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Language: Dehong

Source/Author:  Luo Yongxian 
Notes:  Luo Yongxian. 1998. A dictionary of Dehong, Southwest China. Pacific Linguistics Series C, no. 145. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

Dehong Tai is also known as Dehong Dai, Tai Nüa, or Chinese Shan, and is spoken in Dehong Prefecture, Yunnan, China. Dehong is a transliteration of taɨ4 xoŋ2 ('lower' + 'Hong [Salween] River'). The speakers' autonym is tai2 lə6 ('upper Tai'), with a small number referring to themselves as tai2 taɨ4 ('lower Tai').

Tones:
1 = /24/
2 = /53/
3 = /11/
4 = /31/
5 = /43/
6 = /33/ 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
Statistics: 
  • Total Data: 296
  • Number of Retentions:
  • Number of Loans: 12
 
Classification:  Tai-Kadai:Kam-Tai:Tai:Southwestern 
Map  Sorry, no map co-ordinates found for this language. 

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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand mɨ2   1  
2 left saai5   46  
3 right xaa1   1  
4 leg/foot xaa1 leg 42  
4 leg/foot tin6 foot 12  
5 to walk pai6      
6 road/path taaŋ2      
6 road/path xon1      
7 to come maa2      
8 to turn word info win3      
9 to swim lɔi2      
10 dirty      
11 dust phɔŋ1      
12 skin laŋ1      
13 back word info laŋ1      
14 belly tɔŋ5      
14 belly pum6      
15 bone luk1      
16 intestines sai4      
17 liver tap1      
18 breast ʔoŋ4      
18 breast ʔu1      
18 breast lɛn1      
18 breast lom2      
19 shoulder maa3   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable hu5      
21 to think maaŋ3      
21 to think saaŋ2 Chinese   L
22 to fear he1      
22 to fear ko6      
22 to fear yeu6      
23 blood lət5      
23 blood yaaŋ6      
24 head ho1      
25 neck xo2      
26 hair word info phom1      
26 hair word info yɛu1      
27 nose laŋ6   1  
28 to breathe haa6      
28 to breathe thoi6      
29 to sniff, smell sɔp3      
30 mouth paak3      
31 tooth seu4      
31 tooth xeu4      
32 tongue lin5   36  
33 to laugh xo1      
34 to cry hai4      
35 to vomit haak5   1  
36 to spit xaai2      
37 to eat kin6   1  
37 to eat tsin6      
38 to chew word info keu5      
38 to chew word info tseu5      
38 to chew word info yɛm5      
39 to cook word info huŋ1      
39 to cook word info taŋ4      
40 to drink ʔut1      
40 to drink lut1      
40 to drink tsot1      
41 to bite kat1      
41 to bite kaap5      
42 to suck lut1 to suck (liquid)    
42 to suck sot5 to suck (liquid)    
42 to suck tsup1 to suck (kiss)    
43 ear hu1      
44 to hear ŋin2      
44 to hear yin2      
45 eye taa6   1  
46 to see han1      
47 to yawn hau1      
48 to sleep lɔn2      
49 to lie down word info lɛŋ4      
49 to lie down word info lɔn2      
50 to dream fan1      
51 to sit laŋ6      
52 to stand tsuk1      
52 to stand tsan2      
53 person/human being kon2      
53 person/human being pu1      
54 man/male pu1 tsaai2      
55 woman/female yiŋ2      
55 woman/female tsɔi5      
56 child luk5   1  
56 child ʔe1      
57 husband pho1      
57 husband pu3      
58 wife yaa6      
58 wife me2      
59 mother me6      
60 father po6      
61 house hən2      
62 thatch/roof lop3 to roof a house    
62 thatch/roof muŋ2 to roof a house    
63 name tsɨ6      
64 to say waa6      
65 rope tsək5      
66 to tie up, fasten mat5      
67 to sew word info yap5      
67 to sew word info yɛp5      
68 needle sem1      
68 needle xem1      
69 to hunt word info waam5      
70 to shoot word info yeŋ2      
70 to shoot word info yɨ2(6)      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info maŋ6      
72 to hit word info teŋ5      
72 to hit word info thɛp5      
73 to steal lak5      
74 to kill xaa4      
74 to kill hɛm1      
75 to die, be dead taai6   1  
76 to live, be alive yu3      
76 to live, be alive ko3      
77 to scratch word info kən3      
77 to scratch word info xaan3      
78 to cut, hack word info tat1      
79 stick/wood laam4      
79 stick/wood xɔn5      
79 stick/wood mai5 wood    
80 to split word info phaa3      
81 sharp phaai1      
81 sharp tsaa2      
82 dull, blunt pu4      
83 to work word info het3      
83 to work word info taaŋ6      
84 to plant pak1      
84 to plant sam2      
85 to choose lək5      
86 to grow word info lum2      
86 to grow word info sɔm4      
87 to swell word info hoŋ2      
87 to swell word info kaɨ6      
88 to squeeze word info pan4      
89 to hold word info kam6      
89 to hold word info ŋaam1      
