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Language: Dehu

Source/Author:  Blust, from Tryon & Hackman (1983) 
Notes:  Tryon, D.T. & Hackman, B. (1983) Solomon Islands languages: an internal classification. 
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:Loyalty Islands 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand wanakoim   1  
2 left wami   1, 59  
3 right maca   5, 13  
4 leg/foot waca   13  
5 to walk aehnatro      
6 road/path sane   1?  
6 road/path go|jeñ   1  
7 to come traqa      
8 to turn word info xei      
9 to swim aj   30  
10 dirty taidro      
11 dust thotho   65?  
11 dust xaxau   78  
12 skin kupein cf 103 1?  
13 back word info ju   82  
13 back word info hutrö      
14 belly akawaneinaea      
15 bone jun   2  
16 intestines ixel   92  
17 liver idre   1  
18 breast thi   1  
18 breast xeñë      
19 shoulder hnaiap      
20 to know, be knowledgeable waŋatemekuñin      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ate      
21 to think mekun      
22 to fear pulitötëtin      
22 to fear xou[ën]   1?  
23 blood madra cf 149 1  
24 head he      
25 neck ñinawa   18  
26 hair word info ipene|he      
26 hair word info ihe      
27 nose hnafij      
28 to breathe mano 0r 17? 1  
29 to sniff, smell punepunën   42  
30 mouth      
30 mouth ula      
30 mouth ineqë      
31 tooth ñö   1  
32 tongue thinem   26  
33 to laugh qenehñima   48?  
33 to laugh saxaja      
34 to cry sheitrë      
34 to cry teij   1  
35 to vomit nanatin      
35 to vomit nuan   8  
36 to spit hñijuën   14  
37 to eat xen   1  
38 to chew word info muñamuña      
38 to chew word info huce      
38 to chew word info atra   22?  
39 to cook word info atron   9  
40 to drink ij   69  
41 to bite tratra      
41 to bite hej      
41 to bite geth   1  
42 to suck guman   17, 88  
42 to suck fuluth      
43 ear ineŋeñë   1?  
43 ear ñaŋeñyë   1?  
44 to hear deŋ   1  
45 eye ala|mek   1  
46 to see öhn      
46 to see waŋ   123  
46 to see goeën   123  
47 to yawn thotesi      
47 to yawn hoae   19, 30  
48 to sleep meköl   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream puj   75  
51 to sit lapa   61  
52 to stand cil   2  
53 person/human being nöj      
53 person/human being at   4  
54 man/male trah|mañ   1, 14  
55 woman/female xeze      
56 child nekön[at]   5  
56 child kuku      
57 husband tefën   15  
58 wife föe      
59 mother thin   1  
60 father kaka   19  
60 father kem   1  
61 house uma   1  
62 thatch/roof jez      
63 name ejen   1, 18  
64 to say qaja      
64 to say ulatin      
64 to say hape      
65 rope ho      
66 to tie up, fasten oth      
66 to tie up, fasten wejecan      
67 to sew word info cai   1?  
67 to sew word info can      
68 needle nilan nilan (L?)   L
68 needle jöm   40 L
69 to hunt word info köjë      
70 to shoot word info kuqan   23  
71 to stab, pierce thin   12  
71 to stab, pierce us      
72 to hit word info popoth      
72 to hit word info satimon      
72 to hit word info tha   10?  
73 to steal xom apaten      
73 to steal ënön   1, 58  
74 to kill jahwa      
74 to kill humuth      
75 to die, be dead mec[in]   1  
76 to live, be alive sheweŋönie      
77 to scratch word info xoxo      
78 to cut, hack word info sha      
79 stick/wood jia      
80 to split word info weketh   34?  
80 to split word info aŋaŋan      
81 sharp inenë      
82 dull, blunt eon   1  
83 to work word info huliwan   42  
84 to plant tran   2  
85 to choose iën      
86 to grow word info cipa   1?  
87 to swell word info cipa   12  
88 to squeeze word info hutra      
89 to hold word info göleti   35?  
90 to dig sin   1?  
90 to dig kuj   33?  
91 to buy itön      
92 to open, uncover shath      
92 to open, uncover thethë      
93 to pound, beat word info thagöligölin   20, 2?  
