Rirratjingu

Family
Pama-Nyungan
Region
Australia
ISO 639-3
dhg
Location
-11.83°, 135.88°
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 ŋalma (including addressee), ŋanapu (excluding addressee) semantic shift Claire Bowern
1pl.incl nosotros (inclusivo) nós (inclusivo) grammar ŋalma (including addressee), ŋanapu (excluding addressee) semantic shift Claire Bowern
1sg yo eu grammar ŋaya (I), nha:na (me) inheritance Claire Bowern
2pl ustedes vocês grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
2sg xx xx grammar nhunu inheritance Claire Bowern
3pl ellos/ellas eles/elas grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
3sg el/ella ele/ela grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
above encima, arriba acima location garramat Claire Bowern
again de nuevo, otra vez de novo grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
all todo todos other 806 Claire Bowern
and y e grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
ankle tobillo tornozelo body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
armpit axila, sobaco axila body wa:ny loan Claire Bowern
ashamed xx xx mental [missing] missing Claire Bowern
ashes xx xx environment ganu' Claire Bowern
at en, a em, a location [missing] missing Claire Bowern
back espalda costas body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
bad mal mal quality maḻiku Claire Bowern
be alive xx xx body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
belly barriga barriga body guḻun Claire Bowern
below abajo, debajo abaixo location ŋoyŋa Claire Bowern
big grande grande quality wakin Claire Bowern
bite morder morder body rathan unknown Claire Bowern
black negro preto colour gurrŋan' Claire Bowern
blood sangre sangue body maŋgu Claire Bowern
blow soplar soprar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
blunt xx xx quality [missing] missing Claire Bowern
bone hueso osso body ŋaraka inheritance Claire Bowern
boomerang xx xx manufacture [missing] missing Claire Bowern
breast pecho, seno peito body ŋamini, dhiliŋiny Claire Bowern
breathe respirar respirar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
burn quemar queimar environment nha:ra inheritance Claire Bowern
chew masticar, mascar mastigar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
child niño, niña criança human ratha' inheritance Claire Bowern
climb subir subir motion ŋalthun Claire Bowern
cloud nube nuvem environment maŋan Claire Bowern
cold frío frio quality ŋulwitj Claire Bowern
come venir vir motion go Claire Bowern
cook cocinar cozinhar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
count contar contar mental [missing] missing Claire Bowern
cry llorar chorar mental ŋa:tji inheritance Claire Bowern
cut xx xx impact mitthun Claire Bowern
die/be dead morir morrer state rakunydji Claire Bowern
dig cavar cavar impact belam Claire Bowern
dingo/wolf fauna [missing] missing Claire Bowern
dirty sucio sujo quality [missing] missing Claire Bowern
dream soñar sonhar mental [missing] missing Claire Bowern
drink beber, tomar beber body wurkthun Claire Bowern
dry seco seco quality baṉḏany, mulka' Claire Bowern
dust polvo poeira environment [missing] missing Claire Bowern
ear oreja orelha body buthuru loan Claire Bowern
earth/soil tierra terra environment garminyarr', munatha inheritance Claire Bowern
eat comer comer body ṉoka Claire Bowern
egg huevo ovo fauna ḻanyarr' Claire Bowern
eye ojo olho body maŋutji inheritance Claire Bowern
faeces heces, mierda, excremento, estiércol fezes body dhurri', guḻa Claire Bowern
fall caer cair motion ga:lki Claire Bowern
far lejos longe quality ba:rrku Claire Bowern
fat/grease grasa gordura body dhoyu Claire Bowern
father padre, papá pai kinship [missing] missing Claire Bowern
fear miedo medo mental [missing] missing Claire Bowern
feather pluma pena fauna butju Claire Bowern
fire fuego fogo environment dhaŋutha unknown Claire Bowern
fish xx xx fauna ŋarirri', burirritj, guya inheritance Claire Bowern
flow fluir fluir motion [missing] missing Claire Bowern
flower flor flor environment [missing] missing Claire Bowern
fly volar voar motion wurruḻuḻ Claire Bowern
fog niebla, neblina nevoeira, bruma, neblina environment [missing] missing Claire Bowern
foot pie body ṉuku Claire Bowern
