OLAC Record
oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193474

Metadata
Title:The Crying for the Skull of a Cow song
SBD_10
The languages of northern Ambrym
Contributor (researcher):Michael Franjieh
Coverage:Vanuatu
Date:2010-07-05
Description:The Vetlam Stringband play the 'Crying for the Cow's Skull' song. This is a song about Karu Mol Byangbyang of Fanla and Kintor from Ranvetlam who took a skull of a cow when they were young and pretended it was a human body and put it in a sea hole at Bulubaket and cried for it as if it was a funeral. Everyone found out and they were ashamed because of their foolishness. File Description: This bundle includes an audio file and a time-aligned ELAN file with an English translation.
Vetlam Stringband i singim 'Krae from Hed blong Buluk' singsing. Hemi wan singsing long saed blong Karu Mol Byangbyang from Fanla mo Kintor from Ranvetlam. Taem we tufala i yangfala oli faenem wan skal blong buluk mo oli putum long wan hol blong ston klosap long solwata (Bulubaket) mo oli krae from olsem hemi wan man we i ded. Ol man oli faenemaot. Faea blong tufala i ded.
Linguist
Format:audio/x-wav
text/x-pfsx+xml
text/x-eaf+xml
Identifier:oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193474
IGS0084, IPD0216
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1193474%23
Subject:music
stringband
North Ambrym language
English language
Subject (ISO639):mmg
eng
Type:Audio

OLAC Info

Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OAI Info

OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1193474
DateStamp:  2018-06-26
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Search Info

Citation: Michael Franjieh (researcher). 2010-07-05. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Europe area_Pacific country_GB country_VU iso639_eng iso639_mmg

Inferred Metadata

Country: United KingdomVanuatu
Area: EuropePacific


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