Documentation of Toratán (Ratahan)


Documentation of Toratán (Ratahan)

Language: Ratahan (ISO639-3:rth)
Depositor: Anthony Jukes
Location: Indonesia
Deposit Id: 0049
Grant id: IPF0087
Funding body: ELDP
Level: Deposit


Summary of deposit

This deposit consists of audio and video recordings of speakers of Toratán (Ratahan), spoken in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, resulting from fieldwork conducted between June 2005 and September 2007.



Group represented
Toratán

Language information
Toratán, Bentenan, Pasan

Special characteristics


Deposit contents

The deposit comprises over 120 audio and video files, as well as transcriptions of many of the recordings in the form of ELAN files.

Genres include personal history, elicitation, folk tales, and free conversation.



Deposit history


Other information

Toratán (Ratahan, also known as Pasan and Bentenan) is an isolated member of the Sangiric family. It is spoken fluently by only a few hundred people, all of advanced age. The language is giving way to Manado Malay and the national language, Bahasa Indonesia. Eight speakers of the Wioi and Wongkai dialects were recorded for the deposit.



Acknowledgement and citation


Status

Collection online
Resources online and curated

Depositor

Anthony Jukes
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Affiliation: SOASLa Trobe University

Deposit Statistics

Data from 2020 September 19 to 2020 September 19
Deposit hits:1
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how do you say...?

Recorded on: 2006-01-15

Keywords: AS - AT - AP - AJ - TT



how do you say...?

Recorded on: 2006-01-15

Keywords: AS - AT - AP - AJ - TT



buying/building BH's house

Recorded on: 2006-01-16

Keywords: BH - TT - AP - AJ



Stories about Bantik and Torat

Recorded on: 2006-01-16

Keywords: BH - TT - AP - AJ



Simple sentence elicitation/checking

Recorded on: 2006-03-02

Keywords: TT - BH - LO



Free discussion around the lunch table

Recorded on: 2006-03-02

Keywords: TT - BH - LO - AJ



Free discussion about farming and seasonal matters

Recorded on: 2006-03-10

Keywords: BH - AS - JT



continuation of RTH007-1_garden

Recorded on: 2006-03-10

Keywords: BH - AS - JT