kangaroo (generic)

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
Meaning Portuguese

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
Bardi Macropodidae burru burru inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Bunuba Macropodidae walamba walamba inheritance walampa underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Burarra Macropodidae missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Dhangu Macropodidae weṯi(') weṯi(') inheritance 2 1 0 0 0 no
Dhay’yi Macropodidae missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Dhuwal Macropodidae weṯi(') weṯi(') inheritance 2 1 0 0 0 no
Djinang Macropodidae missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gajirrabeng Macropodidae jiyirreng tyiyirreng inheritance tyiyirre also barawoong underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gooniyandi Macropodidae thiddoo thiddoo loan Jarragan underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gumatj Macropodidae weṯi(') weṯi(') inheritance 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gupapuyngu Macropodidae weṯi(') wethi(7) inheritance 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gurindji Macropodidae jiya jiya inheritance tyatyi Ngumpin-Yapa tyiya is also found in PNY lgs - retention from higher level? [find cognates] underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Guugu Yimidhirr Macropodidae thulmbanu thulmbanu large grey kangaroo sp [NOT generic; on Australian crest] loan Kuku-Yalanji KYal /culmbanu/; expected GYim reflex of *culmpanu would be **/thulmbaan/. underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Jaminjung Macropodidae parawung parawung loan Jarragan underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Jaru Macropodidae dyadyi dyadyi inheritance tyatyi Ngumpin-Yapa related to tyiya? uncoded 2 1 0 0 0 no
Jingulu Macropodidae jurtama jurtama unknown underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Karajarri Macropodidae bardjaniṇ bardjaniṇ loan Yawuru underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kija Macropodidae jiyirriny jiyirriny inheritance tyiyirri Jarragan parawul - female underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Koko-Bera Macropodidae yoméch; miñ- miñ-yoméc kangaroo loan direction unknown Yirrk-Mel Not clear which lg. is loan source, but more likely guess is KKaper; in YMel yo-mec is a stress-second compound simplex
Kuku-Thaypan Macropodidae acuwarra & akonbalo & awawli & alarrambin acuwarra & akonbalo & awawli & alarrambin unique underived ? 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kuku-Yalanji Macropodidae julmbanu julmbanu unique *culmpanu GYim /thulmbanu/ is a loan from this underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kurtjar Macropodidae noompird noompird unique underived eeny 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kuuk Thaayorre Macropodidae kuuc; minh- kuuc; minh- unique Linnaean not given, but 'red' is probably wrong; see Species Notes. underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Mbabaram Macropodidae am3y am3y unique underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Miriwung Macropodidae djireng djireng inheritance tyiyirre Jarragan underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Ngandi Macropodidae missing missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Ngarinyin Macropodidae iyali, yali iyali, yali unique proto-Worrorran uncoded 2 1 0 0 0 no
Ngarluma Macropodidae maŋkuru maŋkuru loan direction unknown Nyangumarta 2 1 0 0 0
Ngumbarl Macropodidae parrjanning parrjanning inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Nimanburru Macropodidae burug burug inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Nyangumarta Macropodidae mangkuru mangkuru loan direction unknown Ngarluma underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Nyikina Macropodidae marloo marloo loan Wati WW %marlu underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Nyulnyul Macropodidae burrug burrug inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Pakanh Macropodidae kucha; minha- minha-kucha unique underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Rembarrnga Macropodidae dawurr dawurr unique 2 1 0 0 0 no
Ritharrngu Macropodidae weṯi(') werti(7) inheritance 2 1 0 0 0 no
Tjaapukay Macropodidae gan.gula kankula grey kangaroo inheritance *kankula pYTj To Yidiny /gan.gula/ 'grey wallaby'. underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Uw-Olkol Macropodidae iyirrpir; inh- inh-iyirrpir unique underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Uw-Oykangand Macropodidae iyirrbir; inh- inh-iyirrbir unique underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Walmajarri Macropodidae jamarnti jamarnti unknown underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Warlpiri Macropodidae wawirri wawirri loan Arandic Arrernte aherre; synonym marlu probably also a loan (from WD) underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Warrwa Macropodidae marloo marloo loan Wati WW %marlu 2 1 0 0 0
Wik Ngathan Macropodidae peken pekvn red kangaroo unique underived Note also pekeen 'big kangaroo' minh 2 1 0 0 0 no
Worrorra Macropodidae wara wara unknown proto-Worrorran Bunuba? uncoded 2 1 0 0 0 no
Wunambal Macropodidae a.mba a.mba unknown proto-Worrorran Bunuban? underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yan-nhangu Macropodidae gandalpurru wethi inheritance simplex 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yawuru Macropodidae bardjaniṇ bardjaniṇ inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yidiny Macropodidae yuri (TC) yuri (TC) loan languages to south (Maric; Djirbal) Loan status attributed because of failure of initial *yu (in pMaric *yuri) > /cu/ and because "only found to the west of Yidinyji territory; known by repute to Yidinyji people". underived minya 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yir-Yoront Macropodidae porr; minh- minh-porr inheritance *purru pPama-Nyungan pPama-Nyungan status very shaky, hinging among other things on 19th-C transcriptions that fail to distinguish r/rr. NOT generic; grey kangaroo only; see Other Notes underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Arabana kungarra loan Claire Bowern
Bardi balinggi XXgl female kangaroo balingki inheritance Claire Bowern
Bunuba [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Burarra gornabola unknown Claire Bowern
Dhangu weṯi(') unknown Claire Bowern
Dhuwal weṯi(') Claire Bowern
Dhuwala weṯi(') inheritance Claire Bowern
Diyari tyukurru inheritance Claire Bowern
DiyariREU tjukuru inheritance Claire Bowern
Djambarrpuyngu [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Djapu weṯi(') unknown Claire Bowern
Djinang gaṉḏaḻpurru inheritance? Claire Bowern
Gooniyandi barawoo Claire Bowern
Gupapuyngu weṯi(') inheritance Claire Bowern
Jabirr-Jabirr balingg balingk inheritance Claire Bowern
Jaru jiya inheritance Claire Bowern
Karajarri bardjaniṇ loan Nyulnyulan Claire Bowern
Malyangapa Mal: tharlda loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
Mangala padguru (McK), wanjirri (C40) loan Nyikina Claire Bowern
Mithaka tjukuru inheritance Claire Bowern
Mudburra wankurra Claire Bowern
Mudburra junumburrgu unique Claire Bowern
Ngamini tyukuru inheritance Claire Bowern
Ngarluma mangguru Claire Bowern
Ngumbarl parrjanning barrjaniŋ inheritance Claire Bowern
Nhirrpi tyukurru inheritance Claire Bowern
Nimanburru marringgile marriŋkile inheritance Claire Bowern
Northern Mangarla [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Northern Nyangumarta piju Claire Bowern
Nyangumarta mangkuru loan Ngarluma Claire Bowern
Nyikina balingga balingka inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyulnyul balingg balingk inheritance Claire Bowern
Paakantyi dalda loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
Pirriya parlkan unique Claire Bowern
Pitta-Pitta matyumpa inheritance Claire Bowern
Rirratjingu [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Ritharrngu weṯi(') inheritance Claire Bowern
Wangkayutyuru majumpa inheritance Claire Bowern
Warrwa ma:nggawan maangkawan inheritance Claire Bowern
Yan-nhangu gandalpurru inheritance? Claire Bowern
Yandruwandha tjukurru inheritance Claire Bowern
Yarluyandi tjukurru inheritance Claire Bowern
Yawarrawarrka tyukeru inheritance Claire Bowern
Yawuru balingga balingka inheritance Claire Bowern