tapir

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
sachavaca, danta
Meaning Portuguese
anta

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 Tapirus terrestris maibuurii maɪburi inheritance Proto-Carib? See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Tapirus terrestris héema (hr01) héema (hr01), ʔeema (dp91) inheritance Proto-Arawak (North and South) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Tapirus terrestris mačihuri matʃi’huri (H&R) inheritance Northern Carib? (attested Pemongan, Carijona, Waimiri-Atroari) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Tapirus terrestris vecʉ we'kɨ́, vɛkʉ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw Tapirus terrestris taáx tǎx inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano Tapirus terrestris wecʉ wecɯ, we'kɨ́ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa Tapirus terrestris warae, Var. wara (MM) warae, Var. wara (MM) inheritance Pemongan? (attested Pemon, Makushi, Yabarana, maybe Makiritare) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Guayabero Tapirus terrestris mésa mésa inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram, Aimee Lawrence, Amanda Meeks
Hodï Tapirus terrestris yewö, uli yewa (Zent 05) doubtful loan, direction unknown Piaroa Piaroa owo; Cf. yewö, uli yewa (Zent 05) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Waorani Tapirus terrestris titæ unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Hup Tapirus terrestris tǎh tǎh inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 hunted men boiled or smoked 0 0 no Pattie Epps
Kakua Tapirus terrestris hiwi hiwi unique underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Katherine Bolaños
Macaguan Tapirus terrestris métsa métsa inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Makushi Tapirus terrestris wairá wairá inheritance Pemongan? (attested Pemon, Makushi, Yabarana, maybe Makiritare) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu Tapirus terrestris tapi'ira ka'apura (tapirus terrestris) kaiwara (variant of the former) tapi'ira ka'apura (tapirus terrestris), kaiwara (varient of the former) tapirus terrestris inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000. Also: kaiwara Phrase tapir forest-dweller See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam Tapirus terrestris $ama (gom) ʃama (gom) inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Nukak Tapirus terrestris kioʔI ni4 deI unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no
Maihiki Tapirus terrestris bequɨ aguɨ békɨ́, bekɨ agɨ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded agɨ agɨ = masculine animate See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Pemon Tapirus terrestris waira, maikuri (both are "tapirus terrestris") (A1981) waiɾa, maikuɾi (A1981) tapirus terrestris' inheritance Pemongan? (attested Pemon, Makushi, Yabarana, maybe Makiritare) Also maikuɾi (tapirus terrestris) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro Tapirus terrestris aóogí aóogí unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Sanumá Tapirus terrestris sama a, tsama (EM72) sama a, tsama (EM72) inheritance tsama (Migliazza 1972) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Sikuani Tapirus terrestris kalemani (3)(Tapirus pinchaque), matana (2)(Tapirus bairdii), metsaja (3)(Tapirus terrestris) méːtsaha loan; inheritance Arawak (Piapoco; see Melendez) kalemani (3) (Tapirus pinchaque) (Arawak borrowing), matana (2) (Tapirus bairdii) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Tariana Tapirus terrestris héma héma inheritance Proto-Arawak (North and South) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Tukano Tapirus terrestris wekɨ̂ wekɨ̂ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria Tapirus terrestris wachʉ waʰʧʉ (ʉ hi tone) (stenz), wa'tʃɨ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana Tapirus terrestris kudui kudui inheritance Cognate Paresi See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yanomam Tapirus terrestris šama (EM72) ʃama inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yanomami Tapirus terrestris shama, hayakoari ʃama, hajakoaɾi inheritance also hajakoaɾi underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Tapirus terrestris jema; he'echú (R95) héma (hr01) inheritance Proto-Arawak (North and South) Also he'echú (R95) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup Tapirus terrestris tâh tâh inheritance underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Achagua Tapirus terrestris éema (hr01); ejué (R95) é:ma (hr01), dáanta (SP, H&R) inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Piapoco Tapirus terrestris é(e)ma é(e)ma See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari Tapirus terrestris héema (hr01), ʔeema (dp91) héema (hɾ01), ʔeema (dp91) See Language page Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Warekena Tapirus terrestris héma (hr01), ema héma (hr01), ema See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Tapirus terrestris kéma (dp91) kéma (dp91) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Mandawaka Tapirus terrestris é:ma é:ma See Language page Ana Paula B.
