inga

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
guaba, guamo, guama, shimbillo (Peru)
Meaning Portuguese
inga

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 Inga spp. wairawok ek waɩrawɔk ek inga sp. doubtful loan Arawak wiru See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Carijona Inga spp. karáu (M2000) karáu (M2000) inheritance See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Dâw Inga spp. mĩìn mĩ̂n doubtful loan into protolanguage Tukanoan mene underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Eñepa Inga spp. moya, mooya (MM) moja, mooja (MM) unknown See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Melody Ann Ross
Hodï Inga spp. luwë; hãlɨ̃ luwe ʰyaɨ (inga bourgoni), uli luwe ʰyaɨ (inga edulis), bãyekalõ luwe ʰyaɨ (inga cf. alba), eʰkɔ luwe ʰyaɨ (inga sp.) (all Zent 02a) unique Also hãlɨ̃ luwe ʰyaɨ (inga bourgoni), uli luwe ʰyaɨ (inga edulis), bãyekalõ luwe ʰyaɨ (inga cf. alba), eʰkɔ luwe ʰyaɨ (inga sp.) (all Zent 02a) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Amanda Meeks
Waorani Inga spp. ihua ahue unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Amanda Meeks
Hup Inga spp. mǐn mǐn doubtful loan into protolanguage Tukanoan mene underived See Language page 0 1 0 gathered women, children eaten raw 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Pattie Epps
Kakua Inga spp. pâh pâh unique underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Katherine Bolaños
Nheengatu Inga spp. inga (family Mimosacea) (many other trees described by inga) iŋga (family Mimosacea) (many other trees described with inga. inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000 underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam Inga spp. krep+ ~Ik (gom) kɾep+ ~ɯk (gom) inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Kelsey Neely
Nukak Inga spp. chitá: inga alba; wapdeja: inga fastuosa unique; doubtful loan cf. Piaroa wipoʔruæ, Arawak wiru uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no
Maihiki Inga spp. yiaya mene ja jiaja mene xã inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded xã xã (orth. ja) = inanimate See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Daniel Valle
Resígaro Inga spp. enóogí, pí?ža?é enóogí, píʔʒaʔé unique Also píʔʒaʔé uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Ana Paula B.
Sanumá Inga spp. kepu kepu inheritance missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Kelsey Neely
Sikuani Inga spp. wiripanae (31); oti (2) wirípanaé, óti doubtful loan Arawak wiru missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Amanda Meeks
Tariana Inga spp. hawáya hawája inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Ana Paula B.
Tukano Inga spp. mene mene inheritance Proto-Tukanoan Probable loan into Hup uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria Inga spp. ~bede ~bede inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Amanda Meeks
Yanomam Inga spp. krepu uhi (Inga edulis WM99), rĩa moxiririma hi (inga acumitata) krepu uhi (WM99),kɾepu uhi, ɾĩa moʃiɾiɾima hi inheritance Nadëb also rĩa moxiririma hi (inga acumitata) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Kelsey Neely
Yanomami Inga spp. kepõ, krepo (HR94) kepõ, kɾepo inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Inga spp. ña'akú, wíru (R01) ɲaʔakú; wíru (R01) unique; inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup Inga spp. bĩ̂d bĩ̂d inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Achagua Inga spp. wíilu (R01) wíilu (R01) inheritance See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Inga spp. irìsi irìsi See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari Inga spp. wiirúá wiiɾúá See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Warekena Inga spp. hawáda (R01) hawáda (R01) See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi Inga spp. zoˈliri ðuˈlidji unknown See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Ana Paula B., PLE
Bora Inga spp. tuútsi, ahrójɨ (T98) tʰɯɯ́tsʰi, aʔróxɨ inheritance See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane Inga spp. tɨ́ɨsi (W97) tɨ́ɨsi See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai Inga spp. turixi turixi unknown cf. Piapoco irisi See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Inga spp. makui watkï makui watkɨ unknown See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) PLE
Tiriyó Inga spp. karau karau inheritance See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Becky Walker
Waimiri Atroari Inga spp. akai (M1992) akai (M1992) See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Cofán Inga spp. fiño ɸiɲo See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Taushiro Inga spp. jei´jon xeiʔxon See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Tikuna Inga spp. páma (Alv44) páma unique See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Inga spp. esʉ esʉ unique See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle, PLE
Andoke Inga spp. si'dʌ siʔdʌ unique See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Kelsey Neely, PLE
Máku Inga spp. wayutá See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) PLE
Ashuar Inga spp. sámpi, kashuápi sampi, kaʃuapi See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Huambisa Inga spp. wampa wampa See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Inga spp. wámpa wámpa unknown See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Matses Inga spp. achu incuente atʃu inkuente unknown See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua Inga spp. ramuya ramujã unknown See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Inga spp. pacay pakaj See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Ingá Inga spp. pakai See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Inga spp. pacai pakai See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Piaroa Inga spp. wípo'ruE' (K76) wípoɁruæɁ unknown cf. Arawak wiru, Nukak See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Siona Inga spp. bẽnẽ, atá bẽnẽ (sweet inga V84) bẽnẽ, atá bẽnẽ (sweet inga V84) inheritance See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya Inga spp. pene pẽne See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Amanda Meeks
Karitiana Inga spp. eemyk, mẽrẽ´õn eemɨk, mẽɾẽʔõn unknown; doubtful loan (cf. Tukanoan mene) See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Daniel Valle
Kokama Inga spp. ɨna ɨna inheritance See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi Inga spp. ɨnga (G89) ɨnga (G89) inheritance See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) PLE
Ocaina Inga spp. tuvóólla, tuvóódyo tɯβóódʒa, tɯβóódʲo unknown See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Wari Inga spp. watʃikam (Sousa2009) watʃikam (Sousa2009) See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) PLE
Central Aymara Inga spp. sikili (P04) sikili (P04) See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) PLE
Kwazá Inga spp. cukwe cukwe See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) Joyce McCormick
Djeoromitxi Inga spp. homi homi See Language page Secondary scrub vegetation and indigenous gardens. North and South America (Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Suriname, Colombia) PLE