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Language: Proto-Trans-New Guinea

Source/Author:  Andrew Pawley 
Notes:  Pawley, Andrew (2005). "The chequered career of the Trans New Guinea hypothesis: recent research and its implications". In Andrew Pawley, Robert Attenborough, Robin Hide, Jack Golson, eds. Papuan pasts: cultural, linguistic and biological histories of Papuan-speaking peoples, 67-107. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Trans-New Guinea 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above      
191 all      
192 and *ito      
146 ash *sumbu      
146 ash *kambu-sumbu      
146 ash *la(ŋg,k)a      
173 at      
13 back word info      
165 bad, evil      
14 belly *mundun      
176 below      
153 big      
97 bird *n[e]i      
97 bird *yaka[i]      
147 black      
23 blood *ke(ñj,s)a      
15 bone *kondaC      
113 branch word info      
18 breast *amu      
56 child *ŋaŋa baby    
56 child *nV boy    
131 cloud word info *samb[V] cloud, sky    
131 cloud word info *ka(mb,p)utu      
139 cold word info *kukam(o,u)      
166 correct, true      
168 day *kamali sun    
168 day *ketane sun    
10 dirty      
96 dog      
140 dry word info *ŋgatata      
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust      
43 ear *ka(nd,t)(i,e)C      
119 earth/soil      
98 egg *munaka      
98 egg *maŋgV egg, fruit, seed    
204 Eight word info      
45 eye *(ŋg,k)iti [maŋgV]      
45 eye *ŋg(a,u)mu      
45 eye *nVpV      
180 far      
104 fat/grease      
60 father *apa      
60 father *mbapa      
99 feather      
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire *k(a,o)nd(a,u)p      
143 fire *inda      
143 fire *kambu      
111 fish      
201 Five word info      
116 flower      
132 fog      
200 Four word info      
117 fruit *maŋgV fruit, seed, egg    
164 good *(nd,t)ebV      
118 grass      
151 green      
26 hair word info *(nd,s)umu(n,t)[V]      
26 hair word info *iti      
1 hand *sikal      
1 hand *sakil      
184 he/she *ya      
184 he/she *ua      
24 head *kV(mb,p)utu      
24 head *mVtVna      
142 heavy *kenda      
61 house      
194 how? word info      
57 husband *ambi husband, man    
182 I *na      
193 if      
174 in, inside      
16 intestines *sim(i,u)      
16 intestines *simbi      
126 lake      
114 leaf *iti leaf, hair    
114 leaf *sasak      
2 left      
4 leg/foot *k(a,o)ond(a,o)C      
4 leg/foot *kitu leg, calf    
135 lightning *(mb,m)elak lightning, light    
17 liver *[ma]pVn      
155 long word info *k(o,u)t(u,i)p      
108 louse word info *niman      
54 man/male *ambi husband, man    
103 meat/flesh      
129 moon *takVn[V]      
129 moon *kal(a,i)m      
109 mosquito *kasin      
59 mother *am(a,i,u) mother (free form)    
59 mother *na- mother (bound form)    
30 mouth      
63 name *imbi      
63 name *wani name, who    
158 narrow      
179 near      
25 neck *k(a,e)(nd,t)ak      
25 neck *kuma(n,ŋ)[V] neck, nape    
68 needle      
163 new *kVtak      
167 night *k(i,u)tuma      
205 Nine word info      
195 no, not *ma- verbal prefix    
27 nose *mundu      
162 old word info      
197 One word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other      
160 painful, sick      
53 person/human being      
133 rain      
102 rat      
149 red      
3 right      
6 road/path      
115 root *kindil      
65 rope *asi string, rope    
112 rotten word info      
125 salt      
121 sand *sa(ŋg,k)asiŋ      
124 sea      
203 Seven word info      
81 sharp      
154 short word info *tumba      
19 shoulder *kinV      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info      
12 skin *(ŋg,k)a(nd,t)apu      
128 sky *samb[V]. *kumut ~ *tumuk respectively: sky, cloud ; thunder, sky    
152 small      
145 smoke word info *kambu(s,t)(a,u)      
145 smoke word info *kambu-la(ŋk,g)a      
106 snake      
110 spider      
130 star      
79 stick/wood      
120 stone *kamb(a,u)na      
120 stone *[na]muna      
105 tail *a(mb,m)u      
206 Ten word info      
178 that      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they *iLi 3 dual    
157 thick word info      
156 thin word info      
177 this      
183 thou *ŋga      
199 Three word info      
134 thunder *kumut ~ *tumuk      
41 to bite *s(i,u)-      
137 to blow word info *pu- verbal prefix    
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info *ki- to burn, light a fire    
91 to buy      
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info      
7 to come *me-      
39 to cook word info *adu-      
196 to count      
34 to cry      
78 to cut, hack word info *tVk-      
75 to die, be dead *kumV-      
90 to dig      
50 to dream *kina(mb,p)-      
40 to drink *na- to eat, drink    
37 to eat *na- to eat, drink    
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear      
123 to flow      
101 to fly *putu(putu) ti-      
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear      
171 to hide word info      
72 to hit word info *a[tu]-      
89 to hold word info      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill      
20 to know, be knowledgeable *nVŋg- to see, know, perceive, hear    
33 to laugh *ŋgiti auxiliary verb    
49 to lie down word info *kinV- to lie down, sleep    
76 to live, be alive *mVna- to live, be, stay, sit    
92 to open, uncover      
84 to plant      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say *nde- to say, speak    
77 to scratch word info      
46 to see *nVŋg- to see, know, perceive, hear    
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info *tVmV-      
51 to sit      
48 to sleep *kinV- to lie down, sleep    
48 to sleep *p(e,i)t(e,i)o-      
29 to sniff, smell      
36 to spit *kasipa-      
80 to split word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
52 to stand *t(a,e,i)k[V]-      
73 to steal      
42 to suck      
87 to swell word info *su auxiliary verb    
9 to swim      
21 to think      
94 to throw word info      
66 to tie up, fasten *ndiŋga- ~ *ndaŋgi-      
8 to turn word info *mbuli[ki]- to turn (oneself)    
35 to vomit *mVŋ[g]V ti-      
5 to walk *pu- to go    
5 to walk *yata- to go    
83 to work word info      
47 to yawn      
32 tongue *mbilaŋ      
32 tongue *me(l,n)e      
31 tooth *titi      
207 Twenty word info      
198 Two word info *ta(l,t)(a,e)      
138 warm word info      
122 water word info *ok[V]      
122 water word info *nok      
185 we word info *nu      
185 we word info *ni      
185 we word info *niLi 1 dual    
185 we word info *nuLi 1 dual    
141 wet      
188 what? word info      
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white      
189 who? word info      
159 wide      
58 wife      
136 wind *kumbutu      
136 wind *pinVm wind, breeze    
100 wing *mbutu      
55 woman/female *panV      
127 woods/forest *inda tree, wood    
127 woods/forest *iñja tree, wood    
107 worm (earthworm)      
169 year      
150 yellow      
186 you *ŋgi      
186 you *ki      
186 you *ŋgiLi 2 dual    
186 you *kiLi 2 dual    

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