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Micronesian Comparative Dictionary

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Old Mapian

18. Old Mapian (10) (Kubary 1889)

ii·‘a sail’ (PCMc: *yuwe)

maa·‘die, lose consciousness’ (PMc: *mate)

ma-ram‘moon’ (PMc: *rama, ma-rama)

(mje)-rak‘season’ (PCMc: *raki)

naha, nahey-nai‘child;, my child;’ (PMc: *natu)

non‘a tree or plant whose root was used as a brown dye’ (i.e., Morinda citrifolia, a possible loan from Kir) (PMc: *ñoñ[iu])

·‘his, her, its’ (PMc: *-ña)

yarmat·‘person, people’ (PMc: *mata, ara-mata)

yuŋ, uŋ·‘house’ (PMc: *umʷa, imʷa)

yya·‘rainbow’ (PWMc: *iyaa)

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