killing instrument

Microroles of
KILL
killing instrument

37 Verb forms in 29 Languages (55 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 3 með +NP-dat I
Icelandic Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European deyða Basic 3 3 með +NP-dat I
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Basic 3 3 con+NP I
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Zenzontepec Chatino Americas Otomanguean nkay-u-jwi Basic 3 3 lóʔō+NP I
Mandarin Chinese Asia Sino-Tibetan shā Basic 3 2 yòng+NP I
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian söömè Basic 3 3 ngê+NP I
Xârâcùù Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian pwèkè Basic 3 3 ngê+NP I
Ainu Asia isolate ray-ke (SG) / ronnu (PL) Basic 3 3 NP+ani I
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Basic 3 3 NP-loc/instr I
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic korosu Basic 3 2 NP-instr I
English Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European kill Basic 3 3 with+NP I
Balinese Southeast Asia & Australia Austronesian ngematiang Basic 3 3 aji+NP I
Jaminjung Southeast Asia & Australia Mirndi digirrij ganima Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Modern Standard Arabic Africa Semitic qatala Basic 3 3 bi+NP I
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Ket Asia Yeniseic ej⁰ (S-O-ej-pl) Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Mapudungun Americas Araucanian l̠angümün Basic 3 3 NP+mew I
Yaqui Americas Uto-Aztecan me’a Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Nen Southeast Asia & Australia Morehead gms Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
Mandinka Africa Mande faa (1) Basic 3 3 NP+la I
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Basic 3 3 yéetel+NP I
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European ubitʹ Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European ubitʹ Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European spanel Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Russian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European ubitʹ Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Jaminjung Southeast Asia & Australia Mirndi ning ganima Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Eastern Armenian Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European moɾtʰel Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Derived 2 3 NP-instr
Even Asia Tungusic ma- Derived 3 3 NP-instr
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European umbringen Derived 2 4 NP-nom V.subj
German Europe (and Indo-European) Indo-European töten Derived 2 4 NP-nom V.subj
Chintang Asia Tibeto-Burman set Basic 3 3 NP-erg I
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 2 3 NP-nom
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 3 3 NP-loc/instr
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Derived 4 3 NP-instr
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 3 3 NP-loc/instr
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gbe (1) Derived 3 4 re+NP
Emai Africa Niger-Congo gboo Derived 3 4 re+NP
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic korosu Derived 2 2 NP-instr
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 2 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 3 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 3 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 3 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 4 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 2 3 con+NP
Italian Europe (and Indo-European) Romance uccidere Derived 2 3 con+NP
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 4 3 NP-instr
Bezhta Europe (and Indo-European) Nakh-Daghestanian yiƛ'al (1) Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Derived 3 3 yéetel+NP
Yucatec Maya Americas Maya kíins Derived 3 3 yéetel+NP
Evenki Asia Altaic vaa- Basic 3 3 NP-instr I
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian buunung Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
Sri Lanka Malay Asia Austronesian mathiking Basic 3 3 NP-abl I
Hokkaido Japanese Asia Japonic koros-u Derived 3 3 NP-instr
Bora Americas Witotoan dsɨ́jɨ́vetsó Derived 4 3 NP-loc/instr
Japanese (standard) Asia Japonic korosu Derived 3 2 NP-instr
Korean Asia Isolate/Koreanic jugida Basic 3 3 NP-instr I