name

Semantic Field
human
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
nombre
Meaning Portuguese
nome

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
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone na-tappinia-ppyh “name, signature” unique Jane Hill
Cahuilla tew-al inheritance S&H 1979 Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok 7oja:she:- inheritance Jane Hill
Chemehuevi ni/a-vi inheritance Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno ty inheritance Klar 1977:18 Jane Hill
Chumash Cruzeno te inheritance Klar 1977:18 Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno ty inheritance Klar 1977:18 (and A:79) Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno ti (JPH has ty from RC) inheritance Klar 1977:18 Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno ty inheritance Klar 1977:18 Jane Hill
Cocopa muLy inheritance Jane Hill
Comanche nihakyry inheritance Jane Hill
Cupeño -tew'a [tɨwɁə] inheritance Jane Hill
Esselen -map (Arroyo) unknown Shaul 1995:202 Jane Hill
Gabrielino mo-tuwa:nya-n “your name” inheritance Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa chehich [tʃəˈxɪtʃ] unknown Jane Hill
Kawaiisu nijaa-vi inheritance Jane Hill
Kiliwa ny-7-mil inheritance Jane Hill
Kitanemuk tyw inheritance Jane Hill
Lake Miwok la/kte unknown Jane Hill
Luiseño tung-la inheritance Jane Hill
Maidu ja/, ja../ inheritance Jane Hill
Mojave imuuly inheritance Jane Hill
Mutsun raakat unknown NW (JPH) Jane Hill
Nisenan ha, ja, ja:, jawi:- (v); hesi japebe my:m “what is his name?” inheritance Jane Hill
Northern Paiute ni7a “to name, call by name” inheritance Nichols 1974:177 Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok 7oja:se- inheritance Jane Hill
Plains Miwok 7owa:se- inheritance Jane Hill
Salinan A ka:set ka:s:il-e (pl) “name” p. 27; unknown Jane Hill
Salinan M missing missing Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) ita/asi unknown Jane Hill
Serrano tywan-c inheritance Jane Hill
Southern Paiute nia:-S inheritance Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok 7oja:he- inheritance Jane Hill
Southern Ute ni/aa, ni/7a inheritance Jane Hill
Tübatulabal tingwaa-n inheritance Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone niha, niya inheritance Jane Hill
Wappo ya/we inheritance Jane Hill
Washo di/ye “to name” loan J1979:567 Jane Hill
Western Mono nani/yan inheritance Jane Hill
Wintu -jet, jechuna:s inheritance Jane Hill
Yavapai mu/l, mo/l inheritance Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami wa7shet inheritance JPH Gamble 91 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi hoyowac inheritance K07:241 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yowlumne hOy'O inheritance Blevins 2004 Jane Hill
Yuki ya,w- inheritance S&S 1984 Jane Hill
Yuma amuly “to have a personal name”, shi:muly “to have a clan name” H6:155 inheritance Jane Hill
Baniwa -iipítana -iipítana inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Carijona eseti inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Cubeo ãmiá ãmiá loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Kelsey Neely; Tanja Baeuerlein
Dâw xaát xǎt inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Desano wãĩ́ wãĩ́ loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Eñepa #NAME? itʃeik inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Waorani ẽ-bõ-wo unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez, PLE
Hup hǎt hǎt inheritance See Language page Pattie Epps
Makushi yeseʔ (IDS) yeseʔ (IDS) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Nheengatu eɾa eɾa inheritance See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Ninam wãha wãha inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Maihiki mami ja mami xã loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Daniel Valle
Pemon esek (A1981); esek (M2000) esek (A1981); e'sek (M2000) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Resígaro iivú iivú inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Sanumá wãh, hito (both EM72) wãh, hito (both EM72) inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tariana pitána pitána inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Tukano wãmé wãmé loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Kotiria ~waba w˜ãmã loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page D. Jagannathan, Tanja Bauerlein
Yanomam wãfe (EM72) wãfe (EM72) inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yanomami pei a wãhã pei a wãhã inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yukuna iíji iíhi inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yuhup hât hât inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Arabana pidla unique Claire Bowern
Bardi ninga; irrnga ninga; irrnga inheritance Claire Bowern
Bunuba yingiy doubtful loan Claire Bowern
Burarra -nelangga unknown Claire Bowern
Dhangu ŋaykaṉa unknown Claire Bowern
Dhuwal yäku Claire Bowern
Dhuwala ŋaykaṉa unknown Claire Bowern
Diyari tharla inheritance Claire Bowern
DiyariREU [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Djambarrpuyngu ya:ku Claire Bowern
Djapu yäku inheritance Claire Bowern
Djinang girarrk unknown Claire Bowern
Gajirrabeng yinginy inheritance Claire Bowern
Gooniyandi yingi doubtful loan Claire Bowern
Gupapuyngu yäku inheritance Claire Bowern
Gurindji yini inheritance Claire Bowern
Jaru yirdi inheritance Claire Bowern
Karajarri 3970 unique Claire Bowern
Kija yinginy- inheritance Claire Bowern
Malyangapa mitji doubtful loan Claire Bowern
Mangala yini inheritance Claire Bowern
Miriwung yinginy inheritance Claire Bowern
Mithaka [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Mudburra yini Claire Bowern
Mudburra yini inheritance Claire Bowern
Ngamini tarla inheritance Claire Bowern
Ngandi ngitj inheritance Claire Bowern
Ngarluma yini Claire Bowern
Ngumbarl nyillowel nyilawil inheritance Claire Bowern
Nhirrpi thala inheritance Claire Bowern
Northern Mangarla yini Claire Bowern
Northern Nyangumarta yini inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyangumarta 9170 inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyikina nilawal nilawal inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyulnyul nalaol nalaol inheritance Claire Bowern
Paakantyi migi inheritance? Claire Bowern
Pirriya [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Pitta-Pitta [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Rirratjingu ya:ku, ŋaykaṉa Claire Bowern
Ritharrngu garrar unique Claire Bowern
Walmajarri yini inheritance Claire Bowern
Wangkayutyuru [missing] missing Claire Bowern
Warrwa nilawal nilawal inheritance Claire Bowern
Wubuy muwaj inheritance Claire Bowern
Yan-nhangu Riya-djuŋgaliwarrway unknown Claire Bowern
Yandruwandha maya doubtful loan Claire Bowern
Yarluyandi wangka unique Claire Bowern
Yawarrawarrka drikindri unique Claire Bowern
Yawuru nilawal nilawal inheritance Claire Bowern
Achagua hiʔinaʃi hiʔinaʃi inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Piapoco ípidená ípidená See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari íí íí See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena nuʃina nuʃina See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero iľ̥iwanaha iľ̥iwanaha See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bare na na See Language page Ana Paula B.
