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Language: Mouk

Source/Author:  Thurston (1996) 
Notes:  Thurston, W.R. (1996). The Bibling Languages of Northwestern New Britain. In Ross, M.D. (1996). Studies in Languages of New Britain and New Ireland. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Simon Greenhill  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:North New Guinea:Ngero-Vitiaz:Vitiaz:Southwest New Britain:Bibling 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand limla   1  
2 left gala lefthand 14  
3 right lokono righthand    
4 leg/foot kamla   21  
5 to walk lila   14  
6 road/path ienim      
7 to come max   1  
7 to come uti   32  
8 to turn word info bauluk   17  
8 to turn word info tuk      
9 to swim delim   14  
9 to swim sisu   12  
10 dirty amum   20  
11 dust das      
11 dust gxoup   17  
11 dust mismis      
12 skin taxna   14  
13 back word info dogux   20  
14 belly damaine   20  
15 bone exi   14  
16 intestines goline      
17 liver atna   1  
18 breast sisi   1  
19 shoulder opol   15  
20 to know, be knowledgeable ile   18  
21 to think      
22 to fear lou   7  
23 blood maxau   13  
24 head apna   25  
24 head boxo      
24 head otuk   26  
25 neck agum   29  
26 hair word info uole   14  
27 nose epxiŋ      
28 to breathe soŋsoŋ      
29 to sniff, smell kun   17  
29 to sniff, smell mna   28  
29 to sniff, smell mnaŋan      
30 mouth eine   36  
31 tooth eine uatna      
32 tongue lime      
33 to laugh dibel   21  
34 to cry siŋit   1  
35 to vomit mtoko   1  
36 to spit omsok   27  
37 to eat ŋan   1, 14  
38 to chew word info ŋaŋu chew 8  
38 to chew word info ŋas chew betel 12  
39 to cook word info kamlu   16  
39 to cook word info kamno   16  
39 to cook word info kluk      
40 to drink inim   1  
41 to bite      
42 to suck inim sisi suckle 77, 25  
43 ear slaŋa   1  
44 to hear kliŋin   12  
45 eye bitna   6  
46 to see uluŋ      
46 to see xik   13  
47 to yawn mamaiaŋ      
48 to sleep munu   19  
49 to lie down word info kotok   14  
49 to lie down word info munu   15  
50 to dream ano   17  
51 to sit doŋ   25  
52 to stand mxi   1  
53 person/human being gute   15  
54 man/male gute   20  
54 man/male axaŋ   32  
55 woman/female apmaŋ   14  
55 woman/female belabela      
56 child enen      
56 child ipem puda first born child    
56 child moxotoŋo first born child    
56 child otno   5  
57 husband asna   25  
57 husband bogot      
58 wife asap   1  
58 wife asna   17  
59 mother ide   19?  
59 mother tna   1  
60 father ilau      
61 house ninu   11  
62 thatch/roof txaŋan uole ine      
63 name lagŋa      
64 to say uai   13  
65 rope galou      
66 to tie up, fasten pou   11  
67 to sew word info sisix   15, 54  
68 needle salimu   1  
69 to hunt word info kxim   22  
70 to shoot word info mtex   5  
71 to stab, pierce mtex   18  
72 to hit word info mluk   21  
73 to steal kubu   15  
74 to kill mluk   40  
74 to kill mtex   21  
75 to die, be dead mete   1  
75 to die, be dead msim      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info gix   57  
77 to scratch word info kikxe   57  
78 to cut, hack word info bak      
78 to cut, hack word info blou   30  
78 to cut, hack word info ulaŋ      
79 stick/wood akai   1  
80 to split word info bak   16  
80 to split word info noskup      
81 sharp bitna telemlem   28  
82 dull, blunt bitna kobok      
82 dull, blunt pom   23  
83 to work word info      
84 to plant sin      
84 to plant uasak   28  
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info xes swollen    
88 to squeeze word info poxpox   1  
89 to hold word info kis   21  
90 to dig ias   11  
91 to buy kli   15  
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info mluk      
94 to throw word info tapxe      
94 to throw word info uxi   32  
95 to fall word info bomsuk      
95 to fall word info gone   43  
96 dog gemle gemle = Aria loan   L
96 dog oulei   16  
