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Language: Vangunu

Source/Author:  Tryon & Hackman (1983) 
Notes:  Tryon, D.T. & Hackman, B. (1983) Solomon Islands languages: an internal classification. 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:New Ireland:South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic:New Georgia:East 
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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      
76 to live, be alive tona alive 8  
192 and mɛni and 2  
1 hand lima-na arm 1  
146 ash emba ashes 13  
173 at pa at 8  
13 back word info kakandɔ back 112  
165 bad, evil siena bad 47  
9 to swim susue bathe 12  
14 belly tia belly 1  
176 below panapeka below 43  
153 big lavatana big 10  
41 to bite uzu bite 31  
147 black sinoko black 47  
23 blood nĵuka blood 10  
137 to blow word info vovuzu blow    
137 to blow word info arare blow    
82 dull, blunt paparako blunt    
15 bone susuri bone 52  
113 branch word info raŋga-na branch 1, 34  
18 breast susu breast 1  
28 to breathe ziŋo breathe 20  
144 to burn word info uruŋu burn 48  
144 to burn word info vasusulu burn    
127 woods/forest ŋgɔanapiru bush 48  
56 child kanimburu child 12  
131 cloud word info himbu cloud 61  
139 cold word info manombu cold 58  
139 cold word info ŋgaumu cold 57  
7 to come mai come 1  
166 correct, true norona correct 48  
196 to count aze count 10  
34 to cry ulo cry 41  
78 to cut, hack word info talukutu cut (string)    
78 to cut, hack word info hirama cut (wood) 79  
78 to cut, hack word info tiŋge cut nut x  
168 day rane day 6  
75 to die, be dead lɛŋgu die 22  
90 to dig eli dig 1  
10 dirty ninĵe dirty 72  
96 dog isi dog 52  
40 to drink mbei drink 8  
140 dry word info popa dry 18  
11 dust vɔnivɔni dust    
43 ear taliŋi ear 1  
119 earth/soil kakapisa earth 16  
37 to eat ŋaŋau eat 15  
37 to eat mbɛmbeo eat 52  
98 egg vɔvɔtɔ egg 12  
204 Eight word info vesu eight 15  
45 eye mata-na eye 1  
95 to fall word info soŋga fall 77  
180 far zeu far 1  
104 fat/grease ndeana fat/grease 18  
60 father tama-na father 1  
22 to fear talokete fear 48  
99 feather kalu feather 9  
143 fire ikusu fire 28  
111 fish ihana fish 1  
201 Five word info lima five 1  
123 to flow tototolo flow 15  
116 flower nĵuala flower 41  
101 to fly sarava fly 61  
101 to fly ndɔndɔa fly (insect!) x  
132 fog kovele fog 13  
200 Four word info mande four 3  
117 fruit ure-na fruit 30  
5 to walk la go 1, 69  
5 to walk ore go down    
5 to walk keli la go up    
164 good leana good 22  
118 grass seseu grass 17  
151 green mbuma green 19  
16 intestines kuru guts 80  
26 hair word info pulupulu hair (body) 31  
184 he/she iei he 1  
24 head mbatu-na head 9  
44 to hear lemono hear 39  
142 heavy puha heavy 40  
72 to hit word info zɛke hit (stick) 54  
89 to hold word info tekʔ hold 58  
61 house vanua house 7  
194 how? word info naunu how?    
