nazvatʹ (назвать)

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There is a refelxive form with lexicalized/autoreflexive meaning.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(55)
Oni nazvali syna Mixailom.
oni
they
nazva-l-i
name-PST-PL
syn-a
son-ACC
Mixail-om
Michael-INS
‘They named their son Michael.’
(56)
On nazval menja durakom.
on
he
nazva-l
name-PST.M.SG
menja
me.ACC
durak-om
fool-INS
‘He called/named me a fool.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# NAME Coding set Argument type
1 namer NP-nom & V.subj A
2 namee NP-acc P
3 name NP-instr I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
M Requires the imperfective counterpart, nazyvat'. Here, the agent participant cannot occur in the instrumental, since that case is reserved for the name microrole. y
U
N n
C
N y