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Language: Sori

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:Eastern:Manus:West 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nime-m hand 1, 66  
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot a-m leg 1  
5 to walk      
6 road/path saŋ road 1  
7 to come mai come 1  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim goːnju swim    
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin saři-m skin    
13 back word info      
14 belly uria-m belly    
15 bone hui-ŋ bone 2  
16 intestines      
17 liver are-k liver 1  
18 breast suhařa-m breast    
19 shoulder boae-k shoulder    
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood      
24 head babatu-m head 9  
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
27 nose no-m nose 29  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth liːpu-m tooth 1, 35  
32 tongue boraʔihime-m tongue    
33 to laugh      
34 to cry ře weep    
35 to vomit mutai vomit 1  
36 to spit      
37 to eat anai eat 1  
37 to eat manasaŋ eat    
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink mwiŋ drink 1, 60  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear dereŋe-m ear 1  
44 to hear oho hear    
45 eye mana-m eye 1  
46 to see lei see 14  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info madi lie down 37  
50 to dream memep dream 1, 37  
51 to sit      
52 to stand sewari stand    
53 person/human being      
54 man/male haːma man 12, 14  
54 man/male mwaŋ male 1  
55 woman/female biːbiŋ woman 1, 106  
56 child      
57 husband      
58 wife mburu-ʔ wife 10  
59 mother diːne-m mother 1  
60 father dama-i father 1  
61 house gum house 1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name aha-m name 1, 18  
64 to say      
65 rope ameʔ rope    
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info sawei shoot 39  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info bwi strike 110  
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead maʔ die 1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info ti cut 1  
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 mwi dog 6  
97 bird sipi bird    
98 egg atuŋ egg 1  
99 feather lamiŋ feather 4  
100 wing nimeba-ŋ wing 79  
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease laba tiːnaŋ fat    
105 tail iːwiŋ tail 70  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info guːt louse 1  
109 mosquito muːsi mosquito    
109 mosquito njaːbi mosquito 93  
110 spider      
111 fish niː fish 1  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf lawʔai leaf 1  
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
120 stone bak stone 1  
121 sand goŋ sand 1  
122 water word info gai water 2  
123 to flow      
124 sea dau sea    
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest loʔohai bush 46, 2  
128 sky dau sky    
129 moon mnuŋ moon 1  
130 star dau star 11  
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain djoh rain    
134 thunder      
135 lightning haːmeŋ lightning 8  
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 djap fire 1  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash dedjap ashes    
147 black      
148 white bihiřeŋ white 115  
149 red hamaŋ red 12  
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small naʔoʔoːi small    
153 big      
154 short word info      
155 long word info lalaweŋ long 12  
156 thin word info barahuŋ thin 51, 52  
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick nsu(n) sick    
161 shy, ashamed mburem masi ashamed 1, 78  
162 old word info njahau old    
163 new mabaːu new 1, 38  
164 good mwaːsiŋ good 47  
165 bad, evil abisiŋ bad 105  
166 correct, true baːnu true    
167 night bo night 1  
168 day      
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info bubuŋiː hide 1  
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside loŋ inside 1  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
182 I djew I 1, 21  
183 thou go thou    
184 he/she hi he 1  
185 we word info daxu we(ex)    
185 we word info dařu we(in)    
185 we word info dahu we(dl.ex.)    
185 we word info dahu we(dl.in.)    
186 you mu ye 1  
186 you mahu you(dl) x  
187 they ahu they 59, 60  
187 they huep they(dl) x  
188 what? word info sapenau what 1  
189 who? word info seŋ who 1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not aibwei not 9  
196 to count      
197 One word info sip one 56  
198 Two word info huop two 1  
199 Three word info dořop three 1  
200 Four word info babu four 1  
201 Five word info limep five 1  
202 Six word info gonop six 1  
203 Seven word info edořop seven 22  
204 Eight word info anahuop eight 31  
205 Nine word info anasip nine 37  
206 Ten word info soŋop ten 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info saŋaʔ hundred 4, 38  
210 One Thousand word info      

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