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Language: Bunun (Iskubun)

Source/Author:  Li (2004) 
Notes:  Li, Paul Jen-kuei. 2004. "Basic Vocabulary for Formosan Languages and Dialects." In Li, Paul Jen-kuei. 2004. Selected Papers on Formosan Languages. Taipei, Taiwan: Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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  • Total Data: 213
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  • Number of Loans: 0
 
Classification:  Austronesian:Bunun 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ʔima   1, 65  
2 left tanavili   1  
3 right tanavanan   1  
4 leg/foot bantas   51  
5 to walk mudadaan   21  
6 road/path daan   1  
7 to come bainin      
7 to come baynahay      
8 to turn word info mahaivusvus   60  
9 to swim suŋhahaul      
10 dirty matahduŋ   89  
11 dust      
12 skin kauŋ   59  
13 back word info ʔikuʔ   1  
14 belly cian   1  
15 bone tuhnað   1  
16 intestines silup   50  
17 liver hatað   1  
18 breast susuʔ   1  
19 shoulder vauʔ   48  
20 to know, be knowledgeable hayap      
21 to think miliskin   55  
22 to fear mapisiŋ   55  
23 blood haidaŋ   36  
23 blood tiquc   37  
24 head buŋuʔ   2  
25 neck mumudan   57  
26 hair word info hulbuʔ *qaRbu, but initial vowel not reconstructable 16  
27 nose ŋutus   42  
28 to breathe sumbaŋ   55  
29 to sniff, smell saak   1  
30 mouth ŋulus   65  
31 tooth nipun   1  
32 tongue maʔmaʔ could be derived from *Sema but expected form would be suma. BB. 37  
33 to laugh mahainan   75  
34 to cry taŋis   1  
35 to vomit mutah   1  
36 to spit matnipah   74  
37 to eat maun   1  
38 to chew word info mapapah   46  
39 to cook word info maʔanat   71  
40 to drink huud   41  
41 to bite kalat   1  
42 to suck (si)supsup   1  
43 ear taŋiaʔ   1  
44 to hear taʔaðaʔ   45  
45 eye mataʔ   1  
46 to see sadu   71  
47 to yawn sisusuab   19  
48 to sleep masabah   72  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream mataisah   43  
51 to sit maɬuŋhuʔ   88  
52 to stand mindaŋkaðaʔ   49  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male bananað   58, 108  
55 woman/female maɬuspiŋað   1, 96  
56 child ʔuvað   34  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother cinaʔ   1  
60 father tama   1  
61 house lumah   1  
62 thatch/roof tataviʔ   2  
63 name ŋaan   1  
64 to say palnatuʔ      
65 rope kinsapiyun   43?  
66 to tie up, fasten maluhus   73  
67 to sew word info matahis   1, 52  
68 needle ʔisʔas   27  
69 to hunt word info hanup   1  
70 to shoot word info manah   1  
71 to stab, pierce maɬaupaʔ   72  
72 to hit word info maludah   77  
72 to hit word info kalinastuun   78  
73 to steal taŋhaiuʔ   38  
74 to kill mapatað   2  
75 to die, be dead matað   1  
76 to live, be alive mihumis   52  
77 to scratch word info makalav   1  
78 to cut, hack word info matuktuk   3  
79 stick/wood ɬukis tree, wood 19  
80 to split word info padasa   68  
81 sharp manushit   54  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info kuðakuða   27  
84 to plant masuað   56  
85 to choose mindia   38  
86 to grow word info tal'i'ia   39  
87 to swell word info manbaɬvaʔ   26, 63  
88 to squeeze word info masput   40  
88 to squeeze word info sasput   40  
89 to hold word info kidikus   80  
90 to dig makai   1  
91 to buy mabaɬiv   23  
92 to open, uncover matuaʔ   50  
93 to pound, beat word info mabaðuʔ   37  
94 to throw word info matakunav      
95 to fall word info muhalhal   84  
