~lamini1 give ‹s.th.› (to s.o., se)

Part of Speech verb, transitive
Phonetic Form (i·)lamini
Morphology Contraction of ~la ~mini
    • give ‹s.th.› (to s.o., se)
    • (Part of) Synonym (for)
      • Example 1379:
        Uña teliki li-lamini tanoe se dapa.
        The authorities granted them some ground.

Related entries

  • Heterosemes:
    • ~lamini2 (take V) and give it to ‹s.o.›
  • See also:
    • ~la1 take ‹one thing› (vs. ~loko, ‘take several things’) / take ‹s.th.› physically, grab, carry / take ‹s.th.› in order to use or move it. Serves to introduce a new participant in a situation, often an instrument or a theme, even when no actual ‘grabbing’ event is referred to. / forms causative constructions with motion or posture verbs / give ‹s.th.› / take ‹s.th. abstract›, keep / understand ‹s.o., s.th.› / require, take ‹amount of time› / do, make. Combines with certain objects, to form semantically non-compositional phrases
    • ~la ~mini1 give ‹s.th.› to ‹s.o.› / strike ‹s.th.› hard