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Language: Yamdena

Source/Author:  Blust, from Drabbe 
Notes:  Drabbe, P. (1926). Speakkunst der Jamdeensche taal. Gravenhage: Martinus Nijhoff 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Southeast Maluku:Kei-Tanimbar:Yamdena 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
11 dust      
98 egg      
126 lake      
157 thick word info      
163 new      
165 bad, evil      
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
2 left bayal      
4 leg/foot eme      
5 to walk laye      
6 road/path dalamtene      
9 to swim n-kawal      
10 dirty kini      
10 dirty nise      
13 back word info burit      
16 intestines kambu      
19 shoulder slyape      
21 to think na-daun      
21 to think n-kambar      
21 to think n-kolak      
22 to fear na-k-lele      
25 neck nawe      
25 neck manuk      
28 to breathe reke      
29 to sniff, smell n-aŋat      
35 to vomit n-lomb      
36 to spit n-sirik      
38 to chew word info n-kakit      
39 to cook word info na-dane      
42 to suck n-wokut      
46 to see n-keban      
48 to sleep owe      
49 to lie down word info leŋan      
49 to lie down word info narwa (sub rwaje)    
61 house dase      
64 to say n-bét      
64 to say na-boti      
64 to say n-falak      
64 to say n-otar      
66 to tie up, fasten n-ndare      
66 to tie up, fasten n-kele      
67 to sew word info n-bibis      
68 needle ndirin      
68 needle ndume      
69 to hunt word info n-bes      
69 to hunt word info na-nau      
69 to hunt word info na-yaf      
69 to hunt word info na-tian      
78 to cut, hack word info n-lolan      
80 to split word info n-bindar      
80 to split word info n-rak      
80 to split word info n-siye      
82 dull, blunt ŋai      
83 to work word info n-lambat      
86 to grow word info na-slyai      
89 to hold word info n-ŋuŋum      
90 to dig mbuam      
91 to buy n-sélir      
93 to pound, beat word info n-kalap      
93 to pound, beat word info n-loli      
93 to pound, beat word info n-sambuk      
94 to throw word info yébas      
95 to fall word info n-fuf      
95 to fall word info n-lol      
100 wing slyape      
101 to fly n-turim      
102 rat kawat      
106 snake kasi      
107 worm (earthworm) laraksindak      
107 worm (earthworm) ombak-nduam      
118 grass mbese      
119 earth/soil ombak      
121 sand knjai      
123 to flow n-lale      
132 fog lobe      
136 wind mnaur      
137 to blow word info n-oup      
140 dry word info ma-ŋrétu      
144 to burn word info apu      
150 yellow laktéru      
151 green laktéru      
151 green lakwatan      
151 green lalatu      
152 small ma-rumat      
152 small kaianak      
153 big silai      
154 short word info ma-buwe      
156 thin word info baianak      
158 narrow mbalole      
158 narrow ta-ŋowe      
158 narrow ta-ŋora      
160 painful, sick na-maninik      
162 old word info ma-kene      
162 old word info tuwet      
164 good mone      
166 correct, true botuan      
166 correct, true diat      
171 to hide word info na-mudim      
172 to climb word info n-faŋat      
172 to climb word info n-kafar      
175 above das      
179 near losir      
180 far lolo      
186 you mire      
190 other sa      
191 all fere      
191 all monuk      
193 if keta      
194 how? word info farpe      
7 to come n-ma   1  
10 dirty na-rai   1  
12 skin kulit   1  
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder ba|bara|n   1  
22 to fear taut   1  
23 blood dare   1  
24 head ulu   1  
26 hair word info buke   1  
27 nose iri-n   1  
28 to breathe sa|nawe   1  
31 tooth nife   1  
34 to cry n-tasiŋ (<m) 1  
