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Language: Marovo

Source/Author:  Blust, from Tryon & Hackman (1983) 
Notes:  Tryon, D.T. & Hackman, B. (1983) Solomon Islands languages: an internal classification. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Penny Keenan  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:New Ireland:South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic:New Georgia:East 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above pa ulu-na   19  
191 all tou      
192 and ma=ni and=3sg.subj 2  
146 ash ɛmba   13  
173 at pa   8  
13 back word info kakandɔ-   112  
165 bad, evil tsie|na      
14 belly tia-   1  
176 below karu-na   13  
176 below pa kauru-na   13  
153 big ŋgɛte|na      
97 bird ɔlɔkɔ   10  
147 black tsinoko   47  
23 blood njuka-   10  
15 bone susuri-   52  
113 branch word info raŋga   1, 34  
18 breast cucu-   1  
56 child komburu   12  
131 cloud word info cokoro   19  
139 cold word info manombu   58  
139 cold word info ŋgaumu   57  
166 correct, true ɣoto   13  
166 correct, true lea|na   32  
168 day rane   6  
10 dirty nindze   72  
96 dog tsie   52  
140 dry word info popa   18  
82 dull, blunt pako   61  
11 dust kavuru   72  
43 ear taliŋi-   1  
119 earth/soil puava   60  
98 egg vɔvɔto-   12  
204 Eight word info vesu   15  
45 eye mata-   1  
180 far seu   1  
104 fat/grease ndeana-   18  
60 father tama-   1  
99 feather kalu-   9  
208 Fifty word info limaŋavulu   1  
143 fire ikutsu   28  
111 fish ihana   1  
201 Five word info lima   1  
116 flower mburoŋo      
132 fog ɣambu   1, 54  
200 Four word info mande   3  
117 fruit ure   30  
164 good lea|na   22  
118 grass tsetseu   17  
151 green mbuma   19  
26 hair word info kalu   24  
1 hand lima-   1  
184 he/she ia   1  
24 head calivi-      
142 heavy puha   40  
61 house vanua   7  
194 how? word info vehua   14  
57 husband palabatu   54  
182 I raka      
193 if mbambe   28  
174 in, inside pa korapa-na   24  
16 intestines kuru-   80  
126 lake kopi   27  
114 leaf rokoroko   25  
2 left hɛnde   16  
4 leg/foot mahele-   62  
135 lightning mandava   39  
17 liver kɔla-   8  
155 long word info hele   17  
108 louse word info hutu   1  
54 man/male tinoni   46  
103 meat/flesh mbɔrambɔra-   48  
129 moon paleke   34  
109 mosquito nderi   43  
59 mother tina-   1  
30 mouth hunju-   2, 44  
63 name kila-   25  
158 narrow ŋirisi   28  
179 near tata   9  
25 neck rua-   18  
68 needle      
163 new haŋguru|na   1, 14  
167 night ipu      
205 Nine word info sia   5  
195 no, not kare   17  
27 nose isu-   1  
162 old word info koi|na   15  
197 One word info meka   31, 33  
209 One Hundred word info meka ghoghoto   10  
210 One Thousand word info meka tina   20  
190 other hokiti   20  
160 painful, sick pavu      
53 person/human being tinoni   10  
133 rain umbata   8  
102 rat kutu irreg reflex 3, 63  
149 red orava   56  
3 right matao   5, 13  
6 road/path huana   35  
115 root ndanadaha   40  
65 rope iku   15  
65 rope andɔso   48  
112 rotten word info siona      
125 salt karaka      
121 sand keoro   53  
124 sea indere karaka   15  
203 Seven word info juapa   12  
81 sharp ŋatsu   25  
154 short word info kokutsu   16?  
19 shoulder kivekive      
161 shy, ashamed kekea   37  
202 Six word info onomo   1  
12 skin kɔrekɔre-   37  
128 sky ɣaleɣaleanarane   14  
152 small tsatsa|na      
145 smoke word info rovu   25  
106 snake nɔki   19  
110 spider kukaere   41  
130 star tsēru   38  
79 stick/wood hae   1  
120 stone indaka      
105 tail ciku-   13  
206 Ten word info naŋguru   23, 25  
178 that pio      
62 thatch/roof cinumba   37  
187 they ria   25  
157 thick word info patuara   42  
156 thin word info manovisi   1  
177 this pia   18  
183 thou hoi   1  
199 Three word info hike   6  
134 thunder paratata      
41 to bite usua   31  
137 to blow word info ivua   5  
28 to breathe siŋo   20  
144 to burn word info sulua   4  
91 to buy holu   1  
38 to chew word info      
85 to choose vile   1, 24  
172 to climb word info keli la      
7 to come mae   1  
39 to cook word info kina   55  
196 to count ase   10  
34 to cry ulo   41  
78 to cut, hack word info kur|ia   26  
75 to die, be dead lɛŋgu   22  
90 to dig hɛli   1  
50 to dream mucha hita      
40 to drink mbei   8  
37 to eat ŋɔŋɔ   15  
37 to eat vavae   41  
95 to fall word info uke irreg loss of *p-? 19, 22  
22 to fear talokɛte   48  
123 to flow totolo   15  
101 to fly tsarava   61  
86 to grow word info to 1 4  
86 to grow word info ŋgete keli 2    
44 to hear avɔso   11  
171 to hide word info liungu      
171 to hide word info ado      
72 to hit word info sɛkea   19  
89 to hold word info tiŋan|ia   19  
69 to hunt word info ɛnetsie   44  
74 to kill valɛŋgua   16  
20 to know, be knowledgeable atɛn|ia   35  
33 to laugh iraŋa   62  
49 to lie down word info ɛko   11  
76 to live, be alive tona   8  
92 to open, uncover hairia      
84 to plant choku      
93 to pound, beat word info poŋga      
93 to pound, beat word info ruja   56  
64 to say njaman|ia   77  
77 to scratch word info pɛropɛro      
46 to see omi   17  
67 to sew word info pitipiti   19  
70 to shoot word info hona   25  
51 to sit ndoku      
48 to sleep muca   53  
29 to sniff, smell hina   53  
36 to spit kamicu   14, 22  
80 to split word info okat|ia      
88 to squeeze word info potsoa   18  
71 to stab, pierce cova|ia   17  
52 to stand tiva   11  
73 to steal ciko   13  
42 to suck nonopo   1, 22  
42 to suck totopo   1, 32  
87 to swell word info mbɔmbɔŋo   24, 55  
9 to swim cucuve   12  
21 to think mbalambala   17  
94 to throw word info hona tera      
66 to tie up, fasten pir|ia   18  
8 to turn word info likoco   43  
35 to vomit muta   1  
5 to walk ɛne   11  
83 to work word info tavetavete   17  
47 to yawn mava   19  
32 tongue mea-   7  
31 tooth livɔ-   1, 35  
207 Twenty word info bane      
198 Two word info karua   1  
138 warm word info reka   58  
138 warm word info luluŋu   59  
122 water word info kavɔ   35  
185 we word info hita   1  
185 we word info hami   2  
141 wet mɔhu   17  
188 what? word info nasa   1  
170 when? word info pana isa   1  
181 where? word info pa vei   3  
148 white heva   51  
189 who? word info e sei   1  
159 wide labe (1) 47  
159 wide eto (2)    
58 wife ororeke      
136 wind are   50  
100 wing cacarava-   51  
55 woman/female manemaneke   113  
127 woods/forest ŋgoana   48  
107 worm (earthworm) nokinoki   28  
169 year mburumburu   10  
150 yellow meava   17  
186 you hakisa   x  
186 you hamu   1  

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