90 to dig kon3   36  
90 to dig xot5   36  
91 to buy sɨ5      
91 to buy saaŋ4      
92 to open, uncover ʔaa4      
92 to open, uncover mun2      
92 to open, uncover ŋaak5      
93 to pound, beat word info tam6   26  
93 to pound, beat word info tɔk3 PMP *tuktuk?    
94 to throw word info thim4      
95 to fall word info tok3 to drop    
96 dog maa1      
97 bird lok5   1  
98 egg xai3      
99 feather xon1      
100 wing pik1      
101 to fly men6      
102 rat lu1      
103 meat/flesh ʔi2      
103 meat/flesh lə5      
104 fat/grease man2      
104 fat/grease xai1      
105 tail haaŋ1      
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm) lən6      
108 louse word info hau1 head louse 1  
108 louse word info min2 body louse    
109 mosquito yuŋ2      
110 spider kaau6      
111 fish paa6      
112 rotten word info lau6      
113 branch word info kiŋ3      
114 leaf fə1      
115 root haak5      
116 flower mɔk3      
116 flower paan2      
117 fruit maak3      
118 grass yaa4      
118 grass yə4      
118 grass yək3      
119 earth/soil laam6      
119 earth/soil lin6      
120 stone hin1      
121 sand saai2      
122 water word info lam5   1  
123 to flow lai1      
124 sea paaŋ3 laai3      
125 salt kə6      
126 lake lɔŋ1      
127 woods/forest loŋ6      
127 woods/forest to2      
127 woods/forest thən3      
128 sky faa5      
129 moon lən6 < *bulan 1  
130 star laau6   1  
131 cloud word info mɔk3      
132 fog      
133 rain fon1      
134 thunder faa5 laŋ6      
135 lightning faa5 mɛp5      
135 lightning fai2 faa5 'sky fire'    
136 wind lom2      
137 to blow word info pau3      
137 to blow word info tho2      
138 warm word info ʔun3      
139 cold word info kat1      
139 cold word info laaŋ4      
139 cold word info laau1      
140 dry word info hɛŋ4      
141 wet hot5      
141 wet tsup5      
141 wet yam2      
142 heavy lak1      
143 fire fai2   1  
144 to burn word info mai4      
144 to burn word info phau1      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash tau6      
147 black lam6   1  
147 black tsam5      
148 white xaau1      
148 white phək3 Chinese   L
149 red lɛŋ6      
150 yellow ləŋ1      
151 green seu1      
151 green xeu1      
151 green tsam5      
152 small ʔɛn1      
152 small ʔɛt1      
153 big loŋ1      
153 big yaɨ3      
154 short word info pɔt1 short (in height)    
154 short word info lɔt1 short (in height)    
155 long word info yaau2      
156 thin word info lɛu1      
156 thin word info maaŋ6      
157 thick word info laa1      
158 narrow hip1      
158 narrow ʔip1      
158 narrow tip1      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick sɛp3      
161 shy, ashamed ʔaai6      
162 old word info kau3      
162 old word info ke3      
163 new maɨ3      
164 good li6      
165 bad, evil tsaa5      
165 bad, evil yɔk1      
166 correct, true thuk1      
167 night xam6      
167 night xɨn2      
168 day wan2      
169 year pi6      
170 when? word info mə6      
171 to hide word info thɔp5      
172 to climb word info kɔn3      
173 at      
174 in, inside laɨ2      
175 above lə1      
176 below kɔŋ4      
176 below taɨ4      
177 this hai5      
177 this lai5   1  
178 that han5      
178 that lan5      
179 near kaɨ4      
179 near tsam6      
179 near him2      
180 far kai6      
181 where? word info ʔiŋ2 laɨ6      
181 where? word info thaɨ1      
182 I kau6   1  
183 thou maɨ2   1  
184 he/she man2      
185 we word info haa2      
186 you su2   1  
187 they xau1 honorific    
188 what? word info hɨ1      
188 what? word info laɨ1      
189 who? word info phaɨ1      
190 other taaŋ3      
191 all taŋ2      
191 all tsaaŋ3      
192 and      
193 if thɨŋ1 tsəi5      
193 if thɨŋ1 waa6      
193 if tsau3      
194 how? word info het3 hɨ1      
195 no, not maau3      
196 to count ʔaan3      
196 to count taak5      
197 One word info ʔet3 Chinese   L
197 One word info leu6      
197 One word info ləŋ6      
198 Two word info sɔŋ1      
199 Three word info saam1 Chinese   L
200 Four word info si3 Chinese   L
201 Five word info haa4 Chinese   L
202 Six word info hok3 Chinese   L
203 Seven word info tset3 Chinese   L
204 Eight word info pɛt3 Chinese   L
205 Nine word info kau4 Chinese   L
206 Ten word info sip1 Chinese   L
207 Twenty word info saau2      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info paak3 Chinese   L
210 One Thousand word info heŋ1      
210 One Thousand word info pan2      

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