cockroach

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
cucaracha
Meaning Portuguese
barata-do-mato

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 order Blattaria koorooii koroi inheritance Unknown (Akawaio, Pemon, maybe Yukpa and Eñepa) possible link? Carib (*)masarawa, TG *taraBe See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa order Blattaria poléta, aráwe poɺéta, aɻáwe, aɻá[we] (FS) inheritance; loan - WW Central North Arawak, Rio Negro branch (?) %arawe Attested Achagua. Also aɻáwe, aɻá[we] (FS); prob loan Nheengatu arawé (also used for different species of insects) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Cubeo order Blattaria momaroveco momalovɛko unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw order Blattaria naáp nǎp doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown Kakua? Jivaroan? cf. Arawak *taparutu underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano order Blattaria sʉrirãmʉ sɯrirãmɯ unique Possibly Proto-Tukanoan; possible cognate in Siona (also Siriano) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa order Blattaria kɨrɨsa; para, takanapai'këmënë' (MM) kɨrɨsa; takanapaiʔkǝmǝnǝ' (MM) inheritance Cognate Yukpa, maybe Akawaio and Pemon. Also takanapaiʔkëmënë' See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Hodï order Blattaria oʰkõ oʰkõ unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Waorani order Blattaria yæ̃kata unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Hup order Blattaria dadáp dadáp doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown Kakua? Jivaroan? cf. Arawak *taparutu reduplicated See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Pattie Epps
Kakua order Blattaria talap tàlap loan Hup? Jivaroan? cf. Arawak *taparutu darap; see also Jivaroan underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Katherine Bolaños
Macaguan order Blattaria kuakuárach kuakuáɾatʃ loan Spanish cucaracha uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Makushi order Blattaria masarua (Cunha04) masarua (Cunha04) inheritance possible link? Carib (*)masarawa, TG *taraBe See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu order Blattaria arawé (also used for different species of insects) arawé (also used for different species of insects) inheritance? - WW Proto-Tupi-Guarani %arawe, Mello 2000 *taraBe; cf. Carib (*)masarawa Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000 Generic, used for certain other insects underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam order Blattaria kothapa (gom) kotʰapa (gom) unknown cf. Yavitero kumálala uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Maihiki order Blattaria bedio ago bedio ago unique uncoded ago ago = feminine animate See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Pemon order Blattaria masarva (cucaracha pequeña) (A1981); kororii (E1980) masarva (A1981); kɔrɔri (E1980) inheritance Unknown (Akawaio, Pemon, maybe Yukpa and Eñepa) possible link? Carib (*)masarawa, TG *taraBe Possible loan into Koreguaje: koʔroro. Also masarva (cucaracha pequeña) (A1981) See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro order Blattaria toodóhí toodóhí loan Bora Bora toorójɨ uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Sikuani order Blattaria alaba, alama (both borrowings from Arawak), bokobokowa loan - WW Piapoco Piapoco, alàaba uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Tariana order Blattaria dapátaɾu, ihída dapátaɾu, ihída inheritance Also ihída uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Tukano order Blattaria kasi- kasi- inheritance East Tukanoan, Branch II uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria order Blattaria khasipo kʰasipo inheritance East Tukanoan, Branch II uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana order Blattaria ˀbašarau ˀbaʃarau loan Carib, e.g. Wai Wai mahčaru See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yanomami order Blattaria hõrahesi hõɾahesi unknown underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna order Blattaria yawichóro'oko jawitʃóɾoʔoko unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup order Blattaria dahdǎp dahdǎp inheritance reduplicated maybe See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Achagua order Blattaria pirítu pirítu inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco order Blattaria alàaba alàaba See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero order Blattaria kumálala kumálala See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi order Blattaria tahalowa 'barata' tahaluwa 'barata' inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure order Blattaria čomorr tʃomorr inheritance? See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá order Blattaria maakuyalu; mapɨžetelu maakujalu; mapɨžetelu unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Bora order Blattaria tooró- tʰooro- inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane order Blattaria góogaiba (W97) góogaiba See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Akawaio/Ingariko dialect order Blattaria masarawa masarawa See Language page Lauren Franklin
