grasshopper

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flora-fauna
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Bankalachi Toloim Caelifera chahl'-to-wil Cricket loan Yokuts Chukchansi chah'-noos'; chi'-noo-as, tah-nă-wus “grasshopper”; Wikchamni chah-nā'-kut; chan-ā-kus “grasshopper” same underived C. H. Merriam 72-813, 60-465 2 1 0 0 0 no
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone Caelifera aa-ttankih Grasshopper inheritance *attaNkaC Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) narrower (a species of grasshopper) underived probably complex etymologically Crapo 1976:138 2 1 0 0 0 no
Burarra Caelifera jin-gugarrarramiya dyin-gubatpattya unique dyin- noun class 2 1 0 0 0 no
Cahuilla Caelifera wíʔit ˈwiʔit grass hopper inheritance *woʔV- Uto-Aztecan S1034 (Stubbs 2009:167) narrower (Merriam gives sah'-kah-kah-wah “red-winged” 60-143 for Wanikik Cahuilla other complex wi7i-t no info Seiler & Hioki 1979:244 wi7item is the name of a clan (Seiler & Hioki 1979:244) 2 1 no info gathered (wild) All long trenches dug and filled with hot rocks, grasshopper swarms pushed into these 0 0 All Americas All habitats no
Central Sierra Miwok Caelifera kó:čo- Grasshopper inheritance *ko:To- ? Miwokan Callaghan 1971 underived Freeland & Broadbent 1960 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chemehuevi Caelifera ɂá·takapitsI Grasshopper inheritance *attaNkaC Proto-Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) same other complex has -pi-tsi ABS-DIM? (In Kawaiisu this counts as a single ABS) Harrington Chemehuevi Noun List 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Barbareno Caelifera tuq' small grasshopper inheritance *ti/uqu (from *-qu) Proto-Chumash Klar 1977:89 underived Beeler 1978:187 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Ineseno Caelifera tuq grasshopper (Merriam forms confirm) inheritance *ti/uqu (< *-qu) Proto-Chumash Klar 1977:89 underived Klar 1977:89 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Obispeno Caelifera tiqu grasshopper inheritance *ti/uqu (< *-qu) Proto-Chumash Klar 1977:89 underived Klar 1977:89 2 1 0 0 0 no
Chumash Ventureno Caelifera took (1932), tōk (1905); tukh grasshopper inheritance *ti/uqu (<-qu) Proto-Chumash Klar 1977:89 underived Merriam 55:51; JPH 0157 2 1 0 0 0 no
Cocopa Caelifera łxmpaţ grasshopper, horse lubber (Taeniopoda eques) inheritance Proto-Yuman Note Yavapai kąpámka, Kiliwa xnkpaap, Yuma >hīk-ahm-putk' narrower (defined as a species -- but I'll bet it's generic) underived Crawford 1989 2 1 0 0 0 no
Comanche Caelifera ahtakii grasshopper (small sp.) inheritance *attaNkaC Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) narrower (a kind of grasshopper) underived Robinson & Armagost 1990:164 2 1 0 0 0 no
Cupeño Caelifera wi'et ˈwiʔət grasshopper inheritance *woʔV- Uto-Aztecan S1034 (Stubbs 2009:167) same (seems to be generic) other complex ˈwiʔə-t grasshopper-npn -ʔaʃ "pet" possessive classifier for animals Hill & Nolasquez 1973:179 no info 2 1 no info gathered (wild) all swarms scooped into pits and orasted 0 0 global diverse habitats no
Dhangu Caelifera ḏetj ḏety inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Dhay’yi Caelifera missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Dhuwal Caelifera ḏetj ḏety inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Djinang Caelifera ḻiṯmirringi rlirtmirriŋi unique 2 1 0 0 0 no
Esselen Caelifera polokoni grasshopper loan Costanoan Costanoan M, R, S polokV-s/nč unknown Shaul 1986:699 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gabrielino Caelifera we'e:t weˈʔe:t chapule inheritance *woʔV- Uto-Aztecan S1034 (Stubbs 2009:167) same other complex weˈʔe:-t grasshopper-npn -ʔaʧ "pet" possessive classifier for animals Harrington 596 no info 2 1 no info gathered (wild) all roasted on stick in fire (McC 121) 0 0 Global diverse (depends on species) no
