OLAC Record
oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193381

Metadata
Title:Merongrong History
EH1_6
The languages of northern Ambrym
Contributor (consultant):Ephraim Hari
Contributor (researcher):Michael Franjieh
Coverage:Vanuatu
Date:2011-06-21
Description:Epheraim Hari talks about the history of Merongrong village where his family comes from and how it got its name. There was a fight in a village where one man killed a flycather bird (Myiagra caledonica). He ran away and came to the villages of Ranbwe and Faliliu Henyerr where he was allowed to stay. The old men there said come and live peacefully here – me rongrong 'come quietly' which is where the new village of Merongrong got its name. File Description: This bundle contains an audio file and a PDF file of the original fieldnotes.
Ephraim Hari i tokbaot histori blong Merongrong. Wan man i bin kilim wan pijin blong bredfrut mo i ronwe kam long Ranbwe mo Faliliu Henyerr. Ol olfala oli telem kam stap kwaet long ples ia – me rongrong 'kam kwaet'. Naoiao velej oli kolem Merongrong.
Born Aure Island (Santo). Lives Ranvetlam. Mother from Melarr. Father from Faramsu/Merongrong. Presbyterian Elder.
Linguist
Format:audio/x-wav
application/pdf
Identifier:oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193381
IGS0084, IPD0216
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1193381%23
Subject:narrative
traditional narrative
North Ambrym language
English language
Bislama language
Subject (ISO639):mmg
eng
bis
Type:Audio

OLAC Info

Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OAI Info

OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193381
DateStamp:  2018-06-11
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Search Info

Citation: Ephraim Hari (consultant); Michael Franjieh (researcher). 2011-06-21. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Europe area_Pacific country_GB country_VU iso639_bis iso639_eng iso639_mmg

Inferred Metadata

Country: United KingdomVanuatu
Area: EuropePacific


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