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Language: Lakkja (Jinxiu)

Source/Author:  Mao Zongwu, et. al. 
Notes:  毛宗武, 蒙朝吉, 郑宗泽 / Mao Zongwu, Meng Chaoji, Zheng Zongze. 瑤族语言简志 / Yao zu yu yan jian zhi [A Sketch of the Languages of the Yao People]. 民族出版社: 新華書店发行 / Min zu chu ban she: Xin hua shu dian fa xing, 1982.

The Jinxiu (金秀) dialect is used. The tones are:
1 = /51/
2 = /231/
3 = /24/
4 = /11/
5 = /55/
6 = /214/
7 = /24/ (long), /55/ (short)
8 = /11/ (long), /24/ (short)
 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
Statistics: 
  • Total Data: 198
  • Number of Retentions:
  • Number of Loans: 25
 
Classification:  Tai-Kadai:Kam-Tai:Lakkja 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand mie2   1  
2 left kjei3   47  
3 right wa2   1  
4 leg/foot puk7   41  
5 to walk a:m4      
5 to walk pai1 to go    
6 road/path tsa:ŋ1   1?  
7 to come taŋ2      
7 to come ten6 to arrive    
8 to turn word info      
9 to swim      
10 dirty      
11 dust      
12 skin pei2 Chinese   L
13 back word info ai2 poŋ2      
14 belly kja:i3 po:ŋ2      
15 bone kwot7      
16 intestines kja:i3      
17 liver tap7      
18 breast nɛ:n3      
19 shoulder kan3 jwie5      
20 to know, be knowledgeable hji:u3      
21 to think fie:ŋ3      
22 to fear hɛ1      
23 blood lie:t8      
24 head kjɛu1 *k- prefix    
25 neck kan3 ɛn1      
26 hair word info kjom2 *k- prefix    
27 nose naŋ1      
28 to breathe      
29 to sniff, smell ŋ ̥jut7      
30 mouth tei3 Chinese   L
31 tooth wan2      
32 tongue ŋwa2   2  
33 to laugh hɛ:m3      
34 to cry piẽ1      
35 to vomit jok7      
36 to spit phu:i1      
37 to eat tsen1      
38 to chew word info ŋ ̥jai3      
39 to cook word info to3      
40 to drink ho:p7 Chinese   L
41 to bite kat7      
42 to suck      
43 ear kan3 ja2      
44 to hear thɛŋ5      
45 eye pla1      
46 to see lo:m1      
46 to see lɛm4      
47 to yawn      
48 to sleep hep7      
49 to lie down word info      
50 to dream hwɛ:n1 hep7   1?  
51 to sit niŋ5      
52 to stand ju:n1 Chinese   L
53 person/human being ŋjun2      
54 man/male lak8 kjei1      
55 woman/female lak8 kjã:u3      
56 child nuŋ4 jei4      
57 husband lak8 kjei1 = man/male    
58 wife lak8 kjã:u3 = woman/female    
59 mother pa3      
60 father pɛ5      
61 house lie:k8      
62 thatch/roof      
63 name ja:n1   1  
64 to say tsa:ŋ3 Chinese   L
65 rope kjei1      
66 to tie up, fasten fat7      
67 to sew word info tam3      
68 needle thɛm1      
69 to hunt word info      
70 to shoot word info tsie6 Chinese    
71 to stab, pierce      
72 to hit word info kut7      
73 to steal kjak8      
74 to kill a4      
75 to die, be dead plei1      
76 to live, be alive      
77 to scratch word info      
78 to cut, hack word info tɛ:t8      
78 to cut, hack word info kjam5      
79 stick/wood mi3      
80 to split word info pha:k7      
80 to split word info phik7      
81 sharp ti:m1   1?  
82 dull, blunt      
83 to work word info      
84 to plant      
85 to choose tsɛ:n3      
86 to grow word info bok7 PMP *tu[m]buq 1  
87 to swell word info wok8      
88 to squeeze word info      
89 to hold word info ti2      
90 to dig kwa:k7      
90 to dig wɛ:t7 Chinese   L
91 to buy wei4 to sell: plɛ1    
92 to open, uncover ha:i1 Chinese   L
93 to pound, beat word info      
94 to throw word info hwit7      
95 to fall word info pla5      
96 dog khwõ1      
97 bird mlok7 PMP *manuk 1  
98 egg lo:m6      
99 feather kjɛ:ŋ1      
