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Language: South Ambae (Sakao)

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 limɛ      
2 left mawiri      
3 right matue      
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru      
5 to walk deklatekɪ      
6 road/path tureki      
7 to come kofanai      
8 to turn word info talele      
9 to swim kakaru      
10 dirty soᵑgo      
11 dust ᵑgʷie      
12 skin finu      
13 back word info kænhere      
14 belly taᵑgʷani      
15 bone hui      
16 intestines sinai      
17 liver atɛ      
18 breast huhu      
19 shoulder sɪᵑgʷe      
20 to know, be knowledgeable iloilo      
21 to think laⁿdolaⁿdo      
22 to fear mataku      
23 blood ⁿdai      
24 head ᵑɡʷatu      
25 neck ŋʷakoro      
26 hair word info fulu      
27 nose ᵑgʷaŋo      
28 to breathe maᵐbuhi      
29 to sniff, smell ᵐbona      
30 mouth kukʷa      
31 tooth leβʷo [?] ~ [?]    
32 tongue mɛa      
33 to laugh mana      
34 to cry ŋara      
35 to vomit lʊwe      
36 to spit loⁿdo      
37 to eat kakani      
38 to chew word info saŋʷa      
39 to cook word info tutunu rus    
39 to cook word info ᵑɡuiᵑɡui lif    
39 to cook word info soso bambu    
40 to drink inu      
41 to bite kasi      
42 to suck rimi      
43 ear ᵑɡʷero      
44 to hear roŋo      
45 eye mata      
46 to see lɛo      
47 to yawn mamao      
48 to sleep maturu      
49 to lie down word info enɔ      
50 to dream ᵐbʷoᵐbore      
51 to sit tokɔ      
52 to stand laᵐbe      
53 person/human being taŋaloi      
54 man/male ŋʷera      
55 woman/female fafinɛ      
56 child maresu      
57 husband tamainetuᵑgu      
58 wife tuᵐbʷiləfaleᵑgu      
59 mother ratahiᵑgu      
60 father ta:maᵑgu      
61 house fale      
62 thatch/roof taᵑgure      
63 name hɛa      
64 to say feβe      
65 rope karʊ      
66 to tie up, fasten kʷesi      
67 to sew word info turu      
68 needle kaɪturu      
69 to hunt word info raraβe      
70 to shoot word info fene      
71 to stab, pierce turu      
72 to hit word info kʷehe      
73 to steal ᵐbalu      
74 to kill kʷehe mate      
75 to die, be dead mate      
76 to live, be alive mʷaso      
77 to scratch word info taᵑgare      
78 to cut, hack word info tai      
79 stick/wood kai      
80 to split word info tokʷaka      
81 sharp maᵑgeᵑgenɪ      
82 dull, blunt ᵑgʷatoa      
83 to work word info taᵐbana      
84 to plant riβu      
85 to choose hiᵑge      
86 to grow word info mauri      
87 to swell word info foke      
88 to squeeze word info toᵑgʷe      
88 to squeeze word info kʷiri for clothes    
89 to hold word info haⁿgo      
90 to dig keli      
91 to buy foli      
92 to open, uncover roa      
93 to pound, beat word info ⁿdiŋdiŋ      
94 to throw word info tulɪ      
95 to fall word info soi      
96 dog kʷiriu      
97 bird manu      
98 egg toli      
99 feather fulu      
100 wing ᵐbanihi      
101 to fly olo      
102 rat kariβi      
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiki̥      
104 fat/grease lakʷe      
105 tail kolo      
106 snake teltele      
107 worm (earthworm) silʊti      
108 louse word info kutu      
109 mosquito namʊ      
110 spider takaka      
111 fish ɪkɛ      
112 rotten word info maᵐboᵐbo      
113 branch word info raŋa      
114 leaf rauki      
115 root kʷariki      
116 flower fire [f] ~ [?]    
117 fruit ŋʷasiki      
118 grass ⁿdufu      
119 earth/soil tano      
120 stone fatu      
121 sand one      
122 water word info kʷai      
123 to flow kʷaimohale      
124 sea tahi      
125 salt kokona      
126 lake malkʷora      
127 woods/forest lolaᵐbute      
128 sky ⁿdoⁿdo      
129 moon ɸule      
130 star fisiu      
131 cloud word info taɛnleŋi      
132 fog fififi      
133 rain uhɛ      
134 thunder mantakʷa      
135 lightning fɪle      
136 wind laŋɪ      
137 to blow word info here of the wind    
137 to blow word info uβi with the mouth    
138 warm word info ŋʷoŋʷaβi ᵐbiti 'hot small''    
138 warm word info ŋʷoŋʷaβi hot    
139 cold word info kaŋʷaⁿdiⁿdi      
140 dry word info mamaha      
141 wet ᵐbiᵐbilu      
142 heavy mava      
143 fire avi      
144 to burn word info mui      
145 smoke word info ᵑguⁿgu      
146 ash ᵑgʷie      
147 black maeto      
148 white mafute      
149 red memea      
150 yellow aŋoka      
151 green ᵑgʷaruᵑgʷaroka      
152 small ᵐbiti      
153 big lakue      
154 short word info ᵑgʷiloⁿdo      
155 long word info ᵑgʷarafu      
156 thin word info ŋʷaⁿdukʷe      
157 thick word info matolu      
158 narrow ᵐbiti small    
159 wide lakue big    
160 painful, sick karakasi      
161 shy, ashamed maɛmaɛ      
162 old word info maleaki      
163 new ᵑgʷaroki      
164 good kareaki̥      
165 bad, evil hasiki      
166 correct, true hoko      
167 night ᵐboŋi      
168 day rani      
169 year hikao      
170 when? word info takaha      
171 to hide word info hili      
172 to climb word info ᵑgalo      
173 at lo      
174 in, inside lolona      
175 above aulu      
176 below lovavaki      
177 this taŋaha      
178 that tahilehe      
179 near ᵑgaᵑgarani      
180 far fakahao      
181 where? word info tahiloko      
182 I neu      
183 thou niᵑgo      
184 he/she ŋiɛ      
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.    
186 you kimiu dl.    
186 you kimiru pl.    
187 they ŋʲere      
187 they ŋʲere kairue dl.    
188 what? word info havai      
189 who? word info hene      
190 other tueki      
191 all ⁿdoleki̥      
192 and fake      
193 if ᵐbataha      
194 how? word info ŋʷerehiloɣo      
195 no, not hatiɛ      
196 to count felu      
197 One word info katukʷale      
198 Two word info kairue      
199 Three word info kaitolu      
200 Four word info kaifesi      
201 Five word info kailime      
202 Six word info kaiʲono      
203 Seven word info kaiᵐbitu      
204 Eight word info kaikʷetu      
205 Nine word info kaisiwo      
206 Ten word info haŋafulu      
207 Twenty word info ŋaβulkeʲroe      
208 Fifty word info ŋaβulkelime      
209 One Hundred word info fuⁿdolue      
210 One Thousand word info teri      

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