brazil nut

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
castaña
Meaning Portuguese
castanha do para (B. excelsa); castanha de cutia (C. edulis)

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
Cubeo Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] jipocṹrarʉ, jṹjodedimidʉ hipokṹlalʉ, hṹhodɛdimidʉ unique Also ɣṹɣɔdɛdimidʉ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Amanda Meeks
Dâw Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] kaçãy, xatãy kacãj, xatãj loan Portuguese castanha underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Hup Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tɨ́w tɨ́w unique Hup-Yuhup underived See Language page 0 1 0 gathered men, women eaten raw 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Pattie Epps
Nheengatu Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] kastaya (borrowing from POR) kastayatiwa kastaja (borrowing from POR), kastajatiwa castanha-do-Para loan Portuguese underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Tariana Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] kúida, wasé-na kúida, wasé-na unique Also wasé-na uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Ana Paula B.
Yanomam Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] wãro uhi (couepia caryophylloides), hɨha amo hi (couepia sp.), hawari hi (bertholletia excelsa)(all WM99) wãɾo uhi, hɨha amo hi, hawaɾi hi inheritance also wãro uhi (couepia caryophylloides), hɨha amo hi (couepia sp.); hi = CLF "tree" (Ferreira) uncoded hi hi = "generic tree" (Ferreira) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Kelsey Neely
Yanomami Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] hawari kohi hawaɾi kohi (B. excelsa) inheritance underived N+CLF+CLF ko = round, hi = tree See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] kajáphi, kula, lapakaku, wacharú, jaju, jujré kahápʰi, kula, lapakaku, watʃa'ɾu, hahu, huh'ɾe unique Also kula, lapakaku, watʃa'ɾu, hahu, huh'ɾe uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tɨ̌w tɨ̌w unique Hup-Yuhup underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. no tree Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Muinane Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] jéréécu (W97) xérééku See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tutuko tutuko See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tutukë tutukǝ See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree PLE
Tiriyó Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tuːka tuːka See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Becky Walker
Wai Wai Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tɨtko (SM) tɨtko (SM) See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tetyky tetɨkɨ See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Tikuna Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tôre-né, nho-ó (Alv44) toreʔne, ñoʔó See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Matses Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] onina cacho, nestebiecquid onina katʃo, nestebiekkid See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Piaroa Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] idíkua' idíkuaɁ See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Koreguaje Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] suania suania See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Daniel Valle
Karitiana Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] minhõ miɲõ See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Daniel Valle
Kokama Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] muni-watsu muni-watsu See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree PLE
Kamayurá Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] minata minata See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] jofááya {tree} hoɸáája {tree} See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Murui Witoto Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] ifacɨdo iɸakɯdo (B83) See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] sajií (Bertholletia excelsa) sahií (Bertholletia excelsa) See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree Cjnthia Hansen
Wari Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] tokwe (Sousa2009) tokwe (Sousa2009) See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree PLE
Djeoromitxi Bertholletia excelsa [cf. Couepia edulis 'castanha do cutia'] ore ore See Language page 1) Couepia: restricted area within Brazil, Rio Purus basin and middle Solimões. 2) Bertholletia: elev: consistently about 200m; mature forests. Widely distributed from Peru, E. Colombia, Brazil to Nicaragua. tree PLE