omke

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Diachronically, it may probably be traced to om-ke <onomatopoeic.root-CAUS>.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(127)
Kunuhu ka omke a omke a p.
k=unu-hu
1SG.A=mother-POSS
ka
even
omke
cough
a
REP
omke
cough
a
REP
p
but
‘My mother coughed and coughed.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# COUGH Coding set Argument type
1 cougher subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y