Te’un

Facts

  • Language: Te’un
  • Alternate names:
  • Language code: tve
  • Language family: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Timor-Babar, Southwest Maluku, Teun-Nila-Serua, Teun
  • Number of speakers: No remaining speakers.
  • Script: Category

Introduction

Te’un is a language of Indonesia. It is spoken in Central Maluku Province, south central Seram island transmigration area. 4 villages.

The Te’un Verb

Sample Verbs

to bite'niʔi
to burntu'ni
to come'mɔ
to cry'kea
to die, be deadṇ'maʔa
to dream'mia
to drink'mimni
to eatan'ti
to fall'te
to fly'nima
to hear'sɛrni
to kill'funu
to know, be knowledgeablenaf're
to laughṇ'mali
to scratchna'matli
to seetɔn'la
to sita'kasni
to sleepṇ'mina
to spita'prea
to standuma'ru
to swim'nani
to walk'lakti
to vomitṇ'muta
to yawn