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Language: Vangunu

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

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