paca (lowland)

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
Guanta, Paca, Majaz, majás (Peru), labba (Guyana)
Meaning Portuguese
paca

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 Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) uurana urana inheritance Proto-Carib? (Also attested Waimiri-Atroari) Loan into Wapishana See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) dáapa dáapa inheritance Proto-Arawak (North and South) Loan into Nadêb daʔpa:ʔ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) kurimau (SM) kuri'mao (H&R) inheritance See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) jemebo hɛmɛbo, he'bé̃-bo inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) pa’ paʔ loan North Arawak e.g. Tariana da:pa underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽme sẽ'bé̃, sẽme inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ayamë (MM) ajamǝ (MM) unknown See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Guayabero Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ʔaɸɨ́a ʔaɸɨ́a inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram, Aimee Lawrence, Amanda Meeks
Hodï Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ineahkuti unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Hup Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) hũyæ̃́w hũjæ̃́w unique animal good' compound animal-good [tasty] See Language page 0 1 valued food animal 0 hunted men boiled or smoked 0 0 meat in general was once traded extensively with Tukanoans no Pattie Epps
Kakua Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) keb kěbm inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Katherine Bolaños
Macaguan Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) opép opép inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Nheengatu Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) paka paka inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000 underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Nukak Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) kԑԑbm2 inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no
Maihiki Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) bai ago, seme ago bai ago, seme ago, sẽbẽ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan Also bai uncoded ago ago = feminine animate See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Resígaro Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) naápú naápú inheritance Proto-Arawak (North and South) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Sanumá Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) amotha a amotʰa a inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Sikuani Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ofáebë (rk83) oɸáebɨ inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Tariana Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) dáːpa dáːpa inheritance Proto-Arawak (North and South) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Tukano Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) semê sẽbé̃, semê inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sã'bã sã'bã inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) uɽanɨ uɽanɨ loan Carib; cf. Akawaio urana Akawaio urana See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yanomami Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) amota, amotha (both HR94) amota, amotha (both HR94) inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) kuwajari kuwahaɾi unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Achagua Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) táaba (HR) táaba (H&R) inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) tába tába See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) náapa náapa See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Warekena Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ya:pa ja:pa See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) páka (loan) páka (loan) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bare Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) dápa dápa See Language page Ana Paula B.
Mandawaka Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) dáha dáha See Language page Ana Paula B.
Paresi Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) 'zaha 'θaha inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bora Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) tʰaxkʰï, anʸóxkʰóʔekʷa, tajcu (FS) tʰaxkʰɯ, anʲóxkʰóʔekʷa inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) tákkɨ tákkɨ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Wayana Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) kulimau kulimau inheritance See Language page PLE
Tiriyó Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) kurimau kurimau inheritance See Language page Becky Walker
Mapoyo Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) oroma oroma See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) wiila (SM) wiila (SM) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) waryna warɨna See Language page Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Yukpa Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ójtutrí (R95) ójtutrí (R95) See Language page Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Kalapalo Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) agenagi agenagi unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cuiva Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ofãbʉ (rk83) oɸáebɨ See Language page Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Cofán Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) chanange See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Candoshi-Shapra Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) mazaasi maʂaasi loan, direction unknown Quechua (regional) See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ñu´py wala (wala=big) ɲuʔpjwala (H&R) See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ngá (Alv44) ŋá unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) iča itʃa unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) mɨ́maɕe mɨ́maɕe See Language page Daniel Valle
Andoke Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ʌ'ʌ ʌ'ʌ unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Puinave Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) deet (R95) unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Ashuar Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) káshai kaʃai See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) kashai kaʃai See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) káshai káʃai inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) tambis tambis unknown See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) vañu waɲu unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) majás maxas See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) lamucha lamutʃa See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) jará (R95) jará (R95) unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) pume pume unique See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽbẽ; sémé (R95) sẽbẽ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Carapana Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) jẽme xẽmẽ, hẽbẽ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Makuna Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽme sẽbẽ, sɛ̃mɛ inheritance See Language page Amanda Meeks
Yuruti Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽ́ẽbẽ sẽ́ẽbẽ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Waikhana Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽ'bẽ sẽ'bẽ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Siriano Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽmé sẽ'bé̃, sẽmé See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) hẽ'bẽ-ã hẽ'bẽ-ã inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tatuyo Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) hẽ'bẽ hẽ'bẽ See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) sẽ'bẽ́ sẽ'bẽ́ See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) hɛ̃́mɛ̃́ hɛ̃́mɛ̃́ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) seme seme inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) seme seme inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) seme sẽ'mẽ, ko'pe See Language page Amanda Meeks
Karitiana Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) moroty moɾotɨ unknown See Language page Daniel Valle
Kokama Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) paka paka inheritance See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) paa (G89) paa (G89) inheritance See Language page PLE
Kamayurá Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) paku paku inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) axaaño axaaɲo unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ḯme ɯ́mɛ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ḯme ɯ́me See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ïme ɯmɛ inheritance/Witoto See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) tímaaca tímaaka unknown See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Záparo Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) tawr+ya tawrɨja See Language page Becky Walker
Wari Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) mikop (Sousa2009) mikop (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Kwazá Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) huri huri See Language page Joyce McCormick
Trumai Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) karuwaru (G99) karuwaru (G99) See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) ko kamẽ (ko=to eat; kamẽ=?), kryrỹ ko kamẽ (ko=to eat; kamẽ=?), kryrỹ See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi Cuniculus paca (Agouti paca is sometimes used as well although cuniculus is the correct term.) djedje dʒedʒe See Language page PLE