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

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