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Language: North Ambae (Leo)

Source/Author:  Iveth Rodriguez and Tom Ennever 
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Data Entry:  Typed By:  Checked By: Mary Walworth 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:East Vanuatu  
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lime   1, 64  
2 left mawiri   1, 59  
3 right matue   5, 37  
4 leg/foot ᵑgaruᵑgu   49  
5 to walk diɣe   99  
6 road/path tureɣi   77  
7 to come fanai   1, 23  
8 to turn word info tuⁿdori      
9 to swim kaɣaru [k] ~ [x] 5  
10 dirty maeto black 2  
10 dirty soᵑgo   98  
11 dust ᵑgʷie   81  
12 skin ɸinu   28  
13 back word info kaxere      
14 belly taᵑgʷaŋi   60  
15 bone hui   52  
16 intestines ⁿdiŋʷaŋo   1?  
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast huhu   1  
19 shoulder siᵑgʷe      
20 to know, be knowledgeable iloilo      
21 to think ⁿdomi      
22 to fear mataɣu      
23 blood ⁿdaĩ      
24 head ᵑgʷatu      
25 neck ⁿdilo      
26 hair word info ɸulu      
27 nose ᵑgʷaŋo      
28 to breathe maᵐbuhe      
29 to sniff, smell ᵐboni      
29 to sniff, smell mokahu to stink    
30 mouth ua      
31 tooth liβʷo      
32 tongue mea   7  
33 to laugh mana   51  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
35 to vomit lue   8  
36 to spit loⁿdo   37  
37 to eat xinaɣa      
38 to chew word info xaɣaru [k] ~ [x]    
39 to cook word info kʷoβu      
40 to drink ĩnu      
41 to bite kasi   1, 60  
42 to suck rum      
43 ear ᵑgʷero      
44 to hear rõ      
45 eye matam      
46 to see leo      
47 to yawn maomao      
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info ẽno      
50 to dream ᵐboᵐbore   10  
51 to sit toɣa      
52 to stand laᵐbe   65  
53 person/human being taŋaloi   4, 53  
54 man/male ŋʷera   73  
55 woman/female ɸaβine      
56 child maresu      
57 husband tamainetum      
58 wife kexoram      
59 mother rataxiᵑgu      
60 father retamaᵑgu      
61 house ɸale   14  
62 thatch/roof ɸalelawa      
63 name hena      
64 to say ɸeβe      
65 rope xaro      
66 to tie up, fasten liɣo   1, 39  
67 to sew word info turu      
68 needle kaihuhu      
69 to hunt word info tureɣi      
69 to hunt word info ᵐbule "wetem wan laet lo naet"    
70 to shoot word info ɸene      
70 to shoot word info ᵐburi with a stone    
71 to stab, pierce hule      
72 to hit word info we      
73 to steal ᵐbalu      
74 to kill weβa mate      
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive maᵐbu      
77 to scratch word info taᵑgari   12, 28  
78 to cut, hack word info tai   1  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
80 to split word info ⁿdare   62  
81 sharp hoɣo      
82 dull, blunt ᵑgʷatoa      
83 to work word info ᵑgea      
84 to plant riβu      
85 to choose leoruru      
86 to grow word info ŋʷaso      
87 to swell word info ᵑgulo      
88 to squeeze word info wiri   16  
89 to hold word info wiriᵐbiᵐbi      
90 to dig keli   1  
91 to buy ɸʷoli      
92 to open, uncover roaɛ      
93 to pound, beat word info wehe      
94 to throw word info tuli      
95 to fall word info soi   13  
96 dog wiriu      
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg toli   1  
99 feather ɸulu      
100 wing ᵐbahi      
101 to fly olo      
102 rat kariβi [k] ~ [x] 18  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiɣi   80  
