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Language: Ura

Source/Author:  Crowley, Terry. 1999. Ura: A disappearing language 
Notes:  Erromango Island, Southern Vanuatu 
Problems:  Orthographic c = voiced velar fricative (gamma), not visible on the character set through my browser. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: John Lynch  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:South Vanuatu:Erromanga 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
11 dust      
50 to dream      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
93 to pound, beat word info      
126 lake      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
2 left umesvi      
3 right arube      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ocori      
23 blood uŋga      
29 to sniff, smell iŋok      
30 mouth nobun ŋgivi- = head + tooth    
33 to laugh doŋgorwa      
41 to bite ahli      
63 name niva-      
77 to scratch word info elei      
89 to hold word info ovohlowi      
94 to throw word info davaŋi      
107 worm (earthworm) umŋgeya      
114 leaf delŋe- = ear    
116 flower navani =fruit    
118 grass novlelmut      
137 to blow word info elumsi      
140 dry word info artacau      
166 correct, true ahneseŋ      
169 year namŋgainil      
174 in, inside unbahnaŋ      
175 above unayai      
176 below diŋen      
177 this imo      
181 where? word info duwa      
190 other erema      
191 all bacan      
194 how? word info nocwa      
12 skin noclesda-   1  
34 to cry ereŋ   1  
37 to eat eni   1  
44 to hear elŋi   1  
44 to hear erŋi   1  
59 mother ehne-   1  
60 father rimi-   1  
75 to die, be dead imis   1  
79 stick/wood ni   1  
86 to grow word info erpo   1  
90 to dig ocli   1  
97 bird uhnomu   1  
98 egg nahli-   1  
99 feather novliŋe-   1  
108 louse word info wit   1  
109 mosquito uyoumu   1  
110 spider yarilwa   1  
119 earth/soil dena   1  
120 stone nivat   1  
124 sea de   1  
144 to burn word info ehni   1  
151 green delemda   1  
163 new arvau   1  
165 bad, evil arwat   1  
183 thou ŋga   1  
184 he/she iyi   1  
185 we word info ŋgis   1  
198 Two word info ŋgelu   1  
199 Three word info ŋgehli   1  
201 Five word info suworem   1  
117 fruit nava-   1, 26  
105 tail novlimce-   1, 31  
43 ear delŋe-   1, 40  
152 small urkis   1, 42?  
138 warm word info avŋaveŋ   1, 50  
187 they leil   1, 70  
76 to live, be alive omorop   1, 76  
186 you ŋgimi   1, 13  
54 man/male yarmon   1, 14  
113 branch word info deŋeŋe-ni   1, 21  
182 I yau   1, 21  
55 woman/female yarvin   1, 35  
170 when? word info niŋei   1, 43  
40 to drink omni   1, 49  
197 One word info sai   1, 61  
146 ash bedop   1, 73  
72 to hit word info dai   10  
10 dirty dahlei   103  
36 to spit arvani *luaq 'vomit' + *ŋapus 'spit' 103  
5 to walk ovocor   105  
192 and im   11  
13 back word info da-   12  
85 to choose amsi   12  
67 to sew word info ehli   13  
130 star umse   13  
92 to open, uncover daibelek   13?  
100 wing nevloco-   13?  
24 head nobu-   14  
71 to stab, pierce ehli   14  
101 to fly erkep   14  
178 that mori   14  
81 sharp aca   14, 66?  
8 to turn word info oprei   15  
131 cloud word info nomwau   16  
193 if naŋgo   16  
137 to blow word info eli   16?  
42 to suck aŋmu   17  
25 neck na-   18  
1 hand deŋe-   19  
1 hand leŋe-   19  
45 eye nihmi   19  
47 to yawn amwap   19  
62 thatch/roof nobun suŋai = head + house 19  
143 fire nabaveŋ   19, 21  
61 house suŋai Possible S Efate loan? 1?  
134 thunder yawil   1?  
142 heavy abas   1?  
180 far isut   1?  
65 rope nowe   2  
122 water word info ne   2  
172 to climb word info eci   2  
185 we word info ŋgim   2  
156 thin word info ivivirau   21  
161 shy, ashamed aromrom   21  
73 to steal omrokŋi   22  
158 narrow worcirci   22  
133 rain nerevnip   23  
9 to swim alcai   24  
84 to plant owi   24  
7 to come venim   25  
135 lightning dorpis   25  
157 thick word info ivivat   25  
22 to fear ivani   26  
49 to lie down word info ahlei   26  
128 sky bocup   26  
162 old word info ocalam   26  
171 to hide word info amon   26  
80 to split word info arek   27  
145 smoke word info nuŋo-nobaveŋ   27  
196 to count isbi   27  
48 to sleep ahleiba = ahlei "lie down" + ba 28  
64 to say oco   28  
83 to work word info oburak   28  
96 dog nalinowe   28  
147 black acumsu   28  
88 to squeeze word info avis   29  
139 cold word info urpon   29  
18 breast na-   3  
102 rat ulakis   3  
74 to kill dahlini   30  
104 fat/grease nup   30  
129 moon irais   30  
125 salt netukus   31  
123 to flow arare   32  
132 fog nelinbup   32?  
103 meat/flesh nalat   33  
160 painful, sick amarat   33  
195 no, not davawi   33  
28 to breathe esomsak   34  
21 to think daro   35  
14 belly dovo-   36?  
106 snake neskil   38  
159 wide aflei   38  
206 Ten word info durem   4  
78 to cut, hack word info arvi   40  
95 to fall word info ohmol   40  
189 who? word info wi   40  
148 white arusva   41  
164 good armai   41  
173 at ra   41  
17 liver neŋgilmei   42  
141 wet omne   42  
167 night belmela   43  
31 tooth ŋgivi-   44  
153 big oroŋ   44  
115 root nolŋe-   45, 47, 49  
12 skin da-   46  
136 wind wavlau   46  
38 to chew word info amai   49  
91 to buy vasi   4?  
56 child nehni   5  
205 Nine word info sinivat   5  
121 sand nalvin   50  
111 fish uhnomu   51  
112 rotten word info ibu   52  
149 red ehlip   52?  
179 near burbut   53  
82 dull, blunt aruye   54  
188 what? word info da   55  
15 bone nowira-   56  
127 woods/forest doburwai   57  
53 person/human being yerema   57, 63  
4 leg/foot nowi-   58  
16 intestines nesousi-   58  
168 day nelin   6  
58 wife riva-   60  
26 hair word info novliŋen-nobu-   62  
46 to see ocsi   62  
19 shoulder nobun-leŋe- = head + arm 63  
52 to stand wade   64  
27 nose neli-   67  
87 to swell word info alam   67  
204 Eight word info sinehli   7  
32 tongue nalwame-   7, 17  
51 to sit arap   70  
66 to tie up, fasten iri   75  
6 road/path nelelam   8  
35 to vomit elwa   8  
70 to shoot word info arvasi   8  
200 Four word info lemelu two-and-two 8  
25 neck borina-   83  
57 husband awi-   84  
39 to cook word info ehni   9  
150 yellow arumyaŋ   9  
154 short word info burbut   9  
155 long word info laupe   9  
202 Six word info misai   9  
203 Seven word info sinelu   9?  

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