Language name and location: Oksapmin, Sandaun, PNG [Refer toː Ethnologue]

言名称和分布地区奥克萨普明语, 巴布亚新几内亚

 

1. tipun ( litː 'thumb' )

21.  bes tən '(other) side forearm'

2. ləwatipun ( litː 'index finger')

22.  xadəp tən '(other) side wrist'

3. bumlip ( litː 'middle finger')

23.  xətxət tən '(other) side little finger'

4. xətlip ( litː 'ring finger')

24.  xətlip tən '(other) side ring finger'

5. xətxət ( litː 'little finger')

25.  bumlip tən '(other) side middle finger'

6. xədəp ( litː 'wrist')

26.  ləwatipun tən 'side index finger'

7. bes ( litː 'forearm')

27.  tipun tən '(other) side thumb'

8. armun ( litː 'elbow')

28.   

9. tuwət ( litː 'upper arm')

29.   

10. kat ( litː 'shoulder')

30. 

11. ɡwel ( litː 'side of neck')

40.   

12. nat ( litː 'ear')

50. 

13. kin ( litː 'eye')

60.  

14. lum ( litː 'nose')

70. 

15. kin tən  (litː '(other) side eye')

80.  

16. nat tən ( litː '(other) side ear')

90. 

17. ɡwel tən ( litː '(other) side of neck')

100.

18. kat tən ( litː '(other) shoulder')

200.

19. tuwət tən '(other) side upper arm'

1000.

20. amun tən ( litː '(other) side elbow')

2000.

  

Linguist providing data and dateː Dr. Robyn Loughnane, Department of Linguistics, University of Melbourne, Australia, August 11, 2008.

提供资的语言: Dr. Robyn Loughnane, 2008 年 8 月 11 日.

 

Other comments: Oksapmin has a has a body tally system, moving from thumb to index finger, middle finger, ring finger, little finger, wrist, forearm, elbow, upper arm shoulder, side of neck, ear, eye, nose and again from other side of eye, ear, side of neck, shoulder, upper arm, elbow, forearm, wrist, little finger, ring finger, middle finger, index finger and thumb. The biggest number in this cycle is 27.


                            

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