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Language: Nahavaq

Source/Author:  Laura Dimock 
Notes:  labiovelars considered on segment: pw mbw ßw mw
prenasalised considered one segment: nd mb mbw ŋg 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Laura Dimock  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:North and Central Vanuatu:Northeast Vanuatu-Banks Islands:Malekula Coastal 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
8 to turn word info      
42 to suck      
74 to kill      
85 to choose      
104 fat/grease      
125 salt      
126 lake      
144 to burn word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
173 at      
210 One Thousand word info      
57 husband marleʔeleʔ      
68 needle nijir loan?    
135 lightning gculum (is this a misprint? - JL)    
175 above ran      
195 no, not veʔ      
208 Fifty word info morlalaʔ iru noʔoron ilaŋavul      
6 road/path na-hal   1  
16 intestines ni-hini-   1  
18 breast nu-huhu-   1  
22 to fear mataʔ   1  
23 blood ne-ndej   1  
34 to cry teŋ   1  
37 to eat ʔan   1  
44 to hear roŋ   1  
45 eye mete-   1  
48 to sleep metur   1  
59 mother hinen   1  
59 mother hinam   1  
60 father temen   1  
60 father tamam   1  
61 house ne-jum(w)   1  
62 thatch/roof niwurjet   1  
65 rope netel   1  
70 to shoot word info vini   1  
75 to die, be dead mes   1  
78 to cut, hack word info terej   1  
79 stick/wood naʔaj   1  
80 to split word info tarpor   1  
86 to grow word info tip   1  
90 to dig ʔil   1  
91 to buy vul   1  
97 bird nemen   1  
108 louse word info na-ʔut   1  
114 leaf ne-reʔej   1  
119 earth/soil ne-ten   1  
120 stone ne-vet   1  
124 sea ne-tes   1  
129 moon neßyl   1  
133 rain ne-wuh   1  
147 black metemet   1  
148 white meßys   1  
149 red mamal   1  
156 thin word info menemenem(b)   1  
160 painful, sick meheʔ   1  
165 bad, evil het   1  
169 year ne-tew   1  
170 when? word info nejih   1  
174 in, inside len   1  
185 we word info niŋgind(d) (incl). 1  
188 what? word info na-havaʔ   1  
189 who? word info jaʔ   1  
196 to count mbuluŋ(g)   1  
197 One word info siqʔ   1  
198 Two word info ru   1  
199 Three word info tul   1  
201 Five word info lim   1  
183 thou inuŋ(g)   1, 17, 18  
117 fruit navan   1, 26  
184 he/she ʔey   1, 29  
43 ear ndilŋe-   1, 40  
41 to bite ʔas   1, 60  
187 they ʔar   1, 70  
76 to live, be alive mewur   1, 76  
136 wind na-laŋ   1, 77  
121 sand mbinwen   1, 79  
186 you niŋcim   1, 13  
63 name neʔhe-   1, 18  
182 I kinaŋ(g)   1, 21, 22, 23  
31 tooth livwo-   1, 35  
40 to drink min   1, 49  
27 nose ŋginhu-   1, 58  
73 to steal vanaʔ   1, 58  
2 left ndilmejir   1, 59  
200 Four word info ves   1, 65  
50 to dream mbwerej   10  
195 no, not awaq   104  
140 dry word info mehmeh   11  
204 Eight word info sow-tul   11, 7  
13 back word info taʔun   12  
38 to chew word info ʔasʔas   12  
87 to swell word info tim(b)   12  
106 snake na-mwat   12  
21 to think ndimndim   13  
28 to breathe ŋaraŋar   13  
67 to sew word info tur   13  
130 star mysi   13  
207 Twenty word info morlalaʔ   13  
209 One Hundred word info morlalaʔ ilim   13  
71 to stab, pierce ndurndur   14  
81 sharp kan   14  
46 to see les   14, 94  
134 thunder neßyl ßaraßar   15, 38  
1 hand ßara-   16  
155 long word info mbarap   16, 85  
115 root ni-si|leßyn   18  
88 to squeeze word info vusvus   18, 71  
60 father tataj   19  
143 fire na-ʔam(b)   19  
47 to yawn mowlej   19, 34  
20 to know, be knowledgeable roŋhur   19, 92  
98 egg noʔonlin   1?  
