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Language: Dobu

Source/Author:  Schlossberg (2012) 
Notes:  Schlossberg's data come from various sources.
See Schlossberg 2012 for details 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Malcolm Ross  Checked By: Malcolm Ross 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Papuan Tip:Nuclear:North Papuan Mainland-D'Entrecasteaux:Dobu-Duau 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
5 to walk lopilidadana      
5 to walk adadana      
8 to turn word info asiʔi      
11 dust kau      
13 back word info gui-na      
22 to fear yokaka      
26 hair word info unuunu-na      
29 to sniff, smell muʔwana      
34 to cry doyauyaula      
43 ear tena-na      
47 to yawn mwaowa      
68 needle siyona      
71 to stab, pierce giwa      
73 to steal ʔipwara      
76 to live, be alive boboʔana      
77 to scratch word info kwakwala      
80 to split word info sesela      
82 dull, blunt gugurawa-na      
83 to work word info eyowa      
84 to plant dauna      
87 to swell word info seseya      
95 to fall word info sagu      
101 to fly nenewala      
110 spider mwanamwanaikwa      
112 rotten word info bilabilana      
113 branch word info nali-na      
117 fruit kamwakuku      
118 grass nedu      
119 earth/soil bwaʔa      
121 sand kaukau      
131 cloud word info pwana      
133 rain lobdaboda      
136 wind mana      
136 wind yagila      
137 to blow word info gasisi      
137 to blow word info lasalele      
141 wet nuta      
148 white bulabula-na      
150 yellow laulauna      
152 small gidali-na      
153 big sinabwa-na      
154 short word info tuna-na      
158 narrow gilele-na gibwagibwa      
159 wide bababa-na      
162 old word info kadekaderi-na      
162 old word info gimi      
164 good boboʔa-na      
165 bad, evil toʔumali-na      
171 to hide word info kwaiya      
172 to climb word info tuʔe      
173 at ʔena      
174 in, inside ʔena      
175 above tetanaya      
175 above loetana      
176 below loʔubuna      
177 this gete      
178 that nina      
179 near serabenaia      
179 near deinaia      
180 far ʔedidigura      
181 where? word info mwaʔo      
182 I ʔaboʔagu      
185 we word info ʔaboʔada      
190 other wate      
194 how? word info mwaʔadega      
196 to count iapu      
1 hand nima-na   1  
4 leg/foot ʔae-na   1  
7 to come mai   1  
14 belly diya-na   1  
17 liver ʔate-na   1  
18 breast susu-na   1  
19 shoulder ʔala-na   1  
22 to fear matauta   1  
23 blood lala   1  
41 to bite ʔalasana   1  
45 eye mata-na   1  
46 to see ʔita   1  
49 to lie down word info ʔenoʔeno   1  
59 mother sina-na   1  
60 father tama-na   1  
62 thatch/roof ʔatowa   1  
74 to kill ʔunu   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tala   1  
97 bird manuwa   1  
108 louse word info ʔutu   1  
109 mosquito nemwa   1  
111 fish iana   1  
117 fruit uwa-na   1  
133 rain ʔusana   1  
161 shy, ashamed omayamaya   1  
167 night boiboi   1  
183 thou oiu   1  
198 Two word info ʔeluwa   1  
199 Three word info ʔetoi   1  
200 Four word info ata   1  
201 Five word info nima   1  
44 to hear nono   1, 36  
55 woman/female mewaine-na   1, 106  
186 you ʔomi   1, 13  
27 nose ʔubusu-na   1, 17  
63 name esa-na   1, 18  
105 tail yuyu-na   1, 25  
163 new ʔauwau-na   1, 26  
79 stick/wood kaiwe   1, 33  
40 to drink numa   1, 34  
37 to eat eʔai   1, 44  
73 to steal ʔanaw-ara   1, 58  
2 left mamaula   1, 59  
68 needle siyaluma   1, 65  
104 fat/grease yapa@momonana   1, 65  
53 person/human being tomota   1, 66  
170 when? word info maisa   1, 83  
146 ash kalikau   1, 90  
76 to live, be alive mayawasi-   10  
90 to dig sala   10  
103 meat/flesh esiyo   10  
156 thin word info dedea-na   10  
33 to laugh ʔedagi   104  
29 to sniff, smell mui   106  
141 wet pwasa   107  
