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Language: Mantsi

Source/Author:  Jerold A. Edmondson 
Notes:  Edmondson, Jerold A. n.d. Tibeto-Burman languages of Vietnam: Comparative Vocabulary; Phu Kha, Xá Phó, Mantsi, Coong, Sila, Lahu, Hani, and Proto-Loloish Data List. m.s.

Data was collected in the late 1990's from the Red Lô Lô people (autonym: [mã53 tsi53]) by Jerold Edmondson in Yên Minh District, Hà Giang Province, Vietnam. The informant was Ms. Lò Thị Mi, 28, of Yên Minh Township (Xã).

The tones are /44/, /53/, /35/, /31/, /312/. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
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  • Total Data: 135
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  • Number of Loans: 0
 
Classification:  Sino-Tibetan:Tibeto-Burman:Ngwi-Burmese:Ngwi:Southeastern 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lɔ44      
2 left piã35      
3 right vi53      
4 leg/foot khie312      
5 to walk ɕiu44      
6 road/path tʂɔ312 ʔi31      
7 to come      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim ʑe53 le44      
10 dirty      
11 dust miẽ31 pue53      
12 skin      
13 back word info qa53 lõ53      
14 belly bõ53      
15 bone ɣua53      
16 intestines      
17 liver sɛ44      
18 breast ni35 ŋgɔ44      
19 shoulder qa53 tɕhe312      
20 to know, be knowledgeable tɕi55      
21 to think      
22 to fear vɔ312      
23 blood qɔ53      
24 head mɔ31 bu53      
25 neck quã55 the35      
26 hair word info mɔ312 sei312      
27 nose ɕɔ̃53ʔ      
27 nose tʂã53      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell ne53      
30 mouth mua53ʔ      
31 tooth tɕi31      
32 tongue mua53 le44      
33 to laugh      
34 to cry      
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat zɔ53      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink ndɔ̃31      
41 to bite qhui35      
42 to suck      
43 ear qẽ53      
44 to hear tʂhɔ53      
45 eye qhe312      
46 to see le312      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep mbua55      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream ʑi31 mɔ44      
51 to sit tẽ31      
52 to stand sua35      
53 person/human being      
54 man/male sã53 puɔ312      
55 woman/female sã55 mi312      
56 child ɔ44 mi44      
57 husband ʑɔ̃31      
58 wife mi44      
59 mother mɔ44      
60 father pɔ53      
61 house pue44      
62 thatch/roof      
63 name ŋa53 me312      
64 to say      
65 rope tu53 tsɔ35      
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle tʂu44      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal mɔ55 qu44 mu33      
74 to kill se35      
75 to die, be dead çie312      
76 to live, be alive su312 alive    
76 to live, be alive mẽ44 raw    
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
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 vui31      
92 to open, uncover mue53 tã44 to open (mouth)    
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
96 dog qhui44      
97 bird ŋɔ35      
98 egg te44      
99 feather ŋã44      
100 wing      
101 to fly bã44      
102 rat ne53ʔ      
102 rat nei53      
103 meat/flesh ʔo35      
104 fat/grease si312 fat    
104 fat/grease ʑu44 oil    
105 tail ndȥuẽ44      
106 snake vui31      
107 worm (earthworm) pe44 tsɔ53 sa44 tsu53 ne31      
108 louse word info ʔi53      
109 mosquito pua53 phiu35      
110 spider qa53 ȵõ53      
110 spider qa44 ȵa53      
111 fish ŋɔ53      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf phia35      
115 root      
116 flower ʑi35 luo53 vue44      
117 fruit si44      
118 grass tu53      
119 earth/soil mie31      
120 stone lu44 mɔ31      
121 sand ȵe53      
122 water word info ʑe31      
123 to flow      
124 sea      
125 salt sɔ44      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest ȥõ31      
128 sky mua53      
129 moon lɔ44 pɔ53      
130 star mua53 tɕi31      
131 cloud word info mua53 mõ35      
132 fog mua53 mo35 tu53      
133 rain mua53 lje31 lje53      
133 rain ʑe53 lie53 verb: to rain    
134 thunder mua53 thei44      
135 lightning mua53 mia35      
136 wind lo53 tʂhɔ44      
137 to blow word info pua44      
138 warm word info mia44 hot    
139 cold word info ta312      
140 dry word info pi31      
141 wet ʔiã53      
142 heavy qha44      
143 fire mi53      
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash lua312      
147 black nɔ44      
148 white phiu312      
149 red ne312      
150 yellow çi312      
151 green ȵua312      
152 small      
153 big du312      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide qi44      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info mõ53 old (of people)    
162 old word info ʒõ44 old (of things)    
163 new çi35      
164 good ʔi44      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true      
167 night mia31 tɕhã312 te35      
168 day mua53 pui31 sun    
168 day mua53 ȵe31 day    
169 year kho35      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info ŋua44      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside tʂu53 xɔ̃44      
175 above thɔ35ʔ      
176 below qhua312      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near tho44      
180 far lei44      
181 where? word info      
182 I      
183 thou naŋ no tone given    
184 he/she      
185 we word info      
186 you      
187 they      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info ta53      
198 Two word info ni44      
199 Three word info sɔ̃312      
200 Four word info le31      
201 Five word info ŋɔ31      
202 Six word info khɔ35      
203 Seven word info çe44      
204 Eight word info se35      
205 Nine word info kua312      
206 Ten word info se312      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info ta53 sɔ312      
210 One Thousand word info ta53 tɕhe312      

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