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Language: Mien (Changping)

Source/Author:  Mao Zongwu 
Notes:  毛宗武 / Mao Zongwu. 瑤族勉语方言研究 / Yao zu Mian yu fang yan yan jiu [A Study of Mien Dialects]. Beijing: 民族出版社 / Min zu chu ban she, 2004.

The selected dialect is that of Dongpingtong Village (东坪垌村), Changping Township (长坪乡), Mengshan County (蒙山县), Guangxi, China.

Tones:
1 = /33/
2 = /31/
3 = /53/
4 = /121/
5 = /35/
5' = /55/
6 = /22/
7 = /54/
7' = /45/
8 = /21/
 
Data Entry:  Typed By: Andrew C. Hsiu  Checked By:  
Statistics: 
  • Total Data: 182
  • Number of Retentions:
  • Number of Loans: 12
 
Classification:  Hmong-Mien:Mienic:Mian-Jin 
Map  Sorry, no map co-ordinates found for this language. 

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ID: Word: Item: Annotation: Cognacy: Loan:
175 above du53      
191 all      
192 and taŋ22      
146 ash θwai53      
173 at      
13 back word info tə31 tan121 tsai35      
165 bad, evil      
14 belly ȵu53      
176 below di53      
153 big thom31      
97 bird nu21      
147 black kja54      
23 blood dzjam53      
15 bone θoŋ53      
113 branch word info      
18 breast nu35      
56 child ti31 kwjei53      
131 cloud word info bo:n35      
139 cold word info kjəŋ53      
166 correct, true      
168 day bə31 nwai33 sun    
168 day nwai33 day (period of time)    
10 dirty mwa35      
96 dog kju53      
140 dry word info      
82 dull, blunt mut45      
11 dust ni22 boŋ33      
43 ear bə31 kjəu33      
119 earth/soil bə31 nwai33      
98 egg kjau35      
204 Eight word info jat21      
45 eye mui22      
180 far ku33      
104 fat/grease mai33      
60 father pwa53      
99 feather plei33      
208 Fifty word info ŋau121 sjəp21 Chinese   L
143 fire tau121      
111 fish blau121      
201 Five word info pla33      
116 flower pwaŋ31      
132 fog vəm33 mau22      
200 Four word info plei33      
117 fruit pjəu53      
164 good ðəŋ35      
118 grass mwa53      
151 green mjeŋ33      
26 hair word info bə31 ga:i35 plei33 bə31 ga:i35 = head    
1 hand pu121      
184 he/she nən31      
24 head bə31 ga:i35      
142 heavy ni53      
61 house plau53      
194 how? word info a33 la:i35 joŋ22      
57 husband tə31 kəŋ35      
182 I ja33      
193 if      
174 in, inside doŋ33 inside    
16 intestines klaŋ31      
126 lake hu31 Chinese   L
114 leaf no:m31      
2 left kwjaŋ31      
4 leg/foot tei31 foot    
135 lightning ðja21 ðin22      
17 liver ðan33      
155 long word info da:u53      
108 louse word info dzei53 head louse    
108 louse word info tam53 body louse    
54 man/male kjaŋ22 mo:n31      
103 meat/flesh a53      
129 moon la55      
109 mosquito moŋ121      
59 mother ma22      
30 mouth dzwət54 Chinese   L
63 name min31 θei22 Chinese   L
158 narrow hjep21      
179 near θat54      
25 neck kla:ŋ33      
68 needle θim33      
163 new      
167 night      
205 Nine word info du31      
195 no, not na53      
27 nose blui22      
162 old word info ku35      
197 One word info no35      
209 One Hundred word info i31 pe54      
210 One Thousand word info i31 θin33      
190 other      
160 painful, sick mun33      
160 painful, sick ðom22      
53 person/human being mo:n31      
133 rain bloŋ22      
102 rat du54      
149 red θi54      
3 right bjau22      
6 road/path kjau53      
115 root duŋ31      
65 rope laŋ33      
112 rotten word info hu53      
125 salt ðau53      
121 sand ni22 θa:i33      
124 sea ha:i31 Chinese   L
203 Seven word info ŋi22      
81 sharp ðim33      
154 short word info naŋ53      
19 shoulder bwa21      
161 shy, ashamed      
202 Six word info kju54      
12 skin dop54      
128 sky ðuŋ31      
152 small      
145 smoke word info om33      
106 snake naŋ33      
110 spider kjeŋ33 kja121      
130 star ðei55      
79 stick/wood      
120 stone ðau33 plei53      
105 tail twei53      
206 Ten word info sjəp21 Chinese   L
178 that u53      
62 thatch/roof      
187 they nən31 bu33      
157 thick word info hu121      
156 thin word info pwa21      
177 this ni31      
183 thou mui31      
199 Three word info pu33      
134 thunder bu33      
41 to bite tap21 to bite (of dogs)    
137 to blow word info phləm53      
28 to breathe      
144 to burn word info pu53 to burn (a mountain, as in slash-and-burn agriculture)    
91 to buy mai33      
38 to chew word info ðiu22      
85 to choose thiu22 Chinese?   L
172 to climb word info pla:n31      
7 to come ta:i31      
39 to cook word info tsau53      
196 to count      
34 to cry ȵim53      
78 to cut, hack word info khom55      
75 to die, be dead tai22      
90 to dig vjet54      
50 to dream bei33      
40 to drink həp43      
37 to eat ȵin22      
95 to fall word info phwat54      
22 to fear dzja55      
123 to flow ðjəu22      
101 to fly dai55      
86 to grow word info      
44 to hear moŋ55      
171 to hide word info meŋ35      
72 to hit word info bo54      
89 to hold word info      
69 to hunt word info      
74 to kill tai35      
20 to know, be knowledgeable pei33      
33 to laugh      
49 to lie down word info      
76 to live, be alive      
92 to open, uncover khwai33 Chinese   L
84 to plant tsəŋ35 Chinese   L
93 to pound, beat word info      
64 to say koŋ53      
77 to scratch word info      
46 to see nom53      
67 to sew word info ðun31      
70 to shoot word info pwən53      
51 to sit θwei121      
48 to sleep pwei35      
29 to sniff, smell hom55      
36 to spit ðja53      
80 to split word info phi53      
88 to squeeze word info      
71 to stab, pierce      
52 to stand θau53      
73 to steal nim22      
42 to suck ðut54      
87 to swell word info əm35      
9 to swim      
21 to think lam53      
94 to throw word info djəu35 Chinese   L
66 to tie up, fasten θai33      
8 to turn word info      
35 to vomit u53      
5 to walk jaŋ31      
83 to work word info θau35 to do, perform    
47 to yawn ka31 hau33      
32 tongue blet21      
31 tooth ŋa31 Chinese   L
207 Twenty word info ŋi22 sjəp21 Chinese   L
198 Two word info i33      
138 warm word info kjo:m33      
122 water word info wəm33      
185 we word info ja33 bu33      
141 wet gai121      
188 what? word info kə31 dzjen55      
170 when? word info      
181 where? word info      
148 white pje21      
189 who? word info ka31 na:n121      
159 wide kwaŋ53      
58 wife tə31 pwa31      
136 wind dzjau35      
100 wing      
55 woman/female au53 mo:n31      
127 woods/forest djaŋ55 kjəm31 djaŋ55 = tree    
107 worm (earthworm) dzim33      
169 year ȵaŋ55      
150 yellow vaŋ31      
186 you mui31 bu33      

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