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

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