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

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