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

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