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

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