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Language: Paama (Faulili)

Source/Author:  Tryon (1976) 
Notes:  Tryon, DT. 1976. New Hebrides Languages: An internal classification. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Kirsty Maurits  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:East Vanuatu 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand he-ku   16, 72  
2 left mʷail   1, 59  
3 right matu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot he-ku teⁿdan   52  
5 to walk -ali̥   63  
6 road/path sisel   50  
7 to come -hamai   1  
8 to turn word info -hiles   24  
9 to swim -kul   71  
10 dirty maliatano̥   3?  
11 dust mʷolasu̥   20  
12 skin hilife-ku   1, 71  
13 back word info aisilu-ku   130  
14 belly taŋa-ku   60  
15 bone si-ku   52  
16 intestines tino-ku   1  
17 liver leato-ku   38  
18 breast      
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable -ᵑgilela   18  
21 to think -ⁿdemi   13  
22 to fear -metau   1  
23 blood ra-ku   1  
24 head fatu-ku   9  
25 neck hire-ku   43  
26 hair word info hilu-ku   31  
27 nose fuli-ŋasu-ku   27, 52  
28 to breathe -seh   35  
29 to sniff, smell -musi   65  
30 mouth oŋo-ku   80  
31 tooth luho-ku   1, 35  
32 tongue me-ku   7  
33 to laugh -hiteal   84  
34 to cry -wai      
35 to vomit -lue̥   8  
36 to spit -tif   87  
37 to eat -anian   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info maso   19, 82  
40 to drink -muni   1, 49  
41 to bite -ati   1, 55  
42 to suck -muni   11, 52  
43 ear raliŋo-ku   1, 40  
44 to hear -kiloŋe   1  
45 eye meto-ku   1  
46 to see -lesi   14, 94  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -matilu   1, 70  
49 to lie down word info -matilu   37  
50 to dream      
51 to sit -totan   1  
52 to stand -lemalu   25  
53 person/human being haitenek      
54 man/male ame   91  
55 woman/female ahin   1, 106  
56 child natu-ku   5  
57 husband aso-ku   2  
58 wife aso-ku   1  
59 mother mame-ku   5  
60 father tame-ku   1  
61 house aim   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name iso-ku   1, 66  
64 to say -hideni   16  
65 rope      
66 to tie up, fasten -hitaini   90?  
67 to sew word info -tili   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info -hatufa      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -sali   14  
72 to hit word info -wasi   86  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -wasi fomat   12, 2  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -maul   1, 76  
77 to scratch word info -kali   12  
78 to cut, hack word info -tai   1  
79 stick/wood ai   1  
80 to split word info -tafasi   4, 6  
81 sharp ᵑgan   14, 79  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info umen   1  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info -iⁿdikati      
89 to hold word info -hulikati   34  
90 to dig -ili   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -ofeni      
95 to fall word info -mʷoti   57  
96 dog huli   7 L
97 bird aman   1  
98 egg oreliatu   66  
99 feather hili-n   1  
100 wing lefawe-n   7  
101 to fly -ka   14  
102 rat asu   3, 77  
103 meat/flesh horoβus   10  
104 fat/grease amur   72  
105 tail fatike-n   65  
106 snake amʷot   12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info aut   1  
109 mosquito anam   1  
110 spider      
111 fish ai   1, 68  
112 rotten word info fo      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf lawai   17  
115 root ai See tree    
116 flower huŋai   1?  
117 fruit hai ai   37  
118 grass laubunai   31?  
119 earth/soil a-tano̥   1  
120 stone ahatu   1  
121 sand feyen   1, 79  
122 water word info oai   2  
123 to flow -sal   38  
124 sea a-tas   1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest le-ai      
128 sky telaŋ   1, 61  
129 moon aβatiu   6  
130 star hitu   1  
131 cloud word info mahumahu   39  
132 fog mahumahu cloud 3, 32  
133 rain aus   1  
134 thunder faulul   83  
135 lightning ahil   26  
136 wind alaŋ   1, 77  
137 to blow word info -uh-fini      
138 warm word info mutin hafifi   12  
139 cold word info maⁿdili̥   1  
140 dry word info mes   11  
141 wet merumeru   35  
142 heavy melasi̥   33  
143 fire ahaŋo   4  
144 to burn word info -niti   86  
145 smoke word info      
146 ash menai ahaŋo      
147 black malikeliko   41  
148 white taoh      
149 red tahilihili   18  
150 yellow taŋoaŋo   9  
151 green      
152 small hafifi   108  
153 big marite   113  
154 short word info      
155 long word info taβalahi̥   16, 96  
156 thin word info hafifu      
157 thick word info marite big x  
158 narrow hafifi small    
159 wide      
160 painful, sick mesai   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info haitematu   1  
163 new haitehau   55  
164 good tahos   124  
165 bad, evil tisa   1, 99  
166 correct, true malu straight    
167 night foŋien   1  
168 day afoŋ   16  
169 year auh   41  
170 when? word info neŋais   1, 43  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that      
179 near      
180 far      
181 where? word info kafe   3?  
182 I inau   1, 21, 22  
183 thou kaiko̥   1, 17, 33  
184 he/she kai   1  
185 we word info ir pl. incl. I  
185 we word info komai pl. excl. E  
186 you kami pl. 1, 13  
187 they kail they 1, 69  
188 what? word info asa   1, 33  
189 who? word info isei   1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count -hulie   81  
197 One word info tae   9  
198 Two word info e-lu   1  
199 Three word info etel   1  
200 Four word info e-hati   1, 65  
201 Five word info e-lim   1  
202 Six word info lahitae   20  
203 Seven word info lau-lu   13  
204 Eight word info lau-telu   5, 7  
205 Nine word info lau-hati   20  
206 Ten word info halualim   5  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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