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Language: Uvea, West

Source/Author:  POLLEX 2000 (Bruce Biggs & Ross Clark) 
Identifiers:  ISO-639-3:uve  Glottocode: west2516 
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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:
8 to turn word info      
10 dirty      
12 skin      
15 bone      
16 intestines      
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
28 to breathe      
31 tooth      
36 to spit      
42 to suck      
43 ear      
49 to lie down word info      
56 child      
57 husband      
64 to say      
69 to hunt word info      
72 to hit word info      
79 stick/wood      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
85 to choose      
87 to swell word info      
89 to hold word info      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
96 dog      
98 egg      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
118 grass      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
126 lake      
130 star      
131 cloud word info      
141 wet      
146 ash      
151 green      
153 big      
154 short word info      
157 thick word info      
159 wide      
162 old word info      
165 bad, evil      
171 to hide word info      
176 below      
178 that      
179 near      
187 they      
188 what? word info      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
196 to count      
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      
7 to come 'au mai   1, 44  
68 needle sau   1  
124 sea tai   1  
134 thunder fatitili (1850) 14  
134 thunder fatetili (1860) (Balad) 14  
86 to grow word info somo (Coco) germant; germer (Hmn) 7  
183 thou ge (Ply) 5  
186 you ge (Ply) 1  
186 you godou (Ply) 16  
22 to fear mataku Afraid, fear 1  
97 bird manu Animal, bird. (WUH) insect (Hmn) 1  
70 to shoot word info fana Arc, tirer ... l'arc (Hmn) 1  
173 at i At 1  
175 above alunga Au-dessus; vers le haut; surface; partie sup√©rieure (Hmn) 9  
161 shy, ashamed maa Be ashamed (Hmn) 1  
108 louse word info kutu popaale Bed louse 1, 6  
14 belly tinae Belly 19, 34  
147 black uli Black 7  
23 blood toto Blood 4  
137 to blow word info angi/angi Blow 8  
113 branch word info laalaa Branch 1  
38 to chew word info ngau-a Chew (cane, purau etc.) (Hmn) 8  
172 to climb word info kake Climb 32  
139 cold word info makalili Cold 1, 52  
39 to cook word info tao/na Cook in earth oven 10  
166 correct, true tonu Correct 8  
78 to cut, hack word info tuu/tia Couper 17  
34 to cry tangi Cry 1  
168 day ao Day (not night) 1, 54  
75 to die, be dead mate Dead, ill 1  
90 to dig keli/a Dig (a hole) 1  
160 painful, sick mumae Distress, pain, toil (Hmn) 10  
50 to dream miti Dream 36  
140 dry word info masa Dried up (of a well) 11  
40 to drink inu Drink 1  
41 to bite uutia DUP x  
119 earth/soil kele Earth 10  
100 wing pakakau Epaule, aile, nageoire de tortue (Hmn) 1, 59, 88  
45 eye mata Face 1  
95 to fall word info singa Fall 44  
180 far mumao Far off, distant 13  
80 to split word info mafaa Fendiller (le bois); fendille, crevasse 5, 72  
143 fire afi Feu (Hmn) 1  
185 we word info kita First person inclusive marker (Ply) 1  
111 fish ika Fish n 1  
201 Five word info lima Five, hand-arm.(Source: Pollex) 1  
1 hand lima Five; hand-arm 1, 64  
101 to fly lele Fly 11  
37 to eat kai Food, eat 1, 47  
4 leg/foot vae Foot, leg (Hmn) 1, 100  
127 woods/forest vao Forest 14  
200 Four word info fa Four 1, 66  
117 fruit fua Fruit 1  
2 left sema Gauche (Hmn) 11  
164 good maarie Good 16  
77 to scratch word info alati/a Gratter (quelque partie du corps) (Hmn) 10  
127 woods/forest uu/lakau Grove 15, 13  
120 stone koofatu Hard, light-brown stone [<] 1, 39  
24 head ulu Head 1  
44 to hear longo/na Hear, listen 1  
142 heavy momafa Heavy, pregnancy 46  
61 house fale House 14  
182 I i/au/ I, me 1, 21  
174 in, inside loto Interior, inside of anything; deep (Hmn) 5  
197 One word info tahi L from EUvea 41 L
5 to walk haele L from EUvea or Tongan 6 L
195 no, not hee L from Euvean or Tongan (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994) 13 L
185 we word info gima L from Iaai 2 L
74 to kill hlingeina L from Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
107 worm (earthworm) biget L from Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
11 dust sasa L from NC lgs - likely Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
47 to yawn ohaem L from NC lgs - likely Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
62 thatch/roof hagoe L from NC lgs - likely Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
132 fog sahot L from NC lgs -likely Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
33 to laugh kata Laugh 7  
114 leaf lau Leaf 1  
144 to burn word info tafu/na Light a fire. (WUH) cook over fire (Hmn) 8  
135 lightning wiila Lightning 2  
17 liver ate Liver 1  
155 long word info loa Long 12, 105  
138 warm word info mafana Lukewarm 1, 72  
129 moon masina Lune, mois (Hmn) 37, 5  
53 person/human being tagata Man 1, 66, 97  
54 man/male tagata Man 12, 14  
59 mother tinana Mother 1  
68 needle sika Netting needle 9  
163 new foou New 1  
167 night poo Night 1  
27 nose isu Nose 1  
160 painful, sick momae Pain (1880 WUM) (Hmn) 10  
91 to buy taui Payment; pay (Hmn) 9, 13  
91 to buy tauia Payment; pay (Hmn) 9, 13  
120 stone fatu Pierre, caillou 1  
106 snake fei Pollex 06: <Fei. :Snake (1888)>.; This may very well be a Greek loan?    
