basket (general)

Semantic Field
culture-material
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
canasta, canasto, cesta
Meaning Portuguese
cesto

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 ne-at basket inheritance *nyhaC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 120 has only as Takic but see T. Shoshone form other complex Seiler & Hioki 1979:125 Jane Hill
Cupeño nee'et nü:'üt basket inheritance *nyhaC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 120 has only as Takic but see T. Shoshone form other complex Hill & Nolasquez 1973 Jane Hill
Luiseño tukmal basket, winnowing basket unique derived, other complex Elliott 1999 Jane Hill
Gabrielino ko-me'-me komi:me' (H) basket (general term), basket shaped like a bandeja (H570) inheritance *komi Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 99b "pot, back of tortoise, back" simplex Merriam 49:105 Jane Hill
Serrano nyā' (poss) basket inheritance *nyhaC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 120 has only as Takic but see T. Shoshone form simplex Jane Hill
Kitanemuk pahata-t basket (gen.?) inheritance *pasa(ta) Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 1706 other complex Anderton 1988 Jane Hill
Tübatulabal hommol cooking basket inheritance *komi Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 99b "pot, back of tortoise, back" other complex K. Hill Tb>Eng Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim et-tā'-wahn large cooking bowl, coiled loan Yokuts simplex Merriam 49:191 Jane Hill
Kawaiisu sogoci basket inheritance *soko Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 1708 other complex Zigmond et al. 1990 Jane Hill
Chemehuevi saguH a kind of basket unique perhaps related to the "tule mat" words? simplex Harrington Chemehuevi Noun List (K. Hill 1969) Jane Hill
Southern Paiute 7oshA basket (in qanna7oshA "willow basket" inheritance *hoCca Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 118 simplex Sapir Jane Hill
Southern Ute wHca-cI basket inheritance *hoCca Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 118 other complex literaly, squaw-bush thing (only on English side) Givon Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone nyhakka basket inheritance *nyhaC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 120 has only as Takic but see this form and Kawaiisu, Chemehuevi simplex Daylely 1989 Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone pasakkittah basket inheritance *pasa(ta) Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 1706; with /kk/ from somewhere, maybe trying to be English? compound Crapo 1976 Jane Hill
Comanche aawo cup, vessel, container; arch. Basket inheritance *akwo Numic Stubbs 2011 1717 N simplex Robinson & Armagost 1990 Jane Hill
Western Mono apO Apo (?) (coiled cooking) basket inheritance *apo Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 1711; this type of basket most highly valued simplex Loether & Bethel 1993 Jane Hill
Northern Paiute tseda tsida cup or bowl unique must be old 'basket' word; also suu opo 'jar basket with large opening' p. 4; but tseda not at Bishop, Lone Pine, Big Pine simplex tsetake punch a bunch of holes?? Yerington 1987 Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok 7alym-:a- basket inheritance Proto-Sierra Miwok JHH other complex nt Broadbent 1964 Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok 7alu:ma- basket inheritance Proto-Sierra Miwok JHH simplex Freeland & Broadbent 1960 Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok pulak:a-, pylak:a- basket made from dark willow; Indian basket (generic) inheritance Proto-Eastern Miwok JHH other complex Callaghan 1987 Jane Hill
Plains Miwok puluc:i- basket; watertight basket inheritance Proto-Eastern Miwok JHH simplex Callaghan 1984 Jane Hill
Lake Miwok 7olúut Basket (general term), bowl, gallon unique is this the 'round' word? Does it maybe goe with Mis 7alu/y-ma??? Note also Wintun *o:n 'gathering basket' simplex Callaghan 1965 Jane Hill
Maidu loló container, basket inheritance Proto-Maiduan JHH simplex Shipley 1963 Jane Hill
Nisenan p'ëllës ë: U&S's schwa basket (generic term, usually used for rather large baskets) inheritance Proto-Maiduan JHH, see Maidu 'carrying net' other complex p'ël- is root but derivation is not productive Uldall & Shipley 1966 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani t'e:wiCh C is c subdot basket (large) inheritance *t'e:wiTh Proto-Nim-Yokuts Callaghan 1997:35 gives as Pyv only; chaw>t 'large cooking bowl, twined' Merriam 44:189, ahn-ash 'large pack basket' simplex Golla 1964 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi katcau basket unknown simplex Kroeber 1907 Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami ko'-se basket (general term), large cooking basket of split coil, about 14" in diameter unknown note wo-ne' 'close-weave burden basket' and wono words in Numic simplex Berman 2002 Jane Hill
