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:

Mark Donohue (2005). Numerals and their Position in Universal Grammar.

URL: http://www.unish.org/unish/DOWN/PDF/01DonohueNumerals.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3429&langcode=eus (2019-01-17).


Example #1:

    (59) bi        mutil(-ak)
    two       boy-PL
    `two boys'
Example #2:

    (60) hiru        neska(-k)
    three       girl-PL
    `three girls'
Example #3:

    (61) bost      liburu(-ak)
    five      book-PL
    `five books'
Example #4:

    (62) Azken bi       ora-etan        hemen      ego-n    d-a.
    last     two hour-PL.LOC here             be-PRF   3A-PRS
    `S/he has been here within the last two hours.'
Example #5:

    (63) Ordu-bete-an      bost dei iza-n d-it-u-t.
    hour-one-S.LOC five call be-PRF 3A-A.PL-AUX2-1SG.E
    `I have had five calls in a single hour.'