Lexember is here!


The rules of the game are simple: For the duration of one month, every participant will create and publish one word per day, ideally with some short notes about etymology, semantics, or usage, possibly augmented by a glossed example sentence.

So, today I have two new words;

tsompa – to worship; adoration

ima kue aye ha’ena tsompak
now like past 3sg-P.1sg worship-NEG
He doesn’t worship me like he used to.

kitsi – texture; grain (of wood)

nya anya ke kitsi nkumu
BEN see O wood.grain be.difficult
It is difficult to see the wood grain.