Rawang – English


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ba1vban:1earth, soil, dirt.Badùng.'Inside the ground.'1.2.2.1Soil, dirt2flat area, plain, field (used in some place names).Gv̀mdìba yv́ng Rvwàngrì vle.'The Rawang people live in Putao plain.'Bòlóngba.'Soccer field.'=dv́m1.2.1.3Plain, plateaubachingbakingn:reddish soil.'soil' + 'red'badùngn:cave, earth hole.'soil' + 'hole'bahoqn:rough soil.'soil' + 'rough'bamùngn:chalk.'soil' +'white'banaqn:back soil.'soil' + 'black'banon:peanut, ground bean.Tìtø̀ng rvt, bano súnrì gvzà gvyaq ké bǿà.'The peanut fields were destroyed by the flood.'=rvgaq nobarvnø̀ngn:tar.'soil' + 'mixed'=gvtdiyabashon:dry land.'soil' + 'plain or chaff'bashúvbashún:manure, fertilize soil.Yahv́ng rvmá nø bashú màvl.'This field doesn't have manure.''soil' + 'fat'
ba2v.t:step over.Sv̀mré gǿí bikchv̀ng baòe.'A child steps over the handbag.'
bá1v.i:enough.Ya dv́ngte nø 10 gǿ dvpvt báe.'This much is enough for 10 people.'Íwe shini vzíng mvbá lè.'But (the population) is not getting increased enough.' Or '(The increase) is not enough!'=luq, rvm
bá2v.i:exhaust, tire.<Jp.6.4.4Tired
bá3vbáv.i:bring along, be included.Vsv̀ng pv̀ngwàsé gǿ v́m lv́m dvpvt vm vshø̀m bong vbáe.'I brought three basketfuls of rice, which is enough to serve fifty people.'Ngàsè Pong gø vbáe.'I brought along my son Phong as well.'7.5.1.2Include
bàv.i:1thin (of paper, cloth).Yapv̀n mèsò nø gvzà bàe.'This kind of paper is very thin.'4.2.3.1Thin thing2thin (as in not many strands)Àng vni bàe. '(She) has thin hair.'3shallow.Tìwàng yazàng nø bàe.'This area of the river is shallow.'4.2.6.5Deep, shallow4sparse.Nongmóng rvgaq nø vsv̀ng gvzà bàe.'Nongmong township is sparsely populated.'bábàsèadv:very thin.Akvt wvnvpmà laqtunrì nø bábàsè íe.'The clothes I bought this time are very thin.''thin' + 'thin' + DIMMust say the first vowel very long for emphasis.
badin:1party.Badi bóy washìe.'(They) are having a party.'<Eng.2group.Àngmaq tiqbadi wáshìe.'They form one party.'=mvdò
bakisì1bakisø̀mn:tomato.Kvntì yv́ng bakisì èzángò.'Put a tomato into the gravy.'<Jp. 'bahkrisi'2.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables
bál1v.i:1thirsty, crave.Tì bále.'Thirsty for water.'Dvbál kéòe.'Makes one thirsty.'2.2.2.5Hungry, thirsty2long for, have desire, can't wait.Nà sv̀ng vhøm lv́m gvzà bále.'I long for seeing you.'
bàlvbàlv.i:separate (of people).=vkang
baliqn:Pali, high register language.Mv̀ngrùng kà taqø nø gø̀mwòy kà, baliq kà, mvlúng íwe í rvt nø̀ mèsíngdánø̀ng.'Because Mangrung language has more poetic and high register words, you will not understand.'<Bur.5.5.3Language
bam1v.i:wrap around.Shaqrémè nø nv̀nnv̀n vgo bamshìe.'The old lady always wrap her head.'
bam2vbamv.i:interrupt, interfere.Shaqrérì kàshø̀n yv́ng vbamshìe.'(He) interferes while older people talking.'
baminénv.i:permanent.Morsin nø baminén vl lv́m zí yàngà'Morrison was given-permit to stay permanently.'<Eng.
bamkév.t:bring out, be included.We tvrà shø̀nì kèní svrapè gø vbamkéatnòe.'If we talk about that, it will bring out the teacher's problem as well.
banv.i:heal, recover (from an illness).Záyv̀ng ban lúngì.'Start to recover from an illness.'Vpong nø kaqlìí za we banapmì.'Aphong has now recovered from malaria.'6.5.1.1Recover from sickness
bàn1n:generation, period of time or era.Kàgvp ànglí bàntaq Moshií Israelrì svng shøːl yàngà.'In the Old Testament era Moses led the Israelites.'Englikrìí èøp yv̀ngshà we bàn taq.'During the English colonial ruling period.'4.4.1.7Era
bàn2n:plate.Bànte gø̀m taq v́mpà èdoò.'Scoop the rice on a larger plate.'Bànrì èzálòǃ'Do the dishes.' <Jp. 2.2.2.8Eating utensil
bánbánadv:bushy.Bánbán wa rìí tì shøòe.'They use bushes to stop the water flow.'=shøqshøq1.5.2Bush, shrub
bànchvtn:problem.Dènila shvngø̀mré vdòng bànchvt gvzà vle.'These days there are many problems within the Church.'=dvkà8.4.2.1Problem
bang1clf:numerical classifier used in counting sections or large pieces.Àngbang àngbang gø dvbøpmámòe.'It can be also fermented as a cluster.'9.2.7Classifiers
bang2v.i:weak, feeble.Svrí bangì nø mvchá dv́rshà.'We were over hungry and tired.
bàngvbàngloc.n:right (as opposed to left).Vbàng pà.'Right hand.'Vbàng lap.'Right side.'4.5.2.3Right, left