140 dry word info yadayada   108  
140 dry word info yapasa   109  
31 tooth sala   11  
86 to grow word info tabwa   11  
160 painful, sick leʔwasa   116  
39 to cook word info eʔure   117  
89 to hold word info giyai   118  
6 road/path ʔeda   12  
106 snake mwata   12  
125 salt kalita   12  
99 feather dagula   13  
129 moon nawalae   13  
181 where? word info mane   13  
151 green kalakalawi-na   13, 52  
20 to know, be knowledgeable mwalatoni   133  
66 to tie up, fasten losipwa   136  
3 right ʔatai-na   14  
38 to chew word info ʔutaʔuta   14  
56 child gwama   14  
129 moon waikena   14  
98 egg pou   15  
134 thunder wepalala   15, 45  
64 to say gwae   156  
128 sky galewa   16  
144 to burn word info gabu   16  
9 to swim tube   17  
91 to buy gimwane   17  
94 to throw word info ula   17  
114 leaf yawa-na   17  
132 fog umauma   17  
144 to burn word info ʔalata   17  
50 to dream madawala   18  
58 wife mwane-na   18  
92 to open, uncover gigege   18  
96 dog kedewa   18  
123 to flow dau   18  
135 lightning namala   18  
157 thick word info bado-na   18  
176 below ʔagalauna   18  
166 correct, true palupalu-na   19  
196 to count sawa   19  
52 to stand toolo   2  
145 smoke word info ʔasu   2  
67 to sew word info saila   2, 53  
64 to say ona   20  
119 earth/soil baleʔu   20  
142 heavy mwau   20  
154 short word info kukupa-na   20  
54 man/male ʔoloto   21  
88 to squeeze word info bibi   21  
100 wing pape-na   21  
155 long word info dudula   21  
187 they taudi   21  
28 to breathe yawasi-na   22  
54 man/male tai   22  
72 to hit word info unu   23  
131 cloud word info yalowa   23  
195 no, not geaʔabo   23, 105  
195 no, not nigeya   23, 24  
75 to die, be dead mwawasa   24  
192 and be   24  
42 to suck sususu   25  
95 to fall word info beʔu   25  
57 husband mwane-na   26  
149 red bweyabweyali-na   26  
51 to sit miyatowa   26, 80  
127 woods/forest mitawa   27  
84 to plant asowa   28  
33 to laugh maiwa to vomit 3  
115 root lamu-na   3  
21 to think nuwa   30  
192 and ta   30  
120 stone gulewa   31  
15 bone lulu-na   32  
102 rat kokolaka   33  
143 fire ʔawe   35  
143 fire kaiwe   35  
30 mouth ʔawa   36  
81 sharp mamata-na   36  
79 stick/wood sakwala   38  
35 to vomit maiwa   4  
13 back word info guau-na   40  
36 to spit giwala   40  
24 head deba-na   43, 72  
14 belly gamwa-na   45  
126 lake sewasewa   47  
70 to shoot word info lusa   48  
107 worm (earthworm) didimwana   48  
69 to hunt word info tore   49  
139 cold word info gogai@gomwatana   49  
56 child enatuna to birth 5  
125 salt ola   53  
191 all iauiau-na   53  
189 who? word info iaita   55  
122 water word info bwasi   6, 64  
147 black gaigai-na   60  
93 to pound, beat word info sapi   64  
165 bad, evil geyogeyoi   66  
172 to climb word info mwela   66  
174 in, inside solana   67  
124 sea kalita   68  
148 white wakewakekena   68  
32 tongue meya   7  
61 house anuwa   7  
91 to buy lagwa   70  
124 sea ola   70  
168 day ʔasiyata   72  
197 One word info ʔebweu   74  
10 dirty baila   75  
138 warm word info yaiyai   75  
2 left gegeumi-na   76  
188 what? word info toase   77  
24 head bulubulu-na   78  
112 rotten word info daula   78  
41 to bite ʔenina   79  
48 to sleep ʔeno   8  
72 to hit word info tutu   8  
85 to choose ʔesinuwa   8  
20 to know, be knowledgeable sinasinapu   83  
87 to swell word info pulu   83  
169 year yakwala   83  
65 rope balae   84  
65 rope malakwa   85  
130 star kwadima   86  
16 intestines diya-na   88  
25 neck ʔoto-na   89  
184 he/she tauna   9  
193 if ʔabo   9  
116 flower seni-na   9, 14  
7 to come latu   92  
80 to split word info siʔa   92  
71 to stab, pierce bwale   97  
118 grass pwatula   98  
12 skin bwala-na   99  
83 to work word info guinuwa   99  

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