departure of bride from parents' home

Skrŭt 2

43 (b) nedèl’ata òat za momàta dokàrvat venčàvat a
On Sunday they go [to get] the girl, they bring her, marry her formally

63 (b) momìčeto f ponedèl uf k’ ìad da a zakàrat sàmo nèa
At the girl’s on Monday. [That is], when they go to get her, it’s only her.

68 (GK) əxə əxə i f nedèl’a səbàjle səbìrat sa u momčètu i kakvò
Aha, aha. And on Sunday morning they gather at the boy’s [house], and what –

69 (b) ami momčèto nedèl’a sutrintà se zbìrat i òjat zakàrat momàta
Well, they gather at the boy’s on Sunday morning, and go off to get the girl.

94 (b) nedèl’ata òdat momàta si zakàrvat tàpane səs svàdbatḁ
On Sunday they go [get] the girl and bring her with drums – the wedding party.

121 (b) svàdbinskata rùba i a iskàraa vònka šàfero li e
wedding clothes, and they take her outside. And either the best man [alone]

122 (b) i so bràt’a ako ìma bràteto a fàštat òni a zakàrvat
or with her brothers, if she has brothers, they take her. And they take her off.

123 (b) k’e a zakàrat bràteto k’i a predàvat na
The brothers will take her off and give her over to –

124 (b) tàm vik’e na šàfero i na šàferkata òni a zakàrvat
already there to the best man and the matron of honor and they take her

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Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition [2016] (http://www.bulgariandialectology.org, visited on 1 March 2016)
Babjak 1: 13-15. In: Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition [2016] (http://www.bulgariandialectology.org, visited on 1 March 2016)

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