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Language: West Ambae (Walaha)

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:
16 intestines ..      
67 to sew word info ..      
68 needle ..      
85 to choose ..      
158 narrow ..      
159 wide ..      
76 to live, be alive ahi      
145 smoke word info ahu      
184 he/she aia      
191 all airaβunu      
17 liver ate      
62 thatch/roof ato      
175 above aulu      
150 yellow aŋora      
188 what? word info ãhã      
181 where? word info aβe      
58 wife fafine hiᵑgu      
55 woman/female fafinɛ      
180 far fakahaʊ      
146 ash falala      
196 to count falu      
7 to come fanamaɛ      
120 stone fatu regular [f] ~ [v] free variation #_    
70 to shoot word info fene      
87 to swell word info fikɪ      
135 lightning fila      
79 stick/wood finaɪ      
209 One Hundred word info findolua      
12 skin finʊ      
132 fog fivi      
129 moon fula      
99 feather fulu      
94 to throw word info fʷohokɪ      
91 to buy fʷoli      
6 road/path hala      
93 to pound, beat word info harɪ      
165 bad, evil hati      
188 what? word info havakɪna      
170 when? word info havataro      
206 Ten word info haŋaβulu      
137 to blow word info here of the wind 26  
195 no, not hetea      
63 name hina      
81 sharp hoko      
10 dirty hoᵑgo      
18 breast huhu   1  
15 bone hui      
169 year hukao      
51 to sit huᵑgu      
173 at hɪka      
177 this hɪka      
178 that hɪnea      
189 who? word info ihe      
40 to drink inu      
187 they ira      
61 house iŋʷa      
205 Nine word info kaihikʷa      
204 Eight word info kaikʷalu      
115 root kaikʷari      
201 Five word info kailima      
198 Two word info kairua      
199 Three word info kaitolu      
202 Six word info kaiʲono      
200 Four word info kaiβati      
203 Seven word info kaiᵐbitu      
160 painful, sick kakaⁿdi      
185 we word info kami pl. excl.    
185 we word info kamirua dl. excl.    
186 you kamu dl.    
186 you kamurua pl.    
37 to eat kankan      
144 to burn word info kao      
149 red kara      
124 sea karata      
125 salt karata      
163 new karaᵑgʷa      
164 good karea      
166 correct, true kareaki      
102 rat kariβi      
65 rope karo      
77 to scratch word info karo      
190 other karuaki      
9 to swim karʊ      
197 One word info katukʷale      
41 to bite katɪ      
139 cold word info kaŋkaŋʷa      
1 hand kaᵐba      
100 wing kaᵐba      
143 fire kaᵐbu   19  
152 small kelekele      
90 to dig keli      
151 green kesɐna      
185 we word info kita pl. incl.    
185 we word info kitarua dl. incl.    
126 lake kokona      
105 tail kolo      
25 neck kusu      
108 louse word info kutu      
122 water word info kʷai      
123 to flow kʷaihuki      
30 mouth kʷakʷa      
126 lake kʷalnɐkʷai      
193 if kʷaraβai      
66 to tie up, fasten kʷeti      
96 dog kʷiriu      
89 to hold word info kʷiriᵐbiᵐbi      
72 to hit word info kʷohi      
74 to kill kʷohi mate      
88 to squeeze word info kʷoro      
194 how? word info kʷoroho      
117 fruit kʷæɪki      
5 to walk lakaɔ   1  
104 fat/grease lakua      
153 big lakua      
136 wind laŋi      
31 tooth lifo      
174 in, inside lolona      
148 white lotu      
35 to vomit lua      
36 to spit lɪⁿdo      
147 black maeto      
192 and mai      
161 shy, ashamed maimai      
140 dry word info mamaha      
47 to yawn mamao      
33 to laugh mana      
192 and mana      
156 thin word info manivinivi      
97 bird manu      
45 eye mata      
22 to fear mataku      
75 to die, be dead mate      
3 right matua   5, 37  
48 to sleep maturu      
142 heavy mava      
32 tongue mea      
141 wet meˀᵐbuka      
112 rotten word info mɐⁿdamɐⁿda      
208 Fifty word info nafkailima      
207 Twenty word info nafkairua      
109 mosquito namo      
56 child natu offspring    
182 I nau      
183 thou niᵑgo      
121 sand one      
168 day rani      
187 they rarua dl.    
114 leaf rau      
113 branch word info raŋa      
59 mother retahiᵑgu      
28 to breathe revemaᵐbu      
84 to plant riβu      
101 to fly rovo      
44 to hear roŋo      
42 to suck rumi      
38 to chew word info saŋʷatia      
95 to fall word info sovi      
107 worm (earthworm) sulet̚      
29 to sniff, smell suruŋ      
78 to cut, hack word info tai      
80 to split word info taikʷakɐ      
92 to open, uncover takahɪ      
60 father tamaᵑgu      
119 earth/soil tano   1  
210 One Thousand word info tari      
171 to hide word info tavunikɪ      
53 person/human being taŋaloi      
131 cloud word info taɪnalaŋ      
128 sky taɪtaɪ      
176 below taβtina      
46 to see taᵑga      
86 to grow word info taᵑgahuria      
14 belly taᵑgʷaŋ      
71 to stab, pierce tene      
19 shoulder tiᵑgʷa      
98 egg tolu      
52 to stand tu      
162 old word info tuaɪ      
57 husband tuaᵑgu ŋʷarasea      
39 to cook word info tutun rusum    
133 rain uha      
137 to blow word info uβi with the mouth 4  
116 flower vira      
69 to hunt word info viro regular [f] ~ [v] free variation #_    
64 to say viti regular [f] ~ [v] free variation #_    
130 star vitu regular [f] ~ [v] free variation #_    
39 to cook word info xalaxalakʷai kuk lo sospen    
34 to cry ŋara      
157 thick word info ŋoŋota      
49 to lie down word info ŋʷalulu      
2 left ŋʷari   1, 59  
106 snake ŋʷata      
138 warm word info ŋʷaβŋʷaβ      
54 man/male ŋʷera      
111 fish ɪka      
26 hair word info ɸulu      
73 to steal ᵐbalu      
103 meat/flesh ᵐbiki      
8 to turn word info ᵐbohi      
83 to work word info ᵐbolok      
167 night ᵐboŋi      
50 to dream ᵐboᵐbore      
127 woods/forest ᵐbuᵐbu      
172 to climb word info ᵑgalo      
4 leg/foot ᵑgaru      
179 near ᵑgaᵑgarani      
13 back word info ᵑgula      
154 short word info ᵑgʷanuᵑgʷanu      
110 spider ᵑgʷara      
155 long word info ᵑgʷaraβu      
82 dull, blunt ᵑgʷatoa      
134 thunder ᵑgʷatuhari      
27 nose ᵑgʷaŋo      
11 dust ᵑgʷia      
24 head ᵑɡʷatu      
43 ear ᵑɡʷero      
23 blood ⁿdae      
21 to think ⁿdomdom      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ⁿdomhaᵑgʷe      
118 grass ⁿdufu      

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