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Language: Marau (Guadalcanal)

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:Malaita-San Cristobal:Malaita:Southern 
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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      
62 thatch/roof      
68 needle      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
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)      
116 flower      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
126 lake      
128 sky      
135 lightning      
151 green      
156 thin word info      
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      
210 One Thousand word info      
76 to live, be alive mauri alive 1, 76  
192 and haʔinia and    
1 hand kaikaʔina arm; irregular vowel correspondence (a~i) 48  
146 ash kora ashes    
173 at woi at    
13 back word info kokosu-na back 83  
165 bad, evil taʔā bad 1  
9 to swim roto bathe 8  
14 belly opa-na belly; irregular *bw > p 36  
176 below maru-na below 64  
153 big paina big 56  
97 bird manu bird 1  
41 to bite keʔea bite    
147 black poraporaʔa black    
23 blood apu-na blood 5  
137 to blow word info uhia blow 4  
82 dull, blunt emaitoʔo blunt, = not sharp.    
15 bone susuri-na bone 52  
113 branch word info rararana branch 1, 33  
18 breast susu-na breast 1  
28 to breathe manoasa breathe 47, 65  
144 to burn word info sunia burn 55  
127 woods/forest maʔusu bush 21, 77  
56 child kare-na child 40  
131 cloud word info parako cloud 74  
139 cold word info mamaʔusi cold 63  
7 to come ramai come 1, 87  
166 correct, true ototo correct 13  
196 to count isumia count 46  
34 to cry nara cry 5  
78 to cut, hack word info hunua cut (string)    
78 to cut, hack word info tohua cut (wood) 22  
78 to cut, hack word info hara cut nut X  
168 day atoa day 1, 54  
75 to die, be dead mae die 1  
90 to dig eria dig 1  
10 dirty pipiriʔa dirty 13  
96 dog kui dog 7  
40 to drink koʔukoʔu drink 30  
140 dry word info akeʔake dry 86  
11 dust totokora dust    
43 ear arina-na ear 1  
119 earth/soil mato earth; irregular *d > t 51  
37 to eat hana eat 1, 53  
98 egg ʔapota-na egg 39  
204 Eight word info waru eight 3  
45 eye mā-na eye 1  
95 to fall word info teke fall 70  
180 far ririʔi far 51  
104 fat/grease raraʔohana fat/grease    
60 father mama-na father 1, 10  
22 to fear maʔu fear 1  
99 feather huhuhunamanu feather    
143 fire suna fire 32  
111 fish iʔa fish 1  
201 Five word info nima five; irregular *l > n 1, 15  
101 to fly sime fly x  
101 to fly roho fly 1  
132 fog waha fog 46  
200 Four word info hai four 1, 65  
117 fruit warinaʔai fruit    
5 to walk ra go 1, 69  
5 to walk rai mato go down    
5 to walk rai huru go up    
164 good siani good 66  
118 grass harisi grass 1  
16 intestines opa-na guts 16  
26 hair word info huhuhu-na hair (body) 13, 55  
184 he/she ineia he 1, 68  
24 head pau-na head 14  
142 heavy hiʔa heavy 41  
72 to hit word info kumu hit (stick)    
89 to hold word info toʔia hold 77  
61 house nima house; irregular *R > n, irregular *u > i 1, 50  
194 how? word info eʔuta how? 33  
69 to hunt word info ruʔu hunt 13  
182 I nau I (1sg) 1, 22  
193 if mara if 3, 69  
174 in, inside rao-na in; irregular loss of *l 1, 69  
74 to kill horoʔia kill 48  
20 to know, be knowledgeable raea know 35  
33 to laugh masi laugh 58  
114 leaf ʔapaʔapanaʔai leaf 33  
2 left mauri left; irregular reflex of *w 1, 59  
