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なすん【生すん】

 Ryukyu (Okinawa)

nasun [nasuŋ̍]

Definition

Verb

  1. To give birth

Etymology

Cognate to standard Japanese なす【生す】 nasu "to bear (a child); to have (a child)".

意味:うむ【生む・産む】

+ amend/report

Verb Paradigm

Central Okinawan su-type verb: nasunβeta

 

 

Imperfective

Perfective

Negative

Neg. Perfective

Plain

PRED

nasun

nachan

nasan

nasantan

ATT

nasuru

nacharu

Progressive

PRED

nachoon

nachootan

nacheewuran

nacheewurantan

ATT

nachooru

nachootaru

Causative

PRED

nashimiyun
nashimiin

nashimitan

nashimiran

nashimirantan

ATT

nashimiyuru
nashimiiru

nashimitaru

Passive, Potential

PRED

nasariyun
nasariin

nasaritan
nasattan

nasariran
nasaran

nasarirantan
nasarantan

ATT

nasariyuru
nasariiru

nasaritaru
nasattaru

Intransitivizing resultative (For transitive verbs only)

PRED

nacheen

nacheetan

nacheeneen

nacheeneentan

ATT

nacheeru

nacheetaru

In preparation/in advance (-te oku)

PRED

nachoochun

nachoochan

nacheeukan

nacheeukantan

ATT

nachoochuru

nachoocharu

Desidirative (adjective paradigm)

PRED

nashi-busan

nashi-busatan

nashi-bushikoo neen

nashi-bushikoo neeran

nashi-bushikoo neentan

nashi-bushikoo neerantan

ATT

nashi-busaru

nashi-busataru

 

Affirmative

Negative

Volitional-Presumptive
(“let’s”)

nasa

“seems”

nasuru-haji

nasan-haji

Imperative-Prohibitive

nashi

nasuna

Conjunctive-Participle
(“te form”)

nachi