Gumatj Caelifera missing missing 2 1 0 0 0 no
Gupapuyngu Caelifera ḏetj dhety inheritance underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Iipay 'Aa Caelifera tuɂmuw, tuumuw grasshopper unique narrower (a kind of grasshopper) underived Couro & Hutcheson 1973 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kawaiisu Caelifera Ɂaataka-piži grasshopper inheritance *attaNkaC Proto-Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) same other complex Ɂaataka-piži grasshopper-ABS Zigmond et al. 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kiliwa Caelifera xnkpaap grasshopper inheritance Proto-Yuman Note Yavapai kąpámka, Cocopa łxmpaţ same underived Mixco 1985 2 1 0 0 0 no
Kitanemuk Caelifera woʔoht ˈwoʔoht grasshopper, or dragonfly inheritance *woʔV- Uto-Aztecan S1034 (Stubbs 2009:167) narrower (I think this is only one kind of grasshopper) other complex ˈwoʔoh-t grasshopper-npn -ʔacit "pet" possessive classifier for animals Anderton 1988:580 no info 2 1 no info gathered (wild) all roasted in pits, on sticks, etc. (no info specific to Kitanemuk) 0 0 global Diverse habitats no
Lake Miwok Caelifera kóoTo grasshopper inheritance *ko:To- ? Miwokan Callaghan 1971 underived Callaghan 1965 2 1 0 0 0 no
Luiseño Caelifera wi'ét wiʹɁet grasshopper inheritance *woʔV- Uto-Aztecan S1034 (Stubbs 2009:167) same other complex wiʹɁe-t grasshopper-non.possessed.noun Elliott 1999:1047 no info 2 1 no gathered (wild) all roasted en masse in pit (Sparkman 1908:200 0 0 global diverse (depends on species) no
Maidu Caelifera ty\lí grasshopper unique other complex -i is stem former Shipley 1963 2 1 0 0 0 no
Mojave Caelifera yamkuka grasshopper unique narrower (according to Merriam 55:151, a large grasshopper) phrase from iiya “mouth” + mkuka ?? Munro et al.1992 2 1 0 0 0 no
Mutsun Caelifera po'-lo-kish grasshopper inheritance Costanoan M, R, S polokV-s/nč (Shaul 1989 on Esselen) reduplicated Merriam 55:419 2 1 0 0 0 no
Ngandi Caelifera jalma dyalma unique underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Nisenan Caelifera 7en grasshopper CHM “any kind” (also bŭ-daw; koon, yoon unique underived Uldall & Shipley 1966; Merriam 57:243 2 1 0 0 0 no
Northern Paiute Caelifera wutata Grasshopper unique Could this be part of *wo'V (Stubbs 1034 (2008:167)?? same underived Merriam 61:149 2 1 0 0 0 no
Northern Sierra Miwok Caelifera ko:co- grasshopper inheritance *ko:To- ? Miwokan Callaghan 1971 underived Callaghan 1987 2 1 0 0 0 no
Plains Miwok Caelifera ko:co- grasshopper inheritance *ko:To-? Callaghan 1971 underived Callaghan 1984 2 1 0 0 0 no
Rembarrnga Caelifera djabburdenjhrdenjh tyappurtentyhrtentyh unique reduplicated 2 1 0 0 0 no
Ritharrngu Caelifera ḏe' rdapurrurru7 unique underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Salinan A Caelifera košoló7 grasshopper unique Salinan underived Mason 1918:123; Turner 1980:75 2 1 0 0 0 no
Salinan M Caelifera kaculó grasshopper unique Salinan underived Mason 1918:123 2 1 0 0 0 no
Seri (Comcaac) Caelifera caatc grasshopper (especially Oedipodinae) unique narrower (certain species) underived Comcaac Dictionary 74 2 1 0 0 0 no
Serrano Caelifera wor7-orht grasshopper inheritance *wo7V- Uto-Aztecan S1034 (Stubbs 2009:167) other complex -t NPN KCHill ms 2001:65 2 1 0 0 0 no
Southern Paiute Caelifera a:rangqapitsi Grasshopper inheritance *attaNkaC Proto-Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) same other complex has -pitsi ABS Sapir 1930:553 2 1 0 0 0 no
