ᴱQ. tinwelindon talalínen “on wings like stars”

⚠️ᴱQ. tinwelindon talalínen, “on wings like stars”

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The eighth line of the Oilima Markirya poem (MC/213). The first word is adverbial plural form of tinwe “star”, followed by the instrumental plural form of tala² “sail”, poetically translated “wings” in the English.

Decomposition: Broken into its constituent elements, this phrase would be:

tinwe-li-ndon tala-lí-nen = “*star-(plural)-like sail-(plural)-on”

Reference ✧ MC/213 ✧ “on wings like stars”


tinwe “star” similative plural ✧ MC/213 (tinwelindon)
tala² “sail” instrumental plural ✧ MC/213 (talalínen)

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