small lizard

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
lagartija
Meaning Portuguese
calango

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 order Squamata waimeksa (lizard) waɪmɛksa lizard inheritance Akawaio, Pemon See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa order Squamata dóopo dóopo inheritance Central North Arawak, Rio Negro branch uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona order Squamata moyoci (SM) joci (M2000) doubtful loan, direction unknown Cubeo bʉyoco See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo order Squamata bʉ́yoco (término genérico), cõjabʉyoco bʉ́joko (término genérico), kõhabʉjoko doubtful loan, direction unknown Carijona moyoci Also kɔ̃ɣabʉjɔkɔ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw order Squamata buùj bûj doubtful loan Cubeo bʉyoco, Carijona moyoci missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Eñepa order Squamata onkomin, saranapoi'në' (generic lizard), Var. sanara (MM) onkomin, saranapoiʔnǝʔ (generic lizard), Var. sanara (MM) unique sarana likely loan into Nadëb Also saranapoiʔnëʔ (generic lizard), sanara See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Hodï order Squamata ʰtawɨ ʰlawa ʰtawɨ ʰlawa unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Waorani order Squamata ibake unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Hup order Squamata ʔɔ́w ʔɔ́w unique underived See Language page 0 1 mostly eaten by children 0 hunted esp. children roasted 0 0 no Pattie Epps
Kakua order Squamata ~bāp ~bàp unknown underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Katherine Bolaños
Makushi order Squamata wairore (SM) wairore (SM) inheritance See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu order Squamata teyu (lagarto generico), teyumiri (small lizard, teju=lizard, miri=small, family Geckonideo) teju (lagarto generico), tejumiri (small lizard, teju=lizard, miri=small, family Geckonideo) lizard (generic) inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000 underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Maihiki order Squamata chido ago tʃido ago unique uncoded ago ago = feminine animate See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Pemon order Squamata waimesa (cnemidophorus leminiscatus) (A1981) waimesa (A1981) cnemidophorus leminiscatus inheritance Akawaio, Pemon Narrower (lizard type) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro order Squamata sovidákó sovidákó loan Bora (cf. Seifart) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Sanumá order Squamata sɨlasi bɨ (general "lizards") sɨlasi bɨ (general "lizards") unique Broader (generic 'lizard') uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Sikuani order Squamata bocobë, docobë, docoli, yequeto, etc. [rk83]; mapuluweni (2), yowowa (2) [Uranosodon superciliosa, rk83] inheritance subgroup Cuiva-Sikuani (no other info) also docobë, docoli, yequeto, etc. [rk83]; mapuluweni (2), yowowa (2) [Uranosodon superciliosa, rk83] uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Tariana order Squamata dúpu dúpu inheritance Central North Arawak, Rio Negro branch uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Kotiria order Squamata agã dapu; wahpo (black lizard) (all Waltz) agã dapu; wahpo (all Waltz) doubtful loan North Arawak See e.g. Tariana dúpu. Also wahpo (black lizard) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana order Squamata generic lizard: kʰuitʰu generic lizard: kʰuitʰu generic lizard inheritance North Arawak? See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yanomami order Squamata waraima akatʰo waɾaima akatʰo (generic term; wara= skin disease, -ima= verbal suff. Denoting from below, akatho= nom. Class. Denoting reptiles living below the ground) (IDS) doubtful loan Carib, esp. Makushi wairore wara= skin disease, -ima= verbal suffix denoting from below, akatho= nom. classifier denoting reptiles living below the ground derived questionable: N-Orientational.suffix+CLF, but orientational suffixes usually only affix to verbs. However, the meaning of the clitic is related to the meaning of the classifier, so it seemed worth noting. See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna order Squamata lupu, parayú lupu, paɾajú inheritance Central North Arawak, Rio Negro branch Also paɾajú uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Achagua order Squamata dú:ru 'lizard sp.' dú:ru 'lizard sp.' doubtful loan, direction unknown Siona/Koreguaje toʔro See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco order Squamata túpu 'lagarto', túpu achúméeríina 'lagartija' túpu 'lagaɾto', túpu atʃúmé:ɾí:na 'lagaɾtija' See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari order Squamata núupu núupu See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Yavitero order Squamata ku'itu ku'itu See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bare order Squamata kuíd'iyu kuíd'iju See Language page Ana Paula B.
