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Language: Kilivila

Source/Author:  Eprem T. Moguna 
Notes:  Trobriand Isl. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Debasish Roy  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Papuan Tip:Peripheral:Kilivila-Louisiades:Kilivila 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
126 lake      
2 left kikiwama      
3 right kakata      
10 dirty pupagatu      
11 dust tubumyou      
19 shoulder ilara      
28 to breathe yagisa      
55 woman/female numwaya      
66 to tie up, fasten yuwali      
69 to hunt word info wega      
71 to stab, pierce ginibabi      
80 to split word info wavi      
82 dull, blunt nanaka      
87 to swell word info ulela      
88 to squeeze word info kipuneni      
92 to open, uncover ulemwa      
93 to pound, beat word info mku      
94 to throw word info lai      
95 to fall word info debwali      
100 wing na      
102 rat kikoni      
106 snake keuna      
110 spider kapiwa      
112 rotten word info tomkumwaku      
115 root qaina      
117 fruit kawelu      
118 grass mnumonu      
118 grass munumonu      
121 sand qenakenuva      
131 cloud word info pupwakau      
138 warm word info pikekita yuviya...      
141 wet pwatutu      
146 ash tubwaga      
150 yellow degila      
151 green siligoyata      
155 long word info wanaku      
156 thin word info pwasisikwa      
157 thick word info popou      
158 narrow kaduyakekita      
159 wide kaduyaveka      
160 painful, sick mmayuyu      
162 old word info tob-boma      
166 correct, true mokwita      
174 in, inside olumolela      
177 this matona      
177 this manana      
178 that matona masculine    
179 near otali same as 'this' but point to things to differentiate    
180 far kaduwanaku      
181 where? word info ambesa      
190 other ituali      
191 all komwedona      
192 and deli      
194 how? word info amakala      
202 Six word info -lima -tala      
204 Eight word info -lima -tolu      
206 Ten word info -luwatala      
207 Twenty word info -luwayu      
208 Fifty word info -luwalima      
210 One Thousand word info -lakatuluwatala      
1 hand yami|la   1  
4 leg/foot keki|la   1  
5 to walk lola   1  
7 to come ma   1  
16 intestines sileu   1  
17 liver kata [cf. 19,55,57] 1  
43 ear tegila [< m] 1  
45 eye mati|la   1  
46 to see gisi   1  
49 to lie down word info kenu   1  
59 mother ina   1  
60 father tama   1  
78 to cut, hack word info teya   1  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
86 to grow word info kei|tubu   1  
90 to dig keri   1  
97 bird mauna metathesis of *manu(k)a 1  
101 to fly yowa   1  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito nim   1  
111 fish inya   1  
111 fish inia   1  
130 star utuyam   1  
133 rain kuna   1  
136 wind yagila   1  
167 night bogi   1  
169 year tetu [d>y of 198, -n>m of 37] 1  
178 that manana feminine 1  
185 we word info yakida   1  
185 we word info yakidasi   1  
188 what? word info avaka   1  
198 Two word info yu   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
201 Five word info lima   1  
44 to hear lagi   1, 36  
50 to dream -mimi-   1, 37  
15 bone totuwana   1, 10  
55 woman/female vivila   1, 106  
186 you yokwami   1, 13, 18  
27 nose kabulu   1, 17  
105 tail yeyuna   1, 25  
163 new vau female, male, general 1, 26  
182 I yegu   1, 26  
37 to eat kam [cf. 168] 1, 43  
132 fog guugwau   1, 57  
200 Four word info vasi   1, 65  
53 person/human being tomota   1, 66  
48 to sleep masisi   1, 70  
103 meat/flesh viriyona   10  
107 worm (earthworm) silimwamwata   10, 48  
14 belly lula   105  
