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Language: Sudest

Source/Author:  Anderson, M. (1990). Sudest Field Notes. Snyder, D.M. (ed). Dictionaries in Papua New Guinea, Volume 11. Ukarumpa: SIL. 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Papuan Tip:Peripheral:Kilivila-Louisiades:Nimoa-Sudest 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand nïmae   1, 66  
2 left moiye   1, 59  
3 right      
4 leg/foot ghïghe   1  
5 to walk longga      
6 road/path kamwaita   29  
6 road/path kamwathï   29  
7 to come mena   1  
8 to turn word info vaghaghïle   70  
9 to swim gai   32  
9 to swim thithu   12  
10 dirty mbighï   139  
11 dust vughavughauye      
12 skin jimwae   52  
13 back word info vwatae   104  
14 belly      
15 bone wakïniye his bone 48  
15 bone wakini basic form 48  
16 intestines      
17 liver gharei   1  
18 breast thiye her breast 1  
18 breast thi basic form 1  
19 shoulder nggïlenggïle      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ravu   1  
21 to think renuwanga   100  
22 to fear      
23 blood madibe   34  
23 blood madibanggu my blood 34  
24 head umbaliye      
25 neck nïmwe   91  
26 hair word info umbaliye      
27 nose mbothiye   1, 17  
28 to breathe li   96  
29 to sniff, smell nae   112  
30 mouth ghaenggu my mouth' 36  
31 tooth ngingiye his teeth' 30  
32 tongue mamiye his tongue' 7  
33 to laugh vavïrï   106  
34 to cry kuyanga      
34 to cry randa      
35 to vomit thegha   40  
36 to spit njenggo   123  
37 to eat ghaningga   1  
38 to chew word info ghawi   8  
38 to chew word info nggwi      
39 to cook word info ge      
40 to drink mun   1, 49  
41 to bite gharï   1, 55  
42 to suck njen      
43 ear anawae his ear'    
44 to hear longwe   1, 36  
45 eye marae his eye' 1  
46 to see thuwei      
47 to yawn mamao   19  
48 to sleep ghena   8  
49 to lie down word info ghinevadede lie down leaning against sth 1  
50 to dream ghïnlolo   1, 72  
51 to sit ronja sit down' 161  
51 to sit yaku   162  
52 to stand yondo stand up' 109  
53 person/human being lolo      
54 man/male umoro male 12  
54 man/male amala man    
55 woman/female wevo   122  
56 child      
57 husband umoru      
58 wife wevo   99  
59 mother nava vocative    
59 mother tïnae his mother 1  
60 father bwebwe vocative    
60 father ramae his father 1  
61 house yonga   77  
61 house nggolo   78  
62 thatch/roof mbi sago leaf, also as thatch 41  
63 name idae his name 29  
64 to say nga   163  
65 rope mamandï   91  
66 to tie up, fasten nggarï   145  
67 to sew word info nggawi   79  
67 to sew word info nggiya   79  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info waidi      
70 to shoot word info mbumbunga shoot at    
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info ngge      
73 to steal kaivï      
74 to kill nu      
74 to kill unïghï   1  
75 to die, be dead mare   1  
76 to live, be alive yaku      
76 to live, be alive laghalagha alive    
77 to scratch word info vivi itch'    
78 to cut, hack word info vole cut in pieces'    
78 to cut, hack word info iku cut'    
78 to cut, hack word info kiten cut'    
79 stick/wood umbwa      
80 to split word info matagaviya      
80 to split word info gethi      
81 sharp lawe      
82 dull, blunt thambutu      
83 to work word info kaiwo      
84 to plant kabu      
85 to choose tuthi      
85 to choose vune   1, 24  
85 to choose vaghïle choose good ones in a pile    
86 to grow word info vorovoro emerge', e.g. teeth, plant    
86 to grow word info mbuthu of plants    
87 to swell word info roro swell up 58  
88 to squeeze word info imbi   21  
88 to squeeze word info tam   33  
89 to hold word info yalawe      
90 to dig tïghï dig,drill    
91 to buy vamodo      
92 to open, uncover tate      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info du   31  
