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Language: Riwo

Source/Author:  Malcolm Ross 
Notes:  Where the letter 'z' appears, the handwritten form looked a bit like a 2 with a hyphen across the middle, but think these were z.

<z> represents a voiceless lateral. 
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:North New Guinea:Ngero-Vitiaz:Vitiaz:Bel 
Map  Sorry, no map co-ordinates found for this language. 

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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all dedaŋan      
192 and      
146 ash      
173 at      
13 back word info      
165 bad, evil      
14 belly      
176 below      
153 big ujan      
97 bird ma   1  
147 black mumum   93  
23 blood daz   1  
15 bone dog   23  
113 branch word info zai/n   1  
18 breast sus   1  
56 child natu/n   5  
131 cloud word info timtaen   36, 41  
139 cold word info      
166 correct, true      
168 day rude      
10 dirty      
96 dog gaun   43  
140 dry word info -gos   70  
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust      
43 ear tiliŋa/n   1  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
98 egg      
204 Eight word info      
45 eye matan   1  
180 far      
104 fat/grease      
60 father tamari   1  
99 feather kaluŋ   9  
99 feather sazo/n   37  
99 feather fufulu/n   1  
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire ya   1  
111 fish i   1  
201 Five word info      
116 flower moz   31  
132 fog      
200 Four word info pal   1, 65  
117 fruit      
164 good gua written above gua is uyan 1  
118 grass ze   14  
151 green      
26 hair word info      
1 hand ni man   1, 66  
184 he/she i he 1  
184 he/she i she 1  
24 head patu/n   9  
142 heavy      
61 house ab   23  
194 how? word info      
57 husband      
182 I ŋa   12  
193 if      
174 in, inside      
16 intestines teŋaen   1  
126 lake      
114 leaf      
2 left ŋas   19  
4 leg/foot nien   63  
4 leg/foot nien   63  
135 lightning lelei   41  
17 liver aten   1  
155 long word info      
108 louse word info utu   1  
54 man/male tamot   12, 14  
103 meat/flesh mudan   23  
129 moon fule   1  
109 mosquito na   1, 66  
59 mother tinan nen   1  
30 mouth auan could be: anan 36  
63 name jaŋan   20  
158 narrow      
179 near      
25 neck buzu/n   68  
68 needle      
163 new faun   1, 26  
167 night tidom   11  
205 Nine word info      
195 no, not tea could be: l-ea 10  
27 nose      
162 old word info      
197 One word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other      
160 painful, sick      
53 person/human being      
133 rain ui   1  
102 rat      
149 red dazan   25  
3 right von   1  
6 road/path dal   1  
115 root dabi/n   14  
65 rope mol string 29  
112 rotten word info      
125 salt mas   3, 45  
121 sand lul   47  
124 sea mas   8  
203 Seven word info      
81 sharp      
154 short word info tukuzan   66  
19 shoulder      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info      
12 skin tinin   31  
128 sky did   53  
152 small      
145 smoke word info kas   2  
106 snake mot   12  
110 spider      
130 star patui   1, 37  
79 stick/wood      
120 stone pat   1  
105 tail nyun could be: uyun 1  
206 Ten word info      
178 that      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they i they two x  
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info      
177 this enim      
183 thou you (sing.) 1, 66  
199 Three word info tol   1  
134 thunder vail   44  
41 to bite      
137 to blow word info -fui   17  
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info i/nini      
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come -so   21  
39 to cook word info -mozi bakes (in earth oven) 77  
39 to cook word info -nai bakes (over fire) 3  
196 to count -suti   51  
34 to cry -ta   1  
78 to cut, hack word info -tale   1  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
90 to dig      
50 to dream      
40 to drink      
37 to eat -ani   1  
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear -zez   29  
123 to flow      
101 to fly zou (bird) flies 1  
86 to grow word info -sa (plant) grows < *sake 'go up' 28  
44 to hear -loŋ   1, 36  
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info      
89 to hold word info      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill funi   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
33 to laugh      
49 to lie down word info      
76 to live, be alive      
92 to open, uncover -pasi   31  
84 to plant -pai   64  
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say -bol   50  
77 to scratch word info      
46 to see -lale   14  
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info -pane   1  
51 to sit -mado is sitting 18  
48 to sleep -en   8  
29 to sniff, smell      
36 to spit      
80 to split word info      
88 to squeeze word info abi -pipi abi is written above -pipi 21  
71 to stab, pierce      
52 to stand      
73 to steal      
42 to suck -musi   6  
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim -log   28  
21 to think      
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten      
8 to turn word info -daŋsa   77  
35 to vomit -lu   8  
5 to walk -tor   37  
5 to walk -la (he) goes 1, 69  
83 to work word info uzat   41  
47 to yawn      
32 tongue balen   33  
31 tooth livo/n   1, 35  
31 tooth gamaun molar tooth 29  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info zupa   1  
138 warm word info      
122 water word info naz   1, 43  
185 we word info ŋam we two (excl) 12  
185 we word info id we two (incl.) 1  
141 wet      
188 what? word info      
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white kebakab   70  
189 who? word info maitai could be: mai tai 21  
159 wide      
58 wife      
136 wind tim (wind) blows 43  
100 wing banin   2  
55 woman/female pain   1, 106  
127 woods/forest      
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year      
150 yellow jaŋjaŋ   9  
186 you you (pl.) 1, 55  

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