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Language: Nggao (Poro)

Source/Author:  Tryon & Hackman (1983) 
Notes:  Tryon, D.T. & Hackman, B. (1983) Solomon Islands languages: an internal classification. 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Michael Dunn  Checked By:  
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Oceanic:Western Oceanic:Meso Melanesian:New Ireland:South New Ireland-Northwest Solomonic:Santa Isabel:East 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
19 shoulder      
35 to vomit      
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
42 to suck      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep      
50 to dream      
51 to sit      
52 to stand      
57 husband      
58 wife      
68 needle      
70 to shoot word info      
79 stick/wood      
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
107 worm (earthworm)      
117 fruit      
125 salt      
126 lake      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
175 above      
178 that      
190 other      
191 all      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
76 to live, be alive kahra alive 40  
192 and ni and 33  
1 hand khame-ña arm 13  
146 ash naprafu ashes 25  
173 at aʔa at    
13 back word info phɔgru-ña back    
165 bad, evil diʔa bad 14  
9 to swim sisiu bathe 12  
14 belly thiʔa-ña belly 1  
176 below ke pari below 14  
153 big biʔɔ big 53  
97 bird memeha bird 15  
41 to bite kakatu bite 13  
147 black dɔdɔfu black    
23 blood dadara-ña blood 1  
137 to blow word info ifu blow 5  
137 to blow word info niʔifu blow    
82 dull, blunt phutu blunt 1  
15 bone hnubra-ña bone 11  
113 branch word info grata branch 25  
18 breast tsuʔu-ña breast 1, 33  
28 to breathe phapaŋa breathe 44  
144 to burn word info ĵuru burn    
127 woods/forest naguta bush 25  
56 child sua child 9  
131 cloud word info grɔmɔ cloud 20  
139 cold word info luna cold    
7 to come mei come 1  
166 correct, true keli correct 51  
196 to count aʔahe count 10  
34 to cry tahni cry 1  
78 to cut, hack word info kukusu cut (string) 84  
78 to cut, hack word info rave cut (wood) 83  
78 to cut, hack word info fike cut (wood) 85  
78 to cut, hack word info tɔtɔka cut (wood) 27  
78 to cut, hack word info fala cut nut x  
168 day nagaʔe day 65  
75 to die, be dead leme die 5, 6  
90 to dig dɔkha dig 3  
10 dirty thātapa dirty 76  
96 dog khau dog 17  
40 to drink kɔʔu drink 30  
140 dry word info mɔĵa dry 62  
11 dust naprafu dust 29  
43 ear khuli-ña ear 6  
119 earth/soil glɔse earth 43  
37 to eat ŋamu eat 1, 43  
98 egg nakredi egg 13  
204 Eight word info fehu eight    
45 eye nathatha-ña eye 17  
95 to fall word info uthu fall 79  
95 to fall word info ɔha fall 19, 22  
180 far tifa far    
104 fat/grease garɔfa fat/grease 46  
60 father ma-ña father 1  
60 father maɣe father    
22 to fear hmaɣu fear 1  
99 feather čheŋe-ña feather    
143 fire khaʔaɣi fire 29  
111 fish sasa fish 45  
201 Five word info falima five 1  
123 to flow glɔlɔrɔ flow 15  
123 to flow ñugru flow    
116 flower sisi flower 16  
101 to fly flalo fly 16  
101 to fly glaŋɔ fly (insect!) x  
132 fog gafu fog 1, 55  
200 Four word info fati four 1, 65  
5 to walk tei go 135  
5 to walk ɣae go 67  
5 to walk sɔru go down    
5 to walk haɣe go up    
164 good keli good 23  
118 grass būburu grass 19  
151 green kakahra green 23  
16 intestines buthu-ña guts 42  
26 hair word info nafruta-ña hair (body) 44  
184 he/she mañe he 1, 8  
184 he/she ñeʔe he 1, 6  
24 head phaʔu-ña head 14  
44 to hear rɔrɔgɔ hear 1  
142 heavy tahu heavy 15  
72 to hit word info aʔanu hit (stick) 50  
89 to hold word info lɔulɔku hold 60  
61 house suga house 9  
194 how? word info fa hneua how? 16  
69 to hunt word info hili hunt 12  
182 I rei I (1sg) 1, 24  
193 if me if    
193 if ĵame if 37  
174 in, inside hnua in    
