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Language: Kahua

Source/Author:  Tryon & Hackman (1983) 
Notes:  Tryon, D.T. & Hackman, B. (1983) Solomon Islands languages: an internal classification. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Michael Dunn  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Southeast Solomonic:Malaita-San Cristobal:San Cristobal 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
19 shoulder      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
47 to yawn      
50 to dream      
57 husband      
58 wife      
68 needle      
70 to shoot word info      
79 stick/wood      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
107 worm (earthworm)      
125 salt      
126 lake      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
175 above      
178 that      
190 other      
191 all      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
5 to walk hatare walk    
5 to walk vato go down    
5 to walk hane go up; *panaik    
33 to laugh ru laugh    
59 mother kate mother    
78 to cut, hack word info woro cut (wood)    
87 to swell word info mamanu swell    
88 to squeeze word info rumuɣia squeeze    
104 fat/grease ahiɣiana fat/grease    
131 cloud word info parœru cloud    
144 to burn word info su burn    
156 thin word info rakeɣa thin    
177 this anike this    
196 to count totna count    
1 hand ruma-ku arm; irregular shift from *i > u 1  
4 leg/foot œɣa-ku leg; irregular *q >ɣ 1  
5 to walk go 1  
6 road/path tara road 1  
18 breast susu-ku breast 1  
22 to fear maɣu fear 1  
25 neck rio-ku neck 1  
28 to breathe manavasɒ breathe 1  
34 to cry aŋi cry 1  
35 to vomit momoa vomit; irregular *u > o 1  
41 to bite ɣara bite; irregular *k > ɣ 1  
44 to hear roŋo hear 1  
45 eye mā-ku eye 1  
54 man/male mane man 1  
61 house ruma house 1  
62 thatch/roof ao thatch 1  
75 to die, be dead mae die 1  
77 to scratch word info ɣaro scratch 1  
97 bird manu bird 1  
98 egg oru-na egg 1  
108 louse word info ɣū louse 1  
109 mosquito namu mosquito 1  
110 spider ravɒ spider 1  
120 stone stone; irregular *a > o 1  
121 sand one sand 1  
124 sea āsi sea 1  
149 red memera red 1  
156 thin word info mahinihini thin; irregular metathesis of *n and *s 1  
163 new hohoruɣa new 1  
167 night buŋiana night 1  
173 at i at 1  
174 in, inside raro-na in 1  
185 we word info iɣia we (1pl.incl) 1  
186 you iɣamu you (2pl) 1  
198 Two word info erua two 1  
199 Three word info oru three 1  
201 Five word info irima five 1  
202 Six word info ono six 1  
203 Seven word info piu seven 1  
60 father mama father 1, 10  
180 far haɣatœ far 1, 18  
60 father vaema-na father 1, 21  
182 I inœ I (1sg) 1, 22  
43 ear kariŋa-ku ear 1, 24  
117 fruit ɣua-na fruit 1, 26  
130 star hiɣu star 1, 51  
188 what? word info ta what? 1, 52  
184 he/she ŋaia he 1, 68  
189 who? word info wati who? 1, 69  
48 to sleep mweru sleep 1, 70  
187 they ŋaira they (3pl) 1, 71  
138 warm word info mahana warm 1, 72  
179 near haɣaraŋi near 1, 74  
76 to live, be alive mœri life 1, 76  
76 to live, be alive mæri alive 1, 76  
27 nose mbarisu-ku nose; irregular *bw > b 1, 12  
113 branch word info ara-na branch 1, 17  
63 name āta-na name; irregular long vowel 1, 18  
31 tooth rivo-ku tooth 1, 35  
100 wing ɣaɣaha-na wing 1, 39  
170 when? word info keta when? 1, 44  
73 to steal hanaɣo steal 1, 58  
200 Four word info hai four 1, 65  
7 to come ra me come 1, 87  
53 person/human being enuni person; irregular *i > e and *o > u 10  
153 big raha big 10  
103 meat/flesh hasiɣona meat/flesh 10, 65  
140 dry word info mamata dry 11  
29 to sniff, smell siɣinia smell 12  
55 woman/female ɣete woman; irregular *a >e 12  
106 snake snake 12  
116 flower taka-na flower 12  
157 thick word info upupuɣa thick 12  
151 green maravarava green 13  
166 correct, true oto correct 13  
145 smoke word info robworobwo smoke 14  
