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[jbovlaste] Re: drunk



On Thu, 6 Jul 2006, Yanis Batura wrote:

"Drunk", in the sense of "Intoxicated with alcoholic liquor to the point of impairment of physical and mental faculties", is absent both in the gismu list and jbovlaste.

Your suggestions?

Noralujv.txt has recorded at least three suggestions for this. Of these, xalbebna seems to be the closest equivalent.

xalbebna xalka+bebna: tipsy, giddy, besotted: x1 = bebn
a1 (foolish), x2 = bebna2 (foolishness), x3 = xalka2 (alcohol type )


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Arnt Richard Johansen                                http://arj.nvg.org/
Confusion among -ate ~ -ant pairs is even more prominate, since both
are legitimant suffixes. --Adam Albright