Mursi

[aka Murzi, Murzu, Merdu]

Classification: Surmic

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threatened

  • Endangered Languages Catalogue Project. Compiled by research teams at University of Hawai'i Mānoa and Institute for Language Information and Technology (LINGUIST List) at Eastern Michigan University . (2012) ·

  • Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger . Christopher Moseley (ed.) (2010) · UNESCO Publishing http://www.unesco.org/culture/en/endangeredlanguages/atlas

  • World Oral Literature Project . http://www.oralliterature.org

  • 1994 Population and Housing Census of Ethiopia, Results at Country Level . (1998) · Central Statistical Office https://www.msu.edu/~hudson/Ethlgslist.htm

  • Ethnologue: Languages of the World, 16th Edition (2009) . (2009) · edited by M. Paul Lewis · SIL International http://www.ethnologue.com/

  • The World Atlas of Language Structures . (2005) · edited by Bernard Comrie and David Gil and Martin Haspelmath and Matthew S. Dryer · Oxford University Press

  • The relationship between oratory and the exercise of influence among the Mursi ( pp. 163-183 ) . Turton, David A. (1975) · In Political language and oratory in traditional society edited by Bloch, Maurice · Academic Press

  • Films on the Mursi ( pp. 21-22 ) . James, Wendy R. (1992) · Anthropology today. 8 (2) ·

  • Suri-English Basic Vocabulary ( pp. 39-64 ) . J. Abbink (1993) · Frankfurter Afrikanistische Blätter. 5

  • Aspects of Tirmaga Grammar . Michael G. Bryant (1999) ·

  • Le Mun (Mursi) ( pp. 335-349 ) . D. Turton (1981) · In Les langues de l'Afrique Subsaharienne Les Langues dans le Monde Ancien et Moderne · Vol. I · edited by Jean Perrot · Paris: Centre National de la Recherche Sciéntifique

  • Mursi ( pp. 533-561 ) . David Turton and M. Lionel Bender (1976) · In The Non-Semitic Languages of Ethiopia Committee on Ethiopian Studies: Occasional Papers Series · Vol. 5 · edited by M. Lionel Bender · East Lansing, Michigan: African Studies Center, Michigan State University

  • Surma Etymologies ( pp. 523-555 ) . Harold C. Fleming (1983) · In Nilotic Studes: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Languages and History of the Nilotic Peoples, Cologne, January 4-6, 1982 Kölner Beiträge zur Afrikanistik · Vol. 10 · edited by Rainer Vossen and Marianne Bechhaus-Gerst · Berlin: Dietrich Reimer

  • The Suri Tribe ( pp. 106-114 ) . R. E. Lyth (1947) · Sudan Notes and Records. XXVIII

  • Mursi ( pp. 533-561 ) . Turton, David and Bender, M. Lionel (1976) · In The Non-Semitic Languages of Ethiopia edited by Bender, M. Lionel · African Studies Center, Michigan State University

  • Chai manuscript dictionary . Abbink, Jon (19xx) ·

  • Ethnic conflict in the ‘tribal’ zone: the Dizi and Surma of southern Ethiopia ( pp. 675-682 ) . Abbink, Jon (1993) · Journal of modern African studies. 31

  • Famine, gold, and guns: the Suri of southwestern Ethiopia, 1985-91 ( pp. 218-225 ) . Abbink, Jon (1993) · Disasters: the international journal of disaster studies and practice. 17

  • Suri-English basic vocabulary ( pp. 39-64 ) . Abbink, Jon (1993) · Frankfurter afrikanistische Blätter. 5

  • Violence and political discourse among the Chai Suri ( pp. 321-344 ) . Abbink, Jon (1998) · In Surmic languages and cultures Nilo-Saharan: linguistic analyses and documentation (NISA), #13 · edited by Dimmendaal, Gerrit Jan and Last, Marco · Rüdiger Köppe Verlag

  • Plant use among the Suri people of southern Ethiopia: a system of knowledge in danger? ( pp. 199-206 ) . Abbink, Jon (2002) · Afrikanistische Arbeitspapiere (AAP). 70

  • Kinship and society among Surmic-speaking peoples in southwest Ethiopia ( pp. 5-14 ) . Abbink, Jon (2006) · In Proceedings of the 15th international conference of Ethiopian studies, Hamburg July 20-25, 2003 Äthiopische Forschungen, #65 · edited by Uhlig, Siegbert and Bulakh, Maria and Nosnitsin, Denis and Rave, Thomas · Otto Harrassowitz Verlag

  • On comparing language relationships: a case study of Murle, Kacipo and Tirma ( pp. 67-76 ) . Arensen, Jon[athan] Edward (1989) · Occasional papers in the study of Sudanese languages. 6

  • The eloquent Surma of Ethiopia ( pp. 77-99 ) . Beckwith, C. and Fisher, A. (1991) · National geographic. 179

  • Aspects of Tirmaga grammar . Bryant, Michael Grayson (1999) ·

  • Il linguaggio dei Tirma, popolazione della zona del Lago Rodolfo ( pp. 26-35 ) . Cerulli, Enrico (1942) · Oriente moderno. 22

  • On Tirma, Chai, Baale and Mursi ( pp. 26-27 ) . Dimmendaal, Gerrit Jan (1993) · SLLE (Survey of little-known languages of Ethiopia) linguistic reports. 4

  • Sociolinguistic survey report of Tirma, Chai, Baale and Mursi ( pp. 3 ) . Dimmendaal, Gerrit Jan (2002) · SIL electronic survey reports (SILESR), #2002-033 · SIL International http://www-01.sil.org/silesr/2002/033/SILESR2002-033.pdf

  • Surma etymologies ( pp. 523-555 ) . Fleming, Harold C. (1983) · In Nilotic studies: proceedings of the international symposium on languages and history of the Nilotic peoples, Cologne, January 4-6, 1982 Kölner Beiträge zur Afrikanistik, #10 · Vol. v. 2 · edited by Vossen, Rainer and Bechhaus-Gerst, Marianne · Dietrich Reimer Verlag

  • Sociolinguistic survey report of abortive Suri ( pp. 10 ) . Girard, Tim (2002) · SIL electronic survey reports (SILESR), #2002-022 · SIL International

  • Report of abortive Suri survey ( pp. (?) ) . Girard, Tim and Middleton, M. (1993) · SLLE (Survey of little-known languages of Ethiopia) linguistic reports. 4

  • Number marking in Tirma ( pp. 90-101 ) . Hirut, Wolde-Mariam (2000) · Afrikanistische Arbeitspapiere (AAP). 63

  • Marked nominative in Africa ( pp. 655-732 ) . König, Christa (2006) · Studies in language. 30 (4) ·