short-beaked echidna

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 Tachyglossus aculeatus gamaraŋinj gamaraŋinj loan WW %kamaranginy underived? 0 2 0 0 0 no
Bunuba Tachyglossus aculeatus gayangurru gayangurru unique underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Burarra Tachyglossus aculeatus gajarrkcharrk gadyarrktyarrk unknown reduplicated 0 2 0 0 0 no
Dhangu Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrmaŋa(') dyirrmaŋa(') inheritance “dyirr” seems to be a popular Yolŋu beginning for animal words 0 2 0 0 0 no
Dhay’yi Tachyglossus aculeatus missing missing 0 2 0 0 0 no
Dhuwal Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrmaŋa(') dyirrmaŋa(') inheritance 0 2 0 0 0 no
Djinang Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrmanga dyirr inheritance 0 2 0 0 0 no
Gajirrabeng Tachyglossus aculeatus galaminang kalaminang inheritance kalamina N.Jarragan underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Gooniyandi Tachyglossus aculeatus minaji minaji unique underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Gumatj Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrmaŋa(') dyirrmaŋa(') inheritance 0 2 0 0 0 no
Gupapuyngu Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrmaŋa(') djirrmaŋa inheritance both “djirr” and “mangu” seem to be possible affixes? derived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Gurindji Tachyglossus aculeatus tyuŋkuwurru tyuŋkuwurru loan Jarragan compound elbow (Jarr) -HAVING (Jam) 0 2 0 0 0 no
Guugu Yimidhirr Tachyglossus aculeatus balin-ga & barrathal balin.ga & barrathal porcupine & porcupine unique underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Jaminjung Tachyglossus aculeatus tyungkuwurru tyungkuwurru loan Jarragan compound elbow (Jarr) -HAVING (Jam) 0 2 0 0 0 no
Jaru Tachyglossus aculeatus ginandyi ginandyi loan loan Jarragan WW %kinanytyi uncoded 0 2 0 0 0 no
Jingulu Tachyglossus aculeatus nyinawurtirni nyinawurtirni unknown underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Karajarri Tachyglossus aculeatus djinboga djinboga unique compound 0 2 0 0 0 no
Kija Tachyglossus aculeatus kernanyjel kernanyjel loan Jarragan Ngarinyin possibly loan from Ngarinyin via Nyikina WW %kinanytyi underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Koko-Bera Tachyglossus aculeatus thvmél+thàmpmvr kàlk-ków; minh- minh-thvmél+thàmpmvr kàlk-ków echidna calque Calque statues attributed on basis of /kalk/ 'spear'; there is much more material in this word compound
Kuku-Thaypan Tachyglossus aculeatus akyurrya (; anhye-) akyurrya (; anhye-) loan direction unknown to UOlkol egorag underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Kuku-Yalanji Tachyglossus aculeatus ngangkin ngangkin unique underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Kurtjar Tachyglossus aculeatus alka.dilwa alka.dilwa calque compound 0 2 0 0 0 no
Kuuk Thaayorre Tachyglossus aculeatus kirk+pik; minh- kirk+pik; minh- calque Yir-Yoront YYoront to KThaay or vice versa; HOWEVER, in view of Kukatj kalkapurrk 'echidna', possibilities also include independent invention and (assuming trandcription vagaries) full cognation (*kalka+pirrki). /kirk/ 'spear' < *kalka; /perr/ poss. < *pirrki or*pik compound kirk 'spear' a reference to the spines 0 2 0 0 0 no
Mangala Tachyglossus aculeatus cawakarraci cawakarraci unique unknown 0 2 0 0 0 no
