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:

de Swart, Peter (2003). The Case Mirror.

URL: http://baserv.uci.kun.nl/~pdeswart/papers/The%20Case%20Mirror.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2373&langcode=kat (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    a. glexi             tesavs            siminds
    peasant.NOM       he-sows-it-I-I    corn.DAT
    `The peasant is sowing the corn.' [non-perfect]
Example #2:

    b. glexma            datesa               simindi
    peasant.ERG       he-sowed-it-II-I     corn.NOM
    `The peasant sowed corn.' [aorist]
Example #3:

    c. glexs             dautesavs            simindi
    peasant.DAT       he-sowed-it-III-I    corn.NOM
    `The peasant has sown corn.' [perfect]