110Minatatengam,
afterwardsLI
Afterwards,

111kakarowanranaomicilipelipehresdoJi-Rakwatokon.
several tensalreadyNOMstayLOCPLN
there were tens of them who stayed on Ji-Rakwatokon.

112Rarowaranaomavered.
twoalreadyNOMremain
Two remained alive.

113"Ikongpaolidannotawoyaha,"
howstillNOMmultiplyGENpeoplethese
"How will these people multiply?"

114kowannanomangacacileb,
be-saidby-himAGTglance down
said the one who looked down,

115tonapalidaoasakatawotonacitaokaram,
thenhemakeNOMoneonemanthenheseeNOMrat
then he made one of the persons see a rat,

117"Asokapivahngonnovohovohongya."
how comemakeriseGENleavesthis
"How come the leaves are being stirred up?"

118Jablisri.
not changethat
There was no change.

119Tonarakepaokaramriam,
thenhefetchNOMratthatLI
Then he caught the rat,

120kowannaam,
be-saidby-himLI
he said,

121"ikongkayatojangeynapatcijakennayamalo.
howyouthissuddengobe-togethermeitanxious
"How come you suddenly join me at the time when I am anxious.

122Komowankapaya,
sinceyouyetthis
Since it is so,

123bekennasiksiknankoya,
notitluckIthis
it is not my luck,

124pavakenmoowawa,
do awayyouNOMocean
I do away with you in the sea,

125koimopasalapendowawaya.
Iyouthrow upwardsLOCoceanthis
I swing you up into the sea.

126Kacicinmoranaowawa
make water run outyoualreadyNOMocean
Make the water go down

127takaveyayankorana,
becausesurviveIalready
so I can survive,

128taikongpaokaveyayannotawo,
becausewhatstillNOMsurviveGENpeople
because how will mankind survive

129anojalagkoya."
iffatemythis
if I die."

130Kalimanaarowam,
fifthitsdayLI
Five days later,

131tonacitaokeyvangonnovohovohong.
suddenlyheseeNOMstir-upGENleaves
suddenly he saw the leaves stirring up.

132Jinapangilanitajipangavak.
nothestillsuspectbecausenotstillretreat
He still did not suspect anything because it hasn't retreated.

133Makatlowavehanam,
already thirdmonthLI
Three months later,

135citahennaoasinna,jiranamakakemkem.
to-be-seenheNOMsalthisnotareadyhandful
when he saw that his remaining salt was only a handful.

136Jiranamiyahaheyamvakendotazetesanna,
notalreadyslowdescendLOCmoveit
It was not ebbing slowly already,

137"Yakmiomavakranaowawa,"kowanna.
likeretreatalreadyNOMoceanbe-saidby-him
"Looks like if the sea is ebbing," he said.

138Tongvakam,tomingiranaJi-Peyrarapoyan,
again retreatLIemergealreadyPLN
It retreated, Ji-Peyrarapoyan emerged already,

139oercipamtodangeynekseki.
NOMcaveLIthenLIgostay
then they went to stay in the caves.

140Aboranaoasakatawo,
there is noalreadyNOMoneLIman
One of the persons died,

141mavakesranaoameyan.
womanalreadyNOMthere is
what was left was woman.

142Tomimatomohingnoanaknaam,mavakes.
appearNOMfaceGENchildherLIwoman
The face of her child appeared, it was a girl.

143Makacitasowakey,songikahvit,
seeACCPTNACCPTN
She saw the yams, the ngikahvit,

145Oriongikavehihda.
thatNOMmake survivethey
That was what they survived on.

146Mitagitaginanakam,
multipliedLI
They prospered,

147nipacipayokan(Niapen-MapaponimangeydoBeleng)
blood relativePSNwentLOCPLN
there were blood relatives (Niapen-Mapapo went to Beleng).

148notawodoilikanoIvatas.
GENpersonLOCvillageandPLN
The people in the village and in Ivatas.

149"Miseytamokaka."
separateweyouelder brother
"Elder brother, let's separate."

