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Language: Ghari (Nggeri)

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:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Southeast Solomonic:Gela-Guadalcanal:Guadalcanal 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lima-na arm 1  
2 left mauli left 1, 59  
3 right mandoa right; irregular loss of *l/*R; irregular diphthongisation of final vowels 9  
4 leg/foot tua-na leg 95  
5 to walk ndato go up    
5 to walk vano go 2  
5 to walk sivo go down    
5 to walk vano walk 2  
6 road/path sautu road 6  
7 to come mai come 1  
8 to turn word info pilo turn 86  
9 to swim olo swim 74  
9 to swim leso bathe; irregular *o > e 8  
10 dirty mbau dirty 66  
11 dust papasa dust 19  
12 skin kokora-na skin 37  
13 back word info hotu-na back 14  
13 back word info mbola-na back 17  
14 belly tomba-na belly 36  
15 bone suli-na bone 52  
16 intestines tinae-na guts 1  
17 liver ate-na liver 1  
18 breast čuču-na breast 1  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ndoni know 56  
21 to think papanda think 36  
22 to fear matahu fear 1  
23 blood hambu-na blood 5  
24 head lova-na head 47  
25 neck lio-na neck 1  
26 hair word info vuvulu-na hair (body) 31  
27 nose isu-na nose 1  
28 to breathe mamaho breathe 17  
29 to sniff, smell poso smell 47  
30 mouth maŋa-na mouth 13  
31 tooth livo-na tooth 1, 35  
32 tongue lapi-na tongue 21  
33 to laugh kia laugh 14  
34 to cry ŋaŋai cry 44  
35 to vomit mumuta vomit 1  
36 to spit čuve spit 19, 88  
37 to eat hahani eat 1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink inu drink 1  
41 to bite hati bite 1, 55  
42 to suck muču suck 20  
43 ear kuli-na ear 6  
44 to hear roroŋo hear 1  
45 eye mata-na eye 1  
46 to see rei see; irregular loss of *k 13  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep maturu sleep 1  
49 to lie down word info eno lie down 1  
50 to dream      
51 to sit totu sit 104  
52 to stand tu stand 2  
53 person/human being tinoni person 10  
54 man/male mane man 1  
55 woman/female ndaki woman 25  
56 child mbaka child 41  
56 child ndale-na child; irregular loss of *l 28  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother tina-na mother 1  
60 father tama-na father 1  
61 house vale house 14  
62 thatch/roof tiatia thatch 22  
62 thatch/roof ato thatch 1  
63 name soa-na name 31  
64 to say nĵari say 65  
65 rope tai rope 51  
66 to tie up, fasten piti tie 12  
67 to sew word info čuki sew 17  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info ruhu hunt 13  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce mbao stab 61  
72 to hit word info lambu hit (stick) 42  
73 to steal komi steal 33  
74 to kill matesi kill 2  
75 to die, be dead mate die 1  
76 to live, be alive mauri alive 1, 76  
76 to live, be alive mauri life 1, 76  
77 to scratch word info ŋgaŋgaru scratch 44  
78 to cut, hack word info kuti cut (string) 61  
78 to cut, hack word info kavi cut (wood) 60  
78 to cut, hack word info va cut nut X  
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info pa split 57  
81 sharp vavaŋa sharp 14, 20  
82 dull, blunt paru blunt 54  
83 to work word info aŋgo work 32  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info mbote swell; irregular *o > e 17  
88 to squeeze word info lusi squeeze; irregular *o > u 19, 65  
89 to hold word info taŋoli hold 61  
90 to dig čai dig 79  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info puka fall 19  
96 dog pai dog 54  
97 bird manu bird 1  
98 egg tolu-na egg 1  
99 feather ivu-na feather 7  
100 wing rapo-na wing 50  
101 to fly laŋo fly (insect!) x  
101 to fly lovo fly 1  
102 rat mbohu rat 55  
103 meat/flesh velesi-na meat/flesh 17, 69  
