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Language: Motu

Source/Author:  Schlossberg (2012) 
Notes:  Schlossberg's data come from various sources.
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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:Peripheral:Central Papuan:Sinagoro-Keapara 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
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      
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 raka      
8 to turn word info kerehai      
9 to swim nahu      
11 dust kahu      
26 hair word info hui      
42 to suck topo-a      
43 ear taia      
47 to yawn mava      
51 to sit helai      
52 to stand gini      
71 to stab, pierce gwadaia      
89 to hold word info kahu-a      
93 to pound, beat word info bidi-a      
102 rat bita      
107 worm (earthworm) biluga      
110 spider magera      
110 spider valavala      
111 fish gwarume      
112 rotten word info pouka      
118 grass kudekude      
120 stone nadi      
121 sand raria      
133 rain medu      
135 lightning kevaru      
136 wind lai      
136 wind lahara@laurabada      
138 warm word info hiriria      
139 cold word info keruma      
141 wet paripari      
147 black koremakorema      
151 green gadokagadoka      
152 small maragi      
154 short word info kwadogi      
155 long word info lata      
156 thin word info severasevera      
157 thick word info uduna      
158 narrow iora      
159 wide lababa      
160 painful, sick gorere      
162 old word info iahu      
162 old word info guine      
170 when? word info edananegai      
177 this ina      
178 that ena      
178 that una      
181 where? word info edesini      
185 we word info ita      
185 we word info ai      
190 other idau      
194 how? word info edeheto      
195 no, not ida      
1 hand ima   1  
4 leg/foot ae   1  
6 road/path dala   1  
7 to come mai   1  
17 liver ase   1  
23 blood rara   1  
34 to cry tai   1  
35 to vomit mumuta   1  
37 to eat ani-a   1  
40 to drink inu-a   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see ita-ia   1  
49 to lie down word info eno   1  
53 person/human being tau   1  
58 wife adava-na   1  
59 mother sina-na   1  
60 father tama-na   1  
61 house ruma   1  
90 to dig ɣei-a   1  
91 to buy hoi-a   1  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg gatoi   1  
99 feather hui   1  
101 to fly roho   1  
105 tail iu   1  
108 louse word info utu   1  
109 mosquito namo   1  
113 branch word info raga   1  
114 leaf rau   1  
117 fruit au huahua   1  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
121 sand kone beach 1  
122 water word info ranu   1  
129 moon hua   1  
130 star hisiu   1  
132 fog ɣahu   1  
143 fire lahi   1  
161 shy, ashamed hemarai -r- for expected -l-. 1  
167 night boi   1  
171 to hide word info huni-a   1  
174 in, inside lalo-nai   1  
175 above atai   1  
180 far daudau   1  
183 thou oi   1  
184 he/she ia   1  
188 what? word info dahaka   1  
189 who? word info daika   1  
195 no, not asi   1  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info toi   1  
201 Five word info ima   1  
50 to dream nihi   1, 60  
55 woman/female hahine   1, 106  
186 you umui   1, 13  
113 branch word info rigi   1, 14  
63 name lada   1, 18  
182 I lau   1, 21  
25 neck aio   1, 31  
54 man/male marurane   1, 69  
200 Four word info hani   1, 69  
2 left lauri   1, 73  
103 meat/flesh hidio   10  
104 fat/grease diɣara   103  
104 fat/grease dia ointment 103  
179 near kahirakahira   106  
132 fog ninoa   107  
168 day dina   11  
140 dry word info kaukau   112  
72 to hit word info bota-ia   116  
13 back word info doru   12  
173 at ai   12  
67 to sew word info turi   13  
165 bad, evil dika   14  
197 One word info ta   14  
197 One word info tamona   14  
36 to spit kanudi   14, 84  
10 dirty miro   142  
66 to tie up, fasten mata-ia   147  
12 skin kopi   15  
48 to sleep mahuta   15  
126 lake gohu   15  
144 to burn word info gabu   16  
145 smoke word info kwalahu   16  
169 year laɣani   16  
64 to say toma   161  
19 shoulder paɣa   17  
128 sky guba   17  
144 to burn word info ara-ia   17  
163 new matamata   19  
196 to count duahi-a   19  
30 mouth udu   2  
57 husband adava-na   2  
100 wing hani   2  
122 water word info sina-vai river 2  
172 to climb word info dadadae   2  
192 and mai   2, 46  
65 rope kwanau   20  
125 salt tadi sea water 20  
137 to blow word info toa   20  
154 short word info kubakuba   20  
14 belly boga   21  
123 to flow aru   21  
3 right idiba   22  
54 man/male tau   22  
70 to shoot word info pidia   22  
116 flower au bure-na   22  
89 to hold word info abi-a   23  
31 tooth ise   24  
125 salt damena   25  
187 they idia   25  
149 red kakakaka   26  
27 nose udu   27  
164 good namo   27  
192 and bona   27  
193 if bema   28, 3  
39 to cook word info nadu-a   3  
115 root ramu-na   3  
25 neck gado   30  
106 snake gaigai   30  
96 dog sisia   34  
124 sea davara   39  
15 bone turia   40  
44 to hear kamonai   41  
150 yellow laboralabora   41  
29 to sniff, smell bona-ia   42  
68 needle kobi   42  
24 head kwara   44  
41 to bite kori-a   45  
28 to breathe laɣa   46  
92 to open, uncover keho-a   47  
142 heavy metau   48  
56 child natu-na   5  
69 to hunt word info labana   50  
131 cloud word info ori   52  
176 below henuai@   56  
95 to fall word info moru   57  
18 breast rata   59  
168 day laɣani year 6  
20 to know, be knowledgeable diba   66  
153 big bada   66  
33 to laugh kiri   67  
146 ash rahurahu   67  
62 thatch/roof biri   68  
32 tongue mala   7  
127 woods/forest uda   7, 20  
148 white kurokuro   74  
38 to chew word info ɣaua-ia   8  
22 to fear gari   86  
16 intestines bogarau   89  
191 all ibou-   93  
160 painful, sick hisi   95  
21 to think lalo-a   96  
166 correct, true maoro   97  
64 to say gwau   98  
94 to throw word info taho-a   98  
134 thunder guba rahua   98, 103  

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