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Language: Wedau

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:Are-Taupota:Taupota 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nima   1  
2 left kelakela      
3 right oiena      
4 leg/foot ae   1  
5 to walk babara      
6 road/path eta   12  
7 to come vinelana      
7 to come nei   22  
8 to turn word info kwaviviro   66  
8 to turn word info tavirai   66  
9 to swim toa   57  
9 to swim la      
10 dirty miramirana   97  
11 dust pokau      
12 skin opina   15  
13 back word info upora   101  
14 belly manawa   9  
15 bone gelamina   55  
16 intestines amoamona   30  
17 liver ganiganina   61  
17 liver ateate gall-bladder    
18 breast guguna   1  
19 shoulder avarana   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable nonori   19  
20 to know, be knowledgeable notai   35  
21 to think vigunai      
21 to think avavana@nota   94  
22 to fear rovo   84  
22 to fear matauta   1  
23 blood tara   1  
24 head kolana   44  
24 head kunubobo      
25 neck uana   88  
26 hair word info apara      
27 nose gia   30  
28 to breathe lavutu   92  
28 to breathe lawalawaina      
29 to sniff, smell laɣoni   27  
30 mouth gamo   58  
31 tooth ivo   1, 35  
32 tongue mena   7, 40  
33 to laugh vinamei   22  
33 to laugh kaka   68  
34 to cry tou   8  
35 to vomit meda   19  
36 to spit ova   19, 88  
37 to eat am   1, 43  
38 to chew word info uta   14  
39 to cook word info lauvoa      
39 to cook word info vitavi   116  
40 to drink uma   64  
41 to bite kapopori      
42 to suck ɣuɣuvi      
43 ear taniɣa      
44 to hear nononori   1, 36  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see inana      
47 to yawn raumova      
48 to sleep ranuavuru      
48 to sleep matave   46  
49 to lie down word info vimataveni      
50 to dream rauboni   41  
51 to sit kiakiala   156  
52 to stand mairi   1, 105  
53 person/human being rava   89  
54 man/male oroto   21  
55 woman/female wavine   1, 52  
56 child natuna   5  
57 husband awana   2  
58 wife awana   1  
59 mother alo   30  
60 father ama   1, 20  
61 house numa   1, 49  
62 thatch/roof poewa      
63 name wavai   9  
64 to say pari-      
64 to say riwa      
65 rope gurava   19  
65 rope ɣurava   19  
66 to tie up, fasten raɣini      
67 to sew word info popo   77  
68 needle iɣoma      
69 to hunt word info tala      
69 to hunt word info aro   30  
70 to shoot word info pidui   45  
71 to stab, pierce tonai   32  
71 to stab, pierce bauni   61  
72 to hit word info piaɣi      
72 to hit word info ravi   60  
73 to steal edanedanene   44  
74 to kill viraɣeni   99  
74 to kill vunu   1  
75 to die, be dead iraɣe   11  
76 to live, be alive lawalawai   10  
77 to scratch word info kakaroi   1  
77 to scratch word info tupaladai      
78 to cut, hack word info kerei      
78 to cut, hack word info bori   125  
79 stick/wood kwapu   35  
79 stick/wood ai   1  
80 to split word info edari      
80 to split word info keikei   90  
81 sharp gamgamna   49  
82 dull, blunt bou      
83 to work word info nolanola   97  
83 to work word info ruaɣaroɣaro      
84 to plant vaɣoi   6  
84 to plant paewa   64  
85 to choose vine   1, 24  
86 to grow word info gogogona   57  
86 to grow word info tua   4  
87 to swell word info ana      
87 to swell word info dodo   82  
88 to squeeze word info bulo   59  
89 to hold word info vojijini      
90 to dig ɣarai   10  
91 to buy gimara   17  
92 to open, uncover weini   75  
92 to open, uncover laɣi      
93 to pound, beat word info gwadai      
94 to throw word info tawapei   74  
95 to fall word info peu   25  
96 dog auou   17  
97 bird kiu   16  
98 egg pou   15  
99 feather tawara   26  
100 wing papena   21  
