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Language: West Makian

Source/Author:  C. L. Voorhoeve 
Notes:  Voorhoeve, C. L. 1982. The Makian languages and their neighbours. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

Based on the Bobawa dialect, but words in the Sabalé dialect have also been included by Voorhoeve. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
Statistics: 
  • Total Data: 257
  • Number of Retentions:
  • Number of Loans: 14
 
Classification:  West Papuan:North Halmahera:West Makian 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above ney      
191 all famasi      
191 all feberesi      
192 and lo      
146 ash ruru      
173 at tV      
13 back word info gapu      
165 bad, evil sa      
14 belly bodo      
176 below      
153 big lamo      
153 big magol      
97 bird haywan      
147 black kekey      
23 blood uni      
15 bone subebi      
113 branch word info saga      
18 breast susu Austronesian 1 L
56 child oma      
131 cloud word info maaru      
131 cloud word info kekey      
139 cold word info gagararo      
139 cold word info gamati      
166 correct, true fita correct    
166 correct, true degow true    
168 day win      
168 day bulang      
10 dirty      
96 dog aso Austronesian 1 L
140 dry word info loto      
82 dull, blunt gegele      
11 dust      
43 ear kameu      
119 earth/soil afi      
98 egg esi      
204 Eight word info tukubange      
204 Eight word info ditukbange      
45 eye afe      
45 eye sado      
180 far golo      
104 fat/grease gode      
60 father baba      
60 father fao      
99 feather gigo      
208 Fifty word info      
143 fire ipi      
111 fish yao      
201 Five word info mafoy      
201 Five word info dimfoy      
116 flower nama      
132 fog sawramu      
200 Four word info fati      
200 Four word info ifati      
200 Four word info dimfati      
117 fruit sopo      
164 good mia      
118 grass kusu      
118 grass ngeu      
118 grass pangan      
118 grass perepiri      
151 green kafiti      
26 hair word info gigo      
26 hair word info onga      
1 hand kamama      
1 hand kamma      
1 hand jowjow      
184 he/she me      
24 head apota      
24 head tabia      
142 heavy      
61 house pala Austronesian 1 L
194 how? word info apato      
57 husband at      
182 I de me    
193 if coba      
193 if kalaw      
174 in, inside ciawa      
16 intestines      
126 lake      
114 leaf we      
2 left kabali      
4 leg/foot gow foot, leg    
4 leg/foot tarotaro leg    
135 lightning rero      
17 liver amo      
155 long word info awo      
108 louse word info bene      
54 man/male at      
103 meat/flesh gagi      
129 moon odo      
109 mosquito      
59 mother mama      
59 mother yaya      
30 mouth mada      
30 mouth pasul      
63 name aym      
158 narrow sinaot      
179 near      
25 neck ru      
68 needle      
163 new topo      
167 night      
205 Nine word info siwe   5 L
205 Nine word info isiwe   5 L
205 Nine word info dimsiwe   5 L
195 no, not yo      
195 no, not wayo      
27 nose mudefete      
162 old word info mato      
162 old word info golo      
162 old word info gono      
197 One word info minye      
197 One word info meminye      
197 One word info maminye      
197 One word info gominye      
209 One Hundred word info atus Austronesian 4? L
210 One Thousand word info      
190 other      
160 painful, sick malawan pain, sick    
160 painful, sick kelida sick    
53 person/human being mancia Malay < Sanskrit   L
133 rain pongi      
102 rat arufe      
149 red lolupa      
3 right fita      
6 road/path gopao path    
115 root utu      
65 rope langalongi      
112 rotten word info sa      
125 salt ase      
121 sand wom      
124 sea wolot      
203 Seven word info tepedingi      
203 Seven word info ditepedingi      
81 sharp mangot      
154 short word info katoba      
19 shoulder fay      
161 shy, ashamed maya Austronesian   L
202 Six word info dam      
202 Six word info idam      
202 Six word info dimdam      
12 skin fi      
128 sky tupam      
152 small alus      
152 small kaku      
152 small sinaot      
145 smoke word info sowi      
106 snake abey      
110 spider onu      
130 star mawi      
79 stick/wood      
120 stone may      
105 tail biso      
206 Ten word info ainye      
206 Ten word info diainye      
178 that ma      
178 that mema      
62 thatch/roof ato thatch    
187 they eme      
187 they je      
157 thick word info gode      
157 thick word info komudu      
156 thin word info fenefine      
177 this ne      
177 this nemá      
177 this mené      
183 thou ni      
199 Three word info unge      
199 Three word info iunge      
199 Three word info dimaunge      
199 Three word info goiunge      
199 Three word info maunge      
134 thunder raring      
41 to bite kiki      
137 to blow word info udu      
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info saw      
91 to buy poli Austronesian   L
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose      
172 to climb word info aw      
7 to come ay      
7 to come fi      
7 to come fia      
7 to come fo      
7 to come mo   1  
7 to come no      
7 to come podo      
39 to cook word info a cooked    
196 to count painge      
34 to cry ja      
78 to cut, hack word info kuba      
78 to cut, hack word info tala      
75 to die, be dead magey      
90 to dig pay      
50 to dream      
40 to drink bebe      
40 to drink jowbe      
37 to eat am      
37 to eat fiam      
37 to eat fajow      
95 to fall word info      
22 to fear      
123 to flow      
101 to fly tagar      
86 to grow word info bafo      
44 to hear baso      
171 to hide word info sodulo      
72 to hit word info wakis      
72 to hit word info paa      
72 to hit word info for      
89 to hold word info maa      
89 to hold word info jajow      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill fagéy      
20 to know, be knowledgeable liala      
20 to know, be knowledgeable tawado      
33 to laugh ae      
49 to lie down word info bolabola      
49 to lie down word info karanga      
49 to lie down word info kailome      
76 to live, be alive dadi alive    
92 to open, uncover tupe      
84 to plant maki      
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say teng      
77 to scratch word info fakaeri      
46 to see co      
67 to sew word info falaaki      
70 to shoot word info tebel      
51 to sit toroso      
51 to sit cako taratip      
48 to sleep tifi      
48 to sleep kadu      
29 to sniff, smell fatum      
36 to spit ujuf      
80 to split word info kida      
88 to squeeze word info      
71 to stab, pierce taji      
52 to stand siesu      
73 to steal tedi      
42 to suck      
87 to swell word info      
9 to swim galof      
21 to think milinga      
21 to think bafikir Arabic 22 L
21 to think pikir Arabic 22 L
94 to throw word info wako noun    
94 to throw word info dupe to throw away    
66 to tie up, fasten bali      
8 to turn word info      
35 to vomit kawe      
5 to walk sagal      
83 to work word info      
47 to yawn      
32 tongue belo      
31 tooth wi      
207 Twenty word info awedeng      
198 Two word info medeng      
198 Two word info dimaede      
198 Two word info maedeng      
198 Two word info edeng      
198 Two word info je      
138 warm word info safo      
122 water word info be      
185 we word info ene      
185 we word info imi      
141 wet kaban      
188 what? word info pama      
170 when? word info paruwia      
170 when? word info putuiwu      
170 when? word info waktu Arabic   L
181 where? word info sesito      
148 white bulo      
189 who? word info imu      
189 who? word info yang      
159 wide ofat      
58 wife papa      
136 wind udu      
100 wing fay      
55 woman/female papa      
55 woman/female songa      
127 woods/forest dama      
107 worm (earthworm) lalati Austronesian   L
169 year      
150 yellow buréy      
186 you ini      

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