Ngamini

Family
Pama-Nyungan
Region
Australia
ISO 639-3
nmv
Location
-27.08°, 139.07°
Notes
Features
Basic Vocabulary
Flora Fauna Vocabulary
Cultural Vocabulary
Ethnographic Information
Data Sources
none


Basic Vocabulary (186)
English Spanish Portuguese Semantic Field Part of Speech Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Etymology Notes Source Created By
1pl.excl nosotros (exclusivo) nós (exclusivo) grammar ngañurru inheritance Claire Bowern
1pl.incl nosotros (inclusivo) nós (inclusivo) grammar ngayini semantic shift Claire Bowern
1sg yo eu grammar nganyi inheritance Claire Bowern
2pl ustedes vocês grammar yuRu inheritance Claire Bowern
2sg xx xx grammar yini inheritance Claire Bowern
3pl ellos/ellas eles/elas grammar thana inheritance Claire Bowern
3sg el/ella ele/ela grammar najia inheritance Claire Bowern
above encima, arriba acima location kurumu inheritance Claire Bowern
again de nuevo, otra vez de novo grammar kalara unique Claire Bowern
all todo todos other parrtyana inheritance Claire Bowern
and y e grammar ya inheritance Claire Bowern
ankle tobillo tornozelo body 827 unique Claire Bowern
armpit axila, sobaco axila body kapurrha inheritance Claire Bowern
ashamed xx xx mental manngarina inheritance Claire Bowern
ashes xx xx environment turpa doubtful loan Claire Bowern
at en, a em, a location [missing] missing Claire Bowern
back espalda costas body 2304 inheritance? Claire Bowern
bad mal mal quality mana inheritance Claire Bowern
be alive xx xx body kalpali unique Claire Bowern
belly barriga barriga body tunru inheritance Claire Bowern
below abajo, debajo abaixo location ngarini inheritance Claire Bowern
big grande grande quality pirna inheritance Claire Bowern
bite morder morder body matha_x001E_ inheritance Claire Bowern
black negro preto colour maRu inheritance Claire Bowern
blood sangre sangue body kumarrhi inheritance Claire Bowern
blow soplar soprar body walunkana unique Claire Bowern
blunt xx xx quality njenji inheritance Claire Bowern
bone hueso osso body waRapu loan Arabana? Claire Bowern
boomerang xx xx manufacture kira loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
breast pecho, seno peito body ngama inheritance Claire Bowern
breathe respirar respirar body ngarawaluwalunkana inheritance Claire Bowern
burn quemar queimar environment yarki inheritance Claire Bowern
chew masticar, mascar mastigar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
child niño, niña criança human kupa semantic shift Claire Bowern
climb subir subir motion katiya inheritance Claire Bowern
cloud nube nuvem environment kurrara doubtful loan Claire Bowern
cold frío frio quality malti inheritance Claire Bowern
come venir vir motion yurdunanmayi unique Claire Bowern
cook cocinar cozinhar impact kuki doubtful loan English? Claire Bowern
count contar contar mental pindakana inheritance Claire Bowern
cry llorar chorar mental yanrayi inheritance Claire Bowern
cut xx xx impact rdama inheritance Claire Bowern
die/be dead morir morrer state naRina inheritance Claire Bowern
dig cavar cavar impact pirniya unique Claire Bowern
dingo/wolf fauna tirtajapa unique Claire Bowern
dirty sucio sujo quality parda unique Claire Bowern
dream soñar sonhar mental ngapitya inheritance Claire Bowern
drink beber, tomar beber body tapana inheritance Claire Bowern
dry seco seco quality dinggipa unique Claire Bowern
dust polvo poeira environment kunaputara inheritance Claire Bowern
ear oreja orelha body talpa inheritance Claire Bowern
earth/soil tierra terra environment walju inheritance Claire Bowern
eat comer comer body tajina inheritance Claire Bowern
egg huevo ovo fauna pampu inheritance Claire Bowern
eye ojo olho body miRki inheritance Claire Bowern
faeces heces, mierda, excremento, estiércol fezes body kuna inheritance Claire Bowern
fall caer cair motion worantjanta unique Claire Bowern
far lejos longe quality warada inheritance Claire Bowern
fat/grease grasa gordura body marni inheritance Claire Bowern
father padre, papá pai kinship ngaRpi inheritance Claire Bowern
fear miedo medo mental pandanu unique Claire Bowern
feather pluma pena fauna tilipuru inheritance Claire Bowern
fire fuego fogo environment tuRu inheritance Claire Bowern
fish xx xx fauna waRi inheritance Claire Bowern
flow fluir fluir motion ngakana inheritance Claire Bowern
flower flor flor environment punpo inheritance Claire Bowern
fly volar voar motion munytyu inheritance Claire Bowern
fog niebla, neblina nevoeira, bruma, neblina environment kunmi inheritance Claire Bowern
foot pie body dina inheritance Claire Bowern
fruit fruta fruta flora tandra inheritance Claire Bowern
good bueno bom quality jampa unique Claire Bowern
grow crecer crescer state dankarina unique Claire Bowern
hair (of head) cabello cabelo body paRa inheritance Claire Bowern
hand mano mão body maRa inheritance Claire Bowern
head cabeza cabeça body mangadalrra inheritance Claire Bowern
hear oír ouvir mental ngaratjanta inheritance Claire Bowern
heavy pesado pesado quality mati inheritance Claire Bowern
hide esconder esconder motion kurtjibana inheritance Claire Bowern
hit golpear, pegar bater impact pardapardapayi inheritance Claire Bowern
hit (with hand) xx xx impact tanrra[r]na inheritance Claire Bowern
hold correr, asegurar, sostener segurar other patana inheritance Claire Bowern
how? como como grammar wananda unique Claire Bowern
if si se grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
in/inside dentro, adentro dentro location pungadundru loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
intestines intestinos intestinos body kudnawala inheritance Claire Bowern
itch hormiguear, sentir comezón coçar body yupayi inheritance? Claire Bowern
kill matar matar impact tankana inheritance Claire Bowern
know/be knowledgeable saber, conecer saber, conhecer mental mirkiwatila unique Claire Bowern
lake lago lago environment panto loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
laugh reír rir mental kingka_x001E_ inheritance Claire Bowern
