124 sea      
203 Seven word info      
81 sharp      
154 short word info      
19 shoulder dawa- lin      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info      
12 skin      
128 sky      
152 small      
145 smoke word info      
106 snake      
110 spider      
130 star      
79 stick/wood      
120 stone      
105 tail      
206 Ten word info      
178 that      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they      
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info      
177 this      
183 thou      
199 Three word info      
134 thunder      
41 to bite      
137 to blow word info      
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info      
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come      
39 to cook word info -nes 'cook by boiling' 3  
196 to count      
34 to cry      
78 to cut, hack word info      
75 to die, be dead      
90 to dig      
50 to dream -bukau   56  
40 to drink      
37 to eat -manam intr. 49  
37 to eat -ka tr. 1  
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear      
123 to flow      
101 to fly      
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear      
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info      
89 to hold word info      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
33 to laugh      
49 to lie down word info      
76 to live, be alive      
92 to open, uncover -fay   68  
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say noka   148  
77 to scratch word info      
46 to see      
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info -an   1  
51 to sit      
48 to sleep      
29 to sniff, smell      
36 to spit      
80 to split word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
52 to stand      
73 to steal      
42 to suck      
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim      
21 to think      
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten      
8 to turn word info      
35 to vomit      
5 to walk      
83 to work word info      
47 to yawn      
32 tongue      
31 tooth      
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info      
138 warm word info      
122 water word info      
185 we word info      
141 wet      
188 what? word info      
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white      
189 who? word info      
159 wide      
58 wife      
136 wind      
100 wing      
55 woman/female      
127 woods/forest      
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year      
150 yellow      
186 you      

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