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Language: Lavukaleve

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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  • Total Data: 212
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Classification:  Central Solomons 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ŋeŋesɔ arm    
1 hand tau arm    
2 left maleɣen left    
3 right lounaɣen right    
4 leg/foot tau furime leg    
5 to walk keleai walk    
5 to walk fɔava go down    
5 to walk velama go    
5 to walk aiva go up    
6 road/path lake road    
7 to come vulama come    
8 to turn word info valiriai turn    
9 to swim bathe    
9 to swim soŋi swim    
10 dirty moso dirty    
11 dust kunu dust    
12 skin keut skin    
13 back word info mutu back    
14 belly vala belly    
15 bone sosokio bone    
16 intestines nalo guts    
17 liver liver    
18 breast ɔfu breast    
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable honiam know    
21 to think oluɣu think    
22 to fear naɣeam fear    
23 blood ravu blood    
24 head vatu head 9?  
25 neck soso neck    
26 hair word info memea hair (body)    
27 nose sisi nose    
28 to breathe vuivofoi breathe    
29 to sniff, smell okini smell    
30 mouth leu mouth    
31 tooth neo tooth    
32 tongue let tongue    
33 to laugh sosokoe laugh    
34 to cry lae cry    
35 to vomit mumut vomit 1  
36 to spit suɣaev spit    
37 to eat oune eat    
37 to eat eui eat    
37 to eat eu eat    
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink eui drink    
40 to drink eu drink    
41 to bite ahoma bite    
42 to suck orui suck    
43 ear hovul ear    
44 to hear vɔfimɛm hear    
44 to hear ofi hear    
45 eye lemi eye    
46 to see alea see    
46 to see alem see    
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep irui sleep    
49 to lie down word info fufu lie down    
50 to dream      
51 to sit fifi sit    
52 to stand fale stand    
53 person/human being malav person    
54 man/male ali man    
55 woman/female aira woman    
56 child vovō child    
56 child vovou child    
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother vava mother    
59 mother kala mother    
60 father kalem father    
61 house tail house    
62 thatch/roof nat thatch    
63 name laŋi name    
64 to say hiva say    
65 rope kemus rope    
66 to tie up, fasten osu tie    
67 to sew word info ohoa sew    
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info seuekʔ hunt    
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce ɔhɔe stab    
71 to stab, pierce uia stab    
71 to stab, pierce aki stab    
72 to hit word info kurun hit (stick)    
72 to hit word info akuru hit (stick)    
73 to steal lalu steal    
74 to kill akuru kill    
75 to die, be dead kiu die    
76 to live, be alive laketei life    
76 to live, be alive laketei alive    
77 to scratch word info iŋi scratch    
78 to cut, hack word info kinɔ cut nut    
78 to cut, hack word info okoroi cut (wood)    
78 to cut, hack word info hatari cut (string)    
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info otori split    
81 sharp hasisi sharp    
82 dull, blunt feteko blunt    
83 to work word info fofoira work    
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info swell    
88 to squeeze word info ovaori squeeze    
89 to hold word info ofoi hold    
90 to dig ovu dig    
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info erou fall    
96 dog mitakeu dog    
97 bird malaɣul bird    
98 egg keruv egg    
99 feather marui[v] feather    
100 wing rāl wing    
101 to fly fofor fly    
101 to fly sɔu fly    
102 rat kusukui rat    
103 meat/flesh leruv meat/flesh    
104 fat/grease sia fat/grease    
105 tail fulu tail    
106 snake taɣio snake    
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info lai louse    
108 louse word info kea louse egg    
109 mosquito mulukuita mosquito    
110 spider tata spider    
111 fish fosal fish    
112 rotten word info vovosa rotten    
112 rotten word info sikala rotten    
113 branch word info mal branch    
114 leaf leɣis leaf    
115 root kala root    
116 flower vivisa flower    
117 fruit homolo fruit    
118 grass ara grass    
119 earth/soil aram earth    
120 stone veko stone    
120 stone mbeko stone    
121 sand aor sand    
122 water word info lafi water    
123 to flow tuturu flow    
124 sea tasi sea    
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest oās bush    
128 sky totoās sky    
129 moon kua moon    
130 star simu star    
131 cloud word info totoās cloud    
132 fog afu fog    
133 rain lai rain    
134 thunder fiata thunder    
135 lightning fia lightning    
136 wind naul wind    
137 to blow word info fufuari blow    
138 warm word info iaia warm    
139 cold word info vever cold    
139 cold word info lomisa cold    
140 dry word info kēkē dry    
141 wet susu wet    
142 heavy mutete heavy    
143 fire lake fire    
144 to burn word info hoe burn    
144 to burn word info kelaɣo burn    
145 smoke word info hou smoke    
146 ash kunu ashes    
147 black korovisa black    
148 white kelekele white    
149 red raravu red    
150 yellow raŋoraŋo yellow    
151 green imana green    
152 small minatula small    
153 big mbakel big    
154 short word info fafaloko short    
155 long word info soasona long    
156 thin word info tanatana thin    
157 thick word info fakolita thick    
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick faisae sick    
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info hanovem old (person)    
162 old word info hanove old (thing)    
163 new koisove new    
164 good hombea good    
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true hombea correct    
166 correct, true lua correct    
167 night hamus night    
168 day le day    
169 year masiv year    
170 when? word info ninam when?    
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at fi alei at    
174 in, inside fain in    
175 above      
176 below umu below    
177 this ho this    
178 that      
179 near kelei near    
180 far koka far    
181 where? word info ria where?    
182 I ŋai I (1sg)    
183 thou      
184 he/she hoia he    
184 he/she hɔina he    
185 we word info mel we (1du.incl) 2  
185 we word info ē we (1pl.excl)    
185 we word info me we (1pl.incl) 2  
185 we word info el we (1du.excl)    
186 you inu you (2sg)    
186 you imil you (2du)    
186 you imi you (2pl)    
187 they hoinal they (3du)    
187 they hoiva they (3pl)    
188 what? word info man what?    
189 who? word info ami who?    
190 other      
191 all      
192 and ne and    
193 if oi siala if    
194 how? word info valai how?    
195 no, not tamo no    
196 to count vomiari count    
197 One word info tetelom one    
197 One word info dom one    
198 Two word info lelal two    
198 Two word info lemal two    
199 Three word info eŋa three    
200 Four word info nun four    
201 Five word info sie five 7  
202 Six word info oa six    
203 Seven word info soa seven    
204 Eight word info sevi eight    
205 Nine word info sava nine    
206 Ten word info kanɒŋam ten    
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info taŋalu one hundred    
210 One Thousand word info lamukas one thousand    

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