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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   1, 64  
2 left mawiri   1, 59  
3 right matue   5, 37  
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru   49  
5 to walk deklatekɪ   99  
6 road/path tureki   77  
7 to come kofanai   1, 23  
8 to turn word info talele      
9 to swim kakaru   5  
10 dirty soᵑgo   98  
11 dust ᵑgʷie   81  
12 skin finu   28  
13 back word info kænhere      
14 belly taᵑgʷani   60  
15 bone hui   52  
16 intestines sinai   1  
17 liver atɛ   1  
18 breast huhu   1  
19 shoulder sɪᵑgʷe      
20 to know, be knowledgeable iloilo      
21 to think laⁿdolaⁿdo      
22 to fear mataku   1  
23 blood ⁿdai   1  
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   51  
34 to cry ŋara   5  
35 to vomit lʊwe      
36 to spit loⁿdo   37  
37 to eat kakani   1  
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   1, 60  
42 to suck rimi      
43 ear ᵑɡʷero      
44 to hear roŋo   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see lɛo      
47 to yawn mamao      
48 to sleep maturu   1  
49 to lie down word info enɔ      
50 to dream ᵐbʷoᵐbore      
51 to sit tokɔ      
52 to stand laᵐbe   65  
53 person/human being taŋaloi   4, 53  
54 man/male ŋʷera   73  
55 woman/female fafinɛ      
56 child maresu      
57 husband tamainetuᵑgu      
58 wife tuᵐbʷiləfaleᵑgu      
59 mother ratahiᵑgu      
60 father ta:maᵑgu      
61 house fale   14  
62 thatch/roof taᵑgure      
63 name hɛa      
64 to say feβe   13, 103  
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   1  
76 to live, be alive mʷaso      
77 to scratch word info taᵑgare      
78 to cut, hack word info tai   1  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
80 to split word info tokʷaka      
81 sharp maᵑgeᵑgenɪ      
82 dull, blunt ᵑgʷatoa      
83 to work word info taᵐbana   83  
84 to plant riβu      
85 to choose hiᵑge      
86 to grow word info mauri   15  
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   1  
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   13  
96 dog kʷiriu      
97 bird manu   1  
98 egg toli   1  
99 feather fulu      
100 wing ᵐbanihi      
101 to fly olo      
102 rat kariβi   18  
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiki̥      
104 fat/grease lakʷe      
105 tail kolo   24  
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] ~ [?] 35  
117 fruit ŋʷasiki      
118 grass ⁿdufu      
119 earth/soil tano   1  
120 stone fatu   1  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info kʷai   2, 51  
123 to flow kʷaimohale      
124 sea tahi   1  
125 salt kokona   43  
126 lake malkʷora      
127 woods/forest lolaᵐbute      
128 sky ⁿdoⁿdo      
129 moon ɸule      
130 star fisiu   1  
131 cloud word info taɛnleŋi      
132 fog fififi   11  
133 rain uhɛ      
134 thunder mantakʷa      
135 lightning fɪle      
136 wind laŋɪ      
137 to blow word info here of the wind 26  
137 to blow word info uβi with the mouth 4  
138 warm word info ŋʷoŋʷaβi ᵐbiti 'hot small''    
138 warm word info ŋʷoŋʷaβi hot    
139 cold word info kaŋʷaⁿdiⁿdi   1  
140 dry word info mamaha   11  
141 wet ᵐbiᵐbilu   92  
142 heavy mava   46  
143 fire avi   1  
144 to burn word info mui      
145 smoke word info ᵑguⁿgu      
146 ash ᵑgʷie   55  
147 black maeto   1  
148 white mafute   1  
149 red memea   1  
150 yellow aŋoka      
151 green ᵑgʷaruᵑgʷaroka      
152 small ᵐbiti   109  
153 big lakue      
154 short word info ᵑgʷiloⁿdo      
155 long word info ᵑgʷarafu      
156 thin word info ŋʷaⁿdukʷe      
157 thick word info matolu   3  
158 narrow ᵐbiti small    
159 wide lakue big    
160 painful, sick karakasi      
161 shy, ashamed maɛmaɛ      
162 old word info maleaki      
163 new ᵑgʷaroki   1, 47  
164 good kareaki̥      
165 bad, evil hasiki      
166 correct, true hoko      
167 night ᵐboŋi   1  
168 day rani   6  
169 year hikao      
170 when? word info takaha   60, 77  
171 to hide word info hili   63  
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   94, 93  
182 I neu   1, 21, 22  
183 thou niᵑgo   1, 17, 18  
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. x  
186 you kimiru pl. 1, 13  
187 they ŋʲere      
187 they ŋʲere kairue dl.    
188 what? word info havai   1  
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   113  
196 to count felu      
197 One word info katukʷale   9  
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   5  
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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