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Language: Bellona

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:Central-Eastern Oceanic:Remote Oceanic:Central Pacific:East Fijian-Polynesian:Polynesian:Nuclear:Samoic-Outlier:Futunic 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand ŋima arm 1  
2 left sema left 11  
3 right maui right 32  
4 leg/foot baʔe leg 1, 100  
5 to walk sehu walk    
5 to walk iho go down    
5 to walk hano go 2  
5 to walk ake go up    
6 road/path aŋa road 1  
7 to come aʔu come 44  
8 to turn word info takahuŋi turn 15  
9 to swim kaukau bathe 5  
9 to swim kaukau swim 5  
10 dirty uŋi dirty 114  
11 dust gebu dust 1, 68  
12 skin kiŋi skin 1  
13 back word info tuʔa back 11  
14 belly tinaʔe belly 19, 34  
15 bone ibi bone 52, 5  
16 intestines ŋoguŋogu guts 35  
17 liver ʔate liver 1  
18 breast baiu breast    
19 shoulder      
20 to know, be knowledgeable naʔa know    
21 to think teŋeuʔa think    
22 to fear mataku fear 1  
23 blood toto blood 4  
24 head ʔuŋu head 1  
25 neck uʔa neck 18  
26 hair word info huŋu hair (body) 31  
27 nose isu nose 1  
28 to breathe manaba breathe 1  
29 to sniff, smell soŋisoŋi smell 9  
30 mouth ŋutu mouth 2  
31 tooth niho tooth 1  
32 tongue aŋeŋo tongue 15  
33 to laugh kata laugh 7  
34 to cry tāŋi cry 1  
35 to vomit ŋua vomit 8  
36 to spit ŋaʔesu spit 17  
37 to eat kai eat 1, 44  
38 to chew word info      
39 to cook word info      
40 to drink binu drink 1  
41 to bite uʔu bite 8  
42 to suck umi suck 12  
43 ear taŋiŋa ear 1  
44 to hear hakaŋoŋo hear 1  
45 eye mata eye 1  
46 to see kite see 1  
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep moe sleep 10  
49 to lie down word info moe lie down 6  
50 to dream      
51 to sit noho sit 16  
52 to stand tuʔu stand 2  
53 person/human being peŋea person   L?
54 man/male tāŋata man 12, 14  
55 woman/female hahine woman 1, 106  
56 child tama itiiti child 6, 64  
57 husband      
58 wife      
59 mother tinana mother 1  
60 father tamana father 1  
61 house haŋe house 14  
62 thatch/roof ʔato thatch 1  
63 name iŋoa name 6  
64 to say heŋeu say 48  
65 rope uka rope 73  
66 to tie up, fasten nonoʔa tie 15  
66 to tie up, fasten ŋi tie 14  
67 to sew word info lapui sew    
68 needle      
69 to hunt word info ihoʔaki hunt 14  
70 to shoot word info      
71 to stab, pierce nunu stab    
72 to hit word info upi hit (stick) 44?  
72 to hit word info hit (stick) 10  
73 to steal kaiaʔa steal 7  
74 to kill kill 8  
75 to die, be dead mate die 1  
76 to live, be alive maʔuŋi life 1, 76  
76 to live, be alive maʔuŋi alive 1, 76  
77 to scratch word info aŋaaŋa scratch 29  
78 to cut, hack word info baŋa cut nut X  
78 to cut, hack word info togi cut (wood)    
78 to cut, hack word info togi cut (string)    
79 stick/wood      
80 to split word info haʔahaʔa split 5?  
81 sharp kakai sharp 14, 67  
82 dull, blunt paluga blunt 50  
83 to work word info haihekau work 26  
84 to plant      
85 to choose      
86 to grow word info      
87 to swell word info huhuŋa swell 7  
88 to squeeze word info tatau squeeze 13  
89 to hold word info pipiki hold 56  
90 to dig keŋi dig 1  
91 to buy      
92 to open, uncover      
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info      
95 to fall word info toiho fall 14  
95 to fall word info to fall 14  
96 dog tokitoki dog    
97 bird manu bird 1  
98 egg hua egg 5  
99 feather huŋu feather 1  
100 wing kapakau wing 1, 59  
101 to fly ŋeŋe fly 11  
101 to fly ŋaŋo fly - insect?    
