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Language: Ngadha

Source/Author:  Blust, from Arndt (1961) 
Notes:  Arndt, P. (1961). Wörterbuch der Ngadhasprache. Studia Instituti Anthropos, 15. Posieux, Switzerland. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Penny Keenan  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Bima-Sumba 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand [ɬ]ima   1  
2 left léu   4  
3 right vana   1  
4 leg/foot vai   1, 100  
5 to walk laa   1  
6 road/path zala   1  
7 to come mai   1  
8 to turn word info kili   70  
9 to swim naŋu   1, 45  
10 dirty zaki   1  
11 dust avu (<M, cp.#43) 1  
12 skin suki   1  
13 back word info logo   6  
14 belly tuka   4  
15 bone toko   3  
16 intestines golo      
17 liver até   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder kasa      
20 to know, be knowledgeable béo   7  
20 to know, be knowledgeable toa   114  
21 to think maya   85  
21 to think siu      
21 to think      
22 to fear mizo   4  
23 blood ra   1  
23 blood raa   1  
24 head ulu   1  
25 neck teŋu   7  
26 hair word info fu   1  
27 nose ŋ|izu or 1? 1  
28 to breathe ŋaci   4  
29 to sniff, smell vacu      
30 mouth boro   6  
30 mouth vuca   6?  
31 tooth ŋii   1?  
32 tongue l|ema   6  
33 to laugh tawa   1  
34 to cry naŋi   1  
35 to vomit muta   1  
36 to spit tefa   9  
37 to eat ka   1  
38 to chew word info ŋadzu   4  
38 to chew word info mama   1  
39 to cook word info pedhé   5  
39 to cook word info nasu   3  
39 to cook word info zaka   2  
40 to drink inu   1  
41 to bite kiki   1  
41 to bite kégé   1?  
42 to suck bheso      
42 to suck temo      
42 to suck susu   1  
43 ear siŋa   1  
44 to hear zeŋé   1  
45 eye mata   1  
46 to see iso   1  
47 to yawn moca   1  
48 to sleep nade   5  
49 to lie down word info nade      
50 to dream nipi   1, 60  
51 to sit moku      
52 to stand davi   1  
53 person/human being ata   4  
54 man/male saki   7  
55 woman/female faci      
56 child ana   1  
57 husband saki   7  
58 wife faci      
59 mother iné   1  
60 father amé   1  
61 house sao   3  
62 thatch/roof yubhu   4  
63 name ŋaza   1  
64 to say punu   5?  
65 rope azé   6  
66 to tie up, fasten rati   3  
67 to sew word info zéi   2  
67 to sew word info raku   3  
68 needle [nadel] loan   L
69 to hunt word info za      
70 to shoot word info pasa   2  
71 to stab, pierce vuta   6?  
72 to hit word info pia      
72 to hit word info vela      
73 to steal naka   1, 59  
74 to kill maté   2  
75 to die, be dead mata   1  
76 to live, be alive muzi   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info kasi   5  
78 to cut, hack word info pako   4  
79 stick/wood kadzu   1  
80 to split word info vela   1  
81 sharp teka   5  
82 dull, blunt bugu   36  
82 dull, blunt dubu   38  
83 to work word info ŋo   3  
83 to work word info gaga      
84 to plant mula   1  
85 to choose pili   1  
85 to choose sili   1  
86 to grow word info mézé   2  
87 to swell word info si      
88 to squeeze word info kuku      
88 to squeeze word info oté      
89 to hold word info davé      
90 to dig kocé   5  
90 to dig kaci   58  
90 to dig kela   1  
91 to buy veli   1  
92 to open, uncover gégé      
93 to pound, beat word info tébi      
94 to throw word info vuca      
95 to fall word info bodu   112  
96 dog lako   5  
97 bird [fogel] < Dutch   L
98 egg telo   1  
99 feather [feder]     L
100 wing lebé   4  
101 to fly beya   1?  
102 rat téu   7  
103 meat/flesh suci   1?  
104 fat/grease luvu      
105 tail éko   1  
106 snake nipa   1  
107 worm (earthworm) ulé      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito emu      
109 mosquito semu      
110 spider [spinne] German?   L?
111 fish ika   1  
112 rotten word info vacu      
112 rotten word info zéé      
113 branch word info tara   1  
113 branch word info daa   1  
114 leaf vunu   6  
115 root kabu   6  
116 flower voŋa   1  
117 fruit vuca   1  
118 grass pu      
118 grass semu      
119 earth/soil ota   1  
119 earth/soil tana   1  
120 stone vatu   1  
121 sand ena   1  
122 water word info vacé   2  
123 to flow béré   3  
124 sea mesi   8  
125 salt sié   1  
126 lake mesi      
127 woods/forest k|ala   1?  
128 sky lizu   8  
129 moon vula   1  
130 star dala   4  
131 cloud word info sa      
132 fog [nebel]      
133 rain uza   1  
134 thunder bhéla   7  
135 lightning bhéla   6  
136 wind vara   7  
136 wind koca      
137 to blow word info zupi   4  
138 warm word info bana   1  
138 warm word info pana   1  
139 cold word info dza      
139 cold word info keta   4  
140 dry word info royo      
141 wet basa   1  
142 heavy daté   1?  
143 fire api   1  
144 to burn word info vuca      
144 to burn word info roca      
144 to burn word info néi      
145 smoke word info nu   2  
146 ash avu   1  
147 black mite   1  
148 white bhara   3  
149 red toro   6  
150 yellow sese      
150 yellow kuné   1  
151 green ŋura   4?  
152 small kedhi   2  
153 big mézé   4  
153 big rica      
154 short word info bhoko   3  
155 long word info léva   6  
156 thin word info nipi   1  
157 thick word info kapa   1  
158 narrow pipé   4  
158 narrow piro   4  
159 wide toza      
160 painful, sick sakit   1  
161 shy, ashamed meca   1  
162 old word info bupu   6  
163 new muzi   5  
164 good modhé   5  
165 bad, evil zéé      
166 correct, true tuu   6  
167 night kobé   6  
168 day leza   25  
169 year kiva   4  
170 when? word info veŋi   4  
171 to hide word info sono   2  
172 to climb word info naci   1  
173 at vi   20  
173 at   20  
173 at   20  
173 at di   20  
174 in, inside oné      
174 in, inside      
174 in, inside di      
175 above vavo   2  
176 below vena   1?  
177 this di      
178 that ke|na   1  
179 near véé      
180 far dada      
180 far ta      
181 where? word info [wo]      
182 I dz|ao   1?  
183 thou kau   1  
184 he/she gazi      
185 we word info kita   1  
185 we word info kami   2  
186 you miu   1, 13  
187 they emu      
188 what? word info apa   1  
189 who? word info séci   1  
190 other goo      
191 all tako      
192 and néé   2?  
193 if vi      
194 how? word info mocé      
195 no, not bhai   6  
196 to count   4  
197 One word info esa   1  
198 Two word info zua   1  
199 Three word info telu   1  
200 Four word info vutu   1  
201 Five word info lima   1  
202 Six word info lima esa 5+1    
203 Seven word info lima rua 5+2    
204 Eight word info rua butu 2x4    
205 Nine word info ter esa -1    
206 Ten word info habulu   5  
207 Twenty word info rua buluh      
208 Fifty word info lima buluh      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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