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Language: Yamdena

Source/Author:  Blust, from Drabbe 
Notes:  Drabbe, P. (1926). Speakkunst der Jamdeensche taal. Gravenhage: Martinus Nijhoff 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Peng Du  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern:Central Malayo-Polynesian:Southeast Maluku:Kei-Tanimbar:Yamdena 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
1 hand lime   1  
2 left bayal      
3 right fian      
4 leg/foot eme      
5 to walk n-mban   2?  
5 to walk fala   2?  
5 to walk laye      
6 road/path dalamtene   32  
7 to come n-ma   1  
8 to turn word info balik   8  
9 to swim n-kawal      
10 dirty kini      
10 dirty nise      
10 dirty na-rai   1  
11 dust      
12 skin kulit   1  
13 back word info burit      
14 belly kambu   2  
15 bone duri   2  
16 intestines kambu      
17 liver ate   1  
18 breast susu   1  
19 shoulder ba|bara|n   1  
19 shoulder slyape      
20 to know, be knowledgeable na-fai      
21 to think na-daun      
21 to think n-kambar      
21 to think n-kolak      
22 to fear na-k-lele      
22 to fear taut   1  
23 blood dare   1  
24 head ulu   1  
25 neck nawe      
25 neck manuk      
26 hair word info buke   1  
27 nose iri-n   1  
28 to breathe reke      
28 to breathe sa|nawe   1  
29 to sniff, smell n-aŋat      
30 mouth susuke      
31 tooth nife   1  
32 tongue kéri   35  
33 to laugh n-malip   3  
34 to cry n-tasiŋ (<m) 1  
35 to vomit n-lomb      
35 to vomit n-lokan      
35 to vomit n-mut   1  
36 to spit n-sirik      
37 to eat n-ane   1  
38 to chew word info n-kakit      
39 to cook word info na-dane      
40 to drink énum   1  
41 to bite n-karat   1  
42 to suck n-sus   1  
42 to suck n-wokut   1  
43 ear tliŋe   1  
44 to hear n-deŋar   1  
45 eye mate   1  
46 to see n-keban      
47 to yawn n-maup   1  
48 to sleep owe      
49 to lie down word info leŋan      
49 to lie down word info narwa (sub rwaje)    
50 to dream mefi   1  
51 to sit na-m-toran   1  
52 to stand na-m-dir   1  
53 person/human being tomwate   1, 66  
54 man/male mérwane   1  
55 woman/female bate   5  
56 child anak   1  
57 husband sawe   2  
58 wife sawe   1  
59 mother ene   1  
60 father ame   1  
61 house dase      
62 thatch/roof epat buŋan   9  
62 thatch/roof dafat   9  
63 name ŋare   1  
64 to say n-bét      
64 to say na-boti      
64 to say n-falak      
64 to say n-otar      
65 rope tali   1  
66 to tie up, fasten n-ndare      
66 to tie up, fasten n-kele      
67 to sew word info n-bibis      
67 to sew word info n-sot      
68 needle ndirin      
68 needle ndume      
69 to hunt word info n-bes      
69 to hunt word info na-nau      
69 to hunt word info na-yaf      
69 to hunt word info na-tian      
70 to shoot word info n-fanak   1  
71 to stab, pierce n-susuk   1  
72 to hit word info na-babal   4  
72 to hit word info n-falu (to hammer) 1  
73 to steal naŋe   31?  
74 to kill n-fen   6  
75 to die, be dead n-mat   1  
76 to live, be alive n-morip   1  
77 to scratch word info n-kér   49  
77 to scratch word info ramas   1?  