94 to throw word info tij      
94 to throw word info kuiën      
94 to throw word info hloth      
95 to fall word info malaxan      
95 to fall word info kei   132  
96 dog kuli   L L
97 bird sine miñ   1?  
97 bird waco      
98 egg wakuja   1  
99 feather pen   1  
100 wing iapen cf 19 2?  
101 to fly sesë   93  
101 to fly wehñitrë      
102 rat aji      
103 meat/flesh kupein cf 12    
103 meat/flesh ijön cf 12    
104 fat/grease gilis [E] Loan   L
105 tail punepunën      
106 snake un   43  
107 worm (earthworm) trutrulu      
107 worm (earthworm) lali      
108 louse word info ötë   1  
109 mosquito truala      
110 spider noña      
111 fish i   1  
112 rotten word info hñeqet      
113 branch word info umen      
114 leaf drön   1  
115 root wan   2  
116 flower      
117 fruit we|n   1  
118 grass haõ      
119 earth/soil tepadro   1  
119 earth/soil helep      
119 earth/soil dro   1  
120 stone sine git      
120 stone etë   1  
121 sand ŋöni   1  
122 water word info medrixadra      
123 to flow neni      
124 sea hna|gejë   1?  
125 salt soot (E)   L
126 lake husapa      
127 woods/forest hnaxulu   15?  
128 sky hneŋö|drai   1  
129 moon melem   7?  
129 moon teu      
129 moon trexöjie      
130 star wëtesij      
131 cloud word info iaeŋ   37?  
131 cloud word info iaw   12  
132 fog      
133 rain mani [ën]      
134 thunder hedeŋ      
135 lightning samek   15?  
136 wind cp Nengone 1  
137 to blow word info siej      
137 to blow word info uf   4  
137 to blow word info hnahna   13  
138 warm word info keu   45  
139 cold word info nanazij      
139 cold word info lepañ      
140 dry word info qaqacil      
140 dry word info weliwel   11  
141 wet hmuhmu      
142 heavy hace pena      
143 fire   1  
143 fire anijë   46  
144 to burn word info manith      
144 to burn word info deuth      
145 smoke word info so ne eë   2  
145 smoke word info haj   2?  
146 ash      
147 black wetewet   90  
148 white wië   22  
149 red madra cf 23 1?  
150 yellow hmed   45  
151 green hatr      
152 small jifini      
152 small co      
153 big tru      
154 short word info hopat   34?  
155 long word info hoea      
156 thin word info hmelele   22  
157 thick word info hme|kön   3  
158 narrow ilit   20?  
159 wide ishaisha      
160 painful, sick wezipo      
160 painful, sick iñi      
161 shy, ashamed leleëmek   1  
161 shy, ashamed hmahmaen   1  
162 old word info qat      
163 new hñipixe      
164 good loi   18  
165 bad, evil ŋazo      
166 correct, true meköt      
166 correct, true ñipi      
167 night jid   11  
168 day drai   6  
169 year macate      
170 when? word info eu      
171 to hide word info thuŋ      
172 to climb word info elë   23?  
173 at      
174 in, inside ŋöne   15?  
174 in, inside e kuhu      
174 in, inside hnin   15?  
175 above      
176 below [kulu] fen      
177 this celë      
178 that      
179 near easheñ   56  
179 near alemi      
180 far simesim   31  
181 where? word info tro ië   88  
181 where? word info e ka      
182 I ŋö   1  
182 I eni   1, 22  
183 thou hmunë   3  
184 he/she xapo      
185 we word info eëshë      
185 we word info ñihunie      
185 we word info eahun      
186 you epun   23  
187 they aŋat      
188 what? word info nemen      
189 who? word info dei   1?  
190 other xapo      
191 all nöjei      
192 and me   2  
192 and ŋe   2  
193 if ma|ine   3, 12  
194 how? word info nemen      
195 no, not ohea   45  
196 to count e numeran     L
197 One word info ca[s]   1  
198 Two word info lue|te   1  
199 Three word info köni|te   1  
200 Four word info eke|te   1  
201 Five word info tripi   1?  
202 Six word info cangömen   1  
203 Seven word info luengömen      
204 Eight word info köningömen   19  
205 Nine word info ekengömen   16  
206 Ten word info luepi      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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