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Language: Lenakel

Source/Author:  John Lynch 
Notes:  / marks non-penultimate stress 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:South Vanuatu:Tanna 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nelm-   1, 66  
2 left mul   1, 59  
3 right mwatu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot nelk-   9  
5 to walk aliuok   63, 9  
6 road/path suatu   6  
7 to come va   11  
8 to turn word info aləlín   123  
9 to swim aik   24  
10 dirty amkəmək   14  
11 dust nəmoulúl   8  
12 skin nəviŋ-   79  
13 back word info nəmwataa-   35  
14 belly netp-   36  
15 bone nəkəlkəlii-   7  
16 intestines nəsŋaa-   1, 57  
17 liver nakanmop-   7  
18 breast naha-   49  
19 shoulder nauik-      
20 to know, be knowledgeable hinatín   138  
21 to think nəki-n r-ho his mind strikes 65 1
22 to fear əŋn   60  
23 blood nətaa-   1  
24 head -kapwa   17  
25 neck -rou   18  
26 hair word info nouanu-   59  
27 nose nəpwaŋhaŋ-   12, 33  
28 to breathe amiŋ   73  
29 to sniff, smell arou +   1
30 mouth nhul-   76  
31 tooth nelu-   1, 35  
32 tongue nam-   7  
33 to laugh əlhieelh   97  
34 to cry asak   33  
35 to vomit eua   8  
36 to spit aŋh   14, 83  
37 to eat kən   1  
38 to chew word info amai   49  
39 to cook word info viin   50  
40 to drink amnuumw   1, 49  
41 to bite kəs   1, 60  
42 to suck təm   50  
43 ear nəmwa|telŋ-   1, 44  
44 to hear arou   1  
45 eye nəmr-   1  
46 to see aamh   80  
47 to yawn ouaŋ-taat ['open-bad'] 12  
48 to sleep apul   11  
49 to lie down word info amel   8  
50 to dream amel-ait   13  
51 to sit owta   69  
52 to stand ail   57  
53 person/human being ieramím   57, 63  
54 man/male iera|mwaan   1, 14  
55 woman/female peravən   1, 75  
56 child ner-   5  
57 husband ieramwaan man 17  
58 wife peravən woman 5, 58  
59 mother in-   1  
60 father rəm-   1  
61 house nimwa   1  
62 thatch/roof nhaŋ-      
63 name netŋ-   1, 18  
64 to say əni   104  
65 rope nelaus   11  
66 to tie up, fasten əliis   1, 39  
67 to sew word info til   60  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info eukpən   11  
70 to shoot word info əru   10?  
71 to stab, pierce ətik      
72 to hit word info ho      
73 to steal aklha   10  
74 to kill hoapwnín compound of /ho/ "hit" and /apwn/ "kill" 58, 1  
75 to die, be dead məs   1  
76 to live, be alive amiuh   61  
77 to scratch word info aki   13  
78 to cut, hack word info arai   1  
79 stick/wood nouanək noua- is "fruit of" prefix, n*k reflects article + *k of *kayu 1  
80 to split word info arpiai   1  
81 sharp asla   19  
82 dull, blunt əpus   16  
83 to work word info asumw   1, 13  
84 to plant su   28  
85 to choose haukər   37  
86 to grow word info ipwər   34  
87 to swell word info asiis   11  
88 to squeeze word info avət   17  
89 to hold word info os   33  
90 to dig il   1  
91 to buy os nəmr-n   4, 13 1
92 to open, uncover atita   38  
93 to pound, beat word info atia   11?  
94 to throw word info atkín      
95 to fall word info əm   40?  
96 dog kuri PN Loan 7 L
97 bird menuk   1  
98 egg nouanhal- -nhal- < * (qa)toluR 1  
99 feather nəmomwi-   23  
100 wing nəkavkav- <*kapak 1, 39  
101 to fly ivək   1?  
102 rat kahau   3  
103 meat/flesh nauŋa   16  
104 fat/grease nelpwa   15  
105 tail nəpik-   1, 31  
106 snake taŋalua   14  
107 worm (earthworm) mwatíkalo   10, 38  
108 louse word info kur   1  
109 mosquito mumuk   1  
110 spider makal   30  
111 fish nam   51  
112 rotten word info amramər   50  
113 branch word info nelm- = hand 23  
114 leaf nəmwal- n*mwa- is a prefix for covering things, l- is what is left of root 30  
115 root nuk-   2  
116 flower nouŋ-   1  
117 fruit noua-   1, 26  
118 grass nəmwanvhaal compound form with prefix n*mwan/vhall < *palisi with matathesis 1  
119 earth/soil nəmop|tən   34, 1  
120 stone kopwiel   6  
121 sand nəmwakəlakəl *kele with prefixes 30  
122 water word info nu n is the article, u < *w of *waiR 2  
123 to flow aih   21  
124 sea tehe   1  
125 salt nəŋal   8  
126 lake nəsiu   10  
127 woods/forest nəkinhamra      
128 sky neai   12  
129 moon mouk   28  
130 star mahau   13  
131 cloud word info napua   16  
132 fog oro verb    
133 rain nihin   1  
134 thunder kalvəlva   18  
135 lightning alukomw verb    
136 wind nəmataaŋ (PN LOAN) 1, 66 L
137 to blow word info ilíl   16? L
137 to blow word info hal   26 L
138 warm word info mhan   1, 72  
139 cold word info arap   29  
140 dry word info ausək   15  
141 wet ptəŋ   13  
142 heavy pkom   30  
143 fire nəkom   40  
144 to burn word info vaan   11  
145 smoke word info nhankom n*kom = fire, n/ha- < *qasu 2  
146 ash nəmraau   67, 71  
147 black apən   9  
148 white tuan   14  
149 red ləvləv   52  
150 yellow auhia   42  
151 green ami|mra   1  
152 small esuaas      
153 big asuul   47  
154 short word info erupwerupw      
155 long word info apwomh   14  
156 thin word info akəlkəl   20  
157 thick word info pək   36?  
158 narrow evtetín   14  
159 wide asuul [=big] 39  
160 painful, sick amha   1  
161 shy, ashamed auləs   36  
162 old word info ahiŋəl      
163 new vi   10  
164 good vət   61  
165 bad, evil taat   1  
166 correct, true etuatu   36  
167 night la|pən   1  
168 day nian   6  
169 year nuw [=YAM] 41  
170 when? word info nahan   1, 43  
171 to hide word info elhuaiŋ   7  
172 to climb word info ət   39  
173 at le   20  
174 in, inside nakani-      
175 above ilis   26?  
176 below lahau      
177 this uk   17  
178 that aan   1?  
179 near iuokət   32  
180 far i|sou   1  
181 where? word info ihie   34  
182 I io   1, 21  
183 thou iik   1, 17  
184 he/she in   1, 66  
185 we word info kat|ar   1  
185 we word info kam|ar   2  
186 you kami|ar   1, 13, 46, 47  
187 they il|ar   1, 70  
188 what? word info neta   1  
189 who? word info pe|he   30, 1  
190 other psən      
191 all petəmw      
192 and məne [NP] 2, 40  
192 and kani [VP] 1  
193 if takamwa   22  
194 how? word info etu- verb prefix    
195 no, not kapwa   105  
196 to count avhín   26  
197 One word info karena   1?  
198 Two word info kiu   1?  
199 Three word info kəsil   1  
200 Four word info kuver   1  
201 Five word info katilim   1  
202 Six word info katilum karena      
203 Seven word info katilum kiu   10  
204 Eight word info katilum kəsil   19  
205 Nine word info katilum kuvər   16  
206 Ten word info katilum katilum   19  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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