Lexical words in Udihe

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Search: ic\'a. 2 total hits in 1 transcripts.
The moose and the frog (2)
sagdi namu moŋgolie utieŋgu tukä-za-mie utieŋgu, ic'a namu moŋgolie utieŋgu tukä-za-mie utieŋgu.
big sea around REFR run-SBJV-1SG small sea around REFR run-SBJV-1SG REFR
большой море around REFR бежать-СОСЛ-1ЕД маленький море around REFR бежать-СОСЛ-1ЕД REFR
“I will run around the big sea, I will run around the small sea,
“Вокруг большого моря побегу, Вокруг маленького моря побегу.
This and the following sentences are Moose’s song. "Big Sea" and "Small Sea" are likely to be proper names, cf. the Oroch Sagdi namu 'the Okhotsk sea' literally 'big sea' and Ic'a namu 'Tatar bay' literally 'small sea', see Turaev (2001: 105).