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Language: Mentawai

Source/Author:  Yusran Khatib 
Notes:  Khatib, Yusran. 1998. Kamus bahasa Indonesia-Mentawai. Jakarta: Pusat Pembinaan dan Pengembangan Bahasa, Departemen Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan. 
Problems:  Limited lexicon; the dictionary/kamus is basically a brief glossary. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Northwest Sumatra-Barrier Islands 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand kabei   42  
2 left sikatciu   84  
3 right      
4 leg/foot rere      
5 to walk      
6 road/path enungan      
7 to come moi   1  
7 to come aiyat      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty malolit      
11 dust      
12 skin kulit   1  
13 back word info tettei      
14 belly      
15 bone tolot      
16 intestines baga      
17 liver atei      
18 breast tot-tot      
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable agai      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood logau      
24 head      
25 neck      
26 hair word info alai      
27 nose asak      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth ngungu      
31 tooth      
32 tongue jalai   4  
33 to laugh      
34 to cry sou root    
34 to cry musou verb    
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat mukom      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink mulook      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear talinga   1  
44 to hear      
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see icok      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep perep      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
51 to sit mu'uddet      
52 to stand tubu      
53 person/human being sirimanua      
54 man/male      
55 woman/female      
56 child toga      
57 husband      
58 wife maokkok      
59 mother ina   1  
60 father ukkui      
61 house lalep      
62 thatch/roof tobat      
63 name      
64 to say      
65 rope tali   1  
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle jarum      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce nyonyonyok      
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal      
74 to kill matei      
75 to die, be dead matei      
76 to live, be alive murimanua      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood loinak wood    
80 to split word info silak      
81 sharp marauru      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant urep root    
84 to plant masiurep verb    
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info mabukklo      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy saki      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info belek      
96 dog jokjok      
97 bird umak      
98 egg      
99 feather      
100 wing keppa      
101 to fly tuburut      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh akkelak      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
106 snake ulou      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info goset      
109 mosquito leguh      
110 spider      
111 fish iba      
112 rotten word info mabutek      
113 branch word info raan      
114 leaf buluk   18  
115 root ngongat      
116 flower bugo      
117 fruit buah      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil polak      
120 stone      
121 sand ngaik      
122 water word info oinan      
123 to flow      
124 sea koat      
125 salt makaop salty    
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky manua      
129 moon lakgok      
130 star      
131 cloud word info tanaik rusa      
132 fog      
133 rain urat      
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
136 wind rusa      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info maoloi hot    
139 cold word info leppet      
140 dry word info magarak      
141 wet      
142 heavy      
143 fire api      
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info kujug   91  
146 ash abu      
147 black      
148 white mabulau      
149 red bogat      
150 yellow kiniu      
151 green      
152 small sigoisok      
153 big      
154 short word info      
155 long word info maata      
156 thin word info nimpi      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide malio      
160 painful, sick mabesi      
161 shy, ashamed maila      
162 old word info mauju old (of things)    
163 new sibau      
164 good maeruk      
165 bad, evil majo      
166 correct, true      
167 night soibok      
168 day gogoi      
169 year rura      
170 when? word info cak piga moi      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info sakai   2  
173 at maigi      
174 in, inside makeru inside    
175 above ka bata      
176 below      
177 this nek-ne pronoun    
178 that      
179 near maregre      
180 far mareunan      
180 far mareugat      
181 where? word info      
182 I aku      
183 thou ekeu      
184 he/she      
185 we word info      
186 you      
187 they      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info      
190 other gagei      
191 all      
192 and samba      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info sara   1, 86  
198 Two word info dua      
199 Three word info telu      
199 Three word info telu      
200 Four word info epat      
201 Five word info lima      
202 Six word info enem      
203 Seven word info pitu      
204 Eight word info balu      
205 Nine word info siba   5  
206 Ten word info sapulu      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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