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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      
195 no, not ae   10  
170 when? word info ani   1  
37 to eat ara   39  
156 thin word info aranaᵐbi   60  
130 star arawire   28, 16?  
181 where? word info ari      
166 correct, true avar̃i   1?  
37 to eat      
101 to fly ce   93  
92 to open, uncover cĩi   78  
184 he/she e   1  
3 right e gamë   60  
2 left e ⁿdara   29  
64 to say er̃e   104  
111 fish exoa   1  
35 to vomit go:ru   39?  
24 head goa e   9  
183 thou i   1  
42 to suck ji   25  
113 branch word info jiø   15  
188 what? word info jiø   1  
162 old word info joe   29  
119 earth/soil   1  
188 what? word info jø wene   1  
68 needle kaju      
150 yellow kakoⁿdøxaru   96, 88  
17 liver kamere e   62  
53 person/human being kamo xiø   93  
201 Five word info kani   1, 15  
209 One Hundred word info kani kamo      
204 Eight word info kani na ma kariri      
203 Seven word info kani na ma karu      
205 Nine word info kani na ma kavue      
202 Six word info kani na ma rʃaxa      
168 day karẽ   6?  
199 Three word info kariri   1  
198 Two word info karu   1  
136 wind kasa      
135 lightning kasø   1  
153 big kau   101  
107 worm (earthworm) kavea      
200 Four word info kavue   1, 65  
78 to cut, hack word info ke   133  
143 fire kemoru   45  
193 if ki   86  
139 cold word info kieo   127  
131 cloud word info ko:   12  
133 rain koa   27?  
65 rope koe   25  
25 neck koegunu e   23  
16 intestines koena e   82  
151 green kono   44  
32 tongue koromɛ ɛ   14, 7  
4 leg/foot kowi ø xeria   54  
1 hand kowi ø xerua   28  
115 root koɛ ɛ   2, 41, 42  
57 husband kui e   2  
58 wife kui e   1, 53  
49 to lie down word info kuru   1  
48 to sleep kuru veine      
27 nose kʷi ø   11  
96 dog lova      
95 to fall word info ma   128  
192 and ma   2  
180 far mai   96  
138 warm word info maxɛ   108  
140 dry word info meri   1  
7 to come mi   1  
149 red mi:   1, 55  
150 yellow mi:   x  
61 house moa   1  
97 bird mùr̃ù   1  
75 to die, be dead   1  
148 white   121  
18 breast mɛsã e   8, 60  
75 to die, be dead mɛt̪e   1  
162 old word info mᵐbear̃i   16  
109 mosquito na   1  
84 to plant nai   44  
110 spider naᵐbo   91  
128 sky neko   35  
124 sea nekuie   18  
124 sea nerʃë mai   23  
30 mouth newã e   36  
134 thunder noro   2  
56 child ole e      
56 child osari xiø      
59 mother pani ø   1, 45  
206 Ten word info paroro   12  
85 to choose paᵐbiri   42  
160 painful, sick pei mɛ   51, 1  
120 stone pesa      
31 tooth pewa e   21  
45 eye piemɛ ɛ   31, 1  
138 warm word info pixe   37  
14 belly poe e   36  
44 to hear poer̃e   7  
117 fruit poẽ ɛ   1  
8 to turn word info pugewe   92?  
26 hair word info punugoa e   31  
145 smoke word info puru kemoru   89  
11 dust purujë   20, 6  
60 father pøva xiø   37  
185 we word info re      
187 they re   1, 70  
174 in, inside ro   1  
174 in, inside roi   1  
174 in, inside ru   1  
93 to pound, beat word info rʃa   66  
197 One word info rʃa   14  
197 One word info rʃaxa   14  
46 to see rʃi      
72 to hit word info rʃovoxɛ   11  
122 water word info rʃë   1  
165 bad, evil sane      
152 small sari      
78 to cut, hack word info si   131  
102 rat sipù   3  
157 thick word info sivɛ      
29 to sniff, smell t̪apɛ   113  
44 to hear t̪apɛ      
96 dog t̪aua   45  
20 to know, be knowledgeable t̪awai   1  
207 Twenty word info t̪awerɛ rʃa kamo      
180 far t̪o ve mai   96  
179 near t̪o ve uᵐba   109  
9 to swim u   5  
148 white ue   22  
5 to walk vana   2  
196 to count vana   26  
129 moon varui   21  
185 we word info ve      
186 you   1  
40 to drink wa   66  
170 when? word info waneʝe   1  
23 blood wara xiø   65, 1  
40 to drink waʝo   66  
181 where? word info we   3  
6 road/path weʝe   30  
54 man/male wi      
54 man/male wi xiø      
164 good ø   53  
184 he/she ø   1  
79 stick/wood ùrù   7  
50 to dream ŋøxë   64  
182 I ɲa   1, 22?  
21 to think ᵐbara   101  
102 rat ᵐbarawe   1  
19 shoulder ᵐbegunu e   64  
95 to fall word info ᵐbei   128  
55 woman/female ᵐboe   1?  
167 night ᵐboe   1  
147 black ᵐboere   90  
55 woman/female ᵐboɛ xiø   1?  
43 ear ᵐboⁿde e   16  
121 sand ⁿda:we   15  
62 thatch/roof ⁿdeo:   1, 61  
141 wet ⁿdi   111  
163 new ⁿdovo   18  
114 leaf ⁿdø e   1  
146 ash ⁿdɛ   1  
13 back word info ⁿdɛ ɛ   82  

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