69 to hunt word info ɛnesʔe hunt 44  
69 to hunt word info hambu hunt 45  
182 I era I (1sg) 1, 24  
193 if mbe if 28  
174 in, inside pa toŋana-na in    
102 rat kutu irreg reflex 3, 63  
74 to kill valɛngu kill 16  
20 to know, be knowledgeable uvazani know 65  
33 to laugh viara laugh 60  
114 leaf rɔkɔ-na leaf 25  
2 left hɛnde left 16  
4 leg/foot nei leg 63  
49 to lie down word info ɛko lie down 11  
76 to live, be alive tino life 8, 39  
135 lightning mandava lightning 39  
17 liver kola liver 8  
155 long word info uluna long    
108 louse word info utu louse 1  
108 louse word info liza louse egg x20  
54 man/male marɔani man 1, 69  
103 meat/flesh mbɔrambɔra meat/flesh 48  
97 bird maunu metathesis of *manu(k)a 1  
129 moon paleke moon 34  
109 mosquito ndɛri mosquito 43  
59 mother tina-na mother 1  
30 mouth hunĵunu mouth 2, 44  
63 name kila-na name 25  
179 near tata near 9  
25 neck rua neck 18  
163 new aŋguruna new 1, 14  
167 night mbɔŋi malioŋgo night 1  
205 Nine word info sia nine 5  
195 no, not ndai no 63  
27 nose zui nose 1  
162 old word info maroke old (person) 74  
162 old word info kakokoina old (thing) x  
197 One word info meka one 31, 33  
209 One Hundred word info meka ɣɔɣɔto one hundred 10  
210 One Thousand word info mɛka tina one thousand 20  
53 person/human being tinɔni person 10  
133 rain sierane rain 32  
149 red orava red 56  
3 right matao right 5, 13  
6 road/path huana road 35  
115 root vurihi-na root    
65 rope iku rope 15  
65 rope andoso rope 48  
112 rotten word info ponĵena rotten 9, 69  
112 rotten word info morete rotten 33  
121 sand keɔro sand 53  
64 to say kepoto say    
77 to scratch word info karikari scratch 12  
124 sea zera sea 43  
46 to see ome see 17  
203 Seven word info nĵuapa seven 12  
67 to sew word info pitipiti sew 19  
81 sharp ŋasuna sharp 25  
154 short word info mbokusuna short 65  
160 painful, sick mbakora sick 21  
51 to sit rosu sit    
202 Six word info ɔnɔmɔ six 1  
12 skin kakanĵa skin    
128 sky velevelembaŋara sky 14  
48 to sleep musa sleep 53  
152 small kikina small 78  
29 to sniff, smell hina smell 53  
145 smoke word info rɔvu smoke 25  
106 snake nɔki snake 19  
110 spider kukaere spider 41  
36 to spit kamisu spit 14, 22  
80 to split word info taŋgezi split 50  
88 to squeeze word info piloso squeeze 42, 50  
71 to stab, pierce tasova stab 17  
52 to stand tiva stand 11  
130 star seru star 38  
73 to steal siko steal 13  
120 stone patu stone 1  
42 to suck totopo suck 1, 32  
87 to swell word info moŋgo swell 24, 56  
9 to swim ponu swim 53  
105 tail sisiku tail 13  
206 Ten word info naŋguru puta ten 23, 25  
62 thatch/roof sinumba thatch 37  
187 they eri karu they (3du) x  
187 they eri kia they (3pl) 1, 69  
157 thick word info patuara-na thick 42  
156 thin word info manovisi-na thin 1  
21 to think mbalambala think 17  
177 this pia this 18  
199 Three word info hike three 6  
134 thunder ŋgulumu thunder 2, 56  
66 to tie up, fasten pirini tie 18  
32 tongue mea tongue 7  
31 tooth livono tooth 1, 35  
8 to turn word info likoso turn 43  
198 Two word info karua two 1  
35 to vomit muta vomit 1  
35 to vomit lua vomit 8  
5 to walk ɛne walk 11  
138 warm word info reka warm 58  
138 warm word info luluŋu warm 59  
122 water word info sule water    
185 we word info e karu we (1du.excl)    
185 we word info ita karu we (1du.incl) 1  
185 we word info ami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info ita kia we (1pl.incl) 1  
141 wet kumbese wet 52  
188 what? word info naunu what?    
170 when? word info pana viza when? 35  
181 where? word info pave where? 3  
148 white heva white 51  
189 who? word info eze who? 1  
136 wind are wind 50  
100 wing sasarava wing 51  
55 woman/female ɔrɔreke woman 43  
83 to work word info tatavete work 17  
169 year mburumburu year 10  
150 yellow memeava yellow 17  
186 you iɔ karu you (2du) x  
186 you amu kia you (2pl) 1  
183 thou you (2sg) s  
186 you -mi amu your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  

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