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Language: East Sumbanese Kambera, Southern dialect

Source/Author:  Local people in Southern Sumba 
Notes:  Main entry: words occuring in Nggonggi (Karera) and Lai Lunggi (Tawui). Noted if different: Tab: Tabundung, Tar: Tarimbang and M: Mangili. Short vowels: à, i, u long vowels: a, í, ú. 
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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 Tab: líma 1, 64  
2 left kalei Tar, M: kalai 5  
3 right kawana   1, 62  
4 leg/foot witi   5  
5 to walk kaku Tab 48  
5 to walk kandàku should be laku .BB 48  
6 road/path ànda   19  
7 to come mai Tab: tàka 1  
7 to come mei Tab: tàka 1  
8 to turn word info hilir Tar: hèlir, Tab: helir 104  
9 to swim ngani   1, 45  
10 dirty maríhak   3  
11 dust kàmbur tana Tar: kumbur tana 72  
11 dust au Tar: kumbur tana 1  
12 skin manula   6  
13 back word info kanua Tar: kajo, Tab: kajio, M: kajiaTar: kajo, Tab: kajio, M: kajia    
13 back word info wonggu   96  
14 belly kambu   2  
15 bone   2  
15 bone rí kawudu   2  
16 intestines tanai M: tanei 1  
17 liver ati   1  
18 breast huhu   1  
19 shoulder kondu   4  
19 shoulder kúndu   4  
20 to know, be knowledgeable pínya Tar: penya, M: penya, pínyu 5  
21 to think patandang Tab: kananggeng 3?  
21 to think kananding Tab: kananggeng 3?  
22 to fear mangàdat Tar, Tab: madetu 21  
23 blood wai ria "red water" 1, 58  
23 blood wai ra   1  
24 head katàku   6  
25 neck goru (?) Tab, Tar, M: nggoru 6  
26 hair word info rau longgi leaf hair; possibly hair < head (ASch) 40  
26 hair word info lúnggi   6  
27 nose uru   1  
28 to breathe kayeku   3  
29 to sniff, smell hangudu   4  
30 mouth ngaru   7  
31 tooth ngàndu Tab, Tar: wongàndu 5  
32 tongue làma Tab: wewu 6  
32 tongue Tab: wewu    
32 tongue weu-na Tab: wewu 44  
33 to laugh riki   6  
34 to cry Tab hei 55  
35 to vomit muta   1  
36 to spit pangànji   5  
37 to eat ngangu   3  
38 to chew word info nyama   3  
39 to cook word info manahu   3, 107  
40 to drink unu   1  
41 to bite kati   1  
41 to bite witu   2  
42 to suck lamuji Tab: habubu, M also homu 6  
43 ear kahilu M: kawàki 1, 4  
44 to hear ràngi Tar: ròngi 1  
45 eye mata Tar: womata 1  
46 to see tàngar Tar: ita, Tab: also ita, M: ita, eluya 4  
47 to yawn mawa M mawak 19  
48 to sleep katuda   6?  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream manggadipang   1, 60, 4  
51 to sit uhuk Tab, Tar: mandidi, M: mandaku 8  
52 to stand dingir   6  
52 to stand ndolak(u)   7  
53 person/human being tau   1  
54 man/male tau moni   1, 22  
55 woman/female tau kawini   1, 41, 109  
56 child anakída Tab, Tar: anakèda 1  
56 child ana M: anakeda 1  
57 husband lai   6  
58 wife tau angu   35  
58 wife taun   35  
58 wife tauna   35  
59 mother ina   1  
60 father ama   1  
61 house uma   1  
62 thatch/roof kawuku uma Tar: witu, Tab: witu, katàku dadung, M: katàku dadu 5  
62 thatch/roof pambungu Tar: witu, Tab: witu, katàku dadung, M: katàku dadu 6  
63 name tamu   4  
63 name ngara   1  
64 to say kareòku Tar: panewi 6  
64 to say kareuk Tar: panewi 6  
65 rope leku   5  
65 rope liaku   5  
66 to tie up, fasten hondu Tab, Tar: hòndu 4  
67 to sew word info utu   3  
68 needle utu Tar: ròngu 2  
69 to hunt word info patama   3  
69 to hunt word info patamang   3  
70 to shoot word info pana   1  
71 to stab, pierce hunju   37  
72 to hit word info palu   1  
73 to steal bohu      
73 to steal manganga   1, 59, 60  
74 to kill pamati   2  
75 to die, be dead mati   1  
76 to live, be alive lúri   1, 26  
77 to scratch word info kau Tab: pakau 1  
78 to cut, hack word info ponggu M: kadàpu 4  
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info bera Tab: kawita 1  
80 to split word info bièra Tab: kawita 1  
81 sharp dàka   4  
82 dull, blunt buli Tab: karonga 6  
83 to work word info ràma   4  
84 to plant tàndung M: tondu 35  
85 to choose pindi M: putu 2  
86 to grow word info tumbu   1  
87 to swell word info mbo   32  
87 to swell word info mbua   32  
88 to squeeze word info pàhu M: pou 1  
89 to hold word info àpa      
89 to hold word info kítang   6  
90 to dig àki   4  
91 to buy kai   24  
92 to open, uncover bungga   1  
93 to pound, beat word info bia M: bie 1?  
