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Language: Maututu

Source/Author:  Garua Peni, Malcolm Ross 
Notes:  Word List D ended at page 6 so the last few questions seemed to be missing. It was very difficult to distinguish between the author's 'f's and 't's. 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:Willaumez 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
21 to think      
49 to lie down word info      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
73 to steal      
82 dull, blunt      
85 to choose      
91 to buy      
93 to pound, beat word info      
95 to fall word info      
117 fruit      
123 to flow      
126 lake      
142 heavy      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
161 shy, ashamed      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
31 tooth la togo la could be: togo    
31 tooth la tego galigali la molar tooth    
39 to cook word info ea tu tu bakes (in earth oven)    
39 to cook word info ea kuku boils (in water)    
41 to bite lamata la togo le voto (dog) bites    
53 person/human being la ta-halo      
55 woman/female la tarik      
64 to say ea vakara kara      
65 rope la ropi string   L
69 to hunt word info mamata could be: ma ma fa    
77 to scratch word info ea makasilia an itch    
78 to cut, hack word info ololo could be: o lo lo    
87 to swell word info (la vovola) sogo = (skin) swells    
104 fat/grease la kabili la fat (on a person)    
107 worm (earthworm) e mitigilo      
115 root la vala      
118 grass garasi     L
125 salt la peksu      
132 fog la mavoko      
137 to blow word info lololovi      
144 to burn word info karere      
144 to burn word info ea selu burns (grass)    
160 painful, sick ea sautola la iligiligi a pain    
162 old word info luma ale pa la-a      
185 we word info amula we two (excl)    
185 we word info talua we two (incl.)    
185 we word info tala we (incl.)    
185 we word info e tato tao tolu we three (excl.)    
185 we word info amite tao tolu we three (incl.)    
1 hand la lima la   1  
1 hand lima la arm 1  
14 belly la tiala could be: fia la; tia la 1  
17 liver la hate la   1  
18 breast la sus la   1  
29 to sniff, smell asaso   1  
34 to cry ea taitali   1  
37 to eat alali   1  
38 to chew word info ea mamama (he) chews (betelnut) 1  
40 to drink ea liuliu   1  
45 eye la mata la   1  
52 to stand ea magirigiri is standing 1  
59 mother tila la   1  
60 father tamala   1  
61 house la luma   1  
86 to grow word info tu tu bu (plant) grows 1  
90 to dig oli   1  
97 bird la malu   1  
98 egg la hatotolu 't's could be 'f's 1  
101 to fly lovolovo (bird) flies 1  
105 tail la kiula   1  
108 louse word info la utu   1  
109 mosquito e lamo   1  
111 fish la ia   1  
113 branch word info la la ha la obu could be: lalaha 1  
120 stone la vati   1  
133 rain la hura   1  
139 cold word info maigi   1  
143 fire la hari   1  
184 he/she ea he 1  
184 he/she eia she 1  
186 you amula you (pl.) 1  
189 who? word info ere   1  
197 One word info isasa could be: isa sa 1  
198 Two word info ilua   1  
199 Three word info itolu could be: ifo lu 1  
200 Four word info iva-a   1  
201 Five word info ilima   1  
44 to hear ea lololo   1, 36  
168 day la haro   1, 54  
76 to live, be alive maulu-uli living (pig) 1, 76  
15 bone la tua la could be: tua 1, 10  
54 man/male la tamale   1, 14  
182 I eau   1, 21  
122 water word info la lalu   1, 43  
27 nose la maisu la   1, 75  
7 to come ea gomaimai   1, 90  
99 feather la kokoma   10  
129 moon la taio could be: taio 10  
11 dust la pupuso   10?  
23 blood la kasoso la   11  
140 dry word info masaga   11  
167 night la logo   11  
46 to see ea iloilo   119  
22 to fear tataga   12  
22 to fear tataga   12  
155 long word info malau   12  
169 year la lavea la could be: laveala 12  
5 to walk ea ta tuga could be: ta tuga 13  
5 to walk ea tuga (he) goes 13  
9 to swim ea pupuru   13  
12 skin la vovola   13  
26 hair word info la ivula oata la gamala = (his) hair (on head) 13  
116 flower la purpuru   13 L?
