A few new words only

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A few new words only
Release date November 30, 2011
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Kaltxì nìmun, ma smuk—

This will be a brief post, with only a handful of new words, mostly from the vocabulary committee. More to come soon.

  • kxukx (vtr.) ‘swallow'
1 Navi:A few new words only/1 This drink tastes horrible, so you'd better swallow it quickly. 1

Fìnaer ftxìvä' lu nìhawng, ha sweylu txo ngal tsat kxivukx nìwin.

  • txewm (adj.) ‘scary, frightening'
2 Navi:A few new words only/2 But Mommy, the banshee is scary! I'm afraid! 2

Slä ma sa'nu, ikran txewm lu! Oe txopu si!

  • hìmpxì (n., hìm.PXÌ) ‘minority, least, small part'
3 Navi:A few new words only/3 A minority of the Sky People are kind, but the majority are malicious. 3

Hìmpxì Sawtuteyä lu tstunwi, slä feyä txampxì längu kawnglan.

  • kawnglan (adj., KAWNG.lan) ‘malicious, bad-hearted'
  • nutx (adj.) ‘thick'
4 Navi:A few new words only/4 Txilte knows how to read; therefore she brings a thick book wherever she goes. 4

Tsun Txilte pamrelit ivinan; tafral pukot anutx munge fratseng.

  • flì (adj.) ‘thin' (Note: Not for people)
5 Navi:A few new words only/5 A thin living branch is sometimes stronger than a thick dead one. 5

Krro krro, flìa vul arusey to nutxa pum akerusey lu txur.

6 Navi:A few new words only/6 It's necessary to check the thickness of the ice before walking on it. 6

Sre fwa sìn tskxepay tìran, zene fko flìnutxit stiveftxaw.

Nì'ul ye'rìn . . .