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Language: Ulithian

Source/Author:  Mellen and Hancock (2010) 
Notes:  Mellen, N. & Hancock, J. (2010) Ulithian-English Dictionary 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:Micronesian:Micronesian Proper:Ponapeic-Trukic:Trukic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand pa arm 8  
1 hand pa arm 8  
1 hand pah arm 8  
1 hand gumch fingers and palm 9  
1 hand gumchiu fingers and palm 9  
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot pech foot 15  
4 leg/foot pachi foot 15  
5 to walk daerloag to move 115  
5 to walk thaer log to move 115  
6 road/path yallop   67  
6 road/path yahelop   67  
7 to come budow arrive 55  
7 to come buthough arrive 55  
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty bbol   74  
10 dirty baowl   74  
11 dust      
12 skin besbes wrinkled or loose skin around neck and face from old age 92  
12 skin baesbaes wrinkled or loose skin around neck and face from old age 92  
13 back word info teegur   12  
13 back word info tagarhu   12  
14 belly      
15 bone chi   2  
16 intestines      
17 liver      
18 breast ddiud nurse, breastfeed 1  
18 breast thui nurse, breastfeed 1  
19 shoulder yefar   1  
19 shoulder efar   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable galae coded as reflexes of PMic *kila, but first vowel is irregular 18  
20 to know, be knowledgeable gala coded as reflexes of PMic *kila, but first vowel is irregular 18  
21 to think walulul to believe, to feel 67  
21 to think whalulu to believe, to feel 67  
21 to think chichiy to remember, ponder, consider 68  
21 to think chichi to remember, ponder, consider 68  
22 to fear      
23 blood ccha   1  
23 blood chaw   1  
24 head      
25 neck      
26 hair word info chimw cognate with 'head' terms in other languages 70  
26 hair word info chim cognate with 'head' terms in other languages 70  
27 nose boad   1, 12  
27 nose bwodo   1, 12  
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth      
32 tongue      
33 to laugh memmael   100  
33 to laugh mamel   100  
34 to cry taeng   1  
34 to cry taang   1  
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat hangi   1  
38 to chew word info mongoay chew food 60  
38 to chew word info mongaiy chew food 60  
39 to cook word info hamwad   106  
39 to cook word info hamwath   106  
40 to drink      
41 to bite husoe   9  
41 to bite gushoe   9  
41 to bite kukk   9, 74  
41 to bite kook   9, 74  
42 to suck      
43 ear taleng   1  
43 ear taeling   1  
44 to hear ronrong   1  
44 to hear rohrong   1  
45 eye fasi mata   1, 27  
45 eye fasiar   27  
46 to see      
47 to yawn mwalook   19  
47 to yawn mauloak   19  
48 to sleep maesoer   1  
48 to sleep mawsur   1  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream ddal      
50 to dream thagalee      
51 to sit maro   18  
51 to sit marow   18  
52 to stand      
53 person/human being yarmat people 67, 70  
53 person/human being yaarmaat people 67, 70  
54 man/male mwaal   1  
54 man/male mael   1  
55 woman/female fafel   1, 47  
56 child yalweech adolescent 87  
56 child elawhich adolescent 87  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother sil aunt, ma'am, can also function as please 66  
59 mother siil aunt, ma'am, can also function as please 66  
60 father      
61 house imw building 1, 48  
61 house imm building 1, 48  
61 house metaelfal men's house 62  
61 house metelfall men's house 62  
61 house ippoel women's house 63  
61 house epull women's house 63  
62 thatch/roof yais   1  
62 thatch/roof yaes   1  
63 name yed   1, 66  
63 name eith   1, 66  
64 to say      
65 rope paail   32  
65 rope taael   1  
65 rope tael   1  
65 rope paael   32  
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info packie   4  
70 to shoot word info pakey   4  
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info wadiu   15  
72 to hit word info warheuw      
73 to steal praef   8  
73 to steal paraf   8  
74 to kill liy   11  
74 to kill lee   11  
75 to die, be dead mes fig. 'done' with or 'empty' 1  
75 to die, be dead miss fig. 'done' with or 'empty' 1  
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info ngar   66  
77 to scratch word info nar   66  
78 to cut, hack word info sopsop   19  
