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Language: Solos

Source/Author:  Helen N Hosian, Malcolm Ross 
Notes:  Some pages in Word Lists B, C, and D were missing. Spent time looking for them but not there. Some verbs were embedded in short sentences reflecting the way the question was asked.  
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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:Solos 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
17 liver      
21 to think      
47 to yawn      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
73 to steal      
82 dull, blunt      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
91 to buy      
93 to pound, beat word info      
106 snake      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
142 heavy      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
174 in, inside      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
190 other      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
1 hand (mo) minouh   35  
4 leg/foot mo mouh   61  
4 leg/foot mo mow uh   61  
4 leg/foot mo mou te youh   61  
5 to walk tatan non   32  
6 road/path barobaron      
7 to come naomeh   1, 85  
8 to turn word info biriton      
9 to swim nanahon   51  
11 dust kuahu   1  
12 skin mo toauh      
13 back word info mu tegen nuh   12  
14 belly mo tot tuh      
15 bone mu tinouh   9  
16 intestines mo tot tuh      
18 breast mu sus suh   1  
19 shoulder mu rosoat uh   99  
19 shoulder rosono   99  
20 to know, be knowledgeable natenon   98  
22 to fear napean e ratout non nakatua   1  
23 blood mo natiuh      
24 head (mo) bakuh   53  
25 neck (mo) nio te youh   1  
27 nose (mo) osuh   1  
30 mouth (mo) buruh      
31 tooth (mu) nihouh   1, 35  
32 tongue (mo) mieuh   7  
34 to cry nganon   5  
35 to vomit e nunuanon   8  
36 to spit mo reret tuh      
37 to eat henon   1  
40 to drink kaunon   30  
43 ear (mo) tengin nuh   1  
44 to hear nongon non   1, 36  
45 eye (mo) touh      
46 to see taranon   15  
48 to sleep sohon   13  
53 person/human being nakatun   39  
54 man/male natinon   46  
55 woman/female natahon   56  
56 child mu napeani nuh      
57 husband mu natinon nuh   57  
58 wife mu natahon nuh      
59 mother (mu) tinen nuh   1  
60 father (mu) tamen nuh   1  
61 house numa   1  
63 name mu son nuh      
64 to say ketanon   55  
66 to tie up, fasten kit noni pusi   20, 32  
67 to sew word info samapon   46 L
69 to hunt word info hahara mune non      
70 to shoot word info haneinon neireh   1  
71 to stab, pierce hesakon      
75 to die, be dead maton   1  
78 to cut, hack word info bopo nei (gu)      
79 stick/wood nen doi   32  
80 to split word info robakat nuh o roi      
83 to work word info kuinon   60  
88 to squeeze word info pot non i wen   18  
89 to hold word info namoton   50  
90 to dig ngahon      
92 to open, uncover e panat nei bebene      
94 to throw word info mit nei dako      
96 dog kus   31  
97 bird namune      
98 egg nat   17  
100 wing bapahu      
102 rat kiso   3, 88  
103 meat/flesh beno   19  
103 meat/flesh beno   19  
105 tail his   44  
107 worm (earthworm) tirikopu      
108 louse word info pehut      
109 mosquito kuhenu   64  
110 spider kupat      
111 fish nayean   1  
113 branch word info nen doi   1  
115 root ponog (o roi)      
116 flower plaua     L?
116 flower purpur   13 L?
