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Language: Ambrym, South-East

Source/Author:  Blust, from: Parker (1970) 
Notes:  Parker, G.J. (1970). Southeast Ambrym dictionary. Pacific Lingustics, C-17: Canberra 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern: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   16  
2 left muel   1  
2 left moil   1  
3 right mætu   5, 37  
4 leg/foot le   37  
5 to walk kaakau   62  
6 road/path susei   1?  
7 to come am|mei   1  
8 to turn word info hiles   15  
9 to swim xul   5?  
10 dirty mʊmuu   63  
10 dirty purunɪ   67  
11 dust      
12 skin hilutɛ   11?  
13 back word info mari   3?  
14 belly vaŋɛ   13  
15 bone si   2?  
16 intestines tinɛ   1  
16 intestines tinai   1  
17 liver lietne   1?  
18 breast sus   1  
19 shoulder vatuvu      
20 to know, be knowledgeable kila   18  
21 to think nɛnemi   13?  
22 to fear ulikkanen      
23 blood re   1?  
24 head vatɪ   9  
25 neck hiræ   43  
26 hair word info am      
27 nose vulkusɪ   1  
28 to breathe vaŋos   36  
29 to sniff, smell puŋosɪ   40  
30 mouth valoŋo   42  
31 tooth luho   1  
32 tongue me   7  
33 to laugh men   51  
34 to cry muis   32  
35 to vomit lʊlu   8  
36 to spit kusah   19, 34  
37 to eat xanɪ   1  
38 to chew word info ŋasi   12  
39 to cook word info tinɪ   9  
40 to drink mʊmun   1  
40 to drink munɪ   1  
41 to bite ŋasi   1  
42 to suck mumuni   11?  
43 ear vuraŋɛ   16?  
44 to hear loŋɛ   1  
45 eye mætɛ   1  
46 to see pusɪ   11  
47 to yawn mæmæi   1  
48 to sleep pat   44  
49 to lie down word info liŋ   25  
50 to dream      
51 to sit to|tan   1?  
52 to stand mea      
53 person/human being moletin   7, 8  
54 man/male tiramue      
55 woman/female atou      
56 child natɛ   5  
57 husband asou   2  
58 wife asou   1  
59 mother ninɛ   1  
60 father tame   1  
61 house [n]im   1  
62 thatch/roof taxui   20  
63 name isɛ   1, 66  
64 to say hiteni   16  
64 to say xa   53?  
65 rope au   28?  
66 to tie up, fasten sarɛ      
66 to tie up, fasten varɛ   35  
67 to sew word info tilɪ   13  
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info kokei      
70 to shoot word info pä|pæn   1  
71 to stab, pierce tilɪ   35  
72 to hit word info hasɪ   29?  
73 to steal kakan-ni      
74 to kill hasɪ   12  
75 to die, be dead mæt   1  
76 to live, be alive meul   1  
77 to scratch word info kakalɛ   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tarati   1  
78 to cut, hack word info tata   1  
78 to cut, hack word info te   1  
79 stick/wood liei   1?  
80 to split word info selpasɪ   4?  
81 sharp kan   14  
82 dull, blunt vut   16  
83 to work word info pol      
84 to plant lihɪ   9  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info meul   15  
87 to swell word info lavuap      
88 to squeeze word info husɪ   18  
89 to hold word info hurɪ   34  
90 to dig hilɪ   1  
91 to buy xalɛ   15?  
92 to open, uncover hoka   1  
92 to open, uncover laŋa   23  
92 to open, uncover saha   24  
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info kop-ni      
95 to fall word info mot   57  
96 dog kuli[i]   7  
97 bird tu|men   1  
98 egg rælitɛ      
99 feather hilɪ   1  
100 wing aveu   1?  
101 to fly xa   14  
102 rat asu   3  
103 meat/flesh hisi   10  
104 fat/grease mur   40  
105 tail xalɛ   24  
106 snake tetal   13  
107 worm (earthworm) tamasis      
108 louse word info ut   1  
109 mosquito sikan   46?  
110 spider voliau   1?  
111 fish meseau   52  
112 rotten word info vo   52  
113 branch word info aŋutɛ      
113 branch word info halitɛ      
114 leaf uvu|ei      
115 root litɛ   17?  
116 flower huŋi|ei   1  
116 flower piŋ   1  
117 fruit hui|ei   1  
118 grass husmunai   31  
119 earth/soil tan   1  
120 stone hat   1  
121 sand suvi|en   1?  
122 water word info oei   2  
123 to flow læh      
124 sea tas   1  
125 salt tas   20  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest tahi      
128 sky tilaŋ   1?  
129 moon eveti   29  
130 star hitu   1  
131 cloud word info mamah   39  
132 fog eas   33  
133 rain [m]us   1  
134 thunder veta      
135 lightning milaŋas      
136 wind vati|aŋ   1  
137 to blow word info huii   1  
138 warm word info tɪtin   12  
139 cold word info merir   1  
140 dry word info vue      
141 wet mɛmer   35  
142 heavy meas   33  
143 fire upaŋ   21  
144 to burn word info tinɪ   1  
145 smoke word info eas   2  
146 ash vulmueas   30  
146 ash husutɛ      
147 black meloxoluk   41  
148 white miæh      
149 red [pɪ]pili   18  
150 yellow meaŋ   9?  
151 green mämæas   43, 8?  
151 green xen      
152 small hokkoroŋ      
153 big eilep   10  
153 big himætu      
154 short word info terumue      
155 long word info teviei   60  
156 thin word info mæhhin (<M) 1  
157 thick word info buriŋ      
158 narrow      
159 wide salele      
160 painful, sick mesei   1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info talite      
163 new netahu      
164 good hos   65  
165 bad, evil sa   1  
166 correct, true mætu   6?  
167 night voŋi|en   1  
168 day me|leŋi|en   6  
169 year huram   43?  
170 when? word info viliæh      
171 to hide word info xus   6  
172 to climb word info pueou   38  
172 to climb word info puŋei   9?  
173 at e   1  
174 in, inside e   4?  
174 in, inside te      
175 above nesau   11  
176 below netan   9  
177 this [t]ak      
178 that [ta]xai   15  
179 near viselɪ   55  
180 far sotin   1  
181 where? word info xavi   3?, 35  
181 where? word info tavi   3?, 35  
182 I inou   1  
183 thou xouk   1  
184 he/she x|i   1  
185 we word info xir   1  
185 we word info xamæm   2  
186 you x|ami   13  
186 you xamim   13  
187 they x|il   1  
188 what? word info n|aha   1  
189 who? word info visi   1?  
190 other sap   37  
190 other tova      
191 all vusien   47?  
192 and e   1?  
193 if xos xa   1?  
194 how? word info tep      
195 no, not e-e   54  
196 to count pʊpuluu   13  
196 to count vulii   13  
197 One word info tei   1  
198 Two word info lu   1  
199 Three word info tol   1  
200 Four word info hat   1  
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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