97 bird monuk   1  
98 egg dobutno   14  
99 feather uole   11  
100 wing pena   19  
101 to fly uxok      
102 rat dadik      
102 rat kiue   47  
103 meat/flesh aitno      
103 meat/flesh masuŋen   54  
103 meat/flesh ogux   22  
104 fat/grease xum      
104 fat/grease dikŋen diknen = greasy 21  
105 tail gitno   14  
105 tail kitkitŋen tail of bird 14  
105 tail melba tail fin    
106 snake aulas      
106 snake mota   12  
107 worm (earthworm) oglut worms 14  
108 louse word info otu   1  
109 mosquito lomuk   1  
110 spider moxoxua      
111 fish aŋua      
112 rotten word info okus   23  
113 branch word info akai tatna   15  
114 leaf uole   26  
115 root sex      
116 flower aipuxu      
116 flower doxoŋen   32  
117 fruit uatna   7  
118 grass balimu grass species 1  
118 grass ogu   46  
119 earth/soil ebes   18  
120 stone opmu   10  
121 sand mxi      
122 water word info aki   9  
123 to flow      
124 sea misuon   17  
125 salt galo salty 10  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest omoŋ aitno   26  
127 woods/forest loloto      
128 sky      
129 moon taiko   10  
130 star biku   1  
131 cloud word info saxaba      
132 fog ŋolip      
133 rain axagu      
133 rain usisi wind and rain that blows into the house    
134 thunder logle      
134 thunder nogxum      
135 lightning logle      
135 lightning noulep      
135 lightning pelaka   28  
136 wind iaiax      
136 wind ieŋen   1  
136 wind usisi wind and rain that blows into the house 45  
137 to blow word info polou      
137 to blow word info upi   1  
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info epen   18  
139 cold word info ouos      
140 dry word info epis   21  
140 dry word info kakxak   20  
141 wet nimuxu nimuxu = wet with droplets of rain    
141 wet okus okus = wet, rotten    
142 heavy talu   15  
143 fire eiou   9  
144 to burn word info buk   28  
144 to burn word info kluk   15  
145 smoke word info asi   2  
146 ash gxoup   15  
147 black nakum      
147 black obox   15  
148 white akau      
148 white eglim      
148 white golu      
149 red eibmox      
150 yellow iaŋou   9  
151 green ebix   22  
152 small otno      
153 big omba   18  
153 big puda      
153 big umba   18  
154 short word info babit      
154 short word info bolbolo      
154 short word info uanuk      
155 long word info kos      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick nisi pain    
160 painful, sick paia hurt    
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info ŋamen ina      
163 new oku Aria loan but commonly used 31 L
163 new uoku Aria loan but commonly used 31 L
164 good itau   26  
165 bad, evil soulu   17  
166 correct, true lokono   18  
167 night epmes   15  
168 day oklou   10  
169 year      
170 when? word info aloge      
171 to hide word info kukep   11  
172 to climb word info deite      
172 to climb word info sai   2  
173 at tan      
174 in, inside sep      
174 in, inside tan      
174 in, inside aitno   10  
175 above      
176 below moli   17  
177 this ka   69  
177 this kade      
178 that bla      
178 that exi      
178 that to      
179 near uanuk      
180 far maua   22  
181 where? word info ge   12  
182 I ŋoŋ   1  
183 thou uom   1, 67  
184 he/she ie   1  
185 we word info imi   2  
185 we word info ite   1  
186 you umu   1  
187 they isak   10  
188 what? word info sua   9  
189 who? word info segi      
190 other      
191 all buno   19  
192 and ba   24  
192 and i      
192 and kap      
192 and ki   28  
193 if ba      
193 if i      
193 if otobla      
193 if se      
194 how? word info blaŋge      
195 no, not kobok   21  
196 to count tik   18  
197 One word info keine   13  
197 One word info silaŋ      
198 Two word info oxuo   1  
199 Three word info etli   1  
200 Four word info apeinal   5  
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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