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Language: Haku

Source/Author:  Aline Masina, Malcolm Ross 
Notes:  Informant's Village: Lontis
Sub-Province: Buka
Province: North Solomons 
Problems:  inconsistencies in spellings of some informants 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Janet Moody  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:New Ireland:South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic:Nehan-North Bougainville:Buka:Halia 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all rori hoboto   51  
192 and      
146 ash kuahu   1, 69  
173 at      
13 back word info u muru   3  
165 bad, evil e-omina   46  
14 belly u tor      
176 below      
153 big kapan      
97 bird a kala      
147 black ruruhana      
23 blood rahatsing   8  
15 bone silo   9  
113 branch word info kala   1?  
18 breast asusu   1  
18 breast paspasu chest (of man)    
56 child e na ku koi      
131 cloud word info kuasi      
139 cold word info bot-mumula      
166 correct, true noni e nigana correct, right    
168 day a-lan   6  
10 dirty korkorian might be two words? 5  
96 dog muki      
140 dry word info u-palaka   17  
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust ku pa   17  
43 ear talinga   1  
119 earth/soil puta   41  
98 egg u nata   17  
204 Eight word info towal   3, 14  
45 eye umata   1  
180 far lamanana query nana, mistake had been amended, not easy to read.    
104 fat/grease pongoto fat (on a person)    
60 father tamana   1  
99 feather a kuha      
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire ngoto   8?  
111 fish a yana   1  
201 Five word info tolima maybe two words? 1  
116 flower a kuha      
132 fog koasi   12  
200 Four word info to hats maybe one word? 1, 65  
117 fruit      
164 good a luma a niga (of house) 72  
118 grass u-halis   1  
118 grass rukunai kunai grass 43  
151 green bibil   45  
26 hair word info ultutu   31  
1 hand u walima   1  
1 hand walima arm 1  
184 he/she tamata he    
184 he/she kauru she    
24 head baku   53  
142 heavy      
61 house a luma   1  
194 how? word info      
57 husband e na tamata   23  
182 I aku   1  
193 if      
174 in, inside      
16 intestines u tor   38  
126 lake aramun   7  
114 leaf ulun   40  
2 left kearukŭ   17  
4 leg/foot u mu   61  
4 leg/foot u mŭ   61  
135 lightning kahaha      
17 liver poso      
155 long word info ngangaha   50  
108 louse word info aklutu might be two words? 1  
54 man/male tamata   12, 14  
103 meat/flesh a pum      
129 moon tsihau   33  
109 mosquito kuhelu   64  
59 mother tsinana   1  
30 mouth run̄g      
63 name solo   24  
158 narrow a-maroro a-kepke putu      
179 near      
25 neck u liou   1  
68 needle      
163 new a luma a tsimus (of house) 11  
167 night bong   1  
205 Nine word info tosi   22  
195 no, not moa   62  
27 nose uyas      
162 old word info a-lum a-tu tuni      
197 One word info toa   47  
209 One Hundred word info hamal-ma loto   4  
210 One Thousand word info a-us   35  
190 other ta pala   43  
160 painful, sick a pi "a sore"    
160 painful, sick ka mits "a pain", might be one word? 18  
53 person/human being akatun   39  
133 rain langits   7  
102 rat isu   3, 88  
149 red marara   1  
3 right matŭ   5, 13  
6 road/path maroro      
115 root poloso      
65 rope a-hono string 14  
112 rotten word info mula   79  
125 salt u-tis   20  
121 sand kotolana   45  
124 sea tis   1  
203 Seven word info tohiti   1  
81 sharp u-lahoto u-yan      
154 short word info kukuranu      
19 shoulder hala-hala   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info tunomo   1  
12 skin pikpiku      
128 sky i lan̄gits   1  
152 small teroko      
145 smoke word info ruhu   25  
106 snake a-kukuts      
110 spider kokoraki   35  
130 star pito-pito   1, 81  
79 stick/wood a tsi roi   32  
120 stone palau   9  
105 tail u hisi   44  
206 Ten word info malotŏ   22  
178 that tina   1  
178 that i-tina   1  
