moɾtʰel

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corpus frequencies:
3801/590/0 (basic/middle/causative)
slaughter, kill

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(125)
Uzena mi oɾum hazaɾ vočʰχaɾ moɾtʰel kta.
uzen-a
want-sbjv.3sg
mi
one
oɾ-um
day-loc
hazaɾ
thousand
vočʰχaɾ
sheep
moɾtʰ-el
slaughter-inf
k-ta
fut-give.sbjv.3sg
‘[If] he’d wanted, he’d have a thousand sheep killed every day.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# KILL Coding set Argument type
1 killer NP-nom V.subj A
2 killee NP-nomdat P
3 killing instrument NP-instr I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n