OLAC Record

Title:sakre and segore
A comprehensive documentation of Bine - a language of Southern New Guinea
Contributor (speaker):Toro
Coverage:Papua New Guinea
Description:Tina Tube tells the story about Jibege and his two sister Sakre and Segore. The two sisters are upset because Jibege brings only small animals back home. They decide to teach him a lesson. The paint themselves with mud and hide. When he walks past, they attack him and tickle and pinch him. He lies down dead/unconscious. The sister feel about it and revive him with some leaves. The brother walks back to the house and sees that one of the two sister had not washed off all the mud. Now he knows who attacked him. He goes to his friend, the rainmaker, and asks him to bring such a strong storm that the house of the two sisters is carried out into the see. The two sister wake up and notice that their house is stuck on a tree in the middle of the reef. They call out for help. An eagle sees them and he decides to help them with fire and food. Eventually the eagle takes them to the shore. The eagle is a man from a village nearby. He sends his wife out to pick up the two sisters. When they arrive in together, they decide to get married to the eagle man. Some weeks later, people are coming to the village for the feast. Jibege is also invited. He comes alone. While he walks to the village, he sings the song about his two sisters. The sister invite him to the house and reveal themselves. This is a long version of bon20180202_02 recording equipment: CANON XA30 + Rode Videomic (.mp4), ZOOM H5 internal mic (_TrLR.wav), AKG headmounted mic (_TrH.wav), Sennheiser lapel mic (_TrS.wav), CANON Powershot G12 (.jpg)
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1256099%23
Publisher:Christian Döhler
General Linguistics (Department of Linguistics), University of Cologne
Bine language
English language
Subject (ISO639):bon


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1256099
DateStamp:  2018-12-06
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Search Info

Citation: Toro (speaker); Tina (speaker). 2018-02-03. Christian Döhler.
Terms: area_Europe area_Pacific country_GB country_PG iso639_bon iso639_eng

Inferred Metadata

Country: United KingdomPapua New Guinea
Area: EuropePacific

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