tannia, yautia

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
huitina (Peru), ñame
Meaning Portuguese
taioba branca

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 Xanthosoma spp. nak nak inheritance Proto-Carib? (Pemon, Akawaio, Carijona) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Baniwa Xanthosoma spp. torówali, malána, kodówhi toɻówaɺi, maɺána, kodówhi unique Also maɺána, kodówhi uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee Lawrence
Carijona Xanthosoma spp. nahake naha’kɯ yam' (generic) doubtful loan, direction unknown North Arawak Possible loan Yucuna ɲaʔakú. May be cognate Pemon/Akawaio napöi. See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo Xanthosoma spp. ñamuca, mʉreñamuca jã'bṹ (H&R), ɲamuka, mʉlɛɲamuka inheritance Proto-Tukanoan Also mʉlɛɲamuka uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Dâw Xanthosoma spp. -- -- missing missing See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano Xanthosoma spp. ñamu ñamu, 'jã́bũ, jãʔ'bṍ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan Likely loan into Yukpa uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Eñepa Xanthosoma spp. na', -natï- (MM) na', -natï- (MM) cará, yam, sweet potato inheritance Northern Carib? broader (cará, yam, sweet potato) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Guayabero Xanthosoma spp. na, na-t na, na-t doubtful loan Unknown Tukanoan, e.g. Desano ñamu; Carib, e.g. Yukpa ɲáme uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram, Aimee Lawrence, Amanda Meeks
Hodï Xanthosoma spp. duëno më, uli më (Xanthosoma sagittifolium) (Zent 08) iye; ʰwalẽ unique duëno më, uli më (Zent 08) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Hup Xanthosoma spp. kopǒy' kopǒj' unique underived See Language page 0 1 0 cultivated women boiled; mostly used as additive in beer 0 0 attained through exchange with Tukanoans no Pattie Epps
Kakua Xanthosoma spp. esp. 'wild yam' ~juwá-daʔ; ~bábu [esp. wild yam] inheritance underived daʔ = round See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Katherine Bolaños
Macaguan Xanthosoma spp. nojá nohá inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Rebecca Khorram, Amanda Meeks
Makushi Xanthosoma spp. pomói pomói unique See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu Xanthosoma spp. tayuba tajuba unknown Phrase taja 'plant sp.' + oba 'green' See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam Xanthosoma spp. ~wa ahe ri$i$i (gom) ~wa ahe ɾiʃiʃi (gom) inheritance uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Nukak Xanthosoma spp. turú, mamu4 (yam H&R) doubtful loan Baniwa torówali; inherited form mamo also exists (Huber & Reed 1992) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no
Maihiki Xanthosoma spp. jãhõ jãhõ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Daniel Valle
Resígaro Xanthosoma spp. oϕíináú oϕíináú (H&R) unique uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Sikuani Xanthosoma spp. busunomaka (35) (just a variety of yam) noː, nóː-bɨː, búsunómaka doubtful loan into protolanguage Carib e.g. Akawaio naböi, Carijona nahake; alternative word busunomaka (35) (just a variety of yam) uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Tukano Xanthosoma spp. kapô kapô, jãʔbṹ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula, Amanda Novak, Aimee Lawrence
Kotiria Xanthosoma spp. jãʔ'bũ jãʔ'bũ inheritance Proto-Tukanoan Likely loan into Yukpa uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Amanda Meeks
Wapishana Xanthosoma spp. generic yam: kʰiriča; čʰipʰuwii generic yam: kʰiritʃa; tʃʰipʰuwii unknown Also: čʰipʰuwii See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B.
