Datapoint Juba Arabic/Reciprocal constructions

In Juba Arabic the reciprocal is expressed by means of the special pronoun badúm. As regards the reflexive constructions, see Feature 88 "Intensifiers and reflexive pronouns".

Values

Other special reciprocal construction

Example 64-179:
lísa anína kátulu badúm
lísa
still
anína
1pl
kátulu
kill
badúm
recp
We are still killing each other.

Source: Manfredi 2005: 149

Example 64-175:
úo kátulu náfsa to
úo
3sg
kátulu
kill
náfsa
soul
to
poss.3sg
He killed himself.

Source: Manfredi 2005: 149

Example 64-30:
íta ásalu íta
íta
2sg
ásalu
ask
íta
2sg
You ask yourself.
Confidence:
Certain