Yapese-English dictionary

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University Press of Hawaii , Honolulu
Yapese language -- Dictionaries -- English., English language -- Dictionaries --
StatementJohn Thayer Jensen, with the assistance of John Baptist Iou, Raphael Defeg, Leo David Pugram.
SeriesPALI language texts.
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LC ClassificationsPL6341.Z5 J4
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 182 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4902406M
ISBN 100824805178
LC Control Number76047495
OCLC/WorldCa2525347

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search Author: John Thayer Jensen. This Yapese-English dictionary is a crude first attempt at making available in published form a list of some of the words of Yapese, with some of their meanings in English.

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Yapese is a language spoken by the people on the island of Yap (Federated States of Micronesia). It belongs to the Austronesian languages, more specifically to the Oceanic branch of that family.

It has been difficult to classify it further, but Yapese may prove to be one of the Admiralty Islands languages.

See more at Help us in creating the largest English-Yapese dictionary online. Simply log in and add new translation. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations. It makes our dictionary English Yapese real, as it is created by. The Yapese Reference Grammar written by John Thayer Jensen with the assistance of John Baptist Iou, Raphael Defeg, and Leo David Pugram.

Please note that the Yapese-English Dictionary is available here. Paper; book; letter, written from one person to another. [root: baabiyor] Mu piiq ba yaang ea baabiyor nga gu yool ngaay.

Ba qaraay ba kea baabiyor. Kea yib ba yaang i baabiyor roog ni kea piiq fa rea fagear roog ni baay u Mariikeen. baach {baach} n.

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[= leeb] Ba miit ea duug ni ba qachiichiig ni yi maa taay ea ggaan ngaay. Yi maa ngoongoliy ko yuw. Yapese is a language spoken by the people on the island of Yap (Federated States of Micronesia).It belongs to the Austronesian languages, more specifically to the Oceanic branch of that family.

It has been difficult to classify it further, but Yapese may prove to be one of the Admiralty Islands languages. Jensen, John Thayer Yapese-English Dictionary, by J.

Jensen, with the assistance of John Baptist Iou, Raphael Defeg, and Leo David Pugram. Honolulu: University Press of Hawaii, Johnstone, Thomas M. Harsusi Lexicon and English-Harsusi Word-list. THE YAPESE-ENGLISH DICTIONARY written by John Thayer Jensen with the assistance of John Baptist Iou, Raphael Defeg, and Leo David Pugram.

Please note that the Yapese Reference Grammar is available here. A larger more browsable Yapese dictionary is available at trussel. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Includes text in Yapese. Description: xx, pages ; 23 cm. Series Title: PALI language texts.

FREELANG Yapese-English-Yapese online dictionary. Authors/copyrights: Renato B. Figueiredo. Last update: 10/07/ - entries. YAPESE => ENGLISH: ENGLISH => YAPESE: Whole word  Random entry from this dictionary: koel means to hold. Terms of. Yapese-English dictionary. Jensen John Thayer. Language: austronesian-english.

File: A search query can be a title of the book, a name of the author, ISBN or anything else. Read more about ZAlerts. Author / ISBN / Topis / MD5 / Any search query. Create. Free ebooks since eat translation in English-Yapese dictionary. yap 5 Nap’an fa gal wu’ i mabgol ni som’mon, ni Adam nge Efa, ni kar th’abew e motochiyel rok Go nib tamilang ni dabra kew wom’engin fare ke gek’iy ni ma tamilangnag an’uy ko tin nib fel’ nge tin nib kireb, ma aram e ka ra th’abew e.

Yapese-English Dictionary (Pali Language Texts. Micronesia) (English and Austronesian Edition). The core of the book features Paul Guyer's most recent essays on the epochal contribution of Immauel Kant, and sets Kant's work in the context of predecessors, contemporaries, and successors.

Definition and synonyms of Yapese from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Education. This is the British English pronunciation of Yapese. View American English pronunciation of Yapese. In the American sailor and trader Horace Holden published an account of two years’ captivity on the island of Tobi, western Carolines, to which he appended a short vocabulary and numerous sentences in ‘the language of Tobi’.

Examination of this material shows that most of the identifiable items in the vocabulary can be traced to Tobian, a Western Chuukic language, which is.

However, the language of the island of Yap, which I worked on for about 20 years, certainly has what I referred to in my books on the language ("Yapese Reference Grammar" and "Yapese-English Dictionary" - John Thayer Jensen et al) as glottalised consonants, including p', t', k', also f' and th' (inter-dental slit fricative) - also glottalised.

He has a B.A. in linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.A. in linguistics from the University of Hawaii.

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He lives in New Zealand, where he works at the University of Auckland and plays the horn in a local orchestra. He is also the author of a Yapese Reference Grammar and a Yapese-English Dictionary. The Kenyah languages of central Borneo form a distinct unit within the North Sarawak group of Austronesian languages.

In northern Sarawak there is a well-defined contrast between types that have been called ‘Highland Kenyah’ and ‘Lowland Kenyah’. A key difference between these sets of closely-related languages is the reflexes of Proto-North Sarawak/Proto-Kenyah *b, *d, *j, *g and *bh. By the time Susan and I left Honolulu, at the end of January,I had signed a contract with the Pacific and Asian Linguistics Institute - or possibly my contract was with the University of Hawaii Press directly - to write two books about Yapese: a Yapese-English Dictionary, and a Yapese Reference Grammar (by the way, I can do any of you.

Beginning with publications in the early s there have been attempts to use syntactic data to determine the highest-order subgroups of Austronesian. These efforts fall into two categories: those which claim that the voice affixes of Philippine-type languages originally had exclusively nominalizing functions, and those which claim that the affixes themselves were innovated after the.

stone moneyAlternative spelling of raï (“musical style”). Lord's representative of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Chapter 3. The first half of the book, Chaptersis devoted mainly to detailed discussion of the Yapese case with a view to overturning the commonly accepted application of kinship terms, while the second half of the book, Chaptersdiscusses theories of kinship and presents the conclusions already mentioned above.

He has a B.A. in linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.A. in linguistics from the University of Hawaii. He lives in New Zealand, where he works at the University of Auckland and plays the horn in a local orchestra.

He is also the author of a Yapese Reference Grammar and a Yapese-English Dictionary – Eds. Grammar and dictionary of Neo-Melanesian by Francis Mihalic; Topics in Oceanic morphosyntax by Claire Moyse-Faurie; New Palauan English Dictionary (Pali Language Texts: Micronesia) by Lewis S.

Joseph; Marshallese Alphabet (Island Alphabet Books) by Lori Phillips; Yapese reference grammar by John Thayer Jensen; A grammar of Vures, Vanuatu by. It's spoken in Micronesia but I can't find anything to learn this beautiful language.The book contains several errata, the more important being that C.

S. Pierce should be C. S. Peirce (p), Makarius should be Makarius (p), Beattie should be Beattie b (p), and edition should be (p under Malinowski).

Schneider's book is thus a plea for a critical anthropology, a plea for re.This article contributes to the development of a medical anthropology of sensation through providing a thick ethnographic description of pain's significance in the context of a particular community's — Yap (Federated States of Micronesia) — understandings of subjectivity, social action, and morality.