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

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