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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:
7 to come      
8 to turn word info      
29 to sniff, smell      
79 stick/wood      
82 dull, blunt      
86 to grow word info      
89 to hold word info      
107 worm (earthworm)      
112 rotten word info      
116 flower      
123 to flow      
132 fog      
135 lightning      
156 thin word info      
161 shy, ashamed      
176 below      
3 right thi'i      
10 dirty pho’ere Likely loan of Tetun fo'er   L
38 to chew word info damu      
39 to cook word info name      
41 to bite no'o Also, roka 'bite of animals'    
52 to stand ditu      
62 thatch/roof kai-bara 'thatch'    
62 thatch/roof uma-ulu 'roof'    
67 to sew word info kata      
69 to hunt word info soro      
72 to hit word info buku      
73 to steal nila      
74 to kill hida      
77 to scratch word info nhai      
78 to cut, hack word info nake 'cut grass, weeds'    
78 to cut, hack word info nete      
80 to split word info bati      
83 to work word info siribisu Tetun/Portuguese borrowing   L
84 to plant thuu Means 'plant by poking a hole in the ground'    
88 to squeeze word info kumu Loan from Tetun   L
95 to fall word info dabe      
101 to fly hua      
103 meat/flesh dotu      
104 fat/grease mia      
105 tail iku      
109 mosquito sabau      
110 spider boboraka Makasae borrowing   L
111 fish dotu-wai literally, 'meat water'    
113 branch word info gaa      
114 leaf rae      
115 root oka      
117 fruit wua      
118 grass hae      
119 earth/soil rea      
120 stone watu      
121 sand asalae      
122 water word info wai      
124 sea tasi      
125 salt asi      
126 lake wai-nhuta      
127 woods/forest ala      
129 moon wula      
130 star tala      
131 cloud word info koha      
134 thunder nali-‘noro      
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      
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      
155 long word info dau      
157 thick word info kaha      
158 narrow khoo      
159 wide klua      
160 painful, sick klae      
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      
174 in, inside lale      
175 above o'o Makasae borrowing   L
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      
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    
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
2 left weli   1  
5 to walk laka   1  
6 road/path dala   1  
11 dust ou   1  
12 skin kuli   1  
17 liver ata   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder phalai   1  
22 to fear thaku   1  
23 blood raa   1  
24 head ulu   1  
31 tooth nihi   1  
34 to cry ‘nei   1  
35 to vomit muta   1  
37 to eat khaa   1  
38 to chew word info moma 'chew betel' 1  
40 to drink nuu   1  
44 to hear dene   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see ei   1  
56 child dihaana Compound of diha-ana 1  
59 mother ina   1  
60 father ama   1  
61 house uma   1  
63 name nai Makasae borrowing 1 L
65 rope tali   1  
68 needle dau   1  
75 to die, be dead mata   1  
90 to dig khali   1  
93 to pound, beat word info whai   1  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg thelu PMP *(qa)teluR 'egg' > *teluh> *thelu > Naueti [th 1  
99 feather manu-wulu literally, 'bird feather' 1  
102 rat loa   1  
108 louse word info khutu   1  
133 rain uda   1  
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  
27 nose iru ~ irukai Makasae borrowing 1, 25 L
96 dog dasu   1, 50  
1 hand lima   1, 64  
94 to throw word info ruba   106  
36 to spit muta ili-wai literally, 'vomit saliva' 107  
13 back word info tuka   11  
54 man/male asukai Makasae borrowing; also 'man, male 111 L
66 to tie up, fasten sii   121  
4 leg/foot kele   14  
51 to sit to'e   145  
64 to say ehe   146  
47 to yawn maa   19  
15 bone rui   2  
42 to suck moko   2  
145 smoke word info nasu   2  
173 at la   2  
30 mouth nunu ~ nunukai Makasae borrowing 2, 5 L
106 snake sawa   25  
57 husband asukai Makasae borrowing 29 L
78 to cut, hack word info teri   3  
81 sharp mara   3  
87 to swell word info bubu   3  
71 to stab, pierce thuu   33  
70 to shoot word info tiru   37  
20 to know, be knowledgeable tada-osi tada possibly Tetun loan 37, 112  
55 woman/female onaata   4, 5  
26 hair word info ulu-rae head leaf (ASch) 40  
85 to choose kholi   40  
43 ear gara ~ garakai Makasae borrowing 47 L
206 Ten word info weli see   5, 43  
16 intestines na'i Also belly, stomach 54  
154 short word info bete   54  
128 sky nali   58  
50 to dream raha   59  
14 belly na'i   6  
33 to laugh reke   6  
92 to open, uncover ‘loke   6  
100 wing lia ~ liakai Makasae borrowing 6 L
91 to buy soi   63  
21 to think teha   69  
32 tongue maa   7  
76 to live, be alive laha   71  
25 neck ‘neo ~ ‘neokai Makasae borrowing 74 L
9 to swim lele   77  
53 person/human being kii   80  
28 to breathe rei hamae literally, 'pull breath' 81  
58 wife onaata   85, 86  
48 to sleep ‘nero   88  
49 to lie down word info ‘nero   95  

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