Re: Expressing ages
|From:||Gracie V. <the1@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, March 30, 2003, 1:18|
On Thu, 27 Mar 2003, Rachel Klippenstein wrote:
> I'm trying to figure out how age is expressed in
> Ikanirae Seru, and I'm interested in knowing how other
> languages do it.
KuJomu has a verb which pretty much means "to be in the Xth year [of life]".
Years are 388 (or was it 400?) days though, I think, not 365.
I had that all worked out perfectly once when I was obsessed with this theory; I
don't remember it too much now.