118 grass hasini   1  
119 earth/soil kopu      
120 stone rako      
120 stone dako      
121 sand kotonan      
122 water word info kua      
124 sea tasi   1  
127 woods/forest duruh      
128 sky nengit   1  
129 moon natihao   49  
130 star bipit   1, 81  
131 cloud word info wanean      
132 fog makesk      
133 rain na ruat      
134 thunder pina   23  
135 lightning kanah   14  
139 cold word info e koroan non      
143 fire tong      
145 smoke word info ruh   25  
146 ash kumahoan   12  
147 black koung   34  
148 white gekeani      
149 red kunuk      
150 yellow ngoa ngoan pehao   9  
152 small (gu) i gakei      
153 big (gu) pea      
153 big nakapea      
155 long word info roron      
164 good (numa) in daeh      
167 night bong   1  
168 day nan   6  
182 I ena   1, 22  
188 what? word info nasah   1  
189 who? word info esi   1, 28  
191 all erun naobot      
195 no, not meiyah      
196 to count kason   10  
199 Three word info huapis   4  
200 Four word info nina      
201 Five word info taning   1  
202 Six word info neiyonong   1  
205 Nine word info nei sie   5  
206 Ten word info manot   18  
39 to cook word info hahuona 'bake'. Added by M Ross 54  
39 to cook word info hagonono 'boil'. Added by M Ross 53  
81 sharp hen 'eats'. Added by M Ross 14  
101 to fly noh (bird) flies 1  
41 to bite hekoton (dog) bites 12  
38 to chew word info e koranon (he) chews (betelnut) 29  
72 to hit word info henatungon (he) fights 50  
5 to walk nanon (he) goes 1  
66 to tie up, fasten e kit nuh in pusi (he) ties (a knot) 20, 32  
42 to suck (napean) suson (napean) = baby 25  
77 to scratch word info (tua) makananon (tua) = skin    
87 to swell word info (tua) potekon (tua) = skin 9  
136 wind seoung (wind) blows    
198 Two word info huanu < *pua- 'round obj' + *rua '2' 1  
112 rotten word info roi muna non = (wood is) rotten    
144 to burn word info (tong) ngoton = fire burns    
26 hair word info (mu) un nuh (to baku) = his hair on head 31  
114 leaf un (o roi) = leaf (of tree)    
2 left mina keruk = left (hand) 17  
163 new (numa) in binit = new (house)    
3 right mina risiki = right (hand)    
177 this numai re = this (house here)    
137 to blow word info seoung saku non = wing (blows)    
50 to dream e sino sohon a dream    
10 dirty kute Added by M Ross    
28 to breathe nuason Added by M Ross    
29 to sniff, smell puinon Added by M Ross    
33 to laugh gagason Added by M Ross    
49 to lie down word info kanaton Added by M Ross    
76 to live, be alive toe non Added by M Ross 8  
95 to fall word info pukuo Added by M Ross 19  
117 fruit ua Added by M Ross 1  
140 dry word info parak Added by M Ross 17  
141 wet bupus Added by M Ross 16  
151 green buin Added by M Ross 17  
154 short word info runduŋ Added by M Ross    
158 narrow tigakei Added by M Ross    
159 wide kapea Added by M Ross    
162 old word info konohan Added by M Ross x  
165 bad, evil roson Added by M Ross    
170 when? word info haŋis Added by M Ross 1, 49  
173 at i Added by M Ross 1  
175 above i yas Added by M Ross 1  
176 below i kopu Added by M Ross 45  
179 near sikut Added by M Ross    
203 Seven word info hit Added by M Ross 1  
204 Eight word info toan Added by M Ross 3, 14  
77 to scratch word info e makana non an itch    
1 hand mo mina uh arm 35  
210 One Thousand word info o nean mes or paraonh as written. 'or' could be English    
18 breast mo nunuma uh chest 3  
166 correct, true e youh raihon correct, right    
99 feather keam could be: keani    
74 to kill natungor could be: natungomuh; part of word crossed through    
104 fat/grease mo bosokuh fat (on a person)    
184 he/she e he 1  
138 warm word info e hetunon hot 12  
209 One Hundred word info natus irregular *R > n 4  
51 to sit gungon is sitting 79  
52 to stand tonon is standing 2, 69  
118 grass kunei kunai 43 L
126 lake kopu kopu lagoon 27  
31 tooth mo niho gukut tuh molar tooth 1, 35  
197 One word info meg query 'g'. Unclear. 31, 33  
184 he/she e she 1  
65 rope stiring string - loan?   L?
178 that numai nehin that (far away)    
178 that numai i toh that (nearby)    
187 they erun they (plural)    
187 they e erun nenapis they three x  
187 they erun nenanu they two x  
169 year yia Tok Pisin loan   L
185 we word info emen bah we (excl.)    
185 we word info enit we (incl.)    
185 we word info e men nenapis we three (excl.)    
185 we word info e nit nenapis we three (incl.)    
185 we word info emen we two (excl)    
185 we word info emen nenanu we two (incl.)    
186 you e mu nenapis you x  
186 you emu nenanu you (pl.) 1  
183 thou eno you (sing.) s  

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