manatee

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
vaca marina, manatí
Meaning Portuguese
peixe-boi

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 Trichechus sp. uuruuktuuruu (E1977) uruʔturu (E1977) inheritance Akawaio, Pemon See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Trichechus sp. oni-hémani oni-hémani unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Dâw Trichechus sp. yaàç yâc missing missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Makushi Trichechus sp. akasari (SM) akasari (SM) unknown See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu Trichechus sp. iwarawá (G&F: Carib origin?) pirá tapi ira ('fish-tapir') iwaɾawá (G&F: Carib origin?) pirá tapi ira ('fish-tapir') unknown G&F attribute to Carib, but similar term exists in Kokama. Also: pirá tapiʔira 'fish tapir/cow' No info See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Maihiki Trichechus sp. oco daca vaca ago (oco=agua), daca (liquido), (vaca is a Spanish loan) oko daka baka ago loan Spanish Partial loan, Spanish vaca 'cow' phrase oco=water, daca=liquido, vaca=cow (Sp.) ago ago = feminine animate See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Pemon Trichechus sp. uuruuktuuruu (E1977) uruʔturu (E1977) inheritance Akawaio, Pemon See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Tariana Trichechus sp. pákamu pákamu unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yukuna Trichechus sp. yuwarawá [loan Tupi-Guarani?] juwaɾawá loan Tupi-Guarani Tupi-Guarani, Nheengatu iwarawá, also Yagua jawara uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Achagua Trichechus sp. apíia apíia See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Trichechus sp. apía apía See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Trichechus sp. manití (Spanish loan?) manití (Spanish loan?) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Wayana Trichechus sp. juhmunuli juhmunuli See Language page PLE
Wai Wai Trichechus sp. ootɨymo (SM) ootɨymo (SM) See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Cofán Trichechus sp. macamarina (Sp. Loan) makamarina See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Tikuna Trichechus sp. airué (R95) airué (R95) See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Trichechus sp. dʒaruba tʃaɽuba See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Matses Trichechus sp. acte nëishamë akte nɨiʃamɨ See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua Trichechus sp. yavara jawara [from Tupi-Guarani?] See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Trichechus sp. baca marina (Spanish loan) baka maɾina See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa Trichechus sp. he'miña' heɁmiñaɁ See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Barasano Trichechus sp. ocójututiro (R95) okóhututiro (R95) See Language page Amanda Meeks
Siona Trichechus sp. siáya wêki (R95) siája wêki (R95) See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Kokama Trichechus sp. yuwara juwaɾa See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Iquito Trichechus sp. acáayɨ (Trichechus inunguis) akáajɨ (Trichecws inunguis) See Language page Cjnthia Hansen