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Language: Koluwawa

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:Bwaidoga 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nima   1  
2 left keli   1, 43  
3 right katagidega   14  
4 leg/foot kage   1  
5 to walk      
6 road/path keda      
7 to come -ma   1  
7 to come nagoma   1, 85  
8 to turn word info -vila   66  
9 to swim gayo   32  
10 dirty bwanene   138  
11 dust fwayafwaya      
12 skin bunubunu   55  
12 skin kwafilina   15  
13 back word info taulu   12  
14 belly gamona   45  
15 bone lulu   32  
16 intestines gamogamo   30  
17 liver kasekasena   1  
18 breast uÊ”una   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder kavalana   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable lauwalama      
21 to think nuwana   30  
22 to fear matauseya   1, 68  
23 blood dayaga   32  
24 head kunu   1  
25 neck kodona   89  
26 hair word info vutuvutu      
27 nose gabuni   17  
28 to breathe yawai   22  
29 to sniff, smell gabumagai      
29 to sniff, smell yaoga   105  
30 mouth kawa   36  
31 tooth nigo   1  
32 tongue meya   7  
33 to laugh elaiga   82  
34 to cry taiga   1  
35 to vomit kovala   11  
36 to spit giwala   40  
36 to spit lauvula   122  
37 to eat kani   1  
38 to chew word info guda   14  
38 to chew word info kavuli   67  
39 to cook word info etago   27  
40 to drink emu yemu   65  
41 to bite ova   44  
41 to bite yova   44  
42 to suck kaka      
43 ear tanigana      
44 to hear nogala   1, 36  
45 eye matana   1  
46 to see kise   1  
47 to yawn kawamogova      
48 to sleep keno   8  
49 to lie down word info ketobala   100  
49 to lie down word info kauvila      
50 to dream kavakavakise   66  
51 to sit elaumiya      
52 to stand gumuye      
52 to stand tovoi   2  
53 person/human being tomo folk etymology 1, 66  
54 man/male lamogina   104  
54 man/male tau   22  
55 woman/female vavine   1, 106  
56 child gwamana   14  
56 child natuna   5  
57 husband mogane   26  
57 husband mwagane   26  
58 wife      
59 mother inana   1  
60 father tamana   1  
61 house manuwa   7, 44  
62 thatch/roof kauta      
62 thatch/roof kudukudu   66  
63 name wagava   9  
64 to say vona   20  
65 rope bulava   84  
66 to tie up, fasten kitava      
66 to tie up, fasten lauifo   136  
67 to sew word info gadi      
67 to sew word info yalumi      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info launago      
69 to hunt word info lauwiga      
70 to shoot word info lusa   48  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info kaoge      
72 to hit word info tutu   8  
73 to steal vainago   1, 32  
73 to steal giyakafu      
74 to kill lailagi      
74 to kill lauekaliga   100  
75 to die, be dead kaliga   46  
75 to die, be dead wafa   44  
76 to live, be alive yawai   10  
77 to scratch word info ketokakalo   1  
78 to cut, hack word info talaga   1  
79 stick/wood kalaekavina      
80 to split word info kaniyai      
81 sharp manini   29  
82 dull, blunt batu   25, 74  
83 to work word info faisewa   20  
83 to work word info folova   98  
84 to plant tafetafe      
84 to plant wailolo      
85 to choose enuwakivina      
86 to grow word info laugabu      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info kabi tani      
89 to hold word info ekavina   117  
89 to hold word info giyadone   118  
90 to dig lauyala   64  
90 to dig tavi   59  
91 to buy gimwane   17  
92 to open, uncover giyafole      
92 to open, uncover kanifole      
93 to pound, beat word info guwali      
93 to pound, beat word info kaogi      
94 to throw word info lovena   73  
94 to throw word info veyavule      
95 to fall word info beku   25  
96 dog koukou   17  
97 bird manuga   1  
98 egg founa   15  
99 feather dagula   13  
100 wing fafe   21  
101 to fly yave   44  
102 rat wagilita      
103 meat/flesh vidona   10  
104 fat/grease yafa   40  
105 tail giu   1  
106 snake mwata   12  
107 worm (earthworm) folufolu      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito limoga   1  
110 spider kakawa   88  
111 fish igana   1  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info didi   56  
113 branch word info walo      
114 leaf luguna   16  
115 root kaikwalakwalami   62  
115 root lamu   3  
116 flower vane      
117 fruit mwaiseu      
117 fruit vuwa   1  
118 grass lifi      
119 earth/soil bidala   90  
119 earth/soil tanoga field 1  
120 stone guwa      
121 sand magama   29  
122 water word info gilivasi      
122 water word info ufa   63  
123 to flow iwagaemalagaina      
124 sea yawana   13, 66  
124 sea malavese      
125 salt      
126 lake lavu   46  
127 woods/forest vuyuwa      
128 sky yabama   18  
129 moon wetaki   70  
130 star kwavina   84  
130 star yavunuga      
131 cloud word info owaowa   43  
132 fog gavugavu   1, 55  
133 rain kwei   27  
133 rain vovola      
134 thunder faiyeta      
135 lightning katunama   38  
136 wind bolimana      
136 wind yagina      
137 to blow word info lauiveive   78  
138 warm word info lauekaekavi      
138 warm word info yabela      
139 cold word info kadudu   106  
140 dry word info bwavu   106  
140 dry word info yayaya   69  
141 wet buta   20  
142 heavy vita   19  
143 fire kai   35  
144 to burn word info gabu   16  
144 to burn word info tunu   1  
145 smoke word info lokaivala      
145 smoke word info yevala      
146 ash kaufafa   1, 89  
147 black laukowina      
148 white laukavo   72  
149 red yamoyamoina   98  
150 yellow yago   9  
151 green kalakalawi   13, 52  
152 small kidona      
153 big bwaiga   121  
153 big kaknuwa      
154 short word info kalekuta      
155 long word info manamanawe   12  
156 thin word info yalayala   66  
157 thick word info badobado   18  
158 narrow welilina      
159 wide beya      
160 painful, sick galalava   115  
161 shy, ashamed vovomumu   82  
162 old word info tuwaina   1  
163 new kaivauna   1, 26  
164 good giyami      
165 bad, evil goyo   66  
166 correct, true      
167 night lovana      
168 day kaiyeta   72  
169 year malamala   84  
170 when? word info tovanana   84  
171 to hide word info giva   55  
172 to climb word info lagavi   64  
173 at      
174 in, inside inage   64  
175 above      
176 below dibuna   82  
176 below lamu   84  
177 this      
178 that      
179 near liliva   60, 105  
180 far katuwada   94  
181 where? word info made   13  
182 I yauke   1, 26  
183 thou kamuke      
184 he/she kadike      
185 we word info dakevodi      
185 we word info makevodi      
186 you kamikevodi   1  
187 they kadikevodi      
188 what? word info vaka   1  
189 who? word info egavo      
189 who? word info waito   55  
190 other mali      
191 all manuwafo      
192 and be   24  
193 if kanuwa      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not gege   23  
196 to count giyalafulafu      
196 to count giyawawa   67  
197 One word info kaitamoga   83  
198 Two word info bwevu   11  
199 Three word info tonu   1  
200 Four word info laufuli   70  
201 Five word info      
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      

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