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

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