Lexical words in Udihe

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Search: igisi:. 10 total hits in 5 transcripts.
How I tamed a roe cub (3)
igisi:, igisi:, sagdi ede: dexi igisi-e-mu.
raise.PRES.PTC raise.PRES.PTC big become.PST.PTC till raise-PST-1PL.EXC
raise.PRES.ПРИЧ raise.PRES.ПРИЧ большой become.ПРОШ.ПРИЧ till raise-ПРОШ-1МН.EXC
We were bringing it up until it grew big.
Растили, растили, пока он не подрос.
A tame roe cub named Wasya (3)
zugdi-tigi gazi-mi, igisi:, igisi:, ele in’ei=bede ede:-ni bi-se.
home-LAT take-INF keep.PRES.PTC keep.PRES.PTC soon dog=like become.PST-3SG be-PF
home-LAT взять-INF keep.PRES.ПРИЧ keep.PRES.ПРИЧ soon собака=любить become.ПРОШ-3ЕД быть-ПРФ
We took it home and were bringing it up. Soon it became like a dog.
Забрали домой, растили, растили, и скоро он стал как собака.
The flower wife (1)
ba:-ta igisi:, igisi:, zuke xuli-li-e-ni, aja-zi=de e-i xuli, tiŋme-ne-i.
boy bring:up.PRES.PTC bring:up.PRES.PTC hardly walk-INCH-PST-3SG good-INST=FOC NEG-PRES.PTC walk fall-DIR-PRES.PTC
boy bring:up.PRES.ПРИЧ bring:up.PRES.ПРИЧ hardly идти-ИНХ-ПРОШ-3ЕД хороший-INST=ФОК НЕГ-PRES.ПРИЧ идти fall-DIR-PRES.ПРИЧ
They were bringing him up, he just started walking, he couldn’t yet walk well, would fall.
Растили, растили мальчика, он едва начал ходить, хорошо (ещё) не ходил, падал.
The seven sisters (2)
bagdi:, exi-ti igisi: uti nüŋu neŋu-ne-mi.
live-PRES.PTC older:sister-3PL raise.PRES.PTC this six younger:sibling-PL-REFL
жить-PRES.ПРИЧ older:sister-3МН raise.PRES.ПРИЧ этот шесть младший:брат:или:сестра-МН-РЕФЛ
They were living and the elder sister was bringing up her six younger sisters.
Живут, старшая сестра растила шесть своих младших сестёр.
The tree with children's souls (1)
ge [uti a:nta] uti mamaka-la i:n’e, uti mamaka diaŋ-ki-ni, “belie-le i:ne, uti belie sin-tigi teu diana-zaŋa-ni, uti igisi:-ni ñaula-wa läsi egdi-we.
INTJ that woman that old:woman-LOC come.PF that old:woman say-PST-3SG belie-LOC enter.IMP that belie you-LAT all say-FUT-3SG that bring:up-3SG youth-ACC very many-ACC
МЕЖД тот женщина тот старуха-ЛОК прийти.ПРФ тот старуха сказать-ПРОШ-3ЕД belie-ЛОК войти.ИМП тот belie ты-LAT весь сказать-ФУТ-3ЕД тот bring:up-3ЕД youth-АКК очень много-АКК
He came to that woman and the woman said: “Go to the fairy, this fairy will tell you everything, she grows many children.
Вот приходит к той старухе, старуха говорит: “Иди к беле, эта беле тебе все скажет, она растит множество детей.
Usually the function of the carer for the souls of unborn children belongs to the old woman called Tagu Mama.