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Language: Uvea, West

Source/Author:  POLLEX 2000 (Bruce Biggs & Ross Clark) 
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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:Central Pacific:East Fijian-Polynesian:Polynesian:Nuclear:Samoic-Outlier:Futunic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lima Five; hand-arm 1  
2 left sema Gauche (Hmn) 11  
3 right matau Right-handed, skilful (Hmn) 5, 13  
4 leg/foot vae Foot, leg (Hmn) 1, 100  
5 to walk haele Aller (Hmn) 6  
6 road/path ala Road 1  
7 to come 'au mai   1, 44  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim kakau Swim 5  
9 to swim kaua Swim (Hmn) 5  
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin      
13 back word info ivi/tua/ Pollex 06: Ivi/tua/. :Back (Hmn). 11  
14 belly tinae Belly 19, 34  
14 belly tinae Pollex 06: Tinae. :Belly. 19, 34  
15 bone      
16 intestines      
17 liver ate Liver 1  
18 breast uu Sein (Hmn) 1  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear mataku Afraid, fear 1  
23 blood toto Blood 4  
24 head ulu Head 1  
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
27 nose isu Nose 1  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell songi Pollex 06: Smell (sth.) (Hmn). 9  
29 to sniff, smell songia Pollex 06: Smell (sth.) (Hmn). 9  
30 mouth ngutu Pollex 06: Ngutu. :Mouth, beak, muzzle (Hmn). 2  
31 tooth      
32 tongue fag/alelo/ Tongue 15  
33 to laugh kata Laugh 7  
34 to cry tangi Cry 1  
35 to vomit lu/lua/ Vomit 8  
36 to spit      
37 to eat kai Food, eat 1, 44  
38 to chew word info ngau-a Chew (cane, purau etc.) (Hmn) 8  
39 to cook word info tao/na Cook in earth oven 10  
40 to drink inu Drink 1  
41 to bite uu Pollex 06: Bite (Hmn). 8  
41 to bite uutia Pollex 06: Bite (Hmn). 9  
42 to suck      
43 ear      
44 to hear longo/na Hear, listen 1  
45 eye mata Face 1  
46 to see kite-a Pollex 06: Kite-a. :Look at, see (Hmn). 1  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep moe Sleep 10  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream miti Dream 36  
51 to sit hnoo Pollex 06: Hnoo. :Sit, stay, live (regarded as borrowig from Iai) (Hmn). 16  
51 to sit noo Pollex 06: Noo. :Sit, stay, live (Hmn). 16  
52 to stand tuu Stand 2  
53 person/human being tagata Man 1, 66  
54 man/male tagata Man 12, 14  
55 woman/female fafine Woman 1, 106  
55 woman/female fine Woman, girl, female, wife (Dty) 1, 41  
56 child      
57 husband      
58 wife fafine Woman 5, 68  
58 wife fine Woman, girl, female, wife (Dty) 5, 89  
59 mother tinana Mother 1  
60 father tamana Pollex 06: Tamana. :Father (Hmn). 1  
61 house fale House 14  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name ingoa Pollex 06: Ingoa. :Name. 6  
64 to say      
65 rope u/maea Pollex 06: U/maea/. :Rope (U 1888) (Hmn). 10  
65 rope tuku/tuku Pollex 06: Tuku/tuku. :Rope (slack) (Hmn).    
66 to tie up, fasten lii-tia Tie up 14, 16  
67 to sew word info tui/a Sew 13  
68 needle sau Needle 1  
68 needle sika Netting needle 9  
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info fana Arc, tirer ... l'arc (Hmn) 1  
71 to stab, pierce suki Pollex 06: Suki. :Spear, stab, pierce. 1, 8  
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal kaia Steal 7  
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead mate Dead, ill 1  
76 to live, be alive maauli Pollex 06: Maauli. :Life, living, to live (Hmn). 1, 76  
77 to scratch word info alati/a Gratter (quelque partie du corps) (Hmn) 10  
78 to cut, hack word info isi/a Split 10  
78 to cut, hack word info tuu/tia Couper 17  
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info mafaa Fendiller (le bois); fendille, crevasse 5, 72  
81 sharp mata/kakai Pollex 06: Mata/kakai. :Sharp, pointed (Hmn). 14, 16, 67  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant tokia Semer, planter (Hmn) 4, 5  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info somo (Coco) germant; germer (Hmn) 7  
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info lomi/a Press down with hand 10  
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig keli/a Dig (a hole) 1  
91 to buy taui Payment; pay (Hmn) 9  
91 to buy tauia Payment; pay (Hmn) 9  
92 to open, uncover afagia To open (hand, eyes, door, wound) (Hmn) 9  
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info singa Fall 44  
96 dog      
97 bird manu Animal, bird. (WUH) insect (Hmn) 1  
98 egg      
99 feather fulu Pollex 06: Fulu. :Feathers. 1  
100 wing pakakau Epaule, aile, nageoire de tortue (Hmn) 1, 59  
101 to fly lele Fly 11  
102 rat kimoa Pollex 06: Kimoa. :Rat, mouse (Hmn). 14  
103 meat/flesh io Pollex 06: Io. :Flesh. 10  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
106 snake fei Pollex 06: <Fei. :Snake (1888)>.    
