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Language: Mbunai

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 gojew ashes    
173 at      
13 back word info      
165 bad, evil mwan bad 7  
14 belly bitua-i belly 52  
176 below      
153 big      
97 bird manuai bird 1  
147 black bwidjun black 87  
23 blood      
15 bone bato-i bone 50  
113 branch word info      
18 breast esus breast 1  
56 child      
131 cloud word info      
139 cold word info      
166 correct, true aniːnⁿraŋin true 88  
168 day      
10 dirty      
96 dog mwiːnj dog 6  
140 dry word info      
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust      
43 ear nⁿriliŋai ear 1  
119 earth/soil      
98 egg bwomanau-n egg    
204 Eight word info aⁿraluo eight 31  
45 eye matai eye 1  
180 far      
104 fat/grease djiŋi-n fat    
104 fat/grease manⁿrehahan fat    
60 father baːbu father; with irregular final vowel 43  
99 feather laun manuai feather 24  
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire mwan fire 4  
111 fish niː fish 1  
201 Five word info elima five 1  
116 flower      
132 fog      
200 Four word info eːaː four 1  
117 fruit      
164 good wiːan good 1  
118 grass      
151 green      
26 hair word info      
1 hand limai hand 1  
184 he/she i he 1  
24 head beːmnala-i head    
142 heavy      
61 house eum house 1  
194 how? word info      
57 husband      
182 I jo I 1, 21  
193 if      
174 in, inside londiain inside 1  
16 intestines      
126 lake      
114 leaf laun gei leaf 1  
2 left      
4 leg/foot geka-i leg 50  
135 lightning nⁿramet lightning 90  
17 liver ate-n liver 1  
155 long word info alawen long 12  
108 louse word info gut louse 1  
54 man/male ramat man 12, 14  
54 man/male egamal male 9  
103 meat/flesh      
129 moon mbuːl moon 1  
109 mosquito njam mosquito 1  
59 mother jaːje mother 84  
30 mouth      
63 name ŋaro-ʔam name 1  
158 narrow      
179 near      
25 neck      
68 needle      
163 new maun new 1  
167 night biaun night 1, 75  
205 Nine word info nⁿrasiː nine 37  
195 no, not eːbwen not 9  
27 nose mata ŋusui nose 27, 92  
162 old word info genemwadj old    
197 One word info (nⁿro)siː one 56  
209 One Hundred word info saŋat hundred 4, 38  
210 One Thousand word info bweːsiː thousand 46  
190 other      
160 painful, sick ŋaːndi sick 9  
53 person/human being      
133 rain buːrah rain    
102 rat      
149 red nⁿraman red 12  
3 right      
6 road/path bwandjal road 1, 4  
115 root      
65 rope alagei rope    
112 rotten word info      
125 salt      
121 sand eleŋ sand    
124 sea nⁿras sea 1  
203 Seven word info nⁿrotjalo seven 22  
81 sharp      
154 short word info      
19 shoulder beliːh shoulder    
161 shy, ashamed mamedji ashamed 1, 78  
202 Six word info ewono six 1  
12 skin gulidjoˈi- skin 1, 96  
128 sky bərah sky    
128 sky lalaŋ sky 1  
152 small bwidjuːwi small    
145 smoke word info      
106 snake mwatemwat snake 12  
110 spider      
130 star bitui star 1  
79 stick/wood      
120 stone baːt stone 1  
105 tail gelewba-n tail 8  
206 Ten word info eːakou ten 44  
178 that      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they ala they 59, 70  
187 they alu they(dl) x  
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info nⁿroboto/n thin    
177 this      
183 thou eːoi thou 1  
199 Three word info edjalo 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 me come 1  
39 to cook word info      
196 to count      
34 to cry dilaŋ weep 19  
78 to cut, hack word info djaridih cut 8  
75 to die, be dead mat die 1  
90 to dig      
50 to dream daːřatar dream    
40 to drink lumui drink 20  
37 to eat gwa(nan) eat 1, 5  
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear      
123 to flow      
101 to fly      
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear roŋ hear 1  
171 to hide word info ře hide 48  
72 to hit word info mumutiː strike    
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 matir 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 lisi see 14  
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info tiŋi shoot    
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 daːndul stand 98  
73 to steal      
42 to suck      
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim nju swim 12, 56  
21 to think      
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten      
8 to turn word info      
35 to vomit mot vomit 1  
5 to walk      
83 to work word info      
47 to yawn      
32 tongue galalemei tongue 7, 14  
31 tooth liai tooth    
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info eluo two 1  
138 warm word info      
122 water word info wai water 2  
185 we word info jodadjaloʔan we(ex)    
185 we word info joru we(dl.ex.)    
185 we word info joderu we(dl.in.)    
141 wet      
188 what? word info edja what 1  
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white bereren white 7  
189 who? word info se who 1  
159 wide      
58 wife bedih eːju wife 91  
136 wind      
100 wing belin manuai wing 85  
55 woman/female beːin woman 1, 41  
127 woods/forest londia-loːnan bush 31  
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year      
150 yellow      
186 you awa ye    
186 you awaru you(dl) x  

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