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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      
1 hand lima Five; hand-arm 1, 64  
2 left sema Gauche (Hmn) 11  
3 right matau Right-handed, skilful (Hmn) 5, 13  
4 leg/foot vae Foot, leg (Hmn) 1, 100  
6 road/path ala Road 1  
7 to come 'au mai   1, 44  
9 to swim kakau Swim 5  
9 to swim kaua Swim (Hmn) 5  
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  
17 liver ate Liver 1  
18 breast uu Sein (Hmn) 1  
22 to fear mataku Afraid, fear 1  
23 blood toto Blood 4  
24 head ulu Head 1  
27 nose isu Nose 1  
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  
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  
37 to eat kai Food, eat 1, 47  
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 DUP x  
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  
48 to sleep moe Sleep 10, 109  
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, 97  
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  
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  
63 name ingoa Pollex 06: Ingoa. :Name. 6  
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  
67 to sew word info tui/a Sew 13, 16  
68 needle sau   1  
68 needle sika Netting needle 9  
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  
73 to steal kaia Steal 7  
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  
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  
84 to plant tokia Semer, planter (Hmn) 4, 5  
86 to grow word info somo (Coco) germant; germer (Hmn) 7  
88 to squeeze word info lomi/a Press down with hand 10  
90 to dig keli/a Dig (a hole) 1  
91 to buy taui Payment; pay (Hmn) 9, 13  
91 to buy tauia Payment; pay (Hmn) 9, 13  
92 to open, uncover afagia To open (hand, eyes, door, wound) (Hmn) 9  
95 to fall word info singa Fall 44  
97 bird manu Animal, bird. (WUH) insect (Hmn) 1  
99 feather fulu Pollex 06: Fulu. :Feathers. 1  
100 wing pakakau Epaule, aile, nageoire de tortue (Hmn) 1, 59, 88  
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  
106 snake fei Pollex 06: <Fei. :Snake (1888)>.; This may very well be a Greek loan?    
108 louse word info kutu popaale Bed louse 1, 6  
111 fish ika Fish n 1  
112 rotten word info popo Rotten 14  
113 branch word info laalaa Branch 1  
114 leaf lau Leaf 1  
115 root aka Root 2  
116 flower sei Pollex 06: Sei. :Flower (Hmn). 9  
117 fruit fua Fruit 1  
119 earth/soil kele Earth 10  
120 stone fatu Pierre, caillou 1  
120 stone koofatu Hard, light-brown stone [<] 1, 39  
121 sand one Sand 1  
122 water word info tai Pollex 06: Tai. :Water (kind of water is marked by adjectives) (Hmn). 2  
124 sea tai   1  
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  
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  
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  
147 black uli Black 7  
148 white sina Pollex 06: Sina. :White. 66  
149 red melo Red 1, 16  
150 yellow melo Yellow 11?  
152 small toko/isi Pollex 06: Toko/isi/ (WUH) (Hmn)., small. 141  
155 long word info loa Long 12, 105  
156 thin word info manifi Thin 1  
158 narrow lau/liki Pollex 06: Lau/liki. :Narrow (Leverd). 84  
158 narrow lauliki Pollex 06: Lauliki. :Narrow (Leverd). 84  
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  
163 new foou New 1  
164 good maarie Good 16  
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  
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  
177 this denei Pollex 06: Denei. :This. 7, 1  
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  
186 you ge (Ply) 1  
186 you godou (Ply) 16  
189 who? word info ai Pollex 06: Who? (Hmn). 1  
189 who? word info wai Pollex 06: Who? (Hmn). 1, 19  
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  
5 to walk haele L from EUvea or Tongan 6 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
74 to kill hlingeina L from Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
107 worm (earthworm) biget L from Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
132 fog sahot L from NC lgs -likely Iaai (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994)   L
185 we word info gima L from Iaai 2 L
195 no, not hee L from Euvean or Tongan (Ozanne-Rivierre 1994) 13 L
197 One word info tahi L from EUvea 41 L

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