owl (large)

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
búho, lechuza
Meaning Portuguese
corujão

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 Strigiformes töpoik (general), kuuk-kuuk (great horned) töpɔɪk, kuk-kuk owl (generic) doubtful loan - WW? onomatopoeic Akawaio, Pemon %murukutu / kurukutu Also: kuk-kuk 'great horned owl' See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa order Strigiformes bokókoli, póopoli bokókoɺi, póopoɺi doubtful loan - WW?; inheritance - WW? onomatopoeic Central North Arawak %murukutu / kurukutu; %pupu; P-A *punpuli (Payne91) See similar forms in Tukanoan, Yagua, etc.; probably onomatopoeic. Also póopoɺi uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Cubeo order Strigiformes pupuri (generic term),burucutucʉ pupuli (generic term), pu'púri (H&R), bulukutukʉ loan - WW; loan - WW %pupu; %murukutu / kurukutu, both via North Arawak - prob. Baniwa Kabiyari púpuri or Tariana púpuli. Also pu'púri, bulukutukʉ WW %pupu Broader (generic owl?) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Amanda Meeks
Dâw order Strigiformes wêéw’ wěw’ unique missing See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano order Strigiformes bupupogabu bupu'pógabu doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? East Tukanoan %pupu WW %pupu uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa order Strigiformes mɨrɨkɨ, sowe, karaupunukëtë (MM) mɨrɨkɨ, sowe, karaupunukǝtǝ (MM) loan - WW? %murukutu / kurukutu Bora márúúku. Also sowe, karaupunukëtë See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Melody Ann Ross
Guayabero order Strigiformes tʃahoʔo-wat tʃahoʔo-wat unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram, Aimee Lawrence, Amanda Meeks
Hodï order Strigiformes borea (large) bololo (small) unique Compare Huitoto Murui "búru". Also bololo (small owl) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Amanda Meeks
Waorani order Strigiformes pawæ̃ka unique uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Amanda Meeks
Hup order Strigiformes cǔk, pǝpǝp cǔk, pǝpǝp unique; doubtful loan - WW %pupu underived See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Pattie Epps
Macaguan order Strigiformes jórto hóɾto inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Nheengatu order Strigiformes kuruyá, murukututu (screech owl) kurujá, murukututu (Screech owl) unknown %murukutu / kurukutu Also: murukututu (screech owl found in South and Central America) No info See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Nukak order Strigiformes muni4bu4 doubtful loan Witoto, e.g. Murui monuiθɯ Murui Witito monuiθɯ or Ocaina (Bora) mṍṍn̵õhõ uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no
Maihiki order Strigiformes ugu ago ugu ago, ugu doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? West Tukanoan %murukutu / kurukutu uncoded ago ago = feminine animate See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Daniel Valle
Pemon order Strigiformes wona (A1981); töpoik (general), kuuk-kuuk (great horned) (E1980); porotoiko (M2000) wona (A1981); töpɔɪk, kuk-kuk (E1980); poɻo:toi'ko (M2000) generic owl? unique Akawaio, Pemon Also wona (A1981); kuk-kuk 'great horned owl' (E1980); poɻo:toi'ko (M2000) Broader (generic?) See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro order Strigiformes popóogí popóogí inheritance - WW? onomatopoeic Central North Arawak %pupu; P-A *punpuli (Payne91) See similar forms in Tukanoan, Yagua, etc.; probably onomatopoeic uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B.
Sikuani order Strigiformes hororóː-to, kuruduli (2) (Caprimulgidae) hororóː-to inheritance; loan - WW %murukutu / kurukutu also kuruduli (2) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Amanda Meeks
Tariana order Strigiformes púpuli 'coruya', makúwe, makúve 'courya-de-orelha' púpuli 'coruja', makúwe, makúve 'coruja-de-orelha' inheritance - WW? onomatopoeic Central North Arawak %pupu; P-A *punpuli (Payne91) See similar forms in Tukanoan, Yagua, etc.; probably onomatopoeic. Also makúwe, makúve 'courja-de-orelha' uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B.
Tukano order Strigiformes bɨpɨ̂-pako bɨpɨ̂-pako doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? East Tukanoan %pupu uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria order Strigiformes wɨ'pɨ po'ko wɨ'pɨ po'ko doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? East Tukanoan %pupu uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana order Strigiformes masuwikʰi masuwikʰi inheritance See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B.
