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Language: Daa kaka (West Ambrym, Vanuatu)

Source/Author:  Kilu von Prince 
Notes:  The data come from my own documentation work on Ambrym 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Kilu von Prince  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:East Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above milye      
191 all kevene   84  
192 and a and/but (clausal conjunction) 34  
192 and t- and-x.y (x and y)    
192 and myane and (nominal conjunction) 2, 40  
146 ash bel      
173 at teve      
13 back word info mad-un back-3s 35  
165 bad, evil sanga   1, 100  
14 belly tam   20  
176 below pyan   41, 74  
153 big towo big (singular) 112  
153 big wowo big (non-singular) 111?  
97 bird baséé   30  
147 black mir   1?  
23 blood da running blood 1  
23 blood bura clotted blood 53  
15 bone bosi   52, 59  
113 branch word info bwenges      
18 breast sisis   1  
56 child temeli child    
56 child neti child of 5  
56 child nat-en child of -3s 5  
131 cloud word info mop   32  
139 cold word info meas cold(noun) 51  
139 cold word info medir to be cold 1  
166 correct, true peten      
168 day naarop during the day (adv)    
168 day webung day (noun) 16  
10 dirty tung   41  
96 dog kuli   7 L
140 dry word info gaó      
82 dull, blunt      
11 dust belisokop   80?  
43 ear gelinya-an ear-3s 1, 41  
119 earth/soil tan ground 1  
98 egg deli egg of 1, 66  
204 Eight word info milipsi   5?  
45 eye myar   1  
180 far syoten   72  
104 fat/grease tamyes      
104 fat/grease kiyu      
60 father timye   1  
99 feather      
208 Fifty word info ung lim   x  
143 fire apyang   21  
111 fish mesyu   53, 82  
201 Five word info lim   1  
116 flower ung flower of 1  
132 fog      
200 Four word info vyer   1, 65  
117 fruit we fruit.of 1, 26  
117 fruit wee fruit 1, 26  
164 good vu   108  
118 grass barvinye   79  
118 grass batever      
118 grass wew'      
151 green yesyes      
26 hair word info vevyu      
1 hand vyaa   16, 72  
184 he/she nge   1, 6  
24 head bat-en head-3s 9  
142 heavy myap   46  
61 house em   1  
194 how? word info ves how much x  
57 husband yaapu   75  
182 I nye   1, 21, 22  
193 if doo clausal head, not complementizer    
174 in, inside yen   49?  
16 intestines tiny-an gut-3s 1  
126 lake bwili wye hole of water    
114 leaf ye leaf of    
114 leaf yesukuo leaves    
2 left mwei   1, 59  
4 leg/foot l-ik leg-1s 37  
135 lightning b'e'e      
17 liver ingyar   30  
155 long word info veop   60  
108 louse word info ur   1  
54 man/male vyanten   75, 89  
103 meat/flesh mubuo   15, 70  
103 meat/flesh wusi   10  
129 moon bung      
129 moon ebyat   6  
109 mosquito bankyen   35  
59 mother naana mother 1, 83  
59 mother yas mother of    
30 mouth bung   41  
63 name is   66  
158 narrow      
179 near pesili   102  
25 neck pyady-un neck-3s 106  
68 needle sini thorn of    
163 new vi   10  
167 night myaek be night 65 L?
205 Nine word info meper   20  
195 no, not ee no 54  
195 no, not to negative realis marker    
27 nose kus   27, 55  
162 old word info myató   1  
197 One word info swa   5  
209 One Hundred word info ung sungavi   17  
210 One Thousand word info ung sungavi vya sungavi one hundred times ten 33  
190 other syan   60?  
160 painful, sick mese be sick 1  
53 person/human being vyanten   56  
133 rain ós   1  
102 rat tomo   72  
149 red pili   18  
3 right myató   5, 37  
6 road/path seli   1  
115 root luu root of    
65 rope teli   1  
112 rotten word info medar   19  
125 salt sol Loan   L
121 sand bewuon sand, beach 1, 83  
124 sea tes   1  
203 Seven word info milivyó   13  
81 sharp kyen   14  
154 short word info mwer   32  
154 short word info buorwur      
19 shoulder bar vyaa shoulder arm 1, 65  
161 shy, ashamed sa      
202 Six word info milipsyes   33  
12 skin uli   1  
128 sky tungtung   62  
152 small kekei mwelili be small (singular subject), be.small (non-singular subject) 110  
145 smoke word info yes   2  
106 snake tyotyo   63  
110 spider tamyes spider    
110 spider damo spider net    
130 star misyu   13  
79 stick/wood lee   28  
120 stone vyor   1  
105 tail gily-en Tail-of 39?  
