moon

Semantic Field
environment
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
luna
Meaning Portuguese
lua

Languages

Language Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Etymology Notes Source Created By General Notes
Bankalachi Toloim moo-yah' 209 inheritance Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone mya inheritance Jane Hill
Cahuilla menily inheritance S&H 1979 Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok kome/- inheritance Jane Hill
Chemehuevi mija/rogopic(i) inheritance Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno 7aw7aj inheritance Klar 1977:91 Jane Hill
Chumash Cruzeno 7awhay' loan Klar 1977:91 Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno 7away7 inheritance Klar 1977:91 Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno t-awa7 inheritance Klar 1977:91 Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno 7awhay7 inheritance Klar 1977:91 Jane Hill
Cocopa xLya7 inheritance Jane Hill
Comanche mya inheritance Jane Hill
Cupeño meni-ly [məniʎ] inheritance Jane Hill
Gabrielino moa:r inheritance Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa hellyaa [xəˈɫʸaˑ] inheritance Jane Hill
Kawaiisu mya-zi inheritance Jane Hill
Kiliwa xa7la7 inheritance Jane Hill
Kitanemuk myach inheritance Jane Hill
Lake Miwok kome/enawa inheritance Jane Hill
Luiseño moy-la inheritance Jane Hill
Maidu kulu/m po\k'o/ “dark luminary” inheritance Jane Hill
Mojave haly'a inheritance Jane Hill
Mutsun Ta:r unknown o77:145, 309 Jane Hill
Nisenan po:mbok inheritance Jane Hill
Northern Paiute myha inheritance Thornes 03:245 Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok kome- inheritance Jane Hill
Plains Miwok kome- inheritance Jane Hill
Salinan A Tats'o:/opi7 (A), loan Jane Hill
Salinan M Tats'o:/pe' loan Mason 1918:133 Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) iizax unknown Jane Hill
Serrano mya:-T/t inheritance Jane Hill
Southern Paiute mya-G inheritance Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok kome- inheritance Jane Hill
Southern Ute maatag'ochI, myatag'ochI inheritance Jane Hill
Tübatulabal myyjal, myyjapisht inheritance Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone mya(ttsi) inheritance Jane Hill
Wappo hi/n (also “sun”) loan into protolanguage Jane Hill
Washo dí:be p'íʔiš unknown Washo Project Jane Hill
Western Mono tadamy/7a, tadawy/7a inheritance Jane Hill
Wintu canaly unknown Jane Hill
Yavapai hla/ inheritance Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami 7opHos inheritance JPH Gamble 91 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi 7upH-ish inheritance K07:237, G64 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yowlumne 7opH other G1964:65 Jane Hill
Yuki lashk'aw “moon, month” inheritance S&S 1984 Jane Hill
Yuma xaly7a/ H3:208 inheritance Jane Hill
Baniwa kéeri kéeɻi inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Carijona nuna (SM) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo aviá, aviá ñamicacʉ, ñamicacʉ aviá, aviá ɲamikakɨ, ɲamikakɨ inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely; Tanja Baeuerlein
Dâw xʉtʉʉ̀m, xotʉʉ̀m [lua, sol] xɨtɨ̂m, xɔtɨ̂m inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano abe abe inheritance shared Siriono See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Eñepa wanə wanə unknown See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Hodï amiye unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez
Waorani apãi-kã unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez, PLE
Hup wædhɔ́ wædhɔ́ inheritance See Language page Pattie Epps
