Lexical words in Udihe

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Search: malu. 3 total hits in 2 transcripts.
Zabdala, an extraordinary snake (2)
malu-le colo-je eje bue-ni bi-lege-ni malu-le.
corner-LOC make:pace-IMP he-3SG live-PURP-3SG corner-LOC
corner-ЛОК make:pace-ИМП he-3ЕД жить-ПУРП-3ЕД corner-ЛОК
Empty the place that faces the entrance for me to live.
Освободи для меня "красный угол", чтобы мне там жить.
"Malu" is a place in the winter house which faces the entrance behid the fireplace. It is meant for men, the honoured people and male guests. The idols sewexi representing spirits-helpers are also kept there.
The fox with ten tails (1)
kanda mafa, mamaka bi:-ti, mamaka zuŋe, malu-le=tene xatala-ŋi-ti bi:-ti.
kanda old:man old:woman be-3PL old:woman together corner-LOC=CONTR girl-AL-3PL be-3PL
kanda старик старуха быть-3МН старуха together corner-ЛОК=CONTR girl-AL-3МН быть-3МН
There lived the old man Kanda with his wife. His daughters were sitting there at the honoured place in front of the entrance.
(Там) живет старик Канда вдвоем с женой, а на почётном месте (напротив входа, за очагом) – их дочери.