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Title:Shimyong – History and names of Tangsa groups
Contributor (compiler):Stephen Morey
Contributor (consultant):Shimyong Chamkok
No. 1 Mullong Pahar
Date Created:2011-11-05
Description:Two recordings in which Shimyong Chamkok and Nawang’s father tell the history and names of different Tangsa groups. These consist of the following sound files: SDM38-20111105-01_SM_T_Shimyong_History.wav SDM38-20111106-01_SM_T_Shimyong_TangsaGroups.wav The details of these recordings are as follows: SDM38-20111105-01_SM_T_Shimyong_History.wav; Duration 8’17”; History. He tells how there are 3 families of Chamkok who have come from Burma to Mullong. The names of these families are Yopon, Dokwa and Rotum. Shimyong came to Mullong when his daughter married Nawang Champang’s father. The meaning of Chamkok is also explained in this text. Once upon a time there was a place which was only rock. There was a bird staying there and when the Chamkok came there, they did not catch this bird because they slept there (kok ‘sleep’). Consequently, because they slept in that place and did not get that bird, they are known as Chamkok. SDM38-20111106-01_SM_T_Shimyong_TangsaGroups.wav; Duration 5’19”; Names of all the Tangsa groups in Chamkok language. They use the following names: Chimching ‘Kimsing’ Tolum ‘Cholim’ Longri ‘Longri’ Lati [lɛti] Langching (it was explained that all of the people from the east call them as Lati). Mongsang ‘Mossang’ Moqlum ‘Moklum’ Sangwan ‘Sangwal’ Nyemong ‘Ngaimong’ Moete ‘Maitai’ Ronra ‘Ronrang’ Tekaq ‘Tikhak’ Longchang ‘Longchang’ Yokueq ‘Yongkuk’ Gaqshang ‘Hahcheng’ Hekuen ‘Hakhun’
Identifier (URI):https://hdl.handle.net/1839/207fe421-9e35-4ab5-a268-c8a257b05c8d
Is Part Of:DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India
Language:Tase Naga; Tangsa - Chamkok variety (general name Thamkok)
Language (ISO639):nst
Publisher:The Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Subject:Tase Naga language
Tangsa - Chamkok variety (general name Thamkok)
Subject (ISO639):nst
Type (DCMI):Sound


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Citation: Stephen Morey (compiler); Shimyong Chamkok (consultant). 2011-11-05. DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India.
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Country: Myanmar
Area: Asia

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