Yanomami order Strigiformes krukukumɨ kɾukukumɨ loan - WW? onomatopoeic %murukutu / kurukutu curucucúuni; onomatopoeia? WW %kuruku Broader (generic owl) onomatopoeic See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna order Strigiformes pupú; papapiwá (H&R92) pupú inheritance - WW? onomatopoeic Central North Arawak %pupu; P-A *punpuli (Payne91) See similar forms in Tukanoan, Yagua, etc.; probably onomatopoeic. Also papapiwá (H&R92) uncoded See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup order Strigiformes pɤpɤ̌p pɤpɤ̌p doubtful loan into protolanguage North Arawak? e.g. Yucuna pupú; likely onomatopoeic; doubtful loan WW %pupu reduplicated See Language page 0 0 0 0 0 Widespread no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Kabiyari order Strigiformes púpuri púpuɾi See Language page Widespread Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Warekena order Strigiformes bukukuɺi bukukuɺi See Language page Widespread Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero order Strigiformes ma'kuku ma'kuku See Language page Widespread Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi order Strigiformes wazerore 'coroya' waðerure 'coruja' unique See Language page Widespread Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure order Strigiformes sorisori sorisori unique See Language page Widespread Anissa Capuccino
Waurá order Strigiformes mulukuhɨ; tuku-tu'ku (generic owl) mulukuhɨ; tuku-tu'ku (generic owl) doubtful loan - WW? %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread Joyce McCormick, PLE
Bora order Strigiformes pʰéétsʰoó, pʰeʔtsʰókʰo, póxpoó, pʰïpʰḯxkʰopa pʰέέtsʰoó, pʰɛʔtsʰókʰo, póxpoó, pʰɯpʰɯ́xkʰopa unique; doubtful loan - WW %pupu See Language page Widespread Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane order Strigiformes βááú, márúúku, búru, βádu (H&R92) βááú, márúúku, búru See Language page Widespread Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai order Strigiformes suhsuku (owl) suhsuku (owl) inheritance See Language page Widespread Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana order Strigiformes kuhku ('coruja'), pehpe kuhku ('coruja'), pehpe doubtful loan - WW? %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread PLE
Mapoyo order Strigiformes ko'ba muusi-ri (crow = muusi, owl lit. means 'crow of the night') ko'ba muusi-ri (crow = muusi, owl lit. means 'crow of the night') See Language page Widespread Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai order Strigiformes wayakuku (SM) wayakuku (SM) doubtful loan - WW? %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread Melody Ann Ross
Yukpa order Strigiformes kotre kórʃe, jan ʃɨ́tɨne ('owl', H&R) See Language page Widespread Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Muisca order Strigiformes simte simte See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Northern Emberá order Strigiformes bõmbṍra bõmbṍra; põpṍrã ('owl', H&R) See Language page Widespread Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Cofán order Strigiformes poscongo, fundondo (OP79), poscongo (OP79) poskoŋgo See Language page Widespread phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Candoshi-Shapra order Strigiformes poboota, abosha pompoota, ampoʃa doubtful loan - WW? onomatopoeic? %pupu; cf. Jivaroan pumpuk(u) in Tuggy 1966 See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Taushiro order Strigiformes tu´cu tu´cu tuʔku tuʔku See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Páez order Strigiformes úntol, buca untol, buka; kupe, tʲiʔɸ ('owl', H&R) See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Tikuna order Strigiformes vuóro (Alv44) wuóro unique See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina order Strigiformes pïnaḍzi pʉnatʃi unique See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa order Strigiformes koskúngo ('owl') koskúngo ('owl') See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Pumé order Strigiformes hʊtʊrʊkʰʊ pua 'owl'; hututu 'barn owl' (Lin97) See Language page Widespread Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave order Strigiformes wu wu unique See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Ashuar order Strigiformes púru, múwai puru, muwai See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Huambisa order Strigiformes kau kau See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Aguaruna order Strigiformes ampúsh ampúʃ loan, direction unknown Candoshi; compare Matses bus See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Matses order Strigiformes bus bus unknown See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo order Strigiformes popo; nawa kano (generic owl) popo; nawa kano (generic owl) loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW; onomatopoeic? %pupu; shared Tacanan See Language page Widespread Joyce McCormick