102 rat kioŋe rat 12  
102 rat kimoa rat 14  
103 meat/flesh kanoŋuku meat/flesh 14  
104 fat/grease momona fat/grease 1, 65  
105 tail siku tail 13  
106 snake ŋāta snake 12  
107 worm (earthworm)      
108 louse word info kutu louse 1  
108 louse word info ŋie louse egg    
109 mosquito namu mosquito 1  
110 spider gomiti spider    
111 fish ika fish 1  
111 fish kaui fish    
112 rotten word info māseʔi rotten    
113 branch word info ŋaʔa branch    
114 leaf ŋau leaf 1  
115 root aka root 2  
116 flower laka flower 38  
117 fruit hua fruit 1  
118 grass mutie grass 13  
119 earth/soil keŋe earth 10  
120 stone hatu stone 1  
121 sand one sand 1  
122 water word info bai water 2  
123 to flow mimiŋo flow    
124 sea moana sea 10  
124 sea tai sea 1  
125 salt      
126 lake      
127 woods/forest mouku bush 66?  
128 sky ŋaŋi sky 1  
129 moon māhina moon 37, 5  
130 star hetuʔu star 1  
131 cloud word info ʔao cloud 12  
132 fog poʔao fog 36  
133 rain ʔua rain 1  
134 thunder hatutiŋi thunder 14  
135 lightning ʔuiŋa lightning 2  
136 wind oko wind    
137 to blow word info aŋi blow 8  
137 to blow word info gubi blow    
138 warm word info mahana warm 1, 72  
139 cold word info ŋoŋohi cold 10  
140 dry word info mamala dry 1  
141 wet sūʔia wet 11  
142 heavy mamaha heavy 46, 67  
143 fire ahi fire 1  
144 to burn word info beŋa burn    
144 to burn word info tutu burn 6  
145 smoke word info auahi smoke 2  
146 ash ŋehu ashes 67  
147 black ʔuŋi black 7  
148 white susuŋu white    
149 red uŋa red 13  
150 yellow heŋo yellow 11  
151 green ʔusiʔusi green 61?  
152 small miʔimeʔa small 35  
153 big huaʔeha big 13  
154 short word info pulu short 3  
155 long word info ŋoa long 12  
156 thin word info mānihi thin 1  
157 thick word info mātoŋu thick 3  
158 narrow      
159 wide      
160 painful, sick masaki sick 1  
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info matuʔa old (person) 1  
162 old word info tauiku old (person) 44  
162 old word info poepoe old (thing) 49  
162 old word info bebe old (thing) 46  
163 new hoʔou new 1  
164 good ŋaoi good 58  
165 bad, evil māseʔi bad 42, 1?  
166 correct, true ŋaoi correct    
166 correct, true māʔoŋi correct    
167 night po night 1  
168 day ao day 1, 54  
169 year gapu year    
170 when? word info ʔaso hea when? 27, 5  
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info      
173 at i at 1  
174 in, inside ite in x  
175 above      
176 below ŋaŋo below 8?  
177 this nei this 1  
178 that      
179 near hetaiaki near 43  
180 far mamaʔo far 13  
181 where? word info ihea where? 3, 35  
182 I koau I (1sg) 1, 21  
183 thou kokoe you (2sg) 1  
184 he/she koia he 1  
185 we word info kitāua we (1du.incl) 1, 29  
185 we word info kimātou we (1pl.excl) 2, 39  
185 we word info kitātou we (1pl.incl) 1, 39  
185 we word info kimāua we (1du.excl) 2, 29  
186 you tau your (2sg.poss) x  
186 you tou your (2sg.poss) x  
186 you toʔoutou your (2pl.poss) x  
186 you kouŋua you (2du) x  
186 you koutou you (2pl) 16  
187 they kiŋāua they (3du) x  
187 they kiŋatou they (3pl) 1, 19  
188 what? word info tia what? 1  
188 what? word info nia what? 1  
189 who? word info koai who? 1  
190 other      
191 all      
192 and kae and 1  
192 and ma and 2  
193 if poi if 18  
194 how? word info ko hea how? 11  
195 no, not siʔai no 10, 83  
196 to count tau count 8  
197 One word info tasi one 14, 48  
198 Two word info ŋua two 1  
199 Three word info toŋu three 1  
200 Four word info four 1, 66  
201 Five word info ŋima five 1  
202 Six word info ono six 1  
203 Seven word info hitu seven 1  
204 Eight word info baŋu eight 3  
205 Nine word info iba nine 5, 66  
206 Ten word info katoa ten 10  
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info ŋau one hundred 2  
210 One Thousand word info mano one thousand 2  

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