OLAC Record

Title:Yanger Thungwa – Honorific Language
Contributor (compiler):Stephen Morey
Contributor (consultant):Longkhap Yanger Thungwa
Date Created:2012-10-15
Description:Two recordings in which Rev. Yanger Thungwa talks about Honorific language. These consist of the following sound files: nst-kim_20121015_17_SM_T_Yanger_HonorificLanguage.wav nst-kim_20121016_10_SM_T_Yanger_HonorificLanguage.wav The details of these recordings are as follows: nst-kim_20121015_17_SM_T_Yanger_HonorificLanguage.wav; Duration 7’11”; Honorific language Yanger discussed the use of plural forms for singular reference. He gave as example the way he would refer to his material uncle, as tsang hu raq, literally ‘3PL MO.BR. AG’ Discussion of words for chiefs, rich men, tuwe; hokham, liiwawe ‘rich man’, phowe ‘judge’ and akiwe ‘chief’ nst-kim_20121016_10_SM_T_Yanger_HonorificLanguage.wav; Duration 0’57”; About the use of the plural form in the Kiimshey’s Lullaby (SDM13-20111101-03_SM_JVC_Kamshey_Lullaby (1), where the form no hoq mai lii ‘don’t cry’, but literally ‘child,‘we do not cry’ is found. The everyday language form would be no no naq hoq ki.
Identifier (URI):https://hdl.handle.net/1839/e943759c-37fa-42ba-9f63-a42c92de21e9
Is Part Of:DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India
Language:Tase Naga; Tangsa - Chamchang variety (general name Kimsing)
Language (ISO639):nst
Publisher:The Language Archive, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Subject:Tase Naga language
Tangsa - Chamchang variety (general name Kimsing)
English language
Subject (ISO639):nst
Type (DCMI):Sound


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Citation: Stephen Morey (compiler); Longkhap Yanger Thungwa (consultant). 2012-10-15. DoBeS archive : Tangsa, Tai, Singpho in North East India.
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