94 to throw word info duvoronga throw sth up'    
95 to fall word info mwalo fall down    
95 to fall word info dagedage be too steep'    
95 to fall word info dobu      
96 dog mbugha      
97 bird ma   1  
98 egg mbouye its egg' 15  
99 feather vute      
99 feather boro   54  
100 wing vineiye its tail' x  
101 to fly yo   1  
102 rat teo      
103 meat/flesh mbunuma   34  
104 fat/grease loghe      
105 tail walauye its tail'    
106 snake mwata   12  
107 worm (earthworm) ulaulari   50  
108 louse word info roe      
109 mosquito thavothavo      
110 spider lawe   1  
111 fish bwarogi fish, (all non-vegetable) food    
111 fish morouma name of a fish'    
112 rotten word info vwatha   9, 74  
113 branch word info yanggae   1, 34  
114 leaf damwae   35  
115 root watheliliye   29  
116 flower vunjarara      
117 fruit une   1  
118 grass nana      
119 earth/soil yambane      
120 stone varï   1  
121 sand kerakera      
122 water word info mbwa   6, 64  
123 to flow voru   21  
124 sea njighï sea, saltwater'    
124 sea thonggo      
125 salt      
126 lake mbwaghanaghana      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky buruburu      
129 moon kunyu new moon    
129 moon manjala      
129 moon lalaghï full moon    
130 star      
131 cloud word info buruburu sky,heaven 103  
131 cloud word info nggalïlï      
132 fog      
133 rain uye   1  
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
136 wind ndewendewe      
137 to blow word info uvewo blow and move 77  
137 to blow word info mbun blow down    
138 warm word info vada      
139 cold word info warïrï be cold 1  
139 cold word info njgïnjighï cold air & water    
140 dry word info momwai   11  
140 dry word info mwa      
141 wet tabï      
142 heavy vuyowo heavy, be late    
142 heavy kumu      
143 fire ndïgha      
144 to burn word info ngambu burn in a fire 16  
144 to burn word info ra burn things in a fire    
145 smoke word info mundu      
146 ash vugha      
147 black bwadibwadi      
148 white kakaleva   72  
149 red sosoro      
150 yellow vwivwu      
150 yellow mbwaumbwau   61  
151 green vwivwu      
151 green mbwaumbwau      
152 small      
153 big laghïye   43  
154 short word info ruvou be short 31  
154 short word info tubo   31  
154 short word info tubwao   31  
154 short word info ubwatï short of people 20  
155 long word info molao long, tall 12  
155 long word info nggoyo      
156 thin word info wogo      
157 thick word info poku      
158 narrow      
159 wide magaga   35  
160 painful, sick ghambwera      
161 shy, ashamed mojina   43  
162 old word info teuye      
163 new togha   37  
164 good thovuye   132  
165 bad, evil tharï   1, 58  
166 correct, true      
167 night gogugou   56  
168 day mbanga      
169 year theghathegha      
170 when? word info maninggiye      
171 to hide word info wathïwole      
171 to hide word info kubaro hide from    
172 to climb word info vana   1  
173 at      
174 in, inside tïne   68  
175 above voro   40  
176 below      
177 this yake close to S    
177 this yako far from S    
178 that yena closer to H tan to S 1  
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info angga   49  
182 I ino   1, 22  
183 thou ghïn      
184 he/she iye   1  
185 we word info ime we excl 2  
185 we word info inda we incl 1  
186 you ghemi   1, 13  
187 they thiye   25  
188 what? word info buda      
189 who? word info thela who singular 1  
189 who? word info thavala who plural 12  
190 other reghava the other one    
191 all othangarï      
192 and      
193 if thonggo      
193 if posi      
194 how? word info gorongga      
195 no, not      
196 to count vaona   57  
197 One word info      
198 Two word info      
199 Three word info      
200 Four word info      
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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