banana, plantain

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
banano, banana, cambur, bellaco, variedad de plátano
Meaning Portuguese
banana

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 Musa sp. meguuruu (banana), chiikerente, paruuruu (plantain) mɛguru, tʃikerente, paruru inheritance? See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Musa sp. palána paɺána loan Local Wanderwort, probably Spanish/Portuguese source (plantain) WW %palana uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Musa sp. haru (Meira2000) haru (Meira2000) inheritance? Wanderwort: likely Sp/Pt origin (platano); paru and similar variants found in Tanimuca, Yucuna, Makushi, Carijona (in other Carib lgs as 'bastard plantain); other variants of platano also widespread. Also ha’ru (H&R) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Musa sp. ṍre (generic term), abujuõreve, duiõreve, ẽmuoreve, vajaõreve ṍlɛ (generic term), abuhuõlɛvɛ, duiõlɛvɛ, ɛ̃muolɛvɛ, vahaõlɛvɛ, palatʃanaɲʉ unknown prob. inheritance Possibly related to other Tukanoan forms. Also abuɣuɔ̃lɛvɛ, duiɔ̃lɛvɛ, ɛ̃muɔlɛvɛ, vaɣaɔ̃lɛvɛ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Dâw Musa sp. seèl’, nãàl’ ʃêl’, nã̂l’ doubtful loan; loan unknown source; Portuguese underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano Musa sp. ojo o'hó semantic shift? Proto-Tukanoan Chacon 2013: markedness shift from sororoca Likely family-wide semantic shift from 'bastard plantain' (wild banana look-alike) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Eñepa Musa sp. paaru (MM), kampuure (MM flags as loan) paaru (MM), kampuure (MM flags as loan) inheritance? cambur' also in Venezuelan Spanish, may be Carib source Attributed to African origin See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross
Guayabero Musa sp. parátna parátna loan Spanish 'platano', prob via Arawak Piapoco palátuna; Wanderwort WW %palana uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram, Aimee Lawrence, Amanda Meeks
Hodï Musa sp. hehtala, walule, jwalule jwajwa (Musa paradisiaca) (Zent 02b) unknown hehtala could be a Spanish-origin loan from a p > h language, or p > h in Hodi jwalule jwajwa (Musa paradisiaca; Zent); kuyi, wayi, hetara (G&C) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Waorani Musa sp. pǽ̨ǽ̨næ̨ (cooking banana) loan Spanish Wanderwort; see Quechua palanda, Jivaroan pa:ntam, Arawak, etc.; banana (Portuguese) WW %palana uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Hup Musa sp. pɨhɨ́t pɨhɨ́t semantic shift? prob a markedness shift from 'sororoca' (wʉt in Dâw); cf. Hup-Tukano calques 'forest banana' (sororoca) doubtful, from wild heliconia sp. underived See Language page 0 1 0 cultivated women eaten raw, made into mash and drunk 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Pattie Epps
Kakua Musa sp. horaʔ horaʔ loan East Tukanoan (e.g. Cubeo or Tuyuka) ɔ̃lɛ underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Katherine Bolaños
Macaguan Musa sp. mantsaná mantsaná loan Spanish 'manzana banana' manzana 'apple' uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Makushi Musa sp. parurú parurú inheritance? Unknown Wanderwort: likely Sp/Pt origin (platano); paru and similar variants found in Tanimuca, Yucuna, Makushi, Carijona (in other Carib lgs as 'bastard plantain); other variants of platano also widespread. Also ha’ru (H&R) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu Musa sp. pakuá, pakuvá pakuá (word for banana, types of banana are identified by this word) bayé (variedad de banana), pakuvá inheritance? Mello 2000 reconstructs to PTG; probably a semantic shift from Heliconia. Also: pakuvá; bayé (variedad de banana), underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam Musa sp. karatha (gom) kaɾatʰa (gom) loan (into protolanguage?) Carib, prob. original meaning 'bastard plantain (sororoca?)' Yukpa Carib kuratana underived N + CLF See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely
Nukak Musa sp. ji-ni, hiʔni (H&R) unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift.
Maihiki Musa sp. o ja o xã semantic shift? Proto-Tukanoan Chacon 2013: markedness shift from sororoca Likely family-wide semantic shift from 'bastard plantain' (wild banana look-alike) uncoded xã xã (orth. ja) = inanimate See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Pemon Musa sp. paruru, kurantana (plantain) (A1981); erupa (A1981); erpa (E1980), meʔkerentǝ (Pessoa) paruru, kurantana (plantain) (A1981); erupa (A1981); erpa (E1980), meʔkerentǝ (Pessoa) inheritance? See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro Musa sp. šakoo?gí?ó ʃakooʔgíʔó unique no evidence that this is a Bora loan, cf. Seifart 2011 uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B.
Sanumá Musa sp. okoma (EM72) okoma (EM72) semantic shift prob. Heliconia uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely
Sikuani Musa sp. kasawa (2) (Musa balbisiana), balatunu (3) baláːtuna, kasawa (2) (Musa balbisiana) loan Spanish 'platano', prob via Arawak Piapoco/Achagua Arawak/Sp palatana WW %palana uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Tariana Musa sp. déɾi, deːɾi déɾi, deːɾi semantic shift North Arawak *deeri 'sororoca' (Ramirez 2001) Attested Mandawaka, Kabiyari; no clear loan source uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B.
