Rawang - English


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Muqpn:Mu; name of a Nat.1.8.4Name of Nat or Divine being
muqhèn:scorpion.Muqhèí kera kvt shìra pv̀n íe.'One can die if bitten by scorpion.'1.6.1.7Insect
muqhǿmquant:(do or own something) together.Lvgongriq tiqhv́ng muqhǿm wàámì.'Let's make a corn field together to share.'8.1.5Unity
muqjon:altar.8.9Religion8.9.8.2Place of worship
muqrø̀ngn:soot.
muqshv̀ngkwán:type of plant that grows on a stem of a larg tree.
muqzǿrn:taro.2.2.3.1.5Food from roots
múzikn:music.Nø̀ngmaq mvrìng yv́ng múzik svra tiqgǿ ràìe.'We need a music teacher in our village.'<Eng.
mv-prf:negation marking prefix.It has the form mà- before prefixed verbs and those starting with a vowel.mà-prf:negative marker; contraction of mv- + v- =mà-.Shìgùng móng rvgaq nø koná wàv́m màshvla.'At the mountain region (we) cannot do wet rice field cultivation.'Mvkvngyá tuqám nìnø liqv́m lv́m gø màvl dvbé dáròe.'When Makhangya arrived there was nothing to harvest (nothing to break off), it was all gone.'mànvpv.i:ugly.Nangsv́r nø mv́rshàm mànvp nìgø nø̀ntmvsø̀n vnvpme.'Though Nangsar is ugly, she has a beautiful heart.'NEG + 'beautiful'màpánv.i:mentally slow.Vpi nø vzìng rvt pàwaò nìgø màpán kéò.'Aphi is never on time due to his laziness.'NEG + 'alert, quick-minded'màpǿv.i:cheap, inexpensive.Yarvtø̀ hǿbì mvnø màpǿ.'Potato price is inexpensive at this time.'NEG + 'expensive'màráv.i:uneven, rough, coarse.Àng vnirì yvng màrá.'The length of her hair is uneven.'NEG + 'even'màrúmv.i:close to, near, not far.Yayv́ng kèní gat kaq sv̀ng màrúm.'Its not far from here to the market.'NEG + 'far'màrvnaqv.i:shallow.Tìwàng yàlòng màrvnaq.'This stream is not deep.'NEG + 'deep'màtav.i:busy.Dèni ngà màtàng.'I am busy today.'Vmè sv̀mré washì nø màta.'Mum is busy looking after the kid.'NEG + 'free'màdvtadv:continously.mànarn:non-stop.mvdév.i:blunt.Yaka shv̀m mvdé. 'The knife is blunt.'Àngpè àngmè shvngøtkàí mvdékéò.'The guiding of parents could not make (him) good.'mvdìngv.i:wrong, false.Mvdìng we sv̀kse.'False witness/evidence.''not' + 'correct'mvgǿngv.i:not live a long life.Àngpè àngmè kà mvta kèní mvgǿngra.'If you don't listen to your parents you won't live long.'mvjòrv.i:tired, fatigued.Rvmá tiqséni zv̀ndvtut wv̀ngvpmà rvt ngà gvzà mvjòr.'After ten continuous days working in the field, I got very tired.''not' + 'have energy'mvká2v.i:not enough.Yøpyǿ mvká.'Not enough sleep.'mvmv́ng mvshèrn:unclean.mvra2v.t:miss a target.Tvmáí sago mvrakéò.'The arrow missed the bird.'mvsøp2n:don't recall.Ngàí mvsøp bǿngà.'I can't recall.'mv- + søp =mvsøpmvshèrv.i:dirty.Mvshèr we belaq mègwashìni.'Don't wear a dirty shirt(top).'NEG + 'clean'mvshoqv.i:wet.mvshv̀nv.i:not clean (of water).Mvshànshér we tì èaqò kvt pvwáshutrae.'If you drink unclean water, you can get diarrhea.'mvwv́mshìv.i:hate.NEG + 'like' + R/Mmvyáv.i:narrow, cramped.mvyùlv.i:hard, laborious (lit. not easy).Englik kà shá lv́m nø mvyùl lé.'It is not easy to learn to speak English.'NEG + 'easy'
mvbín:bat, flying fox.1.6Animal
Mvbønggangpn:Mabeunggang; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Mvbøqpn:Mabeu; Rawang surname.=Mvbuq1.8.1.2Family names
mvchamvcháv.i:face hardship, be too tired.Mvchá lúːngì.'He is tired.'Shǿngrí lv́m nø gvzà mvcha raé.'It is really tiring to carry woods.'
mvcheq1v.t:wrap.Sv̀mré sv̀ng gv́dòngí mvcheqòe.'The baby is wrapped up in a blanket.'7.3.7.2Wrap2clf:classifier for parcels, sacks (of things).V́mpà tiqmvcheq.'One package of rice.'mvcheqshìv.i:wrap a turban around the head.Gomvcheq mvcheqshìe.'(He) wraps his head with a turban.'=gobam bamshìe
mvchímv.i:narrow, cramped.Mvchím we tvrà.'Narrow road.'4.2.4.1Narrow
mvchitn:root crop used as traditional medicine.Mvchitrø nø zì íe.'Machit root is kind of herbal medicine.'1.5.3Grass, herb, vine
mvchøm1v.t:grasp tightly.
mvdáv.i:long.Tvwa àngsiq mvdágùng èrǿmò.'Cut the bamboo that is long between two joints.'Exclusively for a bamboo tube.4.2.2Long
Mvdàhø̀mpn:Madaheum; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names