pacu fish

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
palometa, garopita, garopa, curhuara (Peru)
Meaning Portuguese
pacu

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
Baniwa Mylossoma sp. iiwíto, káattama (there are others) iiwíto, káat̪ama (and other terms) unique Also? káat̪ama uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Mylossoma sp. háku (M2000) missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Mylossoma sp. cãtamabo, cʉramucuribo, dárãpiaribo, numaaburidʉ kãtamabo, kʉlamukulibo, dálãpialibo, numaabulidʉ loan Arawak (Baniwa) Baniwa káattama (see also Kabiyari). Also kʉlamukulibɔ, dálãpialibɔ, numaabulidʉ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw Mylossoma sp. yuùy jûj missing missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Eñepa Mylossoma sp. anoo, chimiri, këërë (MM) anoo, tʃimiri, kǝǝrǝ (MM) unknown Also tʃimiri, këërë See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Hup Mylossoma sp. húhuʔ húhuʔ doubtful loan East Tukanoan e.g. Makuna uxuga reduplicated See Language page 0 1 0 fished mostly men boiled or smoked 0 0 no Pattie Epps
Macaguan Mylossoma sp. átak, tatalám átak, tatalám unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Makushi Mylossoma sp. waitaʔ (SM) waitaʔ (SM) unknown See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu Mylossoma sp. paku paku inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000 underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Maihiki Mylossoma sp. bɨebɨtiaco ago bɨebɨtiako ago unique uncoded ago ago = feminine animate See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Kotiria Mylossoma sp. ~bako mãkõ unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Yanomami Mylossoma sp. paromena paɾomena (Mylossoma duriventre or aureum) unique underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Mylossoma sp. aneri, janeri aneɾi, haneɾi inheritance Yucuna-Kabiyari uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Achagua Mylossoma sp. sarabada sarabada See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Mylossoma sp. sàlabàda; ká(a)θama, ané(e)ri (R01) sàlabàda; ká(a)θama, ané(e)ri (R01) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari Mylossoma sp. kát̪ama, áneri, ketʃapúkuri, íwitu kát̪ama, áneɾi, ketʃapúkuɾi, íwitu See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Warekena Mylossoma sp. kasáma (R01); aʃiyapa; púkuri (pacu grande) kasáma (R01); aʃiyapa; púkuri (pacu grande) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Mylossoma sp. ajlíyaja aľ̥íjaha See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi Mylossoma sp. ka'lahi ka'lahi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bora Mylossoma sp. wajcyo (T98) kwaxkjo See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai Mylossoma sp. axitau axitau See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Mylossoma sp. watau, pasina watau, pasina See Language page PLE
Tiriyó Mylossoma sp. paku paku See Language page Becky Walker
Cofán Mylossoma sp. garop´ita garopiʔta See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Candoshi-Shapra Mylossoma sp. kpávarĩ kpábaɾĩ See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna Mylossoma sp. pacu [loan]; opaka (Alv44) paku [loan]; opaka (Alv44) See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Mylossoma sp. kurari kuɽaɽi See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Máku Mylossoma sp. wuyčyú See Language page PLE
Ashuar Mylossoma sp. kapáwi, putirích kapawi, putiriʧ See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa Mylossoma sp. paumit (loan?) paumit See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Mylossoma sp. paumít (Spanish loan?) paumít See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses Mylossoma sp. padumita padumita See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua Mylossoma sp. nimyutu nimjutu See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Mylossoma sp. capawari kapawaɾi See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Mylossoma sp. paña paɲa See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa Mylossoma sp. a'nacih aɁnasih See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva Mylossoma sp. salata salata See Language page Becky Walker
Carapana Mylossoma sp. ñimi ɲĩmĩ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Makuna Mylossoma sp. ujuga uxuga See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca Mylossoma sp. ua ua See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tuyuka Mylossoma sp. juu juu See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Siona Mylossoma sp. pancu panku See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya Mylossoma sp. pacu paku See Language page Amanda Meeks
Karitiana Mylossoma sp. itot itot See Language page Daniel Valle
Kokama Mylossoma sp. tapaka tapaka See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi Mylossoma sp. paku (G89) paku (G89) See Language page PLE
Ocaina Mylossoma sp. noonxo nṍṍxo See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Murui Witoto Mylossoma sp. nooño nooɲo See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Mylossoma sp. aramásiicu (especie de curhuara, la especie más grande de palometa) aramásiiku (especie de curwara, la especie más grande de palometa) See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Wari Mylossoma sp. ʔara-taramaʔ (Sousa2009) ʔara-taramaʔ (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Cavineña Mylossoma sp. lala'cua (C&L89) lalaʔkua See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Djeoromitxi Mylossoma sp. bziohõberü bziohõberø See Language page PLE