Mbabaram Tachyglossus aculeatus nganggín nganggín loan Kuku-Yalanji KYal /ngangkin/; poss. Dyirbal? underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Miriwung Tachyglossus aculeatus galaminang galaminang inheritance kalamina N.Jarragan underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Ngandi Tachyglossus aculeatus manapun manaŋgula unknown 0 2 0 0 0 no
Ngarinyin Tachyglossus aculeatus nyorrgan (nyindi) (piebald snake) kulantyi unique proto-Worrorran uncoded (nyindi, F classifier) 0 2 0 0 0 no
Ngarluma Tachyglossus aculeatus tyiripuka tyiripuka loan tyiri prickle 0 2 0 0 0
Ngumbarl Tachyglossus aculeatus kammerangoo kammerangoo inheritance WW %kamaranginy underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Nimanburru Tachyglossus aculeatus gamaraŋinj gamaraŋinj loan WW %kamaranginy underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Nyangumarta Tachyglossus aculeatus manganya manganya loan direction unknown underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Nyikina Tachyglossus aculeatus kinanyji kinanyji loan direction unknown WW %kinanytyi underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Nyulnyul Tachyglossus aculeatus gamaran_anj XXngl W gamaran_anj XXngl W loan WW %kamaranginy underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Pakanh Tachyglossus aculeatus kekoywa; minha- minha-kekoywa calque Unknown compound With keka 'spear' 0 2 0 0 0 no
Rembarrnga Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrmangah battahyi unknown 0 2 0 0 0 no
Ritharrngu Tachyglossus aculeatus djirrŋama' dyirrŋama7 inheritance 0 2 0 0 0 no
Tjaapukay Tachyglossus aculeatus missing missing missing 0 2 0 0 0 no
Uw-Olkol Tachyglossus aculeatus egorag; inh- inh-egorag porcupine, echidna, Tachyglossus aculeatus unique underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Uw-Oykangand Tachyglossus aculeatus ekorak; inh- inh-ekorak porcupine, echidna, Tachyglossus aculeatus unique underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Walmajarri Tachyglossus aculeatus minaji minaji inheritance mina-tyi Ngumpin-Yapa mina 'nest, lair, shell' Warlpiri underived 0 2 0 0 0 no
Warlpiri Tachyglossus aculeatus jilka-marda jilka-marda unique compound prickle-HAVING (prickle jtylkarla) 0 2 0 0 0 no
Warrwa Tachyglossus aculeatus kenayinyji kenayinyji loan direction unknown WW %kinanytyi 0 2 0 0 0
Wik Ngathan Tachyglossus aculeatus punkench (~ puun-kunch) punkvñc (~ puunkuñc) echidna unique compound puun 'head' + kunch 'penis' minh 0 2 0 0 0 no
Worrorra Tachyglossus aculeatus mirimiringarrinya mirimiringarrinya unknown proto-Worrorran reduplication and gender suffix -nya uncoded 0 2 0 0 0 no
Wunambal Tachyglossus aculeatus gunanji gunanji loan direction unknown proto-Worrorran WW %kinanytyi 0 2 0 0 0 no
Yan-nhangu Tachyglossus aculeatus missing missing missing 0 2 0 0 0 no
Yawuru Tachyglossus aculeatus djinboga djinboga loan Karajarri compound 0 2 0 0 0 no
Yidiny Tachyglossus aculeatus yagu:ny (TC; <yagunyU.A>) ~ yagu:nyang (G; <yagunyang?) ~ yagu:nya (W; <yagunya>) yagu:ny (TC; <yagunyU.A>) ~ yagu:nyang (G; <yagunyang?) ~ yagu:nya (W; <yagunya>) unique underived minya 0 2 0 0 0 no
Yir-Yoront Tachyglossus aculeatus kalqperr; minh- minh-kal7perr calque Unknown YYoront to KThaay or vice versa; HOWEVER, in view of Kukatj kalkapurrk 'echidna', possibilities also include independent invention and (assuming trandcription vagaries) full cognation (*kalka+pirrki) compound /kalq/ 'spear' < *kalka; /perr/ poss. < *pirrki or*pikirrkalq 'spear' < *kalka; perr poss. < *pirrki or*pikirr. /kalq/ 'spear' is a reference to the spines 0 2 0 0 0 no