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Language: Jiriw

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:East 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all      
192 and      
146 ash buse gala mwan ashes    
173 at      
13 back word info      
165 bad, evil mumwan bad 7  
14 belly      
176 below      
153 big      
97 bird gan bird    
147 black      
23 blood      
15 bone nⁿruwi- bone 2  
113 branch word info      
18 breast sus breast 1  
56 child      
131 cloud word info      
139 cold word info      
166 correct, true nⁿruguman true    
168 day      
10 dirty      
96 dog mwiː dog 6  
140 dry word info      
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust      
43 ear nⁿraiŋo- ear 1  
119 earth/soil      
98 egg nairu-n egg    
204 Eight word info mandoruo eight 31  
45 eye mař-m eye 1  
180 far      
104 fat/grease naman fat 11  
60 father domo father 1  
99 feather namu gan feather    
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire mwan fire 4  
111 fish niː fish 1  
201 Five word info manjiːma five 1  
116 flower      
132 fog      
200 Four word info mahaːhu four 1  
117 fruit      
164 good hiːan good 1  
118 grass      
151 green      
26 hair word info      
1 hand jiːmo-n hand; look like irregular change of initial consonant 1  
184 he/she i he 1  
24 head bojo head    
142 heavy      
61 house wum house 1  
194 how? word info      
57 husband      
182 I na I    
193 if      
174 in, inside namwaŋa-n inside    
16 intestines      
126 lake      
114 leaf jaː gwei leaf    
2 left      
4 leg/foot ligo- leg    
135 lightning gamit lightning 8  
17 liver neřei liver    
155 long word info naiwen long 12  
108 louse word info guːt louse 1  
54 man/male nⁿrmat man 12, 14  
54 man/male gamai male 9  
103 meat/flesh      
129 moon waːla moon    
109 mosquito nam mosquito 1  
59 mother nano (my) mother 1, 83  
30 mouth      
63 name rala-m name    
158 narrow      
179 near      
25 neck      
68 needle      
163 new mahaːbo new    
167 night ginipiŋ night 1  
205 Nine word info manⁿrosiː nine 37  
195 no, not bugɨine not 9  
27 nose ndohoŋo- nose    
162 old word info muː old    
197 One word info siː one 56  
209 One Hundred word info masaŋat hundred 4, 38  
210 One Thousand word info mabwoisiː thousand 46  
190 other      
160 painful, sick mua sick    
53 person/human being      
133 rain mᵐʙulou rain    
102 rat      
149 red laman red 12  
3 right      
6 road/path sai road 1  
115 root      
65 rope wasgei rope 27, 3  
112 rotten word info      
125 salt      
121 sand mwanⁿrai sand    
124 sea nⁿras sea 1  
203 Seven word info manaldojo seven 22  
81 sharp      
154 short word info      
19 shoulder busse-n shoulder 102  
161 shy, ashamed masi ashamed 1, 78  
202 Six word info manono six 1  
12 skin gabilo- skin 98  
128 sky jaŋ sky 1  
152 small minⁿrihf small 136  
145 smoke word info      
106 snake      
110 spider      
130 star biřiː star 1  
79 stick/wood      
120 stone baːd stone 1  
105 tail nⁿrina-n tail    
206 Ten word info masoŋul ten 5  
178 that      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they hu they 61  
187 they hu-marmou they(dl) x  
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info nⁿruwi-n thin 51  
177 this      
183 thou wo thou 1  
199 Three word info marojo three 1  
134 thunder      
41 to bite      
137 to blow word info      
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info      
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come sa come 60  
39 to cook word info      
196 to count      
34 to cry ṙaŋ weep 1  
78 to cut, hack word info surdi cut    
75 to die, be dead mat die 1  
90 to dig      
50 to dream mwai matamat dream    
40 to drink mwiː drink 1, 60  
37 to eat jan eat 1  
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear      
123 to flow      
101 to fly      
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear huluŋiː hear 1, 54  
171 to hide word info gohon hide    
72 to hit word info rai strike 52  
89 to hold word info      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
33 to laugh      
49 to lie down word info matin lie down 37  
76 to live, be alive      
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say      
77 to scratch word info      
46 to see nimei see    
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info siː shoot 38  
51 to sit      
48 to sleep      
29 to sniff, smell      
36 to spit      
80 to split word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
52 to stand rutine stand    
73 to steal      
42 to suck      
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim sumwiju swim    
21 to think      
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten      
8 to turn word info      
35 to vomit dlomut vomit 1  
5 to walk      
83 to work word info      
47 to yawn      
32 tongue gamale tongue 7, 14  
31 tooth joho- tooth 62  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info maruo two 1  
138 warm word info      
122 water word info nⁿran water 1  
185 we word info du we(ex)    
185 we word info woːŕu we(in)    
185 we word info du-marmou we(dl.ex.)    
185 we word info wodu-marmou we(dl.in.)    
141 wet      
188 what? word info desa what 1  
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white balen white 7  
189 who? word info rəhiː who    
159 wide      
58 wife nambuju- wife 10  
136 wind      
100 wing ima-n wing    
55 woman/female bihin woman 1, 106  
127 woods/forest joŋi namandan bush    
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year      
150 yellow      
186 you wo-wo-masigane ye    
186 you walu-armou you(dl) x  

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