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

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