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Language: Taiof

Source/Author:  Malcolm Ross 
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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:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:New Ireland:South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic:Nehan-North Bougainville:Saposa-Tinputz 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nima-naih   1  
2 left keruk   17  
3 right matou   5, 13  
4 leg/foot mou-naih   61  
5 to walk tan   32  
6 road/path sanan   1  
7 to come om   1  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim sisiuf   12  
10 dirty boŋ cf 'night' 16  
11 dust ku|af cf.146 1  
12 skin pua-naih      
13 back word info touno-naih   12  
14 belly koma-naih   44  
15 bone tuana-naih   1, 10  
16 intestines tsinaih   1  
17 liver at   1  
18 breast sus   1  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable nat   98  
21 to think      
22 to fear orav      
23 blood rafatsiŋ   8  
24 head patu-naih   9  
25 neck gogo-naih   27  
26 hair word info funu-naih   31  
27 nose usu-naih   1  
28 to breathe sifuas   43  
29 to sniff, smell taof      
30 mouth ŋue-naih   2  
31 tooth ŋisi-naih   24  
32 tongue mia-naih   7  
33 to laugh or      
34 to cry taŋis   1  
35 to vomit nua   8  
36 to spit kisuf spittle 19, 91  
37 to eat aiŋ (<M?) cf 167,168 1?  
38 to chew word info aŋas   12  
39 to cook word info nana bake 108  
39 to cook word info fahonon boil 54  
40 to drink yiu      
41 to bite koteh   12  
42 to suck sus   25  
43 ear teina-naih   1  
44 to hear noŋon   1, 36  
45 eye mata-naih   1  
46 to see abar      
47 to yawn muaf   19  
48 to sleep goros   14  
49 to lie down word info tahun   51  
50 to dream tora   16?  
51 to sit vagum   79  
52 to stand tutun   2, 69  
53 person/human being mes      
54 man/male tsoiŋ   46, 68  
55 woman/female moun   11  
56 child bai   11  
57 husband natso-naih   57  
58 wife natu-naih      
59 mother tsina-naih   1  
60 father tama-naih   1  
61 house numa   1  
62 thatch/roof votof   1  
63 name asaŋ   1, 18  
64 to say keta   55  
65 rope afon   14  
66 to tie up, fasten kitskits   20  
67 to sew word info vir      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info naiŋ      
70 to shoot word info fana   1  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info rak      
73 to steal kabuts      
74 to kill atuiŋ   18  
75 to die, be dead mat-en   1  
76 to live, be alive toto   8  
77 to scratch word info kar   12  
78 to cut, hack word info vinau      
79 stick/wood paiŋ      
80 to split word info vosa      
81 sharp aiŋ   14  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info binun      
84 to plant takan      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info gian      
87 to swell word info pua      
88 to squeeze word info pots   18  
89 to hold word info naom   50  
90 to dig baira   30  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info tat   68  
95 to fall word info tsidup      
96 dog kas   31  
97 bird marei   33  
98 egg tah      
99 feather funu   1  
100 wing pakpak   33  
101 to fly ruaf   1  
102 rat kiso   3, 88  
103 meat/flesh veno   10  
104 fat/grease kovar      
105 tail fenen      
106 snake kora   18  
107 worm (earthworm) tsitsi      
108 louse word info bik      
109 mosquito kusi   15  
110 spider      
111 fish yian   1  
112 rotten word info murak   79  
113 branch word info nan   1  
114 leaf noun   1  
115 root voran   2  
116 flower purpur   13  
117 fruit kat seed    
118 grass aufiŋ      
119 earth/soil peto   16  
120 stone fat   1  
121 sand moŋi|on   1  
122 water word info aurom      
123 to flow tatsiu   78  
124 sea naman   14  
125 salt tasi   20  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest ratu   24  
128 sky koro   76  
129 moon ifa   49  
130 star kotsits      
131 cloud word info koro   19  
132 fog mias      
133 rain raŋits   7  
134 thunder pinaguru   23  
135 lightning pedek      
136 wind aiŋsat      
137 to blow word info taf   25  
138 warm word info fisiki   29  
139 cold word info kour      
140 dry word info parak   17  
141 wet bum      
142 heavy      
143 fire wu|af   1  
144 to burn word info akor      
145 smoke word info um      
146 ash ku|af   1, 69  
147 black boŋ   31  
148 white gose      
149 red marar   1  
150 yellow aŋom   9  
151 green bubuir   17  
152 small ats      
153 big buiŋ   24  
154 short word info kakat   16  
155 long word info viviako      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow kapou      
159 wide taporas   41  
160 painful, sick kamits   18  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new foun   1, 26  
164 good rof      
165 bad, evil iriŋ      
166 correct, true rof      
167 night voiŋ (<M) 1  
168 day naiŋ (<M) 6  
169 year iŋaiŋ   58  
170 when? word info faraiŋ ?    
171 to hide word info kaya      
172 to climb word info      
173 at i   1  
174 in, inside koma-na   7  
175 above patu-na      
176 below fai-na   1  
177 this tar|aih      
178 that av|aih      
178 that tamou|aih      
179 near pana-na      
180 far vivian      
181 where? word info ifia interr adverb 3, 35  
182 I aiŋa      
183 thou anoh   1, 18  
184 he/she aye   1?  
185 we word info aneh   2  
185 we word info amam   2  
186 you aŋim   8  
187 they areh   25  
188 what? word info a sa   1  
189 who? word info e se   1  
190 other mespanan      
191 all kinaih      
192 and an      
193 if      
194 how? word info ifia   24  
195 no, not sikeh   10  
196 to count asas   10  
197 One word info isen   1  
198 Two word info fuan < *pua- 'round obj' + *rua '2' 1  
199 Three word info fopis   4  
200 Four word info fats   1, 65  
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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