150"Ken,jikongahidoja."
nonotIcomeLOChere
"No, I will not leave here."

151Miseysira,miyanakdoJi-Minareyag.
separatetheymultiplyLOCPLN
Then, they separated. The one who went to Ji-Minareyag had children.

152Rarowasira,
twothey
They were two,

153jatengiominakapitagitaginanak
not knowNOMin the pastdidmultiply
it is not clear if he had offspring

154nanomeyandoMinakavogodoBenen.
heGENliveLOCPLNLOCPLN
the one who was at Minakavogo do Benen.

155MosoksiraJi-Minaveyagan,
move downtheyPLN
They came down to Ji-Minaveyagan,

156tosirabalinasorarakehanimapoJi-Peyratayan.
thentheyall dieNOMold onesNOMcame fromPLN
then all the old ones who came from Ji-Peyratayan died.

157Ananakna,mitagitaginanakam,Si-Reyagan,
childhismultiplyLIPSN
His youngest child had a child, Si-Reyagan,

158maniringsiraotawodoilawodam,
saytheyNOMmanLOCoutsideLI
people who lived west of the village said,

159"todamangarananSi-Reyagan
thenbe-namedPSN
"Then he was named Si-Reyagan

160tasamaciinapojamen,"kowanda,
becausetheysame ancestrywith usbe-saidby-them
because he was of the same ancestry with us?" they said.

161tabekenakalovotanpanotawonokakowa.
becausenotLIpublic propertyyetGENpeopleGENold times
because people of old times had no public property.

162MiyalislisranasiraJi-Minareyagan.
movealreadytheyPLN
They moved down to Ji-Minareyagan.

163MeynaranaitnekdoKavogow
gohealreadysettleLOCPLN
He went to settle down in Kavogow

165MiyananakSi-Kavogowam,pacipayokanNiapen-Matomid,
multiplyPSNLIdirectly relatedPSN
Si-Kavogow had children, was directly related to Niapen-Matomid,

166kadaakeyicalowSiapen-Kingasan
andtheygrandfatherlatePSN
and to my late grandfather Siapen-Kingasan

167kaniradoRanom,
andtheyLOCPLN
and akin to those at Ranom,

168kaNiapen-MapapomapiyakakawansomeyanJi-Mongya.
andPSNpossess landACCatPLN
and to those ancestors of Niapen-Mapapo who had land at Ji-Mongya.

169MiyaloslossiraJiminakeytanam,
move downtheyPLNLI
When they moved down to Ji-Minakeytan,

170rarowasiraranaameyan.
twotheyalreadythere is
they were two already.

171"Makontayamokaka,"kowannanoananak.
whatwethisyouelder brotherbe-saidby-himAGTyounger
"What are we going to do? Elder brother," said the younger one.

172"Mangeytadolikeyapasalan
goweLOClittleLIbay
"Let's go to the small bay

173takabezakannotawori,"
becauseprosperGENpeoplethat
because people are prosperous there,"

175Maniringoananak,
sayNOMyounger
The younger one said,

176"ken,makowantaorakowapasalandito!
nobetterweNOMbigbaythere
"No, we better go to the big bay over there."

177Minatatengam,miseysiramiketeh,
afterwardsLIseparatetheybrothers
Afterwards, the brothers separated,

178rakrahkehamnimahidoilitaya.
elderLIcameLOCvillageourthis
the elder one came to our village.

179AnanakamnimangeydoJi-Vatas.
youngerLIwentLOCPLN
The younger one went to Ivatas.

180KaangazdadoJi-Sopi.
andmove uptheyLOCPLN
They moved up to Ji-Sopi.

181Miyananakomeyandoilitayaam,
multiplyNOMatLOCvillageourthisLI
The one in our village had child,

182ngarannaSi-Jingonot,
nemehisPSN
his name was Si-Jingonot,

183takajinanimonotandoananak.
becausenothealongLOCyounger
because he had not followed his younger brother.

184AkemeycinonbadanovaheydanomeyandoJi-Sopiri.
likebigNOMhousetheyGENatLOCPLNthat
Their house was like really big one, of those Ji-Sopi.

