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Language: Arʃa

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      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
17 liver kavë e      
48 to sleep mi ve uru      
55 woman/female pamɛ xiø      
60 father peⁿda e      
64 to say a      
85 to choose kuvet̪ae      
95 to fall word info sari      
133 rain niri      
152 small era      
185 we word info ⁿde      
185 we word info ᵐbe      
202 Six word info keni i ᵐbori ake      
203 Seven word info keni i ᵐbori keuru      
204 Eight word info keni i ᵐbori keere      
205 Nine word info keni i ᵐbori keve      
209 One Hundred word info keni kavo      
7 to come mi   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable t̪awai   1  
61 house moa   1  
75 to die, be dead mɛt̪e   1  
96 dog ørɛ kasamo   1  
109 mosquito niu   1  
117 fruit poerɛ ɛ   1  
119 earth/soil ⁿdo:   1  
122 water word info ⁿde   1  
135 lightning kasø   1  
140 dry word info   1  
146 ash ⁿdɛ   1  
167 night ᵐboet̪e   1  
170 when? word info ani   1  
174 in, inside ro: e   1  
182 I o   1  
183 thou i   1  
184 he/she e   1  
186 you we   1  
188 what? word info je ne e   1  
196 to count vørɛ   1  
198 Two word info keuru   1  
199 Three word info keere   1  
201 Five word info keni   1, 15  
107 worm (earthworm) ᵐboa   1, 34  
59 mother pene e   1, 45  
58 wife koe e   1, 53  
149 red mi:   1, 55  
200 Four word info keve   1, 65  
187 they re   1, 70  
165 bad, evil t̪eso   1, 99  
195 no, not ae   10  
21 to think ᵐbara   101  
153 big kau   101  
49 to lie down word info mi   105  
27 nose kuĩ ø   11  
72 to hit word info ovoxɛ   11  
179 near t̪o ve ùrùra   110  
141 wet ⁿdi   111  
29 to sniff, smell t̪apɛ   113  
131 cloud word info o:   12  
54 man/male kaoro   122  
54 man/male kaoro xiø   122  
139 cold word info oo   127  
46 to see t̪ai   130  
78 to cut, hack word info socia   131  
197 One word info ake   14  
32 tongue koromɛ ɛ   14, 7  
113 branch word info jiri ø   15  
121 sand ⁿdea:   15  
43 ear ᵐbaⁿdeni   16  
162 old word info mᵐbear̃i   16  
206 Ten word info eru ã   16  
163 new ⁿdovo   18  
55 woman/female powe   1?  
166 correct, true emar̃i   1?  
5 to walk vørɛ   2  
57 husband koe e   2  
65 rope maru   2  
134 thunder kuruo   2  
192 and ma   2  
115 root koe e   2, 41, 42  
62 thatch/roof kørø ɲi   20  
11 dust puru ⁿdo:   20, 65  
31 tooth perewe e   21  
148 white oa   22  
148 white oau   22  
25 neck koere ko e   23  
124 sea meⁿdi   23?  
42 to suck ji   25  
1 hand gawi ø   28  
1 hand gawi ø xerua   28  
130 star karewea   28, 16?  
2 left e ⁿdara   29  
102 rat sipù   3  
181 where? word info t̪o we   3  
193 if   3  
6 road/path weʝe   30  
114 leaf mã e   30  
26 hair word info poroma e   31  
45 eye piemɛ ɛ   31, 1  
180 far t̪o ve nuru   35  
14 belly poe e   36  
30 mouth newe e   36  
138 warm word info vike   37  
37 to eat ara   39  
35 to vomit go:wi   39?  
68 needle jumɛ   40  
79 stick/wood morarã   43  
84 to plant nøe   44  
143 fire omo:   45  
23 blood koro xiø   45, 1  
9 to swim u   5  
160 painful, sick pei   51  
97 bird kãĩ   52  
129 moon mova   52  
164 good ø   53  
4 leg/foot kar̃a ã e   54  
4 leg/foot kar̃a ã xeia   54  
120 stone o:i   54  
3 right e gamë   60  
156 thin word info aranaᵐbi   60  
19 shoulder moeke e   64  
50 to dream ŋaxë   64  
40 to drink oso   66  
93 to pound, beat word info so sia   67  
168 day neⁿda:   6?  
44 to hear poar̃a   7  
157 thick word info ãva   70  
128 sky neⁿda:   71  
92 to open, uncover   78  
18 breast meresã e   8, 60  
13 back word info ⁿdɛ e   82  
16 intestines ko:na e   82  
151 green ɲiu   83  
145 smoke word info puru omo:   89  
24 head moe e   9  
111 fish no:   9  
147 black weni   90  
110 spider naᵐbo   91  
8 to turn word info saᵐbere   92  
53 person/human being kavo xiø   93  
101 to fly ci   93  
136 wind koa:   93, 18?  
150 yellow kakopørøⁿdø na   96, 88  
56 child kaera xiø   98?  
150 yellow mi:   x  

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