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Language: Blablanga (Ghove)

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:Santa Isabel:Central 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand khame arm 13  
2 left mairi left 1, 59  
3 right hneta right 11  
4 leg/foot ɣahe leg 1  
5 to walk nɔnɔlɔ walk    
5 to walk tei pari go down    
5 to walk tei go 135  
5 to walk tei kliña go up    
6 road/path nabru road 37  
7 to come mei come 1  
8 to turn word info bulɔ turn 33  
9 to swim taɔ swim 27  
10 dirty thɔna dirty 41  
11 dust      
12 skin guli skin 1  
13 back word info thagru back 12  
14 belly thiʔa belly 1  
15 bone khɔga bone    
16 intestines butu guts 42  
17 liver khasi liver 1  
18 breast ñañafa breast    
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable lasei know 34  
21 to think hiɔhirɔ think 45  
22 to fear hmaɣu fear 1  
23 blood dadara blood 1  
24 head phaʔu head 14  
25 neck grara neck 86  
26 hair word info nafruta hair (body) 44  
27 nose nehu n-ehu- 1  
28 to breathe phaŋa breathe 44  
29 to sniff, smell siri smell 55  
30 mouth fɔflu mouth 56  
31 tooth khei tooth 9  
32 tongue glapi tongue 21  
33 to laugh maʔe laugh 63  
34 to cry tahni cry 1  
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat ɣamu eat 1, 43  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink kɔu drink 30  
41 to bite kakathu bite 13  
42 to suck čubɔ suck 33  
43 ear khuli ear 6  
44 to hear nɔhmi hear 31  
45 eye natha eye 17  
46 to see efra see    
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info thuru suhna lie down 44  
50 to dream      
51 to sit hñɔkru sit 83  
52 to stand kegra stand 39  
53 person/human being naiknɔ person 13  
54 man/male nahlau man 47  
55 woman/female gaʔase woman 12  
56 child sua child 9  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother idɔ mother 19  
60 father mama father 1  
61 house suga house 9  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name nahna name 1, 18  
64 to say čeke say 79  
65 rope phukri rope 17  
66 to tie up, fasten haru tie 59  
67 to sew word info sew 56  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info hili hunt 12  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info pɔma hit (stick) 57  
73 to steal blau steal 1, 11  
74 to kill falelehe kill 16  
75 to die, be dead lehe die 5  
76 to live, be alive kahra life 40  
76 to live, be alive kahra alive 40  
77 to scratch word info ɣarɔ scratch 1  
78 to cut, hack word info fala cut nut x  
78 to cut, hack word info rave cut (wood) 83  
78 to cut, hack word info kukusu cut (string) 84  
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info bagra split    
81 sharp fnɔnu sharp 75  
82 dull, blunt pukha blunt 20  
83 to work word info lɔku work 50  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info huge swell 38  
88 to squeeze word info bɔĵi squeeze 18  
89 to hold word info loloku hold 60  
90 to dig dɔkha dig 3  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info khɔkɔ fall 64  
96 dog hmeke dog 65  
97 bird nahŋaĵi bird 35  
98 egg nakredi egg 13  
99 feather khakla feather 9  
100 wing baɣi wing 16  
101 to fly flalɔ fly 16  
101 to fly khare fly (insect!) x  
102 rat khukumade rat 3  
103 meat/flesh nafnahi meat/flesh 17  
104 fat/grease garɔfa fat/grease 46  
105 tail sekɔ tail 13  
106 snake mɔgɔ snake 48  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info      
109 mosquito nauŋo mosquito 49  
110 spider nakafre spider 13  
111 fish sasa fish 45  
112 rotten word info bɔe rotten 22  
113 branch word info grerege branch 25  
114 leaf khagla leaf 15  
115 root glathi root 25  
116 flower sisi flower 16  
117 fruit fua fruit 1  
118 grass      
119 earth/soil glɔse earth 43  
120 stone thina stone 24  
121 sand garaŋa sand 56  
122 water word info khɔu water 7  
123 to flow      
124 sea thibuhi sea 40  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest mata bush 25  
128 sky glaulapu sky    
129 moon glaba moon 27  
130 star nathunu star 1, 41  
131 cloud word info grɔmnɔ cloud 20  
132 fog      
133 rain nahani rain 26  
134 thunder fila thunder 23  
135 lightning nakafli lightning 13  
136 wind nuri wind 68  
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info tɔbɔ warm 55  
139 cold word info ĵamnu cold    
140 dry word info mɔĵa dry 62  
141 wet bɔthu wet 54  
142 heavy tahu heavy 15  
143 fire khaʔaɣi fire 29  
144 to burn word info gamu khaʔagi burn    
145 smoke word info gagahu smoke 42  
146 ash nakrɔfu ashes 25  
147 black sesepa black 51  
148 white veɣa white 19  
149 red ukru red 22  
150 yellow ŋɔŋe yellow 9  
151 green kakahra green 23  
152 small ikɔi small 54  
153 big biɔ big 53  
154 short word info sɔkmɔ short    
155 long word info brahu long 16  
156 thin word info glaʔa thin 30  
157 thick word info thuta thick 16  
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick fɔgra sick 19  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info tifa old (person) 69  
162 old word info thiatifa old (thing) x  
163 new maĵaɣani new 29  
164 good keli good 23  
165 bad, evil dia bad 14  
166 correct, true keli correct 51  
167 night bɔŋi night 1  
168 day narane day 6  
169 year finɔɣa year 11  
170 when? word info niha when? 1, 24  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at añɔ at 32  
174 in, inside lamna in 29  
175 above      
176 below kepari below 14  
177 this this 23  
178 that      
179 near namɔ near 18  
180 far ɣau far 20  
181 where? word info heva where? 10  
182 I iara I (1sg) 1, 24  
183 thou iaɣo you (2sg) s  
184 he/she mana he 1, 8  
185 we word info tapa we (1du.incl) 30  
185 we word info ɣahati we (1pl.excl) 13  
185 we word info tahati we (1pl.incl) 31  
185 we word info ɣepa we (1du.excl) 13  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  
186 you -mi your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you ɣɔpa you (2du) x  
186 you ɣɔtilɔ you (2pl) 1, 25, 32  
187 they phi mare they (3du) x  
187 they mare they (3pl) 7  
188 what? word info uhna what? 35  
189 who? word info hei who? 1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and egutuna and    
193 if ne if 36  
194 how? word info faʔuhna how?    
195 no, not theɔ no 18  
196 to count kakaha count 48  
197 One word info kaha one 32  
198 Two word info pea two 6  
199 Three word info thilɔ three 1  
200 Four word info fati four 1, 65  
201 Five word info falima five 1  
202 Six word info famnɔ six 17  
203 Seven word info fitu seven 1  
204 Eight word info hana eight 16  
205 Nine word info heva nine 24  
206 Ten word info bɔthɔ ten 26  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info kaʔisei gɔbi one hundred 22  
210 One Thousand word info kaʔisei thɔɣa one thousand 27  

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