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Language: Lau (North)

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:Northern 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all      
192 and fainia and 38  
146 ash fua ashes 11  
173 at ana at 7  
13 back word info ogi-na back 30  
165 bad, evil taʔa bad 1  
14 belly bɔerake-na belly; apparently morphologically complex 16  
176 below fara below 58  
153 big baita big 15  
97 bird manu bird 1  
147 black bora black 67  
23 blood ʔabu-na blood 5  
15 bone suli-na bone 52  
15 bone ɔgina bone 41  
113 branch word info sasara branch 1, 17  
18 breast susu-na breast 1  
56 child wela child 8  
131 cloud word info barobaro cloud 17  
139 cold word info gwagwari cold 13  
166 correct, true correct 6  
168 day dani day 6  
10 dirty bilia dirty 13  
96 dog kui dog 7  
140 dry word info lalaŋa dry 49  
82 dull, blunt blunt 35  
11 dust afufu dust 1  
43 ear aliŋa-na ear 1  
119 earth/soil gano earth 52  
98 egg falake-na egg 9  
204 Eight word info kwalu eight 3  
45 eye mā-na eye 1  
180 far tau far 1  
104 fat/grease ragufa-na fat/grease 17  
60 father father 1, 67  
99 feather ifu-na feather 7  
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire ere fire 7  
111 fish īa fish 1  
201 Five word info lima five 1  
116 flower tagāna flower 12  
132 fog dasa fog 44  
200 Four word info fai four 1, 65  
117 fruit fufua fruit 1  
164 good diana good 66  
118 grass murua grass    
151 green akasa green 54  
151 green maʔa green    
26 hair word info ifu-na hair (body) 13  
1 hand aba-na arm 2  
184 he/she nia he 1, 6  
184 he/she inia he 1, 6  
24 head ketena head 32  
24 head gwou head 9  
142 heavy gulu heavy 11  
61 house luma house 1  
194 how? word info ʔutā how? 33  
57 husband      
182 I nau I (1sg) 1, 22  
193 if le if 35  
174 in, inside lalo in 1  
16 intestines ɔga-na guts 16  
126 lake      
114 leaf ʔaba leaf 33  
2 left mouli left; irregular reflex of *w 1, 59  
4 leg/foot ʔae-na leg; irregular *q > ʔ 1  
135 lightning sinamāru lightning 49  
17 liver fula-na liver    
155 long word info tekwa long 15  
108 louse word info lite louse egg x20  
108 louse word info ʔū louse 1  
54 man/male wane man 1  
103 meat/flesh marikɔ-na meat/flesh 52  
129 moon sinali moon 37  
109 mosquito furunamu mosquito 1  
109 mosquito kutaŋo mosquito    
59 mother mother 8  
30 mouth faka-na mouth; irregular *o > a 43  
63 name sata-na name 1, 18  
158 narrow      
179 near garaŋi near 1, 75  
25 neck lua-na neck 18  
68 needle      
163 new falu new 1  
167 night rodo night 11  
205 Nine word info sikwa nine 5  
195 no, not laŋi no 72  
27 nose ŋɔŋɔra-na nose 61  
162 old word info kwali old (thing) x  
162 old word info waro old (person) 12  
197 One word info eta one 32  
209 One Hundred word info talaŋe one hundred 39  
210 One Thousand word info tōni one thousand 30  
190 other      
160 painful, sick matai sick 1  
53 person/human being imola person 7  
133 rain uta rain 1  
102 rat ʔasufe rat 3  
149 red kekero red 57  
3 right aolo right 10  
6 road/path tala road 1  
115 root lali root 16  
65 rope oko rope 12  
65 rope dadalo rope    
65 rope inali rope; irregular initial ni- 1, 52  
112 rotten word info fura rotten 18  
112 rotten word info dura rotten 75  
125 salt      
121 sand one sand 1  
124 sea asi sea 1  
203 Seven word info fiu seven 1  
81 sharp ʔala sharp 69  
154 short word info kukuru short 13  
19 shoulder      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info ɔno six 1  
12 skin uŋa-na skin 9  
128 sky salo sky 13  
152 small toʔou small 60  
145 smoke word info sasu smoke 2  
106 snake ŋwa snake 12  
106 snake lɔi snake 15  
110 spider garo spider 11  
130 star bubulu star 14  
79 stick/wood      
120 stone fou stone; irregular *a > o 1  
105 tail kikiu-na tail 1, 58  
206 Ten word info taŋafulu ten 5  
178 that      
62 thatch/roof ʔabesao thatch 1  