Wapishana ɨɨ ɨɨ inheritance Proto North Arawak See Language page Ana Paula B.
Mandawaka See Language page Ana Paula B.
Paresi enexare, exaliti enexare, exaliti inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure woiy woij unique See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá -kupɨ'na -kupɨ'na unique See Language page Joyce McCormick
Arutani rawi ɾawi See Language page John Blaha
Sape marua maɾua See Language page John Blaha
Bora meme mɛmɛ loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane mómo mómo See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Akawaio eezek ezɛk inheritance Proto-Carib See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Apalai esety esetɨ inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana ehet ehet inheritance See Language page PLE
Tiriyó eka eka inheritance See Language page Becky Walker
Makiritare tə̄tɨ (IDS) (call (=name)); ö:tü (KH) tə:tɨ (IDS); ə:tɨ (KH) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Mapoyo yeetï jeetʊ See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai oy-osotɨ oy-osotɨ inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari ety etɨ See Language page Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Yukpa eje dʒose See Language page Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross
Kalapalo ititï ititɨ inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Muisca hyca hɨka See Language page Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá trɨ̃́ trɨ̃́ See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Cofán inise inisɛ See Language page Daniel Valle phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS
Candoshi-Shapra soora sooɾa unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro nu´ju nuʔxu See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez yace yake See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna naega [2-3, 1, 4] naega unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina kʉɾaa kʉɽa: unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Camsa wabáina wabáina See Language page Daniel Valle, Anissa Capuchino
Andoke #NAME? #NAME? unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé kẽ See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave #NAME? #NAME? unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Máku entse entse See Language page PLE
Ashuar náar (my name) na:r See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa naari na:ri See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna da, na da, na inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses cuëmëdaid kuɨmɨdaid unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo hanɨ hanɨ inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua jitya xı̃tja unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua shuti ʃuti See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá suti suti See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua shuti ʃuti See Language page Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano suti suti See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Piaroa wã'bẽ́ wã'bẽ́ unique See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Sáliva umacha umaʧa unique See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano ~wabe ~wabe See Language page D. Jagannathan, Tanja Baeuerlein
Carapana wãme wãmɛ See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Makuna ~wabe ~wabe loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Amanda Novak, D. Jagannathan, Tanja Bauerlein
Yuruti 'wãbẽ 'wãbẽ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Waikhana wãbẽ wãbẽ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Siriano wãĩ́ wãĩ́ See Language page Ana Paula, Kelsey Neely
Tanimuca wã'bẽã wã'bẽã loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tatuyo wã'bẽ wã'bẽ See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tuyuka wã'bẽ wãʔbẽ See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja wãmɛ̃́ wãmɛ̃́ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje mami mami loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona mami mami loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Kelsey Neely
Secoya mami mã'mĩ See Language page Amanda N
Karitiana sat sat unknown See Language page Daniel Valle
Kokama chira tʃiɾa inheritance See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi anɨ anɨ inheritance See Language page PLE
Sirionó ere ere inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá et et inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina mammu maam̵ɯ loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto mámekï mámɛkɯ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto mámekï mámɛkɯ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto mamekï mamɛkɯ loan into protolanguage, direction unknown Boran, Witotoan, Tukanoan See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito ɨyaaca ɨjaaka inheritance See Language page Cynthia Hansen
Záparo aychaw ajʧaw See Language page Becky Walker
Wari wišišiʔ (wit) wiʃiʃiʔ (wit) See Language page PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo baxani (Girard 1971) baxani (Girard 1971) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cavineña e-ba-ka-ni e-ba-ka-ni inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara suti suti See Language page PLE
Kwazá ta- ta- See Language page Joyce McCormick
Movima eɬe eɬe See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai taak(-ake) taak(-ake) unique See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang jiji yiyi; yɨyɨ See Language page PLE
Suyá ɨtɨ ɨtɨ See Language page Rebekah Evans
Djeoromitxi tõhi tõhi See Language page PLE