41 to bite uu Pollex 06: Bite (Hmn). 8  
177 this denei Pollex 06: Denei. :This. 7, 1  
99 feather fulu Pollex 06: Fulu. :Feathers. 1  
51 to sit hnoo Pollex 06: Hnoo. :Sit, stay, live (regarded as borrowig from Iai) (Hmn). 16  
63 name ingoa Pollex 06: Ingoa. :Name. 6  
103 meat/flesh io Pollex 06: Io. :Flesh. 10  
13 back word info ivi/tua/ Pollex 06: Ivi/tua/. :Back (Hmn). 11  
102 rat kimoa Pollex 06: Kimoa. :Rat, mouse (Hmn). 14  
46 to see kite-a Pollex 06: Kite-a. :Look at, see (Hmn). 1  
158 narrow lau/liki Pollex 06: Lau/liki. :Narrow (Leverd). 84  
158 narrow lauliki Pollex 06: Lauliki. :Narrow (Leverd). 84  
76 to live, be alive maauli Pollex 06: Maauli. :Life, living, to live (Hmn). 1, 76  
81 sharp mata/kakai Pollex 06: Mata/kakai. :Sharp, pointed (Hmn). 14, 16  
30 mouth ngutu Pollex 06: Ngutu. :Mouth, beak, muzzle (Hmn). 2  
51 to sit noo Pollex 06: Noo. :Sit, stay, live (Hmn). 16  
116 flower sei Pollex 06: Sei. :Flower (Hmn). 9  
148 white sina Pollex 06: Sina. :White. 66  
29 to sniff, smell songi Pollex 06: Smell (sth.) (Hmn). 9  
29 to sniff, smell songia Pollex 06: Smell (sth.) (Hmn). 9  
71 to stab, pierce suki Pollex 06: Suki. :Spear, stab, pierce. 1, 8  
122 water word info tai Pollex 06: Tai. :Water (kind of water is marked by adjectives) (Hmn). 2  
60 father tamana Pollex 06: Tamana. :Father (Hmn). 1  
14 belly tinae Pollex 06: Tinae. :Belly. 19, 34  
152 small toko/isi Pollex 06: Toko/isi/ (WUH) (Hmn)., small. 141  
65 rope tuku/tuku Pollex 06: Tuku/tuku. :Rope (slack) (Hmn).    
65 rope u/maea Pollex 06: U/maea/. :Rope (U 1888) (Hmn). 10  
189 who? word info ai Pollex 06: Who? (Hmn). 1  
189 who? word info wai Pollex 06: Who? (Hmn). 1, 19  
88 to squeeze word info lomi/a Press down with hand 10  
170 when? word info afea Quand? (Hmn) 5  
133 rain ua Rain 1  
149 red melo Red 1, 16  
3 right matau Right-handed, skilful (Hmn) 5, 13  
6 road/path ala Road 1  
115 root aka Root 2  
112 rotten word info popo Rotten 14  
121 sand one Sand 1  
140 dry word info maloo Sec (Hmn) 13  
18 breast uu Sein (Hmn) 1  
84 to plant tokia Semer, planter (Hmn) 4, 5  
67 to sew word info tui/a Sew 13, 16  
128 sky langi Sky 1  
48 to sleep moe Sleep 10, 109  
145 smoke word info au Smoke 2  
78 to cut, hack word info isi/a Split 10  
52 to stand tuu Stand 2  
73 to steal kaia Steal 7  
9 to swim kakau Swim 5  
9 to swim kaua Swim (Hmn) 5  
156 thin word info manifi Thin 1  
184 he/she ia Third person singular personal pronoun 1  
199 Three word info tolu Three 1  
134 thunder fatutuli Thunder (Hmn). (1880-1916) 14  
66 to tie up, fasten lii-tia Tie up 14  
92 to open, uncover afagia To open (hand, eyes, door, wound) (Hmn) 9  
32 tongue fag/alelo/ Tongue 15  
198 Two word info lua Two 1  
35 to vomit lu/lua/ Vomit 8  
181 where? word info i/fea Where? 3, 35  
136 wind matagi Wind 1, 66  
55 woman/female fafine Woman 1, 106  
58 wife fafine Woman 5, 68  
55 woman/female fine Woman, girl, female, wife (Dty) 1, 41  
58 wife fine Woman, girl, female, wife (Dty) 5, 89  
169 year tau Year 1  
150 yellow melo Yellow 11?  
183 thou goe You (Sing.) 1  
183 thou goe You (Sing.) 1  

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