96 dog ʔasuʔ   1  
97 bird haðam   2  
98 egg ɬuɬubunun   48  
99 feather puɬaʔuh   56  
100 wing paniʔ   2  
101 to fly kusbai   51  
102 rat tampaʔukað   35  
103 meat/flesh ciciʔ   64  
104 fat/grease biðuh   53  
105 tail ʔikuɬ   1  
106 snake ʔivut   55  
107 worm (earthworm) takiluhað      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito cikas   68  
110 spider kakatuʔ   2  
111 fish ʔiskaan   1  
112 rotten word info minpuʔuh   81  
113 branch word info sihiʔ   39  
114 leaf lisav   41  
115 root ɬamis   3  
116 flower      
117 fruit kaununkaunun   7  
118 grass ʔismuut   64  
119 earth/soil dalah   30  
120 stone batu   1  
121 sand ðaas   70  
122 water word info danum   1  
123 to flow muŋhanuʔ   30  
124 sea niŋʔav   55  
125 salt hasilaʔ   1  
126 lake niŋʔav   31  
127 woods/forest      
128 sky dihanin   57  
129 moon buan   1  
130 star bintuhan   1, 78  
131 cloud word info ɬuʔum   2, 108  
132 fog      
133 rain hudan   1  
134 thunder bitvah   24  
134 thunder biɬvaʔ   24  
135 lightning dimaɬ   60  
136 wind iuvluv   75  
137 to blow word info maʔiup   1  
138 warm word info maklaŋ hot 81  
139 cold word info makaðav   84  
140 dry word info mabuɬsuk   89  
141 wet maluvus   76  
142 heavy mahusbuʔ   51  
143 fire sapuð   1  
144 to burn word info minsuŋap      
145 smoke word info husʔuɬ   62  
146 ash habuʔ   1  
147 black matahduŋ   62  
148 white maduhlas   78  
149 red madaŋhas   76  
150 yellow      
151 green masaŋɬav   78  
152 small makuis      
153 big madaiŋ   2  
154 short word info maputůl   30  
155 long word info maduhpus   70  
156 thin word info manisbis   1  
157 thick word info makatpaɬ   1  
158 narrow makuis   53  
159 wide maŋabðan   32  
160 painful, sick madahpaʔ   77  
161 shy, ashamed maðʔav   46  
162 old word info madayŋað   2  
163 new bahlu   1  
164 good masial   88  
165 bad, evil makuaŋ   2?  
166 correct, true mamantuk   63  
167 night ɬabian   21  
167 night mahmut   58  
168 day tasto hanian day 15  
168 day vaɬiʔ sun 17  
168 day vali sun 17  
169 year hamisan   23  
170 when? word info lakua   51  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info kudadaʔ   42  
173 at      
174 in, inside antanŋadah      
175 above daðaʔ   41  
175 above dadaðacia   41  
176 below antan nastuʔ   65  
177 this saicin      
177 this sia di   13  
178 that saicia      
179 near eskuan   80  
180 far dahvian   2  
181 where? word info ʔiisa   50  
182 I saikin   1?  
182 I -ik   x  
183 thou kasuʔ   1  
183 thou -as   x  
184 he/she sai'ia   1?  
185 we word info kataʔ inclusive 1  
185 we word info -taʔ inclusive x  
185 we word info -im exclusive x  
185 we word info kaimin exclusive 2  
186 you kamuʔ   1  
186 you -am   1x  
187 they nai'iaʔ   32  
188 what? word info maað   39  
189 who? word info sima   2  
190 other dumaʔ   1  
191 all ʔaðʔað   57  
192 and siin   50  
192 and mas   2  
193 if mais      
194 how? word info namakua   1  
194 how? word info pikuun   44  
195 no, not niʔ no 3  
195 no, not nituʔ not 87  
196 to count masipuɬ   3  
197 One word info tasʔa   41  
198 Two word info dusa   1  
199 Three word info tau   1  
200 Four word info paat   1  
201 Five word info ʔimaʔ   1  
202 Six word info num   1  
203 Seven word info pituʔ   1  
204 Eight word info vauʔ   3  
205 Nine word info sivaʔ   5  
206 Ten word info masʔan   2  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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