The Online Database of Interlinear Text


The following interlinear glossed text data was extracted from a document found on the World Wide Web via a semi-automated process. The data presented here could contain corruption (degraded or missing characters), so the source document (link below) should be consulted to ensure accuracy. If you use any of the data shown here for research purposes, be sure to cite ODIN and the source document. Please use the following citation record or variant thereof:

Jochen Zeller (2003). Word-level and phrase-level prefixes in Zulu.

URL: http://www.jzeller.de/pdf/zulubuda.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3837&langcode=deu (2020-09-27).


Example #1:

    (16) a.   eine       stark-e    Frau
    DET.FEM strong-FEM woman.FEM
    'a strong woman'
Example #2:

    b.   ein          stark-er     Mann
    DET.MASC strong-MASC man.MASC
    'a strong man'
Example #3:

    c.   ein          stark-es     Mädchen
    DET.NEUT strong-NEUT girl.NEUT
    'a strong girl'                                                (German)
Example #4:

    (17) a. der    Mann [den     ich gesehen habe]
    the    man-SG RP-SG I seen        have
    'the   man whom I have seen'
Example #5:

    b. die    Männer [die  ich gesehen habe]
    the    men-PL RP-PL I seen      have
    'the   men whom I have seen'                  (German)