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lidne
gismu rafsi: li'e x1 precedes/leads x2 in sequence x3; x1 is former/preceding/previous; x2 is latter/following. Also x1 before, forerunner; leading, as in 'leading indicators'; x2 after, trailing (= selyli'e for reordered places). See also cmavo list li'e, balvi, ralju, rebla, purci for time sequence, jersi, porsi, jatna, farna.
la'e le lidne cu xagmau la'e le se lidne
The former is better than the latter.
zo ba'e basna lo valsi poi se lidne je nai lidne zo ba'e
The word "ba'e" emphasizes the word that follows it, rather than what precedes it.
lo notci be lo se lidne nunpe'i cu se punji fi lo vrogai
A notice about the next meeting was posted on the door.
do dzena mi lo ka ce'u ce'u lidne lo ka jbena ca ma kau
You are my ancestor since you were born before me.
lo du'u lo gadri cu lidne lo selbri cu gerna la lojban lo sumti
That gadri precede selbri is the grammar of Lojban for sumti.
lo mlatu ba lidne lo gerku lo ka se casnu ca ma kau
Cats will be discussed before dogs.
li'e
cmavo lidne modal, 1st place preceded by ...; non-time sequencing.
seli'e
cmavo-compound lidne modal, 2nd place preceding ...;leading ... ; non-time sequence.
teli'e
cmavo-compound lidne modal, 3rd place ordered within sequence ...; non-time sequence.
selyli'e
lujvo l2 follows l1 in sequence l3. Cf. lidne, porsi.
indice
fu'ivla x1 (ordered set) is an index of unordered items x2 (set) ordered by rule x3 (proposition) See also ce'o, ce, lidne
balvi
gismu rafsi: bav x1 is in the future of/later than/after x2 in time sequence; x1 is latter; x2 is former. Also sequel, succeed, successor, follow, come(s) after; time ordering only (use lidne otherwise); aorist in that x1 may overlap in time with x2 as long as it extends afterwards; non-aorist future (= cfabalvi); (default x2 is the space time reference, whereupon:) x1 will occur. See also lidne, cabna, purci, farna.
jatna
gismu rafsi: ja'a x1 is captain/commander/leader/in-charge/boss of vehicle/domain x2. See also jitro, lidne, te bende, minde, ralju, gidva, bloti.
jersi
gismu rafsi: je'i x1 chases/pursues/(physically) follows after x2; volition is not implied for x1 or x2. x1 follows after x2. See also kavbu, rivbi, kalte, lidne.
porsi
gismu rafsi: por poi x1 [ordered set] is sequenced/ordered/listed by comparison/rules x2 on unordered set x3. Also (adjective:) x1 is serial. (sets are completely specified); See also cmavo list po'i, lidne, liste, cmima.