killer

49 Verb forms in 36 Languages (68 Coding frames)

coding frames
participants
Language Verb form (KILL) Coding frame Coding set Argument type
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European drepa Basic 3 1 NP-nom & V.agr A
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European deyða Basic 3 1 NP-nom & V.agr A
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Basic 3 1 V.subj A
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Basic 3 1 NP-erg A
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean nkay-u-jwi Basic 3 1 Ø A
Mandarin Chinese Asia Sino-Tibetan shā Basic 3 1 Ø A
Sliammon Americas Salish qəyʼ-t Basic 2 2 V.sbj A
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian söömè Basic 3 1 Ø A
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian pwââmè Basic 2 1 Ø A
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian sa Basic 2 1 Ø A
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian pwèkè Basic 3 1 Ø A
Ainu Asia isolate ray-ke (SG) / ronnu (PL) Basic 3 1 subj.V A
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gbe (1) Basic 2 1 Ø A
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gboo Basic 2 1 Ø A
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic korosu Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European kill Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian ngematiang Basic 3 1 Ø A
Jaminjung Southeast Asia & Australia Mirndi digirrij ganima Basic 3 1 NP-erg subj.V A
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic qatala Basic 3 1 V.subj NP-nom A
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Ket Asia Yeniseic ej⁰ (S-O-ej-pl) Basic 3 1 subj.V A
Mapudungun Americas Araucanian l̠angümün Basic 3 1 V.subj A
Yaqui Americas Uto-Aztecan me’a Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Yorùbá Africa Niger-Congo pa Basic 2 1 Ø A
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead gms Basic 3 1 NP-erg & V.act A
Mandinka Africa Mande faa (1) Basic 3 1 Ø A
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Basic 3 1 sbj.V A
Hoocąk Americas Siouan t'ee hii Basic 2 1 act.V A
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European ubitʹ Basic 3 1 NP-nom & V.subj A
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European ubitʹ Derived 3 1 NP-instr
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European spanel Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European ubitʹ Derived 3 1 NP-instr
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European umbringen Basic 2 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Jaminjung Southeast Asia & Australia Mirndi ning ganima Basic 3 1 NP-erg subj.V A
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European moɾtʰel Basic 3 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European mahacʰnel Basic 2 1 NP-nom V.subj A
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European töten Basic 2 1 NP-nom V.subj A
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Derived 3 1 NP-dat
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Derived 3 1 NP-nom V.subj
Ojibwe Americas Algonquian nsaad Basic 2 1 subjA.V A
Ojibwe Americas Algonquian ntood Basic 2 1 subjA.V A
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European töten Derived 3 1 NP-nom V.subj
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European umbringen Derived 2 1 von+NP-dat
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European töten Derived 2 1 von+NP-dat
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman set Basic 3 1 NP-erg & V.agt A
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Derived 4 1 NP-instr
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gbe (1) Derived 3 1 Ø
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gboo Derived 3 1 Ø
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Basic 2 1 NP-nom A
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 3 1 NP-dat
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 2 1 NP-exp
Mitsukaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 2 1 NP-loc/dat
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 2 1 V.subj
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 3 1 daParteDi+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 3 1 daParteDi+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 3 1 V.subj
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 4 1 a+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 2 1 da+NP
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 3 1 NP-dat/niyotte
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 4 1 NP-dat
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian bunuh Basic 2 1 Ø A
Jakarta Indonesian Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian matiin Basic 2 1 Ø A
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Derived 3 1 NP-poss
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Derived 1 1 sbj.V
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Derived 3 1 tumen+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Derived 3 1 sbj.V
Evenki Asia Altaic vaa- Basic 3 1 NP-nom A
Nǀǀng Africa Tuu ǀhaa Basic 2 1 Ø A
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Derived 2 1 NP-abs & abs.V
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian buunung Basic 3 1 Ø A
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian mathiking Basic 3 1 Ø A
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 4 1 NP-acc
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic korosu Derived 3 1 NP-nom
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic jugida Basic 3 1 NP-nom A