Rawang - English


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nø̀1n:alcoholic beverage made of rice, rice beer, sake.Nø̀ aq vsv̀ng nø vsvk mvyvng.'One who drinks doesn't live long.'2.2.3.6Beveragenø̀muqn:the first pour of rice beer.'liquor' + 'rough'=nø̀sinø̀sen:fermentative substance from rice beer.nø̀sin:first distillate (in alcohol distillation).nø̀yan:alcoholic.
nø̀2conj:marker of non-final clause, predicate sequencer.Mvkún mvkunshì nø̀ tvrà die.'He walks while singing.'Za nø̀ shì yàng má'Did (they) die after being sick?'Rvmètì móng, rvwá vrv̀m vrøkngò nø̀ dø̀ngyv̀ngà.'I went exploring village after village in the Ramethi area.'9.2.9.1Verb affixes
nøl1n:nail (finger, toe), claw, talonÀng nøl tutshìe.'He is cutting his nails.'6.1Bodyhínøln:toenail.Hínøl ètutshì!'Cut your toenails!''leg' + 'nail'nøltutn:nail clipper.wurnøln:fingernail.'hand' + 'nail'
nøl2vnølv.i:bend.4.3.1.5Bend
nǿlv.i:clammy, humid.Vbǿrì shi mvshoq nǿle.'The paddy are clammy.'=mvshoq
nǿmv.i. ~ v.t:loathe, abhor, hate, dislike.nǿmshìv.i:hate, loathe.Tiqmaq nø nopu sv̀ng nǿmshìe.'Some loathe fermented soybean.'nǿmtuqtuqadv:disgusting.Wezàng nǿmtuqtuq íe.'That area/place is disgusting.'
Nømaqpn:Neuma; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
nø̀mnvngnø̀mnv̀ngn:friend.=rø̀mnvng, nv̀mnvng8.1.1Friendnø̀ngnvng wav.i:befriend.
nønadv:slightly.Nøn wa sv̀me.'Slightly small.'4.2.1Small
NønvNønpn:birth order name for the fifth born male.Vnøn nø yvnge.'Aneun is tall.'1.8.1.8Birth order namesNønchøngpn:nickname for the fifth born male.
nǿnvnǿn2loosen, lose strength.4.2.7.2Loose
nø̀nv.i:cooked/done (of rice), ripe (of fruit, including tomatoes), healed (of wound).(V́mpà) nø̀ne.'Cooked rice.'
Nø̀ndùngpn:Neundung; a mountain name.1.8.2.4Names of mountains
Nønmyánpn:Neunmyan; a mountain name.1.8.2.4Names of mountains
nǿnnǿnheartily.Nǿnnǿn wa vhøshìe.'Laugh heartily.'
nøng1conj:contracted form of ni + ng =nøng; the vowel shift i>ø.Ngàí wv̀ngò nøng shvláámì.'When I did that it became good.'9.6Connected with, related
nøng2part:marker which occurs after pronouns to mark plurality; three or more people of the N.Ngànøng nvm.'We siblings (3 or more people).'9.2.9.2Noun affixesàngnøngpro:they (three or more); third person plural inclusive pronoun.Àngnøngnvm nø vrv́me.'They (siblings) are united.'3SG + PL=àngmaq
nǿng1n:year.Dènǿng shø gvzà zaqe.'This year it rains a lot.'4.4.1.6Year2clf:classifier for counting number of years.Tiqnǿng nø lo lv́m wvnge.'I am planning to go home one of these years.'9.2.7Classifiersnǿnglin:past year (Lit. old year).Nǿngli be nø nǿngshv́r sv̀ng gòng bǿshà.'(We) passed the old year and entered into a new year.''year' + 'old'nǿngrùngnøngrùngv.i:live long.nǿngshv́rn:new year.Ya nǿngshv́r kèní nø̀ mvaq lv́m íe.'I will stop drinking alcohol starting from this new year.''year' + 'new'
nø̀ng1v.i:muddy, turbid.Yawàngtì gvzà nønge.'This river is muddy (as brown color).'
nø̀ng2part:marker which occurs post verbally to mark second person plural participants.Èdì ránø̀ng.'You guys come here.'Nàmaq pèlaí wa chø̀m tiqchø̀m èwànø̀nge.'Only three or four of you are constructing a house.'9.2.9.1Verb affixes
nø̀ng3vnø̀ngv.i:sink.Lóngnø vnø̀nge.'The stone sinks.'Kùngshí vnø̀nge.'The boat is sinking.'=vløp
nø̀ngbaqn:blunt or dull sword.=dv̀ngbaq
nø̀ngdu1n:hammer.=sø̀mdu3.7.2Pounding tool
nø̀ngdu2n:formative in noun compounds which usually appears with wild boar as in nøngdu waqshv̀ng.1.6.1.1.3Hoofed animals
nø̀nggùn:post which is laid down at the top of a fishing dam.3.4.5.3Fishing equipment