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jòrv.i:1have energy to do.Tvrà dí jòre.'He can walk a long distance.'2overcome.Shìlòng jòrámì.'Overcome death.'jórnònggùnn:power'overcome' <jòr + 'strength'
Jòshápn:Kyausha; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
joshìvjòshìv.i:mumble, talk non-sense.Kà mènàjorshì ni.'Don't talk non-sense.'
joyclf:a measure of weight.Shvlaq tiqjoy.'One viss of salt.'<Shan9.2.7Classifiers
vjøv.i:owe debt.Svrapè sv̀ng shvrv́n vjø rvt v́l mvnàm.'Since I owe debt to my teacher I am uncomfortable to stay.'jøng2vjøngv.i:first person singular from; combinaton of jø + ng =jøng.Dènǿng shvrv́n gvzà vjøngvpmà.'This year I have owed lots of debts.'
jøkv.t:grind, thresh, pestle (medicine).Mv̀ngashí jøk lv́m íe.'Going to grind mustard seed.'Bù jøkngòe.'Grinding walnut.'7.7.6Grindjøkjvkn:threshing machine or machine in general.Jøkkøm tiqlòng rà:nge.'I need one grinding machine.''grind' + 'machine'jøkkømn:grinder.'grind' + 'flat object'
jøm1v.i:burnt (completely).2.5.4Burn
jøm2pn:Bible, scripture.<Jp.1.8.3Name of a thingjømjùngn:Bible school.jøm is a loanword from Jingpho. jùng ⇔ zùng 'school'=Jømzùngjømlègan:Bible.Nivrvm Jømlèga erøòkv̀t ìshø̀t ìgàn lúnshìe.'You will be blessed if you read the Bible every day.'<Jp.
jǿm1v.i:1sweet, taste of nuts.Bù nø jǿme.'The walnuts have a nutty taste.'=gvm, gál6.3.3Taste2good taste.Tì jǿme.'This water tastes good.'
jǿm2v.i:prolapsed.
jø̀mv.i:1mould, shape.Tvlisv́ng dèjø̀mò.'Making the crossbow shaped.'2Complement taking verb; use to, be habituted to V.Wepè nø kà mvgv́m wa shǿn jø̀mpè íe.'That person is already habituated to speak out bad words only.'In V-V structure, if the tone of the initial verb is a low tone it changes to a high tone.
jø̀mni jø̀myàn:conveniently.=yuqnì yuqyà, yuqyuq yàyà9.2.12Expression.
jønvjønv.t:work out, find out, make, put nicely (general verb), plan something.Gvsvt vhúng vjøːnòe.'Trying out to do something that is meaningless.'5.2.5Opinion5.2.5.6Attitude
jø̀nkuqn:relatives by marriage.<Jp.8.1.9Kinship
jøng1v.i:cold.Tvwv̀n tì jønge.'Snow water is cold.'=gwit4.3.4.1Cold
jǿngv.i:produce sound, make sound.Getset jǿnge.'Turn on cassette player.'
jø̀ng1v.i:bright, clear, cold.Tì yawàng nø jø̀nge.'This river is clear/clean.'
jø̀ng2vjø̀ngadv:real, authentic.Rvwàngsè vjø̀ng.'Authentic Rawang.'jø̀ngjǿng1adv:really, truly.Jø̀ngjǿng íe.'It's true.'Dìámì, jø̀ngjǿng.'He has gone, really.'Jø̀ngjǿng wvnge.'I am serious 'or 'I am truly saying.'=àngjǿngjǿngkvpadv:authentic, be real.Nvsè jǿngkvp kadø gǿ nàdáe má.'How many children of your own do you have?'
ju1v.i. ~ v.t:bark (of dog).Vgi tiqgo jue.'A dog is barking.'Vgi tiqgoí shǿngtø̀m lòng juòe.'The dog is barking at the tree stump.'1.6.4.3Animal sounds
ju2v.i:die gradually.Wepóng tvwa juapmì.'That bamboo grove dried up.'6.6.6Diejudvjún:thin and bony.Judvjú nvngwà tiqgo.'One skinny cow.'
ju3vjun:reeds.<Bur.