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Language: Amami

Source/Author:  The Okinawa Center of Language Study 
Notes:  Japonic language Spoken in the Amami islands; the dialect represented is that of the city of Naze. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Mark Williamson  Checked By:  
Statistics: 
  • Total Data: 185
  • Number of Retentions:
  • Number of Loans: 2
 
Classification:  Japonic:Ryukyuan:Amami-Okinawan:Northern Amami-Okinawan 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand tïï   38  
2 left hidʒari      
3 right nigiri      
4 leg/foot hagi      
5 to walk ʔakk (all verbs suffixed with -uri in plain form or -ruri when root ends with vowel)    
6 road/path mici      
7 to come xuri      
8 to turn word info magu      
9 to swim ʔwïïg      
10 dirty ’janage (all adjectives suffixed with -sari or mutation thereof in plain form)    
11 dust huhun      
12 skin xoo      
13 back word info xusi      
14 belly ’waθa      
15 bone xoobe      
16 intestines ’waθa      
17 liver kimo      
18 breast munï      
19 shoulder xaθa      
20 to know, be knowledgeable siçj      
21 to think ʔomo'      
22 to fear ʔuθu      
23 blood cii      
24 head xamaci      
25 neck kubi      
26 hair word info xamaci      
27 nose hana      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell      
30 mouth kuci      
31 tooth hwa      
32 tongue sïba      
33 to laugh ’wara'      
34 to cry nax      
35 to vomit modos      
36 to spit cïzï ga hax      
37 to eat xam      
38 to chew word info xanhikkj      
39 to cook word info ni      
40 to drink num      
41 to bite xam      
42 to suck sïsï   1  
43 ear min   18  
44 to hear hirax      
45 eye mïï   14  
46 to see mii      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep nïb   100  
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream ʔimi ba mii      
51 to sit      
52 to stand θaθ      
53 person/human being cjuu      
54 man/male 'jenga      
55 woman/female 'onagu      
56 child 'warabï   99  
57 husband ʔuθu      
58 wife ʔassje      
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      
81 sharp      
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info      
90 to dig      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info      
96 dog      
97 bird      
98 egg      
99 feather      
100 wing      
101 to fly      
102 rat      
103 meat/flesh      
104 fat/grease      
105 tail      
106 snake      
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info      
109 mosquito      
110 spider      
111 fish      
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info      
114 leaf      
115 root      
116 flower      
117 fruit      
118 grass      
119 earth/soil      
120 stone      
121 sand      
122 water word info      
123 to flow      
124 sea      
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest      
128 sky      
129 moon      
130 star      
131 cloud word info      
132 fog      
133 rain      
134 thunder      
135 lightning      
136 wind      
137 to blow word info      
138 warm word info      
139 cold word info      
140 dry word info      
141 wet      
142 heavy      
143 fire      
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info      
146 ash      
147 black      
148 white      
149 red      
150 yellow      
151 green      
152 small      
153 big      
154 short word info      
155 long word info      
156 thin word info      
157 thick word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
163 new      
164 good      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true 'icj      
167 night 'juru      
168 day θeda      
169 year θusi      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info xakurï      
172 to climb word info nub      
173 at      
174 in, inside      
175 above      
176 below      
177 this xun      
178 that ʔun      
179 near cikja   52  
180 far θuu      
181 where? word info dïma      
182 I ’wa      
183 thou nan      
184 he/she      
185 we word info ’waxja      
186 you      
187 they ʔatta      
188 what? word info daa      
189 who? word info taru      
190 other hoxa      
191 all suu'ju      
192 and      
193 if      
194 how? word info xjasi      
195 no, not      
196 to count xaz      
197 One word info tïï      
198 Two word info taa      
199 Three word info mii      
200 Four word info ’joo      
201 Five word info ʔii      
202 Six word info muu   11  
203 Seven word info nana   6  
204 Eight word info ’jaa   9  
205 Nine word info xunu      
206 Ten word info θuu      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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