78 to cut, hack word info soapsoap   19  
78 to cut, hack word info chib in a tearing or sawing manner such as with scissors    
78 to cut, hack word info supiy slice 19  
78 to cut, hack word info soupiy slice 19  
78 to cut, hack word info reey to cut something with a saw or slice an object 11  
78 to cut, hack word info ri to cut something with a saw or slice an object 11  
79 stick/wood irae plant, tree 2  
79 stick/wood eraeh plant, tree 2  
80 to split word info      
81 sharp koong   14  
81 sharp kong   14  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info yungaaeng   12  
83 to work word info jungaen   12  
84 to plant fedaegu to harvest 6  
84 to plant fathagoo to harvest 6  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info bobo swollen 9  
87 to swell word info bowbow swollen 9  
88 to squeeze word info fiifiy   15  
88 to squeeze word info feefee   15  
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig killingeda   1  
90 to dig kilngidah   1  
90 to dig killingetdock   1  
91 to buy chiyae   57  
91 to buy chiwhy   57  
92 to open, uncover sugeg   11  
92 to open, uncover shoeegu   11  
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info puungdii to fall down or come down from above 15  
95 to fall word info pungthee to fall down or come down from above 15  
96 dog peis trash 88  
96 dog pes trash 88  
97 bird maael   1  
98 egg      
99 feather bwaal   20  
99 feather boal   20  
100 wing      
101 to fly      
102 rat gheech   16  
102 rat geech   16  
103 meat/flesh talelee main course of a meal 96  
103 meat/flesh taeliliy main course of a meal 96  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info      
109 mosquito laemw   1  
109 mosquito lamb      
110 spider looaraoora   72  
110 spider larowra   72  
110 spider leemathararaw   68  
110 spider lemwedraara   68  
111 fish yiig   1  
111 fish yeg   1  
111 fish fetah to fish 90  
111 fish feta to fish 90  
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info paeddoelel front of branch or face of the leaves 49  
113 branch word info paththil front of branch or face of the leaves 49  
114 leaf habiy leaf of the pepper vine used to wrap beetle nut 54  
114 leaf habwee leaf of the pepper vine used to wrap beetle nut 54  
115 root      
116 flower sowur a small white flower    
116 flower noono a small yellow flower 64  
116 flower nono a small yellow flower 64  
116 flower flooras flowers 65  
116 flower flooraes flowers 65  
116 flower hachiyow small red flowers 66  
116 flower hacho small red flowers 66  
117 fruit uwaal   1  
117 fruit euwaal   1  
118 grass faedoel   1  
118 grass fathel   1  
119 earth/soil      
120 stone      
121 sand piy   12  
121 sand pee   12  
122 water word info chaael any liquid 1  
122 water word info cale any liquid 1  
123 to flow      
124 sea tid the ocean 1  
124 sea teath the oean 1  
124 sea lemdaw open ocean 11  
124 sea lemthou open ocean 11  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky laeng   1  
128 sky laang   1  
129 moon marum   7  
129 moon marhum   7  
130 star fiis   1  
130 star feis   1  
131 cloud word info darmi   51  
131 cloud word info tharme   51  
132 fog      
133 rain petoeg   53  
133 rain pituck   53  
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
136 wind filfildogg   90  
136 wind fillfilldoak   90  
136 wind yal   89  
136 wind yaal   89  
136 wind yang   1  
136 wind yaeng   1  
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info halloefong to the touch and used to describe an object 23  
139 cold word info haelefong to the touch and used to describe an object 23  
139 cold word info foy used to describe one's body temp 11  
139 cold word info foi used to describe one's body temp 11  
140 dry word info      
141 wet loi   100  
141 wet loih   100  
142 heavy cchoe   9  
142 heavy coe   9  
143 fire ifa   1  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info braeg   78  
145 smoke word info burag   78  
145 smoke word info burhough   78  
146 ash      
147 black ruchappung dark 81  
147 black ruechaphung   81  
148 white bbech   11  
148 white bech   11  
149 red checcha blood red 97  
149 red checha   97  
150 yellow perangerand   73  
150 yellow perhangarhang   73  
151 green      
152 small mitial      
152 small mit de L      
