Rawang – English


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ma1v.t:conceal, deny someone or something, not say the truth about something or someone else.Mashìe.'Conceal the truth.'Àngsèpè ganiya wáshìlòng vsv̀ngí laq mvsháò dø maòe.'(The parents) concealed their son's addiction to drugs from others.'má1v.t:hide (something).Máshìdán gvsøpme.'Play a hiding game.'We dvgvp Mvkangvyáí nø waqsharì nø kayv́ng nø kayv́ng mákéò.'That time Makhangya hid pig meat in various places.'máshìv.i:hide oneself.Tvwa sá yv́ng máshìe.'Hiding oneself at a bamboo field.'máshìràn:shelter.=máshì shvràmashìv.i:hide secret.
ma2má3v.t:hurt by stinging sting (of wasps).Kwáí marae.'The bee will bite.'Kwá vshø̀mgoí má bǿà.'(He) was stung by three bees.'Changes to a high tone before -ì, -à and -ò.1.6.4Animal actions
ma3n:gentle, polite.Vnvng nø ma wasè íwe tiqmè íe.'Ah Nang is someone who is gentle.'
má1ma1máshìhide oneself.máshìràshelter.
má2part:marker which occurs utterance finally to mark the statement as a question.Àng bø̀ng Yosep íe má.'Is his name Joseph?'In some cases, it can appear before the verb, particular with Daru dialect.9.2.9.1Verb affixes
mà1v.t:plough, till the land.Koná màòe.'Ploughing (in) a field.'3.2.2.2Plow a field
mà2vmàkin:1mother.Vmà loráì.'Mother has returned.'Damang, Rawangthang, southern Ramethi dialect form; vmà paired with vtà, can be used with possessive prefix (vtà etc.) or nøng: nøngmà 'our (my) mother'.=mè8.1.9Kinship2classifier for she or female animal.Kamà go.'The hen.'Waqmà tiqgo.'One sow.'9.2.7Classifiers
mà3pro:-ever, so forth.gvlà, mvwà, engvlit, vmerigan, kayv́ng màyv́ngø gø wedø vtóng nø vdè vtóng vle.'Indians, Chinese, English, Americans, anyplace have their own traditions.'Vgo màgo vgvplóngshà.'We even have a notch on our heads.'Kagǿ màgǿ.'Whoever.'
mà-mv-mànvpugly.màpánmentally slow.màpǿcheap, inexpensive.màráuneven, rough, coarse.màrúmclose to, near, not far.màrvnaqshallow.màtabusy.
màámván:mute person.Mary nø màá í rvt àng sv̀ng mvré za ràe.'You should be kind to Mary because she is dumb.'NEG + 'open'6.5.4.4Mute
Machitpn:Machit; place name.1.8.2.1Names of villages
Màkwásápn:Makhwasa; place name.1.8.2.1Names of villages
maln:footprint.Hímal tee.'It is a large footprint.'Tvrà yv́ng kàngmal yv̀ngdv́rshà.'On the way we saw a tiger's footprint.'
malin:gardener.<Bur.
Malungdvmpn:Malungdam; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
malvgan:guava.Lò malvgashí ámì.'Let's have the guava fruits.'<Bur.1.5.7Fruits
Mamøn:village's name.
mán1v.i:profectic words.Svràpè shø̀nkà nø máne.'The teacher has profectic words. Or What the teacher predicts/says come true.'=rǿ
mànvmànv.i:wander, be lost, disappear, vanish.Tvrà vmàne.'Lose your way, be lost (not intentional).'