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Language: ⁿDuᵐbea

Source/Author:  Leenhardt (1946) 
Notes:  Leenhardt, Maurice. 1946. Langues et dialectes de l'Austro-Mèlanèsie 
Problems:  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  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:Extreme Southern 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
8 to turn word info      
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      
72 to hit word info      
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      
93 to pound, beat word info      
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      
150 yellow      
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      
45 eye ãᵐba ni      
31 tooth ãⁿdu ni      
42 to suck ci ɲi   25  
188 what? word info cirɛ ɛ   1  
185 we word info e      
192 and e      
165 bad, evil eie      
163 new game      
115 root go: ni   2, 41, 42  
65 rope goekã   2  
101 to fly ia   93  
135 lightning imiakat̪e   15?  
55 woman/female io      
55 woman/female io ni      
92 to open, uncover iwa      
18 breast ĩ ni   32?  
195 no, not jame      
95 to fall word info jaᵐboa   130  
17 liver je ni   1  
54 man/male jieri ni      
29 to sniff, smell kaeo      
170 when? word info kani   1  
145 smoke word info kat̪ã   87  
128 sky koa   35  
121 sand koe   1  
107 worm (earthworm) koiri   1, 49  
19 shoulder komi ni      
27 nose kõmui ni   11, 14  
25 neck ku koã   23  
40 to drink kuie      
136 wind kuie   93, 18?  
37 to eat kɛrɛ   39  
97 bird mar̃ù   1  
1 hand mi mi   14?  
149 red mi: e   1, 55  
113 branch word info mi: ni   3  
61 house moa   1  
62 thatch/roof moa kajiri   20  
152 small moare wiri re      
75 to die, be dead moari      
84 to plant moar̃i   63  
13 back word info moat̪o ni   35  
167 night moerɛ   1  
186 you mu      
139 cold word info   51  
68 needle naje      
32 tongue nekune ni   13  
1 hand nenemi ni   14?  
59 mother nerʃi      
75 to die, be dead neᵐbe   42  
64 to say ni   104  
184 he/she ni   1, 6  
187 they ni   1, 33  
109 mosquito no:   1  
24 head nuku   83  
162 old word info numuaxɛ   37  
114 leaf nuri   1?  
30 mouth nɛŋĩ ni      
183 thou o   1  
14 belly o ni   91?  
131 cloud word info o:   12  
193 if ome   3  
156 thin word info para mʷarawe   62  
7 to come pemɛ   1  
157 thick word info pera eᵐbemini   31  
198 Two word info peru   1  
206 Ten word info perukuxɛ      
203 Seven word info perunot̪a      
204 Eight word info pet̪inot̪a      
199 Three word info pet̪ixɛ   1  
205 Nine word info pevenot̪a      
200 Four word info pevexɛ   1, 65  
11 dust poxe   20  
16 intestines pɛn i      
148 white pʷa:   11  
182 I ra   1, 24  
122 water word info so:   1  
124 sea so:xe   58  
119 earth/soil t̪a   1  
207 Twenty word info t̪ajie xɛ      
209 One Hundred word info t̪aku jiexɛ      
201 Five word info t̪akuxɛ      
202 Six word info t̪anot̪a      
48 to sleep t̪awe ᵐbu re      
197 One word info t̪axɛ   14  
143 fire t̪ã   47  
2 left t̪e kurumɛ      
60 father t̪e ni   19  
53 person/human being t̪eaᵐboru   93, 95  
134 thunder t̪eo   100  
23 blood t̪ẽ ɲi   1  
3 right t̪eᵐbeo      
168 day t̪ire   6?  
179 near t̪o wa kume      
174 in, inside t̪o:      
96 dog t̪o:ke ᵐb   B  
181 where? word info t̪oriɛ   82  
20 to know, be knowledgeable t̪oŋerere   97  
46 to see t̪u ware   130  
57 husband t̪uet̪oro ni      
58 wife t̪uet̪oro ni      
78 to cut, hack word info t̪’ɛ   133  
26 hair word info unuku ni   31  
44 to hear ur̃are   78  
146 ash ut̪ɛ   94  
141 wet vami   113  
85 to choose vane   1, 16  
4 leg/foot ve ni   33  
130 star veo:   21?  
196 to count verʃi   1  
4 leg/foot veë ni   33  
160 painful, sick veʝure ᵐberɛ   51  
120 stone vo   1  
5 to walk   2  
6 road/path waɲaro   1  
117 fruit wã ni   1, 26  
43 ear weniã ni   1  
54 man/male xe      
102 rat xe      
180 far xe eᵐbʷa:   96?  
166 correct, true xet̪oanono      
133 rain xi   27?  
164 good øt̪e   135  
79 stick/wood ɲa go   45  
185 we word info ɲi      
111 fish ᵐbe   11  
196 to count ᵐbene   1  
140 dry word info ᵐbeo   1  
138 warm word info ᵐbewi   108  
50 to dream ᵐbi ket̪ua   74  
49 to lie down word info ᵐbii   105  
21 to think ᵐbure   101  
35 to vomit ᵐbure t̪orexe   1, 41  
151 green ᵐburu   L  
129 moon ᵐbøo   52  
9 to swim ᵐbøro      
153 big ᵐbʷa   50  
110 spider ⁿda      
56 child ⁿdikuiri ne ni   98  
147 black ⁿdu   98  

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