Yanomam Xanthosoma spp. aja aco (WS'76); aurima ("white"), keteterima ("sweet"), uxirima ("black/deep blue") (all WM99, nom. Class: akɨ) aha ako; auɾima, keteteɾima, uʃiɾima inheritance aurima ("white"), keteterima ("sweet"), uxirima ("black/deep blue") (all WM99, nom. Class: akɨ) uncoded akɨ See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yanomami Xanthosoma spp. kapiriomɨ, haimarimi (JF86), ohina mo (HR94), aria mo (HR94) kapiɾiomɨ, haimaɾimi, ohina mo, aɾia mo unique also kapiriomɨ, haimarimi (JF86), mo = edible grain/ things shaped like a grain underived N+CLF mo = edible grain/ things shaped like a grain (Ramirez 94) See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Kelsey Neely
Yukuna Xanthosoma spp. ña'akú ɲaʔakú doubtful loan, direction unknown Carib Carijona naha’kɯ ‘yam’ uncoded See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Aimee L., PLE
Yuhup Xanthosoma spp. káb káb doubtful loan East Tukanoan Carapana kapɔ 'sweet potato' underived See Language page 0 1 0 0 0 no Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Piapoco Xanthosoma spp. atacuí atakuí See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero Xanthosoma spp. bilína bilína See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bora Xanthosoma spp. kʰïni, kʰḯnií-ï kʰɯni, kʰɯ́nií-ɯ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Muinane Xanthosoma spp. kɨ́ni-rumi kɨ́ni-rumi See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Wayana Xanthosoma spp. kuwa walai kuwa walai See Language page PLE
Mapoyo Xanthosoma spp. waraimë waraimɛ See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Yukpa Xanthosoma spp. ɲáme See Language page Phon only in source Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross, Aimee Lawrence
Northern Emberá Xanthosoma spp. ika'ɗe (IDS) ika'ɗe (IDS) See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Tikuna Xanthosoma spp. e-irú (Alv44) eʔirú See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina Xanthosoma spp. urwari uɽwari See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa Xanthosoma spp. tʃaná(‘yam’) tʃaná(‘yam’) See Language page Daniel Valle
Andoke Xanthosoma spp. tɒ́'dɒ (color not specified) tɒ́ʔdɒ (color not specified) See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Puinave Xanthosoma spp. generic yam: yãmi generic yam: jãmi See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Máku Xanthosoma spp. abilú See Language page PLE
Ashuar Xanthosoma spp. pápa, apáchnar, wanchúp papa, apaʧnar, wanʧup See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa Xanthosoma spp. tuka tuka See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna Xanthosoma spp. ságku sánku See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses Xanthosoma spp. bëbiucud bɨbiukud See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo Xanthosoma spp. poa (listed as a "potato-like tuber") poa (listed as a "potato-like tuber") See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua Xanthosoma spp. buchinatyu butʃinatju See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa Xanthosoma spp. huá'reh huáɁreh See Language page Paulina Franco, Becky Walker
Sáliva Xanthosoma spp. wacua wakʷa See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano Xanthosoma spp. jãbṍ jãbṍ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Carapana Xanthosoma spp. 'jã́bṍ 'jã́bṍ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Makuna Xanthosoma spp. ñamo ɲamo, jãbõ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Yuruti Xanthosoma spp. jã́bõ jã́bõ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Siriano Xanthosoma spp. ñaamú ɲaamú, jãʔ'bṹ See Language page Amanda Meeks
Tanimuca Xanthosoma spp. dyãʔ'bũã dyãʔ'bũã See Language page Kelsey Neely, Aimee Lawrence
Tatuyo Xanthosoma spp. jã'bṍ jã'bṍ See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka Xanthosoma spp. generic yam: yã'bũ jã'bṹ, generic yam: yãʔbũ See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja Xanthosoma spp. ñãmṍ ɲãmṍ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje Xanthosoma spp. ñajova ɲaxoba, ɲaho See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona Xanthosoma spp. bo nyaho (V84) jã 'hõ See Language page Daniel Valle, Aimee Lawrence
Wayampi Xanthosoma spp. tayɔ, tãsĩ tajɔ, tãsĩ See Language page PLE
Ocaina Xanthosoma spp. ahxaahti, am̈uuro aʔxaaʔti, am:ɯɯro See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, Aimee Lawrence, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto Xanthosoma spp. hakái-kï {plant}, hakái-huï {tuber} hakái-kɯ {plant}, hakái-huɯ {tuber} See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto Xanthosoma spp. hakái-θairai {plant}, hakái-hï {tuber} hakái-θairai {plant}, hakái-hɯ {tuber} See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto Xanthosoma spp. hakai-hï hakai-hɯ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito Xanthosoma spp. casiiníica (has white fruit); iquijáani (general term for huitina) kasiiníika (has white fruit); ikiháani (general term for huitina) See Language page Cjnthia Hansen
Djeoromitxi Xanthosoma spp. bireka bireka See Language page PLE