187 they dālu they (3pl) 28  
187 they gera they (3pl); irregular *k > g 1, 69  
187 they dāro they (3du) x  
157 thick word info ūbuūbua thick 12  
156 thin word info rauraua thin 33  
177 this na this 1  
183 thou ʔoe you (2sg) s  
183 thou iʔoe you (2sg) s  
199 Three word info olu three 1  
134 thunder kururu thunder 2, 64  
41 to bite ʔāle bite 1  
137 to blow word info ōru blow 58  
137 to blow word info ufilia blow 4  
28 to breathe maŋo breathe 47  
144 to burn word info sarufia burn 54  
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come idu mai come 1  
39 to cook word info      
196 to count idu count 46  
34 to cry āŋi cry 1  
78 to cut, hack word info ʔole cut (string) 67  
78 to cut, hack word info taba cut (wood) 66  
78 to cut, hack word info kinu cut nut X  
75 to die, be dead mae die 1  
90 to dig ʔeli dig 1  
50 to dream      
40 to drink gwou drink; irregular labialisation of initial C 30, 48  
37 to eat faŋa eat 1, 53  
95 to fall word info ʔasia fall 18  
22 to fear mou fear 1  
123 to flow igwa flow 34  
101 to fly laŋɔ fly (insect!) x  
101 to fly sisimi fly x  
101 to fly lofo fly 1  
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear roŋo hear 1  
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info rabu hit (stick) 42  
89 to hold word info dau hold 17  
69 to hunt word info nani hunt 51  
69 to hunt word info fakwasi hunt 15  
74 to kill sau kill 18  
20 to know, be knowledgeable saitamana know; irregular *a > i 35, 88  
33 to laugh waela laugh 12  
49 to lie down word info eno lie down 1  
76 to live, be alive mouri alive 1, 76  
76 to live, be alive mouri life 1, 76  
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say bae say 13  
64 to say sae say 68  
77 to scratch word info gama scratch 14  
46 to see ada see 15  
67 to sew word info taia sew 2  
70 to shoot word info      
51 to sit gwouru sit 24  
48 to sleep teo sleep 61  
29 to sniff, smell gasu smell    
29 to sniff, smell moko smell 13  
36 to spit ŋisu spit 14, 58  
80 to split word info fogā split 54  
88 to squeeze word info losi squeeze 19  
71 to stab, pierce faŋainia stab 46  
52 to stand take stand 9  
73 to steal beli steal 12  
42 to suck noto suck 1, 28  
87 to swell word info ūbu swell 12  
9 to swim ʔaraŋa swim 48  
9 to swim sisiu bathe 12  
21 to think manata think 15  
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten kani tie 19  
8 to turn word info abulo turn 32  
35 to vomit momoa vomit; irregular *u > o 1  
5 to walk lea i laŋi go up    
5 to walk lea go 139  
5 to walk sifo go down    
5 to walk fali walk 10  
83 to work word info rao work 14  
47 to yawn      
32 tongue mea-na tongue 7  
31 tooth lifɔ-na tooth 1, 35  
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info rua two 1  
138 warm word info ʔagoʔago warm 13  
122 water word info kafo water 5  
185 we word info gemere we (1du.excl) 2  
185 we word info golu we (1pl.incl) 22  
185 we word info gia we (1pl.incl) 2  
185 we word info gemelu we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info gami we (1pl.excl) 2  
185 we word info goro we (1du.incl) 22  
141 wet gwini wet 46  
188 what? word info what? 1, 52  
170 when? word info maŋa when? 37  
170 when? word info kada when? 36  
181 where? word info ifai where? 3  
148 white kwao white 16  
189 who? word info tei who? 1  
159 wide      
58 wife      
136 wind ōru wind 13  
100 wing ʔaba-na wing 1, 12  
55 woman/female geni woman 8  
127 woods/forest kwaena bush 68  
127 woods/forest masū bush 21  
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year ŋali year 55  
169 year falisi year 8  
150 yellow gogoa yellow 15  
186 you gomolu you (2pl) 1, 32  
186 you gamu you (2pl) 1  
186 you gomoro you (2du) x  
186 you molu your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -miu your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  

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