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ISO 639-3: gym

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Chiriquí, Eastern Guaymí, Guaymí, Ngobere, Tolé, Valiente

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINEResources in the Ngabe language. n.a. 2014. Archive of the Indigenous Languages of Latin America (AILLA). oai:ailla.utexas.org:gym
  2. ONLINEElicitation of 100 basic lexical items presented in alphabetical order. Referred to as "Hoijer's wordlist.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.001
  3. ONLINEElicitation of various basic vocabulary items. Referred to as a "diagnostic list.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.002
  4. ONLINEElicitation of nature words and phrases. Includes river, foam, thunder, and "It is cold today.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.003
  5. ONLINEElicitation of words pertinent to animals. Includes quadriped, bear, deer, etc.. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.004
  6. ONLINEMiscellaneous lexical items such as automobile, table, and spoon. Includes many loanwords.. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.005
  7. ONLINEWordlist of domesticated animals like sheep, goat, and various fowl. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.006
  8. ONLINEElicitation of miscellaneous lexical items, but especially days of the week. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.007
  9. ONLINEElicitation of words and phrases with the intent to capture vowel system. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.008
  10. ONLINENumbering system for round items. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.009
  11. ONLINENumbering system for long items like pencils, snakes, etc.. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.010
  12. ONLINENumbering system for the number of times an action was executed. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.011
  13. ONLINENumbering system for each type of fruit. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.012
  14. ONLINENumbering system for counting people. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.013
  15. ONLINENumbering system for flat things like pages, leaves, etc.. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.014
  16. ONLINENumbering system for machetes, bread, and money. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.015
  17. ONLINENumbering system for cloth. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.016
  18. ONLINENumbering system for items in row. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.017
  19. ONLINENumbering system for days. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.018
  20. ONLINENumbering system for branches of trees. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.019
  21. ONLINENumbering system for fathoms. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.020
  22. ONLINEElicitation of phrases with direct object pronouns. Includes such phrases as "I hit you.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.021
  23. ONLINEElicitation of phrases with indirect object pronouns. Includes such phrases as "I gave it to you.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.022
  24. ONLINEElicitation of words and phrases regarding spatial relationships. Includes prepositions like in, on, and over, and phrases like "The pencil is on the table.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.023
  25. ONLINEElicitation of phrases using conjunctions. Includes phrases like "Elario and I are going fishing.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.024
  26. ONLINEElicitation of phrases like "That woman is very old." Referred to as "equational sentences.". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.025
  27. ONLINEElicitation of questions such as "How does he do it?" and "How deep is the water?". Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.026
  28. ONLINEElicitation of various verb paradigms including to speek, to feed, to take, to cook, and to beat. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.027
  29. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to be born, to step on, to weave, to show, and to hear. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.028
  30. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to tempt, to win, to hang, to steal, to cut. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.029
  31. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to drive, to blow, to hold, to pour, and to fling. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.030
  32. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to pass away, to forget, to search, to find, and to kill. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.031
  33. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to sweep, to hit, to dig, to bind, and to make. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.032
  34. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to sing, to catch, to eat, to cry, and to fly. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.033
  35. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to jump, to spread, to stick, to run, and to butcher. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.034
  36. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to tear, to lose, to begin, to swell, and to send. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.035
  37. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to climb, to grow, to do, to go, and to sow. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.036
  38. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to pass, to ask, to keep, to live, and to get up. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.037
  39. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to wake up, to leave, to leave, to leave behind, and to rot. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.038
  40. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to drink, to say, to swear, to fall, and to wring. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.039
  41. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to shout, to eat, to exchange, to work, and to make smooth. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.040
  42. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to cut, to look, to strike, to learn anything quickly, and to write. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.041
  43. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to fight, to break, to flee, to teach, and to think. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.042
  44. ONLINEElicitation of verb paradigms for to grind, to hide, to lure, to have, and to be. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.043
  45. ONLINEUnidentified text with song. Baker, Donald (researcher). [1971-08]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 54.044

Language descriptions

  1. ONLINEGlottolog 2.3 Resources for Ngabere. n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:ngab1239
  2. ONLINESAILS Online Resources for Ngäbere. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:sails.clld.org:gym
  3. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Ngäbere. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:nbr

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEGuaymi Grammar and Dictionary. Alphonse, Ephraim S. 1956. United States Government Printing Office. oai:refdb.wals.info:3152
  2. ONLINEThe evolution of grammar: Tense, aspect and modality in the languages of the world. Bybee, Joan L.; Perkins, Revere; Pagliuca, William. 1994. The University of Chicago Press. oai:refdb.wals.info:4270
  3. ONLINEThe puzzle of Ngóbére auxiliaries: Grammatical reconstruction in Chibchan and Misumalpan. Young, Philip D.; Givón, T. 1990. Studies in typology and diachrony for Joseph H. Greenberg. oai:refdb.wals.info:5216
  4. La lingüística de texto aplicada a un texto narrativo guaymí. Arosemena, Melquaides A. 1981. Lima : [s.n.]. oai:gial.edu:10853
  5. Lenguas de Panamá. Instituto Nacional de Cultura (Panama). Dirección del Patrimonio Histórico; Summer Institute of Linguistics. n.d. [Panama City] : Instituto Nacional de Cultura, Dirección del Patrimonio Histórico : Instituto Lingüístico de Verano. oai:gial.edu:24676
  6. Guaymí grammar and dictionary, with some ethnological notes. Alphonse Reid, Ephraim S., 1896-. n.d. Smithsonian institution. Bureau of American Ethnology ; bulletin 162. oai:gial.edu:3652
  7. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Ngäbere. Anthony Aristar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Helen Aristar-Dry, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2014-10-29. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_gym
  8. ONLINENg?bere: a language of Panama. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:gym

Other known names and dialect names: Chiriquí, Eastern Guaymí, Guaymí, Ngobere, Tolé, Valiente

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