Paresi Tapirus terrestris kotyoy kutjuj inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure Tapirus terrestris som som inheritance See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá Tapirus terrestris teme (P11) teme (P11) inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Bora Tapirus terrestris ókʰáxií, kʰáátʰïxé ɨʔtéexpʰi, pḯḯréenííʔyo, kʰïïβépa, ócájií (FS) ókʰáxií, kʰáátʰɯxέ ɨʔtέɛxpʰi, pɯ́ɯ́rέɛnííʔjo, kʰɯɯβέpa unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane Tapirus terrestris tɨ́ɨʔe tɨ́ɨʔe See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Apalai Tapirus terrestris maxipuri maxipuri inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Tapirus terrestris maipuli maipuli inheritance See Language page PLE
Tiriyó Tapirus terrestris machijuri machijuri inheritance See Language page Becky Walker
Makiritare Tapirus terrestris wa'shadi (KH) waʔʃadi inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Wai Wai Tapirus terrestris yayfɨ (SM) yayfɨ (SM) unknown See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari Tapirus terrestris mepry meprɨ See Language page Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Yukpa Tapirus terrestris arare (SM) arare (SM); aráre(H&R) See Language page Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Kalapalo Tapirus terrestris idyali idjali unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cuiva Tapirus terrestris metsa (Tapiris terrestrias, rk83) métsa See Language page Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Cofán Tapirus terrestris ccovi danta; kubi, kuubi (R95) khoβi danta See Language page phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Candoshi-Shapra Tapirus terrestris pamara pamaɾa loan, direction unknown Jivaroan See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro Tapirus terrestris je´hi xɨʔhi See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez Tapirus terrestris jimba cjŭch hiba khũtʃ(=‘dark horse’, H&R) See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna Tapirus terrestris na-ák (Alv44) naʔák unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Tapirus terrestris aɾãala aɽã:la unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa Tapirus terrestris bɨtsijá bɨtsijá See Language page Daniel Valle
Andoke Tapirus terrestris ĩtʌ ĩtʌ unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé Tapirus terrestris hoyéi (Lin97) See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave Tapirus terrestris iap jap (H&R) unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Ashuar Tapirus terrestris pamá, pamáu pama, pamau See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa Tapirus terrestris pama pama See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Tapirus terrestris pabáu pabáu loan (into protolg?), direction unknown Candoshi See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses Tapirus terrestris nëishamë nɨiʃamɨ unknown See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua Tapirus terrestris jnucha xnutʃa unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Tapirus terrestris sacha wagra (Spanish loan) satʃa wagɾa See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá Tapirus terrestris sacha wagra (Spanish loan) dánta (SP loan, H&R) See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua Tapirus terrestris sacha huagra (Spanish loan?) satʃa wagɾa See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa Tapirus terrestris owo; bupoña (R95) owʰo doubtful loan, direction unknown Hodi See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva Tapirus terrestris rãpoje rãpohe unique See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano Tapirus terrestris wekɨ́ wekɨ́ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Carapana Tapirus terrestris wecʉ wɛkɨ, we'kɨ́ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Makuna Tapirus terrestris wecʉ wɛkɨ, wekɨ inheritance See Language page Amanda Meeks
Yuruti Tapirus terrestris wékɨ wékɨ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Waikhana Tapirus terrestris we'kɨ we'kɨ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Siriano Tapirus terrestris wecʉ́ wekɨ́ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca Tapirus terrestris wa'I wi'ki rã'kã wa'I wi'ki rã'kã inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tatuyo Tapirus terrestris 'wé'kɨ́ 'wé'kɨ́ See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka Tapirus terrestris we'kɨ́ we'kɨ́ See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja Tapirus terrestris wekʰɨ́ wekʰɨ́ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje Tapirus terrestris vekʉ bekʉ, 'βekʰɨ inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona Tapirus terrestris huequë huekɨ inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Secoya Tapirus terrestris huequë 'wẽ'kɨ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Karitiana Tapirus terrestris ´irip ʔiɾip inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Kokama Tapirus terrestris tapira tapira inheritance See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi Tapirus terrestris tapiʔi (G89) tapiʔi (G89) inheritance See Language page PLE
Sirionó Tapirus terrestris eãcuãtoi (P85) eãkuãtoi unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá Tapirus terrestris tapiˀit tapiˀit inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina Tapirus terrestris tʸõõhã; fuubahtyooja (yarumo blanco), jafihxu-tyooja (caimo), tsuvahtyooja (yarumo) (R95) tʲõõhã unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto Tapirus terrestris turúma turúma See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto Tapirus terrestris θurúma θurúma See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto Tapirus terrestris θuruma, hïgadïma θuruma, hɯgadɯma unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Tapirus terrestris pɨs'ɨquɨ pɨs'ɨkɨ unique See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Záparo Tapirus terrestris yasuka / yasukwa jasuka / jasukwa See Language page Becky Walker
Wari Tapirus terrestris ʔiminʔ (Sousa2009) ʔiminʔ (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Cavineña Tapirus terrestris ahuada (C&L89) awada See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara Tapirus terrestris taruja, anta (P04) taruxa, anta See Language page PLE
Kwazá Tapirus terrestris ãrũi ãrũi See Language page Joyce McCormick
Kaingang Tapirus terrestris òjor ɔyoɾ See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi Tapirus terrestris hõã hõã See Language page PLE