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Language: Keapara (Kalo Dialect)

Source/Author:  Kiniravu Karomanu 
Notes:  I wrote the words down in their most accurate pronounciation form. 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Papuan Tip:Peripheral:Central Papuan:Sinagoro-Keapara  
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
17 liver      
37 to eat      
151 green      
136 wind agi      
173 at ai      
185 we word info ai (excl.)    
195 no, not aikina (no, nothing)    
174 in, inside aonai      
69 to hunt word info apana      
63 name ara      
83 to work word info araʁa araga    
170 when? word info arigi toma      
181 where? word info arigia      
47 to yawn ataka      
175 above atanai      
195 no, not atsi (not)    
82 dull, blunt atsi matana ati matana(not sharp)    
182 I au      
28 to breathe aʁarage agarage    
166 correct, true e e! - correct    
192 and e      
177 this eia      
137 to blow word info elavuana (wind blowing-"agi e?olena"    
137 to blow word info eʁolena (wind blowing-"agi e?olena"    
48 to sleep geno sleep, beddings(genogeno), camp out (genogeno).    
1 hand gima      
83 to work word info ginaro ginaro - garden-related work    
46 to see gita      
105 tail givu      
26 hair word info gui      
107 worm (earthworm) guli earthworm    
133 rain gura      
157 thick word info guruna      
108 louse word info gutu      
184 he/she ia      
131 cloud word info iloa(general)      
201 Five word info imaima      
83 to work word info inagulu work in general    
187 they ira      
27 nose iru      
185 we word info ita (incl.)    
110 spider kaikai      
11 dust kakavu      
22 to fear kali      
153 big kamu      
144 to burn word info kapua root words: kapu    
176 below kapulenai      
152 small kei      
95 to fall word info keto      
88 to squeeze word info kiki      
64 to say kila      
13 back word info kini general/overal back    
158 narrow kokotsi kokoti    
71 to stab, pierce komu pierce(to make a hole)    
145 smoke word info kovu      
90 to dig kua      
175 above kukunai      
148 white kulokulo      
171 to hide word info kumu      
128 sky kupa      
154 short word info kupa kupa    
154 short word info kupa-qotsi kupa-koti    
102 rat kuruve      
71 to stab, pierce kwanu stab    
140 dry word info laki      
140 dry word info lakilaki      
115 root lamuna      
5 to walk laqa laka    
18 breast lata      
168 day laʁani      
170 when? word info laʁani?      
73 to steal lema      
162 old word info logeapara qaniqani very old woman    
162 old word info logeaparapara old woman    
101 to fly lovo (soar,fly)    
32 tongue mae      
156 thin word info magivi      
76 to live, be alive maguli      
48 to sleep maitu sleep(general)    
8 to turn word info make      
33 to laugh mamai      
97 bird manu      
99 feather manumanu      
191 all maparara      
49 to lie down word info maqo (lie/lay)    
49 to lie down word info maqo tali (lie down)    
79 stick/wood mara      
54 man/male maru maru is commonly used to refer to man or male    
45 eye mata      
190 other mataa      
81 sharp matana      
111 fish maʁani magani    
56 child melo      
142 heavy metau      
10 dirty milo      
130 star mitsiu mitiu    
104 fat/grease mona animal fat    
155 long word info moʁa moga    
155 long word info moʁaloki mogaloki    
139 cold word info nakula      
164 good nama      
122 water word info nanu water    
122 water word info nanu mami fresh water or drinking/drinkable water    
39 to cook word info nanua from the noun "nanu"    
56 child natu      
9 to swim navu      
178 that neia that (close to the listener)    
109 mosquito nemo      
40 to drink niua noun="niu"    
50 to dream nivi      
161 shy, ashamed nugarage      
61 house numa      
141 wet nupa      
87 to swell word info olo      
172 to climb word info paea (mountain) pae(climb)    
139 cold word info palapala      
78 to cut, hack word info patsi pati    
19 shoulder paʁa paga    
193 if pere      
94 to throw word info pia      
70 to shoot word info pitsi piti - to shoot(general term, does not include arrows)    
167 night pogi      
30 mouth poka      
150 yellow polapola      
29 to sniff, smell ponanaa      
112 rotten word info poraʁa poraga    
36 to spit qainiu kainiu    
92 to open, uncover qalapaka kalapaka    
143 fire qalova kalova    
149 red qalovaqalova kalovakalova - from the word for fire which is "kalova(qalova)". It does not strictly describe red but a color spectrum of fire from red to orange(excluding yellow).    
