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Language: Ifo (Utaha)

Source/Author:  Lynch (1983) 
Notes: 
John Lynch. 1983. Utaha. In John Lynch (ed.), Studies in the Languages of Erromango, 184-190. Canberra: Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Australian National University.

Utaha, now extinct, was spoken in the north-west of Erromango. It was al most
extinct when Gordon published his 1889 sketch of Yoku, and that sketch in­
included only brief samples of Utaha.
 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Simon Greenhill  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:South Vanuatu:Erromanga 
Map  Sorry, no map co-ordinates found for this language. 

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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all uvum plural, all    
191 all yu plural, all    
192 and im (joins NPs only) 2  
146 ash      
173 at      
13 back word info      
165 bad, evil      
14 belly      
176 below      
153 big      
97 bird      
147 black      
23 blood ude      
15 bone      
113 branch word info      
18 breast      
56 child      
131 cloud word info      
139 cold word info      
166 correct, true      
168 day nelin   6  
10 dirty      
96 dog      
140 dry word info      
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust      
43 ear      
119 earth/soil yumup earth    
98 egg      
204 Eight word info simniheli   7  
45 eye      
180 far      
104 fat/grease      
60 father timen      
60 father timo voc.    
99 feather      
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire      
111 fish umu   51  
201 Five word info sukrim   1, 13  
116 flower      
132 fog      
200 Four word info lemelu   8  
117 fruit      
164 good aramai   41  
118 grass      
151 green      
26 hair word info      
1 hand      
184 he/she iyi he, she, it 1, 43  
24 head      
142 heavy      
61 house      
194 how? word info      
57 husband      
182 I yo   1, 21  
193 if      
174 in, inside      
16 intestines      
126 lake      
114 leaf      
2 left      
4 leg/foot      
135 lightning      
17 liver      
155 long word info      
108 louse word info      
54 man/male      
103 meat/flesh      
129 moon iriis   30  
109 mosquito      
59 mother      
30 mouth      
63 name nin      
158 narrow      
179 near      
25 neck      
68 needle      
163 new      
167 night      
205 Nine word info simnivat      
195 no, not tavewe not    
27 nose      
162 old word info      
197 One word info soǥoi      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other      
160 painful, sick      
53 person/human being      
133 rain      
102 rat      
149 red      
3 right      
6 road/path      
115 root      
65 rope      
112 rotten word info      
125 salt      
121 sand      
124 sea novonau      
203 Seven word info simnalu      
81 sharp      
154 short word info      
19 shoulder      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info miseǥai   9  
202 Six word info simsoǥoi      
12 skin      
128 sky unpokup heaven, sky 26  
152 small      
145 smoke word info      
106 snake      
110 spider      
130 star umse   13  
79 stick/wood      
120 stone      
105 tail      
206 Ten word info narolem   4  
178 that yumu      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they yoril   1, 70  
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info      
177 this yamu      
183 thou ko (sg.) 1  
199 Three word info kihili      
134 thunder      
41 to bite      
137 to blow word info      
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info      
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come enim ? 25  
39 to cook word info      
196 to count      
34 to cry      
78 to cut, hack word info      
75 to die, be dead      
90 to dig      
50 to dream      
40 to drink      
37 to eat      
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear      
123 to flow      
101 to fly      
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear      
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info      
89 to hold word info      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill      
20 to know, be knowledgeable okori      
33 to laugh      
49 to lie down word info      
76 to live, be alive      
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say      
77 to scratch word info      
46 to see      
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info      
51 to sit      
48 to sleep ahlumraŋ      
29 to sniff, smell      
36 to spit      
80 to split word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
52 to stand      
73 to steal      
42 to suck      
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim      
21 to think      
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten      
8 to turn word info      
35 to vomit      
5 to walk      
83 to work word info      
47 to yawn      
32 tongue      
31 tooth      
207 Twenty word info narolem-kalu      
198 Two word info kalu      
138 warm word info      
122 water word info uyu   2  
185 we word info gis (inc.)    
185 we word info kum (exc.)    
141 wet      
188 what? word info      
170 when? word info noŋo   1, 43  
181 where? word info aha      
148 white      
189 who? word info wi who (sg.) 42  
189 who? word info uwi who (pl.) 42  
159 wide      
58 wife      
136 wind      
100 wing      
55 woman/female      
127 woods/forest      
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year nevi   41  
150 yellow      
186 you kimi (pl.) 1, 13  

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