Washo degítyeday7 basket sp. unknown degit- appears in another basket word, so chosen; also debelé:lmi7 'basket sp.' appears also with '3 willow basket' derived it- nominalizer Washo Project Dictionary Jane Hill
Wintu pulu:q basket inheritance *pol Proto-Wintun Shepherd 2006 derived from pOl 'container' Pitkin 1985 Jane Hill
Yuki tu:k (Elmendorf form) basket inheritance Tuk' Proto-North Yukian Elmendorf 1993:227 confirms as generic simplex Schlichter 1985 Jane Hill
Wappo táka7 basket (generic) loan Wintu reconstructs in Proto-Wintun but glossed there as 'hat' simplex Elmendorf 1993 Jane Hill
Mutsun tipşYin basket unknown Merriam 39:103 has o-mah-run, ho-mah-run; ulis Mason 1916:433 derived suffix -n nmlzr; note tippi-the 'coiled' (reverse th) 123 Okrand 1977 Jane Hill
Esselen t'si-la basket (water-tight) unknown Henshaw; possibly from Salinan shla 'basket'??? other complex ncs -la Kroeber 1902 (Languages of the Coast South of SF, UCPAAE 2) Jane Hill
Salinan A cla< coil basket unknown Proto-Salinan šlá7 'dish' Turner p. 100; Pinart has šuoc, ats, atal p. 75 simplex Mason 1918 Jane Hill
Salinan M cla/ coil basket unknown Proto-Salinan teca/< 'basket' p 131, topë/š 'twined basket' 132 simplex Mason 1918 Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno tSaja S is long s (tS=č) chaya, traste unknown note Cupeno chaymal 'big round basket, winnowing basket'. Chaya might be California Spanish??? WW %chaj2 simplex Harrington Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno pïs' ï is barred i basketry bowl unknown caya7 a kind of basket 79; this is main word in Kroeber 1902; also in Merriam 37:557; wačkay' 'carrying basket' 142, also 7aya p. 197 simplex Applegate 1972 Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno missing missing kim 'basket sp.', x'im' coiled storage basket Beeler 1978:189 (sound symbolism?) Beeler 1978 Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno 7aqnïpaš coiled basketry unknown caya 'kind of basket' 4-14 derived Applegate 1973 ms Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa epup woven material, basket inheritance Proto-Yuman Yavapai puvi 'weave', Kiliwa pip, piip 'weave baskets' simplex Couro & Hutcheson 1973 Jane Hill
Cocopa knYxu basket, canoe unknown derived k- Crawford 1986 Jane Hill
Mojave kari basket unknown but note Kiliwa +hay simplex Munro et al. 1992 Jane Hill
Yavapai k7ú: basket, plate unknown swā 'basket, pot' 522 simplex Shaterian 1983 Jane Hill
Kiliwa 7+hay shallow seed basket (used generically throughout dictionary) unknown x-(7)s+kwin flat basket/bowl (58) kwin twist; derived Mixco 1985 Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) hasaj traditional basin-shaped Seri basket unknown simplex Moser & Marlett 2005 Jane Hill
Kakua wɨʔ Doubtful loan Unknown Compare Makiritari wɨ̄wa; Tuyuka pii; Yanomami wɨɨ Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Nheengatu balaiu Doubtful loan Portuguese Probably of Port origin, but could it have originated in Tupi-Guarani? Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Waorani óóto general basket Unique See Language page Epps Research Group
Hodï lãla Unique Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Yanomami pako basket, for transportation Doubtful loan Nheengatu Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Yanomam wɨ: large carrying basket, most common basket Doubtful loan into protolanguage Proto-Yanomami/Yanomam Carib, Makiritari Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Kotiria phʉʔʉ́ inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Cubeo pɨe basket inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Itself acts as a classifier Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Tukano baá Unknown Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Desano pui-bu inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Maihiki dodu Unknown Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Hup máj aturá Inheritance Proto-DYH Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Dâw ʃeʔmãc Inheritance Proto-DYH Also ʃeʔbáx (three-sided) Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Sikuani kote carrying basket Inheritance Proto-MSC (Macaguan, Sikuani) See Language page Epps Research Group
Macaguan okúa Unknown Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Guayabero hoel Unique Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Pemon tʃaɾampue Unknown Alternate: wankotopue, waɪkarapö See Language page Epps Research Group
Akawaio waɪgarapö Inheritance Akawaio-Pemon See Language page Epps Research Group
Makushi wariʔsa Inheritance Pemongan subgroup Also: wopá, waikaraʔpɨ See Language page Epps Research Group
