Lexical words in Udihe

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Search: ze. 6 total hits in 4 transcripts.
Zabdala, an extraordinary snake (3)
adili: tul’e, adili ze tule-li: seuni: ede:-ni.
net.REFL put.PF net.REFL as:soon:as put.PST-3SG scary become.PST-3SG
net.РЕФЛ положить.ПРФ net.РЕФЛ as:soon:as положить.ПРОШ-3ЕД scary become.ПРОШ-3ЕД
As soon as he set up his net, he felt scared.
Поставил сеть, только поставил, и стало ему страшно.
The fox with ten tails (1)
uta ze pui-le e-i bi=de merge ŋene:-ni [merge]
then as:soon:as dawn-LOC NEG-PRES.PTC be=FOC hero go.PST-3SG
тогда as:soon:as рассвет-ЛОК НЕГ-PRES.ПРИЧ быть=ФОК hero идти.ПРОШ-3ЕД
It wasn’t light yet, but the hero already left.
Еще не рассвело, а егдигэ уже пошел.
Running barefoot in winter (1)
ze gugu-zige-le i:ne:-mu gugu gune:-ni “su ono eme-kce:-u sagbam-ziga?
as:soon:as aunt-PL-LOC enter.PST-1PL.EXC aunt sat.PST-3SG you how come-INTENT-1PL.EXC barefoot-PL
as:soon:as тетя-МН-ЛОК войти.ПРОШ-1МН.EXC тетя sat.ПРОШ-3ЕД ты как прийти-INTENT-1МН.EXC barefoot-МН
As soon as we reached our aunt, she said: “How did you come barefoot?
Только мы вошли к тете, тетя говорит: «Как вы пришли босиком?
The oriole grandson (1)
ze ele teuncele-mi nix’e, ei uti omölo wei-xi degde-gi:-ni.
as:soon:as nearly pounce-INF do.PF now this grandson up-LAT rise-REP-3SG
as:soon:as nearly pounce-INF делать.ПРФ сейчас этот grandson вверх-LAT rise-REP-3ЕД
As soon as she was about to grab him, her grandson flew up again.
Только собралась наброситься, как внук опять взлетел.