185"Mivazeytamanganakko,"
workwechildrenmy
"Let's work my child,"

186kowannanoamana.
be-saidby-himAGTfatherhis
his father said.

187Tabtahbandaopasekakakalida.
sharpen woodtheyNOMpointLIdigging rodtheir
They sharpened the point of their digging rod.

188Minatatengam,
afterwardsLI
Afterwards,

189opineysapsapdapinanlagannokapivazeydaam,
NOMput watertheybe-blessedGENworktheirLI
on the land which they watered and blessed with their work,

191Mowneyam,
long afterLI
After long time,

192tosiraaboovahawoamitanatanang.
suddenlytheythere is notNOMantLIcrowd
suddenly the crowd of ants disappeared.

193Tonacitaapatatarokok,
suddenlyseefourLIcuckoos
then suddenly he saw four cuckoo birds,

195Opineysapsepdaam,
NOMput watertheyLI
When they irrigated it,

196todangeymalimolimociamakakaley.
thentheygosurroundLIhand in hand
they made a circle, so that their wings touched.

197"Asotomoama,"kowanna.
howthenfatherbe-saidby-him
"What is this, my father?" he said.

198"Tosiranitamanganakkotaoyaranaam,
thentheygazechildmybecausethatalreadyLI
"Let's gaze at them, my child, because this

199samapasonyasomeyhahama,
theyattractthisACCworship
encouraged worship,

200amapiyanoikapiyatayaam,
LIniceGENmake goodwethisLI
but who knows if this is good for us,

201maganamkokapanzangkeyta,"kowannoamana.
danceIthendry tarowebe-saidAGTfatherhis
so I first dance, then hang taro on the bamboo pole," his father said.

203misiramanbasoadwakakawalan,
gotheycut downACCtwopiecesbamboo
they went to cut down two pieces of bamboo,

204onipangeydadoercipdoJi-Sopi.
NOMputtheyLOCcaveLOCPLN
and put them in the cave at Ji-Sopi.

205Zasingendaoorada,
arrangetheyNOMtaro fieldtheir
They arranged their taro field,

206minaakatenokaketehna.
goheinviteNOMbrothershis
then went to invite his brother.

207"Yatomivazeysiwari,
thishowcelebrateyounger brother
"How come little brother wants to celebrate,

209tamivaheyananakdorakowamahwo,
becauseliveyounger brotherLOCbigstone
because the younger one lived in a big stone cave,

210amameyandoJayoakaketehnaam,
LIthere isLOCPLNLIbrothershisLI
and his brother who lived in Yayo,

211tosiramapeypasakeb
thentheycover
then they had covered

212somalalahetapipasadongendavahey.
ACCuglyLIinterwoventheirhouse
their house with ugly thatch.

213MiyanakoameyandoJayo,
bear childNOMisLOCPLN
One who lived in Yayo had a child,

214kabenekannaam,Si-Mabezak,
eldest sonheLIPSN
his eldest child was Si-Mabzak,

215oanaknaniMabezakam,
NOMchildhisGENPSNLI
and the children of Si-Mabzak

216orinimikalitolitodrana.
thatwas prosperousalready
were prosperous already.

217ManzangkeyoinapotaJayo
hang taroNOMgrandfatherwePLN
Our grandfather from Yayo hung taro from a bamboo pole,

218nimaganamanimikates.
danceworshiped
danced and worshiped.

219Ikongojidanimasapasapa.
whatNOMnottheyexperienced
There was nothing they did not experience.

220Aboranaoamada
there is notalreadyNOMfathertheir
When their father was no more,

221todanamasinonohngioinapotaam
thenhego independentlyNOMgrandfatherourLI
then our grandfather went on his way,

222nimangeysiradoSamrangan,doSavatan.
wenttheyLOCPLNLOCPLN
they went to Samrangan, at Savatan.

