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Language: Suau

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:Suauic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nima-   1, 66  
2 left seuseuli   38  
3 right tutu   5, 70  
4 leg/foot ʔae   1  
5 to walk laulau      
6 road/path dobila   72  
6 road/path eda   12  
7 to come laoma   1, 85  
8 to turn word info bui   134  
9 to swim tuba   17  
9 to swim dui   93  
10 dirty biʔi   139  
11 dust huhua muʔamuʔa      
12 skin ʔopi   15  
13 back word info dagila-   22  
14 belly boga-   21  
15 bone siada-   26  
16 intestines sinae   1  
17 liver ʔate   1  
18 breast susu-   1  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ʔata   35  
21 to think nuatui   30  
22 to fear matausi   1, 68  
23 blood ʔosina-   21  
24 head ʔulu   1  
25 neck gado-   30  
26 hair word info ʔulutalana      
27 nose isu   1  
28 to breathe yahua   90  
28 to breathe yawasi   22  
29 to sniff, smell panei   107  
30 mouth ʔawa   36  
31 tooth ʔawa reflects POc *qawa 'mouth' 65  
32 tongue memena   7  
33 to laugh maluhi   66  
34 to cry tani   1  
34 to cry dou   8  
35 to vomit maliwe   4  
36 to spit galiso   14  
37 to eat ʔaiʔai   1, 44  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info lauliga   28  
40 to drink nom   1, 34  
41 to bite letai      
42 to suck madoi      
42 to suck susuii   25  
43 ear bea-      
44 to hear ataiei   75  
45 eye mata-   1  
46 to see ʔita   1  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep ʔeno   8  
49 to lie down word info ʔeno   1  
50 to dream      
51 to sit bawa   158  
52 to stand tolo   2  
53 person/human being doga   1, 66  
54 man/male tau   22  
55 woman/female sine   71  
56 child natu-   5  
57 husband mone   26  
57 husband tau      
58 wife mone   18  
58 wife sina      
59 mother sina-   1  
60 father tama-   1  
61 house numa   1, 49  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name hesa-   1, 18  
64 to say liba   158  
65 rope maina   86  
66 to tie up, fasten ʔau   138  
67 to sew word info bodi   7  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info ailoa      
70 to shoot word info lusai   48  
71 to stab, pierce goli   20  
72 to hit word info lubi      
73 to steal      
74 to kill unui   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive mauli   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info gahili   96  
78 to cut, hack word info ibo   129  
79 stick/wood laga-   41  
80 to split word info igali   31  
81 sharp mata   36  
82 dull, blunt bou   21  
83 to work word info umai      
83 to work word info paisoa   20  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info pou   81  
88 to squeeze word info hihi   21  
88 to squeeze word info tam   33  
89 to hold word info ʔabi   23  
90 to dig sala   10  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info tu   31  
94 to throw word info gabaei   117  
95 to fall word info beʔu   25  
96 dog kedewa   18  
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg pou   15  
98 egg kasino   102  
99 feather      
100 wing bala-@mabe   86  
101 to fly loi   92  
102 rat ibou   93  
103 meat/flesh buluma   34  
104 fat/grease momona-   1, 65  
105 tail dele-   81  
106 snake mota   12  
107 worm (earthworm) niʔoi   88  
108 louse word info tuma   3  
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
111 fish yama   33  
112 rotten word info posa-   9, 74  
112 rotten word info molu   1, 65  
113 branch word info laga-   1, 34  
114 leaf lugu-   16  
115 root lamu   3  
116 flower pasa   33  
116 flower wane      
117 fruit ua-ua   1  
118 grass lagau   101  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone weʔu   17  
121 sand gelegele   30, 74  
122 water word info goila   2  
123 to flow didi   52  
124 sea gabogabo   73  
125 salt ʔalita   12  
126 lake pulu < 'pool' ?   L?
127 woods/forest nuʔula   28  
127 woods/forest gunuala   28  
128 sky galewa   16  
129 moon      
130 star ʔipola   16  
131 cloud word info yada   102  
131 cloud word info yaloi   23  
132 fog goula   1, 55  
132 fog madagau   108  
133 rain nabu   28  
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
136 wind mana      
137 to blow word info yuhi   4  
137 to blow word info toa   20  
138 warm word info gigiboli   49  
139 cold word info gogoma   49  
140 dry word info pitali   74  
141 wet buta   20  
142 heavy polohe   69  
143 fire ʔoyagi alasi      
143 fire ʔoyegialaʔoyalana      
144 to burn word info gabu   16  
145 smoke word info asu   2  
146 ash ʔahu   1  
147 black dubaduba   21  
148 white posiposi   67  
149 red buyabuya      
150 yellow yogeyoge   86  
151 green ʔalaʔalawa   13, 52  
152 small gagili-      
153 big laʔilaʔi   43  
154 short word info kuʔukuʔu   94  
155 long word info lohaloha   36  
156 thin word info yaloyalo   66  
157 thick word info potopoto   67  
158 narrow mosisi      
159 wide tabataba      
159 wide magagana      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info beabea-   50  
163 new halihaliu-   1, 63  
164 good lolo   133  
165 bad, evil baʔaya      
166 correct, true mamohoi   59  
166 correct, true dudulai   96  
167 night maiona   81  
168 day ʔasubena   1, 31  
169 year bolimai   15  
170 when? word info auyana      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at yai   12  
174 in, inside ʔalo-na yai   65  
175 above      
176 below guni   83  
177 this inai      
178 that neʔi      
178 that meta      
179 near gegesina      
179 near dedea      
180 far loha   23  
181 where? word info saha yai 'what at?'    
182 I yau   1, 21  
183 thou oa   1, 64  
184 he/she ia   1  
185 we word info ʔai      
185 we word info ʔita      
186 you ʔomi   1, 13  
187 they isi   62  
188 what? word info saha   1  
189 who? word info yai   56  
190 other esau   68  
190 other headi      
191 all gamagali      
192 and yo   62  
192 and hinage      
193 if taba   28, 83  
194 how? word info edoha   19  
195 no, not nige   23, 24  
196 to count hasili   20  
197 One word info ʔesega   32  
198 Two word info labui   12  
199 Three word info haiona   66  
200 Four word info hasi   1, 65  
201 Five word info haligigi   23  
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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