Tukano Musa sp. ohô ohô semantic shift? Proto-Tukanoan Chacon 2013: markedness shift from sororoca Likely family-wide semantic shift from 'bastard plantain' (wild banana look-alike) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria Musa sp. ho ho, jo'a ho inheritance? Proto-Tukanoan possibly markedness shift from sororoca Likely family-wide semantic shift from 'bastard plantain' (wild banana look-alike) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Wapishana Musa sp. tree: sɨẓ kʰadɨnaa tree: sɨẓ kʰadɨnaa loan Carib kurutana 'bastard plantain' See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B.
Yanomam Musa sp. koratha (generic); [types: manito, paixima, rëprare, rokoa, rokoma, uxipirima, xiahima, yarimɨna (all WM99, nom. Class: si)] koɾatʰa (generic); [types: manito, paiʃima, ɾəpɾaɾe, ɾokoa, ɾokoma, uʃipiɾima, ʃiahima, jaɾimɨna] loan (into protolanguage?) Carib, prob. original meaning 'bastard plantain (sororoca?)' Yukpa kuratana; also see Yan manito, paixima, rëprare, rokoa, rokoma, uxipirima, xiahima, yarimɨna (all WM99, nom. Class: si) uncoded si See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely
Yanomami Musa sp. kuratha [also: paushimɨ, ãsikiɨ, hatuhaturimɨ, tapɨta pɨrimɨ, raparimɨ, rõkõmɨ, shinapemɨ, pareamɨ, pakatarimɨ, monarimɨ, hohorimɨ] kuɾatʰa [also: pauʃimɨ, ã̃sikɨ(JL72), hatuhatuɾimɨ, tapɨta pɨɾimɨ, ɾapaɾimɨ, ɾõkõmɨ, ʃinapemɨ (all M. acuminata); paɾeamɨ, pakataɾimɨ, monaɾimɨ, hohoɾimɨ (all M. Paradisiaca)] loan (into protolanguage?) Carib, prob. original meaning 'bastard plantain (sororoca?)' Yukpa Carib kuratana; see also si (nominal classifier for bananas); pauʃimɨ, ã̃sikɨ(JL72), hatuhatuɾimɨ, tapɨta pɨɾimɨ, ɾapaɾimɨ, ɾõkõmɨ, ʃinapemɨ (all M. acuminata); kuɾatʰa, paɾeamɨ, pakataɾimɨ, monaɾimɨ, hohoɾimɨ (all M. Paradisiaca) no info underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Musa sp. paru (banana), paɾu wani (plantain+true, 'plantain') paru (banana), paɾu wani (plantain+true, 'plantain') loan Carib: probably Carijona before p > h Wanderwort, Carib, e.g. Carijona paru (esp. attested in names for bastard plantain); also Tanimuca pa'ru-a (Carib > Yucuna > Tanimuca?) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup Musa sp. wɯhɯ̌t, pãdãh wɯhɯ̌t, pãdãh semantic shift doubtful, from wild heliconia sp.; also loan pãdãh underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Achagua Musa sp. palatuna palatuna loan Span/Port See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Musa sp. palátuna (H&R, SP) palátuna (H&R, SP) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari Musa sp. néripana néɾipana See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Warekena Musa sp. minapi minapi See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Musa sp. ha'ľatana (Sp loan) ha'ľatana (Sp loan) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., PLE
Mandawaka Musa sp. dé:rihe dé:ɾihe See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B.
