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Language: Tetun Terik (Fehan dialect)

Source/Author:  Catharina Williams-van Klinken (field notes 1993 and 1995) 
Notes:  Language name is spelled  
Data Entry:  Typed By: Catharina Williams-van Klinken  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Timor-Babar:Nuclear Timor 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
86 to grow word info      
178 that      
190 other      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
196 to count      
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
165 bad, evil aat      
132 fog ababun      
115 root abut   3  
146 ash ahu ahu = 'lime fine ash' 1  
146 ash ahu kresan ahu = 'lime fine ash' 1  
79 stick/wood ai   1  
4 leg/foot ain   1  
127 woods/forest alas   1  
60 father ama(n) Final 'n' if possessed 1  
185 we word info ami from Blust 2008 2  
136 wind anin   1  
96 dog asu   1  
17 liver aten   1  
80 to split word info baka   36  
72 to hit word info baku slap/hit with stick 7  
85 to choose boi   22  
153 big boot      
104 fat/grease boran fat/lard 33  
141 wet botes      
87 to swell word info bubu   3  
6 road/path dalan   1  
68 needle daun   1  
164 good di'ak   43  
112 rotten word info dodok mushy, rotten 35  
180 far dook from Blust 2008 1  
145 smoke word info dubun   36  
53 person/human being ema   81  
186 you emi from Blust 2008 1, 13  
93 to pound, beat word info fai pound with point of stick, eg rice 1  
120 stone fatuk   1  
58 wife feen   31  
80 to split word info fera 'chop/split' 22  
162 old word info ferik old/married (of woman)    
55 woman/female feto   27  
8 to turn word info fila 'faur' (in your list), I noted as meaning 'trick' 4?  
10 dirty fo'er Cliff Morris lists alternative    
72 to hit word info fota slap/hit with stick    
163 new foun   1  
117 fruit fuan Preceded by type of fruit, or 'ai fuan' (lit. 'plant fruit) if unidentified or generic 1  
26 hair word info fuhuk   1  
129 moon fulan   1  
116 flower funan Preceded by type of flower, or 'ai funan' (lit. 'plant flower') if unidentified or generic 1  
84 to plant furi plant seeds    
66 to tie up, fasten futu tie into bundle 9?  
64 to say ha'ak   151  
143 fire ha'i      
182 I ha'u from Blust 2008 1  
37 to eat haa   1  
200 Four word info haat from Blust 2008 1  
118 grass hae   42  
80 to split word info hakbaluk 'split wood/slice'    
171 to hide word info hakfunin      
38 to chew word info hakmolak?      
38 to chew word info haknaan      
80 to split word info haknees      
38 to chew word info haktamis 'chew noisily'    
70 to shoot word info hana   1  
73 to steal hana'o   1, 58  
33 to laugh hanasa      
41 to bite hanisi sting, bite - eg by insect    
21 to think hanoin   5  
46 to see haree   30  
52 to stand hariik   33  
28 to breathe hasa'e lit. 'raise/lower breath';    
22 to fear hata'uk   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable hatene   35  
28 to breathe hatuun nawan 'nawan' also means something like 'anger' 1  
40 to drink hemu   1  
85 to choose hili   1  
192 and ho from Blust 2008    
74 to kill ho'o      
29 to sniff, smell hora(n)   1?  
170 when? word info hori-hirak for questions about past    
191 all hotu hotu from Blust 2008    
137 to blow word info huu   5  
30 mouth ibun   39  
197 One word info ida from Blust 2008 1  
173 at iha   20?  
174 in, inside iha ... laran   1  
181 where? word info iha ne'i be from Blust 2008    
111 fish ikan   1  
105 tail ikun   1  
59 mother ina(n) Final 'n' if possessed 1  
27 nose inur   1  
103 meat/flesh isin contents/body/flesh (in contrast to bones/spirit)' 31  
185 we word info ita from Blust 2008 1  
14 belly kabun   2  
89 to hold word info kaer   104  
25 neck kakorok   12  
167 night kalan   20  
131 cloud word info kalo'an      
83 to work word info karian   7  
2 left karuk   83  
162 old word info katuas old/married (of man)    
19 shoulder kbaas   6  
154 short word info kbadak   54  
82 dull, blunt kbetek short/blunt (of point)    
104 fat/grease kbokur fat    
90 to dig ke'e   26  
66 to tie up, fasten kesi tie/fasten 124  
130 star kfitun   30  
152 small ki'ik   121  
158 narrow kloot   8  
81 sharp kmeik sharp point    
150 yellow kmodok 'yellow, beige    
77 to scratch word info ko'i   1  
134 thunder kokur      
13 back word info kotuk   37  
176 below kraik from Blust 2008    
179 near kreis from Blust 2008    
81 sharp kro'at sharp edge 99  
142 heavy ktodan      
3 right kuana   1, 62  
12 skin kulit   1  
88 to squeeze word info kumu   5  
89 to hold word info kumu      
195 no, not la from Blust 2008 4  
57 husband la'en   9  
5 to walk la'o   1  
110 spider labadain   1?  