78 to cut, hack word info n-lolan      
78 to cut, hack word info n-tetak   3  
79 stick/wood kai   1  
80 to split word info n-bindar      
80 to split word info n-rak      
80 to split word info n-siye      
80 to split word info n-wak      
81 sharp ta-tariŋ[ʔ]   1  
82 dull, blunt ŋai      
83 to work word info n-karya   7  
83 to work word info n-lambat      
84 to plant n-tanam   2  
84 to plant n-tabat   2  
85 to choose na-fili   1  
86 to grow word info na-slyai      
87 to swell word info bare   1  
88 to squeeze word info n-feras   1  
89 to hold word info n-ŋuŋum      
90 to dig mbuam      
90 to dig na-kal   1  
91 to buy n-sélir      
92 to open, uncover na-bandil      
93 to pound, beat word info n-kalap      
93 to pound, beat word info n-loli      
93 to pound, beat word info n-sambuk      
94 to throw word info jai   8  
94 to throw word info yébas      
95 to fall word info n-fuf      
95 to fall word info n-lol      
96 dog asu   1  
97 bird manik   1  
98 egg      
99 feather fulu-n   1  
100 wing slyape      
101 to fly n-turim      
102 rat kawat      
103 meat/flesh isi   31  
104 fat/grease minak   1  
105 tail ikur   1  
106 snake kasi      
107 worm (earthworm) laraksindak      
107 worm (earthworm) ombak-nduam      
108 louse word info kutu   1  
109 mosquito ninik   17  
110 spider lawak spiderweb 1  
111 fish ian   1  
112 rotten word info n-ber   1  
112 rotten word info n-mbusuk   56  
112 rotten word info n-lor   1  
113 branch word info saŋe   2  
114 leaf done   1  
115 root wakar   2  
116 flower fusi   5  
117 fruit buwe   1  
118 grass mbese      
119 earth/soil ombak      
120 stone bati   1  
121 sand knjai      
122 water word info wéye   2  
123 to flow n-lale      
124 sea tasik   1  
125 salt sire   1  
126 lake      
127 woods/forest alas   1  
128 sky laŋit   1  
129 moon bulan   1  
130 star ftune   1  
131 cloud word info mutan   6  
132 fog lobe      
133 rain udan   1  
134 thunder ndundum   8  
135 lightning fitik   34  
136 wind mnaur      
137 to blow word info n-oup      
138 warm word info mé-fanas   1  
139 cold word info ma-ndirun   1  
139 cold word info ma-rindin   1  
140 dry word info ma-ŋrétu      
141 wet na-mbetan   8  
142 heavy ma-bérat   1  
143 fire au   1  
144 to burn word info apu      
145 smoke word info m|asu   2  
146 ash afu   1  
147 black me-metam   1  
148 white ma-futi   1  
149 red na-méméye   1?  
150 yellow laktéru      
151 green laktéru      
151 green lakwatan      
151 green lalatu      
152 small ma-rumat      
152 small kaianak      
153 big silai      
154 short word info ma-buwe      
155 long word info mé-lawas   9  
156 thin word info baianak      
156 thin word info mba-nisik   1  
157 thick word info      
158 narrow mbalole      
158 narrow ta-ŋowe      
158 narrow ta-ŋora      
159 wide me-labar   1  
160 painful, sick na-maninik      
161 shy, ashamed n-meat   1  
161 shy, ashamed télan   1  
162 old word info ma-kene      
162 old word info tuwet      
163 new      
164 good mone      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true botuan      
166 correct, true diat      
167 night ndondam   11  
168 day lere cp.line+linaw 'calw' 24  
169 year ŋarak   3  
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info na-mudim      
172 to climb word info n-faŋat      
172 to climb word info n-kafar      
173 at na or 20? 13  
174 in, inside dalam   1  
175 above das      
176 below bab   1  
177 this iye   1?  
178 that [a]né   1  
178 that [a]no   1  
179 near losir      
180 far lolo      
181 where? word info      
182 I yaku   1  
183 thou ko[u]   1  
184 he/she iye   1  
185 we word info kite   1  
185 we word info kami   2  
186 you kmi   13  
186 you mire      
187 they sir[e]   1  
188 what? word info safe   1  
189 who? word info isé   1  
190 other sa      
191 all fere      
191 all monuk      
192 and ma   2  
193 if keta      
194 how? word info farpe      
195 no, not tate   4  
195 no, not to   4  
196 to count n-yaki   6  
197 One word info lese   1  
197 One word info sa   1  
198 Two word info duwe   1  
199 Three word info tél   1  
200 Four word info fat   1  
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info fitu   1  
204 Eight word info      
205 Nine word info      
206 Ten word info      
207 Twenty word info      
208 Fifty word info      
209 One Hundred word info      
210 One Thousand word info      

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