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Language: Fagani (Agufi)

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:San Cristobal 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand rima-na arm 1  
2 left mefana left; irregular vowel correspondence 57  
3 right aotona right; irregular initial /a/ 42  
4 leg/foot auɣa-na leg; irregular *q >ɣ; irregular diphthongisation of vowel 1  
5 to walk fano walk 2  
5 to walk saoporo go down    
5 to walk akauaporo go up    
6 road/path tara road 1  
7 to come fano mai come 1, 23  
8 to turn word info peria turn 44  
9 to swim roroto bathe 8  
9 to swim arasi swim 63  
10 dirty toɣoɣa dirty 81  
11 dust akufu dust 32  
12 skin ɣawo-na skin 35  
13 back word info bwasi back 53  
14 belly abwabwataɣi belly    
15 bone susuri bone 52  
16 intestines aŋaetaɣi guts 59  
17 liver roko-na liver 25  
18 breast susu breast 1  
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable ɣirara know; irregular addition of reduplicated final syllable 18, 102  
21 to think tutuno think 80  
22 to fear faɣatou fear    
23 blood aɣapu blood; irregular addition of initial vowel - morphological? 5  
24 head pwau-na head 9  
25 neck konokono-na neck 44  
26 hair word info fururialana hair (body) 31  
27 nose bwarisu-na nose 1, 12  
28 to breathe manawa breathe 1  
29 to sniff, smell waŋatai smell 101  
30 mouth ŋo-na mouth 80  
31 tooth riwo-na tooth 1, 35  
32 tongue memea-na tongue 7  
33 to laugh mana laugh 51  
34 to cry iawara cry 46  
35 to vomit momoa vomit; irregular *u > o 1  
36 to spit ŋusu spit 14, 83  
37 to eat ɣau eat; irregular *ŋ > ɣ 15  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink kono drink; irregular *t > k 35  
41 to bite ɣarea bite 1  
42 to suck ume suck; irregular *o > u 17, 84  
43 ear kariŋa ear 1, 24  
44 to hear rono hear 1  
45 eye mā-na eye 1  
46 to see reɣe see; irregular *i > e 13  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep mauru sleep 1  
49 to lie down word info tao lie down 51  
50 to dream      
51 to sit pwoŋa sit; irregular loss of *r 24  
52 to stand ura stand 40  
53 person/human being enini person; irregular *i > e 10  
54 man/male mwane man 1  
55 woman/female fefene woman 1, 47  
56 child kirikare child 40  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother kanana mother 31  
60 father wamana father 1, 21  
61 house arima house; irregular *u > i; irregular addition of initial vowel 1, 48  
62 thatch/roof pwapwasiɣu thatch    
63 name ata-ku name 1, 18  
64 to say tamasi say    
65 rope waro rope 2  
66 to tie up, fasten raku tie 64  
67 to sew word info taea sew; irregular *a > e 2  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info faɣawasi hunt 15  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce rofofantaɣi stab    
72 to hit word info rofoa hit (stick) 46  
73 to steal pire steal 12, 48  
74 to kill nafia kill; irregular loss of *u 50  
75 to die, be dead mae die 1  
76 to live, be alive tafiŋa life 32  
76 to live, be alive tatafi alive 32  
77 to scratch word info karukaru scratch 44  
78 to cut, hack word info fara cut nut X  
78 to cut, hack word info tape cut (wood) 66  
78 to cut, hack word info ouɣe cut (string) 95  
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info iawaɣa split 56  
81 sharp pupu sharp 76  
82 dull, blunt ɣafu blunt    
83 to work word info taɣara work 53  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info nanawoɣa swell    
88 to squeeze word info rosia squeeze 19  
89 to hold word info tua hold 17  
90 to dig ɣire dig 1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info toko fall 73  
96 dog aou dog 58  
97 bird manu bird 1  
98 egg ɣuna egg    
99 feather waraihu feather 45  
100 wing ɣaɣafana wing 1, 39  
101 to fly ɣafa fly 36  