35 to vomit n-mut   1  
37 to eat n-ane   1  
40 to drink énum   1  
41 to bite n-karat   1  
42 to suck n-sus   1  
43 ear tliŋe   1  
44 to hear n-deŋar   1  
45 eye mate   1  
51 to sit na-m-toran   1  
52 to stand na-m-dir   1  
54 man/male mérwane   1  
56 child anak   1  
58 wife sawe   1  
59 mother ene   1  
60 father ame   1  
63 name ŋare   1  
65 rope tali   1  
70 to shoot word info n-fanak   1  
71 to stab, pierce n-susuk   1  
72 to hit word info n-falu (to hammer) 1  
75 to die, be dead n-mat   1  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
81 sharp ta-tariŋ[ʔ]   1  
85 to choose na-fili   1  
87 to swell word info bare   1  
90 to dig na-kal   1  
96 dog asu   1  
97 bird manik   1  
99 feather fulu-n   1  
104 fat/grease minak   1  
105 tail ikur   1  
108 louse word info kutu   1  
110 spider lawak spiderweb 1  
111 fish ian   1  
112 rotten word info n-ber   1  
112 rotten word info n-lor   1  
114 leaf done   1  
117 fruit buwe   1  
120 stone bati   1  
124 sea tasik   1  
125 salt sire   1  
127 woods/forest alas   1  
128 sky laŋit   1  
129 moon bulan   1  
130 star ftune   1  
133 rain udan   1  
139 cold word info ma-ndirun   1  
139 cold word info ma-rindin   1  
142 heavy ma-bérat   1  
143 fire au   1  
146 ash afu   1  
147 black me-metam   1  
148 white ma-futi   1  
156 thin word info mba-nisik   1  
161 shy, ashamed n-meat   1  
161 shy, ashamed télan   1  
174 in, inside dalam   1  
176 below bab   1  
178 that [a]né   1  
178 that [a]no   1  
182 I yaku   1  
183 thou ko[u]   1  
184 he/she iye   1  
185 we word info kite   1  
187 they sir[e]   1  
188 what? word info safe   1  
189 who? word info isé   1  
197 One word info lese   1  
197 One word info sa   1  
198 Two word info duwe   1  
199 Three word info tél   1  
200 Four word info fat   1  
203 Seven word info fitu   1  
138 warm word info mé-fanas   1, 72  
186 you kmi   1, 13  
50 to dream mefi   1, 37  
73 to steal naŋe   1, 59  
1 hand lime   1, 64  
53 person/human being tomwate   1, 66  
76 to live, be alive n-morip   1, 76  
67 to sew word info n-sot   10  
167 night ndondam   11  
20 to know, be knowledgeable na-fai   113  
5 to walk fala   116  
55 woman/female bate   128  
173 at na or 20? 13  
109 mosquito ninik   17  
47 to yawn n-maup   19  
77 to scratch word info ramas   1?  
149 red na-méméye   1?  
177 this iye   1?  
5 to walk n-mban   2  
14 belly kambu   2  
15 bone duri   2  
57 husband sawe   2  
84 to plant n-tanam   2  
113 branch word info saŋe   2  
115 root wakar   2  
122 water word info wéye   2  
145 smoke word info m|asu   2  
185 we word info kami   2  
192 and ma   2  
168 day lere cp.line+linaw 'calw' 24  
33 to laugh n-malip   3  
78 to cut, hack word info n-tetak   3  
169 year ŋarak   3  
103 meat/flesh isi   31  
135 lightning fitik   34  
32 tongue kéri   35  
80 to split word info n-wak   36?  
84 to plant n-tabat   38  
72 to hit word info na-babal   4  
195 no, not tate   4  
195 no, not to   4  
30 mouth susuke   40?  
88 to squeeze word info n-feras   42  
77 to scratch word info n-kér   49  
159 wide me-labar   49  
116 flower fusi   5  
112 rotten word info n-mbusuk   56  
74 to kill n-fen   6  
131 cloud word info mutan   6  
196 to count n-yaki   6  
92 to open, uncover na-bandil   69  
83 to work word info n-karya   7  
8 to turn word info balik   8  
35 to vomit n-lokan   8  
94 to throw word info jai   8  
134 thunder ndundum   8  
141 wet na-mbetan   8  
3 right fian   81  
62 thatch/roof epat buŋan   9  
62 thatch/roof dafat   9  
155 long word info mé-lawas   9  

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