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

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