Makushi kapói kapói inheritance N Amaz subgroup See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu yaci jasi inheritance See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam wilipo, wiripo (EM72) wilipo, wiɾipo inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Maihiki ñamihaquɨ aguɨ ɲamihakɨ agɨ inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Pemon kapui (A1981); kapɨii (E1980); kapüi (M2000) kapui (A1981); kapɨi (E1980) inheritance N Amaz subgroup See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro keégí keégí inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Sanumá pilipoma (EM72) pilipoma (EM72) inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Sikuani juameto (3) inheritance used for both 'sun' and 'moon' [compare Tukanoan] See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, Rebecca Khorram, PLE
Tariana deːpite keːɾi deːpite keːɾi inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Tukano mujĩ́ pũ muhĩ́ pũ inheritance Branch 1, E Tuk See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Kotiria sʉ̃ ñami macariro (Waltz) sʉ̃ ñami makaɾiɾo (Waltz) inheritance See Language page D. Jagannathan, Tanja Bauerlein
Yanomam poripo (EM72) poɾipo inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yanomami peripo peɾipo inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yukuna keri keɾi inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yuhup wædhɔ̌ wædhɔ̌ inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Arabana ngarkani unique Claire Bowern
Bardi guwidi XXngl also month kuwidi inheritance Claire Bowern
Bunuba girlinymana unknown Claire Bowern
Burarra an-jirderda unknown Claire Bowern
Dhangu ŋaḻindi inheritance Claire Bowern
Dhuwal wirrmu Claire Bowern
Dhuwala walmuḏa unknown Claire Bowern
Diyari pira inheritance Claire Bowern
DiyariREU ngarkani loan Arabana Claire Bowern
Djambarrpuyngu wirrmu unknown Claire Bowern
Djapu ŋaḻindi inheritance Claire Bowern
Djinang guḻurwi unknown Claire Bowern
Gajirrabeng garngeng inheritance Claire Bowern
Gooniyandi jaalinyi loan Claire Bowern
Gupapuyngu walmuḏa unknown Claire Bowern
Gurindji jakiliny loan Miriwung Claire Bowern
Jabirr-Jabirr kunyol kunyol inheritance Claire Bowern
Jaru jagiliny loan Claire Bowern
Jawi koowedie kuwidi inheritance Claire Bowern
Karajarri kirrirti inheritance Claire Bowern
Kija karnki-ny, Jawurrany- inheritance Claire Bowern
Malyangapa Mal: patju loan Kulin? Claire Bowern
Mangala kirrirti unique Claire Bowern
Miriwung garngeng inheritance Claire Bowern
Mithaka nyangi inheritance? Claire Bowern
Mudburra bardangarra Claire Bowern
Mudburra bardangkarra loan Claire Bowern
Ngamini piRa inheritance Claire Bowern
Ngandi rni-gurrnga inheritance Claire Bowern
Ngarluma wilarra Claire Bowern
Ngumbarl meerijal, koonyool <meerijal, koonyool> inheritance Claire Bowern
Nhirrpi piRa inheritance Claire Bowern
Nimanburru gunjul kunyul inheritance Claire Bowern
Northern Mangarla kirrirti Claire Bowern
Northern Nyangumarta tartarta inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyangumarta mujungu loan Pilbara Claire Bowern
Nyikina rdardarda rdardarda inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyulnyul gunyu(v)l kunyu(v)l inheritance Claire Bowern
Paakantyi baidjuga unique Claire Bowern
Pirriya ngalatha inheritance Claire Bowern
Pitta-Pitta tyangi unique Claire Bowern
Rirratjingu ŋaḻindi inheritance Claire Bowern
Ritharrngu gulkiya inheritance Claire Bowern
Walmajarri yakarn loan Claire Bowern
Wangkayutyuru jipa unique Claire Bowern
Warrwa binkarr, giliman, girridin binkarr, kiliman, kirridin inheritance Claire Bowern
Wubuy ngarlindi loan Claire Bowern
Yan-nhangu rangu loan Burarra Claire Bowern
Yandruwandha nyangi inheritance? Claire Bowern
Yarluyandi piRa inheritance Claire Bowern
Yawarrawarrka pirra inheritance Claire Bowern
Yawuru girridin kirridin inheritance Claire Bowern
Achagua kéeri kéeri inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Piapoco quéeri ké:ɾi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari kéeri kéeɾi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena asíta asíta See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero keľi keľi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Wapishana kʰaɨẓ kʰaɨẓ inheritance Proto-Arawak See Language page Ana Paula B.
Mandawaka kéːri kéːɾi See Language page Ana Paula B.
