Datapoint Karachay-Balkar / The Associative Plural

Language:Karachay-Balkar
Feature:The Associative Plural by Michael Daniel and Edith Moravcsik
Value:Unique affixal associative plural

Examples

Sentence igt-3786:

men temircí - lar - ɨ bla šujox - ma
men
I
temircí - lar - ɨ
blacksmith - APL - 3sg
bla
with
šujox - ma
friend - 1sg
I am a friend of the blacksmith and his family or his lot.

Sentence igt-3787:

biz - de ertte ertte desem da revolucija - ʁa deri abáj - lar - ɨ zaša - ʁan - dɨ - la
biz - de
we - loc
ertte
long.ago
ertte
long.ago
desem da
precisely
revolucija - ʁa
revolution - dat
deri
before
abáj - lar - ɨ
Abaj - APL - 3sg
zaša - ʁan - dɨ - la
live - PART.PFCT - 3 - pl
In our village, some long-long time ago, say before the revolution, there lived a family of Abajev.