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Title:The Scarifier
Edu05Tatalakat
Organization of a Text Collection in Trumai, Aiming at its Scientific Documentation
Contributor:Speaker11
Raquel
Coverage:Brazil
Date:2005-05-24
Description:ENGLISH: Text describing the Scarifier, an object used by the Xingu Indians in order to scarify the skin and make it bleed, for medicinal purposes or to make the person strong. ----- PORTUGUÊS: Texto descrevendo a Arranhadeira, um objeto usado pelos xinguanos para fazer arranhaduras na pele e causar sangria, para fins medicinais ou para tornar a pessoa mais forte.
The purpose of the project is to document Trumai, a genetically isolate language spoken in Brazil. The archive consists of a collection of texts in the language, plus other kinds of materials relative to the Trumai culture, such as photos, drawings, songs, educational materials, etc.
Description of an object: the Scarifier.
The text was originally produced in Trumai. It was translated into Portuguese and English by the researcher with the help of the Trumai speaker.
The author of the text is Speaker11.
Speaker11 is a native speaker of Trumai, but she is also fully bilingual in Portuguese. She has been living in the city of Canarana since 1997, because her father works there. Her mother is Trumai, her father is Suyá. Speaker11 has a little son.
Raquel is a Brazilian linguist. She has been working with the Trumai people since 1989. She has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from Rice University (Houston, Texas, U.S.A).
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text/x-toolbox-text
Identifier:oai:www.mpi.nl:1839_00-0000-0000-0008-3CA4-D
Documentation of Trumai
Publisher:Raquel Guirardello-Damian
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Subject:Discourse
Description
Trumai culture
Portuguese language
English language
Trumai language
Trumaí
Subject (ISO639):por
eng
tpy

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Citation: Speaker11; Raquel. 2005-05-24. Raquel Guirardello-Damian.
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Country: BrazilUnited KingdomPortugal
Area: AmericasEurope


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