Rawang – English


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sa1v.t:wait.Vsv̀ngrìí modo saòe.'People are waiting for the car.'sangv.i. ~ v.t:first person singular form of sa 'wait'. It is a combination of sa+-ng 'verbal suffix of first person singular participant' =sang. Svrapè sv̀ng sangòe. 'I'm waiting for the teacher.'Nà sv̀ng sange.'I'm waiting for you.'Vpè sv̀ng sangòe'I am waiting for my father.'
sa2n:bird, fowl.1.6.1.2Birdsadv̀ngn:bird's nest.Sadv̀ng mvnuq mvdaq.'Do not pick the bird's nest.''bird' + 'nest'salóng sasønn:various birds.samèn:bird; pheasant.'bird' + AUGsasèn:small bird.'bird' + DIMsasønn:small or tiny bird.Sasøn tiqgosè vlange.'One tiny bird is flying.'sazànn:type of bird.sazømken:bird; grey bushchat.
sa3v.t:onomatopoeic adverb; used with the verb làng 'leave'.Bvnlì sa làngbǿà.'Suddenly (he) left the work.'Kamà goí kasèrì sv̀ng sa làngapmà.'The hen left the chicks.'
sáclf:classifier for counting cultivated fields.Gwe sá.'Taro field.'Mvlǿngsá/shǿngsá.'Natural forest.'It follows name of any crop except corn or rice; also used for forest.9.2.7Classifiers
sán:marker of a past time period, usually occurs before a time period, but can be used alone.Sáyaq.'That day one or two week ago.'Sá rvmàng.'Long long ago.'4.4.1.7Eraságín:yesterday.<Wadamkhaung dailect.ságíyaqn:yesterday evening, last night.Ságíyaq vgi gvzà jue.'Last night the dogs barked so much.'=sániyaqsánin:yesterday.Sáni tuqdaqì.'He reached yesterday.''past time period' + 'day'sániyaqn:night before last night.Sániyaq kadøínø̀ mèdira.'Why didn't you come on the night before last night.''yesterday' + 'night'sárvmàngsarvmàngn:long time ago
Sadanpn:Satan.<Eng.1.8.1.1Personal names
sadifigetn:certificate.<Eng.
Sandvmpn:Sandam; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
sansanadv:quickly.Vpè sansan laq lora wa nø vmè shø̀ne.'Mother said for father to come back quickly.'4.4.8.1Quick
sángn:spirit.Sv̀mrérì taqmaq sáng sv̀ng svree.'Some children are afraid of spirit.'sáng jv̀mnan:magnifying glass, lens.'spirit' + 'glass'sángkǿv.t:worship spirits, make sacrifices to Nats.Darì Rvwàngrì nø sángkǿ yv̀ngshà.'Long time ago Rawang practiced spirits' worship.''spirit' + 'worship'Sángsaqpn:Sangsa; name of a Nat.
sàng1vsàngv.t:spread out.7.3.7.3Spread, smear
sàngpòn:ship.=shø̀sàngpòshín:papaya.'ship' +'fruit'
sángtvmán:dragonfly.Sángtvmá tiqgo vlange.'One dragonfly is flying.''spirit' + 'arrow'1.6.1.7Insect
sapbyán:soap.<Bur.2.6Cleaning
saq1vsaq1v.t:stick (a stick) in the ground so it stands upright.=dvsaq7.8.5Make hole, opening
saq2vsaq2n:foxtail millet.Vsaqríq.'Foxtail millet field.'2.2.3.1.1Food from seedssaqtìn:buckwheat.
saq3onmonomatopoeic adverb; used with the verb vmvng 'lose'.Saq vmvnge.'Lost within the blink of an eye.'
saqgàngn:cliff, steep slope.Rvmeti rvgaq nø saqgàng wa íe.'Ramethi land is mountainous.'Matkyung and Phala dialect use 'paq' instead of 'saq'.4.5Locationsaqgàng mvtún:cliff.