Word Order


Language Feature Status Grammatical Notes Source Created By Etymology Notes General Notes Phylogenetic Code
Cahuilla no Jane Hill
Cupeño Jane Hill
Luiseño no Jane Hill
Serrano Jane Hill
Kitanemuk no Jane Hill
Kawaiisu no Jane Hill
Timbisha no Jane Hill
Western Mono no Jane Hill
Chemehuevi no Jane Hill
Southern Paiute no Jane Hill
Southern Ute no Jane Hill
Shoshone no Jane Hill
Comanche no Jane Hill
Idaho Shoshone no Jane Hill
Northern Paiute no Jane Hill
Gabrielino no Jane Hill
Achagua no Wilson & Levinsohn 1992: 45 Ana Paula Brandao
Resígaro no Allin, 1976: 223 Aimee Lawrence
Bare no Aikhenvald, 1995: 40 Ana Paula Brandao
Piapoco no Galindo, 2002: 328 Aimee Lawrence
Yukuna no Shauer & Shauer, 1978: p. 49 Aimee Lawrence
Yavitero no Mosonyi, 1987: p. 78 Aimee Lawrence
Wapishana no Santos, 2006: 198 Ana Paula Brandao, Amanda Meeks
Wayuu no Mansen & Captain, 2000: p. 798 Aimee Lawrence
Tariana yes Aikhenvald, 2003: 475 Aimee Lawrence
Apurinã no All examples are Num N, although Facundes does not discuss it explicitly. Facundes, 2000: 359 Aimee Lawrence
Asheninka Apurucayali no Payne 1983:51 Amanda Meeks
Maipure no Zamponi 2003:32 Amanda Meeks
Yanesha' no info Duff-Tripp Daniel Valle
Kinikinau no Souza 2008:115-6 Daniel Valle
Baure no Danielsen 2007:105 Daniel Valle
Nanti no Michael, 2008. p. 369 Aimee Lawrence
Paresi yes Rowan and Burgess 1979:58 Daniel Valle
Palikur no info Launey 2003 Daniel Smith
Yine no info author does not indicate position Matteson 1965 Daniel Smith
Añun no info Patte 1989:56 Daniel Smith
Bora yes Seifart - 2005:230 Amanda Meeks
Makiritare no Hall 1988: 52 Melody Ann Ross
Makushi yes Carson 1982:73 Amanda Meeks
Eñepa no info Daniel Valle
Pemon no info Daniel Valle
Guna yes N Cl-Num Smith texts Daniel Smith
Naso yes Quesada 2000 Daniel Smith
Ika yes definite construction Frank 1985:41 Daniel Valle
Kogi no info Daniel Valle
Cabecar no info Daniel Valle
Guaymí yes Quesada 2008:148 Daniel Valle
Damana no Daniel Valle
Sikuani yes de Kondo (Vol.2) - 1985:4; Queixalós - 2000:2-26 Amanda Meeks
Macaguan no Buenaventura - 1993 Amanda Meeks
Aguaruna yes Overall 2007:248 Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá yes Mortensen 1999:10 Daniel Valle Catío
Waorani no info Daniel Valle
Ingá no Levinson 1978:23, Levinson 1974:19 Daniel Valle
Matses no info Daniel Valle
Mapudungun no Zúñiga 2006, p. 189 Daniel Valle
Páez no Jung:131 Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano no Parker 1965:35 Daniel Valle
Tikuna no Montes 2004b:76 Daniel Valle
Urarina no Olawsky:300 Daniel Valle
Waunana no info Daniel Valle
Andoke no info Kelsey Neely
Puinave no info Mitz Perez, Daniel Valle
Central Aymara no Huayhua Pari 2001: 282 Shannon Dardis
Kakua no Bolaños fieldnotes Katherine Bolaños
Kaingang no info Silva 2011/Goncalves 2011 Daniel Smith
Minica Witoto no Minor and Minor 1982. p.33 Christopher Clack
Hup no Epps 2008 Pattie Epps
Nadëb/Roçado dialect no Weir 1984 Katherine Bolaños
Dâw no Martins 2004 Katherine Bolaños
Desano no if the number follow the head noun, they preced the classifer Miller 1999, p.4 Amanda Novak
Cubeo no Morse & Maxwell 1999, p. 124 Amanda Novak
Kotiria no Stenzel 2004, p. 186 Amanda Novak
Makuna no Smothermon & Smothermon 1993, p.39 Chris Clack
Koreguaje yes Cook & Criswell 1993, p.42 Chris Clack
Barasano yes Jones & Jones 1991, p.59 Chris Clack When they follow it, we contend that the head noun is topicalized or in some type of special focus.
