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There is no verb 'name', one gives a name to someone.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VN

Example

(45)
È nwú énì ní áìn.
è
they
nwú
take.hold.SG
énì
name
APP
áìn
her
‘They gave a name to her. / They named her.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# NAME Coding set Argument type

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