fruit fruta fruta flora ŋatha Claire Bowern
good bueno bom quality ŋuwakurru unknown Claire Bowern
grow crecer crescer state [missing] missing Claire Bowern
hair (of head) cabello cabelo body marwat inheritance Claire Bowern
hand mano mão body dhungal, goŋ inheritance Claire Bowern
head cabeza cabeça body muḻkurr Claire Bowern
hear oír ouvir mental ŋa:ma Claire Bowern
heavy pesado pesado quality [missing] missing Claire Bowern
hide esconder esconder motion [missing] missing Claire Bowern
hit golpear, pegar bater impact ḻiyun Claire Bowern
hit (with hand) xx xx impact ḻiyun Claire Bowern
hold correr, asegurar, sostener segurar other [missing] missing Claire Bowern
how? como como grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
if si se grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
in/inside dentro, adentro dentro location [missing] missing Claire Bowern
intestines intestinos intestinos body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
itch hormiguear, sentir comezón coçar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
kill matar matar impact boyan Claire Bowern
know/be knowledgeable saber, conecer saber, conhecer mental marŋgi inheritance Claire Bowern
lake lago lago environment [missing] missing Claire Bowern
laugh reír rir mental [missing] missing Claire Bowern
leaf hoja folha environment man'tjarr loan Claire Bowern
left/left hand izquierdo esquerdo location/body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
leg/foot pierna perna body maka Claire Bowern
lie down acostarse, echarse deitar motion ŋoya Claire Bowern
lightning rayo, relámpago relampago environment [missing] missing Claire Bowern
liver hígado figado body biḏila unknown Claire Bowern
long largo comprido, longo quality wekarra unknown Claire Bowern
louse piollo, piojo piolho fauna djuku Claire Bowern
lung pulmón pulmão body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
man/male hombre homem human [missing] missing Claire Bowern
meat/flesh carne carne fauna ŋanak Claire Bowern
moon luna lua environment ŋaḻindi inheritance Claire Bowern
mother madre, mamá mãe kinship [missing] missing Claire Bowern
mouth boca boca body dha:, dhurrwara Claire Bowern
name nombre nome human ya:ku, ŋaykaṉa Claire Bowern
nape base del cuello, nuca nuca body dhungurrk, gupa-ŋaraŋ' Claire Bowern
near/close cerca de perto quality galki inheritance Claire Bowern
neck cuello pescoço body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
new nuevo novo quality yuṯa Claire Bowern
night noche noite time ga:muk, munha Claire Bowern
no/not no não grammar yaka Claire Bowern
nose nariz nariz body ŋurru, ṉanydjak inheritance Claire Bowern
old viejo velho quality worruŋu (old person),.djawuḻpa,. ḏilak (elder) Claire Bowern
one uno um number waŋgany inheritance Claire Bowern
open/uncover abrir abrir other [missing] missing Claire Bowern
other otro outro grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
person/human being persona pessoa human ḏirramu Claire Bowern
pimple xx xx body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
rain lluvia chuva environment waltjaṉ, baḻkurrk Claire Bowern
red rojo vermelho colour miku Claire Bowern
right/right hand derecha direita location/body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
road/path camino caminho manufacture dhuka inheritance Claire Bowern
roof xx xx manufacture [missing] missing Claire Bowern
root raíz raiz flora ḏulpurru, gurrka Claire Bowern
rotten podrido podre quality barrpa Claire Bowern
sand arena areia environment garminyarr, munatha Claire Bowern
say decir dizer mental wa:ŋa Claire Bowern
scratch rascar rasgar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
see ver ver mental nha:ma Claire Bowern
sharp afilado, filudo, filoso afiado quality [missing] missing Claire Bowern
shoot tirar, disparar, balear atirar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
short corto curto quality guṯi, dhumbuḻ Claire Bowern
shoulder hombro ombro body ḻambarr Claire Bowern
sick xx xx body rerri, ŋambaŋambatj Claire Bowern
sit sentar(se) sentar state nyena inheritance Claire Bowern
skin piel pele body barrwaṉ unknown Claire Bowern
sky cielo céu environment ga:rak Claire Bowern
sleep dormir dormir body ŋoya inheritance Claire Bowern
