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Nominal Morphology of Mehweb Dargwa


  • Ilya Yu. Chechuro

    () (National Research University Higher School of Economics)


This paper describes the nominal morphology of the Mehweb language. It deals with the following issues: noun structure, plural formation, the oblique stem, case formation and use, and irregular locatives. In this paper I analyse both the structure and the semantics of these features. The description is mostly based on the existing studies of the Mehweb language, and the field data collected during three field trips in the years 2013–2015

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  • Ilya Yu. Chechuro, 2015. "Nominal Morphology of Mehweb Dargwa," HSE Working papers WP BRP 32/LNG/2015, National Research University Higher School of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:hig:wpaper:32/lng/2015

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    1. Ekaterina V. Rakhilina & Tatiana I. Reznikova, 2014. "Doing Lexical Typology With Frames And Semantic Maps," HSE Working papers WP BRP 18/LNG/2014, National Research University Higher School of Economics.
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    Mehweb; Northeast Caucasian; Dargwa languages; noun; paradigm; noun morphology; nominal morphology; case; plural; structure; locative.;

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