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:


URL: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/language/v077/77.3oherin.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3270&langcode=nya (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (1) Afisi a-na-ph-a         nsomba
    hyenas SP-PST-kill-ASP fish
    `The hyenas killed the fish.'                                 (Baker 1988:254)
Example #2:

    (2) Afisi a-na-ph-er-a          anyani nsomba
    hyenas SP-PST-kill-for-ASP baboons fish
    `The hyenas killed fish for the baboons.'                     (Baker 1988:254)