104 fat/grease serehana fat/grease 35  
105 tail hiu-na tail 1, 58  
106 snake muata snake 12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info lisa louse egg x20  
108 louse word info ŋutu louse; irregular *k > ŋ 1, 27  
109 mosquito namu mosquito 1  
110 spider tea spider 45  
111 fish čeče fish 56  
112 rotten word info mambulu rotten 1  
113 branch word info rara-na branch 1, 33  
114 leaf rau-na leaf 1  
115 root lamu-na root 3  
116 flower čiči flower 42  
117 fruit vua-na fruit 1  
118 grass mbumburu grass 19  
119 earth/soil kokoči earth 50  
120 stone vatu stone 1  
121 sand none sand; irregular addition of initial n- 1  
122 water word info ko water 37  
123 to flow tatave flow 10  
124 sea tasi sea 1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest laohai bush 2, 49  
128 sky masaoka sky 44  
129 moon vula moon 1  
130 star veituhu star 1, 50  
131 cloud word info parako cloud 74  
132 fog pasa fog 44  
133 rain usa rain 1  
134 thunder vivisa thunder 19  
135 lightning aŋa lightning 43  
136 wind huhuri wind 12  
137 to blow word info ɣuɣuri blow 47  
138 warm word info papara warm 71  
139 cold word info mbisi cold 46  
140 dry word info mamača dry 11  
141 wet pori wet 44  
142 heavy mamava heavy 46  
143 fire lake fire 6  
144 to burn word info iru burn 51  
145 smoke word info puŋu-na smoke 28  
146 ash papasa ashes 34  
147 black mbau black 42  
148 white sere white 15  
149 red čiči red 19  
150 yellow mila yellow 44  
151 green marao green 13  
152 small tetelo small 56  
153 big loki big 55  
154 short word info kukuri short; irregular *u > i 13  
155 long word info čuve long 55  
156 thin word info mandeve thin 1, 67  
157 thick word info matolu thick 3  
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick lombohu sick 56  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info pura old (thing) x  
162 old word info tutuŋga old (person) 78  
163 new vaolu new 1  
164 good ndou good 54  
165 bad, evil seko bad 50  
166 correct, true hoto correct 13  
167 night mboŋi night 1  
168 day ndani day 6  
169 year ŋalitupa year 55, 51  
170 when? word info keŋisa when? 1, 11  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at i tana at 7  
174 in, inside i lao-na in 1, 69  
175 above      
176 below vava-na below 1  
177 this ndeia this 27  
178 that      
179 near varaŋi near 1, 74  
180 far ao far 1, 56  
181 where? word info iava where? 3, 48  
182 I nau I (1sg) 1, 22  
183 thou hoe you (2sg) s  
184 he/she ia he 1  
185 we word info kuami we (1du.excl) 2  
185 we word info hita we (1pl.incl) 1  
185 we word info hami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info kuta we (1du.incl) 1  
186 you hamu you (2pl) 1  
186 you kuamu you (2du) x  
186 you -mui your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  
187 they hira they (3pl) 1, 69  
187 they kura they (3du) x  
188 what? word info hua what? 36  
189 who? word info asei who? 1, 68  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and mana and 2, 40  
193 if tini if 51  
194 how? word info ke hua how? 1, 39  
195 no, not tahara no 77  
196 to count čoko count 60  
197 One word info kesa one 32  
198 Two word info ruka two; irregular medial -k- 1, 21  
199 Three word info tolu three 1  
200 Four word info vati four 1, 65  
201 Five word info čehe five 16  
202 Six word info ono six 1  
203 Seven word info vitu seven 1  
204 Eight word info alu eight 3  
205 Nine word info siu nine; irregular loss of *a 5  
206 Ten word info saŋavulu ten 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info kesa saŋatu one hundred; irregular loss of *R 4, 38  
210 One Thousand word info kesa toha one thousand 27  

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