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Language: Naueti

Source/Author:  Veloso 2016 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Antoinette Schapper  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Timor-Babar:Nuclear Timor 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lima   1, 64  
2 left weli   1  
3 right thi'i      
4 leg/foot kele   14  
5 to walk laka   1  
6 road/path dala   1  
7 to come      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim lele   77  
10 dirty pho’ere Likely loan of Tetun fo'er   L
11 dust ou   1  
12 skin kuli   1  
13 back word info tuka   11  
14 belly na'i   6  
15 bone rui   2  
16 intestines na'i Also belly, stomach 54  
17 liver ata   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder phalai   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable tada-osi tada possibly Tetun loan 37, 112  
21 to think teha   69  
22 to fear thaku   1  
23 blood raa   1  
24 head ulu   1  
25 neck ‘neo ~ ‘neokai Makasae borrowing 74 L
26 hair word info ulu-rae head leaf (ASch) 40  
27 nose iru ~ irukai Makasae borrowing 1, 25 L
28 to breathe rei hamae literally, 'pull breath' 81  
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth nunu ~ nunukai Makasae borrowing 2, 5 L
31 tooth nihi   1  
32 tongue maa   7  
33 to laugh reke   6  
34 to cry ‘nei   1  
35 to vomit muta   1  
36 to spit muta ili-wai literally, 'vomit saliva' 107  
37 to eat khaa   1  
38 to chew word info damu      
38 to chew word info moma 'chew betel' 1  
39 to cook word info name      
40 to drink nuu   1  
41 to bite no'o Also, roka 'bite of animals'    
42 to suck moko   2  
43 ear gara ~ garakai Makasae borrowing 47 L
44 to hear dene   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see ei   1  
47 to yawn maa   19  
48 to sleep ‘nero   88  
49 to lie down word info ‘nero   95  
50 to dream raha   59  
51 to sit to'e   145  
52 to stand ditu      
53 person/human being kii   80  
54 man/male asukai Makasae borrowing; also 'man, male 111 L
55 woman/female onaata   4, 5  
56 child dihaana Compound of diha-ana 1  
57 husband asukai Makasae borrowing 29 L
58 wife onaata   85, 86  
59 mother ina   1  
60 father ama   1  
61 house uma   1  
62 thatch/roof kai-bara 'thatch'    
62 thatch/roof uma-ulu 'roof'    
63 name nai Makasae borrowing 1 L
64 to say ehe   146  
65 rope tali   1  
66 to tie up, fasten sii   121  
67 to sew word info kata      
68 needle dau   1  
69 to hunt word info soro      
70 to shoot word info tiru   37  
71 to stab, pierce thuu   33  
72 to hit word info buku      
73 to steal nila      
74 to kill hida      
75 to die, be dead mata   1  
76 to live, be alive laha   71  
77 to scratch word info nhai      
78 to cut, hack word info nake 'cut grass, weeds'    
78 to cut, hack word info teri   3  
78 to cut, hack word info nete      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info bati      
81 sharp mara   3  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info siribisu Tetun/Portuguese borrowing   L
84 to plant thuu Means 'plant by poking a hole in the ground'    
85 to choose kholi   40  
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info bubu   3  
88 to squeeze word info kumu Loan from Tetun   L
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig khali   1  
91 to buy soi   63  
92 to open, uncover ‘loke   6  
93 to pound, beat word info whai   1  
94 to throw word info ruba   106  
95 to fall word info dabe      
96 dog dasu   1, 50  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg thelu PMP *(qa)teluR 'egg' > *teluh> *thelu > Naueti [th 1  
99 feather manu-wulu literally, 'bird feather' 1  
100 wing lia ~ liakai Makasae borrowing 6 L
101 to fly hua      
102 rat loa   1  
103 meat/flesh dotu      
104 fat/grease mia      
105 tail iku      
106 snake sawa   25  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info khutu   1  
109 mosquito sabau      
110 spider boboraka Makasae borrowing   L
111 fish dotu-wai literally, 'meat water'    
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info gaa      
114 leaf rae      
115 root oka      
116 flower      
117 fruit wua      
118 grass hae      
119 earth/soil rea      
120 stone watu      
121 sand asalae      
122 water word info wai      
123 to flow      
124 sea tasi      
125 salt asi      
126 lake wai-nhuta      
127 woods/forest ala      
128 sky nali   58  
129 moon wula      
130 star tala      
131 cloud word info koha      
132 fog      
133 rain uda   1  
134 thunder nali-‘noro      
135 lightning      
136 wind iri      
137 to blow word info rhuu      
138 warm word info ‘mutu      
139 cold word info ‘nini      
140 dry word info mare      
141 wet wai-wai Reduplication of water    
142 heavy thede      
143 fire daha      
144 to burn word info laba      
145 smoke word info nasu   2  
146 ash ou same as dust    
147 black ita      
148 white buta      
149 red mee      
150 yellow diri      
151 green mhata Also means 'be raw, uncooked, unripe'    
152 small rai      
153 big oli      
154 short word info bete   54  
155 long word info dau      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info kaha      
158 narrow khoo      
159 wide klua      
160 painful, sick klae      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info ta'a      
163 new mori      
164 good hia      
165 bad, evil da'e      
166 correct, true godi      
167 night degu      
168 day ‘lara      
169 year ta’ana Possibly ta'a-na 'be old-NMLZ'.    
170 when? word info se'i      
171 to hide word info koi      
172 to climb word info ‘nai      
173 at la   2  
174 in, inside lale      
175 above o'o Makasae borrowing   L
176 below      
177 this eti      
178 that ini ~ inu      
178 that eto      
178 that emo      
179 near dase      
180 far dau      
181 where? word info lare ~ la eri      
182 I aku      
183 thou ka      
184 he/she eto      
185 we word info kita      
185 we word info hira      
186 you kami ~ kamu      
187 they sira      
188 what? word info se’i ~ sei      
189 who? word info sia      
190 other olina      
191 all ma'a      
192 and nau      
193 if se Portuguese borrowing   L
194 how? word info nau se’i ~ nai seri      
195 no, not da      
195 no, not da...ha'o      
196 to count ‘niha      
197 One word info see   1  
198 Two word info kai-rua kai is the default agreement marker on numerals in non-referential counting 1  
199 Three word info kai-telu   1  
200 Four word info kai-haa   1  
201 Five word info kai-lima   1  
202 Six word info kai-lima resi see 5+1    
203 Seven word info kai-lima resi kai-rua 5+2    
204 Eight word info kai-lima resi kai-telu 5+3    
205 Nine word info kai-lima resi kai-haa 5+4    
206 Ten word info weli see   5, 43  
207 Twenty word info weli kai-rua      
208 Fifty word info weli kai-lima      
209 One Hundred word info rasa see      
210 One Thousand word info rihun Tetun borrowing   L

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