36 to spit musu spit 14, 82  
37 to eat ŋœ eat; irregular *au > œ 15  
69 to hunt word info haɣavasi hunt 15  
155 long word info borahu long 16  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ɣirara know; irregular addition of reduplicated final syllable 18, 102  
65 rope varo rope 2  
67 to sew word info tea sew; irregular *ai > e 2  
115 root vaɣa-na root 2  
122 water word info ve water 2  
185 we word info ɣarua we (1du.incl) 2  
185 we word info iɣami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info iɣamirua we (1du.excl) 2  
192 and ma and 2  
134 thunder akurɒ thunder; with irregular additional a- 2, 63  
127 woods/forest vapuna bush 22  
17 liver roko-na liver 25  
210 One Thousand word info rehaɣaro one thousand 25  
11 dust rahu dust 29  
42 to suck nuɣu suck 29  
13 back word info muri-ku back 3  
181 where? word info ihe where? 3  
204 Eight word info varu eight 3  
193 if maŋa if 3, 68  
26 hair word info huru-ku hair (body) 31  
59 mother kena-na mother; irregular *a > e 31  
80 to split word info waɣaria split 32  
197 One word info eta one 32  
143 fire ɣi fire 33  
114 leaf aha-na leaf 34  
12 skin ɣavo skin 35  
40 to drink tono drink 35  
14 belly oba-ku belly; irregular *bw > b, expect bw 36  
101 to fly ɣaha fly 36  
8 to turn word info ahoro turn 37  
21 to think tako think 38  
105 tail kere tail 39  
129 moon haɣeha moon 39  
209 One Hundred word info taŋarœ ɣitaɣe one hundred; irregular metathesis of l and ŋ 39  
137 to blow word info uhia blow 4  
52 to stand œra stand 40  
56 child kare-ku child 40  
142 heavy hiɣa heavy 41  
3 right oto right 42  
30 mouth hara-ku mouth 42  
176 below ruɣuha-na below 42  
72 to hit word info tahuru hit (stick) 45  
99 feather varehu-na feather 45  
132 fog vaha fog 46  
123 to flow oɣo flow; irregular loss of *k 48  
194 how? word info maŋa ihe how? 48  
23 blood ɣapu-ku blood 5  
205 Nine word info siva nine 5  
206 Ten word info taŋahuru ten 5  
74 to kill nahu kill 50  
128 sky matava sky 50  
49 to lie down word info lie down 51  
119 earth/soil mako earth 51  
137 to blow word info roɣa blow 51  
15 bone suri-ku bone 52  
165 bad, evil era bad 52  
83 to work word info taɣara work 53  
135 lightning maraŋea lightning 53  
136 wind roɣa wind 54  
147 black masuri black 54  
144 to burn word info suŋia burn 55  
150 yellow herehereɣa yellow 55  
164 good koro good 55  
82 dull, blunt mamasusu blunt 56  
102 rat kiki rat 56  
104 fat/grease œbena fat/grease 56  
154 short word info abubu short 56  
2 left maha left 57  
118 grass ɣo grass 57  
96 dog ao dog 58  
112 rotten word info kakaɣa rotten 58  
148 white siki white 58  
160 painful, sick maeha sick 58  
16 intestines aŋeana guts 59  
71 to stab, pierce rupu stab 59  
168 day taŋiana day 6  
111 fish siare fish 61  
162 old word info ɣemœa old (person) 61  
9 to swim mamanu bathe 62  
9 to swim arasi swim 63  
46 to see bɔsia see 63  
152 small sisite small 63  
66 to tie up, fasten raku tie 64  
139 cold word info marato cold 65  
141 wet ruhu wet 66  
146 ash rahu ashes 67  
32 tongue mea-ku tongue 7  
133 rain raŋi rain 7  
64 to say visia say 71  
95 to fall word info wota fall 71  
81 sharp māsi sharp 72  
195 no, not mareha no 74  
89 to hold word info tœa hold 77  
10 dirty bwēra dirty 79  
169 year harisi year 8  
51 to sit oɣa sit 80  
90 to dig opa dig 84  
162 old word info marahaɣa old (person) 85  
24 head bwœ-ku head 9  
78 to cut, hack word info rete cut (string) 98  
183 thou iɣo you (2sg) s  
78 to cut, hack word info hara cut nut X  
101 to fly raŋo fly (insect!) x  
162 old word info banimarɒ old (thing) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  
186 you -mi your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you iɣamurua you (2du) x  
187 they ŋairarua they (3du) x  
108 louse word info mamānata rita louse egg x20  

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