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Language: Bujan

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:
1 hand leme-n hand 1  
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot beⁿrge-n leg    
5 to walk      
6 road/path sal road 1  
7 to come sa come 60  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim nu jai swim 6  
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin geldu-n skin 1, 96  
13 back word info      
14 belly lonⁿrine-n belly    
15 bone nⁿruwi-n bone 2  
16 intestines      
17 liver eṙ-n liver 1  
18 breast susu-n breast 1  
19 shoulder busuhu-n shoulder 102  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood      
24 head bala-n head 8  
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
27 nose ŋo-n nose 29  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth lehe-n tooth 1, 35  
32 tongue germe-n tongue 7, 14  
33 to laugh      
34 to cry řaŋ weep 1  
34 to cry ⁿrow weep    
35 to vomit romut vomit 1  
36 to spit      
37 to eat jan eat 1  
37 to eat ani eat 1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink jiŋ drink 1  
40 to drink mwi drink 1, 60  
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear nⁿrilŋa-n ear 1  
44 to hear deheːrŋui hear 1, 54  
45 eye mara-n eye 1  
46 to see nⁿruniː see    
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info mendir lie down 37  
50 to dream miːhmiːh dream 1, 37  
51 to sit      
52 to stand so stand 93  
52 to stand řo stand    
52 to stand min eleŋ stand    
53 person/human being      
54 man/male nⁿramat man 12, 14  
54 man/male lau man 118  
54 man/male gamal male 9  
55 woman/female bihin woman 1, 106  
56 child      
57 husband      
58 wife nemᵐʙulu-n wife 10  
59 mother dine-n mother 1  
60 father dama-n father 1  
61 house um house 1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name raŋa-n name 51  
64 to say      
65 rope esgwei rope 27, 3  
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info dideh shoot    
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info ruheːæřaː strike    
72 to hit word info bwai strike 110  
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead mas die 1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info menⁿrlei 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 mweh dog 6  
97 bird nemgan bird    
98 egg eldu-n egg 1, 4  
99 feather lamgaːn feather    
100 wing gelmene-n wing 83  
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease naman fat 11  
105 tail golohe-n tail 71  
106 snake mwat snake 12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info guːt louse 1  
109 mosquito nam mosquito 1  
110 spider      
111 fish niː fish 1  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf nⁿriaːgei leaf    
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
120 stone bat stone 1  
121 sand      
122 water word info waː water 2  
123 to flow      
124 sea nⁿras sea 1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest nⁿraːgei bush 2, 49  
128 sky laŋ sky 1  
129 moon nⁿrou moon 1  
130 star buřiː star 1  
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain leŋin rain 6  
134 thunder      
135 lightning gemit 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 jiːh fire 1  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash gelweh ashes 1, 81  
146 ash sumburen jiːh ashes    
147 black boːlen black 88  
148 white berren white 7  
149 red raman red 12  
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small gaːnⁿrew small    
153 big      
154 short word info      
155 long word info elwen long 12  
156 thin word info inⁿriŋ thin 51  
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick (betŋinⁿrei) sick    
161 shy, ashamed mahah ashamed 1, 78  
162 old word info iːl old    
163 new mabawin new 1, 38  
164 good wiːen good 1  
165 bad, evil mwan bad 7  
166 correct, true nⁿrutnen true    
167 night lugumwen (maːbiŋ) night 76  
168 day      
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info lop hide    
171 to hide word info dulŋe hide    
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside lon inside 1, 72  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
182 I ju I 1, 21  
183 thou ou thou 1  
184 he/she i he 1  
185 we word info joːřu we(ex)    
185 we word info diřu we(in)    
185 we word info joːru we(dl.ex.)    
185 we word info diru we(dl.in.)    
186 you eːřu ye 1, 25, 32  
186 you eːru you(dl) x  
187 they su they 62  
187 they heru they(dl) x  
188 what? word info sa what 1  
189 who? word info siː who 1, 28  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not bwiː not 9  
196 to count      
197 One word info siːh one 56  
198 Two word info rueh two 1  
199 Three word info daloh three 1  
200 Four word info haːhuh four 1  
201 Five word info liːmweh five 1  
202 Six word info enoh six 1  
203 Seven word info enⁿrdaloh seven 22  
204 Eight word info nⁿroːrueh eight 31  
205 Nine word info nⁿrwaːsiːh nine 37  
206 Ten word info suŋwah ten 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info saŋat hundred 4, 38  
210 One Thousand word info heːbwo thousand 47  

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