116 flower ni-tiphun   1?  
161 shy, ashamed maʔan   1?  
163 new vivew   1?  
192 and en   1?  
93 to pound, beat word info tuʔtuʔ   2  
122 water word info ne-wej   2  
172 to climb word info haʔ   2  
55 woman/female momoʔ   23  
59 mother amwoʔ   23  
92 to open, uncover seßen   24  
107 worm (earthworm) ne-wul   24  
7 to come ßweleŋ   25  
49 to lie down word info liŋndew   25  
99 feather ni-mbumbo-   25  
145 smoke word info na-ʔam nduŋnduŋ   26  
162 old word info marlam(b)   26  
194 how? word info temwin   27?  
154 short word info mbyʔmbyʔ   3  
3 right mbaraŋgin   30  
32 tongue malambu-   30  
64 to say ßwer   30  
69 to hunt word info sal   30  
100 wing vara-   30  
105 tail mbysy-   30  
54 man/male morot   31  
113 branch word info na-mbal   31  
118 grass mwenej   31  
123 to flow ßwaraßwar   31  
142 heavy ndip   31  
26 hair word info siplen   31, 33  
202 Six word info sow-siq   31?  
4 leg/foot mbuli-   33  
110 spider ŋgiŋgaplew   33  
82 dull, blunt mwah   34  
89 to hold word info vur   34  
131 cloud word info meliŋ(g)   34  
171 to hide word info luʔ   34  
36 to spit ßurej   35  
53 person/human being morot   35  
141 wet mil   35  
191 all mwah   36  
15 bone ni-mboloʔ   37  
109 mosquito tuʔes   38, 48, 89  
178 that etaŋ   39  
181 where? word info ambeh   3?  
137 to blow word info hup (b.) 4, 62, 63  
51 to sit sum(pw)   40  
30 mouth mboŋo-   41  
95 to fall word info sep   41  
103 meat/flesh maru   41  
176 below eßyn   41, 74  
19 shoulder mbataßan = head + arm 42  
25 neck ndolo-   42  
167 night livaʔat   42  
190 other ti-silej   42  
29 to sniff, smell ŋarnombwon   42, 63  
152 small ßwariʔ   42?  
10 dirty molol   43  
127 woods/forest lembynʔaj   43  
150 yellow lutlut   43  
102 rat lambut   45  
83 to work word info raʔ   46  
101 to fly ßißem   46  
56 child vuti-   48  
11 dust na-las   4?  
9 to swim ŋgar   5  
14 belly ßeti-   5  
180 far silej   5  
205 Nine word info sow-vey   5  
58 wife tinvyn   5, 27  
206 Ten word info laŋavul   5, 8  
153 big mbow   50  
66 to tie up, fasten tiʔtiʔ   51  
112 rotten word info mwom   51  
139 cold word info malʔah   51  
111 fish mahal   52  
138 warm word info pilpil   52  
177 this etiŋ   52  
94 to throw word info ʔom   54  
39 to cook word info rar   56  
157 thick word info mburit   56  
33 to laugh mwas   58  
77 to scratch word info ŋgarum   59  
164 good leh   59  
168 day lereŋ   6  
5 to walk loŋ   60  
84 to plant ʔambwiʔ   60  
193 if ko-noʔ   60  
52 to stand taris   61  
128 sky namwap   63  
132 fog mbwansi   64  
57 husband ʔajßwut   67  
107 worm (earthworm) ni-ndules   68, 64  
96 dog kilu   7, 77, 80  
12 skin ni-mben   71  
166 correct, true mbaraŋgin   72  
146 ash mbwisnep   75  
17 liver na-mwa-   7?  
35 to vomit lu   8  
151 green ʔasen   8  
24 head mbwati-   9  
203 Seven word info sow-ru   9  
179 near masasag   90  
72 to hit word info mbwil   94  
185 we word info kamem (excl). E2  

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