Productive nominalizing morphology: action/state (arrive/arrival)

Nominal Syntax - Derivation
There is a morpheme which derives an event from a verb


Language Feature Status Grammatical Notes Source Created By Etymology Notes General Notes Phylogenetic Code
Cahuilla Jane Hill
Cupeño Jane Hill
Luiseño Jane Hill
Serrano Jane Hill
Kitanemuk Jane Hill
Kawaiisu Jane Hill
Timbisha Jane Hill
Western Mono Jane Hill
Chemehuevi Jane Hill
Southern Paiute Jane Hill
Southern Ute Jane Hill
Shoshone Jane Hill
Comanche Jane Hill
Idaho Shoshone Jane Hill
Northern Paiute Jane Hill
Gabrielino Jane Hill
Achagua no Wilson & Levinsohn 1992: 51 Ana Paula Brandao
Resígaro yes (1) is used for verb and adjective roots, (2) only for verb roots, based on the subtype of verb. Allin, 1976: 111 Ana Paula Brandao, Aimee Lawrence
Bare yes Aikhenvald, 1995: 21 Ana Paula Brandao
Piapoco yes Galindo, 2002: 135 Aimee Lawrence
Yukuna no There are three nominalizing markers. One seems to be an object nominalizer, (see line 97), suggesting that agentive and action/state nominalizers, if present, aren't productive. Shauer & Shauer, 1978: p. 48 Aimee Lawrence
Yavitero no Mosonyi, 1987: p. 46-48 Aimee Lawrence
Wapishana yes Santos 2006:136 Ana Paula Brandao, Amanda Meeks
Wayuu no info No mention of nominalizing morphology in the morphological template for nouns. Mansen & Captain 2000: p. 797 Aimee Lawrence
Tariana yes Aikhenvald, 2003: 461 Aimee Lawrence
Apurinã yes Facundes, 2000: 247 Aimee Lawrence
Asheninka Apurucayali no Payne 1981; Payne 1983 Amanda Meeks
Maipure yes derives a state Zamponi 2003:27-28 Amanda Meeks
Yanesha' yes The orthographic form of the morpheme is -añ/-ñ but no key for a phonological form is given Duff-Tripp 1997:38 Daniel Valle
Kinikinau no info Daniel Valle
Baure yes derived by -pi; derives abstract nouns Danielsen 2007: p192 Mitz Perez
Nanti no Michael, 2008. p. 303-304 Aimee Lawrence
Paresi no info Rowan 1978, Rowan and Burgess 1979, Brandão 2010 Daniel Valle
Palikur no Launey 2003 Daniel Smith
Yine no info Matteson 1965 Daniel Smith
Añun no info author does not discuss derivation Patte 1989 Daniel Smith
Bora no Seifart - 2005:58-63 Amanda Meeks
Makiritare no info Hall 1988 Melody Ann Ross
Makushi yes Abbott 1991: 95 Melody Ann Ross
Eñepa yes Payne 2012:99 Daniel Smith
Pemon no info Daniel Valle
Guna yes Smith texts Daniel Smith
Naso yes Quesada 2000 Daniel Smith
Ika yes Frank 1990:19 Daniel Valle
Kogi no info Daniel Valle
Cabecar no info Daniel Valle
Guaymí yes It also expresses the agent Quesada 2008:51 Daniel Valle
Damana yes For all productive nominalizing, the morphemes used are verb roots or verbs or nouns--unsure if this is true nominalizing Daniel Valle
Sikuani yes Queixalós 2000:162 Daniel Smith
Macaguan no info Buenaventura - 1993 Amanda Meeks
Aguaruna yes Overall 2007:428 Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá no info Daniel Valle
Waorani no info Daniel Valle
Ingá yes This is the past particple which is used as a deverbal nominalizer suffix Levinson 1976b:17-8 Daniel Valle
Matses yes Fleck:293 Daniel Valle
Mapudungun no info Daniel Valle
Páez no info Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano yes Parker 1965:29 Daniel Valle
Tikuna yes Montes 2004b:82 Daniel Valle
Urarina no Olawsky:404-5 Daniel Valle
Waunana no info Daniel Valle
Andoke yes event or state: to dream --> dream(ing), be white ---> the color white, whiteness; creates class 1 nouns Landaburu 1979: 140-141 Kelsey Neely possibly comes from verb 'to be'
Puinave yes Giron 2008: p246 Mitz Perez, Daniel Valle
Central Aymara yes ta is a suffix Huayhua Pari 2001: 244 Shannon Dardis
Kakua yes Bolaños fieldnotes Katherine Bolaños
Kaingang yes Goncalves 2011:40 Daniel Smith
Minica Witoto yes Minor and Minor 1982. p.98-100 Daniel Smith
Hup yes bare verb stem with rising tone Epps 2008 Pattie Epps
Nadëb/Roçado dialect no info Weir 1984:85 Katherine Bolaños
Dâw no Martins 2004 Katherine Bolaños
Desano yes Action nominalizations are obtained with the deverbalizing suffix -ri or its past form -ra. Miller 1999, p. 142 Amanda Novak less productively, -ro can also form an action nominalization.