Wayuu order Squamata kuľu See Language page Also wašaľɨ. PLE
Yine order Squamata xpiro See Language page Also kočľa; mrato; tʸitʸwro. PLE
Paresi order Squamata zaˈnalo, dóho ðaˈnalo, dóho inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Ignaciano order Squamata semu; 'wekuaki See Language page A large lizard is kahiure. PLE
Trinitario order Squamata khʸure See Language page PLE
Baure order Squamata kotis kotis inheritance? See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá order Squamata su'la; i'ya; yamu'lu; mayu'wa; ũ'tɨ (generic lizard) su'la; i'ja; jamu'lu; maju'wa; ũ'tɨ (generic lizard) unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Cha'palaa order Squamata 'pah'dun'bela See Language page PLE
Bora order Squamata tsógooróho (FS), tsóβɨráko (Seifart2011) doubtful loan possibly Carib/Carijona (see WaiWai šukurwa); see also Koreguaje thoʔoroo, Siona See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane order Squamata júúchaihi, maatyícu (W97) xúútʃaihi, maatjíku See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Wayana order Squamata [no generic?] [no generic?] missing See Language page PLE
Makiritare order Squamata asü:kü (KH) asɨ:kɨ inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Mapoyo order Squamata makai (ma'kai) makai (ma'kai) See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai order Squamata šukurwa; kwaana šukurwa; kwaana inheritance cognate Makiritare? See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Yabarana order Squamata ma'kkai See Language page Ana Paula B., John Blaha
Yukpa order Squamata kunájiri kunáhiri See Language page Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Muisca order Squamata muyhyzyso muɨhɨtʂɨso See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Barí order Squamata bačkere See Language page *Chibchan form is *uliʔ. PLE
Northern Emberá order Squamata dhéborrigéro dhéborrigéro See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Epena order Squamata pʰapʰãyo-hõ-'mia See Language page Lit. 'papaya-fruit-strong/like'. Also 'iguana' is o-'pʰoo, lit. 'throat/neck-dry' 04.280. PLE
Cuiva order Squamata 1. bocobʉ; 2. yohua 1. (varios) lagartijos 2. scientific name: Uranosodon superciliosa, in Spanish: lagarto de agua 1 & 2. Kondo 1983:122 Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Cofán order Squamata tofa See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Taushiro order Squamata ava´cuntu´ awaʔkuntuʔ See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez order Squamata alahuech alawetʃ See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna order Squamata engairé (Alv44) eŋairé unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina order Squamata hjaare hja:ɽe unknown some similarity Arawak See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Pumé order Squamata topo-topo; chiruri (Lin97) See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave order Squamata generic lizard: wisan generic lizard: wisan unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Máku order Squamata waramaká [WW 'iguana', from Carib] See Language page PLE
Warao order Squamata meɾa mera See Language page John Blaha
Ashuar order Squamata shampiú, takáras ʃampiu, takaras See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa order Squamata shampi ʃampi See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna order Squamata shampíu ʃampíu inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Nadëb/Roçado dialect order Squamata ʃaʔrin loan Carib, esp. Eñepa sanara/sarana See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Matses order Squamata tampas [generic lizard], shëquëd [generic 'teiido' type] tampas [generic lizard], ʃɨkɨd [generic 'teiido' type] unknown See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Kakataibo order Squamata ʔi'pũ ṣ̌ãkara; ṣ̌ɨ'kɨ See Language page ṣ̌o'očača 'small lizard'; ɲũkɨ 'green lizard'; ṣ̌ɨ'mɨ̃ 'lizard with dangling neck'. *Panoan *ṣ̌ɨkɨ[CV]. PLE
Katukina order Squamata šaβo See Language page Refers to a comon type; no generic name. PLE
Shipibo-Konibo order Squamata ṣ̌ãβo; kapɨ See Language page PLE
Yaminahua order Squamata ṣ̌ɨkɨ See Language page PLE
Yagua order Squamata morchatu mõrtʃatu unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa order Squamata mehé ka'tephah mehé kaɁtephah unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva order Squamata duhda duʔda doubtful loan Achagua du:ru See Language page Becky Walker
