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Language: South Ambae (Biribiri)

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:
150 yellow aŋak      
55 woman/female fafĩẽ      
180 far fakfaʊ      
7 to come fanei   1, 23  
120 stone fat̚      
70 to shoot word info fẽ      
135 lightning fiel      
12 skin finu   28  
80 to split word info fisæ      
64 to say fit      
130 star fitiu      
116 flower fiɛre̥      
91 to buy fol [f] ~ [?]    
93 to pound, beat word info fosfos      
26 hair word info fulu      
99 feather fulu̥ devoiced final vowels    
171 to hide word info funik      
209 One Hundred word info fuⁿdolo      
61 house fæl      
200 Four word info fæt      
196 to count fʷal [f] ~ [?]    
129 moon fʷol [f] ~ [?]    
195 no, not hate      
49 to lie down word info jã      
20 to know, be knowledgeable jelʲiel      
40 to drink jũŋ̆      
9 to swim kakarʊ   5  
115 root kakʷære̥      
160 painful, sick kakⁿdiri      
139 cold word info kakⁿdiŋ      
185 we word info kamarʊ̥ dl. excl.    
144 to burn word info kao      
163 new karaŋ      
102 rat kariβ      
65 rope karɔ      
164 good karɛ      
1 hand kaᵐbam arm    
185 we word info kiet̚ pl. incl.    
186 you kimiru pl.    
186 you kimiu̥ dl.    
185 we word info kitorʊ̥ dl. incl.    
96 dog kuriu      
89 to hold word info kuruᵐbim      
108 louse word info kut      
79 stick/wood      
68 needle kæs      
41 to bite kæt      
37 to eat kæŋ      
145 smoke word info kɐkɐsu̥      
185 we word info kɐmæ pl. excl.    
194 how? word info kɐsæk      
105 tail kɔl      
90 to dig kɛl      
117 fruit kʷaik      
204 Eight word info kʷalu      
122 water word info kʷaɪ      
123 to flow kʷaɪmosuk      
66 to tie up, fasten kʷet      
88 to squeeze word info kʷiriki̥      
30 mouth kʷok      
72 to hit word info kʷəs      
74 to kill kʷəsfat mæt      
21 to think lanlaⁿdo      
136 wind laɪŋ      
46 to see leaõ      
1 hand limom   1, 64  
166 correct, true lituk      
31 tooth liəf      
201 Five word info liɛm      
173 at lo      
176 below lofɐfæk      
181 where? word info lok      
153 big lokʷo      
159 wide lokʷo      
174 in, inside lolã      
36 to spit loⁿdo̥      
87 to swell word info luluoŋ      
35 to vomit luo      
125 salt mafaɛ      
148 white mafʷot      
147 black majaβ      
2 left makʷiri̥ devoiced final vowels 1, 42  
138 warm word info malŋʷoŋʷeβ      
162 old word info malɛ      
60 father mam      
47 to yawn mamao      
140 dry word info mamas      
126 lake manaro̥      
156 thin word info maniβniβ      
97 bird manu      
56 child mares      
128 sky masaf      
22 to fear matakʊ̥      
157 thick word info matol      
3 right matuo   5, 37  
48 to sleep matur   1  
45 eye mat̚      
86 to grow word info mauri      
161 shy, ashamed maɛmaœ      
33 to laugh mã      
112 rotten word info maᵐbom      
28 to breathe maᵐbo̥ devoiced final vowels    
32 tongue mea      
192 and mẽ      
141 wet mimiɛk      
75 to die, be dead mæt      
149 red mɛmɛ      
142 heavy mʷaf      
109 mosquito nam      
170 when? word info naŋes used when asking for past events    
187 they niere      
177 this niŋəl      
178 that niŋɛ      
183 thou niɔk̚      
184 he/she niɛ      
191 all niɛr      
182 I nou   1, 21, 22  
107 worm (earthworm) nuof      
175 above nɐmæk      
202 Six word info on      
187 they rakro du.    
