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

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