Yagua order Strigiformes puputu puputu doubtful loan - WW? onomatopoeic %pupu See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua order Strigiformes curcucu kuɾkuku See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Ingá order Strigiformes kuskungu, killa mama (killa=moon; mama=mother) kusúngu ('owl', H&R) See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua order Strigiformes cucupa, burucutu (OP79), cuchi anga (OP79) kukupa See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano order Strigiformes tuku tuku See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, PLE
Piaroa order Strigiformes ɨhthirihih 'buho', huara'ra' 'lechuza' (K76) ɨhthirihih 'buho', huaraʔraʔ 'lechuza' unique See Language page Widespread Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva order Strigiformes sechu seʧu unique See Language page Widespread Becky Walker
Barasano order Strigiformes bɨhɨ́hogo bɨhɨ́hogo See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Carapana order Strigiformes bʉpʉpoco bɨpɨpɔkɔ, bɨpɨ'pókó (H&R), bʉpʉpoco (FS) See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Makuna order Strigiformes bʉjogabo, bʉricatu bɨxogabo, bɨrikatu doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? %pupu See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Yuruti order Strigiformes bɨ́pɨ bɨ́pɨ See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Waikhana order Strigiformes ɨ'pɨ po'ko ɨ'pɨ po'ko See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Siriano order Strigiformes bʉpʉ́pógábú bɨ'pɨ́pógábú See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca order Strigiformes pu'pe ti'ka pu'pe ti'ka doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? %pupu See Language page Widespread Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tatuyo order Strigiformes bɨpɨ'pó'kó bɨpɨ'pó'kó See Language page Widespread Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka order Strigiformes bɨ'pɨ-pako bɨʔpɨ-pako See Language page Widespread D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja order Strigiformes bɨᵽɨ́ ᵽokʰò bɨɸɨ́ ɸokʰò See Language page Widespread Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje order Strigiformes cucu kuku doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle
Siona order Strigiformes gugu, bau gugu, bau doubtful loan into protolg - WW? onomatopoeic? %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya order Strigiformes cucu, eo pu'pu (type of owls) 'ẽõ'pɨ'pɨ See Language page Widespread Amanda Meeks
Kokama order Strigiformes urukutú uɾukutú doubtful loan - WW? onomatopoeic? %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi order Strigiformes ulukulɛa ulukulɛa inheritance See Language page Widespread PLE
Sirionó order Strigiformes ɲekerea (generic owl) ɲekerea inheritance See Language page Widespread Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Ocaina order Strigiformes aúúxo, boboonu aɯ́ɯ́xo, bobõõɯ inheritance See Language page Widespread Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto order Strigiformes durída durída See Language page Widespread Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto order Strigiformes turída, búru turída, búru See Language page Widespread Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto order Strigiformes monuiθï monuiθɯ inheritance See Language page Widespread Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito order Strigiformes curucucúuni (Otus choliba); iyúucu (Pulsatrix melanota); taquína (Pulsatrix perspicillata) kurukukúuni (Otus choliba); ijúuku (Pulsatrix melanota); takína (Pulsatrix perspicillata) loan - WW %murukutu / kurukutu See Language page Widespread Cjnthia Hansen
Záparo order Strigiformes makawa (owl that eats snakes) makawa See Language page Widespread Becky Walker
Wari order Strigiformes ʔarakome (Sousa2009) ʔarakome (Sousa2009) See Language page Widespread PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo order Strigiformes pexe-pexe (generic owl) pexe-pexe See Language page Widespread Joyce McCormick
Cavineña order Strigiformes popo; marošei (Generic owl) popo; marošei See Language page Widespread Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara order Strigiformes ch´useqa; juku (P04) čˀusiḳa See Language page Widespread PLE
Movima order Strigiformes suwuwunta; tukuku; wohnapa suwuwunta; tukuku; wohnapa See Language page Widespread Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai order Strigiformes petle; arutau petle; arutau See Language page Widespread Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang order Strigiformes kãkò, tò Φəŋ-pɛ̃-krə̃ŋrə̃ŋ See Language page Widespread PLE
Djeoromitxi order Strigiformes pfopfo, patxehe ɸoɸo, patʃehe See Language page Widespread PLE