Tanimuca no Strom 1992, p.50 Chris Clack
Siona no Wheeler - 1987:133 Amanda Meeks
Tukano no West and Welch 2004: 66 Kelsey Neely
Yanomami no info Ramirez 1994 Kelsey Neely
Ninam yes Goodwin-Gomez: 72 Kelsey Neely
Sanumá no info Kelsey Neely
Surui no info Daniel Valle
Karitiana no Everett 2006:315 Daniel Valle
Nheengatu no Cruz 2011:266 Daniel Smith
Paraguayan Guaraní no info Daniel Valle
Aché no info Daniel Valle
Kokama no Vallejos 2010:265 Daniel Smith
Nyangumarta yes done 1
Jingulu no info done x
Wambaya yes done 1
Bunuba no done 0
Walmajarri no info Done-Claire x
Nyulnyul no done? 0
Warrwa no done 0
Worrorra yes ms6.2.6.i done 1
Garrwa yes 8 done 1
Gooniyandi yes done 1
Warlpiri yes s59 done 1
Bardi no done-Claire 0
Yugambeh Y?
Yorta Yorta no 106 done 0
Yir Yoront Done-Dan
Yindjibarndi no 160 done-Dan 0
Yidiny yes done-Catherine 1
Yanyuwa no info Done-Austin x
Yandruwandha no? 47 Done-Dan 0
Yan-nhangu not yet
Yalarnnga no info 57 Done-Dan x
Woiwurrung yes 72-73 done-Amalia 1
Wirangu No info 70 done x
Wemba-Wemba no H 27 done-Amalia 0
Warumungu yes 27 done-Amalia 1
Wangkumara no info done X
Uradhi Yes 371 Y 1
Paakantyi no 84 Y-Hannah 0
Pitta-Pitta yes 214 Done-Amalia 1
Pintupi no info done-Hannah x
Nyungar no info done x
Nhanta yes Done-Hannah 1
Ngiyambaa no info Done-Emily x
Ngayawang No info done-Amalia x
Muruwari no info Done-Dan x
Mayi-Yapi No 64 done 0
Martuthunira no 189 done 0
Marrgany No info Done-Amalia x
Kuuk Thaayorre Yes 77 Done-Amalia 1
Kuku Yalanji yes 120 Done-Jessica 1
Kugu-Nganhcara yes 389 done-Amalia 1
Kaurna No info done-Amalia x
Kalkatungu no info Done-Dan x
Jaru yes? 93 Done-Amalia 1
Guugu-Yimidhirr yes 104 Done-Amalia 1
Gureng Gureng no info Done-Amalia x
Gumbaynggirr no 277-279 done-Amalia 0
Gugu-Badhun no 139-40 done-Jessica 0
Yuwaalaraay No 96 0
Dyirbal yes 240 done-Amalia 1
Duungidjawu yes 40 done 1
Djinang Yes 197 Done-Amalia 1
Djabugay done
Diyari yes 96 done-Hannah 1
Dharawal no info done-Hannah w Dhurga) x
Darkinyung yes 50 done 1
Bularnu no info Done-Austin x
Biri yes 47 done-Jessica 1
Bidjara-Gungabula yes 123 done-Jessica 1
Batyala no info Done-Amalia x
Arabana no? 103 Done-Dan 0
Alyawarr yes 132, 135 done 1
Nyikina no done-Claire 0
Yawuru Y-Claire
Yulparija Yes 26 Done-Amalia 1
Wathawurrung yes 71 done 1
Mathi-Mathi no 73-4 done-Amalia 0
Hunter River and Lake Macquarie yes 60 done-Amalia 1
Thanggati yes 40-41 done 1
Katthang no 190 done-Amalia 0
Panyjima no 186 done 0
Ngarinyeri No info done-Amalia x
Kurrama no info done-Dan x
Yingkarta yes Done-Claire 1
Githabul No 33 Done-Amalia 0
Gunya No info Done-Amalia x
Kunjen No info Done- x
WesternTorres yes FO 130 done 1
Wakaya no info done x
Yindjilindji no info done x
Bandjalang No 31 Done-Amalia 0
Ngaatjatjara yes 29 done 1
Arrernte Yes 76 1
Kokatha Yes 55 1
Karajarri Yes 293 Done-Amalia 1
Pitjantjatjara Yes G 92 1
Ritharrngu no info Done-Amalia x
Warrgamay Yes 63 Done-Amalia 1
Warluwarra no info Done-Amalia x
Warnman no info Done-Amalia x
Djapu yes 84-6 1
Bilinarra no info done x
Wiradjuri no info done x
Aghu-Tharnggala Yes 49 Y2 1
Narungga No 56 done 0
Tharrkari Yes 13 1
Wajarri Yes 138 1
Warungu yes 347, 350-1 1
Adnyamathanha Y2
Yagua no Payne and Payne 1990:349 Daniel Smith
Baniwa no Ramirez 2001 Patience Epps