101 to fly elavelave   44  
102 rat aitara   92  
103 meat/flesh sia   31, 101  
104 fat/grease monamona   1, 65  
105 tail hinna      
106 snake mota   12  
107 worm (earthworm) kwairoro      
108 louse word info utu   1  
109 mosquito imokini   47  
110 spider wagogo   86  
110 spider nawa cobweb 1, 87  
111 fish iana   1  
112 rotten word info gumaɣa      
112 rotten word info bida      
113 branch word info raɣana   1  
114 leaf ruguna   16  
115 root warama   62  
116 flower berana   17  
116 flower popona   69  
117 fruit gidu      
117 fruit goria      
118 grass majimajiɣai      
119 earth/soil dowa   12  
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone ɣaima   13, 53  
121 sand bubu   66  
122 water word info waira   2  
123 to flow aleɣa      
123 to flow wairavotu      
124 sea boga   13, 66  
125 salt nia   52  
126 lake gugura      
126 lake ganuara      
127 woods/forest gunuara   118  
128 sky mara      
129 moon nawaravi   13  
130 star ubona   56  
131 cloud word info apau      
132 fog lada      
133 rain garewa   17  
134 thunder waiparara   15, 45  
135 lightning namanamara   18  
136 wind ive      
137 to blow word info uveni   77  
138 warm word info ivibola   49  
138 warm word info tavi      
139 cold word info ubana   105  
140 dry word info paipairana   104  
141 wet buda   20  
142 heavy vitai   19  
143 fire ai   35  
144 to burn word info arata   17  
144 to burn word info ararata@apui   17, 16  
145 smoke word info bau   23  
145 smoke word info diwau      
146 ash lapukare   67  
146 ash gabuwari      
147 black gawagawarina   37  
148 white ararapoirina      
149 red lebalebarina   26  
150 yellow logana   86  
151 green madigana      
151 green volawalawana      
152 small muomuona      
152 small keikeina@aburuna      
153 big gaigaina   64  
153 big gogobuna      
154 short word info tupona   31  
154 short word info kukukuna   94  
155 long word info manamanaina   21  
155 long word info manawa   21  
156 thin word info siriaka      
156 thin word info avavana@dinadinana   56, 57  
157 thick word info potopoto   67  
158 narrow jinajinana      
159 wide bara      
159 wide dabodaborina      
160 painful, sick paipaira      
160 painful, sick viarakaua      
161 shy, ashamed oɣova      
161 shy, ashamed vinimala   1  
162 old word info wadubona   x  
162 old word info magurina   31  
163 new vouna   1, 26  
164 good aiaina   131  
165 bad, evil apoe   59  
166 correct, true ani      
166 correct, true oina      
167 night waguvarai      
167 night raviravi   21  
168 day marai   73  
169 year madeɣa   82  
169 year oraba      
170 when? word info melanai   8  
171 to hide word info govaɣi      
172 to climb word info amaɣaena   2  
173 at au      
173 at lana      
174 in, inside au      
174 in, inside orana   67  
175 above aidamo      
176 below gabaura   81  
176 below lapalapana   41, 74  
177 this wei      
178 that lana      
179 near geregerena      
180 far uama   92  
180 far manamanaina   93  
181 where? word info mepa   13  
182 I tau   25  
183 thou tam   22  
184 he/she tauna   9  
185 we word info tauta      
185 we word info tauma      
186 you taumi   12  
187 they taui   21  
188 what? word info aiwai   1, 38  
188 what? word info mena      
189 who? word info aiai   1  
190 other tapuna      
191 all anatapui   45  
192 and ma   2  
192 and da   61  
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not eɣa   23  
196 to count eyeyava   67  
197 One word info tagogi   14  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info tonuɣa   1  
200 Four word info ruaɣa ma ruaɣa      
201 Five word info ura tagogi@ura i kwa      
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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