205 Nine word info -lima -vasi   11, 17  
29 to sniff, smell sukwani   110  
140 dry word info lubulabu   115  
6 road/path keda   12  
77 to scratch word info kwari   12  
189 who? word info avela   12  
139 cold word info tula   126  
85 to choose kila   13  
99 feather dagula   13  
20 to know, be knowledgeable nukwali   136  
197 One word info tala   14  
47 to yawn kayawasi   15  
98 egg pou   15  
134 thunder pilapala   15  
51 to sit sisu   160  
39 to cook word info sulu (boil food) 17  
84 to plant vaula   17  
91 to buy gimwala   17  
96 dog kaukwa   17  
144 to burn word info kata   17  
128 sky labuma   18  
128 sky lowalowa   18  
83 to work word info bagula   19  
52 to stand tota   2  
74 to kill kata|mati   2  
74 to kill katumati   2  
100 wing pini   2  
100 wing pane   2  
115 root wari   2  
185 we word info yakama   2  
185 we word info yakamesa   2  
35 to vomit lagoba   20  
63 name yegila   20  
116 flower lala   20  
142 heavy mwau   20  
154 short word info kukupi   20  
73 to steal velau   21  
183 thou yokwa   21  
54 man/male tau   22  
193 if kidamwa   22  
68 needle vasiya   23  
195 no, not gala   23  
129 moon tubukona   24  
129 moon tubukola   24  
42 to suck nunu   25, 74  
57 husband mwala   26  
123 to flow saqaula   26  
149 red bweyani   26  
135 lightning qaikaila   26, 6  
135 lightning qavikavila   26, 6  
40 to drink mom   27  
114 leaf yokwesi   28  
114 leaf yekwesi   28  
18 breast nunu   3  
26 hair word info kulu   3  
120 stone dakuna   32  
23 blood buyai   33  
145 smoke word info mseu   37  
164 good bwena   37  
152 small kekita   38  
56 child gwadi   39  
137 to blow word info yuvi   4  
147 black bwabwau   42  
61 house bwala   43  
161 shy, ashamed mmwasila   43  
41 to bite geda   46  
75 to die, be dead kaliga   46  
34 to cry valam   47  
9 to swim kakaya   5  
203 Seven word info -lima -yu   5, 2  
76 to live, be alive mwamova   50  
124 sea bwarilā   50  
124 sea bwalita   50  
170 when? word info avetuta   50  
173 at o   52  
173 at wa   52  
12 skin kanaina   53  
67 to sew word info basi   53  
125 salt yona   53  
13 back word info tapu|la   54  
65 rope yuwayoula   54  
171 to hide word info sikupweni   54  
171 to hide word info katupwana   54  
176 below osikwawa   55  
113 branch word info sisi   56  
209 One Hundred word info -lakatutala   56  
168 day yam   6  
30 mouth wadona   60  
30 mouth wodlia   60  
165 bad, evil gaga   60  
31 tooth kudu   61  
72 to hit word info weya   61  
104 fat/grease posa   61  
175 above orakewa   61  
36 to spit giu   65  
153 big veka   65  
8 to turn word info tovila   66  
122 water word info sopi-momon   66  
172 to climb word info mwena   66  
187 they mtosi [plural] 66  
187 they matosina [plural] 66  
187 they matosi [plural] 66  
38 to chew word info kaui (chew betel) 67  
162 old word info nunumwaya   67  
162 old word info tommwaya   67  
184 he/she matona [sg] 67  
184 he/she manana [sg] 67  
196 to count kalawa   67  
81 sharp kakata   69  
32 tongue maena   7  
32 tongue meliya   7  
70 to shoot word info lova   7  
127 woods/forest ɬawodila   7, 120  
62 thatch/roof kulumwala   70  
54 man/male tomwaya   70, 14  
7 to come wa   72  
94 to throw word info lova   73  
160 painful, sick katoula   74  
89 to hold word info kipatu   75  
148 white pupwakau   75  
131 cloud word info lowalowa   76  
192 and ei   8  
24 head pwaneta   80  
33 to laugh gigila   85  
22 to fear kokola   88  
143 fire kova   9  
25 neck keyona   90  
119 earth/soil pwepwaya   92  
21 to think nanamsa   97  
64 to say livale   97  
58 wife kwava   99  

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