mouse, rat

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
ratón
Meaning Portuguese
camundongo, rata

Languages

Language Linnean Name Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Etymology Notes Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Range of Term Word Structure Word Structure Notes Classifier Classifier Notes Hypernym Source Association with Social Categories Ritual/Mythologically Significant Ritual Notes Food Source Food Notes Medicinal Medicinal Notes How Collected Who Collects How Prepared Psychotropic Psychotropic Notes Traded Trade Notes Distribution Habitat Dangerous Ethnobiology Notes Species Notes General Notes Created By
Akawaio Mus musculus sargau sargaʊ rat unknown Akawaio, Pemon shared Pemon Broader (probably rat in general) See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Mus musculus híiri híiɻi inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Mus musculus mu’nʲuhɯ (H&R) mu’nʲuhɯ (H&R) rat' inheritance Broader (rat in general?) See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Mus musculus beibo (generic term), ẽmubeibo, ẽtabeibo bɛibo (generic term), be'í-bo, ɛ̃mubɛibo, ɛ̃tabɛibo inheritance East Tukanoan Broader (rat and mouse) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw Mus musculus nuú’ nǔʔ unique missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano Mus musculus bihi bí, biʔ'í inheritance East Tukanoan Broader (rat and mouse) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa Mus musculus tɨnka tɨnka large rat unique Also akuin kaiʔnǝ (especie de rata, lit. parecido al picure) See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Guayabero Mus musculus tadí-t unique missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram, Aimee Lawrence, Amanda Meeks
Hodï Mus musculus hwayo wayo unique missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Waorani Mus musculus wegowæ̃ unique missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Hup Mus musculus wáh-wǝg, bǐʔ wáh-wǝg, bǐʔ unknown; loan Tukanoan underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Pattie Epps
Kakua Mus musculus ~dʉ̌j' ʧâwʔ unique underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Katherine Bolaños
Macaguan Mus musculus olít ir loan (into protolanguage?_) Piapoco uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Nheengatu Mus musculus wawiru 'rat' wawiru 'rat' rat, mouse unique underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Nukak Mus musculus dɨlɨ1 boʔ4 unique missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no
Maihiki Mus musculus nacochi aguɨ nakotʃi agɨ doubtful loan, direction unknown Quechua ukutʃa uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Pemon Mus musculus mumpue (A1981); sarkang (E1980) mumpue (A1981); sarkaŋ rat' inheritance Akawaio, Pemon Broader (probably rat in general) See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro Mus musculus hiigí (dp91), tyúukó hiigí (dp91), tʲúukó inheritance; loan Bora ohdako; Ocaina tsóraaxo missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Sanumá Mus musculus tholobo a, tholobo suɨsuɨmɨ a, haza tholobo a, hotawa a, kasana a, kasitoli a, minagɨpisilema a, wanabanaima a, tholobo gɨgɨ (possible general term) tʰolobo a, tʰolobo suɨsuɨmɨ a, haʃa tʰolobo a, hotawa a, kasana a, kasitoli a, minagɨpisilema a, wanabanaima a, tʰolobo gɨgɨ (possible general term) inheritance missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Sikuani Mus musculus iri (2) íːri, óli-to loan (into protolanguage?_) Piapoco Piapoco íri Broader (rat in general) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Tariana Mus musculus híɾi (dp91) híɾi (dp91) inheritance missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Tukano Mus musculus bi'î bi'î, biʔí (H&R) inheritance East Tukanoan Broader (rat and mouse) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria Mus musculus bi'ʔi bi'ʔi inheritance East Tukanoan Broader (rat and mouse) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana Mus musculus kʰurii kʰurii inheritance See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yanomami Mus musculus thoropo tʰoɾopo inheritance missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Mus musculus jirí hiɾí (dp91) inheritance missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Achagua Mus musculus íiʒi (dp91), íiɻi (hr01) í:ʒi (dp91), í:ɻi (hr01) inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Mus musculus íri (dp91) íɾi (dp91) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari Mus musculus híiri (hr01) híiɾi (hɾ01) See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Yavitero Mus musculus a'ľamuľu a'ľamuľu See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Mandawaka Mus musculus íːri íːɾi See Language page Ana Paula B.