152 small pechigchig   119  
152 small paehchigchig   119  
152 small wiychich   120  
152 small y-chich   120  
153 big      
154 short word info moachooach lacking in length (does not modify height) 12  
154 short word info machouach lacking in length (does not modify height) 12  
155 long word info lelay lengthy 13  
155 long word info liloaw      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick temay ill (fig. often having sexual connotations) 99  
160 painful, sick tamy ill (fig. often having sexual connotations) 99  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info lulaep   127  
162 old word info lowlup very old 127  
162 old word info bes very old 128  
162 old word info baes   128  
163 new      
164 good mwoommwaay "approval, like"    
164 good moemahi "approval, like" 38  
164 good leefaaroraloag very beautiful x  
164 good lafahrahloch very beautiful x  
164 good llefraalloag "very good, fabulous" x  
164 good layfaralock "very good, fabulous" x  
165 bad, evil teyikkof   82  
165 bad, evil takeoff   82  
165 bad, evil tayikkof "ugly, no good" 82  
165 bad, evil hattareng "ugly, no good" 83  
165 bad, evil hataemrahng   83  
166 correct, true katosi "truth, truth teller" 80  
166 correct, true catousi "truth, truth teller" 80  
167 night bong can also mean 'it's done' 1  
167 night boeng can also mean 'it's done' 1  
168 day raal   6  
168 day rael period of 24 hours 6  
168 day yoad period of 24 hours 29  
168 day yawth   29  
169 year      
170 when? word info inanged   62  
170 when? word info ing'ad   62  
170 when? word info ingeead   62  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info daogu   8  
172 to climb word info thaguew   8  
173 at ngal   27  
173 at knawl   27  
174 in, inside llal   1  
174 in, inside lall   1  
174 in, inside ilimw   57  
174 in, inside elim "into, within" 57  
174 in, inside iloal "into, within" 1  
174 in, inside iloal' within 1  
174 in, inside l'al   1  
174 in, inside long      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this      
178 that le prox. 1  
178 that lay prox. 1  
178 that la dist. 1  
178 that laay dist. 1  
178 that lai dist. 1  
179 near lepdal beside 96  
179 near lepathael beside 96  
180 far ddoa   1  
180 far thau   1  
181 where? word info idfaal      
181 where? word info ethafall      
181 where? word info iya   37  
181 where? word info eyia   37  
181 where? word info iyfae   3  
181 where? word info iyae   3  
181 where? word info efai   3  
182 I iy   x  
182 I e reflexive form x  
182 I ey reflexive form x  
182 I ngaaeng   12  
182 I nang   12  
183 thou      
184 he/she iiy demonstrative 1  
184 he/she ey demonstrative 1  
184 he/she ye third person 1  
184 he/she yea third person 1  
185 we word info hamem excl. 44  
185 we word info haamiem excl. 44  
185 we word info si incl. 45  
185 we word info sie incl. 45  
186 you ha plural    
186 you hame plural 1, 13  
186 you hami plural 1, 13  
186 you gel singular second person pronoun    
187 they iir   1, 70  
187 they ear "those, third person plural" 1, 70  
187 they re "those, third person plural" 1, 70  
187 they rhe   1, 70  
188 what? word info medae   1, 64  
188 what? word info math   1, 64  
188 what? word info mata   1, 64  
189 who? word info itey   9  
189 who? word info etay   9  
190 other      
191 all me suffix second person plural    
192 and mo   2  
192 and mow   2  
192 and moa   2  
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not te not 4  
195 no, not tay not 4  
196 to count papa   11  
196 to count paapa   11  
197 One word info si   38  
197 One word info sia   38  
198 Two word info rhu   1  
198 Two word info ru   1  
199 Three word info ceil   1  
199 Three word info siul   1  
200 Four word info fau   1, 66  
200 Four word info faa   1, 66  
201 Five word info lamoa   1  
201 Five word info loe      
202 Six word info wol   1  
202 Six word info waal   1  
203 Seven word info fiu   1  
203 Seven word info faoh      
204 Eight word info waael   3  
204 Eight word info whal   3  
205 Nine word info diu   5  
205 Nine word info thu   5  
206 Ten word info sig      
207 Twenty word info riyeg   29  
207 Twenty word info reieg   29  
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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