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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:
175 above      
191 all      
192 and mɛni and 2  
146 ash emba ashes 13  
173 at pa at 8  
13 back word info kakandɔ back 112  
165 bad, evil siena bad 47  
14 belly tia belly 1  
176 below panapeka below 43  
153 big lavatana big 10  
97 bird maunu metathesis of *manu(k)a 1  
147 black sinoko black 47  
23 blood nĵuka blood 10  
15 bone susuri bone 52  
113 branch word info raŋga-na branch 1, 34  
18 breast susu breast 1  
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  
166 correct, true norona correct 48  
168 day rane day 6  
10 dirty ninĵe dirty 72  
96 dog isi dog 52  
140 dry word info popa dry 18  
82 dull, blunt paparako blunt    
11 dust vɔnivɔni dust    
43 ear taliŋi ear 1  
119 earth/soil kakapisa earth 16  
98 egg vɔvɔtɔ egg 12  
204 Eight word info vesu eight 15  
45 eye mata-na eye 1  
180 far zeu far 1  
104 fat/grease ndeana fat/grease 18  
60 father tama-na father 1  
99 feather kalu feather 9  
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire ikusu fire 28  
111 fish ihana fish 1  
201 Five word info lima five 1  
116 flower nĵuala flower 41  
132 fog kovele fog 13  
200 Four word info mande four 3  
117 fruit ure-na fruit 30  
164 good leana good 22  
118 grass seseu grass 17  
151 green mbuma green 19  
26 hair word info pulupulu hair (body) 31  
1 hand lima-na arm 1  
184 he/she iei he 1  
24 head mbatu-na head 9  
142 heavy puha heavy 40  
61 house vanua house 7  
194 how? word info naunu how?    
57 husband      
182 I era I (1sg) 1, 24  
193 if mbe if 28  
174 in, inside pa toŋana-na in    
16 intestines kuru guts 80  
126 lake      
114 leaf rɔkɔ-na leaf 25  
2 left hɛnde left 16  
4 leg/foot nei leg 63  
135 lightning mandava lightning 39  
17 liver kola liver 8  
155 long word info uluna long    
108 louse word info liza louse egg x20  
108 louse word info utu louse 1  
54 man/male marɔani man 1, 69  
103 meat/flesh mbɔrambɔra meat/flesh 48  
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  
158 narrow      
179 near tata near 9  
25 neck rua neck 18  
68 needle      
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 kakokoina old (thing) x  
162 old word info maroke old (person) 74  
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  
190 other      
160 painful, sick mbakora sick 21  
53 person/human being tinɔni person 10  
133 rain sierane rain 32  
102 rat kutu irreg reflex 3, 63  
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  
125 salt      
121 sand keɔro sand 53  
124 sea zera sea 43  
203 Seven word info nĵuapa seven 12  
81 sharp ŋasuna sharp 25  
154 short word info mbokusuna short 65  
19 shoulder      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info ɔnɔmɔ six 1  
12 skin kakanĵa skin    
128 sky velevelembaŋara sky 14  
152 small kikina small 78  
145 smoke word info rɔvu smoke 25  
106 snake nɔki snake 19  
110 spider kukaere spider 41  
130 star seru star 38  
79 stick/wood      
120 stone patu stone 1  
105 tail sisiku tail 13  
206 Ten word info naŋguru puta ten 23, 25  
178 that      
62 thatch/roof sinumba thatch 37  
187 they eri kia they (3pl) 1, 69  
187 they eri karu they (3du) x  
157 thick word info patuara-na thick 42  
156 thin word info manovisi-na thin 1  
177 this pia this 18  
183 thou you (2sg) s  
199 Three word info hike three 6  
134 thunder ŋgulumu thunder 2, 56  
41 to bite uzu bite 31  
137 to blow word info vovuzu blow    
137 to blow word info arare blow    
28 to breathe ziŋo breathe 20  
144 to burn word info uruŋu burn 48  
144 to burn word info vasusulu burn    
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come mai come 1  
39 to cook word info      
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  
75 to die, be dead lɛŋgu die 22  
90 to dig eli dig 1  
50 to dream      
40 to drink mbei drink 8  
37 to eat ŋaŋau eat 15  
37 to eat mbɛmbeo eat 52  
95 to fall word info soŋga fall 77  
22 to fear talokete fear 48  
123 to flow tototolo flow 15  
101 to fly ndɔndɔa fly (insect!) x  
101 to fly sarava fly 61  
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear lemono hear 39  
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info zɛke hit (stick) 54  
89 to hold word info tekʔ hold 58  
69 to hunt word info ɛnesʔe hunt 44  
69 to hunt word info hambu hunt 45  
74 to kill valɛngu kill 16  
20 to know, be knowledgeable uvazani know 65  
33 to laugh viara laugh 60  
49 to lie down word info ɛko lie down 11  
76 to live, be alive tona alive 8  
76 to live, be alive tino life 8, 39  
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say kepoto say    
77 to scratch word info karikari scratch 12  
46 to see ome see 17  
67 to sew word info pitipiti sew 19  
70 to shoot word info      
51 to sit rosu sit    
48 to sleep musa sleep 53  
29 to sniff, smell hina smell 53  
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  
73 to steal siko steal 13  
42 to suck totopo suck 1, 32  
87 to swell word info moŋgo swell 24, 56  
9 to swim ponu swim 53  
9 to swim susue bathe 12  
21 to think mbalambala think 17  
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten pirini tie 18  
8 to turn word info likoso turn 43  
35 to vomit muta vomit 1  
35 to vomit lua vomit 8  
5 to walk keli la go up    
5 to walk la go 1, 69  
5 to walk ore go down    
5 to walk ɛne walk 11  
83 to work word info tatavete work 17  
47 to yawn      
32 tongue mea tongue 7  
31 tooth livono tooth 1, 35  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info karua two 1  
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 kia we (1pl.incl) 1  
185 we word info ami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info ita karu we (1du.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  
159 wide      
58 wife      
136 wind are wind 50  
100 wing sasarava wing 51  
55 woman/female ɔrɔreke woman 43  
127 woods/forest ŋgɔanapiru bush 48  
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year mburumburu year 10  
150 yellow memeava yellow 17  
186 you amu kia you (2pl) 1  
186 you iɔ karu you (2du) x  
186 you -mi amu your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  

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