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Title:Audio cassette 8 2002
Documentation of Vurës
Contributor:Catriona Malau
Contributor (recorder):Catriona Malau
Contributor (speaker):John Elizabeth Kökör
Jokoped Leo
Emely Rēlin̄veg Qiat
Paul Sekrot
Description:8A EDM check tape Emely Rēlin̄veg Qiat Vētuboso Personal narrative, telling how a spirit (döbit) came and showed the speaker's husband how to find wealth. -- 8A JRQ July 2002 John Elizabeth Kökör Vētuboso Traditional story about Rēwēlbam and the God, Qet and his twelve brothers. There was a famine and they had no food, so Qet sent his brothers individually to get Tahitian chestnuts from a tree at Rēwēlbam's house. When each one dropped a nut on the roof of Rēwēlbam's house, she caught them, killed them, and put them in a nut storage cupboard above the fire. When they were all killed, Qet went and killed Rēwēlbam, chopped her into pieces and threw the pieces out to the surrounding islands. Qet then brought his brothers back to life. -- 8B JNN Jokoped Leo Vētuboso Procedural text describing how to make the food dish löt from taro and dried canarium nuts. -- 8B SSW Paul Sēkrot Vētuboso Traditional story about Wem̄olo -- All transcribed, but not time-aligned or translated. Since only month given, default day to conform to ISO standard.
Catriona Malau (collector), Catriona Hyslop (recorder), John Elizabeth Kökör (speaker), Jokoped Leo (speaker), Emely Rēlin̄veg Qiat (speaker), Paul Sekrot (speaker), 2002; Vurës, MPEG/XML/X-WAV/PLAIN, 2015-11-24.
Collection of 11 audio tapes and 4 MDs containing recordings of various Vurës speakers. Most of these recordings have a transcript, and many are also time-aligned in Transcriber and glossed in Toolbox with English and Bislama translations.
primary text
Also known as Catriona Hyslop
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI667387%23
Subject:Vurës language
Subject (ISO639):msn


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Citation: Catriona Malau; Catriona Malau; Catriona Malau (recorder); John Elizabeth Kökör (speaker); Jokoped Leo (speaker); Emely Rēlin̄veg Qiat (speaker); Paul Sekrot (speaker). 2002-07-01. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Pacific country_VU iso639_msn

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Country: Vanuatu
Area: Pacific

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