bait for fishing

Semantic Field
subsistence tool
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
cebo, carnada para pescar, empate (Peru)
Meaning Portuguese
isca

Languages

Language Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Etymology Notes Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Word Structure Word Structure Notes General Notes Source Created By
Cahuilla missing missing Jane Hill
Cupeño missing missing Jane Hill
Luiseño ichilash kaarawut bait, worm used for bait unique neither form attested in cognate sets phrase Elliott 1999 Jane Hill
Gabrielino missing missing Jane Hill
Serrano missing missing Jane Hill
Kitanemuk missing missing Jane Hill
Tübatulabal tü:hatt fish bait loan Numic Could this be Stubbs 1235, from Numic *tyha 'to hunt'?? other complex K. Hill Tb>Eng Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim missing missing Jane Hill
Kawaiisu missing missing Jane Hill
Chemehuevi missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Paiute missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Ute missing missing Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone pangwi tykkannympy fish bait (lit. fish dining-table) unique phrase fish food-walk-ABS Dayley 1989 Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone missing missing Jane Hill
Comanche missing missing Jane Hill
Western Mono missing missing Jane Hill
Northern Paiute tywo7a bait worm woo7a 'worm' Liljeblad et al 2012:555 Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok 7ywyn-:a- bait unique construction from 7ywy 'to eat' with caus. other complex 7yw:y- st.1 'to eat' Broadbent 1964 Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok lapis:a7 holo:meTy7 fish bait inheritance Proto-eastern Miwok holo:meTy7 'worm' = in Mip phrase fish worm/bait Callaghan 1987 Jane Hill
Plains Miwok huk:i- bait unique simplex Callaghan 1984 Jane Hill
Lake Miwok káac jolúmni bait (lit. fish food) unique phrase Callaghan 1965 Jane Hill
Maidu pedú bait unique simplex Shipley 1963 Jane Hill
Nisenan missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami missing missing Jane Hill
Washo bat'á:du bait unknown derived nmlzr -hu Washo Project Dictionary Jane Hill
Wintu missing missing Jane Hill
Yuki missing missing Jane Hill
Wappo missing missing Jane Hill
Mutsun missing missing Jane Hill
Esselen missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan A missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan M missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno 7is'uw bait inheritance Proto-Central Chumash derived 7uw 'to bite' Beeler 1978 Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno s'uw bait inheritance Proto-Central Chumash simplex Applegate 1973 ms Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa missing missing Jane Hill
Cocopa missing missing Jane Hill
Mojave 7achii takwahav 7ipay live bait unique phrase fish bait.line Munro et al. 1992 Jane Hill
Yavapai missing missing Jane Hill
Kiliwa missing missing Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) ziix icáahit bait (lit. cosa con que uno pesca) unknown phrase caahit Moser & Marlett 2005 Jane Hill
Kakua tib-bɨbʔ tib-bɨbʔ unknown Compound seed-lice? can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Katherine Bolaños
Nheengatu pinaputawa pinaputawa inheritance Compound contanis pina 'fish' can refer to worms; more generic See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin, PLE, Alyssa Wadley
Yanomami yuri yãhi juɾi jãhi unknown Compound juɾi, “fish” can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Kelsey Neely
Ninam ia wei ia wei bait unknown Derived ia unclear (fish?), wei nominalizer can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Kelsey Neely
Cubeo cainipãi kainipãi missing can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein; Alyssa Wadley
Tukano ãhú ãhú unknown Simplex can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Hup mɨʔ mɨʔ unknown May be related to 'under' Simplex can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Pattie Epps
Dâw nĩ’ nĩʔ inheritance Proto-Nadahup Simplex can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Sikuani liwai (1) unknown can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, Brittany Weinstein
Pemon mosokoroi (E1977) mɔsɔkɔrɔɪ (E1977) Inheritance Akawaio-Pemon can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Akawaio mosogoroi (E1977) mɔsɔgɔrɔɪ (E1977) inheritance Akawaio-Pemon can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Makushi musun bait (general) unknown can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Melody Ann Ross; Alyssa Wadley
Eñepa kana yok kana jok unknown Phrase kana=fish; together means "meat for the fish" can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin; Alyssa Wadley