Makuna order Squamata yua (general lizard) jua (general lizard) inheritance See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca order Squamata rupu dya'ia rupu ʎa'ia loan Yucuna lupu See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tuyuka order Squamata yuasṍ juasṍ See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Koreguaje order Squamata to'oroo thoʔoroo doubtful loan, direction unknown Bora tsógooróho, Carib/WaiWai šukurwa, Achagua du:ru See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona order Squamata to'ro toʔro doubtful loan, direction unknown Bora tsógooróho, Carib/WaiWai šukurwa, Achagua du:ru See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya order Squamata cosiri, pu'ehuë, siripë kɔsiri, pu'ɛwɨ, siripɨ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Kokama order Squamata yakari jakari semantic shift from 'caiman' See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi order Squamata tɛyu tɛju inheritance See Language page PLE
Aché order Squamata čeǰu inheritance See Language page PLE
Chiriguano order Squamata teǰu inheritance See Language page PLE
Paraguayan Guaraní order Squamata aᵐbere See Language page PLE
Sirionó order Squamata ɲi̯kʸare; tučuara kʷasu (generic lizard) ɲi̯kʸare; tuǩuara kʷasu semantic shift from 'caiman' See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá order Squamata teju, teju-parap teju, teju-parap inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina order Squamata jogaaho hogaaʔo unknown See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Murui Witoto order Squamata jocosoma, turacɨ, jitomagɨ, lleserocota, sio, conagɨ́, mabɨ hokosoma, turakɯ, jitomagɨ, dʒɛsɛrokota, sio, konagɯ́, mabɯ (B83) unknown See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito order Squamata anacuáasa (término para una clase de lagartijas de tamaño mediano. Kentropyx spp.); curɨtɨ'ɨja (Ameiva ameiva); ísɨ (varias especies de lagartijas pequeñas que son muy comunes en las casas. Gonatodes spp.) anakuáasa (término para una clase de lagartihas de tamaño mediano. Kentropjx spp.); kurɨtɨ'ɨha (Ameiva ameiva); ísɨ (varias especies de lagartihas pekeñas ke son muj comunes en las casas. Gonatodes spp.) unknown See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Záparo order Squamata ayam+ (has skin that can be stretched on its neck, and can swim) ajamɨ See Language page Becky Walker
Wari order Squamata hima (Sousa2009) hima (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Araona order Squamata banakʷa See Language page Also babalakʷa-i. *Tacn forms are *banaka; *pisoso ('iguana'). PLE
Ese Ejja order Squamata šanei; šaexame See Language page Also saɓanakʷa, 'jausi'. PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo order Squamata šaba nakwa (generic lizard) šaba nakwa See Language page Joyce McCormick
Tacana order Squamata matosa; banakʷa See Language page PLE
Cavineña order Squamata yaʔa-matoha; banakʷa yaʔa-matoha; banakʷa See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara order Squamata jararankhu sutuwalʸu xararankʰu See Language page PLE
Cayuvava order Squamata βa'rakaka See Language page A kind of lizard 'chupacoto'. Also 'βɨ'rɨ-βɨrɨ; βoro, and koβo ~ kooβo. PLE
Itonama order Squamata waʔtaʔta; waroʔyane See Language page Latter is large lizard. PLE
Kwazá order Squamata tai (generic lizard) tai (generic lizard) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Mosetén-Chimané order Squamata kušifu're See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Movima order Squamata sico'ya siko'ja See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai order Squamata uetɬ uetɬ See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang order Squamata ŋãŋŋre; yãŋŋre 'lizard' (IDS) ŋãŋŋre; yãŋŋre See Language page PLE
Karajá order Squamata iǰare [loan from Arawak; e.g. Paresi wijare 'iguana'] See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi order Squamata hau hau See Language page PLE
Chipaya order Squamata pʰixšḳa See Language page PLE
Mocoví order Squamata le-kolaʁa-raik See Language page Lit. 'prefix-blue-adj (masc)'. PLE
Pilagá order Squamata 'malaʁ-aik See Language page Lit. 'blue-masc. adj.'; 15.670. PLE
Toba order Squamata malaʁ-aik See Language page Lit. 'blue-adj (masc)'. PLE
Lengua order Squamata sittaha See Language page Other varieties, such as piŋyathnyia; poma; sittait. PLE
Sanapaná/Dialect Angaité order Squamata piyim See Language page Refers to a jungle lizard. A house l. is pihi. Also pomoo. PLE
Sanapaná/Dialect Enlhet order Squamata peehe; pooma; yaatepooma See Language page Other varieties: poohohoy; setaahaʔ; yaamsetaahaʔ; setaayet. PLE
Wichí Lhamtés Güisnay order Squamata čaʔ'laʔ See Language page PLE
Chorote, Iyojwa'ja order Squamata kyeʔla See Language page PLE
Maca order Squamata ḳafitinheʔ (f.) See Language page PLE
Nivaclé order Squamata kasposɔx; šinwuʔn; šniɬˀa See Language page Respectively: lizard; a white and gray lizard; a colored lizard. Also šnotˀoyča, a small colored lizard; fašika, a big green lizard. PLE
Ayoreo order Squamata nee'nei See Language page Also o'gobee-daay; u'gobee-daay. PLE
Mapudungun order Squamata filʸkuɲ See Language page Ranquel form is vilkuɲ. PLE
Selknam order Squamata ḳˀèlpl See Language page PLE
Tehuelche order Squamata 'hēpleʔ See Language page Also 'kˀaʔmtr, 'matuasto'. PLE
Lokono order Squamata sakasaka sakasaka small brownish lizard Fanshawe 1949:70 no Camille Unger