Rawang - English


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1clf:general classifier.Tiqmé.'One kind.'Amé.'This one.'=lòng in Matwang.9.2.7Classifiers
2v.t:adopt.Sv̀mré meshìe.'Adopt a child.'<Lisu
3n:vote.Mé zángòe.'Cast a vote.'<Bur.
1v.t:put spell on or curse someone.Ku mvrìng pèí mèapmà.'The man from that village has put a spell on (him).'
2vmè1n:mother.Vmè loráì.'My mom has come home (or come back).'Nvmè ègòatnò.'Bring your mother.'Nvngshv́r àngmè nø Putáo rvgaq vle. 'Nvngsvr's mother lives in Putao.'8.1.9Kinship2clf:classifier for counting number of females or mothers.Chø̀m wa shǿːmò we tiqmè rá vle.'There is one who always sweeps the house.'Ngànímè sv̀ng lo mvhèe lánò pà íe. 'They probably think we (mother and daughter) are in a hurry to go back.'Vnímèmè shvdvt íe.'Both women were barren.'Svmàré tiqsémè.'One old woman.'9.2.7Classifiers3n:augmentative.Bóymè shòrkung dó lv́m dvduatnà.'They have arranged to provide food for the big celebration.'Lìpòngmè.'The big meeting.'9.2.9.2Noun affixesmèrungn:big thing.<Mangrung dialect.
3n:common syllable which appears to indicate wild animal or meat of wild animals.But never used by itseft as a noun.mèdán:portion of share for the one who killed the animal.Àngkàng mèdá lòng kadø èwà bǿshà.'What have you done with the meat-share for the owner.'mèkø̀n:large wild animal.Mèkø̀ tiqgo wvpdárà.'They have shot a giant animal.'mèsin:Rawang traditional dish; cooked mixing dried meat and beans together.mèzø̀n:parts of a butchered animal given to relatives.The Rawang's have a custom of sharing the meat of any animal that is killed, cut into equal portions for everyone, and this meat is called mèzø̀.
mèbangn:bamboo.1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
mèbèn:type of taro.2.2.3.1.5Food from roots
mèbì mèbaqn:to and fro.=batnì battv́ng9.2.12Expression.
mèbv̀nn:migration; pilgrimage.mèbv̀n mvshǿln:migration story.'migration' +'story'
Mekaqpn:Mekha, one of the main rivers of Kachin State.1.8.2.3Names of rivers
mèkaqshín:bitter small eggplant.=karùng2.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables
Mékongpn:Mekong (river).1.8.2.3Names of rivers
Mèlutpn:Melut; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Mèlvpipn:Melapi; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
mémé waadv:lunacy; insance.Mémé wa mvdǿmshìvpmì.'(He) became a lunatic and unconcious.'
Memyuqpn:Maymyo.1.8.2.6Names of cities
mènóngn:worm that lives in vlé and bamboo plant, parent has shell and wings.=bènóng1.6.1.7Insect
Mènóngpn:Menaung; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
mènǿngn:kind of large palm tree.1.5.1Tree
mèpvngn:after, later, behind.Mèpvngø.'After that.'Mèpvngpvng sv̀ne.'Immediately following.'<pvng 'down'mèpvng mèyv̀ngn:later days, days in the future.mèpvngkaq dvjaqv.i:turn one's head to the back.Mèpvngkaq sv̀ng mèdejaqni.'Do not turn your head back.''back' + DIR + 'look at'mèpvngnin:three days from now.'after' + 'day'