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Language: Awa

Source/Author:  Smythe and Z'Graggen (1975) 
Notes:  Smythe, William E. and Z'Graggen, J. (1975). Comparative Wordlists of the Admiralty Island Languages. Workpapers in New Guinea Languages, SIL: Ukarumpa, Papua New Guinea. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Kwang-Ju Cho  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Admiralty Islands:Western 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand pani-mu hand 14  
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot biːae-na leg    
5 to walk      
6 road/path dala road 1  
7 to come nomai come 1, 43  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim anaʔau swim    
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin ʔuliʔini-mu skin 1  
13 back word info      
14 belly lokiːna belly    
15 bone ṛuːiː bone 2  
16 intestines      
17 liver aʔeːna liver 1  
18 breast tjutjuː-na breast 1  
19 shoulder foravoeːm shoulder    
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood      
24 head tabaː-na head 68  
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
27 nose vugeːmu nose    
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth livoː-na tooth 1, 35  
32 tongue ḷabeḷabeː-na tongue    
33 to laugh      
34 to cry njaʔaito weep    
35 to vomit mumuʔa vomit 1  
36 to spit      
37 to eat wamuːta eat    
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink iːnu drink 1  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear ʔaliaː-u ear 1  
44 to hear noruai hear    
45 eye pula-u eye 3  
46 to see maʔaia see 8  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info oneːvi lie down 1  
50 to dream      
51 to sit      
52 to stand uvalahai stand    
53 person/human being      
54 man/male ramaʔa man 12, 14  
54 man/male wawaːne male 1  
55 woman/female pifiːne woman 1, 106  
56 child      
57 husband      
58 wife haraː-u wife    
59 mother inaː-u mother 1  
60 father ʔamaː-u father 1  
61 house huːmu house 1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name axaː-na name 1, 18  
64 to say      
65 rope waːu rope 2  
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info bavaʔiːa shoot    
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info afuriːa strike    
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead numaʔe die 1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info votoriːa cut    
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
96 dog pᵘoːpi dog    
97 bird juʔiːjo bird    
98 egg aʔulul egg 1  
99 feather luvana feather    
100 wing paniː-na wing 2  
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease njaubeːa fat    
105 tail wowa-na tail 73  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info fuouʔu louse    
109 mosquito namu mosquito 1  
110 spider      
111 fish niːa fish 1  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf vega leaf    
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
120 stone muřou stone 48  
121 sand piːa sand 12  
122 water word info naru water 1, 43  
123 to flow      
124 sea aːvi sea    
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest baːlu bush    
128 sky manuraːbuə sky    
129 moon buːla moon 1  
130 star piːʔu star 1  
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain maʔunu rain 55  
134 thunder      
135 lightning hutjiːla lightning 2  
136 wind      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
140 dry word info      
141 wet      
142 heavy      
143 fire aːvi fire 1  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash maʔu ashes    
146 ash aːvi ashes 1  
147 black      
148 white baʔiːa white    
149 red neroː red    
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small ideřiːdi small    
153 big      
154 short word info      
155 long word info mala long 12  
156 thin word info ruiʔuːwa thin 51  
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick nofuːnu sick    
161 shy, ashamed numaːva ashamed 79  
162 old word info minaiʔina old    
163 new      
164 good faiʔaːna good    
165 bad, evil aveloːa bad 108  
166 correct, true faʔuːwa true 92  
167 night nepoːi night 1  
168 day      
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info opaʔai hide 50  
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside laloːna inside 1  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
182 I jau I 1, 21  
183 thou joi thou 1  
184 he/she i he 1  
185 we word info aia we(ex)    
185 we word info aia we(in)    
185 we word info ʔagua we(dl.ex.)    
185 we word info agua we(dl.in.)    
186 you ama ye 1  
186 you amagua you(dl) x  
187 they lao they    
187 they lagua they(dl) x  
188 what? word info daːni what    
189 who? word info iːni who    
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not loːmi not    
196 to count      
197 One word info eːai one 14  
198 Two word info exuai two 1  
199 Three word info oluai three 1  
200 Four word info xunaroːa four 20  
201 Five word info aipan five    
202 Six word info olaroːa six    
203 Seven word info odoromai seven    
204 Eight word info fainaaroːa eight    
205 Nine word info uleave nine    
206 Ten word info efuːa ten    
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info evepuʔuːna- hundred    
210 One Thousand word info      

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