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Language: Proto-Micronesian

Source/Author:  Bender et al. (2003a,b) 
Notes:  Bender, W.B., Goodenough, W.H., Jackson, F.H., Marck, J.C., Rehg, K.L., Sohn, H., Trussel, S. & Wang, J.W. (2003) Proto-Micronesian Reconstructions I & II. 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:Micronesian 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand      
2 left      
3 right      
4 leg/foot      
5 to walk      
6 road/path      
7 to come      
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin      
13 back word info      
14 belly      
15 bone      
16 intestines      
17 liver      
18 breast      
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable      
21 to think      
22 to fear      
23 blood      
24 head      
25 neck      
26 hair word info      
27 nose      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth      
31 tooth      
32 tongue      
33 to laugh      
34 to cry      
35 to vomit      
36 to spit      
37 to eat      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink      
41 to bite      
42 to suck      
43 ear      
44 to hear      
45 eye      
46 to see      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream      
51 to sit      
52 to stand      
53 person/human being      
54 man/male      
55 woman/female      
56 child      
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother      
60 father      
61 house      
62 thatch/roof      
63 name      
64 to say      
65 rope      
66 to tie up, fasten      
67 to sew word info      
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info      
73 to steal      
74 to kill      
75 to die, be dead      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info      
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info pʷ[ae]la-ŋaki to split s.t. open 1?  
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant *faSo planted 6  
84 to plant *fafaSo to plant 6  
84 to plant *faSoki a planted thing 6  
84 to plant *faSoka   6  
85 to choose *fili choose 1  
85 to choose *filifili choose 1  
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info *tupʷu I don't think *tupwu is reconstructed for PMc with this meaning and is not, at least, an ancestor of the "9" forms - JCM.    
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig *keli dig 1  
90 to dig *keli-ŋi- dig 1  
90 to dig *[sS]owu to dig 8  
90 to dig [sS]owu-ti- to dig 8  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info *pʷau to pound food 3  
93 to pound, beat word info *tuki to pound 2  
93 to pound, beat word info *tukituki to pound 2  
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
96 dog      
97 bird      
98 egg      
99 feather *una hair/feathers/scales 30  
99 feather *unauna hair/feathers/scales 30  
100 wing      
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh *fiSiko flesh 10  
104 fat/grease      
105 tail *iku tail 1  
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info *kutu louse 1  
109 mosquito *ñamʷu mosquito 1  
110 spider      
111 fish *pali a fish 26  
111 fish *parapara a fish 8  
112 rotten word info *maca very ripe 17  
112 rotten word info *mamaca rotten 17  
113 branch word info *rae branch 1  
114 leaf *cau leaf 1  
115 root *waka root 2  
115 root *wakara root 2  
116 flower      
117 fruit *wuaa fruit 1  
118 grass      
119 earth/soil *pʷelu   13  
120 stone *fatu stone 1  
121 sand *pia   12  
121 sand *pipia   12  
121 sand *piapia   12  
122 water word info *canu- fresh water 1  
122 water word info *cacanu   1  
122 water word info *canucanu   1  
122 water word info *pili   4  
123 to flow      
124 sea *ma-Sawa deep sea, open sea 13  
124 sea *taSi Salt water 1  
125 salt      
126 lake *lama lagoon, lake 8  
127 woods/forest *walu vegetation, forest 17  
128 sky *laŋi sky, heaven, storm 1  
129 moon *ma-rama moon 7  
130 star *fit[ou]u star 1  
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain *u[sS]a rain 1  
134 thunder *para ? 15  
134 thunder *parara ? 15  
135 lightning *fiti flash (of light) 10  
136 wind *aŋi wind 1  
136 wind aŋiaŋi wind 1  
137 to blow word info *pau blow (of the wind) 14  
137 to blow word info *paupau blow (of the wind) 14  
137 to blow word info *wuku to blow 15  
137 to blow word info *wuuku to blow 15  
138 warm word info *rara to heat, be warm 9  
139 cold word info *maci be cold 1  
139 cold word info *macici   1  
139 cold word info *fou   11  
140 dry word info *masa be low tide 11  
140 dry word info *mamasa dry 11  
141 wet      
142 heavy *cawu   9  
142 heavy *cacawu   9  
142 heavy *cawucawu   9  
143 fire *afi fire 1  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info *a[sS]u smoke 2  
146 ash *peyata ashes 7  
146 ash *peata ashes 7  
147 black *calo dark 8  
147 black *calocalo black 8  
148 white      
149 red *para red 17  
150 yellow      
151 green *ma-rawa green, blue 13  
152 small *ciki small/little 1  
152 small *kisi   1  
153 big *lapa big, main 10  
154 short word info      
155 long word info *ala[iu] long 13  
155 long word info alala[iu] long 13  
156 thin word info *ma-nifi thin 1  
156 thin word info *ma-nifinifi flimsy 1  
157 thick word info *ma-tolu thick 3  
157 thick word info *ma-totolu thick 3  
157 thick word info *ma-tolutolu thick 3  
158 narrow      
159 wide *cau- wide    
159 wide *cau-lapa width 9  
160 painful, sick *masaki be painful, hurt 1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
164 good      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true      
167 night *pʷoŋi night 1  
168 day *raani   6  
169 year      
170 when? word info *ñai-Sa when? 1  
170 when? word info *ŋai-Sa when? 1  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at *i- at (locative): 1  
174 in, inside *lalo inside 1  
175 above      
176 below      
177 this *ae (?) this 8  
177 this *ee here/this near speaker 8  
177 this *ena this/that 8  
178 that *ena this, that 1  
179 near *Soru- near, beside (not from OL - JCM)    
180 far      
181 where? word info *-faa where? 3  
182 I *ŋaa I (1st person singular pronoun) 12  
182 I ŋau I (1st person singular pronoun) 12  
183 thou *ko- you (sg. subj. marker) 1  
183 thou *koe you (sg. subj. marker) 1  
184 he/she *ia he, she, it (independent pronoun): 1  
185 we word info      
186 you      
187 they      
188 what? word info      
189 who? word info      
190 other      
191 all      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not      
196 to count      
197 One word info      
198 Two word info      
199 Three word info      
200 Four word info      
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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