100 wing wie:t8      
101 to fly pon5      
102 rat kji:u3      
103 meat/flesh mom6      
104 fat/grease ka:u1 animal fat    
105 tail      
106 snake ŋjie2      
107 worm (earthworm) tu2 wĩ:n1      
108 louse word info ŋwan1 body louse; no word given for head louse    
109 mosquito tu2 tsi:m5      
110 spider pa:ŋ4 khjo1      
111 fish phla1 cf. Kavalan "pulaw"    
112 rotten word info      
113 branch word info tshẽ5      
114 leaf wa1      
115 root kan1      
116 flower huə1 Chinese   L
117 fruit nam5 tsen1      
118 grass kja:k7      
119 earth/soil nai2      
120 stone fa:ŋ1   1?  
121 sand sa1 Chinese   L
122 water word info num4 PAN *daNum 1  
123 to flow lei4      
124 sea ha:i3 Chinese   L
125 salt kjie1      
126 lake u2 Chinese   L
127 woods/forest      
128 sky bon1      
129 moon man4 lie:ŋ6 moon, PAN *bulan 1  
129 moon bie:n1 month    
130 star tau3 blet7      
131 cloud word info fa3      
132 fog wan4 u4      
133 rain fen1      
134 thunder toŋ4 pla3      
135 lightning toŋ4 jap8      
136 wind jom2      
137 to blow word info phu3      
138 warm word info khja:n3 hot    
138 warm word info phla:u3 warm    
139 cold word info kjĩ:t7      
140 dry word info hja:u3      
141 wet mɛ:t7      
142 heavy tsak7      
143 fire pu:i1 PAN *Sapuy 1  
144 to burn word info      
145 smoke word info ŋji:n1      
146 ash plɛu4      
147 black lam1      
148 white pie:k8 Chinese   L
149 red ko:ŋ5      
150 yellow ŋ.jie5 begins with a voiceless velar nasal    
151 green jau2      
152 small kjai3      
153 big bok7      
154 short word info kjai4      
155 long word info ai2      
156 thin word info wa:ŋ1      
157 thick word info tsã1      
158 narrow jɛ:p8      
159 wide huə:t7      
160 painful, sick tsɛ:t7 painful    
160 painful, sick piŋ6 sick, Chinese Loan   L
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info lou4 Chinese   L
163 new wãi6      
164 good lai1      
165 bad, evil wa:i6 Chinese   L
166 correct, true tsiŋ5 Chinese   L
167 night blau2 PAN *beʀŋi 1?  
168 day wan2 day    
168 day tau3 wan2 sun    
169 year pei1      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
172 to climb word info pla4      
173 at at7      
174 in, inside tsak7 ou4      
175 above hjie:n1      
175 above mi4 up    
176 below hãn1      
176 below lei4 down    
177 this ni2   1  
178 that ŋan2      
178 that nu2      
179 near tsɛn4      
180 far pa2      
181 where? word info tei4 na6      
182 I tsi1      
183 thou ma2      
184 he/she lak8      
185 we word info tau1 inclusive    
185 we word info ta2 exclusive    
186 you li:u3      
187 they tu6      
188 what? word info lak7 kɛ6      
189 who? word info nɛ4      
190 other lak8 hɛu5 other people    
191 all      
192 and toŋ3 also    
193 if      
194 how? word info      
195 no, not hwãi1      
195 no, not ŋ3      
196 to count fuə:n5      
196 to count ai6      
197 One word info in3      
198 Two word info hou3      
199 Three word info fa:m1 Chinese   L
200 Four word info fei5 Chinese   L
201 Five word info ŋo4 Chinese   L
202 Six word info lok8 Chinese   L
203 Seven word info thet7 Chinese   L
204 Eight word info pa:t7 Chinese   L
205 Nine word info tsɛu3 Chinese   L
206 Ten word info tsep8 Chinese   L
207 Twenty word info ŋĩ6 lep8 Chinese   L
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info pɛ:k7      
209 One Hundred word info wɛ:k7      
210 One Thousand word info thɛ:n1      

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