4 leg/foot aʔe-na leg; irregular *q > ʔ 1  
49 to lie down word info eno lie down 1  
76 to live, be alive mauri life 1, 76  
17 liver raenusu-na liver 1  
155 long word info ʔewaʔa long    
108 louse word info ʔu louse 1  
108 louse word info rite louse egg x20  
54 man/male mane man 1  
103 meat/flesh hinasu-na meat/flesh 17, 68  
44 to hear noroa metathesis 1  
129 moon hura moon 1  
109 mosquito waʔu mosquito 52  
59 mother nike-na mother 32  
30 mouth nusu-na mouth 2  
63 name ratana name 1, 18  
179 near karahini near 77  
25 neck rua-na neck 18  
163 new haoru new 1  
167 night meʔetani night 46  
205 Nine word info siwa nine 5  
195 no, not mao no 73  
27 nose pano-na nose; irregular *l > n 12, 74  
162 old word info kokoʔo old (person)    
162 old word info pipiriʔa old (thing) x  
197 One word info eta one 32  
209 One Hundred word info tanarau one hundred 4, 38  
53 person/human being ʔinoni person; irregular initial ʔ 10  
133 rain ūta rain 1  
102 rat kikiʔi rat 56  
149 red merameraʔa red 1  
3 right ʔaʔoro right 10  
6 road/path tara road 1  
115 root ikisina root    
65 rope waro rope 2  
112 rotten word info kasu rotten    
112 rotten word info moka rotten    
121 sand one sand 1  
64 to say reho say    
77 to scratch word info moia scratch    
124 sea āsi sea 1  
46 to see resia see; irregular *l > r 14, 94  
203 Seven word info hiu seven 1  
67 to sew word info tauria sew 55  
81 sharp toʔo sharp 71  
154 short word info kokoʔosu short    
160 painful, sick mataʔi sick 1  
51 to sit naku sit    
202 Six word info ono six 1  
12 skin rape-na skin    
48 to sleep mauru sleep 1  
152 small masike small    
29 to sniff, smell stiʔnaia smell    
145 smoke word info rasu smoke 2  
106 snake snake    
110 spider peʔu spider    
36 to spit nisu spit 14, 58  
80 to split word info tarikaka split    
88 to squeeze word info rosia squeeze 19  
52 to stand ura stand 40  
130 star purupuru star 52  
73 to steal pɛri steal 12  
120 stone hau stone 1  
42 to suck totohia suck 1  
87 to swell word info ūpu swell 12  
9 to swim ororo swim 74  
105 tail kukuʔi-na tail 1, 57  
206 Ten word info tanahuru ten 5  
187 they ikirarua they (3du) x  
187 they ikira they (3pl) 1, 69  
157 thick word info aroka thick    
21 to think mantaʔinia think    
177 this nena this 28  
199 Three word info ɔru three 1  
134 thunder rorou thunder 20  
66 to tie up, fasten pasua tie 63  
32 tongue mea-na tongue 7  
31 tooth niho-na tooth 1  
8 to turn word info potaʔi turn 83  
198 Two word info rua two 1  
35 to vomit moa vomit; irregular *u > o 1  
5 to walk ra walk 1, 69  
138 warm word info rakaraka warm    
122 water word info wai water 2  
185 we word info iʔerua we (1du.excl) 27  
185 we word info ikura we (1du.incl) 24  
185 we word info iʔami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info ikoru we (1pl.incl) 22  
141 wet pisuʔa wet 65  
188 what? word info ta what? 1, 52  
170 when? word info nanita when? 1, 41, 43  
181 where? word info ihei where? 3  
148 white paraparaʔa white    
189 who? word info atei who? 1, 68  
136 wind iru wind; irregular *o > i 13, 67  
100 wing ʔapaʔapana wing 1, 12  
55 woman/female keni woman 8  
83 to work word info toʔi work 52  
169 year harisi year 8  
150 yellow kakimiraʔa yellow    
186 you iʔarua you (2du) x  
186 you iʔauru you (2pl) 42  
183 thou iʔo you (2sg) s  
186 you -m ʔauru your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  

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