Rawang - English


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zv̀ng2vzv̀ng1n:front, ahead.Vzv̀ngkaq'In front of you, the future.'4.4.5.1.2First2loc.n:firstly.4.4.5.2Beforezv̀ngmv̀ng nǿngn:three years ago: the year before last year.Zv̀ngmv̀ng nǿng Christmas bóy nø Myomaqyv́ng íe.'The year before last year Christmas was celebrated in Myoma quarter.zv̀ngnárn:last week.zv̀ngnin:day before yesterday.'before' + 'day'zv̀ngnǿngn:year before last year.'before' + 'year'zv̀ngshø̀mni dvgvpn:three days ago.'before' + 'three' + 'day' + 'time'zv̀ngyaqvzv̀ngyaqn:night before last night.Vzv̀ngyaq nga wvpkévpshà.'The night before last night we went shooting fish.'zv̀ngzv̀ngn:first.Vzv̀ngzv̀ng èdi. 'You go ahead/first.'
Zvngbepn:Zangbe; people group name.1.8.1.4Tribal names
zvnggán:spring
zv́nghèn:bracken ferns.Diplazium esculentum.2.2.3.1.4Food from leaves
zv́nghoqn:ferns; fiddlehead ferns.1.5.2Bush, shrub
zvnghvmn:curse.zvnghvm zvngtipv.i:curse.
zv́ngkungn:Sheman fountain, spring.Zv́ngkung kèní tì aqì.'We will drink water from the Sheman fountain.'It refers to a fountain which Rawang people believe that the Shaman has caused it to flow.
zvngkvngn:pitfall trap.3.4.2Trap
zvnglínn:kind of bird.1.6.1.2Bird
Zvnglínpn:Zanglin; place name.Weyv́ng kèní nø apakaq nø "Zvnglín sùng" eì nø̀ vle, nøngmaqrv́mø.'From that place on this side, there is a peak called "Zanglin peak", in our valley.'1.8.2.1Names of villages
Zvngngørpn:Zangngeur; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Zvngrǿngpn:Zangreung; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
zvngrvngn:type of fish.1.6.1.5Fish
zvngtv́ngn:expensive gift given with the expectation of getting something in return.It is probably a loan not a gift, debt can last for generations.
Zv̀ngyopn:Zangyau; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
Zv̀ngyoqpn:Zangyau; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
zv̀ngyvpn:kind of bean.2.2.3.1.1Food from seeds
zvp1vzvp1n:seed of Chinese prickly ash, sichuan pepper.Zanthoxylum armatum.2.2.3.1.3Food from vegetables
zvp2vzvp2v.t:mingle.Usually occurs as vzø̀m vzvp.
Zvpmvkaqpn:Zapmakha; Rawang surname.1.8.1.2Family names
zvrv.i:to bud, to sprout (vine or tree's leaf).Vnorì zvrshìvpmì.'Beans sprout out.'
Zvrpn:name given to a child with indication to multiply and fruitful.Dǿzvr, Sønzvr.<zvrshì 'sprout out'1.8.1.7Common terms used with birth order names
Zvripn:Zari; mountain name.1.8.2.4Names of mountains