62 thatch/roof      
187 they rori i lisolana they two x  
187 they rori they (plural) 25  
187 they rori i lapisa ku they three x  
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info      
177 this reke      
183 thou      
199 Three word info to pisa maybe one word? 4  
134 thunder pilangu   23  
41 to bite e kamu (dog) bites    
137 to blow word info      
28 to breathe hosa   43  
144 to burn word info ngotona      
144 to burn word info kulupu burns (grass)    
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info kola (he) chews (betelnut) 29  
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come lanama or 1? 1  
39 to cook word info a kio ra ku bakes (in earth oven)    
39 to cook word info e huhuna bakes (over fire) 54  
39 to cook word info ha-gololo boils (in water 53  
196 to count e- esena   10  
34 to cry e ngalana   5  
78 to cut, hack word info pupuna      
75 to die, be dead mete   1  
90 to dig lebaleba      
50 to dream mehe a dream 1, 37  
40 to drink e wana   28  
37 to eat e nanina query i. Could have been crossed out. 1  
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear e- matutuna   1  
123 to flow      
101 to fly e tapa   48  
86 to grow word info elebena grows    
44 to hear e longolona   1, 36  
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info he a tung n has line over top 50  
89 to hold word info pilena      
69 to hunt word info heŏ   18  
74 to kill yatung   18  
20 to know, be knowledgeable e ati   35  
33 to laugh e- golona   59  
49 to lie down word info e-nopuna (he) lies down 70  
76 to live, be alive a-pum a to toa living    
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant le ba might be one word? 13  
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say e ranga   76  
77 to scratch word info e- takirahan could be four words? 15  
77 to scratch word info golo an itch    
46 to see e tarana   15  
67 to sew word info tul   13  
70 to shoot word info hana-hana   1  
51 to sit e tapa-ha      
48 to sleep e sohona   13  
48 to sleep e-sohona (he) falls asleep 13  
48 to sleep e-sohona (he) is asleep 13  
29 to sniff, smell e- sokana   91  
36 to spit kinahus Spittle 19, 61  
80 to split word info tu ka ta could be one word?    
88 to squeeze word info pots   18  
71 to stab, pierce hi puli      
52 to stand e tsitsingocha c could be an e    
73 to steal kop   15  
42 to suck e- to pona      
87 to swell word info e- pukuna   57  
9 to swim nepe   43  
21 to think      
94 to throw word info titi palao      
66 to tie up, fasten e- longoton̄a n has line over top 127  
66 to tie up, fasten longoto (he) ties (a knot) 127  
8 to turn word info hola-habiritsina      
35 to vomit e- lŏana   8  
5 to walk elala   1, 69  
5 to walk la (he) goes 1, 69  
83 to work word info e- kutina query t.    
47 to yawn mamahana   19  
32 tongue u mea   7  
31 tooth u liho   1, 35  
31 tooth n̄gi   30  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info tol < *to- 'human' + *rua '2' 1  
138 warm word info hiski   29  
122 water word info ramun   1  
185 we word info aga i lisolana we two (excl)    
185 we word info aga hoboto we two (incl.)    
185 we word info alam we (excl.)    
185 we word info aga we (incl.)    
185 we word info alam i lapisa      
185 we word info alam i lapisa we three (incl.)    
185 we word info aga i lapisa      
141 wet putu   71  
188 what? word info aha   1  
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white poka      
189 who? word info ese   1  
159 wide tasala      
58 wife e na kawu   15  
136 wind lomō-lomo   49  
100 wing pakapaka   33  
55 woman/female kawu   10  
127 woods/forest o-ruhu      
107 worm (earthworm) kakabelekua      
169 year hin̄gal   58  
150 yellow ngongoana   9  
186 you alimu i lisokana   x  
186 you alu we (incl.) x  
186 you alimu you (pl.) 1, 22  
186 you alimu i lapisa you three x  

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