Wayuu Mus musculus kookoočeʔer̃ɨ See Language page Means 'mouse'; 'rat' is pusuwar̃aľɨ. PLE
Paresi Mus musculus motyore mutjure inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Ignaciano Mus musculus kac̷a; kamare See Language page PLE
Trinitario Mus musculus koc̷o; ʔc̷aru See Language page PLE
Baure Mus musculus kahaš kahaʃ inheritance? See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá Mus musculus mukutɨ mukutɨ inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Cha'palaa Mus musculus 'iyu; 'taaʔ-'iyu See Language page PLE
Bora Mus musculus kʰïïβépa, čiʔphye, óhdaco (FS) kʰɯɯβέpa, tʃiʔphjɛ, óhdaco (FS) inheritance; loan, direction unknown Ocaina tsóraaxo; cf. Resigaro tjúukó See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane Mus musculus gíiɸo {field mouse}, bííččaɨ {house mouse} gíiɸo {field mouse}, bíítʃtʃaɨ {house mouse} See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai Mus musculus mũpo mũpo inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Mus musculus mumpë mumpǝ inheritance See Language page PLE
Makiritare Mus musculus asɨ̄kɨ (IDS); asü:kü (KH) asɨ:kɨ unique See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Wai Wai Mus musculus mukuku; čawa mukuku; čawa unknown See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Yukpa Mus musculus atusa atusa See Language page Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Muisca Mus musculus chuhuca tʂuhuka See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Barí Mus musculus dahtumia See Language page Colombia: daktum'yanə. *Chibchan form is *'suhki. PLE
Northern Emberá Mus musculus chúri tʃúri, posã́i (H&R) See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Cuiva Mus musculus panɨ´to See Language page Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Playero Mus musculus oríto-jo See Language page Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Cofán Mus musculus dushupa duʃupa See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Taushiro Mus musculus ei´ta ɨiʔta See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez Mus musculus onza onza, uhza (+uza, leʔtʃ, uluʔh; H&R) See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna Mus musculus encá 'rat' (Alv44) enká 'rat' unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Mus musculus ḍzaanatana tʃaanatana unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa Mus musculus ʃiéna ʃiéna See Language page Daniel Valle
Andoke Mus musculus ñẽẽ́'ĩ (sp. Of rat), pṍ'sí (generic rat), pa'dekə̃ (house mouse) ɲẽẽ́'ĩ (sp. Of rat), pṍʔçí (generic rat), paʔdekə̃ (house mouse) unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé Mus musculus mũĩ See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave Mus musculus mat mat tɨj (H&R) unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Ashuar Mus musculus katíp katip See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa Mus musculus tagkajak taŋgkaxak See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Mus musculus katíp katíp inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Nadëb/Roçado dialect Mus musculus k̚aw'ɤːŋ unknown See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Matses Mus musculus tambisëmpi tambisɨmpi unknown See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Kakataibo Mus musculus ma'kõ See Language page *Panoan *maka; *ṣ̌oya. PLE
Katukina Mus musculus makõ; maka See Language page PLE
Shipibo-Konibo Mus musculus ṣ̌oya; maka-ṣ̌oya See Language page PLE
Yaminahua Mus musculus ṣ̌oya; nĩi ṣ̌oya See Language page PLE
Chácobo Mus musculus ṣ̌oya; ṣ̌ɨya ṣ̌oya; ṣ̌ɨya inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua Mus musculus mumi mumı̃ unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Mus musculus ucucha ukutʃa See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá Mus musculus ukucha ukútʃa (H&R) See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Mus musculus ucucha ukutʃa See Language page Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano Mus musculus ukucha ukutʃa See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Sáliva Mus musculus ĩgwe ĩgʷe unknown See Language page Becky Walker
Bará Mus musculus wĩ'ĩpotɨ See Language page Kelsey Neely, Tanja Baeuerlein, Amanda Meeks
Barasano Mus musculus bii bii See Language page Amanda Meeks
Carapana Mus musculus biipoto, bii biipɔtɔ, bii, bíípótó (H&R) See Language page Amanda Meeks
Makuna Mus musculus bi bi inheritance See Language page Amanda Meeks
Yuruti Mus musculus wĩ́ĩpotɨ ('páigɨ 'rat') wĩ́ĩpotɨ ('páigɨ 'rat') See Language page Amanda Meeks
