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Language: Bilur

Source/Author:  Oviki Lipirin, Malcolm Ross 
Notes:  Some of the handwriting was difficult to distinguish. There was a mixture of upper and lower case forms within the same words. Again the 'eyes' and 'ells' were difficult to distinguish if they were written as just a vertical line. 
Problems:  Andreea: changed [I] to [i] word-initially for items #37, #51, #138, #139, #147, #148, #149, and #150 
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 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand akuna   40  
1 hand a kuna arm 40  
2 left ainor      
3 right a ot   18  
4 leg/foot a kikina   1  
4 leg/foot na kikina   1  
5 to walk i vanan   2  
5 to walk i van (he) goes 2  
6 road/path a dip      
7 to come va go rit      
8 to turn word info i pupukuai   35  
9 to swim i a lin   44  
10 dirty idur   68  
11 dust otobon   62  
12 skin a palaono could be: a pa la ono 30  
13 back word info a taruna   12  
14 belly      
15 bone a urina   52  
16 intestines o unau no balana   26, 28  
17 liver o buaina   18  
18 breast o una   1  
18 breast a nun gir na box chest 3  
19 shoulder a kaba kuna      
20 to know, be knowledgeable i nunuran   53  
21 to think      
22 to fear i bukur vanatnat      
23 blood na gap   5  
24 head euna      
25 neck aruana      
26 hair word info akatkat-neuna   75  
27 nose oleuna      
28 to breathe ilo vuvu   49  
29 to sniff, smell i nug na ur magit ur could be or    
30 mouth avana   36  
31 tooth nangiene   24  
31 tooth na goro na ngiene molar tooth 24  
32 tongue okaramepipi pipi could be: didi 7, 14  
33 to laugh i ar kobor      
34 to cry i tangi   1  
35 to vomit      
36 to spit tarauset Spittle    
37 to eat i tamo   40  
38 to chew word info i mame (he) chews (betelnut) 1  
39 to cook word info it papava a tio ma ran bakes (in earth oven) 52  
39 to cook word info i tutun a tio ma iap bakes (over fire) 9  
39 to cook word info na malum iniap water boils    
40 to drink iap could be: iop 22  
41 to bite apap iarkakarat (dog) bites 1  
42 to suck a kalikit i uu   25  
43 ear olingene   1  
44 to hear i logor   1, 36  
45 eye omatana   1  
46 to see i nei      
47 to yawn i muiap   19  
48 to sleep i bor bor   83  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream i irereap a dream 35  
51 to sit i ke is sitting 20  
52 to stand i tuktur is standing 2  
53 person/human being tulungen could be: tulunyen    
54 man/male ame      
55 woman/female avaina   1, 106  
56 child a nuna kalkit      
57 husband nuna me      
58 wife nuna vaina   5, 68  
59 mother enano   1, 42  
60 father kokono   42  
61 house a pal   14  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name aiana   1, 18  
64 to say i urek      
65 rope ololo string 2  
66 to tie up, fasten i kubu okukubu   51  
66 to tie up, fasten i kubu oina (he) ties (a knot) 51  
67 to sew word info i git   43  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info i papanak tur va many   53  
70 to shoot word info i panak i mo vuvur   1  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info i varum (he) fights 44  
73 to steal      
74 to kill i amat a bor noi could be: nai 2  
75 to die, be dead i mat   1  
76 to live, be alive a boroi ki do living (pig) 30  
77 to scratch word info i karunono   44  
78 to cut, hack word info i poko a bo roi = he cuts a pig 56  
79 stick/wood ovai   1  
80 to split word info i parak na vovai   88  
81 sharp o matan na pul   14  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info ipa piat      
84 to plant i ing na kau kau   41  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info na ur magit itur (plant) grows    
87 to swell word info imaladir could be: i maladir    
88 to squeeze word info i karu o marang      
89 to hold word info i tolo a kuma      
90 to dig igan or: i gan 1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover i apang a taman   30  
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info i mibira o vai      
95 to fall word info      
96 dog apap   37  
97 bird o manu   1  
98 egg okiau   31  
99 feather o pulina   1  
100 wing a bebeana could be: a be beana 34  
101 to fly o manu i mobo (bird) flies    
102 rat a kue   3  
103 meat/flesh na mit   38, 61  
103 meat/flesh viono   10  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail otapupuna      
106 snake aoi   17  
107 worm (earthworm) ogagaulam      
108 louse word info aut   1  
109 mosquito onam   1  
110 spider a kabilak   28  
111 fish oi      
112 rotten word info ove i marut   49  
113 branch word info a rakana   1  
114 leaf opakavai   12  
115 root ovakarai   37  
116 flower o purpur could be: o pur pur 13 L?
117 fruit      
118 grass o korkor   95  
118 grass ore kunai    
119 earth/soil apiv   88  
120 stone ovat   1  
121 sand nana      
122 water word info namalum   44  
123 to flow      
124 sea atai   1  
125 salt sol loan   L
126 lake a kabalom lagoon    
127 woods/forest o lokor   46  
128 sky a bakut   30  
129 moon a ka lag   26  
130 star o kan kanmui   80  
131 cloud word info a bakut   45  
132 fog omi      
133 rain i to von      
134 thunder a pipi      
135 lightning a pala palai could be: palapalai    
136 wind wuwu (wind) blows 33  
137 to blow word info i wuwu   6  
138 warm word info i ungian hot    
139 cold word info i kotokoto 'I' is a capital 'eye' 124  
140 dry word info na matetek na ma lu   101  
141 wet na polo na malu      
142 heavy      
143 fire aiap   1  
144 to burn word info aiap-iot   72  
144 to burn word info na kor kor i muu burns (grass)    
145 smoke word info omi   39  
146 ash      
147 black i mok morom      
148 white i pua   29  
149 red i tar   72  
150 yellow ingiliau      
151 green i lan      
152 small a nat nabora   41  
153 big a gnir na boroi      
154 short word info a tuk   66  
155 long word info l ba ra barap can't tell whether the 'l' is a capital 'eye' or a small 'ell' 16  
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow a nat na ga      
159 wide i tamaba   37  
160 painful, sick a manua a sore 49  
160 painful, sick i dik nono a pain    
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info a maula na pal (of house) x  
163 new a ka la ma na na pal      
164 good akonapal could be: a konapal    
165 bad, evil kir also koina    
166 correct, true i rail api koina correct, right    
167 night i morom   20  
168 day i kiap      
169 year kilala   35  
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this a pal kiti   15  
178 that a pa ire vatatap that (nearby)    
178 that kara pal itapokot that (far away)    
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
182 I iau   1, 21  
183 thou vu you (sing.) 34  
184 he/she toan he x  
184 he/she tean she x  
185 we word info mia we two (excl)    
185 we word info mia vaurua we two (incl.)    
185 we word info oala we (excl.)    
185 we word info oala we (incl.)    
185 we word info dotolvatulua we three (excl.)    
185 we word info dala vatulua we three (incl.)    
186 you mula you (pl.) 26  
186 you mutol vatulua you x  
187 they diavaurua they two x  
187 they la they (plural) 1, 70  
187 they la vatulua they three x  
188 what? word info a   1  
189 who? word info ii   1, 28  
190 other la      
191 all larap   88  
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not kir runa ta balbali tu ia tiri ano = no (answer to question)    
196 to count i luluk   30  
197 One word info anig      
198 Two word info uru   1  
199 Three word info tulua   1  
200 Four word info vauat   1  
201 Five word info lima   1  
202 Six word info nono   1  
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info latia   5  
206 Ten word info naaulu   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info a mar   6  
210 One Thousand word info a rip   5  

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