Rawang – English


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paloc.n:side; locational noun for direction.Rvmè yapa.'This side of the river.'Vgwépa.'Left side.'=lap, nv̀m4.5Location
pá2v.i:multiply; hatch or give birth to more than ten in numbers.Kasè gvzà páe.'Give birth to many chicks.'Exclusively with animate nouns.
pà1interr:which, what.Pà íe ló. 'What is it?' Or 'What's the matter?'Pà èwàòe.'What are you doing.'May change to high tone for emphasis.9.2.3.4Question wordspà dvràinterr:what sort of, what kind of thing it is.pá1adv:What! (emphatic form).=pàpàdøinterr:how.pàdøráinterr:nothing else.'what' + 'manner' + 'again'pàgøinterr:whatever.'what' + 'also'pànø pàrìn:all sort of things.pànøpàn:all sorts of things.pànøt mànøtn:without worry.Pànøt mànøt ngaqshìe.'He is idly sitting, without worries.'=dòshú dògà, ngoqshì ngoqlàpàshaqíadv:how much.Vsv̀ngrì pàshaqí dvshà ráì.'How poor these people can be.'pàwáinterr:why.Pàwá mèdi.'Why are you not going?''what' + 'do'pàwálv́m waniconj:the reason why.'what' + 'do' + PUR + 'say' + 'only'
pà2part:instrumentative nominalizer; that one V, that thing V.Dvtutnò pà.'The thing you connect.'Tvnuò pà.'The thing used for pointing.'Lo mvhèe lánò pà íe.'(They) probably think we are anxious to go home.'<pà 'thing'Used in construction with copula to show uncertainty ('probably, maybe')9.2.9.1Verb affixes
pamn:bristly millipede.Polyxenus lagurus.
pàmvràn:1common greeting expression.Shvngbe sv̀ng pàmvrà.'I greet you all.'Svra gvbàpè sv̀ng pàmvrà vlv́mò nøng.'Let me go and say Hi to the great teacher.'5.5.1.4.3Greet2be well or healthy.Vkàng za we pàmvrà íapmì.'My grandfather was sicked, but now (he) recovered.'Dènila nø nøngmaq rvp shvngbe pàmvrà íshàe.'These days, we, all the family members, are keeping well.'
pan1v.i:look for, search.Phangring dialect.
pán1vpánv.i:1quick, fast, alert.Vpán we tiqgǿ íe.'He is very alert/active person.'4.4.8.1Quick2quick in learning, understanding situations well.Pòngkwang nø shá vpáne.'Phongkhwang is quick in learning.'4.4.8.1Quickpán vshatadv:be alert, stay alert, active.Pán vshat èwáshì.'Stay alert.'
paq1v.i:astringent, like unripe persimmons.=chaq6.3.3Tastepaqgun:tender tea leaf.paqkán:tea (plain tea).'astringent' + 'bitter'=shvpaqpaqkágwìnn:teacup.'astringent' + 'bitter' + 'mug'paqlvpn:tea.<Jp.paqshoqn:tea leaf.
paq2n:rice stew.<Jp.2.2.3Types of food
paq3onmonomatopoeic adverb; the sound of tapping.Wegǿ paq dègangò.'Strike that man.'9.2.11Onomatopoeic
paq4vpaq2v.i:stick, glue.=vsaq7.5.2.2Stick together
paq5vpaq3v.t:cover, conceal.Shǿngsvprìí nàpaqò.'Cover (them) with leaves.'7.3.7Cover
paq6vpaq4v.t:beat (with flat object).
paq7vpaq1v.t:cut up (outer layer) of log.Shǿnggùng lòng paqòe.'Cut up (the outer layer) of log.'=chaq7.8.4Tear, rip
paq8vpaq5n:cliff.vpraq in Tangsarr dialect and vpyaq in Ramethi dialect.=saq
paqbǿrn:beetle.=hø̀bǿr1.6.1.7Insect
paqchérn:butterfly.1.6.1.7Insect
paqchokn:type of bird.=nemv̀nmè1.6.1.2Bird
paqdv̀ngn:yoke.3.2.8Agricultural tool
paqmúmn:ashes.=shvmúm2.5.5What fires produce
paqnø̀nn:blanket.=gv́dòng2.3.4Clothes for special occasions