leaf hoja folha environment talpa inheritance Claire Bowern
left/left hand izquierdo esquerdo location/body waruntjuta unique Claire Bowern
leg/foot pierna perna body tara inheritance Claire Bowern
lie down acostarse, echarse deitar motion kurumarana unique Claire Bowern
lightning rayo, relámpago relampago environment 57 inheritance Claire Bowern
liver hígado figado body kalu inheritance Claire Bowern
long largo comprido, longo quality payiri inheritance Claire Bowern
louse piollo, piojo piolho fauna kata inheritance Claire Bowern
lung pulmón pulmão body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
man/male hombre homem human matida unique Claire Bowern
meat/flesh carne carne fauna nganytyi inheritance Claire Bowern
moon luna lua environment piRa inheritance Claire Bowern
mother madre, mamá mãe kinship nganri inheritance Claire Bowern
mouth boca boca body mana inheritance Claire Bowern
name nombre nome human tarla inheritance Claire Bowern
nape base del cuello, nuca nuca body wakara doubtful loan Claire Bowern
near/close cerca de perto quality kaRakaRa inheritance Claire Bowern
neck cuello pescoço body ngunku unique Claire Bowern
new nuevo novo quality maRa inheritance Claire Bowern
night noche noite time wongamu loan Claire Bowern
no/not no não grammar wata inheritance Claire Bowern
nose nariz nariz body 252 inheritance Claire Bowern
old viejo velho quality kundru unique Claire Bowern
one uno um number ngun[h]ara unique Claire Bowern
open/uncover abrir abrir other birinta inheritance? Claire Bowern
other otro outro grammar tanangga unique Claire Bowern
person/human being persona pessoa human karna inheritance Claire Bowern
pimple xx xx body minytyi inheritance Claire Bowern
rain lluvia chuva environment kurdula unique Claire Bowern
red rojo vermelho colour marlalyi unique Claire Bowern
right/right hand derecha direita location/body ngunadimu unique Claire Bowern
road/path camino caminho manufacture wadayapa unique Claire Bowern
roof xx xx manufacture pungangalpa loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
root raíz raiz flora kapara inheritance Claire Bowern
rotten podrido podre quality thungka inheritance Claire Bowern
sand arena areia environment walyu unique Claire Bowern
say decir dizer mental yata inheritance Claire Bowern
scratch rascar rasgar impact mirapana inheritance Claire Bowern
see ver ver mental nir[r]kala inheritance Claire Bowern
sharp afilado, filudo, filoso afiado quality tjerkara inheritance Claire Bowern
shoot tirar, disparar, balear atirar impact wandaluandarlka unique Claire Bowern
short corto curto quality wordu inheritance Claire Bowern
shoulder hombro ombro body pilpiri inheritance Claire Bowern
sick xx xx body dapani semantic shift Claire Bowern
sit sentar(se) sentar state ngamana inheritance Claire Bowern
skin piel pele body darla inheritance Claire Bowern
sky cielo céu environment paRiwilpa inheritance Claire Bowern
sleep dormir dormir body jindina inheritance Claire Bowern
small pequeño pequeno quality wolka unique Claire Bowern
smell (tr/intr) xx xx body parnima inheritance Claire Bowern
smoke humo fumaça environment tupu inheritance Claire Bowern
spit escupir cuspir body ngalytya inheritance Claire Bowern
split partir, dividir rachar, dividir, partir impact palka_x001E_ loan Claire Bowern
squeeze estrujar, exprimir espremer impact jirpana inheritance Claire Bowern
stab/pierce apuñalar, acuchillar apunhalar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
stand estar de pié ficar em pé state tarka inheritance Claire Bowern
star estrella estrela environment didyidalra inheritance Claire Bowern
steal robar roubar other kurumimanta inheritance Claire Bowern
stone piedra pedra environment marda inheritance Claire Bowern
suck chupar chupar body tapayi inheritance Claire Bowern
sun sol sol time dityi inheritance Claire Bowern
sweat sudar suor, suar body kanga inheritance Claire Bowern
swell hincharse inchar body waruterkana doubtful loan Claire Bowern
swim nadar nadar motion kukuwalrra unique Claire Bowern
tail cola, rabo rabo body nura inheritance Claire Bowern
that ese/esa esse grammar nanriya unique Claire Bowern
thick grueso, gordo, espeso grosso quality wondra unique Claire Bowern
thin delgado fino quality [r]dama[r]damarla unique Claire Bowern
think pensar pensar mental ngurkuna loan Arabana Claire Bowern
this este/esta este grammar nakatu unique Claire Bowern
three tres tres number paRkuna nganha? unique Claire Bowern
throat garganta garganta body yurku inheritance Claire Bowern
throw tirar, lanzar atirar, jogar impact dijina unique Claire Bowern
thunder truenos trovão environment kuRaRamungku unique Claire Bowern
tie up/fasten atar, amarrar amarrar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
tongue lengua lingua body tali inheritance Claire Bowern
tooth diente dente body manatiri inheritance Claire Bowern
true xx xx quality kalarali unique Claire Bowern
turn girar, volter, torcer virar other karatyina inheritance Claire Bowern
two dos dois number par[a]kuna inheritance Claire Bowern
vomit vomitar vomitar body ngukuwarayi inheritance Claire Bowern
walk caminar, andar andar motion wapperna inheritance Claire Bowern
water agua agua environment ngapa inheritance Claire Bowern
wet mojado molhado quality parda unique Claire Bowern
what? que, qué que grammar wananda unique Claire Bowern
when? cuando quando grammar wintja inheritance Claire Bowern
where? donde onde grammar warada unique Claire Bowern
white blanco branco colour purlu unique Claire Bowern
who? quien, quién quem grammar waRa inheritance Claire Bowern
wife esposa esposa kinship nhiwa inheritance Claire Bowern
wind viento vento environment wamaRa unique Claire Bowern
wing ala asa body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
woman/female mujer mulher human widla inheritance Claire Bowern
work trabajar trabalhar other maranuru inheritance Claire Bowern
yawn bostezar bocejar body manaterkana inheritance Claire Bowern
yellow amarillo amarelo colour paru inheritance Claire Bowern