Paresi kaimare kaimare inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure ki'he-ṛ̌ ki'he-ṛ̌ inheritance See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá kežɨ (also means "month") kežɨ inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Arutani aʔtap aʔtap See Language page John Blaha
Sape tapo tapo See Language page John Blaha
Bora nïʔ-pa pʰéxkʰó-expʰi nɯʔ-pa pʰέxkʰó-ɛxpʰi inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane (ɸúkkuo) nɨ́ʔɨ-ba (ɸúkkuo) nɨ́ʔɨ-ba See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Akawaio kaböi kaböɪ inheritance Pemongan See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Akawaio/Ingariko dialect kapëi kapɤi See Language page Lauren Franklin
Apalai nuno nuno inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana nunuwë nunuwǝ inheritance See Language page PLE
Tiriyó nunnə nunnə inheritance See Language page Becky Walker
Makiritare nūnə (IDS); nu:nö (KH) nu:nə inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Mapoyo nuunë nuunɛ See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai nuuɲi nuuɲi inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari nenuwe nenuwe See Language page Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Yukpa kuno See Language page Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross
Kalapalo ŋune ŋune inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Muisca chie ʂie See Language page Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá heddéko heddéko See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Macaguan jomét homét inheritance Proto-Guahiban See Language page Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram
Cofán cose'su chiga, ccovu kosɛʔsɯ tʃiɣa, khoβɯ See Language page Daniel Valle phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS
Candoshi-Shapra tsoopi tsoopi unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro a´tova aʔtowa See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez ate ate See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna tau5we3ma5cü3 (A58) tauwemakɨ unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina atene atene unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa xuaʃkóna xuaʃkóna See Language page Daniel Valle, Anissa Capuchino
Andoke pódəə̃ pódəə̃ unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé gupẽnẽ See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Tinigua ɲiɸo See Language page Zach Burnett
Puinave həbət həbət unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Máku ya ya See Language page PLE
Warao waniku waniku See Language page John Blaha
Ashuar yántu, nantu jantu, nantu See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa nantu nantu See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna nántu nántu inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses iba, ushë iba, uʃɨ unknown; inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo oṣ̌ɨ (also means "month") oṣ̌ɨ (also means "month") inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua vuje wũxẽ unique; unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua quilla kiʎa See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá killa kiʎa See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua quilla kiʎa See Language page Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano killa kiʎa See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Piaroa j'o'dok'äwa yo'dok'æwa unique See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Sáliva bejo beho unique See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano ~buihu, ~buhihu (YM) ~buihu, ~buhihu (YM) See Language page D. Jagannathan, Tanja Baeuerlein
Carapana moipʉ, muipʉ mɔipɨ, muipɨ See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Makuna ~ubakaji ~jabi gagɨ ~ubakaji ~jabi gagɨ inheritance See Language page Amanda Novak, D. Jagannathan, Tanja Bauerlein
Yuruti jã'bĩ́ bãkɨ̃ bu'ĩpɨ jã'bĩ́ bãkɨ̃ bu'ĩpɨ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Waikhana a'sɨ̃ jã'bĩ kʰɨ̃dõ a'sɨ̃ jã'bĩ kʰɨ̃dõ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Siriano abé ñamímʉ́ abé ñamímɨ́ See Language page Ana Paula, Kelsey Neely
Tanimuca aidya'ka aiʎa'ka unique See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tatuyo bũ'ĩ̃pɨ̃ jã'bĩ bã'kã-kɨ̃, bũ'ĩ̃pɨ̃ 'jãbĩ bã'kãã-kɨ̃ ("sun of the night") bũ'ĩ̃pɨ̃ jã'bĩ bã'kã-kɨ̃, bũ'ĩ̃pɨ̃ 'jãbĩ bã'kãã-kɨ̃ ("sun of the night") See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka bũ'ĩpũ (yã'bĩ-bãkɨ̃) bũʔĩpũ (jãʔbĩ-bãkɨ̃) See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja ñã́mĩ́ mãkʰɨ muipũ̀ ɲã́mĩ́ mãkʰɨ muipũ̀ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje pãimiaʉ pãimiaʉ unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona yãyãkɨ jãjãkɨ inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Secoya ñañë ñã'ñĩ See Language page Amanda N
Karitiana oti oti inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Kokama yatsɨ jatsɨ inheritance See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi yaɨ jaɨ inheritance See Language page PLE
Sirionó ɲasi ɲasi inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá jɑɨ jɑɨ inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina fodyoome ɸodʲoomɛ unknown See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto pḯbï.i pɯ́bɯ.i See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto ɸḯ.ui ɸɯ́.ui See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto ɸïβui ɸɯβui inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito cásiiri kásiiri inheritance See Language page Cynthia Hansen
Záparo kashiikwa kaʃiːkʷa See Language page Becky Walker
Wari panawoʔ panawoʔ See Language page PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo baʔi (also means "month") baʔi See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cavineña badi (Also means "month") badi inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara phajjsi pʰaxsi See Language page PLE
Kwazá hakuri, hanãwã (hakuri also means month) hakuri, hanãwã (hakuri also means month) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Movima yejcho jehtʃo See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai atetl-pak atetl-pak unique See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang kysã kɨṣ̌ã; kɨsã See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi kupa kupa See Language page PLE