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Language: Gaura Nggaura

Source/Author:  A person from desa Gaura, kec. Lamboya. 
Notes:  short vowels: à, i, u, è, ò long vowels: a, í, ú, e, o implosive consonants: bh, dh, jh 
Problems:  I could have mixed up bh with b, dh with d and jh with j in some cases. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Leif Asplund  Checked By: Leif Asplund 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Bima-Sumba 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lima   1, 64  
2 left kale   5  
3 right kawana   1, 62  
4 leg/foot witi   5  
5 to walk halàko   1, 117  
6 road/path lara   1  
7 to come maka      
8 to turn word info hekora   7  
9 to swim nangi   1, 45  
10 dirty metengu   2  
11 dust kòbko   2  
12 skin kalito   1  
13 back word info wogo   96  
14 belly kabu   2  
15 bone   2  
16 intestines tanaiyo   1  
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast huhu   1  
19 shoulder bhale   35  
20 to know, be knowledgeable taja-ya   37  
21 to think pangàda   3  
22 to fear kabohi   5  
23 blood ruto   2  
24 head katoku   6  
25 neck koku   5  
26 hair word info loge   6  
27 nose iru   1  
28 to breathe nga   4  
29 to sniff, smell udoya   4?  
30 mouth wobha   1  
31 tooth ngodhu   5  
32 tongue loma   6  
33 to laugh mato      
34 to cry húyo   2  
35 to vomit muta   1  
36 to spit patiru   5?  
37 to eat múyo   4  
38 to chew word info kajhako   5  
39 to cook word info hadede   5  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite hakati   1  
42 to suck huhu   1  
43 ear katilu   1, 4  
44 to hear rongo   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see ite   1  
47 to yawn mawaka   19, 6  
48 to sleep majhuru   1?  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream naganipi   1, 60, 4  
51 to sit lodho   9  
52 to stand dede   90  
53 person/human being tòyo   1  
54 man/male kabhani   6  
55 woman/female mawine   1, 51  
56 child lakeda   2  
57 husband layi   6  
58 wife arawei   3  
59 mother inya   1  
60 father bapa   5  
61 house uma   1  
62 thatch/roof kawedo   7  
63 name ngara   1  
64 to say hanewi   5  
65 rope kaloro   4  
66 to tie up, fasten pingongo   5?  
67 to sew word info koti   3  
68 needle karího   4  
69 to hunt word info kalola   2  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce tojaka   2  
72 to hit word info hapalu   1  
73 to steal kedhu   3  
74 to kill pamate   2  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
76 to live, be alive morho   29  
77 to scratch word info kayo   1  
78 to cut, hack word info lokata      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info woka   36  
81 sharp loki   61  
82 dull, blunt kabobala   73  
83 to work word info pajhili   2  
84 to plant todongu   35?  
85 to choose pito   4  
86 to grow word info buklo   51  
87 to swell word info bha   34  
88 to squeeze word info pohlo   42  
89 to hold word info ketengo   6  
90 to dig koja   2  
91 to buy kahi   24  
92 to open, uncover bugera   1  
93 to pound, beat word info bha   1  
94 to throw word info wewu      
95 to fall word info kanabhu   1, 105  
96 dog bhoga   4  
97 bird kawurngu   5  
98 egg tolu   1  
99 feather wulu   1  
100 wing kapa   1  
101 to fly lerangu   4  
102 rat malawo   1, 82  
103 meat/flesh kabhíyo   5  
104 fat/grease habana   7  
105 tail kiku   1, 69  
106 snake kabhoku      
107 worm (earthworm) loti   1  
108 louse word info bhei utu   1  
109 mosquito karogto   6  
110 spider gege   3  
111 fish íya   1  
112 rotten word info bhòyo   2  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf royo   1  
115 root kalarto   5  
116 flower wolana   4  
117 fruit wúyo   1  
118 grass ruba   47  
119 earth/soil tana   1  
120 stone watu   1  
121 sand moda      
122 water word info weiyo   2  
123 to flow lalo   6  
124 sea bhonu   7  
125 salt mohi   3, 45  
126 lake hoba   3  
127 woods/forest kadhawu   5  
128 sky langto   1  
129 moon wula   1  
130 star madúyo   6  
131 cloud word info kaboba      
132 fog habúngu   6  
133 rain ura   1  
134 thunder kagurku   6  
135 lightning kawilaka   5  
136 wind haringi   6  
137 to blow word info harupu   3  
138 warm word info banaha   1  
139 cold word info maríngi   1  
140 dry word info marokota   53  
141 wet megela   4  
142 heavy búto   1  
143 fire api   1  
144 to burn word info tunu   1  
145 smoke word info koto      
145 smoke word info woto      
146 ash karako   3  
147 black metengo   1  
148 white kaka   5  
149 red weleka      
150 yellow kabunyi doubtful 1  
151 green moroka   4  
152 small moraha   3  
153 big bòkolo   5  
154 short word info pàdaka (a.) 1  
155 long word info malòyo   5  
156 thin word info manipho   1  
157 thick word info makebela   32  
158 narrow kahikngo      
159 wide boleka   2  
160 painful, sick hodhu   4  
161 shy, ashamed moke   1  
162 old word info kaweda   5  
163 new bhango   1?  
164 good dòha   8  
165 bad, evil bokala   3  
166 correct, true tengo      
167 night hudo   41  
168 day lodho   12  
169 year dòyo   1  
170 when? word info piraho   1, 65  
171 to hide word info kabunyi   1  
172 to climb word info pone   3, 1  
173 at      
174 in, inside no dalo   1  
175 above ne deta   5  
176 below ne wawa   1  
177 this yíyo      
178 that àtu      
179 near do heka      
180 far maròyo   1, 6  
181 where? word info geni      
182 I yayo   4  
183 thou yoyo   2  
184 he/she íyo   2  
185 we word info ita incl. 1  
185 we word info yama excl. 2  
186 you yòmi   14  
187 they hàtu      
188 what? word info aba   1  
189 who? word info gara-ni   5  
190 other heka   4  
191 all tangakoha   8?  
192 and loho   3  
193 if      
194 how? word info anyina      
195 no, not yadhoma      
196 to count yapongo   2  
197 One word info dhiha   1  
198 Two word info dhu   1  
199 Three word info tolu   1  
200 Four word info pato   1  
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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