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

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