OLAC Record

Title:Lisepsep and Bwerang Mwel 3
The languages of northern Ambrym
Contributor (consultant):David Taso
Contributor (researcher):Michael Franjieh
Description:English: This is a story of Bwerang Mwel, a high ranked male who was digging up the nests of birds and found a baby Lisepsep who was covered in cycad leaves, which are reserved for high ranking men. He removed the leaves. Later the Lisepsep's mother came and found her baby and chased Bwerang Mwel. He ran away and outwitted her. He called a meeting and the villagers gathered weapons to kill Lisepsep but Lisepsep had ran away. File Description: This bundle contains an audio file only
Hemia storian blong Bwerang Mwel. Hem i wan hae man. Hem i stap digim ol pijin we i nes long graon. Hem i kam faenem wan bebi lisepsep devel we oli kaveremap wetem lif namwele. Hem i karemaot lif, be mama blong lisepsep i fanemaot mo i ronem Bwerang Mwel. Hem i ronwe long haos mo singaot ol man. Oli go ronem Lisepsep be hem i ronwe finis.
Born in Merongrong. Lived in Faramsu. Mother born Fanbyak (BR1). Father born Fanbo. Deceased: January 2014
IGS0084, IPD0216
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1193386%23
traditional narrative
North Ambrym language
Subject (ISO639):mmg


Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193386
DateStamp:  2018-06-11
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Citation: David Taso (consultant); Michael Franjieh (researcher). 2010-03-01. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Pacific country_VU iso639_mmg

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Country: Vanuatu
Area: Pacific

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