101 to fly raŋo fly (insect!) x  
102 rat ɣasufe rat 3  
103 meat/flesh fesiɣo-na meat/flesh 10  
104 fat/grease ŋisi fat/grease 57  
105 tail kerekere-na tail 39  
106 snake mwa snake 12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info aumwa louse 22  
108 louse word info arita louse egg x20  
109 mosquito nanamu mosquito 1  
110 spider rawa spider 1  
111 fish aiɣa fish; irregular addition of initial vowel 1, 68  
112 rotten word info arata rotten 59  
113 branch word info arana branch 1, 17  
114 leaf afana leaf 34  
115 root wawaɣana root 2  
116 flower takana flower 12  
117 fruit fana fruit 23  
118 grass raua grass 16  
119 earth/soil mwako earth 51  
119 earth/soil sora earth 59  
120 stone fau stone 1  
121 sand aone sand; with irregular addition of initial vowel 1, 65  
122 water word info wai water 2  
123 to flow fanotara flow    
124 sea asi sea 1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest mwumasuɣu bush 21, 76  
128 sky wawaiaro sky 49  
129 moon faɣefa moon 39  
130 star      
131 cloud word info roroto cloud 65  
132 fog kafu fog 1  
133 rain      
134 thunder akuru thunder; with irregular additional a- 2, 63  
135 lightning maraŋe lightning 53  
136 wind roɣa wind 54  
137 to blow word info iufufi blow 4  
138 warm word info maɣafuɣafu warm    
139 cold word info maɣariseɣa cold 75  
140 dry word info maria dry    
141 wet kapwo wet 70  
142 heavy fiɣa heavy 41  
143 fire ɣi fire 33  
144 to burn word info nene burn 58  
145 smoke word info asuɣa smoke 2  
146 ash rafu ashes 67  
147 black asipuruɣa black    
148 white mamefi white    
149 red wawa red 59  
150 yellow totoroka yellow 54  
151 green mamarawaɣa green 13  
152 small taeraɣa small    
153 big rafa big 10  
154 short word info pwopwoŋa short 59  
155 long word info tewa long 15  
156 thin word info mamanufi thin    
157 thick word info upupuɣa thick 12  
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick taofa sick    
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info mwarefaɣa old (person) 85  
162 old word info iwari old (thing) x  
163 new foro new 1  
164 good koro good 55  
165 bad, evil tai bad 53  
166 correct, true koro correct 46  
167 night pwoŋena night 1  
168 day taŋena day 6  
169 year farisi year 8  
170 when? word info maraifi when?    
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at ɣena at    
174 in, inside ɣene in    
175 above      
176 below ɣetete-na below    
177 this      
178 that      
179 near karaŋi near 1, 75  
180 far faɣatau far 1, 18  
181 where? word info ɣefi where?    
182 I nau I (1sg) 1, 22  
183 thou ɣo you (2sg) s  
184 he/she nia he 1, 6  
185 we word info kara we (1du.incl)    
185 we word info ɣami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info kia we (1pl.incl) 1  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  
186 you -muɣi your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you ɣamurua you (2du) x  
186 you ɣamui you (2pl) 1, 13  
187 they      
188 what? word info tafa what? 1  
189 who? word info sie who? 1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and ma and 2  
193 if marane if 3, 69  
194 how? word info maiɣufi how?    
195 no, not eɣa no 4, 70  
196 to count tomane count 14  
197 One word info      
198 Two word info irua two 1  
199 Three word info iwuru three; irregular *o > u 1  
200 Four word info ifai four 1, 65  
201 Five word info rima five 1  
202 Six word info ono six 1  
203 Seven word info Pi seven 1  
204 Eight word info waru eight 3  
205 Nine word info siwa nine 5  
206 Ten word info taŋafuru ten 5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info itaɣai taŋarau one hundred 4, 38  
210 One Thousand word info itaɣai bwera one thousand 23  

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