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Language: Wiau

Source/Author:  Mead, D. (1999) 
Notes:  Mead, David. 1999. The Bungku–Tolaki languages of south-eastern Sulawesi, Indonesia. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics D-91.

ɸ = voiceless bilabial fricative
β = voiced bilabial fricative 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Celebic:Eastern:Southeastern:Bungku-Tolaki:Western:West Coast 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
2 left      
3 right      
8 to turn word info      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
13 back word info      
16 intestines      
19 shoulder      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
42 to suck      
46 to see      
47 to yawn      
61 house      
62 thatch/roof      
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
80 to split word info      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
94 to throw word info      
100 wing      
107 worm (earthworm)      
110 spider      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
118 grass      
123 to flow      
132 fog      
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
137 to blow word info      
141 wet      
142 heavy      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true      
168 day      
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
186 you      
190 other      
192 and      
193 if      
196 to count      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info aasoetu      
96 dog ahu      
145 smoke word info ahu      
60 father ama      
56 child ana      
54 man/male analaki      
130 star anaβula      
143 fire api      
210 One Thousand word info asosoβu      
209 One Hundred word info asoʔetu      
17 liver ate   1  
136 wind aŋi      
146 ash aβu      
23 blood beli      
43 ear biri   26  
116 flower buŋa      
32 tongue elo   4  
126 lake epe      
115 root haka      
188 what? word info hao      
115 root hau      
204 Eight word info hoalu      
52 to stand holiligoro      
177 this honeʔe      
206 Ten word info hopulo      
178 that horaʔa      
176 below i tondo under    
176 below i tōdo under    
175 above i βaβo      
184 he/she iee      
105 tail iku      
59 mother ina      
189 who? word info inai      
182 I inaku      
177 this ineʔe      
184 he/she ineʔe      
195 no, not inoʔohe      
187 they iro      
187 they iroʔo      
55 woman/female iroβai      
58 wife iroβai      
178 that ituʔu      
185 we word info iŋgami we (excl.)    
185 we word info iŋgito we (incl.)    
185 we word info iŋgomai we (excl.)    
183 thou iŋgoo you (fam.)    
183 thou iŋgoʔo you (fam.)    
122 water word info iβoi      
1 hand kae   36  
4 leg/foot kare   49  
79 stick/wood kasu      
51 to sit korerehu      
65 rope kororo      
152 small korosi      
51 to sit kototoro      
97 bird koβekoβe      
12 skin kuli   1  
108 louse word info kutu      
128 sky lahuene      
127 woods/forest lalogasu      
127 woods/forest laloŋgasu      
7 to come leu      
5 to walk lumolako      
101 to fly lumuu      
126 lake lura      
191 all luβuako      
151 green maido      
45 eye mata   1  
75 to die, be dead mate      
151 green maʔido      
102 rat mbue      
164 good meambo      
155 long word info medaa      
41 to bite mekara      
155 long word info mendaa      
179 near merambi      
33 to laugh merorai      
101 to fly mesinaku      
45 eye meŋgikii      
36 to spit meʔeni      
147 black meʔeto      
34 to cry meʔia      
180 far meʔilo      
36 to spit meʔini      
144 to burn word info modunu ~ mondunu      
153 big mohola      
40 to drink moinu      
49 to lie down word info moisoiso      
138 warm word info mokoʔuko (luke)warm (water)    
138 warm word info mokula hot (water)    
150 yellow mokuni      
74 to kill mombepate      
64 to say mombepe      
64 to say mombitara   19  
148 white mopute      
139 cold word info moriŋi      
44 to hear mororoŋo      
44 to hear moroŋo      
149 red motaha      
95 to fall word info motonda      
48 to sleep moturu   1  
49 to lie down word info motuturu      
162 old word info motuʔo      
37 to eat moŋgaa   1  
41 to bite moŋgara      
40 to drink moʔinu      
50 to dream moʔipi      
48 to sleep moʔiso      
93 to pound, beat word info moʔusa      
150 yellow moʔuso      
140 dry word info moβatu      
148 white moβina      
138 warm word info moβolo (luke)warm (water)    
140 dry word info mōtuʔu      
191 all naluβu      
109 mosquito nini      
195 no, not noʔohe      
9 to swim numonaŋo   1  
9 to swim numonaŋu   1  
125 salt ohio      
201 Five word info olimo      
121 sand one      
200 Four word info oomba      
202 Six word info oono      
203 Seven word info opitu      
154 short word info oputu      
198 Two word info oruo      
205 Nine word info osio      
199 Three word info otolu      
197 One word info oʔaso      
200 Four word info oʔoba      
202 Six word info oʔono      
57 husband pehoko      
58 wife pehoko      
194 how? word info peʔembekee      
35 to vomit peʔua      
52 to stand peβaŋu      
154 short word info pokahu      
30 mouth pondu      
23 blood raha      
103 meat/flesh ramo      
126 lake rano      
207 Twenty word info ruabulo      
207 Twenty word info ruambulo      
6 road/path sala   1  
106 snake sao      
163 new sarai      
131 cloud word info seru      
97 bird suisui      
144 to burn word info sumoru      
104 fat/grease taba      
124 sea tahi      
63 name tamo      
114 leaf taβa      
194 how? word info teʔembekee      
14 belly tia      
98 egg tiolu      
98 egg tiʔolu      
53 person/human being toono      
20 to know, be knowledgeable toʔorikee      
20 to know, be knowledgeable tumoʔorikee      
18 breast uhu      
24 head ulu   1  
181 where? word info umbee      
34 to cry umiʔia      
93 to pound, beat word info umusa      
133 rain usa      
31 tooth ŋisi   24  
27 nose ŋusu      
120 stone βatu      
111 fish βete      
102 rat βinio      
167 night βiŋi      
25 neck βoroko      
130 star βotiti      
117 fruit βua      
15 bone βuku      
129 moon βula      
99 feather βulu      
119 earth/soil βuta   27  
26 hair word info βuu      
116 flower βuŋa      

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