Rawang – English


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la1vlav.t:1come down, descend.Rvgaqtø̀m lashìdaqì.'(He) came down to earth.'2drop.Vbø laòe.'Drop paddy (for planting).'7.2.2.5.1Fall3left behind, forget.Dv̀nggúng vlashì ráì.'He has forgotten his bag.'
la2clf:numeral classifier for section."Pvngla dvgǿ nø yébǿshà é,” wae wa.'"(We) finished the lower parts of the house", they told (him), it is said.'9.2.7Classifiers
la3part:marker which occurs after nominal classifier to mark plurality.Nvngàré gǿla.'A number of men.'Rvshà tiqgola.'A number of monkeys.'Usually it refers to three of four items.9.2.9.2Noun affixes
la4n:time word, month.Shvngøt lagø̀m alòe.'It is called the seventh month.'
lá1v.t:look for, find.Vsv̀ng tiqgǿí Vnvng sv̀ng láòe.'Someone is looking for Anang.'Àng v́m lv́m lávme.'He searched for food for himself.'7.6.1Search
lá2clf:male gender marker for animals.1.6.7Male and female animals9.2.7Classifiersgilán:male dog.'dog' + 'male'waqlán:boar (male pig).'pig' + 'male'
lá3part:tag question marker.Àng die lá.'(He) is going, isn't he?'Sharø wa íe lá.'Is that true, it is only bone.'9.2.9.1Verb affixes
lá4adv:again.Todø lá èwàò.'Do (it) again the same as before.'=rá
làvlàkin:sister-in-law (brother's wife, husband's sister), brother-in-law (sister's husband, wife's brothers), niece (maternal uncle's or paternal aunty's children).Vlà Pong'My brother-in-law/cousin Aphong.'Vlà Nvng.'My sister-in-law Anang.'It requires one of the possessive prefixes v-, nv-, àng-.8.1.9Kinshiplàmèvlàmèkin:sister-in-law (brother's wife, husband's sisters).Vlàmè nø zùng svra íe.'My sister-in-law is a school teacher.'làpèvlàpèkin:brother-in-law.
Labopn:Labau; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
ladv́ngpart:marker which occurs after nominals to mark the probability or suggestion of the N.Diwe ladv́ng íni.'Suppose they go?'Ó kapv̀n ladv́ng íe má.'Oh, what kind is it?''in case' + 'probability'9.6.3Discourse markers
Lagangpn:Lagang; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Lagopn:Lagau; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Lagonpn:Lagaun; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Lagrvngpn:Lagrang; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
lakv.i:proud.
làkø̀n:plough, ploughshare.Làkø̀ka èwàvtnò.'Bring the plough here.'3.7.1.2Digging toollàkø̀shàn:ploughshare.Nayáshìé làkø̀shà gvzà dée.'Mind the ploughshare, it is very sharp.''plough' + 'tooth'
Lakrvppn:Lakhrap; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
làkùnn:threshing ground.
lalaadv:greasy, oily.Yalòng nø lala wawe tiqlòngíe.'This one is slippery.'
lala waonmonomatopoeic word; the sound of La La.Lala wae.'Singing "La La" a song.'9.2.11Onomatopoeic
làmn:side, time.Wekvt nø Krvngkú làm yv́ng zòng poqa yàngà.'And then in the Khrangkhu region (he) started a school.'Dvhà làmí mvsiq se leke nø..,'In the summer, (he) trapped small birds...,'Zv̀nggálàm.'Winter season.' Or 'During the time of winter.'<Jp.9.2.9.2Noun affixes