102 rat laho   1  
128 sky lale'an sky, heaven 10?  
107 worm (earthworm) latik   1  
56 child lawarik child (in age)    
175 above leten from Blust 2008    
1 hand liman   1, 64  
100 wing liras   6  
67 to sew word info lita   44  
92 to open, uncover loke   6  
166 correct, true loos true/straight/correct    
168 day loron   26  
159 wide luan   1?  
157 thick word info ma'ar      
47 to yawn maas   19  
7 to come mai   1  
139 cold word info malirin   1  
38 to chew word info mama mama = 'chew (esp. betel)' 1  
135 lightning mameran   42  
138 warm word info manas   1  
54 man/male mane   1  
97 bird manu   1  
140 dry word info maran   1  
125 salt masin   3, 45  
151 green matak 'green, unripe' 1  
45 eye matan   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
50 to dream me'i   1, 37  
149 red mean   1  
147 black metan   1  
104 fat/grease mina oil 1  
151 green modo   4?  
161 shy, ashamed moe   33  
95 to fall word info monu (general term) 1, 106  
160 painful, sick moras   46  
76 to live, be alive moris   1, 76  
35 to vomit muta   1  
148 white mutin   1  
103 meat/flesh na'an meat    
111 fish na'an tasi (lit. 'meat sea')    
32 tongue nanaan   6, 12  
9 to swim nani   1, 45  
63 name naran   1  
155 long word info naruk   1  
31 tooth ne'an   1  
177 this ne'e from Blust 2008    
184 he/she nea from Blust 2008 1?  
156 thin word info ni'is      
183 thou o from Blust 2008 1  
56 child oa(n) offspring (Final 'n' is used when possessed)    
23 blood raan   1  
99 feather rahun body hear, feather, particle 24  
119 earth/soil rai   4  
11 dust rai rahun Unsure whether 1?  
121 sand raihenek   48  
44 to hear rona   1  
198 Two word info rua from Blust 2008 1  
15 bone ruin   2  
188 what? word info sa from Blust 2008 2  
172 to climb word info sa'e   2  
106 snake samea   40  
113 branch word info sanak   2?  
189 who? word info se from Blust 2008 1  
101 to fly semo   42  
187 they sia from Blust 2008 1  
94 to throw word info soe throw    
71 to stab, pierce sona   89  
62 thatch/roof soor primarily thatched roof 64  
91 to buy sosa   31  
123 to flow suli   28  
144 to burn word info sunu      
42 to suck susu   1  
109 mosquito susuk   45  
18 breast susun   1  
72 to hit word info ta'e hit/punch/slap 109  
78 to cut, hack word info taa   1  
36 to spit tafii   9  
36 to spit tafou   9  
114 leaf tahan Preceded by type of leaf, or 'ai tahan' (lit. 'plant leaf') if unidentified or generic 7  
65 rope tali(n)   1  
69 to hunt word info tama rai (lit 'enter land') 'hunt with dogs'    
34 to cry tanis   1  
124 sea tasi   1  
41 to bite tata bite - eg by dog    
39 to cook word info te'in do cooking (in general), boil (food)    
166 correct, true tebes certainly 34  
16 intestines teek   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tetak 'chop finely' 3  
43 ear tilun   1, 4  
169 year tinan   42  
48 to sleep toba   43  
49 to lie down word info toba   36  
199 Three word info tolu from Blust 2008 1  
98 egg tolun e.g. manu-tolun '(bird/chicken) egg' 1  
162 old word info tuan old (not of people) 1  
94 to throw word info tuda throw overarm eg spear or stone 1  
51 to sit tuur   15  
133 rain udan   1  
126 lake ue lihun from Blust 2008    
82 dull, blunt ufak blunt (edge) 75  
24 head ulun   1  
61 house uma(n) Final 'n' if possessed 1  
108 louse word info utu   1  
170 when? word info wainhira for questions about future    
122 water word info wee   2  

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