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Language: Vano

Source/Author:  Tryon & Hackman (1983) and Cashmore (1972) 
Notes:  Tryon, D.T. & Hackman, B. (1983) Solomon Islands languages: an internal classification.


Cashmore, C. (1972) Vocabularies of the Santa Cruz Islands, British Solomon Islands Protectorate. 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Temotu:Utupua-Vanikoro 
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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 tune split    
81 sharp menene sharp 36, 73  
82 dull, blunt ᵐbasa blunt 30  
82 dull, blunt mbasa blunt 30  
83 to work word info la fesemel work    
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info tefaka pua swell    
88 to squeeze word info fili squeeze    
89 to hold word info lo hold    
90 to dig fi dig    
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info moipo fall    
96 dog kuli dog 7  
96 dog kuli dog 7  
97 bird menuka bird 1  
98 egg walulua egg 1  
99 feather fia feather 29  
100 wing ava wing 28  
101 to fly afa fly    
101 to fly mukanandele fly    
102 rat katone rat    
103 meat/flesh anisi meat/flesh 40  
104 fat/grease teia fat/grease 28  
105 tail ⁿdekele tail 19  
105 tail ndekele tail    
106 snake anoe snake 42?  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info wauka louse 8  
108 louse word info manda louse egg    
109 mosquito muka mosquito 1  
110 spider ave spider 38  
111 fish namʷeka fish 28  
111 fish namweka fish    
112 rotten word info maulu rotten 1  
113 branch word info elela kʷile branch 12  
113 branch word info elela kwile branch    
114 leaf nuᵑgia leaf    
114 leaf nuŋgia leaf    
115 root kara root 2  
116 flower mana kʷile flower 25  
116 flower mana kwile flower    
117 fruit pʷea fruit 1?  
117 fruit pwea fruit    
118 grass aᵐbume grass 29  
118 grass ambume grass 29  
119 earth/soil lenoe earth 1  
120 stone faka stone 20  
121 sand uteka sand    
122 water word info wire water 20?  
123 to flow pu flow    
124 sea mʷaka sea 33  
124 sea mwaka sea    
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest neatere pwene bush    
128 sky metelika sky 20  
129 moon mele moon 20  
130 star kanemʷare star 22?  
130 star kanemware star    
131 cloud word info aⁿdawo cloud 11  
131 cloud word info andawo cloud    
132 fog utale kʷile fog    
132 fog utale kwile fog    
133 rain fanale rain    
134 thunder iolulu thunder 36  
135 lightning meᵑgile lightning 22  
135 lightning meŋgile lightning    
136 wind niniŋa wind 1  
137 to blow word info aka blow    
138 warm word info pana warm 1  
139 cold word info meniŋa cold 1  
140 dry word info mimiane dry 1  
141 wet mawe wet    
142 heavy melure heavy    
143 fire nepie fire 1  
144 to burn word info tupule burn    
145 smoke word info kanepie smoke 47  
146 ash maunepie ashes 18?  
146 ash maunepie ashes 18?  
147 black ᵐbʷare black 25  
147 black mbware black    
148 white wakure white    
149 red wamʷone red    
149 red wamwone red    
150 yellow beve yellow 32  
151 green meapie green    
152 small apalioko small 25  
153 big pʷene big 30  
153 big pwene big    
154 short word info fekureioko short 33  
155 long word info ᵐbeure long 16  
155 long word info mbeure long    
156 thin word info menievire thin 1  
157 thick word info aᵐbiaŋani thick 24  
157 thick word info ambiaŋani thick    
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick tapie sick 31  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info pwene old (person)    
162 old word info felia old (thing)    
163 new meloe new 19  
164 good fakane good    
165 bad, evil fisale bad    
166 correct, true fakane correct    
167 night neⁿdume night 11  
167 night nendume night    
168 day mʷare day    
168 day mware day    
169 year eᵐbieve year 21  
169 year embieve year    
170 when? word info penaŋa when? 16  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at ne at 18  
174 in, inside ne in    
175 above      
176 below pua below 24  
177 this iⁿda   16  
177 this inda this    
178 that      
179 near fatioko near 12  
180 far akaule far    
181 where? word info mene where?    
182 I ŋane I    
183 thou      
184 he/she ŋani he    
185 we word info ᵑgita we dl. incl. 1  
185 we word info ᵑgema we dl. excl. 2  
185 we word info ŋgita we (1du.incl) 1  
185 we word info ŋgamitu we (1pl.excl) 1  
185 we word info ŋgitu we (1pl.incl) 1  
185 we word info ŋgema we (1du.excl)    
186 you aᵑgo you sg. 18  
186 you ᵑgaipa you pl. 6  
186 you ᵑamila you dl.    
186 you ipeli/ᵑgaipa your pl. 6  
186 you aŋgo you (2sg)    
186 you ŋo your (2sg.poss)    
186 you mi your (2sg.poss)    
186 you ŋgaipa your (2pl.poss)    
186 you ipeli your (2pl.poss)    
186 you ŋgamila you (2du)    
186 you ŋgaipa you (2pl)    
187 they ⁿdea/ⁿdetaro they dl. 14  
187 they ndetaro they (3du)    
187 they ndea they (3du)    
187 they ndetu they (3pl)    
188 what? word info ese what? 14  
189 who? word info neŋe who? 18  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and ᵑga and 1?  
192 and ŋga and    
193 if ŋa if 31  
194 how? word info      
195 no, not taie no 4  
196 to count wo count    
197 One word info tilu one    
198 Two word info taru two 1  
199 Three word info telu three 1  
200 Four word info tava four 1  
201 Five word info teli five 10  
202 Six word info tawo six    
203 Seven word info tembi seven    
204 Eight word info tapwa eight    
205 Nine word info tandu nine    
206 Ten word info ŋgauluka ten    
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info rea tilioko one hundred    
210 One Thousand word info imoa tilioko one thousand    

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