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Language: Sewa

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:Nuclear:North Papuan Mainland-D'Entrecasteaux:Dobu-Duau 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
62 thatch/roof      
73 to steal      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
102 rat      
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
113 branch word info      
123 to flow      
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
137 to blow word info      
156 thin word info      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
175 above      
176 below      
181 where? word info      
184 he/she      
187 they      
190 other      
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      
149 red lupwalana      
19 shoulder aala   1  
89 to hold word info abisi   23  
49 to lie down word info abui   101  
37 to eat ai   1, 44  
140 dry word info ala-ala      
25 neck aliyo   1, 31  
166 correct, true anamoitana   58  
168 day asiyata   72  
17 liver ate   1  
133 rain augwa      
163 new auwauna   1, 26  
30 mouth awa   36  
157 thick word info badobado   18  
119 earth/soil baleu   20  
103 meat/flesh bayumana@bunuma      
192 and be   24  
88 to squeeze word info bibi   21  
10 dirty biki   139  
97 bird biwe      
118 grass bubu      
39 to cook word info bude   118  
131 cloud word info budibudi   103  
138 warm word info buloloi      
82 dull, blunt busi      
141 wet butabutana   20  
26 hair word info bwaima      
12 skin bwala   99  
65 rope bwalawa   84  
179 near bwalinai      
9 to swim bwaliya      
99 feather daguli   13  
120 stone dakule   32  
26 hair word info deba      
107 worm (earthworm) dimwanana   48  
34 to cry dou   8  
57 husband dowa      
58 wife dowa      
155 long word info dudulana   21  
46 to see dune      
27 nose ebusu   1, 17  
6 road/path eda   12  
180 far edasola      
193 if eguma   81  
200 Four word info emwanesabasaba      
48 to sleep eno   8  
49 to lie down word info enodebwadebwa   1  
80 to split word info ewaka      
117 fruit ewani      
139 cold word info gaganitu   49  
147 black gaigai   60  
128 sky galewa   16  
125 salt galibada      
14 belly gamwa   45  
153 big ginabwana      
152 small giokuna      
164 good gitamuna      
36 to spit giwali   40  
152 small giyekuna      
147 black golos      
167 night goluwana   80  
56 child goma   14  
165 bad, evil goyokana   66  
105 tail gui      
120 stone gulewa   31  
64 to say gwae   156  
13 back word info gwau   40  
97 bird hanu      
115 root idoelolo      
46 to see ita   1  
111 fish iya   1  
37 to eat iyai   1, 44  
143 fire kaama   35, 36  
4 leg/foot kae   1  
197 One word info kaikeda   73  
151 green kalakalawena   13, 52  
53 person/human being kaleya   41  
96 dog kedewa   18  
79 stick/wood kepoupou   39  
143 fire keyamaalaalasi   35, 36  
77 to scratch word info koli   12  
146 ash kopapa   1, 89  
153 big koyawe   122  
130 star kubwana   56  
154 short word info kukupana   20  
90 to dig kuwauli      
24 head kuyakuya      
130 star kwadima   86  
132 fog kwekwe      
23 blood lala   1  
115 root lamulamu   3  
195 no, not leyawamo      
101 to fly lo-o   1  
3 right loatai   14  
61 house lobe      
74 to kill loemwausi      
11 dust lomalomuwali      
2 left lomulewa      
69 to hunt word info lomutawa      
66 to tie up, fasten losipwa   136  
150 yellow loyawayawana      
70 to shoot word info lusa   48  
199 Three word info luwagbwakaideka      
159 wide magamagana      
29 to sniff, smell mai      
191 all maiboana      
33 to laugh maiwa to vomit 3  
35 to vomit maiwa   4  
33 to laugh malu   66  
198 Two word info manau      
45 eye mata   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
149 red megayana      
32 tongue meya   7  
20 to know, be knowledgeable mwalatoni   133  
106 snake mwata   12  
142 heavy mwau   20  
112 rotten word info mwaulu   1, 65  
145 smoke word info nabwau   23  
144 to burn word info nado      
177 this nai      
178 that namei      
81 sharp nasamasage      
59 mother nawae      
129 moon nawalae   13  
121 sand negwanegwale kaukau      
158 narrow nigemagamaga      
1 hand nima   1  
201 Five word info nimakaideka   1  
76 to live, be alive niseyaimatemate      
44 to hear nono   1, 36  
40 to drink numa   1, 34  
21 to think nuwanuwa   30  
41 to bite ola      
146 ash opapa   1, 89  
83 to work word info paisewa   20  
100 wing pape   21  
98 egg pou   15  
116 flower pwala pwalawasi      
68 needle saila      
67 to sew word info saisaili   2, 53  
8 to turn word info sakowasi   133  
31 tooth sala   11  
8 to turn word info sana      
196 to count sawa   19  
194 how? word info sidoi   19  
126 lake silige      
16 intestines siliuta      
31 tooth soi      
54 man/male soibwata      
174 in, inside solanai   67  
22 to fear subuli      
42 to suck sumwaulisi   51  
18 breast susu   1  
60 father tamana   1  
53 person/human being tau   1  
54 man/male tau   22  
7 to come tauyama   1, 93  
5 to walk taya   137  
43 ear tehiya      
189 who? word info teitai   55  
52 to stand tolo   2  
87 to swell word info tonoli      
170 when? word info totutai   50  
51 to sit towa   80  
162 old word info tulila      
13 back word info tulu      
108 louse word info tuma   3  
15 bone tuwatuwa   1, 10  
188 what? word info tuwesi   77  
72 to hit word info unu   23  
78 to cut, hack word info upwa   128  
133 rain use   1  
108 louse word info utu   1  
148 white wadawadaena   73  
63 name waeya   9  
129 moon waikena   14  
122 water word info waila   2  
55 woman/female waine   1, 106  
148 white wakewakeke   68  
12 skin wapi   15  
122 water word info waupa      
45 eye wee   29  
127 woods/forest wemai      
106 snake weso      
105 tail wiyu   1  
124 sea wola   70  
56 child yaeya   94  
136 wind yagila      
185 we word info yai      
169 year yakwala   83  
131 cloud word info yalowa   23  
104 fat/grease yapa   40  
182 I yau   1, 21  
114 leaf yawai   17  
28 to breathe yawasi   22  
186 you yomiu   1, 13  
183 thou you   1  
185 we word info you      
71 to stab, pierce ʔetobwala   97  
84 to plant ʔuma   8  

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