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Language: Ajiø

Source/Author:  Leenhardt (1946) 
Notes:  Leenhardt, Maurice. 1946. Langues et dialectes de l'Austro-Mèlanèsie 
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Transcription converteⁿd to IPA based on author's phonetic descriptions.

Except: some vowels;
[r̃] = "dental nasalised liquid"; and
[’], which I assume to be glottal stop but the author does not explicitly discuss.
 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Mary Walworth & John Lynch  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:New Caledonian:Southern:South:Wailic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
10 dirty      
12 skin      
15 bone      
22 to fear      
28 to breathe      
33 to laugh      
34 to cry      
36 to spit      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
41 to bite      
47 to yawn      
51 to sit      
52 to stand      
63 name      
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
94 to throw word info      
98 egg      
99 feather      
100 wing      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
106 snake      
108 louse word info      
112 rotten word info      
116 flower      
118 grass      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
132 fog      
137 to blow word info      
142 heavy      
144 to burn word info      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
169 year      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
189 who? word info      
190 other      
191 all      
194 how? word info      
208 Fifty word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
37 to eat      
44 to hear t̪apɛ      
46 to see rʃi      
48 to sleep kuru veine      
54 man/male wi      
54 man/male wi xiø      
56 child osari xiø      
56 child ole e      
68 needle kaju      
96 dog lova      
107 worm (earthworm) kavea      
120 stone pesa      
136 wind kasa      
152 small sari      
157 thick word info sivɛ      
165 bad, evil sane      
181 where? word info ari      
185 we word info re      
185 we word info ve      
202 Six word info kani na ma rʃaxa      
203 Seven word info kani na ma karu      
204 Eight word info kani na ma kariri      
205 Nine word info kani na ma kavue      
207 Twenty word info t̪awerɛ rʃa kamo      
209 One Hundred word info kani kamo      
7 to come mi   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable t̪awai   1  
49 to lie down word info kuru   1  
61 house moa   1  
75 to die, be dead mɛt̪e   1  
75 to die, be dead   1  
97 bird mùr̃ù   1  
102 rat ᵐbarawe   1  
109 mosquito na   1  
111 fish exoa   1  
114 leaf ⁿdø e   1  
117 fruit poẽ ɛ   1  
119 earth/soil   1  
122 water word info rʃë   1  
135 lightning kasø   1  
140 dry word info meri   1  
146 ash ⁿdɛ   1  
167 night ᵐboe   1  
170 when? word info ani   1  
170 when? word info waneʝe   1  
174 in, inside ro   1  
174 in, inside roi   1  
174 in, inside ru   1  
183 thou i   1  
184 he/she e   1  
184 he/she ø   1  
186 you   1  
188 what? word info jiø   1  
188 what? word info jø wene   1  
198 Two word info karu   1  
199 Three word info kariri   1  
201 Five word info kani   1, 15  
182 I ɲa   1, 22?  
59 mother pani ø   1, 45  
58 wife kui e   1, 53  
149 red mi:   1, 55  
62 thatch/roof ⁿdeo:   1, 61  
200 Four word info kavue   1, 65  
187 they re   1, 70  
195 no, not ae   10  
21 to think ᵐbara   101  
153 big kau   101  
64 to say er̃e   104  
138 warm word info maxɛ   108  
179 near t̪o ve uᵐba   109  
27 nose kʷi ø   11  
72 to hit word info rʃovoxɛ   11  
141 wet ⁿdi   111  
29 to sniff, smell t̪apɛ   113  
131 cloud word info ko:   12  
206 Ten word info paroro   12  
148 white   121  
139 cold word info kieo   127  
95 to fall word info ᵐbei   128  
95 to fall word info ma   128  
78 to cut, hack word info si   131  
78 to cut, hack word info ke   133  
197 One word info rʃa   14  
197 One word info rʃaxa   14  
32 tongue koromɛ ɛ   14, 7  
113 branch word info jiø   15  
121 sand ⁿda:we   15  
43 ear ᵐboⁿde e   16  
162 old word info mᵐbear̃i   16  
124 sea nekuie   18  
163 new ⁿdovo   18  
55 woman/female ᵐboe   1?  
55 woman/female ᵐboɛ xiø   1?  
166 correct, true avar̃i   1?  
5 to walk vana   2  
57 husband kui e   2  
134 thunder noro   2  
192 and ma   2  
115 root koɛ ɛ   2, 41, 42  
11 dust purujë   20, 6  
31 tooth pewa e   21  
129 moon varui   21  
148 white ue   22  
25 neck koegunu e   23  
124 sea nerʃë mai   23  
42 to suck ji   25  
65 rope koe   25  
196 to count vana   26  
133 rain koa   27?  
1 hand kowi ø xerua   28  
130 star arawire   28, 16?  
2 left e ⁿdara   29  
162 old word info joe   29  
102 rat sipù   3  
181 where? word info we   3  
6 road/path weʝe   30  
26 hair word info punugoa e   31  
45 eye piemɛ ɛ   31, 1  
128 sky neko   35  
14 belly poe e   36  
30 mouth newã e   36  
60 father pøva xiø   37  
138 warm word info pixe   37  
37 to eat ara   39  
35 to vomit go:ru   39?  
85 to choose paᵐbiri   42  
84 to plant nai   44  
151 green kono   44  
96 dog t̪aua   45  
143 fire kemoru   45  
9 to swim u   5  
160 painful, sick pei mɛ   51, 1  
164 good ø   53  
4 leg/foot kowi ø xeria   54  
3 right e gamë   60  
156 thin word info aranaᵐbi   60  
17 liver kamere e   62  
19 shoulder ᵐbegunu e   64  
50 to dream ŋøxë   64  
23 blood wara xiø   65, 1  
40 to drink wa   66  
40 to drink waʝo   66  
93 to pound, beat word info rʃa   66  
168 day karẽ   6?  
44 to hear poer̃e   7  
79 stick/wood ùrù   7  
92 to open, uncover cĩi   78  
18 breast mɛsã e   8, 60  
13 back word info ⁿdɛ ɛ   82  
16 intestines koena e   82  
193 if ki   86  
145 smoke word info puru kemoru   89  
24 head goa e   9  
147 black ᵐboere   90  
110 spider naᵐbo   91  
8 to turn word info pugewe   92?  
53 person/human being kamo xiø   93  
101 to fly ce   93  
180 far mai   96  
180 far t̪o ve mai   96  
150 yellow kakoⁿdøxaru   96, 88  
150 yellow mi:   x  

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