44 to hear qamonagi kamonagi    
162 old word info qani kani - old    
66 to tie up, fasten qapa kapa    
77 to scratch word info qaqali kakali    
2 left qauli kauli    
146 ash qavu kavu    
41 to bite qolia noun="qoli"    
121 sand qone qwanona kone kwanona (beach soil)    
12 skin qopi kopi    
154 short word info qotsiqotsi kotikoti    
126 lake qovu kovu    
96 dog qwaeva kwaeva    
119 earth/soil qwano soil, ground    
197 One word info qwapuna kwapuna    
75 to die, be dead qwarega kwarega    
72 to hit word info qwari kwari - to hit with an object    
172 to climb word info ragea (ladder) root word = rage(up)    
189 who? word info rai      
23 blood rala      
125 salt rama      
135 lightning rama      
194 how? word info raqatsiwa rakatiwa    
188 what? word info raqau rakau    
165 bad, evil raqava rakava    
93 to pound, beat word info rara      
101 to fly rau "rau" is more of a bird flying while flapping its wings while lovo is more like gliding and soaring without flapping wings    
180 far rau      
6 road/path raupara      
181 where? word info ravai      
181 where? word info ravanai      
124 sea rawapara      
113 branch word info raʁa raga    
210 One Thousand word info raʁana ragana    
24 head repa      
159 wide reva wide and flat, or just flat surface    
104 fat/grease riga grease,oil    
169 year rigolo      
107 worm (earthworm) rimo parasitic(intestinal) worm    
68 needle rina      
3 right ripa      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ripa      
13 back word info roge lower back including hips, although there is another word sprcifically for hips, which is "kepo".    
42 to suck romaa noun="roma"    
198 Two word info ruala      
31 tooth ruga      
52 to stand ruga      
147 black ruparupa (black, also used to describe dark/darker shade of a colour)    
190 other ta      
34 to cry tagi      
175 above tairagenai      
176 below tairigonai      
93 to pound, beat word info taki      
53 person/human being talima person    
51 to sit talu      
60 father tama      
125 salt tamena      
38 to chew word info tamutamu      
119 earth/soil tanopara (earth/world/planet),    
51 to sit tanu      
70 to shoot word info taraki taraki - shoot an arrow(specific use)    
54 man/male tau 1)tau as in man, male. 2)tau as in one(person) one as in "the evil/bad one(tau tsikana)", "the one who fights in a war/ a warrior(vetali tauna)", or in "the one who teaches/informs(veve?aripa tauna)" etc..    
202 Six word info taula toitoi      
204 Eight word info taula vatsivatsi taula vativati    
203 Seven word info taulatoi qwapuna taulatoi kwapuna    
205 Nine word info taulavatsi qwapuna taulavati kwapuna    
166 correct, true taunatauna true - taunatauna    
53 person/human being taunilimalima human being, people.    
90 to dig tavi      
43 ear teʁa tega    
199 Three word info toitoi      
80 to split word info tovi tovi(specific use)-for splitting certain objects.    
80 to split word info tovi-qavaluga qavaluga - to break open into pieces or parts or halves    
116 flower tsiare tiare    
138 warm word info tsiavutsiavu tiavutiavu    
15 bone tsiliga tiliga    
59 mother tsina tina    
14 belly tsinage tinage    
16 intestines tsinage-walowalora (stomach/belly-rope)    
209 One Hundred word info tsinavuna tinavuna    
21 to think tugamagi      
67 to sew word info tuli tuli(sew), tuituli(sewing)    
127 woods/forest uraura      
129 moon uve      
74 to kill vagi      
72 to hit word info vale to hit with the hand only/bare hand    
163 new valigu      
100 wing vane      
84 to plant varo      
200 Four word info vatsivatsi vativati    
120 stone vatu      
144 to burn word info veaʁalaa gala(?ala)    
162 old word info velepara old man    
162 old word info velepara qaniqani very old man    
179 near veqavi vekavi    
86 to grow word info veʁa kalaa vega kalaa(make/let it grow)    
196 to count veʁa-agi      
137 to blow word info vili (blow with mouth)    
85 to choose virigi      
103 meat/flesh virigo      
160 painful, sick vitsi viti    
91 to buy voi      
178 that voia that (far from the listener)    
7 to come voʁomai vogomai    
35 to vomit vuaʁa vuaga    
107 worm (earthworm) vuo worm, caterpillar    
65 rope walo      
106 snake warowaro      
4 leg/foot ʁage gage    
134 thunder ʁaita gaita    
123 to flow ʁalu galu    
89 to hold word info ʁapi gapi    
57 husband ʁarawa garawa(spouse)    
58 wife ʁarawa garawa(spouse)    
55 woman/female ʁare gare    
62 thatch/roof ʁato gato    
98 egg ʁatoi gatoi    
114 leaf ʁaulauna gaulauna    
117 fruit ʁauvuavua gauvuavua    
132 fog ʁavukovu gavukovu    
118 grass ʁawa gawa    
208 Fifty word info ʁaʁala imaima gagala imaima    
207 Twenty word info ʁaʁala ruala gagala ruala    
206 Ten word info ʁaʁalana gagalana    
159 wide ʁaʁava wide    
25 neck ʁaʁo gago    
183 thou ʁoi      
186 you ʁoi      

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