223IngatodanoIvatasam,
move uptheyGENPLNLI
They moved up from Ivatas,

224mangeysiradoJi-Makangingivit,
gotheyLOCPLN
they went to Ji-Makangingivit,

225ammanivitoananakda.
butcrooked mouthNOMchildrentheir
but then their children all had crooked mouth.

226"Yamalahetja,
thisbadhere
"It's bad here,

227tayamiraworaweyoanaktakamo,
becausethismorbidNOMchildour
because our children look terrible,

228mangeytapaladoyamzahonjisinasta."
gowetryLOCaboveto our brother
let's go and try to move above the place of our brother."

229Mangeysira,ammapasilapsira,
gotheybutaskew eyethey
They went there, but then they had askew eyes.

230"Yamarahet,yatamomipanhngonhngo
thisbadthiswehow come
"It's bad, how come

231yadoyadatongononginirasinasta."
thisLOCthistheypeacefultheyour brother
that at this place everything is peaceful with our brother."

232Minatatengam,olidaoMaworod,
afterwardsLIreturntheyNOMPLN
Afterwards, they returned to Maworod,

233miyangeyyamicaraworaweysira.
samethismorbidthey
but they looked just as terrible.

234TosiraangeydoKanavanammaneyvekehadam,
thentheygoLOCPLNLIgood-situationLI
Then, when they went to Kanavan the situation improved,

235"doanjinpaongayantakamo,"
LOCwhereyetNOMgowe
"where else could we go?"

236katodaangeyanandodang,Ji-Vatas.
thusthensettle downLOCtherePLN
and they went there, to Ivatas.

237IkakzanoinapotadoJayoam,
admireGENgrandfatherourLOCPLNLI
Our grandfather from Yayo liked them,

239apiyasirasolagag.Manmanmakapaganamda.
nicetheyACCluckfirstthendancethey
their luck was good. They danced first.

240"InarahentakamoozipostaJi-Vatas,
learnweNOMrelativesourPLN
"We take example from our blood- relatives from Ivatas,

241taoriyadaibezak"kowanda.
becausethatthistheyprosperbe-saidby-them
because it makes them prosperous," they said.

242MeybangbangranaotawodoJayo.
live togetheralreadyNOMpeopleLOCPLN
People of Yayo lived together.

243Miratatengam,kakalimansiratawodoJi-Vatas
afterwardsLIfiftytheypeopleLOCPLN
Afterwards, the population increased fifty in Ivatas

244donipraciracitandarana,
LOCcomplex divisiontheyalready
they were socially organized already.

245apodoKanavanam,
grandfatherLOCPLNLI
Starting from Kanavan on,

246jidarananicilannoakeydaJi-Vatas,
nottheyalreadyignoreGENgrandfathertheirPLN
they ignored their grandfather of Ivatas,

248midapasasarokensiraJayodonibezakdarana.
gotheybe-hiddentheyPLNLOCprosperedtheyalready
they made those people hide in Yayo because they had more men.

249Orionipisinandanoakeytaya.
thatNOMseparatetheyGENgrandfatherourthis
This is why our grandfather separated.

250IpanmanmananoIvatasamivazey.
firstitGENPLNLIcelebrate
It was Ivatas that had the first celebration.

251Mirarawodsira,mipareksira,
singtheysprinkledthey
They chanted and sprinkled the parek,

253anomivazeysiraam,tosiramitavatavaz
ifcelebratetheyLIthentheyfight
whenever they had celebrations, they always had fights,

254asakataworanamavezeddoteyhesakavehey.
oneLIpersonalreadyremainLOCeveryLIhousehold
so that only one man remained in every household.

255OIvatasam,nimeybangbangsira
NOMPLNLIall villagersthey
Ivatas incorporated them

256otawoJi-KanalankanoJi-Morod,
NOMpeoplePLNandPLN
the villagers of Ji-Kanalan and Ji-Morod,

257orionikaroda.
thatNOMincreasedthey
this is why they increased.

258PasazosazokendaotawodoJayo.
chase and killtheyNOMpeopleLOCPLN
They chased and killed the people of Yayo.

