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Tontemboan

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Introduction

Tontemboan is a language of Indonesia. It is spoken in North Sulawesi Province. Minahasa peninsula, northeast coast, southern shore, Amurang bay inland. .

Dialects

Sonder (Matanai, Matana’i-Maore’), Tompaso (Makelai, Makela’i-Maotow).

The Tontemboan Verb

Sample Verbs

to bitekumeret
to blowmaʔrəgəs
to breathemʔasəng
to burnmaʔtunuʔ
to buytumələs
to chewmaʔsəsəp
to choosemaʔpili
to climbsumosor
to comemaʔai
to cookmaʔsiwo
to countmaʔreken
to crymaʔame
to cut, hacktoŋkey
to die, be deadmate
to digkaʔil
to dreamwərən
to drinkmələp
to eatkuman
to falllumətup
to fearmainde
to flowmawayaʔ
to flytumələw
to growtumou
to hearlumingan
to hideyanap
to hitmaʔpankur
to holdtumimboy
to killmapaten
to know, be knowledgeablekeləkan
to laughmaʔkeʔkeʔ
to lie downmangipiʔ
to live, be alivemənounou
to open, uncoverwuka
to plantluməsəw
to pound, beatmaraʔas
to saymaroma
to scratchmaʔkoʔməs
to seemaʔtəkəlo
to sewmawilit
to shootlumutaw
to sitlemukut
to sleepmeʔkel
to sniff, smellmow
to spitrumuraʔ
to splitmaʔkimbeŋ
to squeezeme'mekan
to stab, piercetumopok, tumupu
to standtumulu
to stealrombit
to sucksuməsəp
to swellsuməga
to swimkeŋkeŋ
to thinkmagənang
to throwmaʔwankil
to tie up, fastenwaʔkəsən
to turnmeŋkor
to walkmawayaʔ
to vomitməluaʔ
to workmaʔtawoy
to yawntuməkəl

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