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Language: Moken

Source/Author:  Blust, from Chantanakomes (1980) 
Notes:  Chantanakomes, V. 1980. A description of
Moken: A Malayo-Polynesian language, Institute of Language and Culture for Rural Development,
Mahidol University: M.A. Thesis.


Has term for dugout canoe shared with S. Taiwanese and S. Philippines languages "qabang" 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Moklen 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ŋan < PMP *tangan 'thumb', with semantic change in Malay and few close relatives or languages that have borrowed from Mala 18? L
2 left ʔeloy   86  
3 right n|ana:n   1  
4 leg/foot pakaʔ   20  
4 leg/foot kakay   1  
5 to walk lakaw   1  
6 road/path yala:n probably a Malay loan from jalan   1
7 to come ŋadin      
8 to turn word info ñiliək      
9 to swim naŋoy   1  
10 dirty caʔiək      
11 dust kaboy MBL    
12 skin bulaŋ      
13 back word info leko:t   1  
14 belly lakeʔ      
15 bone kəla:n   1  
16 intestines      
17 liver katay   1  
18 breast dadaʔ   12  
19 shoulder bahoy probable Malay loan 17 L?
20 to know, be knowledgeable ñədan      
21 to think məkʰit   23  
22 to fear gaya:ŋ      
22 to fear lako:t   1?  
23 blood dala:k   1  
24 head ʔotak Malay loan 30 L
25 neck tukʰo:      
25 neck bulo:ŋ   70  
26 hair word info buloy      
27 nose cahu:ŋ MBL    
27 nose yoŋ MBL 1?  
28 to breathe paho:t      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth ʔoka:ŋ      
31 tooth lepan   1  
32 tongue kəleʔ      
33 to laugh nawaʔ   1  
34 to cry naŋay   1  
35 to vomit mota:k   1  
36 to spit ŋañaw      
37 to eat peh      
37 to eat ñam      
38 to chew word info məña:y      
39 to cook word info mədo:t      
40 to drink maʔam      
41 to bite loko:t      
42 to suck mujo:t      
43 ear tetoŋ teŋaʔ   1  
44 to hear ñaʔiəŋ      
45 eye mataʔ   1  
46 to see pənaʔ   131  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep midu:n   1?  
49 to lie down word info batiŋ   29  
49 to lie down word info ŋuliəŋ   54  
50 to dream lipuy   1?  
51 to sit təŋok      
51 to sit mədo:k      
52 to stand ñenan      
53 person/human being kəti:      
53 person/human being mənut      
54 man/male kanay   1  
55 woman/female binay   1, 41  
56 child cana:t   1  
56 child ana:t   1  
57 husband kanay MBL    
58 wife binay MBL 5  
59 mother ʔenoŋ      
60 father ʔapoŋ   12  
61 house ʔoma:k   1  
62 thatch/roof kʰaja:ŋ Malay item, but widely borrowed as the name of the type of thatch roof used in houseboats   L?
63 name ŋañan   1  
64 to say mañak (<+bajaq)    
65 rope kəway      
66 to tie up, fasten mekat   1  
66 to tie up, fasten lebay      
67 to sew word info məñiəŋ      
68 needle yalum   1  
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info məñiŋ      
71 to stab, pierce ləbak (<+tebek)    
71 to stab, pierce ləkam (<+tebek)    
72 to hit word info məcʰun      
73 to steal gupe:t      
73 to steal ŋəlat      
74 to kill munu:k   1  
75 to die, be dead matay   1  
76 to live, be alive kudip   1  
77 to scratch word info ŋalaw   1  
78 to cut, hack word info mətet MBL 3?  
78 to cut, hack word info malak MBL    
79 stick/wood kaʔi:   1?  
80 to split word info mala:k (<belaq?) 1  
81 sharp lajam   1  
82 dull, blunt topon   3?  
