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Language: Mengen

Source/Author:  Dan Rath 
Notes:  East New Britain 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:North New Guinea:Ngero-Vitiaz:Vitiaz:Mengen 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      
54 man/male 'apanuŋ      
7 to come 'atu (<+watu?!!) 72  
53 person/human being 'aǥau      
55 woman/female 'aḇali      
72 to hit word info 'balia      
141 wet 'beta   18  
112 rotten word info 'bona   52, 109  
25 neck 'gana entire neck    
11 dust 'gaḇu   59  
15 bone 'gina      
9 to swim 'goeŋa on surface    
178 that 'iala      
129 moon 'in:a      
40 to drink 'inu   1  
4 leg/foot 'kaena cf 49 1  
41 to bite 'kalatote   1  
77 to scratch word info 'kalkalia   12  
37 to eat 'kani   1  
89 to hold word info 'kanruǥe      
69 to hunt word info 'kelatɔ      
195 no, not 'kesa      
171 to hide word info 'kolu   66  
24 head 'kun:a      
108 louse word info 'kutu   1  
166 correct, true 'kɔmʌn:ʌ      
30 mouth 'kɔna   36  
151 green 'kɛr kɛraŋ      
117 fruit 'kʌn:a   5  
16 intestines 'lalaŋana      
160 painful, sick 'lali      
110 spider 'laua   1  
111 fish 'lea   92  
123 to flow 'lele   16  
101 to fly 'lolo   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable 'lomatana      
17 liver 'lona   15  
172 to climb word info 'lopate      
33 to laugh 'malili   3  
138 warm word info 'mampo bit hot & cold    
130 star 'mata      
76 to live, be alive 'mauli   1, 76  
52 to stand 'meisi      
10 dirty 'muku   18  
35 to vomit 'muta   1  
142 heavy 'mæna      
154 short word info 'mɔro both terms 12  
58 wife 'napeŋana      
57 husband 'natale      
107 worm (earthworm) 'onte      
118 grass 'paili   1  
70 to shoot word info 'pare   1  
124 sea 'pelau      
158 narrow 'pitu      
93 to pound, beat word info 'popomuǥe      
95 to fall word info 'pupu   21  
36 to spit 'ripi      
167 night 'riǥo      
42 to suck 'rume      
67 to sew word info 'sai|a   2  
66 to tie up, fasten 'same      
74 to kill 'sapune   1  
146 ash 'sausau black    
143 fire 'sia      
176 below 'siana      
196 to count 'sisi   18  
18 breast 'siu|na   1  
29 to sniff, smell 'siuŋe   9  
165 bad, evil 'soali      
71 to stab, pierce 'sule      
68 needle 'sume   1, 38  
34 to cry 'tani   1  
51 to sit 'tara   84  
188 what? word info 'taru      
84 to plant 'toea   28  
23 blood 'toto   4  
144 to burn word info 'tun|e   1  
39 to cook word info 'tuḇa   38  
149 red 'tɛnte      
127 woods/forest 'urapuna      
109 mosquito 'uŋa   96  
175 above 'ŋai|lu      
174 in, inside 'ŋa|lo   1  
150 yellow 'ŋaŋo   9  
161 shy, ashamed ba'lɛŋa      
102 rat ba'ǥora      
61 house bale   14  
79 stick/wood begakorona      
113 branch word info beǥa kamana      
88 to squeeze word info bibia   21  
105 tail bo'rona      
136 wind boḇole      
153 big bulau      
155 long word info ga'ḇili      
140 dry word info galgalaŋ   31  
96 dog gauḇe   43  
63 name giana   66  
26 hair word info gilina bulbuna      
56 child goe   46  
73 to steal golo      
184 he/she i   1  
182 I iau   1, 21  
136 wind iso      
137 to blow word info iso   42  
137 to blow word info iso   42  
27 nose isu|rumakia   1  
185 we word info ita   1  
181 where? word info ka iɛtai      
1 hand ka'mana   13  
191 all ka'rolu      
162 old word info ka'sana      
98 egg ka'tona   1  
146 ash ka'ḇau white    
168 day kae[kɛ]   1, 54  
3 right kamanae'pe      
2 left kamanae'soali      
3 right kamanepe      
45 eye kana      
148 white kaḇo'ḇoŋa   38  
46 to see kele      
197 One word info kena   31  
49 to lie down word info keno   1  
48 to sleep kenrau   8  
135 lightning ki'lama      
90 to dig kili|a   1  
179 near ko'koro      
91 to buy kolia   15  
78 to cut, hack word info koḇue      
115 root ku'la|na   58  
133 rain kue   1  
83 to work word info kuma   1  
82 dull, blunt kumbakia      
4 leg/foot kæna cf 49 1  
114 leaf lau   1  
86 to grow word info lele      
21 to think lo'kʌn:ʌn:ʌ      
85 to choose lo'ŋana      
120 stone lol:o      
80 to split word info lopale   88  
44 to hear loŋ   1, 36  
43 ear loŋana   1  
44 to hear loŋo   1, 36  
116 flower lu'guna   30  
198 Two word info lua   1  
157 thick word info luŋa bu'lau      
156 thin word info luŋagina      
87 to swell word info luŋu      
47 to yawn ma but cp 110 19  
81 sharp ma'tana   36  
22 to fear ma'tau   1  
161 shy, ashamed ma'tau      
119 earth/soil ma'ǥalo      
97 bird manu   1  
99 feather manu bul'buna   75, 77  
103 meat/flesh mar'kali      
139 cold word info marusu      
45 eye matana   1  
75 to die, be dead mate   1  
185 we word info maŋ   2  
122 water word info me      
126 lake me ma'tana      
8 to turn word info mi-vàdika intrans.    
50 to dream mina   1, 37  
194 how? word info minalɛtei      
199 Three word info mologi   7  
104 fat/grease mon'mona   1, 65  
106 snake mue   12  
131 cloud word info mukmukua      
59 mother nau   7  
177 this o'lɛkia      
159 wide o'pana      
183 thou one   1, 66  
186 you one      
6 road/path pa'mau      
100 wing pa'pana      
190 other pa'toto      
12 skin pa'tuna      
60 father papa nursery form? 48  
163 new pau   1, 26  
64 to say paŋamoloǥa      
164 good pe   1  
125 salt poai      
92 to open, uncover pula patali[a]      
169 year pɛsiŋma'tana      
187 they ri   25  
13 back word info ru'mena      
132 fog sa'u      
134 thunder saia ke ruru   15  
134 thunder saia ke ḇali      
147 black saisaiŋa      
145 smoke word info sia ka'kaina   50  
14 belly siana   1  
152 small sina      
19 shoulder siŋina      
160 painful, sick soali      
94 to throw word info ta'malkia      
38 to chew word info ta'muŋ      
189 who? word info tai   1  
128 sky taḇa ke'rana      
200 Four word info tugulu      
5 to walk   67  
8 to turn word info tɔ'ḇasi      
32 tongue tɛŋɛ'tɛŋkia      
65 rope ualo   2  
9 to swim ui underneath    
28 to breathe unala matue      
173 at ŋa   33  
170 when? word info ŋa pia   79  
193 if ŋa'roma      
180 far ŋa'tauǥa   1  
31 tooth ŋiŋina   30  
62 thatch/roof ʔbale kuna house - it's head    
192 and ḇa   24  
121 sand ḇai      
192 and ḇe   24  

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