Vegetable Gender ( Concept )
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/VegetableGender


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      |_ Abstract
            |_ Linguistic Property
                  |_ Morphosyntactic Property
                        |_ Gender Property
                              |_ Vegetable Gender


Definition:

Vegetable gender refers to inanimates and exists in some four-way gender systems, e.g., masculine, feminine, neuter, and vegetable as in Bininj Gun-wok [Evans 2003: 202].


Usage Notes

Examples
Language Code: bla Blackfoot example of plural number and animate gender.
2009-06-04 13:28:09
man-meman-mak
III-foodVEG-good
good food

References:
Mithun (1999:99) FROM Frantz (1991:8-9)


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User Submitted Issues
Status: Pending Bininj Gunwok example for vegetable gender - Dunstan Brown
2009-09-16 09:06:50

Blackfoot example of plural number and animate gender.
2009-06-04 13:28:09
man- me man- mak
III- food VEG- good
good food

References:
Mithun (1999:99) FROM Frantz (1991:8-9)

Comment: the example is from Bininj Gunwok but the references refer to other languages.


References:
III- food VEG- good
good food

References:
Mithun (1999:99) FROM Frantz (1991:8-9)

Comment: the example is from Bininj Gunwok but the references refer to other languages.