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Language: Anejom (Aneityum)

Source/Author:  John Lynch 
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Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:South Vanuatu:Aneityum 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nijma- *l>j/_i 1, 64  
2 left inm̃awu-   1, 59  
3 right inmata-   5  
4 leg/foot neθuo-   75  
5 to walk atŋa   106  
6 road/path nefalañ   1  
7 to come apam   1, 25  
8 to turn word info auhañ   122  
9 to swim aŋaŋ      
10 dirty emeñ   109  
11 dust inm̃a   8  
12 skin narase-   78  
13 back word info inɣehe-   111  
14 belly nipjinetŋa-   60  
15 bone neθuo-   52  
16 intestines nawiiti-   79  
17 liver inmop̃o-   7  
18 breast neθeθ   1  
19 shoulder nili-   75  
20 to know, be knowledgeable atou   1  
21 to think ataktai   62  
22 to fear emtaɣ   1  
23 blood inja   1  
24 head nitjini-   61  
25 neck nawunwa-   18, 83  
26 hair word info numri-nitjini-   32  
27 nose inŋotje-   16  
28 to breathe aθejhañ   15  
29 to sniff, smell ipñii   42, 73  
30 mouth nepje-ne|ɣse-      
31 tooth nijho-   1, 35  
32 tongue tooŋ +tooN has replaced the now archaic nama   L
33 to laugh lav Bislama Loan 46 L
34 to cry tañ   1  
35 to vomit alou   8  
36 to spit elwaŋeθ *luaq 'vomit' + *ŋapus 'spit' 14, 83  
37 to eat ɣiñ   1  
38 to chew word info amai   1, 49  
39 to cook word info ahen   50  
40 to drink amñii   1, 72  
41 to bite aɣes (+>s cf.75) 1, 60  
42 to suck e|θeθ (cp.18) 25  
43 ear intijŋa-   1  
44 to hear iŋii   1, 84  
45 eye nesŋan-ne|mta-   1  
46 to see e|ɣet   1  
47 to yawn amoɣa   19  
48 to sleep amjeŋ   90  
49 to lie down word info asjeɣ   60  
50 to dream amjeŋ-acen   13  
51 to sit ateɣ   80  
52 to stand aji   64  
53 person/human being natimi   4  
54 man/male natam̃añ   1, 14  
55 woman/female intaketha   1, 35  
56 child inhalav   55  
57 husband natam̃ñ-   17  
58 wife eŋa-      
59 mother ri|si-   1, 61  
60 father etma-   1  
61 house niom̃   1  
62 thatch/roof nijhintin   78  
63 name niθa-   1, 18  
64 to say asañ      
65 rope inwou   67  
66 to tie up, fasten ahtit   78  
67 to sew word info etjei   67  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info eθua      
70 to shoot word info asjii      
71 to stab, pierce aɣai   14  
72 to hit word info awoθ   85  
73 to steal ahneŋ      
74 to kill atŋii   78  
75 to die, be dead mas (cf.41) 1  
76 to live, be alive umu   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info aɣeɣei   91  
78 to cut, hack word info atɣam̃oθ   52  
79 stick/wood nawun|ɣai   1  
80 to split word info ahtakwai   41  
81 sharp ariñ   82  
82 dull, blunt uwut      
83 to work word info awo-naɣa   100  
84 to plant ahwañ   24  
85 to choose ispanalm̃ii      
86 to grow word info eθei      
87 to swell word info atop̃ < *tubuq 12  
88 to squeeze word info avii   90  
89 to hold word info avaktit      
90 to dig aɣjii   1  
91 to buy awo-nemtan      
92 to open, uncover asalŋii      
93 to pound, beat word info etɣei or 20? 20, 2  
94 to throw word info asjii      
95 to fall word info ijis      
96 dog kuri PN Loan 7 L
97 bird in|man   1  
98 egg nowan-man   1, 61  
99 feather nalau   24  
100 wing neppa-   1  
101 to fly ae   1  
102 rat inɣeθo   3  
103 meat/flesh nohoθɣe-   10  
104 fat/grease naɣla-   30  
105 tail nilowo- animal 24  
105 tail niɣe- fish 1  
106 snake nimñiv   71  
107 worm (earthworm) nimijan      
108 louse word info neɣet   1  
109 mosquito inyam̃   1  
110 spider nirisiris   1?  