Apalai order Blattaria arawe arawe loan - WW %arawe, via Tupi-Guarani See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana order Blattaria alawe, kumapi alawe, kumapi loan - WW %arawe, via Tupi-Guarani See Language page PLE
Wai Wai order Blattaria mahčaru mahčaru inheritance possible link? Carib (*)masarawa, TG *taraBe See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Yukpa order Blattaria kérasu kérasu See Language page Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Muisca order Blattaria chutagui tʂutaγui See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Cofán order Blattaria shipicco ʃipikho See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Candoshi-Shapra order Blattaria shorota ʃoɾota loan, direction unknown Jivaroan See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez order Blattaria sate sate See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna order Blattaria orawe oɾawe loan - WW %arawe, via Tupi-Guarani? See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Pumé order Blattaria arɛhɛrɔ See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave order Blattaria yutadak jutadak unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Ashuar order Blattaria shurúk, chíchi (white cockoarch), tsárap (small cockroach) isu:ja ʃuruk, ʧiʧi, tsarap See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa order Blattaria chirap tʃirap See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna order Blattaria tukajách; ʃuuta (Overall) tukaxátʃ; ʃuuta (Overall) loan; loan, direction unknown Candoshi See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses order Blattaria padacquid padakkid unknown See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua order Blattaria carcha kartʃa loan Spanish cucaracha? See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua order Blattaria pucaracha (Spanish loan) pukaratʃa See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua order Blattaria alcan alkan See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa order Blattaria tuhkuá kuahkua' tuhkuá kuahkuaɁ unknown See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva order Blattaria awa awa doubtful loan - WW %arawe, via Arawak? See Language page Becky Walker
Carapana order Blattaria asearo asɛaɾɔ, asearo (FS) See Language page Amanda Meeks
Makuna order Blattaria jarawa, jarewa xaɾawa, xaɾɛwa loan - WW %arawe See Language page Amanda Meeks
Siriano order Blattaria sʉrírã́mʉ́ sɨɾíɾã́mɨ́ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca order Blattaria a'rowa'ka a'rowa'ka loan - WW %arawe See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tuyuka order Blattaria kasi'awɨ̃; kasi'a kasiʔawɨ̃; kasiʔa See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Koreguaje order Blattaria co'roro koʔroro doubtful loan, direction unknown Murui Witoto kanarɛ- See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona order Blattaria sari sari unknown cf. Arawak ara- forms? See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya order Blattaria See Language page Amanda Meeks
Kokama order Blattaria arawi arawi inheritance? - WW %arawe, Mello 2000 *taraBe; cf. Carib (*)masarawa See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi order Blattaria alawɛ alawɛ inheritance? - WW %arawe, Mello 2000 *taraBe; cf. Carib (*)masarawa See Language page PLE
Sirionó order Blattaria tatu tatu unique See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Ocaina order Blattaria bovúxotya, cucaracha {Spanish} boβɯ́xotʲa, kɯ́karatʃa {Spanish} unknown See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Murui Witoto order Blattaria canareño kanarɛɲo (B83) doubtful loan, direction unknown Koreguaje koʔroro See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito order Blattaria ísuuja ísuuha unknown See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Wari order Blattaria tohoroʔ (Sousa2009) tohoroʔ (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo order Blattaria čapa čapa See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cavineña order Blattaria sopa sopa See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kwazá order Blattaria kawapɛ kawapɛ See Language page Joyce McCormick
Movima order Blattaria moɗon̉ moɗon̉ See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai order Blattaria tɨlɨxui tɨlɨxui See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang order Blattaria kruj kruy See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi order Blattaria komepika komepika See Language page PLE