ṭaḥana (طحن)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Example

(159)
Ṭaḥanat annisāʾu lbud̠ūra bilmidaqati.
ṭaḥanat
grind.PRF.3SG.F
an-nisāʾ-u
ART-women.F.PL-NOM
l-bud̠ūr-a
ART-seed.M.PL-ACC
bi-l-midaqat-i
with-ART-pestle.F-GEN
‘The women ground the seeds with the pestle.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GRIND Coding set Argument type
1 grinder V.subj NP-nom A
2 ground thing NP-acc P
3 grinding instrument bi+NP I

Alternations