104 fat/grease ⁿdamoe      
105 tail kolo   24  
106 snake ŋʷata      
107 worm (earthworm) nuβe      
108 louse word info kutu      
109 mosquito nam   1  
110 spider taɣaɣa   8, 78  
111 fish iɣe      
112 rotten word info maⁿda      
112 rotten word info maᵐboᵐbo of wood    
113 branch word info raŋa      
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root kʷari      
116 flower ɸire      
117 fruit ŋʷasiɣi      
118 grass ⁿduβu   75  
119 earth/soil tã ocurrence of nasal vowels 1  
120 stone ɸatu      
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info wai   2  
123 to flow waimohale      
124 sea tahi   1  
125 salt maβai      
126 lake wai loβaturuwei      
127 woods/forest tamatue      
128 sky ⁿdoⁿdo      
129 moon ɸule      
130 star ɸisiu      
131 cloud word info ⁿdoⁿdo   90  
132 fog toɣalau      
133 rain uhe   1  
134 thunder mantawa      
135 lightning ɸile      
136 wind laĩ ocurrence of nasal vowels    
137 to blow word info here of the wind 26  
138 warm word info ŋʷaŋʷaβi   96  
139 cold word info kaŋʷaⁿdiⁿdi   1  
140 dry word info mamaha   11  
141 wet ᵐbiᵐbilu   92  
142 heavy maβa   46  
143 fire haβi   1  
144 to burn word info kao      
145 smoke word info ahu   2  
146 ash ᵑgʷie   55  
147 black maeto   1  
148 white maβute      
149 red memea   1  
150 yellow aŋoɣa      
151 green ᵑgʷaruᵑgʷaroɣa      
152 small ᵐbiti   109  
153 big lawa      
154 short word info ᵑgʷiloⁿdo      
155 long word info ᵑguraβu      
156 thin word info maniβiniβi   1  
157 thick word info matolu   3  
158 narrow ᵐbiti small    
159 wide lawa big    
160 painful, sick kakarasi      
161 shy, ashamed maemae      
162 old word info sesea      
163 new karaᵑgʷa   9  
164 good karea   115  
165 bad, evil wesi      
166 correct, true ᵐbakoto [k] ~ [x]    
167 night ᵐboĩ      
168 day reĩ      
169 year hiɣao      
170 when? word info taɣaha      
171 to hide word info taβuniɣi      
172 to climb word info ᵑgalo      
173 at toɣa [numto?a marino] `mi stap lo marino`    
174 in, inside lõlõ ocurrence of nasal vowels    
175 above namawe      
176 below ɸaβaɣi      
177 this ŋiŋaha      
178 that ŋeβahĩ      
179 near ᵑgaᵑgaraĩ      
180 far ɸaɣahao      
181 where? word info loɣo   93  
182 I neu   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niᵑgo   1, 17, 18  
184 he/she ŋʲe      
185 we word info kiⁿde pl. incl.    
185 we word info kamai pl. excl.    
185 we word info kiⁿderu dl. incl.    
185 we word info kamaru dl. excl.    
185 we word info kiⁿderuᵐbulu dl. excl.    
186 you kimiuᵐbulu dl. x  
186 you kimiru pl. 1, 13  
187 they ŋere      
187 they ŋereᵐbulu du.    
188 what? word info haβaɣi   1  
189 who? word info hɛ̃: ocurrence of nasal vowels    
190 other ⁿdolue      
191 all ŋereᵐbuᵐbuɣi      
192 and ɸaɣe      
193 if tareβe:      
194 how? word info waraha      
195 no, not hetea   113  
196 to count ɸalu      
197 One word info tea   14  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
200 Four word info ɸesi      
201 Five word info lime   1  
202 Six word info ono   1  
203 Seven word info ᵐbitu   1  
204 Eight word info welu   3  
205 Nine word info siwo   5  
206 Ten word info haŋaβulu   5  
207 Twenty word info ŋaβulɣeĭrue      
208 Fifty word info ŋaβuluɣeilim      
209 One Hundred word info ɸuⁿdolue      
210 One Thousand word info teri      

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