Southern Sierra Miwok Caelifera paTa:ti-, 7ang:ut- grasshopper unique underived Broadbent 1964: 2 1 0 0 0 no
Southern Ute Caelifera ?áa-rAká-cI grasshopper inheritance *attaNkaC Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) same other complex has -ci ABS (I see no reason for G's segmentation) Givon 1979 2 1 0 0 0 no
Tübatulabal Caelifera ka'awüt kaʔaˈwɨt grasshopper unique Note: (Merriam gives sah'-kah-kah-wah “red-winged grasshopper” 60-143 for Wanikik Cahuilla same other complex kaʔaˈwɨ-t grasshopper-nph (may contain augmentative) Hill 2010:33 no info 2 1 Voegelin 1938:12 no info N/A N/A N/A 0 0 global Diverse habitats no
Tümpisa Shoshone Caelifera aattangki grasshopper inheritance *attaNkaC Proto-Numic Stubbs 1036 (2008:167) Central & Southern Numic only narrower (I think this is a specific kind of large grasshopper, not the little green ones) unknown Dayley 1989:2 2 1 0 0 0 no
Wappo Caelifera cíy' grasshopper (CHM confirms (he has a binomial, tsel che) unique underived Sawyer 1965 2 1 0 0 0 no
Washo Caelifera pa7gó:t'omhu grasshopper unique phrase elements unknown Merriam 55:313; WPD 2 1 0 0 0 no
Western Mono Caelifera akisa', akɨsa' grasshopper unique *akɨsa Western Numic only same underived Bethel et al.:4 no info 2 1 probably eaten no info no info no info no info 0 0 no
Wintu Caelifera nep grasshopper (several kinds) unique underived Pitkin 1985 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yan-nhangu Caelifera ḻit'mirriŋu ḻit'mirriŋu unique mirriŋu kinship term? underived 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yavapai Caelifera kąpámka Grasshopper inheritance Proto-Yuman Note Kiliwa xnkpaap, Cocopa Cocopa łxmpaţ unknown Shaterian 1983 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yokuts Palewyami Caelifera tat'-kā grasshopper unique only resemblant in Kroeber is Nutunutu ToTutoi, Wo'lasi DoDotic; might be Golla's Nim-Y *t'a:n-, *č'a:n- same underived probably has reduplicated first syllable with syncope Merriam 58:531 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yokuts Yawdanchi Caelifera tc'anèkac grasshopper inheritance *t'a:n-, *č'a:n Nim-Yokuts Golla 1964:62 same underived probably complex but no possibility of analysis Kroeber 1961:206) 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yokuts Yowlumne Caelifera t'anauwuT, t'anawat grasshopper inheritance *t'a:n-, *č'a:n- Nim-Yokuts Golla 1964:62 same underived must be complex but analysis not possible Kroeber 1961:206 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yuki Caelifera la:čam, la:č'am A grasshopper inheritance *lač'am Yukian Schlichter 1985 other complex -am derives nouns Sawyer & Schlichter 1984 2 1 0 0 0 no
Yuma Caelifera >hīk-ahm-putk' Grasshopper inheritance Proto-Yuman Note Yavapai kąpámka, Kiliwa xnkpaap, Cocopa łxmpaţ unknown Merriam 61:465 2 1 0 0 0 no
Bardi Orthoptera dinyidiny dinydiny inheritance reduplicated 0 0 0 0 0 no
Bunuba Orthoptera gindili kintili unknown Goon missing underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Gajirrabeng Orthoptera bilbiljing, gerndilng, janjibeng, janyoongba pilpiltying inheritance pilpityi Jarragan also gerndilng, janjibeng, janyoongba reduplicated 0 0 0 0 0 no
Gooniyandi Orthoptera jaadoo unique missing 0 0 0 0 0 no
Gurindji Orthoptera pilpilytyi pilpilytyi loan Jarragan WW %pilpiltyi underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Guugu Yimidhirr Orthoptera bundiil & yiijin bundiil & yiijin grasshopper & green grasshopper sp inheritance *puntilV pPaman As *punti+, pPama-Maric. /yiijin/ is cognate w KYim /yiljun/. underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Jaminjung Orthoptera palman palman unknown underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Jaru Orthoptera bilbildyi pilpiltyi loan Jarragan WW %pilpiltyi uncoded 0 0 0 0 0 no
