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Online Na-English-Chinese Dictionary

Abstract : This dictionary documents the lexicon of the Na language (nɑ˩-ʐwɤ˥) as spoken in and around the plain of Yongning, located in Southwestern China, at the border between Yunnan and Sichuan, at a latitude of 27°50’ N and a longitude of 100°41’ E. This language is known locally as 'Mosuo'. Entries and examples have translations into English and Chinese and French. A Na-Chinese-French version of this dictionary is also available. The dictionary is also available through a web interface: There are two supplementary files in the present deposit: (i) The file NaDictionary.xml contains the entire database in XML format following the ISO standard LMF: this is a computer-readable format. For technical documentation on this format, see: (ii) The file NaDictionary.txt contains the entire database in SIL's Toolbox format (MDF); this is the source file on which the editing is done.
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Contributor : Alexis Michaud <>
Submitted on : Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 4:27:09 AM
Last modification on : Monday, December 14, 2020 - 5:03:18 PM


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  • HAL Id : halshs-01204638, version 1


Alexis Michaud. Online Na-English-Chinese Dictionary. 2015. ⟨halshs-01204638v1⟩



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