tree yucca

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
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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
Bankalachi Toloim Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone Yucca schidegera oop' Tree yucca (Hesperoyucca arborescens) inheritance There's a set here, find it! Looks a bit like the “mesquite” word unknown Merriam 61:59 2 1 0 red root in basket designs 0 0 no
Cahuilla Yucca schidegera húnuvat ˈhunuvat Yucca inheritance *hɨnuva- Cupan plus Gabrielino S2548 (Stubbs 2009:340) same other complex hunuva-t (root may be complex) -m-exan-7a "inanimate" -m-exan-7a (for inanimates; literally "somehow - doing.thus- possessed.noun") Seiler&Hioki 1979:60 no info 2 1 fruit pods eaten no info gathered (wild) women pods roasted in coals (mainly plant was for soap, fiber) 0 0 Mojave and Sonoran Deserts rocky slopes, creosote flats, 300-1200m (rarely up to 2500m) no
Central Sierra Miwok Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chemehuevi Yucca schidegera tsogwárA tsogwárA JPH, Yucca; Merriam has Tree yucca (Hesperioyucca arborrescens) inheritance Southern Numic only Kawaiisu cawarabɨ Y. brevifolia (Joshua tree) same underived Merriam 59:543 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Barbareno Yucca schidegera pokh Tree yucca unique underived Timbrook 2007:226 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Ineseno Yucca schidegera pokh Yuca whipplei, Chaparral Yucca, Spanish Bayonet unique underived Timbrook 2007:226 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Obispeno Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Ventureno Yucca schidegera shtakuk Yucca whipplei, Chaparral Yucca, Spanish Bayonet (Timbrook lacks Y. schidegera) unique underived Timbrook 2007:226 2 1 0 0 0 no
Cocopa Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Comanche Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Cupeño Yucca schidegera henuvat həˈnuvat Yucca sp. inheritance *hɨnuva- Cupan plus Gabrielino S2548 (Stubbs 2009:340) same other complex həˈnuva-t yucca.sp-npn (root may be derived) Hill & Nolasquez 1973:155 no info 2 1 flowers, pods eaten no info gathered (wild) women pods eaten, but mainly for soap, fiber (fiber used in sandals) 0 0 Southern California (mainly Mojave Desert) rocky slopes, creosote flats, 300-1200m (rarely up to 2500m) no
Esselen Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gabrielino Yucca schidegera hunu:vut huˈnu:vut for making fiber for tying the fences inheritance *hɨnuva- Cupan plus Gabriellino S2548 (Stubbs 2009:340) same other complex huˈnu:vu-t yucca-npn -hi:n classifier for worthwhile possessions Harrington 484 no info 2 1 Harrington said not used by Gab (McC131) no info gathered (wild but closely managed) all soaked and fiber stripped 0 0 Mojave and Sonoran Deserts (and obviously nearby Coast Ranges in dry areas) rocky slopes, creosote flats, 300-1200m (rarely up to 2500m) no
Iipay 'Aa Yucca schidegera shah'-ah' Y. mohavensis (bark used for soap) unique same underived Merriam 55:223 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kawaiisu Yucca schidegera cawarabɨ Yucca brevifolia inheritance Southern Numic Chemehuevi tsogwarA “Hersperioyucca arborescens” (Merriam) same other complex cawara-bɨ yucca-ABS bɨ, pɨ bɨ, pɨ seem to classify for plants, trees 1981 Zigmond 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kiliwa Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kitanemuk Yucca schidegera comač ˈʦomaʧr yucca sp.?; root used to dye baskets red unique Serran broader (plant, and root) other complex ˈʦoma-ʧr yucca.sp.-npn -niw possessive classifier for things Anderton 1988:290 no info 2 1 fruit not eaten (Harrington) no info gathered (wild) women for fiber for sandals, rope 0 0 Mojave and Sonoran Deserts (and obviously nearby Coast Ranges in dry areas) rocky slopes, creosote flats, 300-1200m (rarely up to 2500m) no
Lake Miwok Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Luiseño Yucca schidegera hunúuvat huʹnu:vat yucca; Bright: Mojave yucca, Yucca schidigera inheritance *hunuva- Cupan plus Gabrielino S2548 (Stubbs 2009:340) same other complex huʹnu:va-t yucca.sp-non.possessed.noun Elliott 1999:357 no info 2 1 flowers, pods no info gathered (wild) women flowers cooked in water (Sparkman 1908:195), pods roasted in coals (p. 196) 0 0 Mojave and Sonoran Deserts (and obviously nearby Coast Ranges in dry areas) rocky slopes, creosote flats, 300-1200m (rarely up to 2500m) no
Maidu Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Mojave Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Mutsun Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Nisenan Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Northern Paiute Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Northern Sierra Miwok Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Plains Miwok Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Salinan A Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Salinan M Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Seri (Comcaac) Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Serrano Yucca schidegera choor'-martR Yucca schidegera unique Serran other complex -t NPN Merriam 60:119 2 1 0 0 0 no
Southern Paiute Yucca schidegera o:sivɨ Yucca baccata unique same other complex has -pɨ ABS Sapir 1930:710 2 1 0 0 0 no
Southern Sierra Miwok Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Southern Ute Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Tübatulabal Yucca schidegera umūpü:l ʔumu:ˈbɨ:l Joshua tree, Yucca brevifolia inheritance *amu(wV) Uto-Aztecan S4 (Stubbs 2009:40) same derived ʔumu:-ˈbɨ:-l yucca.sp-deriv.suffix-npn Hill 2010:102 no info 2 1 pods no info gathered (wild) all pods boiled whole 0 0 Mojave and Sonoran Deserts (and obviously nearby Coast Ranges in dry areas) rocky slopes, creosote flats, 300-1200m (rarely up to 2500m) no
Tümpisa Shoshone Yucca schidegera muuppüh Joshua tree, tree yucca inheritance *amu(wV) Proto-Uto-Aztecan Probably one of the etyma in Stubbs (4); a specifically Central Numic development, see Comanche mumutsi? same other complex muu-ppüh Joshua.tree-CL ppüh Dayley 1989:113 2 1 0 0 0 no
Wappo Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Washo Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Western Mono Yucca schidegera o:padra yucca (“cactus”) unique same underived Gayton 2:224 no info 2 for Tubatulabal, trees have been changed from woman 1 o:bI yucca blossom stalks, eaten in the bud (Gayton); root eaten (Spier) no info Gathered (wild but closely managed) all no info 0 0 no
Wintu Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yavapai Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yokuts Palewyami Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yokuts Yawdanchi Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yokuts Yowlumne Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yuki Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yuma Yucca schidegera missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no