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Language: Woleai

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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:
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      
184 he/she -a- obj.pron x  
182 I -aɪ poss.pron x  
27 nose -bootɪ   1, 12  
186 you -gamiɪ obj.pron x  
185 we word info -gisha obj.pron 1, 42  
183 thou -go obj.pron 1  
187 they -ira obj.pron 1, 70  
187 they -ira poss.pron 1, 70  
184 he/she -la poss.pron x  
186 you -miɪ poss.pron x  
183 thou -mwʊ poss.pron x  
185 we word info -sha poss.pron 1, 42  
152 small -shigɪ   81  
195 no, not -taɪ   4  
182 I -yɪ   x  
126 lake [leoriya]      
112 rotten word info baa   17  
119 earth/soil beolɪʊ   13  
148 white beshɛ   11  
138 warm word info beshɪ   10  
166 correct, true biungɪʊ   12  
167 night bongɪ   1  
87 to swell word info boo   9  
7 to come buu-      
149 red ccaa   97  
142 heavy ccaʊ   9  
152 small cciilɪ      
141 wet ccogo   12  
23 blood chaa   1  
86 to grow word info chi      
195 no, not eeba   14  
176 below faa-   1  
200 Four word info faa-   1, 66  
55 woman/female faifilɛ   1, 47  
200 Four word info fangɪ   1, 67  
153 big farɨ-gitɪ      
86 to grow word info fasa   23  
120 stone fasɪʊ   1  
118 grass fatilɪ   1  
84 to plant fato-giɪ   6  
120 stone faɪʊ   1  
146 ash felanga   8  
139 cold word info feoiu   11  
33 to laugh ffasa   10  
163 new ffeo   1  
85 to choose filiɪ   1  
164 good fishɪ   19  
144 to burn word info fisng-egɪ   93  
103 meat/flesh fitigo   10  
57 husband fitiyom mwale      
58 wife fitiyom shoabute      
130 star fiusiu   1  
88 to squeeze word info fiya-a   15  
39 to cook word info ga-metaa   19, 82  
151 green gaa-rawe-rawa   13, 52  
186 you gaamiɪ foc.pron 1, 13  
182 I gaangɪʊ foc.pron 12  
64 to say gaaɪʊ   144  
164 good gaccɪʊ   63  
186 you gai subj.pron. x  
37 to eat gangiɪ   1  
179 near garepa   13  
193 if gareɛ   7  
125 salt gasiigaa apparent loan from Chamorro (see Bender et al. 2003)   L
89 to hold word info ge-mwmwashiu-a   16  
183 thou geela foc.pron 6  
96 dog gelaagʊ     Loan < Cha
90 to dig gelɪ   1  
66 to tie up, fasten geogeo   113  
145 smoke word info gera-atɪʊ   2  
132 fog geraatiuyet   78  
11 dust geraatiuyetɪʊ      
77 to scratch word info geri-gerɪ   12  
102 rat geshɪ   16  
185 we word info giisha foc.pron 1, 42  
12 skin gilɪ   1  
152 small giti-giitɪ   80  
41 to bite giu-giu   9  
41 to bite giu-wa   9  
20 to know, be knowledgeable giula-a   18  
108 louse word info giusɪʊ   1  
183 thou go subj.pron. 1  
78 to cut, hack word info gopii-ya   20  
131 cloud word info goshoʊ   15  
1 hand gumwushu   9  
182 I i subj.pron. obj.pron x  
173 at i-   1  
194 how? word info ifaa   12  
111 fish iga   1  
187 they iira foc.pron 1, 70  
181 where? word info iiya   37  
184 he/she iiya foc.pron 1  
170 when? word info ileeta   1, 24  
191 all ilegi-      
61 house imwa   1, 48  
63 name ita   66  
189 who? word info iteɪʊ   9  
105 tail iugɪʊ   1  
99 feather iula   30  
40 to drink iuliumiɪ   1  
40 to drink iulɪʊ   1  
79 stick/wood iuraa   2  
25 neck iuwa   18  
91 to buy k-ka-meo   11  
104 fat/grease kiriisɪ Loan   L
82 dull, blunt kkabʊ   13  
81 sharp kkangɪ   14, 68  
36 to spit kutʊ   14, 89  
178 that la   1  
173 at la-i-   2  
106 snake labute      
5 to walk lago   1  
174 in, inside lalo-   1  
56 child lalʊ   5  
109 mosquito lamwʊ   1  
128 sky langɪ   1  
173 at lee- irregular initial consonant - *d > r 20  
32 tongue lewɛ   17  
110 spider ligesuburaaraa   7  
74 to kill lii-ya   11  
161 shy, ashamed maa   1  
157 thick word info maaliualɪʊ   3  
76 to live, be alive maiurɪʊ   1, 76  
156 thin word info malifɪ   1  
97 bird malɪʊ   1  
21 to think mangi-a   11  
134 thunder mangiungiu   17  
