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Language: Varisi (Ghone)

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:Choiseul 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
19 shoulder      
31 tooth      
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      
173 at      
175 above      
178 that      
190 other      
191 all      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
5 to walk siporo go down; irregular addition of final syllable    
5 to walk kimba go up    
8 to turn word info mbata turn    
29 to sniff, smell nunulia smell    
65 rope ŋgɔlo rope    
66 to tie up, fasten ŋgolo tie    
80 to split word info lakisi split    
101 to fly mbavuku fly    
104 fat/grease mbima-na fat/grease    
119 earth/soil vundu earth    
129 moon vika moon    
130 star nduvi star    
138 warm word info vuraka warm    
146 ash lundu ashes    
181 where? word info vandekava where?    
18 breast susu-na breast 1  
43 ear taliŋa-na ear 1  
45 eye mata-na eye 1  
59 mother sina-na mother 1  
60 father tama-na father 1  
108 louse word info ɣutu louse 1  
128 sky rani sky 1  
163 new vuru new 1  
165 bad, evil sakata bad 1  
184 he/she ia he 1  
185 we word info ituru muturu we (1du.incl) 1  
185 we word info ita mata we (1pl.incl) 1  
188 what? word info avana what? 1  
198 Two word info karua two 1  
201 Five word info kalima five 1  
202 Six word info kaɔnɔmo six 1  
203 Seven word info kavitu seven 1  
210 One Thousand word info kameka mavu one thousand 1  
186 you ramu mamu you (2pl) 1, 22  
182 I ira I (1sg) 1, 24  
174 in, inside lombɔro in 1, 6  
121 sand karakuni sand 1, 60  
200 Four word info kavasi four 1, 65  
7 to come lama come 1, 85  
9 to swim mbaru swim 10  
41 to bite kambala bite 10  
44 to hear ate hear 10  
52 to stand ndeɣere stand 10  
90 to dig sula dig 10  
98 egg luŋga-na egg 10  
103 meat/flesh viɣɔ-na meat/flesh 10  
153 big lavata big 10  
80 to split word info lapete split 11  
96 dog sika dog 11  
97 bird pale bird 11  
1 hand karisi-na arm 12  
12 skin kapɔtɔ-na skin 12  
48 to sleep kamuku sleep 12  
53 person/human being mbasoe person 12  
62 thatch/roof rɔpɔtɔ thatch 12  
105 tail kupeli-na tail 12  
110 spider kave spider 12  
132 fog kɔvasi fog 12  
142 heavy maŋgata heavy 12  
144 to burn word info sumbi burn 12  
147 black pɔŋɔ black 12  
167 night kuse night 12  
176 below pula-na below 12  
204 Eight word info kazalu eight 12  
78 to cut, hack word info komboro cut (wood) 126  
42 to suck nĵɔrɔpo suck 13  
73 to steal sikɔ steal 13  
100 wing mbambalakuru-na wing 13  
116 flower vurevure-na flower 13  
135 lightning kapi lightning 13  
123 to flow nĵanĵara flow 14  
136 wind siva wind 14  
141 wet muŋgutu wet 14  
194 how? word info avaiɣo how? 14  
194 how? word info aviɣo how? 14  
27 nose iŋɔrɔ-na nose 15  
37 to eat ŋaŋa eat 15  
77 to scratch word info kiraka scratch 15  
83 to work word info nĵanĵu work 15  
148 white sele white 15  
179 near ɣaroɣaro near 15  
54 man/male valeke man 15, 102  
154 short word info pusi short 15?  
2 left vaɣende-na left 16  
13 back word info kakamu-na back 16  
21 to think nanavụ think 16  
74 to kill valvale kill 16  
106 snake ndɔle snake 16  
140 dry word info kandala dry 16  
151 green tɔtɔ green 16  
180 far laŋgalaŋga far 16  
196 to count ŋgana count 16  
14 belly supa-na belly 17  
16 intestines kuamba-na guts 17  
69 to hunt word info sœrapa hunt 17  
72 to hit word info vae hit (stick) 17  
118 grass sivusivu grass 17  
148 white kakasa white 17  
160 painful, sick mɔkɔso sick 17  
33 to laugh kari laugh 18  
67 to sew word info sɨra sew 18  
72 to hit word info sɨma hit (stick) 18  
89 to hold word info palataru hold 18  
114 leaf ɣuruɣu-na leaf 18  
131 cloud word info tumba cloud 18  
206 Ten word info manuɣa ten 18  
36 to spit suve spit 19, 88  
195 no, not kae no 19, 15  
195 no, not kaeɣa no 19, 15  
111 fish iŋana fish 1?  