Yukuna yenaji jenahi inheritance Proto Rio Negro Simplex can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Tariana niɲá-na niɲá-na inheritance Proto Rio Negro Alternatives: nihyá-na; umapí; kú_x0001_i; apiyá umapí; kakusu_x0001_í; katanapí_x0001_ Phrase fish its-bait-POSS can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B.
Wapishana maˀbai maˀbai unknown Simplex -n is verbal marker ("infinitival?") can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B.
Baniwa -ñhánaa -ɲhánaa inheritance Proto Rio Negro Simplex can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B.
Yir-Yoront pu7 inheritance *puka (rotten) pPNy Barry Alpher
Djinang dyaŋgu semantic shift ‘flesh’ Claire Bowern
Karajarri kanytyilkunyi unique Claire Bowern
Nyangumarta kulya loan Ngarla Claire Bowern
Nyulnyul languar inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyikina laŋar inheritance Claire Bowern
Nimanburru laŋar inheritance Claire Bowern
Bardi laŋar inheritance Claire Bowern
Ritharrngu mordu7 loan direction unknown Rembarrnga Claire Bowern
Rembarrnga murtuh-na loan direction unknown Ritharrngu Claire Bowern
Gupapuyngu yipaŋ unique Claire Bowern
Gumatj yipaŋ unique Claire Bowern
Dhuwal yipaŋ unique Claire Bowern
Yawuru yunu unique Claire Bowern
Gurindji nguru loan Gajirrabeng also tobacco; cf. Gaj. ngooroong lump of chewed tobacco also tobacco; cf. Gaj. ngooroong lump of chewed tobacco Patrick McConvell
Gooniyandi paamparangi semantic shift <caterpillar Patrick McConvell
Jaminjung kilin unknown Patrick McConvell
Miriwung kerung unique Patrick McConvell
Achagua wanáwaʃi wanáwaʃi can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Piapoco yanáisi janáisi can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena mana mana can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero imanaha imanaha can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi hirolati hidjulati can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Bora worm: ïḯpa; common bait worm: tyuuhúmɨ; bait (in general): tájuta worm: ɯ́ɯ́pa; common bait worm: tjɯɯʔɯ́mɨ; bait (in general): tʰáxɯtʰa can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane worm: xɨ́ʔɨba, čúʔúi worm: xɨ́ʔɨba, tʃúʔúi can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Apalai myxinu mɨxinu can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana motoloi motoloi can refer to worms; more generic See Language page PLE
Tiriyó muunu muunu can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Becky Walker
Makiritare kadaihyai (river spider used for fish bait) (KH) kadaihjai unknown can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Wai Wai karaΦa karaΦa inheritance can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Páez [sepu] can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna pau-abê (Alv44) pauʔabɨ can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Pumé ãrĩ can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave -hɨn -hɨn can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Ashuar métek, wajásmau mɯtɯk, waxasmau can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna wiya 'bait' wija 'bait' can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle
Yagua puryũtyã; piryũtyã (?) purjũtjã; pirjũtjã (?) can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa u'úhkuah (K76) uʔúhkuah can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Sáliva juwehgaha 'bait' huweʔgaʔa can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Becky Walker
Carapana wa-í 'wéérike, 'wéérike (fish hook) wa-í 'wéérike, 'wéérike (fish hook) can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Tuyuka wa'i wee-'re waʔi wee-ʔre can refer to worms; more generic See Language page D. Jagannathan, Ana Paula B.
Wayampi pinapota (O78) pinapota (O78) can refer to worms; more generic See Language page PLE
Kamayurá pinapotap pinapotap can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina agïïma, ï̃ï̃ko, hïdzaako agɯɯma, ɯ̃ɯ̃ko, hɯdzaako can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Nɨpode Witoto igḯroï, áïkï igɯ́roɯ, áɯkɯ can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto (a)igḯroï, áïkï (a)igɯ́roɯ, áɯkɯ can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto aïgïro, aïkï aɯgɯro, aɯkɯ can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito íruuja (empate, una presa que se usa para pescar con anzuelo; este término se refiere tanto al empate de carne o insecto como al empate hecha de masilla de yuca) íruuha can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Cynthia Hansen
Záparo ityawru itjawru can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Becky Walker
Cavineña emiwa-ki (generic bait) emiwa-ki can refer to worms; more generic See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kaingang ɛ̃ŋΦi-to-sa-yaΦã (IDS) ɛ̃ŋΦi-to-sa-yaΦã (IDS) can refer to worms; more generic See Language page PLE