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

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