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Nasëvsëvin (gift giving ceremony) -- ahb071_nasyvsyvin_ceremony -- Documenting Ahamb, a Small Island Language of Vanuatu
Title:
Nasëvsëvin (gift giving ceremony) -- ahb071_nasyvsyvin_ceremony -- Documenting Ahamb, a Small Island Language of Vanuatu
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1270065%23
IGS0304
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Timo (researcher)
Maxi (consultant)
Saki (speaker)
Unknown (speaker)
Noki (speaker)
Hebet Obet (speaker)
Morvel (speaker)
Hedrick (speaker)
Kaltau (speaker)
Description:
Nasëvsëvin is a ceremony in which all unmarried children from one extended family make donations to their uncles because in the future the uncles will be the ones helping them out in different situations, including in paying for a bride. The ceremony ends with a kastom dance. Consent received by chief Hedrik and the family to record and archive this ceremony.
Subject language:
Axamb
Bislama
Language family:
Eastern Malayo-Polynesian
Austronesian
Creoles and pidgins, English‑based
Malayo-Polynesian
Creoles and pidgins
Other coverage:
Vanuatu
Other date:
2017-07-07
Other format:
video/mp4
audio/x-wav
text/x-eaf+xml
Other subject:
Axamb
Bislama
Other type:
Video
Audio
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: Axamb
Subject language: Bislama
Language family: Austronesian
Language family: Creoles and pidgins
Language family: Creoles and pidgins, English‑based
Language family: Eastern Malayo-Polynesian
Language family: Malayo-Polynesian
Geographic region: Pacific
Contributor: Hebet Obet
Contributor: Hedrick
Contributor: Kaltau
Contributor: Maxi
Contributor: Morvel
Title: Nasëvsëvin (gift giving ceremony) -- ahb071_nasyvsyvin_ceremony -- Documenting Ahamb, a Small Island Language of Vanuatu
Other coverage: Vanuatu
Other date: 2017-07-07
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: text/x-eaf+xml
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: Axamb
Other subject: Bislama
Other type: Audio
Other type: Video