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Language: Kapone

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:Extreme Southern 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
2 left      
3 right      
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      
48 to sleep      
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      
152 small      
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      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
203 Seven word info      
205 Nine word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
9 to swim ɲie re      
16 intestines nigʷe re      
17 liver ɲi re      
19 shoulder nieka: re      
29 to sniff, smell wura mure      
30 mouth woŋe re      
37 to eat ki      
54 man/male ɲe      
54 man/male kã re      
55 woman/female veo: u re      
58 wife veo: re      
58 wife ⁿdumaɲo      
59 mother kãne ne      
68 needle ɲe      
72 to hit word info ʝau ne mi      
75 to die, be dead ᵐbune      
78 to cut, hack word info ⁿduru      
79 stick/wood wa ŋoɛ      
85 to choose goneë      
92 to open, uncover ucike      
93 to pound, beat word info vi sùrerɛ      
95 to fall word info vicikure      
101 to fly ɲia re      
110 spider ri      
113 branch word info wa re      
131 cloud word info ʰkõt̪’ɛ      
135 lightning iuvea      
150 yellow ᵐboro      
151 green meru      
153 big ka at̪aɣʷat̪      
163 new ava      
165 bad, evil apoat̪u      
168 day ɲi      
174 in, inside ʝe      
179 near t̪oᵐbet̪e      
185 we word info ge      
185 we word info ɛkoa      
201 Five word info t̪avere      
202 Six word info t̪anot̪a      
204 Eight word info ᵐbet̪inot̪a      
207 Twenty word info pani je      
6 road/path waɲaro   1  
7 to come gu me mɛ   1  
23 blood ⁿdɛ re   1  
31 tooth xʰenu re   1  
43 ear wanea re   1  
61 house moa   1  
75 to die, be dead mere   1  
97 bird mar̃a   1  
109 mosquito no:   1  
114 leaf no re   1  
119 earth/soil ⁿda   1  
120 stone vu   1  
121 sand kʷä   1  
122 water word info jo   1  
140 dry word info amøo   1  
146 ash ⁿdɛ   1  
167 night moerɛ   1  
170 when? word info kaɲe   1  
183 thou o   1  
188 what? word info je ro   1  
198 Two word info ᵐbore   1  
199 Three word info ᵐbet̪i   1  
182 I rʃa   1, 24  
117 fruit wã re   1, 26  
187 they ʰne   1, 33  
35 to vomit murere   1, 41  
149 red ᵐbui   1, 55?  
200 Four word info ᵐbevu   1, 65  
134 thunder t̪’ eo   100  
21 to think mure   101  
64 to say ni re   104  
49 to lie down word info ɲe mi re   105  
138 warm word info ame   108?  
107 worm (earthworm) ᵐbie   11  
111 fish mɛi   11  
148 white ᵐba   11  
141 wet amie   113  
55 woman/female ɲo   123  
206 Ten word info ᵐbovere   12?  
32 tongue ne’ kone re   13  
46 to see t̪oa   130  
164 good at̪e   135  
197 One word info t̪are   14  
197 One word info t̪a   14  
174 in, inside ni   15  
1 hand me re   16?  
60 father t̪a’ t̪e ne   19  
5 to walk verõ   2  
5 to walk vere   2  
57 husband kã re   2  
65 rope nue   2  
115 root ŋu re   2, 41, 42  
11 dust ᵐburiwi   20  
62 thatch/roof kovekare   20  
130 star veo:   21?  
25 neck ku koa re   23  
42 to suck jire   25  
186 you ŋo   25?  
196 to count veɲeri   26  
133 rain xʰi   27?  
102 rat ciᵐbo   3  
27 nose woʰko re   3, 11  
26 hair word info u no ʰko re   31  
157 thick word info amenene   31  
45 eye xʰemu re   32, 1?  
18 breast ɲi re   32?  
4 leg/foot vɛ re   33  
13 back word info moaⁿdo re   35  
128 sky rʃiriɛkoa   35  
14 belly wù re   36  
162 old word info vaoreka   37  
102 rat xʰi   3?  
184 he/she re   40  
195 no, not go   45  
143 fire t̪’ã   47  
139 cold word info mure   51  
160 painful, sick veʝure   51  
129 moon mɛo   52  
124 sea jo we   58  
156 thin word info amoanawa   62  
84 to plant moar̃i ne   63  
40 to drink t̪u   68?  
50 to dream migat̪oa   74  
44 to hear wur̃are   78  
181 where? word info ɲo   82  
24 head noʰko re   83  
24 head noʰko ne   83  
145 smoke word info kãt̪’ ã   87  
136 wind kuie   93, 18?  
53 person/human being amoro   94  
166 correct, true ⁿdo vi   94  
180 far t̪o a moa   96  
20 to know, be knowledgeable t̪oŋene   97  
56 child vanikoere wen ne   98  
147 black ⁿdine   98  
96 dog t̪o:ke ᵐb   B  

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