112 rotten word info masha   50  
48 to sleep masiurɪʊ   1  
75 to die, be dead masɛ   1  
45 eye mata   1  
160 painful, sick matagɪ   1  
51 to sit matto   18, 101  
192 and me   2  
76 to live, be alive melawa   7  
129 moon merama   7  
22 to fear metagʊ   1  
188 what? word info mettaa   1, 64  
33 to laugh mmalɪ   3  
47 to yawn moa-li-gatelɪʊ   19  
154 short word info mw-mwosho   12  
54 man/male mwaalɛ   1  
171 to hide word info mwalo   4  
73 to steal mwashogo   9  
107 worm (earthworm) mwata   10  
35 to vomit mwmwuta   1  
37 to eat mwongoo   8  
59 mother naanaa (mummy) 1, 83  
28 to breathe ng-ngasa   10  
192 and nge   10  
31 tooth ngii   30  
38 to chew word info ngiu-   11  
29 to sniff, smell ngiuri-a   32  
165 bad, evil ngngawa   11  
166 correct, true nnet   67  
95 to fall word info p-piungɪʊ   15  
196 to count paa-paa   11  
191 all paanga      
134 thunder pacca   15, 16  
80 to split word info pagiu-a   8  
3 right paiukofo      
2 left paiutakofo      
70 to shoot word info pakkɪ   4  
140 dry word info palɛ   67  
100 wing palʊ   7  
116 flower peo   10  
4 leg/foot pesheɛ   15  
146 ash peyasa   7  
73 to steal pirafa   8  
121 sand ppiya   12  
10 dirty pwpwelɪʊ   74  
93 to pound, beat word info pwpwoo   3  
113 branch word info raa   1  
169 year ragɪ   24  
150 yellow range-ranga   13  
168 day rannɪ   6  
187 they re subj.pron 1, 70  
173 at ree-   20  
198 Two word info riuwa-   1  
44 to hear rongo-rongo   1  
119 earth/soil salo      
56 child sarɪ   7  
124 sea satɪ   1  
197 One word info se-   14  
123 to flow seetɪ      
199 Three word info selɪ-   1  
64 to say serɪʊ   14  
69 to hunt word info shagee-ya   9  
122 water word info shalɪʊ   1  
55 woman/female shaobuto   7  
114 leaf sheo   1  
158 narrow sheo-gitɪ   66  
159 wide sheo-lapa   9, 48  
24 head shimwa   11  
15 bone shiu   2  
68 needle shiu   66?  
147 black shoalo   8  
190 other shokela semweou   27  
190 other shokelale   27  
185 we word info si subj.pron. 9  
59 mother sila (mother) 1  
52 to stand siu-   2  
93 to pound, beat word info siugiu-siugɪʊ   20, 2  
98 egg siugiunnɪʊ   1, 66  
42 to suck soro-   66  
8 to turn word info sossor   13  
92 to open, uncover suugiɪ   11  
16 intestines taa   14  
13 back word info tagiurɪʊ   12  
43 ear talinga   1  
119 earth/soil talo   1  
65 rope talɪ   1  
60 father tama   1  
34 to cry tangɪ   1  
124 sea tatɪ   1  
94 to throw word info te-ttara   103  
67 to sew word info teeteɛ   2  
78 to cut, hack word info tepa-giɪ   19  
80 to split word info tile-ngiɪ   29  
18 breast tiutɪʊ   1  
7 to come too-   9  
71 to stab, pierce tou-toʊ   13  
50 to dream ttala   9  
180 far ttawa   1  
162 old word info tugofaɪ   54  
86 to grow word info tumwula   22  
172 to climb word info téégiɪ   8  
14 belly uba   11  
137 to blow word info uguu-a   15  
133 rain uta   1  
117 fruit uwaa   1  
115 root wagara   2  
127 woods/forest walɪʊ   17  
196 to count wate-watɛ   10  
72 to hit word info wau-ti-a      
135 lightning were-werɛ   11  
46 to see weriɪ   10  
72 to hit word info wishii-ya   15  
175 above woa-   2  
49 to lie down word info wolo-   1  
9 to swim yafa   7  
143 fire yafɪ   1  
21 to think yagi-yagi   12  
6 road/path yala   1  
101 to fly yalɪ   13  
26 hair word info yan-ni-shimwa yan = hair, shimwa = head 11  
150 yellow yango-yango   9  
136 wind yangɪ   1  
19 shoulder yarafa   1  
53 person/human being yaremata   67, 70  
62 thatch/roof yaso   1  
17 liver yasɛ   1  
30 mouth yawa   36  
177 this ye   1, 18  
184 he/she ye subj.pron x  
155 long word info yelaɪ   13  
199 Three word info yelɪ   1  
83 to work word info yengaanga   12  
197 One word info yeta   1  
171 to hide word info yopɛ   5  

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