74 to kill faleleme kill 16  
20 to know, be knowledgeable lalase know 34  
33 to laugh maʔe laugh 63  
114 leaf nakakla leaf 15  
2 left meri-ña left 1, 59  
4 leg/foot nene-ña leg 19  
49 to lie down word info thuru lie down 44  
76 to live, be alive kahra life 40  
135 lightning naglisa lightning 13  
17 liver khɔla-ña liver 8  
155 long word info theve long    
108 louse word info theli louse 18  
108 louse word info gliha louse egg x  
54 man/male maʔane man 1  
103 meat/flesh nafnahi-ña meat/flesh 17  
129 moon glaba moon 27  
109 mosquito ñɔiñɔi mosquito    
59 mother dɔ-ña mother 29  
59 mother doɣe mother 29  
30 mouth nafɔflɔ-ña mouth 56  
27 nose nehu-ña n-ehu- 1  
63 name nahŋa-ña name 1, 18  
179 near thāta near 9  
25 neck narara-ña neck    
163 new valu new 1  
167 night bɔŋiñɔ night 1  
205 Nine word info fahia nine    
195 no, not theʔɔ no 18  
162 old word info kuekue old (person) 13  
162 old word info tiatifa old (thing) 63  
197 One word info tasa one 41  
209 One Hundred word info kahe gɔbi one hundred 22  
210 One Thousand word info kahe thɔɣa one thousand 27  
53 person/human being nanɔni person 13  
133 rain nahani rain 26  
133 rain nauha rain 26  
102 rat nakusi rat 3  
149 red čičiʔa red    
3 right hneta right 11  
6 road/path nagliu road    
115 root grabu root 26  
115 root glathi root 25  
65 rope dɔɣɔ rope 49  
65 rope phukri rope 17  
112 rotten word info bɔse rotten 9, 71  
112 rotten word info sɨri rotten    
121 sand nusu sand 55  
64 to say lepɔza say    
77 to scratch word info gagaru scratch 44  
124 sea khɔlɔ sea 45  
46 to see kɔkɔfu see    
203 Seven word info fitu seven 1  
67 to sew word info susuki sew 17, 48  
81 sharp fɔnu sharp 75  
154 short word info hmɔʔe short 17  
160 painful, sick fɔgra sick 19  
202 Six word info famnɔ six 17  
12 skin guli-ña skin 1  
128 sky grabɔ sky 43  
152 small ikɔni small 55  
152 small ičɔni small 55  
29 to sniff, smell sibiŋia smell    
29 to sniff, smell hiɣinia smell 12  
145 smoke word info gagahu smoke 42  
106 snake phɔli snake    
110 spider khakafre spider 13  
36 to spit aŋusu spit 14, 83  
80 to split word info aʔahla split 14  
88 to squeeze word info pɔpɔĵi squeeze 18  
88 to squeeze word info frɔʔi squeeze 1  
71 to stab, pierce ɣisɔza stab    
130 star nathunu star 1, 41  
73 to steal čikɔ steal 13  
120 stone thina stone 24  
87 to swell word info huŋu swell 38  
9 to swim taɔ swim 27  
105 tail gleɣu-ña tail 49  
206 Ten word info fabɔthɔ ten 26  
62 thatch/roof kikilɔva thatch 39  
187 they phalumare they (3du) x  
187 they hatimare they (3pl) 7  
157 thick word info thuta thick 16  
156 thin word info manivi thin 1  
21 to think ɣaɔɣathɔ think 18  
177 this iñe this 1  
199 Three word info thɔlu three 1  
134 thunder fila thunder 23  
66 to tie up, fasten sɔsɔlo tie    
32 tongue glapi-ña tongue 21  
31 tooth kheʔi-ña tooth 9  
8 to turn word info tali figri turn 45  
198 Two word info phalu two 10  
5 to walk zazaʔɔ walk 22  
138 warm word info ĵala warm    
122 water word info khɔʔu water 7  
185 we word info ɣepalu we (1du.excl) 13  
185 we word info tapalu we (1du.incl) 13  
185 we word info ɣeati we (1pl.excl) 13  
185 we word info tati we (1pl.incl) 13  
141 wet bɔse wet 55  
188 what? word info hna what?    
170 when? word info ñihae when? 1  
181 where? word info hia where? 10  
148 white veɣa white 19  
189 who? word info hei who? 1  
136 wind naulafa wind    
100 wing baɣi-ña wing 16  
55 woman/female gaʔase woman 12  
83 to work word info lɔku work 50  
169 year finɔɣa year 11  
150 yellow ŋɔŋe yellow 9  
186 you ɣɔpalu you (2du) x  
186 you ɣɔtɔlu you (2pl) 31  
186 you ɣɔati you (2pl)    
183 thou ɣɔe you (2sg) s  
186 you -mire your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you -mu your (2sg.poss) x  

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