83 to work word info      
84 to plant manam   2  
85 to choose miliək   1  
86 to grow word info lumu:k      
87 to swell word info balak   1  
88 to squeeze word info mənak      
89 to hold word info ŋapi:t      
89 to hold word info məgaŋ   32  
90 to dig ŋaloy   1  
91 to buy məloy   1  
92 to open, uncover məkʰat      
92 to open, uncover ŋaŋah   27  
93 to pound, beat word info məño:k      
94 to throw word info ñəmat      
95 to fall word info pəloʔ   1  
95 to fall word info labu:k   1  
96 dog ʔoy (cp. ma?am 'sour', 160)    
97 bird cicum form is Austroasiatic (cicum 'bird' – also shared with Chamic)    
98 egg kəlu:n   1  
99 feather      
100 wing paka:   33  
100 wing pi:t   46  
101 to fly ŋaya:p   2  
102 rat tiku: probable Malay loan 22 L?
103 meat/flesh yukut      
104 fat/grease məña:t   1  
105 tail ʔiku:n   1  
106 snake ʔola:n   2  
107 worm (earthworm) gəlaŋ   15  
108 louse word info gutoy   1  
109 mosquito ñamok   1  
110 spider gato:n      
111 fish ʔeka:n   1  
112 rotten word info podo:t      
113 branch word info daka:ŋ   1  
114 leaf daʔon   1  
115 root y|akan   2?  
116 flower buŋaʔ   1  
117 fruit buə:k   1  
118 grass lopot   27?  
119 earth/soil tanak   1  
120 stone batoy   1  
121 sand kənay   1  
122 water word info noʔen      
122 water word info wi:n   2?  
123 to flow ʔaku:n      
123 to flow bəje:      
124 sea ʔoki:n      
125 salt selaʔ   1  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest kota:n   7  
128 sky kəniəŋ      
129 moon bula:n   1  
130 star bituək   1  
131 cloud word info kəniəŋ      
132 fog      
133 rain kʰu ja:n   1  
134 thunder təgu:n      
135 lightning kela:t   1  
136 wind ʔaŋin   1  
137 to blow word info məñup Malay loan 1, 19 L
138 warm word info kola:t      
138 warm word info laʔŭʔ   22  
139 cold word info cəŋe:m      
139 cold word info lipi:t   30  
140 dry word info səloy      
141 wet pʰa:k      
142 heavy baʔa:t   1  
143 fire ʔapuy   1  
144 to burn word info pəla:      
144 to burn word info maʔum      
145 smoke word info kahoy      
146 ash kaboy   1  
147 black ketam   1  
148 white putiək   1  
149 red mela:k   1  
150 yellow kuñit   1  
151 green ŋomo:ŋ      
152 small nek      
153 big ʔadaʔ      
154 short word info baba:k   54  
155 long word info datah   38  
156 thin word info ñipih   1  
157 thick word info tʰaw      
158 narrow paʔi:t      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick make:t   1  
161 shy, ashamed talaw      
162 old word info tukaʔ   1  
163 new kəloy   1  
164 good ʔa|mo:n      
165 bad, evil ʔa|du:t      
166 correct, true yaw      
167 night kəman      
167 night dik      
168 day ʔaloy   17  
169 year takon   1  
170 when? word info ʔu|pʰi:n      
171 to hide word info munuy   1  
172 to climb word info ñaʔek   1  
173 at tʰi:   20  
174 in, inside dalam   1  
175 above d|ata: cf 155 1  
176 below ləbu:k      
177 this ni:   1  
178 that ñu:      
179 near daniʔ   1  
180 far naño:t      
181 where? word info bita:      
182 I cǔy      
183 thou kah̃e:      
183 thou ʔiǐŋ      
184 he/she ʔola:ŋ      
184 he/she ña:   2  
185 we word info ʔetaʔ   1  
185 we word info kamoy   2  
186 you kañe:      
187 they ʔola:ŋ      
188 what? word info ʔano:   2  
189 who? word info ʔaca:      
190 other ʔasiŋ probable Malay loan 18 L?
191 all tapʰu:ŋ      
191 all kətoy      
192 and toŋ      
193 if saʔ      
194 how? word info ciphan      
195 no, not kan   26  
195 no, not hah      
196 to count mənap   2  
197 One word info saʔ   1  
198 Two word info tʰəwaʔ   1  
199 Three word info təloy   1  
200 Four word info pa:t   1  
201 Five word info lemaʔ   1  
202 Six word info nam   1  
203 Seven word info luju:k   4  
204 Eight word info waloy   3  
205 Nine word info sewa:y   5  
206 Ten word info cəpoh   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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