206 Ten word info sungavi   5  
178 that en-te      
62 thatch/roof vityop      
187 they nya 3 dual x  
187 they nyosi 3 paucal x  
187 they nyoo 3 plural    
157 thick word info misii   3  
156 thin word info nip flat, thin 1, 43?  
177 this en-tak   52?  
183 thou ngok   1, 17, 32  
199 Three word info sii   1  
134 thunder byata   85  
134 thunder koruuruu   2  
41 to bite kyer   1  
41 to bite ate   1, 55  
137 to blow word info pu   6  
137 to blow word info wu   4  
28 to breathe sopsop breathe heavily 35  
144 to burn word info pyane roast sth., burn sth. 83  
91 to buy gilye   48  
91 to buy puos   50  
38 to chew word info ngase   12  
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info polo   38  
172 to climb word info poo   38  
7 to come me   1  
39 to cook word info sóósóó apyang cook on fire    
39 to cook word info olo apyang cook on fire    
39 to cook word info tea boil (itr.)    
196 to count puluk   1  
196 to count pulukte   1  
34 to cry deng   1  
78 to cut, hack word info te   1  
78 to cut, hack word info ta   1  
75 to die, be dead mer   1  
90 to dig kii   1  
90 to dig eli   1  
50 to dream pwer esi stay see 10  
40 to drink min   1, 49  
37 to eat en   1  
95 to fall word info mur fall (singular subject) 57  
95 to fall word info tesi fall (non-singular subject) 70  
22 to fear nek (feeling.3s realis) afraid (of 42?  
123 to flow      
101 to fly ka   14  
86 to grow word info luk   32  
44 to hear ongane   1  
171 to hide word info nii      
72 to hit word info tu   8  
89 to hold word info gomu      
69 to hunt word info óte      
74 to kill tiye      
20 to know, be knowledgeable kuowilye   18, 85  
33 to laugh myan   51  
49 to lie down word info pupwer   64  
76 to live, be alive meu   1, 76  
92 to open, uncover pupuop   34  
84 to plant bevyap   6?  
93 to pound, beat word info wesa   32  
64 to say ka   119  
77 to scratch word info s'o'ote      
46 to see esi   14, 94  
67 to sew word info      
70 to shoot word info pyen   1  
70 to shoot word info vinye   1  
51 to sit tas   121  
48 to sleep pwer myaek stay night 87  
29 to sniff, smell bungse   64  
36 to spit gaapus   19, 61  
80 to split word info mitye to split a liana lengthwise    
80 to split word info -kote res-split    
88 to squeeze word info pusane   18, 71  
71 to stab, pierce -tae -res.pierce (resultative suffix)    
52 to stand tinyo      
73 to steal yas   20  
42 to suck domesi   50, 65  
42 to suck simsimi   51  
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim yaayaa   7  
21 to think dimye   13  
21 to think nyurnyur   77  
94 to throw word info bwiline   86  
94 to throw word info towane   88  
66 to tie up, fasten pisi   32  
66 to tie up, fasten luwa   1, 39  
8 to turn word info yaase   108  
35 to vomit   8  
5 to walk oko   5  
83 to work word info gyes   9  
47 to yawn enmya   19  
32 tongue miye   7  
31 tooth ep   1, 35?  
207 Twenty word info ung ló   9  
198 Two word info   1  
138 warm word info erér   9  
122 water word info wye   2  
185 we word info kana 1 dual ex    
185 we word info kisi 1 paucal ex    
185 we word info kinye 1 plural ex    
185 we word info ada 1 dual in    
185 we word info ansi 1 paucal in    
185 we word info ar 1 plural in    
141 wet nirnir   35  
188 what? word info sewe   1, 72  
170 when? word info nanges   1, 43  
181 where? word info ar-ve   3, 35  
148 white py'o   41  
189 who? word info si   1  
159 wide      
58 wife vyap myato venerable woman old    
136 wind eng   1, 77  
100 wing ebya-on wing-3s 7  
55 woman/female vyaven   1, 106  
127 woods/forest or place/bush    
127 woods/forest dóór dark bush    
107 worm (earthworm) bowa      
169 year dom   30  
150 yellow ngunguo      
186 you ka 2 dual x  
186 you kasi 2 paucal x  
186 you ki 2 plural 44  

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