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Language: Chuukese

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Problems:  Possible Incorrect Language (Identification based on Three letter acronym) 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Simon Greenhill  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:Micronesian:Micronesian Proper:Ponapeic-Trukic:Trukic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand kumwuch   9  
2 left -feefin word for woman replaced word for left, mwaan means right!    
3 right -mwáán   5, 36  
4 leg/foot peche   15  
5 to walk   1  
5 to walk fetán   8  
6 road/path aan   1  
7 to come too-   9  
8 to turn word info rik change direction 16  
8 to turn word info sor   13  
9 to swim á   7  
10 dirty pwpún   74  
11 dust fanang      
12 skin siin   1  
13 back word info sékúr   12  
14 belly wuupw   11  
14 belly saa      
15 bone chúú   2  
16 intestines aaf      
17 liver áá-yá   1  
18 breast ttú-   1  
19 shoulder afara-   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable sineēy   18  
21 to think eki-yek   12  
21 to think neme-ni   28  
22 to fear mésék   1  
23 blood chcha   1  
24 head mékúr   13  
25 neck wúú   18  
26 hair word info wúún   10  
27 nose pwéét   1, 12  
28 to breathe ngas   10  
29 to sniff, smell tini coded as a reflex of PMic *saŋu, but relies on irregular vowel changes and subsequent regular *ŋ > n /_i 11  
30 mouth aaw   36  
31 tooth nii   30  
32 tongue chénn-aaw   19  
33 to laugh takir   98  
33 to laugh kkey   11  
34 to cry kkechiw   63  
35 to vomit mwmwus   1  
36 to spit ó-ttif   19, 55  
37 to eat mwéngé ? 8  
37 to eat eni   1  
38 to chew word info ngúti   11  
39 to cook word info mwoot   19, 82  
40 to drink wún   1  
40 to drink wúnúmi   1  
41 to bite k-kúú-w   9  
42 to suck t-tumw irregular *m > mw probably condition by following round vowel 81  
43 ear senig   1  
44 to hear rongo-rong   1  
45 eye maas   1  
46 to see weri   10  
46 to see kúna   18  
47 to yawn m-maw   19  
48 to sleep méwúr   1  
49 to lie down word info wúnú-   1  
49 to lie down word info eyi-wen   1  
50 to dream ttan   9  
51 to sit móót   18, 101  
52 to stand wúú-   2  
53 person/human being aramas   67, 70  
54 man/male mwáán   1  
55 woman/female feefin   1, 47  
55 woman/female fiin   1, 41  
55 woman/female chóópwut   7  
56 child néwú-   5  
56 child se-miriit      
57 husband punuwomw   16  
58 wife      
59 mother iin   1  
60 father saam   1  
61 house iimw   1, 48  
62 thatch/roof óós   1  
63 name iit   1, 66  
64 to say áá-   51  
64 to say érá   14  
65 rope sáán   1  
66 to tie up, fasten féé-ti   11  
66 to tie up, fasten rii-ti      
67 to sew word info tee-te   2  
68 needle tikek   11  
69 to hunt word info chee-y   9  
70 to shoot word info pekki   4  
71 to stab, pierce t-tuu-   13  
72 to hit word info wechee-y   15  
72 to hit word info wópwu-wópw      
73 to steal mwócho   9  
74 to kill nnii-y   11  
75 to die, be dead máá-   1  
76 to live, be alive manaw   7  
77 to scratch word info eri-ker   12  
78 to cut, hack word info kupii-y   20  
78 to cut, hack word info sepe-si   19  
79 stick/wood irá   2  
79 stick/wood eyi-   1  
80 to split word info pékúú-w   8  
80 to split word info tine-ni   29  
81 sharp kkén   14, 68  
82 dull, blunt kkópw   13  
83 to work word info angaang   12  
84 to plant f-fót   6  
85 to choose fini   1  
86 to grow word info teriwi   9  
86 to grow word info nimwmwukonó      
87 to swell word info pwo   9  
88 to squeeze word info fiyee-y   15  
89 to hold word info é-mwéchú   16  
90 to dig s-sin   1  
91 to buy méé-ni   11  
92 to open, uncover suuki   11  
93 to pound, beat word info wúsú-ús   20, 2  
93 to pound, beat word info pwpwo   3  
94 to throw word info a-kka-ch   14  
95 to fall word info púngú-   15  
96 dog konaak     L < Chamor
97 bird maan   1  
97 bird mach-chang   1  
98 egg sókkun   1, 66  
99 feather úún   30  
