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Language: Halia (Selau)

Source/Author:  Malcolm Ross, Helen Tapune, Josephine Wapiu 
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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:Nehan-North Bougainville:Buka:Halia 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
6 road/path      
8 to turn word info      
11 dust      
16 intestines      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
42 to suck      
49 to lie down word info      
62 thatch/roof      
65 rope      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
85 to choose      
87 to swell word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
110 spider      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
123 to flow      
125 salt      
126 lake      
129 moon      
130 star      
142 heavy      
151 green      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
166 correct, true      
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info      
183 thou      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
196 to count      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
167 night a beng   1  
17 liver a kakala nen   8  
131 cloud word info a kuma      
133 rain a langits   7  
4 leg/foot a mu nen   61  
12 skin a pempem nen      
23 blood a rawatsing nen   8  
18 breast a su na tawor chest 1  
14 belly a tor nen      
15 bone a tsinu nen   9  
186 you ali you (sing.) x  
186 you amu i rar you (pl.) 1  
186 you amu woboto you 1  
97 bird apena      
101 to fly apena tapara (bird) flies    
115 root aran rei      
185 we word info arar we (incl.)    
53 person/human being asana      
20 to know, be knowledgeable atina   35  
74 to kill atung   18  
103 meat/flesh benu   19  
163 new buntsu      
184 he/she e he 1  
184 he/she e she 1  
30 mouth es      
118 grass gaias Tok Pisin loan   L
33 to laugh gol   59  
152 small gongonia      
24 head gono      
51 to sit gumna is sitting 79  
92 to open, uncover kabta matirma      
114 leaf kalan rei   15  
160 painful, sick kame na kamits a pain    
160 painful, sick kame na pi a sore    
96 dog kas   31  
26 hair word info kasu      
107 worm (earthworm) katsinputa      
2 left kerka   17  
102 rat kiso   3, 88  
66 to tie up, fasten kits (he) ties (a knot) 20  
10 dirty kokoriana   5  
154 short word info kokota      
128 sky kolu   76  
73 to steal kopna   15  
38 to chew word info korayia (he) chews (betelnut) 29  
121 sand kotarna   45  
106 snake kotsi      
146 ash kou   1, 69  
168 day kran   6  
147 black kukun   13  
132 fog kuma      
118 grass kuni kunai. Tok Pisin loan   L
56 child kus tonen      
109 mosquito kusi   15  
36 to spit könömsö Spittle 14, 22  
5 to walk la (he) goes 1, 69  
182 I la   x  
84 to plant laba kumal      
7 to come lama   1, 85  
1 hand lima arm 1  
1 hand lima arm 1  
136 wind lomlomo (wind) blows 49  
137 to blow word info lomlomo wut      
201 Five word info lum   1  
35 to vomit luwa   8  
31 tooth luwo molar tooth 1, 35  
3 right madou   5, 13  
77 to scratch word info makalana an itch    
206 Ten word info malto   22  
185 we word info mam we (excl.) 1  
185 we word info mami we two (excl) 1  
27 nose mata      
75 to die, be dead mati   1  
32 tongue mia   7  
195 no, not moia   62  
104 fat/grease mola nen fat (on a person) 1, 65  
47 to yawn mumoa   19  
13 back word info mur   3  
190 other musa      
178 that na that (far away)    
188 what? word info nawa      
155 long word info ngangawa   50  
34 to cry ngara   5  
43 ear ngorngoro      
177 this ni   1  
164 good niga   72  
187 they nori they (plural) 25  
187 they nori irar they two x  
37 to eat nuna      
98 egg nuta   17  
165 bad, evil omi   46  
100 wing pakpaka   33  
153 big pakum      
140 dry word info parka   17  
199 Three word info pisa   4  
88 to squeeze word info pots   18  
134 thunder pulagunu   23  
141 wet pursu   72  
119 earth/soil puta   41  
185 we word info ra i rar we two (incl.)    
39 to cook word info rakuna bakes (in earth oven)    
122 water word info ramun   1  
64 to say ranga   76  
127 woods/forest ratu   24  
86 to grow word info rei galana 94. (plant) grows    
44 to hear rongono   1, 36  
61 house ruma   1  
149 red ruru      
145 smoke word info ruu   25  
99 feather saba   8  
189 who? word info si   1, 28  
29 to sniff, smell soka na ka   91  
63 name soro   24  
48 to sleep sowo (he) falls asleep 13  
178 that susku that (nearby)    
60 father tamanen   1  
46 to see tara   15  
124 sea tasi   1  
5 to walk tatala (he) goes 32  
55 woman/female tawor   56  
58 wife tawor      
150 yellow tomon   50  
25 neck tongtongolo      
162 old word info tonivana      
205 Nine word info tosie   22  
59 mother tsinanen   1  
54 man/male tson   46  
57 husband tson   56  
9 to swim tsubu      
50 to dream tsuna sowo a dream    
197 One word info tua   47  
143 fire tura      
144 to burn word info tura ats burns (grass)    
52 to stand turna is standing 37  
76 to live, be alive tutu living (pig) 8  
39 to cook word info wagollo na turu boils (in water) 53  
135 lightning wakats      
139 cold word info wamurna      
40 to drink wana   28  
19 shoulder warwaranen nen = his? 1  
120 stone wat   1  
200 Four word info wats   1, 65  
144 to burn word info watsi burns (grass) 49  
148 white wiaka      
198 Two word info wiar < *pua- 'round obj' + *rua '2' 1  
41 to bite wikoto (dog) bites 12  
138 warm word info wiskina hot 29  
191 all woboto   51  
28 to breathe wosa   43  
39 to cook word info wuna turu bakes (over fire) 54  
45 eye wuru e kani kasunen      
105 tail wusun kas   44  
108 louse word info wut   1  
111 fish yena   1  

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