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Language: Minyaifuin (Gebe)

Source/Author:  Blust, from Grace 
Notes:  S.W. of Waigeo 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Penny Keenan  Checked By: Simon Greenhill 
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Classification:  Austronesian:Malayo-Polynesian:Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:Eastern Malayo-Polynesian:South Halmahera-West New Guinea:West New Guinea:Cenderawasih Bay:Raja Ampat 
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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
38 to chew word info      
47 to yawn      
68 needle      
86 to grow word info      
104 fat/grease      
113 branch word info      
126 lake      
132 fog      
144 to burn word info      
158 narrow      
159 wide      
161 shy, ashamed      
162 old word info      
169 year      
170 when? word info      
171 to hide word info      
173 at      
192 and      
193 if      
201 Five word info      
202 Six word info      
203 Seven word info      
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      
1 hand kame   13  
2 left palpal|ima   34  
3 right palpal|cu   15  
4 leg/foot kame pap      
5 to walk -eo      
6 road/path yefen      
7 to come -eo pelima      
8 to turn word info -kawai-      
9 to swim -yas   19  
10 dirty masəlɛmɛt      
11 dust bayap      
12 skin kaini   16  
13 back word info mulɔ   3?  
14 belly hñao   23  
15 bone kalɔŋ      
16 intestines hñainora   1?  
17 liver atai   1  
18 breast sus   1  
19 shoulder kafalɔ   1  
20 to know, be knowledgeable -una   22  
22 to fear -mtait   1  
23 blood la   1  
24 head kutɔ      
25 neck kɔkɔ   32  
26 hair word info kaliñun      
27 nose kahñə-k      
28 to breathe -fa|ñawaya   1  
29 to sniff, smell fiatan   18  
30 mouth kapio      
31 tooth kapio      
32 tongue mamalɔ      
33 to laugh -mnif   3  
34 to cry -tenis   1  
35 to vomit -ɔgɔl   6  
36 to spit -itif      
37 to eat -anan   1  
39 to cook word info -fafɔn      
40 to drink -dom   1?  
41 to bite -kɔŋɔt      
42 to suck -sɔrɔf   15  
43 ear kahña-      
44 to hear lɔŋɔ   1  
45 eye nta   1  
46 to see -em   22  
48 to sleep yenɛf   8  
49 to lie down word info yenɛf   1  
50 to dream masŋel   19  
51 to sit tɔlɔn   1?  
52 to stand tipa      
53 person/human being ñat      
54 man/male man   1  
55 woman/female mapin   1, 51  
56 child awai      
57 husband man   27  
58 wife mapin   5  
59 mother didi      
60 father mam   1, 10  
61 house um   1  
62 thatch/roof yataf   1  
63 name ŋasn|ɔ-   1  
64 to say -of      
65 rope wala   2  
66 to tie up, fasten kapitan   24  
67 to sew word info fakariŋ   22  
69 to hunt word info -sub      
70 to shoot word info -fan   1  
71 to stab, pierce -tɛ      
72 to hit word info -aswa      
73 to steal -lous      
74 to kill -pun   1  
75 to die, be dead -mat   1  
76 to live, be alive -tub      
77 to scratch word info -agag   18  
78 to cut, hack word info -aspei      
79 stick/wood kai   1  
80 to split word info kapau   18  
81 sharp myaŋan   29  
82 dull, blunt kajup      
83 to work word info karajan     L
84 to plant fa|tanam   2  
85 to choose fisa   9  
87 to swell word info papɔtɔn      
88 to squeeze word info kafɔrɔl   26  
89 to hold word info -uta      
90 to dig -alai   1?  
91 to buy -tukal      
92 to open, uncover -ausa   19  
94 to throw word info -tɛ   19  
95 to fall word info -sobi      
96 dog kablei      
97 bird mani   1  
98 egg les      
99 feather gof      
100 wing balmo      
101 to fly -opo   1  
102 rat safsɛf      
103 meat/flesh waŋat   24  
105 tail kahñu      
106 snake bai      
107 worm (earthworm) galawai   1?  
108 louse word info ut   1  
109 mosquito nini   17  
110 spider p|law   1?  
111 fish in   1  
112 rotten word info yebel      
112 rotten word info mjakam   24  
112 rotten word info puno      
114 leaf ka|mun      
115 root ka|wao   8  
116 flower saboko      
117 fruit ka|pio   1?  
118 grass kamun      
119 earth/soil batbat      
120 stone ka|pat   1  
121 sand miñen      
122 water word info wa   2  
123 to flow nderer      
124 sea galgelet      
125 salt gasi   20  
127 woods/forest kamun-alo   29?  
128 sky ŋa      
129 moon pait   16  
130 star cou      
131 cloud word info miɛt      
133 rain miliɛ      
134 thunder lɔlɔ   29  
135 lightning lamlɛm   19  
136 wind mɔrɔ   23  
137 to blow word info nuf      
138 warm word info kapisiɛl      
139 cold word info mijirin   1  
140 dry word info maŋ   1  
141 wet padped      
142 heavy kapiatan      
143 fire yap   1  
145 smoke word info may|as   44  
146 ash ba|yap   16  
147 black karud      
148 white kaɔak      
149 red kasñala      
150 yellow bwɔŋɔl      
151 green hijau   25 L
152 small kali      
153 big pial      
154 short word info kapoto   21  
155 long word info malawas   12?  
156 thin word info kabalal      
157 thick word info kapcit   19  
160 painful, sick -pisi   42  
163 new galawau   9  
164 good piceu      
165 bad, evil      
166 correct, true cu      
167 night op   18  
168 day alwol      
172 to climb word info -sa   1  
174 in, inside i-lalɔ   1  
175 above la-ya      
177 this tɛnɛ   1  
178 that tea      
179 near las   51  
180 far lau   1  
181 where? word info loa      
182 I ane   6  
183 thou auya   9  
184 he/she ia   1  
185 we word info itne   1  
185 we word info amne   2  
186 you mevia      
187 they sia   1  
188 what? word info site      
190 other tepa      
191 all sef      
194 how? word info lewa      
195 no, not ɛnpa   25  
196 to count -tɔŋɔ      
197 One word info pi-sa   1, 23  
198 Two word info pi-lu   1  
199 Three word info pi-tol   1  
200 Four word info pi-fat   1  
189 who? word info siei (<M) 1  
176 below la-pa la-pap? cp rad-pap, 'kebawah',and #4 'leg/foot' 1  
21 to think fikir loan of 22 22 L
93 to pound, beat word info ka|tut or 20? 20  

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