Cubeo yes Morse & Maxwell 1999, p. 87 Amanda Novak; note addition by Chris Clack
Kotiria yes Stenzel 2004, p. 154 Amanda Novak
Makuna no Smothermon & Smothermon 1993, p.35 Chris Clack
Koreguaje no Cook & Criswell 1993, p.53- Chris Clack
Barasano no Jones & Jones 1991, p.45 Chris Clack
Tanimuca no Strom 1992, p.72-83 Chris Clack Participles marked with -eʔka involve tense and imply an event.(p.87)
Siona yes Wheeler - 1987:114 Amanda Meeks
Tukano yes suffix -se derives N from V, plus many other forms for deriving different genders/animacies with reference to time (current, past or future) West and Welch 2004: 69; Ramirez 1997: 114, 277-8 Kelsey Neely
Yanomami no Ramirez 1994: 363-378 Kelsey Neely no mention of this, but there is one that derives a location
Ninam no Goodwin-Gomez, p.116-117 Kelsey Neely "nominalization" but none of these kinds
Sanumá yes Borgman 1990: 142-144 Kelsey Neely
Surui no info Daniel Valle
Karitiana no Everett 2006:296-300 Daniel Valle
Nheengatu yes Cruz 2011:247 Daniel Smith
Paraguayan Guaraní yes Krivoshein and Acosta 2001:115 Daniel Valle
Aché no info Daniel Valle
Kokama no Daniel Smith
Nyangumarta no done 0
Jingulu no done 0
Wambaya no info done x
Bunuba no info done x
Walmajarri no info Done-Claire x
Nyulnyul no info done? x
Warrwa no info done x
Worrorra no info done X
Garrwa no info done X
Gooniyandi no info done x
Warlpiri no n25 done 0
Bardi no done-Claire 0
Yugambeh Y?
Yorta Yorta maybe 98 done 1
Yir Yoront Done-Dan
Yindjibarndi no info done-Dan x
Yidiny not done yet done-Catherine X
Yanyuwa no info Done-Austin x
Yandruwandha no Done-Dan 0
Yan-nhangu not yet
Yalarnnga no info Done-Dan x
Woiwurrung no info done-Amalia x
Wirangu No info done x
Wemba-Wemba no info done-Amalia x
Warumungu yes 50 done-Amalia 1
Wangkumara no 14, 33 done 0
Uradhi Yes 372 Y 1
Paakantyi no info Y-Hannah X
Pitta-Pitta No 209 Done-Amalia 0
Pintupi no info done-Hannah x
Nyungar no info done x
Nhanta no info Done-Hannah x
Ngiyambaa no 199-200 Done-Emily 0
Ngayawang No info done-Amalia x
Muruwari yes 82 (/kayi-n/) Done-Dan 1
Mayi-Yapi No 39 done 0
Martuthunira no 144-148 done 0
Marrgany No 314 Done-Amalia 0
Kuuk Thaayorre No 426 Done-Amalia 0
Kuku Yalanji no info Done-Jessica x
Kugu-Nganhcara No 411 done-Amalia 0
Kaurna No info done-Amalia x
Kalkatungu no 79, 56b Done-Dan 0
Jaru no info Done-Amalia x
Guugu-Yimidhirr No 99 Done-Amalia 0
Gureng Gureng no info Done-Amalia x
Gumbaynggirr yes 367 done-Amalia 1
Gugu-Badhun no info done-Jessica x
Yuwaalaraay Yes 106 1
Dyirbal No 81-5 done-Amalia 0
Duungidjawu no 43, 44 done 0
Djinang No 129 Done-Amalia 0
Djabugay done
Diyari yes 162-163 done-Hannah 1
Dharawal no info done-Hannah w Dhurga) x
Darkinyung no info done x
Bularnu no info Done-Austin x
Biri no info done-Jessica x
Bidjara-Gungabula no info done-Jessica x
Batyala no info Done-Amalia x
Arabana no info Done-Dan x
Alyawarr yes 89 done 1
Nyikina no done-Claire 0
Yawuru Y-Claire
Yulparija Maybe 55 Done-Amalia 1
Wathawurrung no 88-90 done 0
Mathi-Mathi no 98 done-Amalia 0
Hunter River and Lake Macquarie maybe 89 done-Amalia 1
Thanggati yes 62-65 done 1
Katthang yes 86-90 done-Amalia 1
Panyjima no done 0
Ngarinyeri No info done-Amalia x
Kurrama no info done-Dan x
Yingkarta no info Done-Claire x
Githabul No 26 Done-Amalia 0
Gunya No 314 Done-Amalia 0
Kunjen No 111 Done- 0
WesternTorres no info FO 121 done x
Wakaya yes done 1
Yindjilindji yes done 1
Bandjalang yes 96 Done-Amalia 1
Ngaatjatjara No 71 done 0
Arrernte Yes 103 1
Kokatha No 47 0
Karajarri Yes 238 Done-Amalia 1
Pitjantjatjara Yes G 148 1
Ritharrngu Yes 77 Done-Amalia 1
Warrgamay no info Done-Amalia x
Warluwarra no info Done-Amalia x
Warnman No 31 Done-Amalia 0
Djapu no 0
Bilinarra no info done x
Wiradjuri no info done x
Aghu-Tharnggala Yes 50 Y2 1
Narungga Yes 70 done 1
Tharrkari No 21 0
Wajarri No 102 0
Warungu no? 227-9 0
Adnyamathanha Y2
Yagua yes different varieties Payne and Payne 1990 Daniel Smith
Baniwa no info Ramirez 2001 Patience Epps