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33 (a) nàj nəpr’èt utìdət tə z’ʌ̀mət kumʌ̀ səs mùzikətə səs ə
First they go to get the godfather, with music and with –

34 (a) sìč’kit’e svədbàri ut’ìvət də z’èmət kumʌ̀ i utàm ut’ìvət u bùlkətə
all the wedding guests go to get the godfather, and from there they go to the bride’s,

41 (a) l’èznət kumɤ̀t s’àdə ə də sə puč’èrpi səs məž’èt’e sìč’ki s’àdət
The godfather comes in and sits down, all the men sit there and toast each other.

52 (a) pret š’ɛ̀renijə kàmək gi venč’ɛ̀vət tàm v’èč’e kumʌ̀ him dərž’ì sv’èš’t’i
and they marry them in front of the multicolored stone. There, the godfather holds candles

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Recommended Model for Citations

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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