OLAC Record

Title:Olívia - song1 English version
Documenting Waima'a, East Timor
Contributor:Maurício Belo/Sabu-Raku
Contributor (researcher):John Bowden
Nikolaus Himmelmann
Contributor (speaker):Olívia
Coverage:East Timor
Description:Waima'a is an endangered Austronesian language spoken in the Baucau district of East Timor. Goal of project is as comprehensive a documentation of communicative events and linguistic metaknowledge as possible. For further details on scope and format of documentation see link below.
O sings the song again in English, her own suggestion
Additional people present: Olívia's father (Domingos2), a younger sister, Agostinha, small boy plus occasional onlookers who did not stay for long
for further details see his own CV (session: Mauricio_CV) no mothers name because parents were baptized very late, he himself baptized at the age of 17? da Conceição = Saint, Aparício = Godfather (< Luís Aparício Guterres, primary school teachter at the time, new diretór distrito since November 2004 ) was nearly 27 years old when project started One grandparent of Maurício (mother of mother) from Bucoli Knows Malay and Tetum, says that he knows only little Makasae but seems to be able to follow most of everyday interactions; Tetum probably primary language these days, as indicated in language choice father (Raku-Bie) dead mother (Joana Belo/Kasa-Watu) old and nearly deaf, living on hill Kailale Oli which belongs to Parlamento but is very close to the border of Kaisidu; mother does not know any other lg in addition to Waima'a
rudimentary knowledge of Tetum and Portuguese
Parlamento, in 2002 helped out as a teacher at elementary school, catechist (katekis) for the local church 3 months course of Portuguese for school ?Makasae married to Marciano Belo Freitas, Betulale(termasuak di kampung Ossowa), who is originally from Caisido, but went to Wailakama during Indonesian occupation in 2003 moved to house of husband in Wailakama see also Domingos2
delayed onset of recording
VolkswagenStiftung Az.: II/78058
Publisher:Nikolaus Himmelmann
Ruhr-University Bochum, Department of Linguistics
Individual song
English language
Subject (ISO639):eng


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Citation: Maurício Belo/Sabu-Raku; John Bowden (researcher); Nikolaus Himmelmann (researcher); Olívia (speaker). 2002-11-17. Nikolaus Himmelmann.
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