small pequeño pequeno quality nyumukuṉiny, yutjuwaḻa Claire Bowern
smell (tr/intr) xx xx body gunyan Claire Bowern
smoke humo fumaça environment ŋawulul Claire Bowern
spit escupir cuspir body ŋa:l inheritance Claire Bowern
split partir, dividir rachar, dividir, partir impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
squeeze estrujar, exprimir espremer impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
stab/pierce apuñalar, acuchillar apunhalar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
stand estar de pié ficar em pé state dha:ya, djingaryun Claire Bowern
star estrella estrela environment baṯtjurr, ganyu Claire Bowern
steal robar roubar other [missing] missing Claire Bowern
stone piedra pedra environment ba:thu Claire Bowern
suck chupar chupar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
sun sol sol time waḻirr; walu (also time, watch) loan Claire Bowern
sweat sudar suor, suar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
swell hincharse inchar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
swim nadar nadar motion waḏapthun Claire Bowern
tail cola, rabo rabo body yaŋara (also lower leg) Claire Bowern
that ese/esa esse grammar dhuwan Claire Bowern
thick grueso, gordo, espeso grosso quality dhaŋaŋ Claire Bowern
thin delgado fino quality [missing] missing Claire Bowern
think pensar pensar mental [missing] missing Claire Bowern
this este/esta este grammar dhaŋu Claire Bowern
three tres tres number [missing] missing Claire Bowern
throat garganta garganta body mani, gurak inheritance Claire Bowern
throw tirar, lanzar atirar, jogar impact ḏupthun Claire Bowern
thunder truenos trovão environment [missing] missing Claire Bowern
tie up/fasten atar, amarrar amarrar impact [missing] missing Claire Bowern
tongue lengua lingua body ŋa:ṉarr Claire Bowern
tooth diente dente body rirra inheritance Claire Bowern
true xx xx quality [missing] missing Claire Bowern
turn girar, volter, torcer virar other [missing] missing Claire Bowern
two dos dois number bulal, ma:rrma Claire Bowern
vomit vomitar vomitar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
walk caminar, andar andar motion ŋarruŋa Claire Bowern
water agua agua environment gapu, wakudu inheritance Claire Bowern
wet mojado molhado quality yuluk, djurruk Claire Bowern
what? que, qué que grammar nha: inheritance Claire Bowern
when? cuando quando grammar [missing] missing Claire Bowern
where? donde onde grammar ŋala Claire Bowern
white blanco branco colour gaywaraŋu, watharr Claire Bowern
who? quien, quién quem grammar yol inheritance Claire Bowern
wife esposa esposa kinship [missing] missing Claire Bowern
wind viento vento environment wata inheritance Claire Bowern
wing ala asa body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
woman/female mujer mulher human baṯami, miyalk, dha:yka Claire Bowern
work trabajar trabalhar other [missing] missing Claire Bowern
yawn bostezar bocejar body [missing] missing Claire Bowern
yellow amarillo amarelo colour buthalak, gangul 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 dharpa Claire Bowern
ant (generic) hormiga formiga flora-fauna [missing] missing Claire Bowern
bird pajaro, ave passaro flora-fauna warrakan' inheritance Claire Bowern
blowfly/housefly mosca mosca flora-fauna [missing] missing Claire Bowern
dog (camp, domestic) perro cachorro flora-fauna wuŋgan, waṯu Claire Bowern
grass hierba, pasto capim, grama flora-fauna bulmirri Claire Bowern
kangaroo (generic) flora-fauna [missing] missing Claire Bowern
snake (generic) culebra, serpiente cobra flora-fauna mol'ŋu Claire Bowern
spider araña aranha flora-fauna [missing] missing 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 [missing] missing Claire Bowern
bottom grinding stone manufacture [missing] missing Claire Bowern
digging stick subsistence tool [missing] missing Claire Bowern
winnow aventar, tirar (sementes) joeirar manufacture [missing] missing Claire Bowern
top grinding stone metate, mano; piedra de moler metate, mano manufacture [missing] missing Claire Bowern
spearthrower subsistence tool [missing] missing Claire Bowern
spear lanza lança subsistence tool gaṉa Claire Bowern
house other [missing] missing 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 medium seasonal yes