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Language: Kwara'ae (Solomon Islands')

Source/Author:  David Gegeo 
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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:Southeast Solomonic:Malaita-San Cristobal:Malaita:Northern 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lima   1  
2 left mauli irregular reflex of *w 1, 59  
3 right o'olo irregular change to initial vowel 10  
4 leg/foot 'ae irregular *q > ʔ 1  
5 to walk fali   10  
6 road/path tala   1  
7 to come leka ma'i   1, 86  
8 to turn word info abula irregular *o > a 32  
9 to swim 'aru irregular *R > r 5  
10 dirty bili'a   13  
11 dust fulafula   64  
12 skin 'uli'uli   1  
13 back word info ili   102  
14 belly sira abdomen    
14 belly oga stomach 36  
15 bone suli   52  
16 intestines oga karefo   16  
17 liver sa'e fou irregular *t > ʔ, perhaps post loss insertion 1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder gwau 'aba'aba   65, 11  
20 to know, be knowledgeable sai irregular *e > i 35  
21 to think manata   15  
22 to fear ma'u   1  
23 blood 'abu   5  
24 head gwan irregular *au > a 9  
25 neck lua   18  
26 hair word info ifu   13  
27 nose raka      
28 to breathe mango irregular *ŋ > g 47  
29 to sniff, smell moko   13  
30 mouth kwaka   1  
31 tooth lifa irregular *o > a 1, 35  
32 tongue mea   7  
33 to laugh ga'a   15  
34 to cry angi   1  
35 to vomit moa irregular *u > o 1  
36 to spit ngisu   14, 58  
37 to eat 'ani   1  
37 to eat fanga   1, 53  
38 to chew word info damu   34  
38 to chew word info dami   34  
39 to cook word info do'ofi roast    
39 to cook word info du'uru roast    
40 to drink kwa'u irregular *k > kw 30  
41 to bite 'ala   1  
42 to suck loto irregular *l > n, perhaps influence from Langalanga 1, 28  
43 ear alinga   1  
44 to hear rongo   1  
45 eye   1  
46 to see lisi irregular *e > i 14, 94  
47 to yawn mamakwa   19  
48 to sleep maliu   60  
48 to sleep mo'osu   58  
49 to lie down word info teo   9  
50 to dream malinble      
50 to dream mo'osubole   14, 10  
51 to sit tua      
52 to stand tata'e stand up 9  
52 to stand ū   2  
53 person/human being ngwae irregular loss of *n 43  
54 man/male ngwangwane   1  
55 woman/female kini irregular *e > i 8  
56 child ngela irregular *mw > ŋ 8  
56 child ngwela   8  
57 husband ara'i   20  
58 wife 'afe   13  
59 mother te'a   8  
60 father ma'a   1, 67  
61 house luma   1  
61 house fera   29  
62 thatch/roof sao   1  
63 name sata   1, 18  
64 to say sae   68  
65 rope 'aba kwalo   2  
66 to tie up, fasten firi   18  
67 to sew word info tai   2  
68 needle sügila      
68 needle nila loan 16 L
69 to hunt word info ru'u   13  
70 to shoot word info fana   1  
71 to stab, pierce kumu   57  
72 to hit word info kwa'i irregular *i > e 16  
73 to steal bili   12, 48  
74 to kill saungi   18  
75 to die, be dead mae   1  
76 to live, be alive mauri   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info kame   14  
78 to cut, hack word info lae   68  
79 stick/wood 'ai   1  
80 to split word info kakasi-   42  
81 sharp to'o   71  
82 dull, blunt fufu   35  
83 to work word info rao   14  
84 to plant fasi   12  
85 to choose fili   1  
85 to choose efo      
86 to grow word info bulao   10  
87 to swell word info ubu   12  
88 to squeeze word info fele   20  
89 to hold word info dau   17  
90 to dig 'ili   1  
91 to buy foli   1  
91 to buy usi   14  
92 to open, uncover 'ifi   15  
93 to pound, beat word info sau   4  
94 to throw word info 'ui   15  
95 to fall word info 'asi   18  
96 dog kui   7  
97 bird manu   1  
97 bird no'o   37  
98 egg fakala   9  
99 feather ifu   7  
100 wing 'aba' aba   1, 12  