259SomawodsiraJayoam,
increasetheyPLNLI
When they increased in Yayo to

260kakalimansoikarowapowo,
fiftyACCmore then hundred
hundred and fifty,

261olikeyyakahasandoJi-Kalilingtanam,
NOMsmallthisjungleLOCPLNLI
in the small jungle of Ji-Kalingtan,

262oriomidapasazosazokansoIvatas.
thatNOMgotheychase and killACCPLN
they chased and killed the Ivatas.

263AsakaangeynamangnanoanakdanoIvatasam,
onceLIgoheangleGENchildtheirGENPLNLI
Once, when a boy from Ivatas went fishing,

264tonacitasomalasalap
suddenlyheseefly back and forth
suddenly he saw something flying back and forth,

265tonapasagittaopaniddokozongnokakawan.
thenithookbecauseNOMwingLOCholeGENreef
then, it got its wings hooked in a small hole of the reef.

266Kaolinaranaononongannadoamadari,
thenreturnhealreadyspeak-upheLOCfathertheirthat
The boy went home and told his father about that

267kowannaam,"Libangbangmanganakkori."
be-saidby-himLIflying fishchildmythat
he said: "My child, that was a flyingfish.

270"Ikongya,libangbangyamanganakko,
whatthisflying fishthischildmy
"What is this? This is a flyingfish, my child,

272Karowandariam,
leavetheythosewhen
When they were about to leave

273"Yaniokarowanjakenya,
thisyouleavemethis
the flying fish said: "You are leaving me like this,

274kamojinimapalolosotamtahmek,"kowanna.
younot bringACCtreasurebe-saidby-him
haven't you brought any precious things?," it said.

275"Asotamtahmeknamennimangeydoyakanmamen."
whattreasurewewentLOCfoodour
How could we have precious things on us, we came to look for our food.

276Papatowam,kowannanoanaknaam,
flying fish seasonwhenbe-saidheAGTchildhisLI
When it was the end of May, the child said,

277"Mitapalamoamatayameyahan,"
gowetryyoufatherbecausethere is again
"Father let's go and try because it is there again."

278kowannaniamanaam,
be-saidheAGTfatherhisLI
His father said to him,

279"Oriranamanganakkoam,
thatalreadychildmyLI
"This time, my child

280piyahensoazazanedanyamanganakko,
very goodACCrespondthischildmy
let's respond nicely, my child,

281naweynoyakoninhap."
ifGENItook
if I take it."

282Oiposnaam,pakedkehdandaranasomazaponey,
NOMtailitLItietheyalreadyACCblue bead
They tied a blue bead to its tail

283"yakoimovageyatantaoyasooikakzamo
IyoutiewethisACCNOMlikeyou
"I tie you with this because this is what you like,

284jikatojangeyyandepdopiceylilihan
notyouthengoenterLOCother village
then do not go and enter any other village

285taaniowkoimosimakteysawan"kowanna.
becausegetIyounext yearbe-saidby-him
because you are going to be the first I catch next year."

286"Nohon,amapiyanokownongankoinioam,"
yesLIgoodGENbe-foundby-meyouLI
"Yes, but can I easily find you?,"

287kowanna.
be-saidby-him
it said.

288"Jabokajimongononnganja,
notLIyoufindhere
"you find this place here,

289tajimongakatawaJipeyrapoyanya."
becauseyoucomePLNthis
because you come to Ji-Peyrapoyan."

290"Jakowanata,jabokajikongatatawonsa.
since sonotLInotIcomehere
"Well then, I shall certainly return here."

291Asakapirayonam,lemohassira,
oneLIflyingfish seasonlaunchthey
Once when they were putting out sea during the flyingfish season,

292masaridaotamtahmek.
meettheyNOMtreasure
they came across the treasure.

293Kahapdasolibangbangri,
catchtheyACCflying fishthat
They caught that flyingfish,

294"Ikongyakantamoranaya,"kowanda.
whatfoodwealreadythisbe-saidby-them
"What, is this all that is going to be our food?" - they said.

295"Jinayatento</