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Language: Aria

Source/Author:  Thurston (1996) 
Notes:  Thurston, W.R. (1996). The Bibling Languages of Northwestern New Britain. In Ross, M.D. (1996). Studies in Languages of New Britain and New Ireland. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics 
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:Western Oceanic:North New Guinea:Ngero-Vitiaz:Vitiaz:Southwest New Britain:Bibling 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand limla   1  
2 left gala left hand 14  
3 right oduŋ right hand 21  
4 leg/foot kamla   21  
5 to walk lila   14  
6 road/path ekreŋ   11  
7 to come me   1  
8 to turn word info bauluk   17  
8 to turn word info leleli      
9 to swim delim   14  
9 to swim susu   12  
10 dirty amum kerere = dirt on skin 20  
10 dirty kerere kerere = dirt on skin 10?  
11 dust koukou   1  
12 skin tarna   14  
13 back word info dogurne   20  
13 back word info odoŋ   12?  
13 back word info otuo   12?  
13 back word info tou   12  
14 belly damaine   20  
14 belly pele   38  
15 bone eri   14  
16 intestines mogolu   19  
16 intestines pele      
17 liver bomso   43  
18 breast sisu   1  
19 shoulder eriak      
19 shoulder opol   15  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ile   18  
21 to think bitna didi think about    
22 to fear dilip      
22 to fear lim   13  
23 blood marau   13  
24 head apna   25  
24 head otuk   26  
25 neck agune   29  
26 hair word info elilo      
27 nose topurne      
28 to breathe biŋos   36, 90  
29 to sniff, smell amna   28  
29 to sniff, smell kun   17  
30 mouth ene   36  
31 tooth      
32 tongue ene blene   33  
33 to laugh ibel   21  
34 to cry kŋis   1  
35 to vomit mteke   1  
36 to spit omsok   27  
36 to spit uru      
37 to eat ŋen   1, 12  
38 to chew word info ŋes chew betel 12  
39 to cook word info kamlu   16  
40 to drink inim   1  
41 to bite ret   1  
42 to suck inim sisu suck; irregular *u > i 77, 25  
43 ear tala   1  
44 to hear kliŋen   12  
45 eye bitna   6  
46 to see erke      
46 to see pati      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep munu   19  
49 to lie down word info munu   15  
50 to dream ano   17  
51 to sit doŋ   25  
52 to stand bri   1  
52 to stand puagene      
53 person/human being gute   15  
54 man/male gute   20  
54 man/male araŋ   32  
55 woman/female apmaŋ   14  
56 child mimi   44  
56 child otno   5  
57 husband esna s. 25  
57 husband sesna pl. 25  
58 wife esna s. 17  
58 wife sesna pl. 17  
59 mother nina   1  
59 mother tna   1  
59 mother titna pl 1  
60 father timla titimla = pl 1  
60 father titimla titimla = pl 1  
61 house ninu   11  
62 thatch/roof aber      
62 thatch/roof usu   21  
63 name aŋaine   20  
64 to say uai   13, 93  
65 rope kedue      
66 to tie up, fasten bet      
66 to tie up, fasten pou   11  
67 to sew word info mter      
68 needle silimu   1  
69 to hunt word info bar      
69 to hunt word info krim   22  
70 to shoot word info mter   5  
71 to stab, pierce mter   18  
72 to hit word info mluk   21  
73 to steal panako   1, 58  
74 to kill mluk   40  
74 to kill mter   21  
75 to die, be dead mete   1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info kir   57  
77 to scratch word info kirkir   57  
78 to cut, hack word info blou   30  
78 to cut, hack word info plis      
78 to cut, hack word info trum      
79 stick/wood akai   1  
80 to split word info bak   16  
80 to split word info nabak   16  
81 sharp bitna   28  
81 sharp kaka   14  
82 dull, blunt pom   23  
83 to work word info boko      
84 to plant usak   28  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info soŋ swollen 45  
88 to squeeze word info beberani   21?  
89 to hold word info kis   21  
90 to dig ias   11  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover klok   33  
92 to open, uncover noklok   33  
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info uri   32  
95 to fall word info gene   43  
96 dog gemle   98  
97 bird monuk   1  
98 egg tobutno   14  
99 feather monuk elilo      
100 wing pena   19  
101 to fly kei      
102 rat kiue   3  
103 meat/flesh okur   22  
103 meat/flesh oŋua   22  
104 fat/grease rim diknen = 71  
104 fat/grease dikŋen diknen = greasy 21  
105 tail gitno   14  
106 snake mota   12  
107 worm (earthworm) oglu worms 14  
108 louse word info otu   1  
109 mosquito nomuk   1  
110 spider      
111 fish lodu      
112 rotten word info okus   23  
113 branch word info akai limla      
114 leaf akai elilo   1  
115 root      
116 flower roro   32  
116 flower roroŋon   32  
117 fruit akai otna   8  
118 grass balimu all species terms 1  
118 grass pisopiso all species terms    
118 grass ogu all species terms 46  
118 grass seleilei all species terms    
119 earth/soil ebes   18  
120 stone opmu   10  
121 sand labu      
122 water word info aki   9  
123 to flow      
124 sea misuon   17  
125 salt galo salty 10  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest omoŋ aitno   26  
128 sky      
129 moon      
130 star biku   57  
131 cloud word info sirba clouds 77  
132 fog gaugau   1, 55  
133 rain arugu   57  
134 thunder      
135 lightning egle neblik      
135 lightning pepelaka   26, 28  
136 wind eŋen   1  
137 to blow word info ipu   5  
138 warm word info eŋil =hot 19  
139 cold word info epen   18  
140 dry word info epi   21  
140 dry word info epis   21  
140 dry word info maraŋ   1, 85  
141 wet      
142 heavy kodu   18  
143 fire eiou   1  
144 to burn word info bik   28  
144 to burn word info pai      
144 to burn word info tin   1  
145 smoke word info asu   2  
146 ash group   15  
147 black obor   15  
147 black keti      
148 white amal   21  
148 white okou   38  
149 red dimor   24  
150 yellow balu      
150 yellow gaol   20  
151 green ebir   21  
152 small daudeŋ      
153 big mamil      
153 big omba   18  
154 short word info      
155 long word info alaŋ      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick doro doro = pain    
160 painful, sick dauŋon doro = pain    
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info oglou      
163 new oku   31  
164 good itau   26  
165 bad, evil soulu   17  
166 correct, true lokono   18  
167 night epmes   15  
168 day oklou   10  
169 year      
170 when? word info lesen   21  
171 to hide word info kukuop   11  
172 to climb word info      
173 at ke      
174 in, inside ke      
174 in, inside aitno   10  
175 above egim      
176 below moli   17  
177 this ane   1  
177 this ka      
178 that are      
178 that ari      
178 that ka      
179 near luo      
180 far emia   1  
180 far maua   13  
181 where? word info ge   12  
182 I ŋoŋ   12  
183 thou uom   1, 67  
184 he/she ie   1  
185 we word info imi   2  
185 we word info ite   1  
186 you umu   1  
187 they isak   10  
188 what? word info sua   1, 9  
189 who? word info sei   1  
190 other      
191 all buno   19  
192 and deka      
192 and e   1?  
192 and ma   2  
193 if ma   3  
194 how? word info      
195 no, not kobok   21  
196 to count tik   18  
197 One word info kene   13  
197 One word info kesa   32  
197 One word info sa   1  
198 Two word info oruo   1  
199 Three word info etlu   1  
200 Four word info apanal   5  
201 Five word info      
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      

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