paiimè

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Compound of paii "be sick" and -(a)mè "completely".
Cf
. paii which, by itself, depending of the context, is sufficient to express "to die".

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Example

(74)
Kamûrû wâ paiimè.
kamûrû
man
PFV
paii-mè
sick-completely
‘The man died.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIE Coding set Argument type
1 dieer Ø S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
n
C
N y
C
M y
(338)
‘You have let my son die. / You are responsible of the death of my son.’
(339)
‘We used to let people die in that place.’
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
(340)
‘Don't be afraid of dying!’
U
N n