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Language: Mbaniata (Lokuru)

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: 205
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Classification:  Central Solomons 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ɔmbi arm    
2 left ɣɛnde vaha left 16  
3 right finɔtɔrɔ vaha right    
4 leg/foot ɔe leg    
5 to walk nɔŋgoanufe go up    
5 to walk leua go    
5 to walk nɔŋgofete go down    
5 to walk reua walk    
6 road/path e road    
7 to come oze come    
8 to turn word info ndēfe turn    
9 to swim ria swim    
9 to swim riaia bathe    
10 dirty īŋgita dirty    
11 dust mbufɔ dust    
12 skin zuɔna skin    
13 back word info hiri back    
14 belly lae belly    
15 bone minu bone    
16 intestines sifiti guts    
17 liver ɔe liver    
18 breast susu breast    
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ovea know    
21 to think ŋgana think    
22 to fear mbuouza fear    
23 blood vo blood    
24 head head    
25 neck fiŋga neck    
26 hair word info zufu hair (body)    
27 nose emɔ nose    
28 to breathe zonua breathe    
29 to sniff, smell eia smell    
29 to sniff, smell musi eia smell    
30 mouth ā mouth    
31 tooth nāne tooth    
32 tongue ānl tongue 28  
33 to laugh hēra laugh    
34 to cry iaiā cry    
35 to vomit mbaofa vomit    
36 to spit sora spit    
37 to eat azafe eat    
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink fioua drink    
41 to bite arafa bite    
42 to suck susua suck 25  
42 to suck nahōfe suck    
43 ear ōŋgoto ear    
44 to hear āmaŋga hear    
45 eye mberɔ eye    
46 to see nondoa see    
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep isia sleep    
49 to lie down word info oa lie down    
50 to dream      
51 to sit fofu sit    
52 to stand ā stand    
53 person/human being finɔmɔ person    
54 man/male finɔzɔ man    
55 woman/female ŋgohe woman 42  
56 child [ei]hā child    
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother īna mother    
60 father mama father    
61 house va house 40  
62 thatch/roof thatch    
63 name nini name    
64 to say zoteohaū say    
65 rope huŋgi rope    
66 to tie up, fasten nembia tie    
67 to sew word info vavɔra sew    
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info sūa hunt    
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce enda stab    
71 to stab, pierce esa stab    
72 to hit word info zo inde hit (stick)    
73 to steal sioa steal    
74 to kill maniuze kill    
75 to die, be dead uza die 27  
76 to live, be alive tɔvea alive    
76 to live, be alive tɔvena life    
77 to scratch word info āŋia scratch    
78 to cut, hack word info uria cut (string)    
78 to cut, hack word info maho cut (wood)    
78 to cut, hack word info tiŋge cut nut    
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info isambaera split    
81 sharp ɣɔɣɔfa sharp    
82 dull, blunt fɛngeta blunt    
82 dull, blunt arota blunt    
83 to work word info ozoso work    
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info utɔza swell    
88 to squeeze word info ɛ̄mbia squeeze    
89 to hold word info ŋɔ erɔ hold    
90 to dig ɣeria dig 1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info nduoa fall    
96 dog sie dog    
97 bird mānozo bird    
98 egg āndena egg    
99 feather manuzufu feather    
100 wing ŋgɔfɔna wing 45  
101 to fly ūrusu fly    
101 to fly ārova fly    
102 rat siro rat    
103 meat/flesh fafoso meat/flesh    
104 fat/grease haŋgurufa fat/grease    
105 tail hifona tail    
106 snake noi snake    
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info lisa louse egg    
108 louse word info vutu louse    
109 mosquito īmusu mosquito    
110 spider miasa spider    
111 fish īɣana fish    
112 rotten word info musta rotten    
112 rotten word info fufutumara rotten    
113 branch word info haeme branch    
114 leaf ēvɔ leaf    
115 root amboso root    
116 flower havoro flower    
117 fruit ɔlɔuvu fruit    
118 grass herɔ grass 61  
119 earth/soil fēsuo earth    
120 stone hɛŋga stone    
121 sand ōne sand    
122 water word info fiɔ water    
123 to flow veiha flow    
124 sea fei sea    
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest hīŋgɔ bush    
128 sky uzia sky    
129 moon īndi moon    
130 star finɔfinɔ star    
131 cloud word info hōhora cloud    
132 fog lovu fog    
132 fog maneɣe fog    
133 rain ɔrɔ rain    
134 thunder āro thunder    
135 lightning ivɔri lightning    
136 wind zu wind    
137 to blow word info vūa blow    
138 warm word info miŋgota warm    
139 cold word info mbeota cold    
140 dry word info ɣaosora dry    
141 wet tumuva wet    
142 heavy momota heavy    
143 fire hirɔ fire    
144 to burn word info itofa burn    
144 to burn word info nɔitɔe burn    
145 smoke word info hia smoke    
146 ash tumbutumbu ashes    
147 black iŋgita black    
148 white tuɣava white    
149 red āroa red    
150 yellow tāmɔra yellow    
151 green hiuta green    
152 small isita small    
153 big tēmbota big    
154 short word info foŋgota short    
155 long word info hofuta long    
156 thin word info evasara thin    
157 thick word info ɛzuta thick    
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick maia sick    
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info hɛfɔta old (thing)    
162 old word info fizu finaza old (person)    
163 new avorota new    
164 good nīta good    
165 bad, evil rivōta bad    
166 correct, true ōveta correct    
167 night hiu night    
168 day musona day    
169 year ovozo year    
170 when? word info levɔ when?    
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at mbua at    
174 in, inside ɛndɔ in    
175 above      
176 below ɔmɔlɔ below    
177 this ŋɔndɛŋɔ this    
178 that      
179 near neita near    
180 far hōta far    
181 where? word info aeno where?    
182 I ēi I (1sg)    
183 thou      
184 he/she zo he    
184 he/she vo he    
185 we word info ere we (1du.excl)    
185 we word info mēmo we (1pl.incl) 35  
185 we word info ēmbɔ we (1pl.excl)    
185 we word info mbe we (1du.incl)    
186 you mɛmbɔ you (2pl)    
186 you mbɛre you (2du)    
186 you noe you (2sg)    
187 they they (3pl)    
187 they zere they (3du)    
188 what? word info ōnia what?    
188 what? word info oa what?    
189 who? word info uo who?    
190 other      
191 all      
192 and ɛ̄ta and    
193 if irɔnɔŋgo if    
194 how? word info ōnia how?    
194 how? word info oa how?    
195 no, not au no    
196 to count nɔamboe count    
197 One word info thufi one    
197 One word info āroŋo one    
198 Two word info ēri   15  
199 Three word info hie three    
200 Four word info āvo four    
201 Five word info sondu five 6  
202 Six word info thumbi six    
203 Seven word info ɔhiɔ seven    
204 Eight word info mbihiɔ eight    
205 Nine word info mbɔvɔhɔ nine    
206 Ten word info tɔ̄ ten    
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info tɔ̄vo one hundred    
210 One Thousand word info āro tina one thousand    

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