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

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