winnowing with large sieves

Petrov Dol 3

153 (a) s n’in’t’ìrit’ȅ udn’èməm’i i kɤt ustàni wèči sàmu zɤ̀rnutu
We take it off with the big wooden pitchforks. And when only the wheat is left,

154 (a) kətu i sm’it’èm’i nə id’ìn kùp inò vr’èm’i n’àməš’i n’ìštu
when we sweep it into a large pile – In the old days there wasn’t anything to –

155 (e) na dərmòna
[You put it] into the “darmon” (large sieve).

157 (a) mi pràim nə v’ɛ̀jm’i nə dɤrmòn’ nə dɤrmòn’ sə kàzwə
We then – we winnow it with the large sieve. It’s called “darmon”.

158 (a) i gol’àmu e tɤ̀j e tɤ̀j nə trì kòlə i [unintelligible] i s’ɛ̀im’i
It’s big, like this, set up on three stakes [unintelligible] and we sift –

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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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