Flora Fauna Vocabulary (9)
English Spanish Portuguese Semantic Field Part of Speech 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
tree árbol arvore flora-fauna pi:ta unique Claire Bowern
ant (generic) hormiga formiga flora-fauna mirka loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
bird pajaro, ave passaro flora-fauna paya inheritance Claire Bowern
blowfly/housefly mosca mosca flora-fauna munytyuRunga doubtful loan Claire Bowern
dog (camp, domestic) perro cachorro flora-fauna tirita inheritance Claire Bowern
grass hierba, pasto capim, grama flora-fauna kanta inheritance Claire Bowern
kangaroo (generic) flora-fauna tyukuru inheritance Claire Bowern
snake (generic) culebra, serpiente cobra flora-fauna nganytyi unique Claire Bowern
spider araña aranha flora-fauna marankara inheritance Claire Bowern


Cultural Vocabulary (8)
English Spanish Portuguese Semantic Field Part of Speech Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Etymology Notes Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Word Structure Word Structure Notes General Notes Source Created By
rope/string mecate, cuerda, soga corda culture yinka inheritance Claire Bowern
bottom grinding stone manufacture 1418 loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
digging stick subsistence tool wana inheritance Claire Bowern
winnow aventar, tirar (sementes) joeirar manufacture talipa unique Claire Bowern
top grinding stone metate, mano; piedra de moler metate, mano manufacture mardatayitayi unique Claire Bowern
spearthrower subsistence tool kukuru unique Claire Bowern
spear lanza lança subsistence tool wanakuyu unique Claire Bowern
house other warli inheritance Claire Bowern


Ethnographic Information
Current population (ethnicity) Current population (speakers) Former population estimate Subsistence preference Subsistence notes Density Sedentism Ecotome (riverine/interfluvial/coastal/desert/savannah/etc.) Social hierarchies Multilingualism (rare/occasional/common) Contact languages Marriage pattern Notes Source Created By
medium HG low mobile yes