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kutu popaale Bed louse 1, 6  
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
111 fish ika Fish n 1  
112 rotten word info popo Rotten 14  
113 branch word info laalaa Branch 1, 33  
114 leaf lau Leaf 1  
115 root aka Root 2  
116 flower sei Pollex 06: Sei. :Flower (Hmn). 9  
117 fruit fua Fruit 1  
118 grass      
119 earth/soil kele Earth 10  
120 stone fatu Pierre, caillou 1  
120 stone koofatu Hard, light-brown stone [<] 1, 39 L?
121 sand one Sand 1  
122 water word info tai Pollex 06: Tai. :Water (kind of water is marked by adjectives) (Hmn). 2  
123 to flow      
124 sea tai   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest uu/lakau Grove 15, 13  
127 woods/forest vao Forest 14  
128 sky langi Sky 1  
129 moon masina Lune, mois (Hmn) 37, 5  
130 star      
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain ua Rain 1  
134 thunder fatutuli Thunder (Hmn). (1880-1916) 14  
134 thunder fatitili (1850) 14  
134 thunder fatetili (1860) (Balad) 14  
135 lightning wiila Lightning 2  
136 wind matagi Wind 1, 66  
137 to blow word info angi/angi Blow 8  
138 warm word info mafana Lukewarm 1, 72  
139 cold word info makalili Cold 1, 52  
140 dry word info masa Dried up (of a well) 11  
140 dry word info maloo Sec (Hmn) 13  
141 wet      
142 heavy momafa Heavy, pregnancy 46  
143 fire afi Feu (Hmn) 1  
144 to burn word info tafu/na Light a fire. (WUH) cook over fire (Hmn) 8  
145 smoke word info au Smoke 2  
146 ash      
147 black uli Black 7  
148 white sina Pollex 06: Sina. :White. 66  
149 red melo Red 1, 16  
150 yellow melo Yellow 11?  
151 green      
152 small toko/isi Pollex 06: Toko/isi/ (WUH) (Hmn)., small.    
153 big      
154 short word info      
155 long word info loa Long 12  
156 thin word info manifi Thin 1  
157 thick word info      
158 narrow lau/liki Pollex 06: Lau/liki. :Narrow (Leverd). 84  
158 narrow lauliki Pollex 06: Lauliki. :Narrow (Leverd). 84  
159 wide      
160 painful, sick momae Pain (1880 WUM) (Hmn) 10  
160 painful, sick mumae Distress, pain, toil (Hmn) 10  
161 shy, ashamed maa Be ashamed (Hmn) 1  
162 old word info      
163 new foou New 1  
164 good maarie Good 16  
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true tonu Correct 8  
167 night poo Night 1  
168 day ao Day (not night) 1, 54  
169 year tau Year 1  
170 when? word info afea Quand? (Hmn) 5  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info kake Climb 32  
173 at i At 1  
174 in, inside loto Interior, inside of anything; deep (Hmn) 5  
175 above alunga Au-dessus; vers le haut; surface; partie sup√©rieure (Hmn) 9  
176 below      
177 this denei Pollex 06: Denei. :This. 7, 1  
178 that      
179 near      
180 far mumao Far off, distant 13  
181 where? word info i/fea Where? 3, 35  
182 I i/au/ I, me 1, 21  
183 thou ge (Ply) 5  
183 thou goe You (Sing.) 1  
183 thou goe You (Sing.) 1  
184 he/she ia Third person singular personal pronoun 1  
185 we word info kita First person inclusive marker (Ply) 1  
185 we word info gima (Ply 1970) [<] 2 L
186 you ge (Ply) 1  
186 you godou (Ply) 16  
187 they      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info ai Pollex 06: Who? (Hmn). 1  
189 who? word info wai Pollex 06: Who? (Hmn). 1, 19  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info tahi One 14, 48  
198 Two word info lua Two 1  
199 Three word info tolu Three 1  
200 Four word info fa Four 1, 66  
201 Five word info lima Five, hand-arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
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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