Datapoint Fula (Mauritanian) / The Associative Plural

Language:Fula (Mauritanian)
Feature:The Associative Plural by Michael Daniel and Edith Moravcsik
Value:Associative same as additive plural

Examples

Sentence 1281:

a.

Samba-’en

‘Samba and his family, friends’ also ‘several people by the name of Samba, several Sambas’

 

b.

baaba-’en

‘father and his friends, father and those who live with him’

 

c.

baylo-’en

‘blacksmiths’

 

(Michael Daniel, personal elicitation)