tigerfish

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
taraira, guabina, huasaco (Peru)
Meaning Portuguese
traíra

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 Hoplias sp. uuri uri unknown See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Hoplias sp. íiniri, tóoporo íiniɻi, tóopoɻo unique Also tóopoɻo uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Hoplias sp. hatakadzi (M2000) missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Hoplias sp. betacajaime, jaijome, jaime, jaiñemicʉ bɛtakahaimɛ, haihomɛ, haimɛ, haiɲɛmikʉ unique Also ɣaiɣɔmɛ, ɣaimɛ, ɣaiɲɛmikʉ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Amanda Meeks
Dâw Hoplias sp. bôòy bôj missing missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano Hoplias sp. pawa pawa inheritance East Tukanoan, Branch I uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa Hoplias sp. wayu' (MM) wajuʔ (MM) unknown See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Melody Ann Ross
Hup Hoplias sp. b'ǒy b'ǒj unique underived See Language page 0 1 valued food source 0 fished mostly men boiled or smoked 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Pattie Epps
Macaguan Hoplias sp. ejenáp, jiásap ehenáp, hiásap unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Makushi Hoplias sp. kurúútú kurúútú unknown See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu Hoplias sp. tari'ira tariʔira inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Reconstructed PTG Mello 2000 underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Tukano Hoplias sp. doê doê inheritance East Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Yanomami Hoplias sp. jeikarari, mashapi jeikaɾaɾi (H. macrophthalmus), maʃapi (H. malabaricus) unique see also maʃapi (H. malabaricus) Narrower underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 Widespread Amazonia no Kelsey Neely
Piapoco Hoplias sp. inirúi (R01) inirúi (R01) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena Hoplias sp. inhíli[ku] (R01) inhíli[ku] (R01) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Hoplias sp. yawíleje jawílehe See Language page Widespread Amazonia Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi Hoplias sp. kaˌmaika'hi kaˌmajka'hi See Language page Widespread Amazonia Ana Paula B., PLE
Waurá Hoplias sp. puláma (M99) puláma (M99) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Joyce McCormick, PLE
Apalai Hoplias sp. patakaxi (branca), tawauna (preta) patakaxi (branca), tawauna (preta) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana Hoplias sp. tawana tawana See Language page Widespread Amazonia PLE
Mapoyo Hoplias sp. waipu waipu See Language page Widespread Amazonia Melody Ann Ross
Tikuna Hoplias sp. dé (Alv44) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Pumé Hoplias sp. dapué (Lin97) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Paulina Franco, PLE
Ashuar Hoplias sp. kasúur kasúur See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle
Huambisa Hoplias sp. kugkui kuŋgkui See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Hoplias sp. kugkúi kugkúi See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle
Matses Hoplias sp. mëcue, pone mɨkue, pone See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Yagua Hoplias sp. muri murı̃ See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua Hoplias sp. pashin paʃin See Language page Widespread Amazonia Daniel Valle
Piaroa Hoplias sp. tãćéh tãsɁéh See Language page Widespread Amazonia Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Makuna Hoplias sp. pawa, sai pawa, sai See Language page Widespread Amazonia Amanda Meeks
Siriano Hoplias sp. doé, pawá (guabina) doé, pawá (guabina) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Amanda Meeks
Wayampi Hoplias sp. talɛʔɨ (G89) talɛʔɨ (G89) See Language page Widespread Amazonia PLE
Ocaina Hoplias sp. juuhtyo hɯɯʔtʲo See Language page Widespread Amazonia Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Iquito Hoplias sp. páasi (general term) páasi (general term) See Language page Widespread Amazonia Cjnthia Hansen
Wari Hoplias sp. tʃikwin (Sousa2009) tʃikwin (Sousa2009) See Language page Widespread Amazonia PLE
Djeoromitxi Hoplias sp. bzira bzira See Language page Widespread Amazonia PLE