101 to fly lofo   1  
102 rat 'asufe   3  
103 meat/flesh fasi   10, 65  
104 fat/grease ofomā      
105 tail ku'iku'i   1, 57  
106 snake loi   15  
107 worm (earthworm) ngwangwa   10  
108 louse word info u   1  
109 mosquito simi   13  
110 spider garo   11  
111 fish i'a   1  
112 rotten word info ngwa'a      
113 branch word info rara   1, 33  
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root lali   16  
116 flower taka['ai]   12  
117 fruit fa'i a classifier    
118 grass laua   16  
119 earth/soil ano   1  
120 stone fau   1  
121 sand one   1  
122 water word info kafo   5  
123 to flow afe   10  
124 sea asi   1  
125 salt asila salty 1  
126 lake 'osi      
127 woods/forest masu'u   21  
127 woods/forest masu'ua   21  
128 sky salo   13  
129 moon madama   7  
130 star bulubulu   14  
131 cloud word info gwa'i salo      
132 fog gafu irregular *k > g 1, 55  
133 rain uta   1  
134 thunder kirī   21  
135 lightning binabina   48  
136 wind iru irregular *o > i 13, 67  
136 wind ara   55  
137 to blow word info liu      
137 to blow word info ufi   4  
138 warm word info 'ako'ako   13  
139 cold word info gwari   13  
140 dry word info langalanga   49  
140 dry word info 'eke'eke irregular *a > e 86  
141 wet isila      
142 heavy kulu   11  
143 fire mafula      
144 to burn word info do'ofi      
145 smoke word info sasu   2  
146 ash fu'afu'a   11  
147 black gwa   65  
148 white kwao   16  
148 white kakasinato'a      
149 red meo   68  
150 yellow sasako'a   52  
151 green marako irregular *w > ko, expected **kwa 13  
152 small ti'iti'i      
152 small te'ete'e      
153 big doe      
154 short word info dokodoko   57  
155 long word info keta      
156 thin word info ti'iti'i      
157 thick word info babu'ula      
158 narrow susu      
159 wide reba irregular *a > e 48  
160 painful, sick   16  
160 painful, sick matai   1  
161 shy, ashamed 'eke      
162 old word info ngwaro   12  
163 new faolo   1  
163 new faulu   1  
164 good le'a   20  
165 bad, evil ta'a   1  
166 correct, true to'o   6  
166 correct, true saga      
167 night rodo   11  
168 day aso   1, 54  
168 day bangi irregular *d > b (perhaps from expected **g)    
169 year fa'ingali   55  
169 year falisi   8  
170 when? word info angita   1, 41, 41  
171 to hide word info ago   8  
172 to climb word info ra'e   10  
173 at a-      
174 in, inside sae-      
175 above fafo   2  
176 below olofa   62  
177 this nini this here 28  
177 this ne'e this here 1  
178 that nena that there 1  
179 near karangi   1, 75  
180 far tau   1  
181 where? word info ['i]fa'i      
182 I nau   1, 22  
183 thou oe you sg. 1  
184 he/she nia   1, 6  
185 we word info kulu   68  
185 we word info kia   1  
185 we word info kaimili   2  
185 we word info kami   2  
186 you kaumulu you all 1, 32  
187 they kira they all 1, 69  
188 what? word info tae   1, 52  
189 who? word info tai   1  
190 other      
191 all ta'ifau   17  
192 and ma   2  
193 if di'ia   21  
194 how? word info fa'uta   33  
195 no, not noa'a   75  
196 to count to'omani   14  
197 One word info eta   32  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info ulu irregular *o > u 1  
200 Four word info fai   1, 65  
201 Five word info lima Five, hand-arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
202 Six word info ɔōn six 1  
203 Seven word info fiu Seven (Shn).(Source: Pollex) 1  
204 Eight word info kwalu Pollex 06: Kwalu. :Eight (Shn). 3  
205 Nine word info siɔk nine 5  
206 Ten word info taŋhual ten 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info teʔ talaŋeʔru one hundred 39  
210 One Thousand word info teʔ taʔenru one thousand    

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