100 wing paaw   7  
101 to fly áás      
101 to fly chang   33  
102 rat nakkich   16  
103 meat/flesh futuk   10  
104 fat/grease kiriis Loan   L
105 tail wúkú-   1  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm) nikénúúnúpwpwún   78  
108 louse word info kúú   1  
109 mosquito nǒǒmw   1  
110 spider nittopwuráán   7  
111 fish iik   1  
112 rotten word info tomwun      
112 rotten word info pwa   17  
113 branch word info ráá   1  
114 leaf chéé   1  
115 root waar   2  
116 flower péé-   10  
117 fruit wuwa   1  
118 grass fetin   1  
119 earth/soil sóón   1  
119 earth/soil pwpwún   13  
120 stone faaw   1  
121 sand ppi   12  
122 water word info chaan   1  
122 water word info kkónik   59  
123 to flow pwu   11  
124 sea sáát   1  
125 salt sóón     L
126 lake      
127 woods/forest wén-nap   17  
127 woods/forest irá-nnap      
128 sky nááng   1  
129 moon maram   7  
130 star fúú   1  
131 cloud word info kuchu   15  
132 fog toopw   76  
132 fog topwutopw   76  
133 rain wúút   1  
134 thunder paach   15, 16  
134 thunder chopwunap      
134 thunder ménúng   17  
135 lightning fiifi   34  
136 wind eni-   1  
136 wind ásápwán   81  
137 to blow word info wuki   15  
138 warm word info pwichi-kkar   10, 76  
139 cold word info ffééw   11  
140 dry word info pwas   14  
141 wet chécho-chén   12  
142 heavy ch-chow   9  
143 fire efi-   1  
144 to burn word info kkar      
145 smoke word info éét   2  
146 ash fanang   8  
147 black chón   8  
148 white pwecha-   11  
149 red par   17  
150 yellow óno-   9  
151 green araw   13, 52  
152 small kisi-kiis   80  
152 small chiki-   81  
153 big watte      
154 short word info mwoch   12  
155 long word info nááney   13  
156 thin word info chách-cháák      
157 thick word info maanúún   3  
158 narrow chéé-mwakkún      
159 wide chéé-nap   9, 48  
159 wide chéé-watte   9  
160 painful, sick metek   1  
161 shy, ashamed sááw   5  
161 shy, ashamed ma   1  
162 old word info chiin-nap   56  
163 new ffé   1  
164 good eech      
164 good mwirinné      
164 good ris   112  
165 bad, evil ngngaw   11  
166 correct, true pwúng   12  
167 night pwongú-   1  
168 day ráán   6  
169 year iyér      
169 year séé      
170 when? word info ineet   1, 24  
171 to hide word info wop   5  
171 to hide word info ó-mwóna   4  
172 to climb word info tééki   8  
173 at nee- or 18?    
173 at ree-   20  
173 at i-   1  
174 in, inside nnó-   1  
175 above wóó-   2  
176 below faa-   1  
177 this e-ey   1, 18  
178 that e-na   1  
179 near arapa-   13  
180 far toow   1  
181 where? word info iiya   37  
182 I ngaang foc.pron 12  
182 I subj.pron. obj.pron x  
182 I -ey poss.pron x  
182 I -y   x  
183 thou een foc.pron 6  
183 thou ke subj.pron. 1  
183 thou -k obj.pron x  
183 thou -mw poss.pron x  
184 he/she iiy foc.pron 1  
184 he/she e subj.pron x  
184 he/she -a- obj.pron x  
184 he/she -n poss.pron x  
185 we word info kiich foc.pron 1, 42  
185 we word info si subj.pron. 9  
185 we word info -kich obj.pron 1, 42  
185 we word info -ch poss.pron x  
186 you áámi foc.pron 1, 13  
186 you owu subj.pron. x  
186 you -kemi obj.pron x  
186 you -mi poss.pron x  
187 they iir foc.pron 1, 70  
187 they re subj.pron 1, 70  
187 they -ʋr obj.pron 22  
187 they -ʋr poss.pron 22  
188 what? word info meeta   1, 64  
189 who? word info iyé   9  
190 other ööch      
191 all meyinisin   3  
192 and me   2  
192 and nge   10  
193 if ika   1  
194 how? word info ifa   12  
195 no, not aawp   14  
195 no, not -se   4  
196 to count ánnáyá   12  
197 One word info eet   1  
197 One word info e-   1  
197 One word info se-   44  
198 Two word info rúwa-   1  
199 Three word info één   1  
199 Three word info wúnú-   1  
200 Four word info faan   1, 69  
200 Four word info fa-   1, 66  
200 Four word info faa-   1, 66  
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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