Paresi Musa sp. banana banana loan Portuguese See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure Musa sp. 'apoe 'apoe loan, direction unknown Kwaza apara, Movima pere, Moseten peʔre, Baure 'apoe, Trinitario apu, ?Chacobo karapɨ See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Anissa Capuccino
Waurá Musa sp. banana banana loan Portuguese See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Joyce McCormick, PLE
Bora Musa sp. ujɨ; [types: wáátsɨtrɨ, tséédaco, íñahámuco, naméco, bajɨ́muco, bellááco, daallícyo] (T98), ɯxɨ, ɯ́xɨʔo (H&R92) uhɨ unknown same as maize; may be shift from 'bastard plantain' See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane Musa sp. ɨxe-(ba) (H&R92); táávaɨ́jehi (W97) ɨxe-(ba) (H&R92); tááβaɨ́xeʔi (W97) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai Musa sp. paruru, sãtume paruru, sãtume inheritance? See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Musa sp. palu palu inheritance? See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. PLE
Tiriyó Musa sp. paːru(ru) paːru(ru) inheritance? See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Becky Walker
Makiritare Musa sp. hadu:du (KH) hadu:du inheritance? See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Mapoyo Musa sp. kamburi, mansana; yaarapi (cambur amarillo), paaru (plantain) kamburi, mansana; yaarapi (cambur amarillo), paaru (plantain) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai Musa sp. tušma y-eΦu-∅ tušma y-eΦu-∅ unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari Musa sp. woky wokɨ See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Yukpa Musa sp. kuratana (SM) kuratana (SM) See Language page Phon only in source Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Northern Emberá Musa sp. padhá (plantain), ãmbo:rómia (banana) padhá (plantain), ãmbo:rómia (banana) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Cofán Musa sp. geño ɣɛɲo See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Candoshi-Shapra Musa sp. parádama paɾántama loan Spanish 'platano', prob via Arawak See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Taushiro Musa sp. antah antah See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Páez Musa sp. toló tolo; plad (SP loan), tlu(H&R) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Tikuna Musa sp. iru; po-í (Alv44) iɾu; poʔí unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Musa sp. fwanara, panaḍza fwanara, panaḍza loan Spanish 'banana' See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa Musa sp. blandɨ́-tɕa blandɨ́-tɕa See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Andoke Musa sp. #NAME? #NAME? unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé Musa sp. paratʊnã to (banana tree) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave Musa sp. tree: tə tree: tə, tə pat (H&R) unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Máku Musa sp. pa'lo See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. PLE
Warao Musa sp. buratana buɾatana See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. John Blaha
Ashuar Musa sp. páantam, tampútam (banana), mantsér, winchú, páantu (plantain) páantam, tampútam (banana), mantsér, winchú, páantu (plantain) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Huambisa Musa sp. paantam pa:ntam See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Musa sp. paampa (plantain), tsamau (Overall); baku, sangkúsuk paampa (plantain), tsamau (Overall); baku, sangkúsuk unknown may be semantic shift from variant of 'bastard plantain' (puumpu); other Jivaroan forms are prob. loan from Quechua palanda < Spanish See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Matses Musa sp. mani bënë mani bɨnɨ unknown prob. semantic shift, cf. *mani 'banana(like) leaf' See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo Musa sp. karapɨ karapɨ unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Joyce McCormick
Yagua Musa sp. cucamubi kukambubi unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Musa sp. palanda (Spanish loan?) palanda See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Ingá Musa sp. pupu andútʃi(‘green plantain wrapped in leaves so it will ferment’, H&R) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Musa sp. palanda palanda See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Piaroa Musa sp. tukusibi tukusʷi'bi unique See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva Musa sp. paatuna, coteñu paatuna, koteɲu loan; unknown Spanish See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Becky Walker
Barasano Musa sp. ohó ohó See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Carapana Musa sp. opũ ɔpũ See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Makuna Musa sp. ojo oxo, oho semantic shift? Chacon 2013: markedness shift from sororoca See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Yuruti Musa sp. ṍpũ ṍpũ See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Waikhana Musa sp. jo'aje ho jo'aje ho See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Siriano Musa sp. ũ'hṹpũ ũ'hṹpũ See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca Musa sp. pa'ru-a pa'ru-a loan Carib, via Yucuna See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tatuyo Musa sp. 'o 'o See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka Musa sp. ho'o hoʔo See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja Musa sp. we'kɨ́ 'óó we'kɨ́ 'óó See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje Musa sp. oo oo semantic shift? Chacon 2013: markedness shift from sororoca See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Siona Musa sp. o, noka ( V84) o, noka ( V84) semantic shift? Chacon 2013: markedness shift from sororoca See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Karitiana Musa sp. asyryty asɨɾɨtɨ unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Daniel Valle
Kokama Musa sp. panara panaɾa loan Spanish? See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi Musa sp. pakɔ-ɨ pakɔ-ɨ inheritance? Mello 2000 reconstructs to PTG; Balée 2011 argues for original meaning banana See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. PLE
Kamayurá Musa sp. paˀakop paˀakop inheritance? Mello 2000 reconstructs to PTG; Balée 2011 argues for original meaning banana See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina Musa sp. juxaaro {plantain} huxaaro {plantain} unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto Musa sp. ó.ogo-do (H&R92) ó.ogo-do (H&R92) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto Musa sp. ó.ogo-do (H&R92) ó.ogo-do (H&R92) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto Musa sp. o.ogo-do o.ogo-do loan Tukanoan oo See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Musa sp. samúkwaati (generic); caáji námati (MC: compound, Lit: 'brazo de pelejo') samúkwaati (generic); kaáhi námati (MC: compound, Lit: 'brazo de peleho') unknown See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Cjnthia Hansen
Záparo Musa sp. puhuyawka puhujawka See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Becky Walker
Wari Musa sp. kajiʃiri (Sousa2009) kajiʃiri (Sousa2009) See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo Musa sp. e-hawi e-hawi See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Joyce McCormick
Cavineña Musa sp. huacarare (C&L89) wakarare See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara Musa sp. latanu (P04) puḳuta; [latanu] See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. PLE
Kwazá Musa sp. apara apara See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Joyce McCormick
Movima Musa sp. pere pere See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Suyá Musa sp. turičí turičí See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. Rebekah Evans
Djeoromitxi Musa sp. hõãtxitä hõãtʃitǝ See Language page Names for banana/plantain may be derived from bastard plantain by semantic shift. PLE