Re: Weekly Vocab #1.2.1 (repost #1)
|From:||Lars Finsen <lars.finsen@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 14, 2007, 10:35|
Philip Newton wrote:
> quoting me:
>> G: lusim (bind together)
> Funny; that looks like Pidgin for "untie" to me! ("loose" + transitive
> suffix -im)
Hm, interesting. I guess a Pidgin user would have a slight problem
learning Gaajan, then.
G lusim is from lus 'bind' < proto-NEC lut.V-, plus a comitative
ending which I have backtracked from Basque.
Surprising that anyone at all reads this stuff...