185 we word info rimu mi we (1pl.excl) 2  
192 and mana and 2  
24 head kunĵuku-na head 20  
95 to fall word info surụ fall 20  
20 to know, be knowledgeable rove know 21  
66 to tie up, fasten punuke tie 21  
164 good vilaka good 21  
209 One Hundred word info kamika vasa one hundred 21  
5 to walk zazā walk 22  
5 to walk zazā go 22  
78 to cut, hack word info ŋgeto cut (wood) 23  
81 sharp nĵɔɣoto sharp 23  
127 woods/forest sasaniŋga bush 23  
205 Nine word info kaɣia nine 23  
78 to cut, hack word info puta cut (string) 24  
177 this ndina this 25  
187 they ria mara they (3pl) 25  
156 thin word info laelae thin 26  
34 to cry ndae cry 27  
189 who? word info akina who? 28  
23 blood parasa-na blood 29  
115 root rambutu-na root 3, 38  
102 rat kunĵu E Choiseul irreg reflex 3, 60  
117 fruit vure-na fruit 30  
26 hair word info pulu-na hair (body) 31  
197 One word info kala one 31, 45  
197 One word info kameka one 31, 50  
193 if tara if 33, 30  
166 correct, true tɔtɔlɔŋo correct 35  
109 mosquito kivuraro mosquito 36  
168 day musaŋgara day 36  
37 to eat ɣae eat 38  
124 sea lɔka sea 38  
149 red misara red 38  
199 Three word info kapisa three 4  
155 long word info lunda long 40  
28 to breathe ŋarapuɣa breathe 41  
87 to swell word info aŋgara swell 41  
49 to lie down word info kekele lie down 42  
82 dull, blunt ndupu blunt 42  
128 sky uka sky 42  
55 woman/female ŋgole kanĵi woman 42, 9  
137 to blow word info kivuru blow 45  
9 to swim seŋge bathe 46  
88 to squeeze word info puŋgo squeeze 46  
112 rotten word info nuli rotten 46  
169 year ave year 46  
9 to swim aŋgavelo swim 47  
22 to fear sarikị fear 47  
139 cold word info ririka cold 48  
152 small suka small 48  
71 to stab, pierce nĵuɣu stab 49  
150 yellow maŋgele yellow 49  
10 dirty kore dirty 5  
75 to die, be dead le die 5  
3 right matavu-na right 5, 69  
157 thick word info tumatuma thick 51  
15 bone vuri-na bone 52  
30 mouth saŋgi-na mouth 53  
46 to see miɣa see 55  
46 to see riŋane see 56  
162 old word info valaka old (person) 58  
113 branch word info ɒaŋgara-na branch 6  
170 when? word info avaŋalu when? 6  
122 water word info mbisi water 6, 38  
119 earth/soil pua earth 60  
145 smoke word info kavuku smoke 60  
134 thunder pakala thunder 65  
6 road/path zuka road 7  
63 name vitɔŋo-na name 7  
192 and and 7  
32 tongue kalamia-na tongue 7, 14  
162 old word info maŋguta old (person) 70  
185 we word info raru maru we (1du.excl) 70  
10 dirty pɔŋɔ dirty 73  
64 to say sine say 74  
51 to sit kuluku sit 75  
131 cloud word info tuŋgi cloud 75  
17 liver kula-na liver 8  
35 to vomit lua vomit 8  
40 to drink ɣae mbisi drink 8  
61 house pande house 8  
76 to live, be alive to life 8  
76 to live, be alive alive 8  
99 feather sava-na feather 8  
120 stone ipaka stone 8  
124 sea masi sea 8  
143 fire nako fire 8  
25 neck kukuli-na neck 85  
11 dust raɣu dust 9  
56 child salesuka child 9  
133 rain nare rain 9  
169 year masiranị year 9  
4 leg/foot maki-na leg 96  
183 thou aro you (2sg) s  
78 to cut, hack word info vele cut nut x  
101 to fly sire fly (insect!) x  
108 louse word info rui louse egg x  
162 old word info mbana old (thing) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  
186 you -ŋgamu your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you ramburu mamburu you (2du) x  
187 they riru muru they (3du) x  

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