93 to pound, beat word info be M: bie 1?, 13  
94 to throw word info tuku   5  
95 to fall word info kanabu   1, 105  
96 dog ahu   1  
97 bird mahawurung   5  
98 egg telu (e pepet) Tab: tàlu 1  
99 feather rau ihi   24  
100 wing rau kàpa   1  
101 to fly hawurung   5  
102 rat kalau Tab, Tar: malau 1, 83  
103 meat/flesh tanggu M: tolu    
103 meat/flesh tolung M: tolu 4  
104 fat/grease mboka M: mbuoka 5  
104 fat/grease mbuaka M: mbuoka 5  
105 tail kiku   1, 69  
105 tail kaiku   1, 69  
106 snake ular M: also tàru 2  
107 worm (earthworm) nyali Tab: malila 3  
108 louse word info wutu   1  
109 mosquito kaninik   4  
109 mosquito kalubu      
110 spider ngínggi   3  
110 spider nggenggi   3  
111 fish iyang   1  
112 rotten word info muhung   4  
112 rotten word info mohung   4  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf rau   1  
115 root amu   3  
116 flower wàla Tab: also bunga 4  
117 fruit wo M: wua 1  
118 grass rumba   47  
119 earth/soil tana   1  
120 stone watu   1  
121 sand wara   1?  
122 water word info wei Tar, Tab: wai 2  
123 to flow laku M: mbàngat    
123 to flow jànjar M: mbàngat    
124 sea tàhik Tab: tèhiku 1  
125 salt mahi Tab: mèhi (substantive) 3, 45  
126 lake tàma Tar: ràmuk, Tab, M: ramuk 4  
127 woods/forest omang Tar 6  
127 woods/forest oamang M: òmang 6  
128 sky awang   7  
129 moon wulang   1  
130 star kandunu   6?  
131 cloud word info kàmbang Tar: kamadang 1  
131 cloud word info karumang M: karuma 1  
132 fog karumang      
132 fog hambongu   6  
133 rain urang   1  
134 thunder kangguruku M: kabèrak 6  
135 lightning kabilak   26, 6  
136 wind ngàlu   5  
137 to blow word info hapui Tar: paruru, Tab: paroru 1?  
138 warm word info mbana   1  
139 cold word info maringu   1  
140 dry word info màdu   73  
141 wet mbaha   1  
142 heavy mbotu   1  
143 fire api   1  
144 to burn word info tunu   1  
144 to burn word info mutung      
145 smoke word info kawú Tar: kotung 35  
146 ash au Tab: awu 1  
147 black míting   1  
148 white bara   3  
149 red rara   5  
150 yellow kaungi   1  
150 yellow wingir   4  
151 green múru Tar: moru 4  
152 small kudu Tab, Tar: màrak 2?, 40  
153 big bàkul   5  
154 short word info pandak Tab, Tar: kèndar, M: pàndak 1  
155 long word info madíta   7  
155 long word info madeta   7  
156 thin word info manipa Tab, Tar: manipihu 1  
157 thick word info tímbi Tab, Tar, M: tembi 7  
158 narrow kahukul Tar: kujur 5  
159 wide mbàlaru Tar: malau (about door), gailar (about land) 2  
160 painful, sick hàdu Tar: katiu 4  
161 shy, ashamed makí   1  
161 shy, ashamed makia   1  
162 old word info kaweda   5  
163 new budi   5?  
164 good hàmu Tar: hàm 6  
165 bad, evil nda hàmu   4  
165 bad, evil kabulak   5  
166 correct, true padaning   5  
166 correct, true tanga tàka      
167 night rudung   7  
168 day làdu   12  
168 day lodu   12  
169 year ndaungu   1  
170 when? word info pirang   1, 65  
171 to hide word info kawuning   1  
171 to hide word info kapàndi      
172 to climb word info hai   4  
173 at la   2  
174 in, inside hu dalu Tar: nu dàl(u), Tab, M: la kuru 1  
175 above hú díta   5  
175 above hu deta   5  
176 below hú wawa Tar: nu wawa, Tab: wawa, M: hu wá 1  
177 this naina      
177 this na.ina   1?  
178 that nana Tar, Tab: naina, M: núna 1  
179 near marani   1  
180 far marau   1, 6  
181 where? word info la nggí Tar: la ngge 5  
182 I nyungga   3  
183 thou nyumu M also yumu 2  
184 he/she nyuna M also yuna 2  
185 we word info nyuta incl. 1  
185 we word info nyuma excl. 2  
186 you nyimi M also yimi 14  
187 they nyuda   4, 1  
188 what? word info nggàra M: gamu 5  
189 who? word info ga.ia      
189 who? word info nggamu   6  
190 other hawa.ing   3  
190 other hawiang   3  
191 all mbulu hela (e pepet)   7  
191 all mbulu ndeba (e pepet)   7  
192 and dàngu   4  
193 if jàka M jàka wàkina 4  
194 how? word info nggikina M: wàki wàna 5  
194 how? word info ngara ula M: wàki wàna 6  
195 no, not nda Tab 2  
195 no, not ndia Tar: nda.a 2  
196 to count diha   5  
197 One word info hau Tar: diha 76  
198 Two word info dua Tar 1  
198 Two word info dàmbu Tab do 3  
199 Three word info tailu M also tilu 1  
200 Four word info patu   1  
201 Five word info lima   1  
202 Six word info nàmu   14  
203 Seven word info pihu M pitu 1  
204 Eight word info walu   3  
205 Nine word info hiwa   5  
206 Ten word info hambulu M hakambulu 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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