111 fish nomu   51  
112 rotten word info moh|tan   116  
113 branch word info inra-   1  
114 leaf neri-   1  
115 root neɣva- <M 2, 41  
116 flower intesia   73  
117 fruit nowa-   1, 26  
118 grass nefelelɣai   1  
119 earth/soil nop̃oh|tan   1, 34  
120 stone in|hat   1  
121 sand nom̃anjap̃   27  
122 water word info in|wai   2  
123 to flow areθraθ   57  
124 sea injap̃      
125 salt inmowanjap̃   56  
126 lake narenwai Compound of naren < *rano + wai = water 1  
127 woods/forest nesei   110  
128 sky nouhataŋ   63?  
129 moon inmohoɣ   28  
130 star inom̃jev   13  
131 cloud word info nap̃at   119  
132 fog inm̃oso   90  
133 rain inɣop|θa inɤopθa is a compound with θa deriving from *quzan 1  
134 thunder inmunuka      
135 lightning nawowei   25  
136 wind nelehel Not cognate with Merei: h < *p 94  
137 to blow word info elehel      
137 to blow word info alai   16  
138 warm word info iri   31  
139 cold word info iwiu   54  
140 dry word info mesei   11  
141 wet iθin   80  
142 heavy op̃oɣ   30  
143 fire inɣap̃ (cf.149) 19, 25  
144 to burn word info a|tn|amoθ < *tunu 1  
145 smoke word info naθra-   2  
146 ash nop̃p̃a   1  
147 black apeñ   9  
147 black apiñ   9  
148 white ahii   104  
149 red ɣap̃ (cf.143 'fire') 54  
150 yellow yaŋ   9  
151 green emelmat   1  
152 small haklin      
153 big alp̃as   10  
154 short word info epjeθepjeθ      
155 long word info opra   16  
156 thin word info aɣreaɣre   20  
157 thick word info amesej   3  
158 narrow erouerou      
159 wide aukal      
160 painful, sick emθa   1  
161 shy, ashamed eɣamai      
162 old word info omraŋ   49  
163 new mat   19  
164 good upnii   142  
165 bad, evil has   1  
166 correct, true atoh   x  
166 correct, true invijeɣ      
167 night ne|peñ   1  
168 day naθiat   1, 18  
169 year inmeseise   20  
170 when? word info anuhup̃an   89  
171 to hide word info atpu   1  
172 to climb word info ahei   2  
173 at an      
174 in, inside anlii-   1  
175 above ijiñis   26  
176 below upou      
177 this niñki      
178 that naikou   1?  
179 near ohp̃otb̃otet   53  
180 far itaɣ      
181 where? word info eθa   91  
182 I añak   1, 21, 22, 35  
183 thou aak   1, 17  
184 he/she aan   1, 43  
185 we word info akaja      
185 we word info a|jam|a      
186 you ajowa   1, 13  
187 they a|ar|a   1  
188 what? word info inhe   60  
189 who? word info θi   1  
190 other eɣhei      
191 all asŋa   97  
192 and im im [VP's] 2  
192 and am am [NP's] 2  
193 if elet   61  
194 how? word info eɣhameɣha   1  
195 no, not itiyi   10?  
196 to count isvii   26  
197 One word info ithii   14  
198 Two word info erou   1  
199 Three word info esej yes this really is a 1, from John Lynch 1  
200 Four word info emanohowan      
201 Five word info mijman   1  
202 Six word info meleθ      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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