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Language: Araki (Southwest Santo)

Source/Author:  Francois (2002) 
Notes:  François, A. (2002). Araki: A disappearing language of Vanuatu. Pacific Linguistics: Canberra.

Small island off the southern coast of Santo; other dialects include Akei, Wailapa and Tangoa.

p', v' and m' are apicolabials
r represents a flap (orthographic d)
rr represents a trill (orthographic r)
 
Problems:  A number of list items are not found in the original source. 
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:Remote Oceanic:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:West Santo 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
11 dust      
29 to sniff, smell      
38 to chew word info      
42 to suck      
47 to yawn      
49 to lie down word info      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
73 to steal      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
93 to pound, beat word info      
99 feather      
104 fat/grease      
107 worm (earthworm)      
128 sky      
132 fog      
134 thunder      
139 cold word info      
142 heavy      
145 smoke word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
163 new      
169 year      
171 to hide word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
62 thatch/roof vaparru      
83 to work word info v'ev'e hina do + thing    
92 to open, uncover ere      
127 woods/forest hurarra tsovo      
141 wet wet Bislama   L
164 good tsu      
166 correct, true holo      
172 to climb word info sihevi      
175 above kaurra      
178 that honi      
178 that hosu      
180 far vono      
190 other vavono      
191 all tare      
192 and nira-      
193 if re      
194 how? word info sohe sa      
6 road/path sala   1  
7 to come m'a   1  
18 breast susu   1  
22 to fear m'arrahu   1  
23 blood tsai   1  
30 mouth vava   1  
34 to cry rraŋi   1  
37 to eat han   1  
40 to drink inu   1  
44 to hear roŋo   1  
45 eye m'arra   1  
60 father rram'a-   1  
61 house ima   1  
75 to die, be dead m'arre   1  
78 to cut, hack word info rrai   1  
79 stick/wood ha   1  
90 to dig heli   1  
91 to buy voli   1  
108 louse word info hurru   1  
112 rotten word info m'apuhu 'stink' 1  
114 leaf ra-   1  
114 leaf rau   1  
121 sand onono   1  
124 sea rrasi   1  
129 moon virru = star 1  
133 rain usa   1  
156 thin word info m'anivunivu   1  
174 in, inside lolo   1  
177 this ne(ne)   1  
185 we word info nitsa   1  
188 what? word info sa   1  
189 who? word info se   1  
197 One word info hese   1  
198 Two word info rua   1  
199 Three word info rrolu   1  
201 Five word info lim'a   1  
202 Six word info hai|ono   1  
203 Seven word info hai|p'irru   1  
100 wing hapa   1, 12  
183 thou niko   1, 17, 18  
187 they nira   1, 33  
63 name hitsa   1, 35  
59 mother rrarrna-   1, 47  
146 ash parriavu   1, 52  
41 to bite harri   1, 55  
1 hand lim'a   1, 64  
54 man/male lam'ani   1, 71  
130 star virru sarasara   1, 73  
76 to live, be alive m'auru   1, 76  
136 wind laŋi   1, 77  
12 skin huri   1, 80  
113 branch word info raŋa   1, 21  
182 I na   1, 21, 22  
170 when? word info ŋisa   1, 24  
186 you kam'im   1, 33  
184 he/she nia   1, 6  
27 nose ŋalsu   1, 60  
200 Four word info v'arri   1, 65  
109 mosquito mohi   1, 80  
50 to dream m'alam'ala-poporo   10  
103 meat/flesh visiho   10  
153 big lap'a   10  
195 no, not tse   10  
165 bad, evil te   104  
140 dry word info m'am'asa   11  
119 earth/soil lep'a   11, 73  
51 to sit sarai   115  
106 snake marra   12  
21 to think tsom'itsom'i   13  
95 to fall word info tsovi   13  
162 old word info vatsaha   134  
28 to breathe m'apu   14  
71 to stab, pierce tsuruŋ   14  
46 to see lesi   14, 94  
86 to grow word info m'auru = be alive 15  
87 to swell word info sosohoni   15  
43 ear poro   16  
70 to shoot word info soro   16  
88 to squeeze word info viris   16  
155 long word info p'eravu   16  
25 neck ua   18  
102 rat harivi   18  
31 tooth hotso   18, 40  
120 stone sule   19  
143 fire hapu   19  
101 to fly avu   1?  
2 left m'arau   2  
5 to walk v'ano   2  
122 water word info ai   2  
185 we word info kam'am   2  
115 root horo   2, 41  
52 to stand rruru   2, 69  
125 salt rrasi   20  
8 to turn word info posi   20?  
97 bird m'atsi = also 'fish' 24  
137 to blow word info serre   26  
137 to blow word info soro   26  
64 to say re   29  
69 to hunt word info ele   29  
140 dry word info koru   29  
147 black viriha   29  
181 where? word info v'e   3  
204 Eight word info ha|ualu   3  
26 hair word info vulu   31  
110 spider para   31  
66 to tie up, fasten visi   32  
123 to flow roro   32  
160 painful, sick rotso   32  
180 far retsi   32?  
89 to hold word info varri   34  
116 flower vira   35  
117 fruit vae   35  
157 thick word info vonoho   35  
36 to spit lito   37, 101  
19 shoulder pili = head + arm 38  
173 at lo   38  
144 to burn word info suli   4  
53 person/human being rratsu   4, 34  
72 to hit word info ltseŋ   41  
152 small variri   42  
77 to scratch word info karu   44  
9 to swim karu   5  
56 child naru-   5  
205 Nine word info hai|sua   5  
206 Ten word info saŋavulu   5  
3 right m'arrua   5, 37  
10 dirty lumiha   51  
33 to laugh m'ana   51  
15 bone sui   52  
111 fish m'atsi = also 'bird' 53  
149 red hara   53  
164 good holo   55?  
98 egg sile   56  
65 rope asi   58  
179 near rravui   58  
168 day rani   6  
57 husband rrua-   60  
74 to kill nak   61  
48 to sleep ŋorro   63  
167 night tsotso   68  
196 to count tovo   69, 75  
17 liver maape   7  
32 tongue m'em'e   7, 41  
96 dog viri   7, 75, 80  
4 leg/foot sari   73  
135 lightning vaha   74  
13 back word info tsuhu   75  
118 grass tsuvu   75  
14 belly paŋe   76  
105 tail vitsi   76  
55 woman/female p'irra   77  
150 yellow tsoriha   77  
16 intestines mavusa   78  
35 to vomit lua   8  
151 green hetsa   8  
94 to throw word info plane   86?  
58 wife naivou-   89  
148 white lulu   89, 91  
24 head parru   9  
39 to cook word info rrunu   9  
126 lake ai = water 9  
154 short word info petepete   9  
176 below karrano 'under' 9  
207 Twenty word info ŋavul rua   9  
20 to know, be knowledgeable levse < *le (?) + *βosahi, see (19, 90) 90  
131 cloud word info tsotso   90  
138 warm word info v'aruŋ   91  

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