114 leaf rau      
113 branch word info raŋ      
58 wife raŋtuŋ      
84 to plant rifu̥      
42 to suck rim      
92 to open, uncover roaɛ      
101 to fly rof      
44 to hear roŋ      
198 Two word info ru      
69 to hunt word info ruk      
168 day ræŋ      
6 road/path sala   1  
206 Ten word info saŋafulu   5  
170 when? word info saβtarə̥      
137 to blow word info sere   26  
189 who? word info siã      
205 Nine word info siko      
39 to cook word info soiŋ stick    
95 to fall word info soβĭ      
10 dirty soᵑgo   98  
165 bad, evil soᵑgok      
15 bone sui   52  
169 year sukʷaʊ      
193 if surkʷa      
18 breast sus   1  
42 to suck sus breast    
81 sharp sʷok̚ unreleased final stops    
51 to sit tak      
110 spider takak      
119 earth/soil tan   1  
53 person/human being taŋăloi      
56 child taŋluk young boy    
132 fog taŋtan      
173 at taŋəlɐ̥ 'lo ples ia''    
16 intestines taᵑgʷaĩ   1  
62 thatch/roof taᵑgʷorʊ̥ natangura leaves    
197 One word info tea      
193 if tekʷa      
210 One Thousand word info terɪ̥      
179 near tirɛk it is near and you can see it    
71 to stab, pierce tis:      
19 shoulder tiᵑgʷo      
98 egg tol      
199 Three word info tol      
52 to stand tu:      
190 other tueki̥      
94 to throw word info tuli̥      
67 to sew word info turu̥      
39 to cook word info tutun 'rusum''    
124 sea tæs      
34 to cry tæŋ      
77 to scratch word info tɐᵑgær      
78 to cut, hack word info təɛ      
137 to blow word info uf   4  
59 mother waɛ      
133 rain wos      
127 woods/forest wotfõ      
143 fire æf   1  
63 name æs      
17 liver ætĕ   1  
208 Fifty word info ŋufulkeliəm      
207 Twenty word info ŋufulkero      
56 child ŋʷalᵑɡeal young girl    
76 to live, be alive ŋʷas      
54 man/male ŋʷear      
57 husband ŋʷersiŋ      
106 snake ŋʷɑt      
121 sand ɒn      
111 fish ɛk      
188 what? word info ̃sanaõ   1  
73 to steal ᵐbalu      
100 wing ᵐbanis      
103 meat/flesh ᵐbik      
203 Seven word info ᵐbitu      
152 small ᵐbitᵐbit      
158 narrow ᵐbitᵐbit      
50 to dream ᵐboᵐbʷære̥      
29 to sniff, smell ᵐburoŋ      
39 to cook word info ᵐbəɪk bambu    
167 night ᵐbʷoŋ      
14 belly ᵐbʷoᵐbo   100  
172 to climb word info ᵑgalo̥      
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru   49  
179 near ᵑgaᵑgə̥ren something near but you cannot see it (i.e., a place)    
83 to work word info ᵑgeæk      
13 back word info ᵑguru   23  
155 long word info ᵑgʷaraβ      
151 green ᵑgʷarŭᵑgʷarkæk̚      
82 dull, blunt ᵑgʷato      
27 nose ᵑgʷaŋo      
146 ash ᵑgʷie      
154 short word info ᵑgʷiloⁿd      
134 thunder ᵑgʷirtak̚      
11 dust ᵑgʷiɛ   81  
43 ear ᵑgʷærə̥      
39 to cook word info ᵑɡuiᵑɡui leaf    
24 head ᵑɡʷatu̥ devoiced final vowels    
38 to chew word info ⁿdalo      
23 blood ⁿdaɪ      
85 to choose ⁿdeⁿdeki̥      
25 neck ⁿdielə̥      
5 to walk ⁿdiək   99  
104 fat/grease ⁿdiəm      
62 thatch/roof ⁿdoke      
8 to turn word info ⁿdori      
131 cloud word info ⁿdoⁿdo̥      
118 grass ⁿduf      

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