Waikhana Mus musculus bi'ʔi bi'ʔi See Language page Amanda Meeks
Siriano Mus musculus diipórabu mʉtãgãmʉ diipóɾabu mɨtãgãmɨ, diʔ'pórabu 'bẽ́gɨ̃gã See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca Mus musculus beʔ'ia (rat) beʔ'ia (rat) inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tatuyo Mus musculus bíí bíí See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka Mus musculus wĩĩpõtʉ̃ wĩĩpõtɨ̃, wĩ'ĩ̋pɨtɨ See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja Mus musculus wípótɨ́, wíipotɨ wípótɨ́, wíipotɨ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje Mus musculus sʉa sʉ̃a, sɨ̃a inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona Mus musculus sɨ̃ʔ'sɨ̃ sɨ̃ʔ'sɨ̃ inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya Mus musculus turi adi 'tu'di See Language page Amanda Meeks
Wayampi Mus musculus anuya anuja inheritance See Language page PLE
Aché Mus musculus buǰa inheritance See Language page PLE
Chiriguano Mus musculus aᵑguǰa inheritance See Language page PLE
Paraguayan Guaraní Mus musculus aŋuǰa See Language page PLE
Sirionó Mus musculus sikiča; ɲaaši̯ sikiǩa; ɲaaši̯ unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Ocaina Mus musculus tsóraaxo tsóraaxo loan, direction unknown Bora ohdako; cf. Resigaro tʲúukó See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto Mus musculus má.u má.u See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto Mus musculus nonóči, nónoiči nonótʃi, nónoitʃi See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto Mus musculus okohï okohɯ unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Mus musculus isácu isáku loan Aymara atʃaku; cf. Quechua ukutʃa See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Záparo Mus musculus kash+richa kaʃɨriʧa See Language page Becky Walker
Wari Mus musculus matok (Sousa2009) matok (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Araona Mus musculus hike; bakʷe hike See Language page Also hike-baba 'rata terrestre'; ewaepo hike; a tree rat is bakʷehe hike. *Tacn form is *śite. PLE
Ese Ejja Mus musculus ɓawičo; ɗawičo See Language page PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo Mus musculus dawičo dawičo See Language page Joyce McCormick
Tacana Mus musculus čaiwe; site See Language page PLE
Cavineña Mus musculus hite hite See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara Mus musculus achaku ačaku See Language page PLE
Cayuvava Mus musculus namono See Language page PLE
Itonama Mus musculus u-kˀukˀu See Language page PLE
Kwazá Mus musculus waruka waruka See Language page Joyce McCormick
Mosetén-Chimané Mus musculus 'čošo; ča'maʔ See Language page Respectively: 'mouse'; 'rat'. Joyce McCormick, PLE
Movima Mus musculus noɬ-kʷa noɬ-kʷa See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai Mus musculus aianaʔi aianaʔi See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang Mus musculus kasĩn (IDS) kasĩn See Language page PLE
Karajá Mus musculus lawahakɨ̃ See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi Mus musculus bäräte bǝrǝte See Language page PLE
Chipaya Mus musculus ačiku; ačuku See Language page PLE
Mocoví Mus musculus ni-čig-oʁon-aʁa See Language page Lit. 'prefix-gnaw-intrans-action (nom)'. PLE
Pilagá Mus musculus 'čigoʁonaʁa See Language page PLE
Toba Mus musculus čigoʁonaʁa See Language page PLE
Lengua Mus musculus pomoo See Language page PLE
Sanapaná/Dialect Angaité Mus musculus wapa See Language page PLE
Sanapaná/Dialect Enlhet Mus musculus toomaʔaɬta; pomoʔo; wesetse; yamtoomaʔaɬta See Language page PLE
Wichí Lhamtés Güisnay Mus musculus a'maʔ See Language page PLE
Chorote, Iyojwa'ja Mus musculus amaa (f.) See Language page PLE
Maca Mus musculus c̷ˀus-c̷ˀus (f.) See Language page Means 'ratón'. Also yahaha (f.), 'rata'. PLE
Nivaclé Mus musculus amʔa; amʔa-tax See Language page PLE
Ayoreo Mus musculus puuku'to See Language page Also ho'ɲokoi 'rat'. PLE
Mapudungun Mus musculus θewɨ See Language page Ranquel form is ðewɨ. PLE
Qawasqar Mus musculus atḳasap See Language page Also Ag records wosawa. Sk, Bo, Co, Gui record atkaɬap for Central QWS. PLE
Selknam Mus musculus k-yàtin See Language page Means 'rat'. Also k-làyu čàhn; č-è-otèrn. Also k-ʔoli tˀohl-n, means 'yellow, brownish clothes'. PLE
Tehuelche Mus musculus 'tˀergr See Language page PLE
Kanamarí Mus musculus tsum tʃɯm rato Magalhães 2018:359 Maria Castillo
Lokono Mus musculus kaia kaia house mouse Fanshawe 1949:64 no Camille Unger
Kariña Mus musculus kumpo kuNpo mouse, rat Courtz 2007:303 no Camille Unger