DOBES Archive

Jazz Festival (1)
Bilingual (Minderico / Portuguese) opening speech at the Jazz Festival that took place in Alcanena (28.03.09) and in Minde (03-05.04.09).
Weather
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of weather and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Animals
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of animals and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several of the words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD009 or MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Drinks
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of beverages and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Texteis Martins Pires
Guided tour in a modern blanket production factory with bilingual (Portuguese / Minderico) detailed explanations about the new technologies and methods in blanket production.
Kitchen
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of kitchen and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Time
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of time (hours, days of the week, months, seasons, etc.) and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Jazz Festival (2)
Bilingual (Minderico / Portuguese) presentation of one of the bands at the Jazz Festival that took place in Alcanena (28.03.09) and in Minde (03-05.04.09).
Food
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of food and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Cafe Ti Sofia
Involvement: semi-elicited; Interview with and conversation between two old inhabitants of Minde at Café Ti Sofia about the traditional blanket and textile sale strategies at different markets all over Portugal, about their life stories and stories of Minde, and about Minderico.
Poem by Abilio Martins
The poem "Por causa das dúvidas" ("because of doubts"), written by Abílio Martins reflects the rivalry between Minde and the neighboring village Mira de Aire in the explanation of Minderico geographical origins.
Tavern
Involvement: semi-elicited; Interview with and conversation between five inhabitants of Minde in an old tavern. The main theme of this conversation is life in Minde. The five men talk about their life stories, stories of Minde and about Minderico.
Clothes
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of clothes and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Botany and Geology (1)
Maria Alzira Roque Gameiro (MD009) explains the flora and the geological features of Minde and its region in an interview with stimuli (photos) at the Museu de Aguarela Roque Gameiro.
Kinship
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of kinship and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Lord's Prayer
After an introduction in Portuguese done by the priest Albino Luz Carreira (MD020), the mass participants prayed the Lord’s Prayer in Minderico at the church of “Nossa Senhora da Assunção” in Minde.
Body
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of human body and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Botany and Geology (2)
Maria Alzira Roque Gameiro (MD009) explains the flora and the geological features of Minde and its region in an interview with stimuli (photos) at the Museu de Aguarela Roque Gameiro.
House
The lexemes in this word list are directly related to the semantic domain of house and stem from the Minderico glossaries published by the community in the past. These words, their meanings and their contexts of use were checked with three language consultants (MD009, MD016 and MD024). Several words, mainly the ones not listed in the existent glossaries, were extracted from the collected material or stem from fieldwork notes by Vera Ferreira. Each word was read aloud by MD024 and is illustrated with examples from the collected data.
Texteis Rogam
Guided tour in the modern textile factory Rogam with bilingual (Portuguese / Minderico) detailed explanations about the new technologies and methods in knitwear production.