84 to plant ea ga lu   14  
96 dog la paia   14  
121 sand la magasa   14  
146 ash la pupuso   14  
147 black para kuru   14  
152 small baisi   14  
30 mouth la are la   15  
39 to cook word info ea gugutu bakes (over fire) 15  
48 to sleep ea mamavuta could be: ma mavu ta. ta could be fa 15  
114 leaf la galagala   15  
130 star la matautabu 'f's could be 't's 15  
135 lightning la sima   15  
165 bad, evil komakoko ra   15  
50 to dream la tilaga a dream: misreading of t<il>aga 16  
58 wife e rutula 'f' could be 't' 16  
92 to open, uncover ea kope   16  
124 sea la mago   16  
166 correct, true ea sesele correct, right 16  
100 wing pa lapala   17  
119 earth/soil la magasa   17  
136 wind la lolovi (wind) blows 17  
138 warm word info tivura hot 17  
145 smoke word info la sosobu   17  
153 big auru   17  
196 to count gigigi   17  
196 to count gigigi   17  
2 left e meru   18  
10 dirty mumugu   18  
16 intestines la tamusi la as above 18  
83 to work word info igogolu   18  
141 wet beta   18  
178 that alele that (nearby) 18  
178 that alo that (far away) 18  
191 all tomi   18  
205 Nine word info valasiu   18  
205 Nine word info valasiu   18  
3 right e gata   19  
13 back word info la poke la   19  
74 to kill ea bilia   19  
127 woods/forest la tibulubulu 'f' could be 't' 19  
47 to yawn ea talamaha 'f' could be 't' 19, 25  
36 to spit katupe Spittle; misreading of /kalupe/? 19, 92  
57 husband e aruala   2  
67 to sew word info saisai   2  
67 to sew word info saisai   2  
159 wide bola-ha   2  
185 we word info amik we (excl.) 2  
134 thunder la kulumu la sima   2, 56  
4 leg/foot la va-a la   20  
4 leg/foot la va-a la   20  
66 to tie up, fasten kisi   20  
66 to tie up, fasten kisi (he) ties (a knot) 20  
72 to hit word info vaikokue (he) fights 20  
89 to hold word info sautola   20  
89 to hold word info sautola   20  
103 meat/flesh la maili la   20  
103 meat/flesh la mailila   20  
148 white ka kea   20  
160 painful, sick ea ka ka lia a sore 20  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ea rovia   21  
28 to breathe la-hate   21  
70 to shoot word info ubu bi   21  
24 head la gamala   22  
149 red mage gese   23  
51 to sit ea pou pou is sitting 24  
164 good tartigi   24  
42 to suck sususu   25  
187 they egite they (plural) 25, 60  
19 shoulder la beo la   26  
25 neck la loho la   28  
33 to laugh lege lege   28  
188 what? word info la rova   28  
102 rat e kusuke   3, 86  
158 narrow baisi   31  
8 to turn word info vuvulo   33  
8 to turn word info vuvulo   33  
210 One Thousand word info ausu   35  
106 snake taive   37  
80 to split word info sulu po la   38  
94 to throw word info pigi   39  
209 One Hundred word info salatu could be: salatu 4, 38  
128 sky la mori   40  
110 spider e kukure   41  
118 grass gaeke kunai 41  
195 no, not ouka   49  
56 child la tu la could be: la fu la 5  
56 child latula   5  
77 to scratch word info (ea) kaikasi (la vovola)   5  
206 Ten word info savulu   5  
206 Ten word info savulu   5  
71 to stab, pierce ea tagu could be: tagu 53  
18 breast la magoro la chest 58  
131 cloud word info la veto   58  
63 name la isa la   66  
81 sharp kara   69  
43 ear la gavusa la   7  
75 to die, be dead ea peo   7  
32 tongue la ka lamea la   7, 14  
88 to squeeze word info pulopulo   79  
35 to vomit (ea) kala lua = (he) vomits; could be: ka la lua 8  
151 green ka kesa   8  
202 Six word info ivolo could be: i volo 8  
202 Six word info ivolo could be: i volo 8  
6 road/path la gauru   9  
79 stick/wood la obu   9  
150 yellow geogeo   9  
154 short word info boto could be: bofo 9  
163 new a la ba could be: laba 9  
177 this akei   9  
190 other isapolo   9  
112 rotten word info pupusa   9, 73  
183 thou eme you (sing.) s  
186 you amuto taotolu you x  
187 they egira they two x  
187 they egite taotolu they three x  

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