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oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1198893

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Title:Herman tells the story of a tribal war
herman_2011_11_11_history
Documentation of Moor, Yerisiam, Yaur, and Umar
Contributor (researcher):Dave
Contributor (speaker):Herman
Coverage:Indonesia
Date:2011-11-11
Description:Herman tells the story of a tribal war in the early 20th century, prior to the introduction of Christianity. The Yerisiam and Miere were on one side, and the Ekagi (Mee) and Wate (Tarunggare) on the other. The conch shells used during this war are still kept by some descendants of those involved. Herman says that the conflict ended around 1923. He learned about it from his grandfather Nananeri, who helped broker the peace with the Ekagi leader Waukapea. After telling the story in Yerisiam, he translates and explains in Malay. He also speaks a few sentences of Ekagi, which his grandfather learned to speak and learned from his grandfather.
Herman is from the village of Erega in the Yamor Lakes. He has great knowledge of custom and tradition and has traveled widely. He natively speaks Yerisiam, Yamor Lakes Kamoro, and Papuan Malay. He also speaks some Ekagi is familiar with the vocabulary and basic grammar of Mairasi, Miere, various other languages.
Format:audio/x-wav
text/x-eaf+xml
text/x-pfsx+xml
Identifier:oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1198893
IGS0102
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1198893%23
Subject:Narrative
Iresim language
Yerisiam
Papuan Malay language
Subject (ISO639):ire
pmy
Type:Audio

OLAC Info

Archive:  Endangered Languages Archive
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OAI Info

OaiIdentifier:  oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1198893
DateStamp:  2018-07-01
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Search Info

Citation: Dave (researcher); Herman (speaker). 2011-11-11. Endangered Languages Archive.
Terms: area_Asia country_ID iso639_ire iso639_pmy

Inferred Metadata

Country: Indonesia
Area: Asia


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