Jingulu Orthoptera kuratyaapa kuratyaapa unknown underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Karajarri Orthoptera djinbalga cinpalka loan Yawuru underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Kija Orthoptera kirntilji kirntiltyi unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Koko-Bera Orthoptera PÉNGKVLPARVNY PÉNGKVLPARVÑ grasshopper unique simplex
Kuku-Thaypan Orthoptera andil andil inheritance *puntil(V) pPaman pPama-Maric *punti+; pKarnic *pinti underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Kuku-Yalanji Orthoptera jimu & yiljun jimu & yiljun unique /yiljun/ is cognate w GYim /yiijin/. underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Kurtjar Orthoptera ruaangkird ruaangkird unique underived eeny used as a generik with at least one species term 0 0 0 0 0 no
Kuuk Thaayorre Orthoptera punhk+rathulk; ruurr- ruurr-pungk+rathulk unique compound pungk 'knee' 0 0 0 0 0 no
Mangala Orthoptera carrcun carrcun unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Mbabaram Orthoptera bundí bundí loan Yidiny Yidiny /bundim/ Source could be Dyirbal /bundiñ/. underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Miriwung Orthoptera bilbildjing pilpiltying inheritance pilpiltyi Jarragan WW %pilpiltyi reduplicated 0 0 0 0 0 no
Ngarinyin Orthoptera dadge dadge inheritance *rtarrke proto-Worrorran uncoded 0 0 0 0 0 no
Ngumbarl Orthoptera jinÕbala <jinÕbala> inheritance underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Nimanburru Orthoptera dinj dinj diny diny inheritance reduplicated 0 0 0 0 0 no
Nyangumarta Orthoptera wajapi wacapi unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Nyikina Orthoptera moorrkoo moorrkoo unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Nyulnyul Orthoptera laladj lalaj unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Pakanh Orthoptera athathim athathim unknown underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Tjaapukay Orthoptera bundim puntim grasshopper inheritance *puntim pYTj To pPama-Maric *punti+. Forms like /pinti/ are very widespread underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Uw-Olkol Orthoptera udndil udndil grasshopper inheritance underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Uw-Oykangand Orthoptera udndil udndil grasshopper unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Walmajarri Orthoptera jarrjun tyarrtyun unique underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Wardaman Orthoptera belejejeman belejejeman unknown uncoded 0 0 0 0 0 no
Warlpiri Orthoptera jintilyka ~ kintilyka jintilyka loan Wati underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Wik Ngathan Orthoptera thatel thatvl grasshopper inheritance *catal pWesternCYP (??) Homophonous w 'thigh'; cognates incl 'thigh', 'frog', 'mudskipper'; attested (as *cata 'frog') as far as Gunwinyguan underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Worrorra Orthoptera rdarrgenya rdarrgenya inheritance *rtarrke proto-Worrorran gender suffix -nya uncoded 0 0 0 0 0 no
Yawuru Orthoptera dyinybarlka jinybarlka inheritance underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Yidiny Orthoptera bundim (TC) & balmbiny (TC) puntim & palmpiñ inheritance *puntim pYTj To pPama-Maric *punti+. Forms like /pinti/ are very widespread underived 0 0 0 0 0 no
Yir-Yoront Orthoptera pirtilt; lorr- lorr-pirtilt inheritance *punti+ pPama-Maric, with likely cognates as far away as Karnic phonological history in YYoront is problematic underived 0 0 0 0 0 no