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Language: Enfitena

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:South Vanuatu:Tanna 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand kʷa-rime-k   1  
2 left mʷawur   1, 59  
3 right mʷatu-k   5, 37  
4 leg/foot nu-hu-k   75  
5 to walk -ariwak   97  
6 road/path suatuk   6  
7 to come -yuwa   79  
8 to turn word info -kur̥eken   112  
9 to swim -ar   24  
10 dirty rapən black 54  
11 dust no-uwa   1  
12 skin təki-k   33  
13 back word info nə-mʷata-k   35  
14 belly təpʷu-k   36  
15 bone nə-kakəri-k   7  
16 intestines nə-sinawu-k   1  
17 liver na-kanmapʷu-k   4, 7  
18 breast na-hi-k   1  
19 shoulder n-ura-k   61  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -ərukʷun   94  
21 to think rəki-m ruh   65  
22 to fear -ŋən   60  
23 blood nə-tawu-k   1, 51  
24 head kapak kabwa   17  
25 neck nə-pʷatak-nua-k   95  
26 hair word info nu-kʷane-k   59  
27 nose kʷa-$iŋe-k   12, 33  
28 to breathe -ahiaŋ   15  
29 to sniff, smell -ahiaŋ   75  
30 mouth na-kʷa-k   1, 84  
31 tooth kʷarœ-k   41  
32 tongue ne-rame-k   7, 17  
33 to laugh -ar̥   97  
34 to cry -asak   33  
35 to vomit -rua   8  
36 to spit -ariŋæəh *luaq 'vomit' + *Å‹apus 'spit' 19, 38  
37 to eat -an   1  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info rapʷa   86  
40 to drink -anəmʷ   1, 34  
41 to bite -as   1, 60  
42 to suck -amʷaha   21, 57  
43 ear nə-mʷa-tariŋak   1, 44  
44 to hear -arəŋ   1  
45 eye nə-mrə-k   1  
46 to see -am̥   80  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep -apʷər   11  
49 to lie down word info -apʷər   64  
50 to dream      
51 to sit akʷata   108  
52 to stand -arer   57  
53 person/human being      
54 man/male yermʷan   1, 14  
55 woman/female piraβən   1, 75  
56 child koβæ kafahak      
57 husband yerumʷan   17  
58 wife piraβen   5, 58  
59 mother mʷamʷa Address term 5  
60 father tata Address term 19  
61 house ni-mʷa   1  
62 thatch/roof      
63 name n̥aŋə-k   40  
64 to say -aᵑkiar   105  
65 rope na-kus   60  
66 to tie up, fasten -arəkəs   75  
67 to sew word info -tir   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce -ahai   14  
72 to hit word info -uh   86  
73 to steal      
74 to kill -uh rəm̥ʷa   26  
75 to die, be dead -m̥ʷa   30  
76 to live, be alive -mran̥ien      
77 to scratch word info -akiaki   13  
78 to cut, hack word info -arai   1  
79 stick/wood n-ai   1  
80 to split word info -arkʷak rai      
81 sharp rasəræ   19  
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 -βæh      
90 to dig -kəl   1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info -arakiken   52  
95 to fall word info -mʷər   16  
96 dog kuri   7 L
97 bird man   1  
98 egg wan̥are-man   5, 57  
99 feather nə-mʷrə-n   1  
100 wing kʷari-mən      
101 to fly -βia   1?  
102 rat yahuk   71  
103 meat/flesh nar̥ekan   86  
104 fat/grease na-rpʷa   15  
105 tail nə-rame-n      
106 snake kamʷamʷienu      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kel   1  
109 mosquito mʷumʷuk   1  
110 spider      
111 fish kamʷamʷ   86  
112 rotten word info rəpʷien   98  
113 branch word info      
114 leaf nə-mʷarən   30, 1  
115 root nu-ainai   50  
116 flower tihi-nai   34  
117 fruit kʷanukʷai-nai   1  
118 grass nə-w̥irik   1?  
119 earth/soil nə-mʷap-tana   1, 34  
120 stone kapʷiær   6  
121 sand nə-mʷakəraker   30  
122 water word info n-u   2  
123 to flow -aiu =run 57  
124 sea tahik   1  
125 salt n-apʷ   30  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest rikinar   96  
128 sky ie-neai      
129 moon mʷakʷa   52  
130 star kəm̥ʷau   13  
131 cloud word info na-pua   16  
132 fog na-m̥ʷakʷien   3, 32, 68  
133 rain na-hieŋ   1  
134 thunder karowarowa   18  
135 lightning nə-rawaiyipien   78  
136 wind nə-mætaŋ   1, 66  
137 to blow word info -erapu   61  
138 warm word info rakʷiei   99  
139 cold word info rakʷiei   108  
140 dry word info ræβsək   15  
141 wet rapʷəteŋ   13  
142 heavy rəpʷam   30  
143 fire n-apʷ   19  
144 to burn word info -uan   83  
145 smoke word info n̥e-napʷ   2  
146 ash nə-mrakʷ   67, 71  
147 black rapən   9  
148 white r̥awan   103  
149 red rarœræw   52  
150 yellow rakura      
151 green rəmræmræ      
152 small rekasəkah      
153 big rew̥a      
154 short word info      
155 long word info rapʷam̥   14  
156 thin word info rarəwæræwæ      
157 thick word info rəkəmʷkəmʷ      
158 narrow kaskah      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick ram̥ʷa      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info rakʷah      
163 new rəwi      
164 good rœw̥æ      
165 bad, evil rahah      
166 correct, true ratukʷatuk straight    
167 night ienəpəŋ   1  
168 day ranien      
169 year ne-ukʷ   41  
170 when? word info nəpəŋ pʷəka      
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 ihia   34  
182 I iow   1, 21  
183 thou yik   1, 17  
184 he/she yin   1, 6  
185 we word info kətawa pl. incl.    
185 we word info kəmʷawa pl. excl. E  
185 we word info kərau dl. incl.    
185 we word info kumru dl. excl.    
186 you kəmia pl. 1, 13, 46  
186 you kəmiru dl. x  
187 they yiria they 1, 69  
187 they yiriu they (dual) x  
188 what? word info naha   1, 33, 52  
189 who? word info pa   1, 42, 61  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count -aw̥eken      
197 One word info kərkiana   8  
198 Two word info kəra-ru   8, 1  
199 Three word info kəsisœl   1  
200 Four word info ku-was   1, 65  
201 Five word info kərkərəp   14  
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info kərkərip kəraru   15  
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info kərkərip kuwas   16  
206 Ten word info kərkərip   19  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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