Eñepa mananke general basket Unknown Compare Southern Pastaza Quechua tasa; Iquito táasa. Also: taawa 'deep, tightly woven basket' See Language page Epps Research Group
Yukuna kuwáʔala large basket, to carry yuca Unknown Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Tariana káme basket, basket for transporting fruit Inheritance Proto Rio Negro Alternate: mukutú Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Wapishana daẓuwan Unknown Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Baniwa kaáme Inheritance Proto Rio Negro donor to Puinave kam; Cubeo kбmapʉɛ? Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Resígaro kaʔmó Inheritance Proto Central North Arawak Alternate: míípakó (of a specific material), kamóʔ Simplex See Language page Epps Research Group
Yan-nhangu bathi inheritance Claire Bowern
Djinang batyi inheritance Claire Bowern
Nyulnyul binjen inheritance Claire Bowern
Nimanburru binjen inheritance Claire Bowern
Jabirr-Jabirr binjen inheritance Claire Bowern
Bardi not used not used Claire Bowern
Karajarri yarrpityi unique Claire Bowern
Walmajarri ngurti unique coolamon, vehicle (dict) coolamon, vehicle (dict) Patrick McConvell
Jaru lawarl unknown bowl for carrying sugarbag (dict) Patrick McConvell
Jingulu piyartu semantic shift <short flat coolamon also in Mudburra WW %piyati Patrick McConvell
Miriwung yawuny inheritance dug out coolamon; Kija, Gaj. WW %yawuny Patrick McConvell
Jaminjung tupuluty loan Wardaman same as 'bag' Patrick McConvell
Wardaman yawurran Doubtful loan Miriwung dish, receptacle, tank etc; Mir. Yawuny coolamon Patrick McConvell
Achagua mapíli mapíli loan, direction unknown Yabarana See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Piapoco walàya 'canasta típica' walàja 'canasta típica' See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yukuna kuwá'ala kuwáʔala (grande para cargar yuca) inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Tariana káme 'cesta', mukutú 'cesta p/ transportar frutos' káme 'cesta', mukutú 'cesta p/ transportar frutos' inheritance; doubtful loan - WW % panaku (cf. variants e.g. Cocama urkuru See Language page Ana Paula B.
Baniwa kaáme, waɺája (R01) kaáme, waɺája (R01) inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Resígaro míípakó míípakó doubtful loan - WW %panaku See Language page Ana Paula B.
Warekena kanatu 'basket' kanatu 'basket' See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero ka'ha-miaľ̥i ka'ha-miaľ̥i See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Wapishana generic basket: daẓuwan daẓuwan unique See Language page Ana Paula B.
Paresi ˈkõho ˈkõho unknown See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure hokan hɔkɔn unknown See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá maya-ku; yatalu (generic basket) maja-ku; jatalu (generic basket) unknown; loan - WW %atura See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Bora úverújtsi ɯ́βerɯ́xtsʰi unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane jɨhicu, jɨííbai, sáicɨbai (W97) xɨʔiku, xɨííbai, sáikɨbai See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Akawaio waigarapö, wariicha waɪgarapö, waritʃa unknown; inheritance shared Pemon See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Apalai ruto, pyraxi ruto, pɨraʃi unique; inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana pïlasi pɨlasi inheritance See Language page PLE
Carijona sajaro (M2000) loan Quechua? See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Tiriyó kataari (basket w/ a strap, worn around forehead, used for transporting heavier items) kataari unique See Language page Becky Walker
Eñepa mananke (en general) (MM) mananke doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW %panaku See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin; Alyssa Wadley
Makiritare wɨ̄wa (IDS); wü:wa (KH) wɨ:wa unique cf. Yanomaman See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Makushi wopá, wariʔsa wopá, wariʔsa unique; inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross; Alyssa Wadley
Mapoyo poroko poroko See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Pemon charampue (cesto grande y de tejido ralo), wankotopue (especie de cesto grande) (A1981);for carrying produce: akaik, waikarapö (E1980) tʃaɾampue, wankotopue (A1981); akaɪk (E1980) unknown (all) see Akawaio See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Wai Wai foxoro, manari (SM) foxoro, manari (SM) doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW; inheritance %panaku See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Waimiri Atroari matyty, txidji matɨtɨ, tʃidʒi See Language page Melody Ann Ross, PLE
Yukpa menure (SM), pitaka menure (SM), pitaka See Language page Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross
Kalapalo ataũ ("carrying basket") ataũ ('carrying basket') doubtful loan - WW Tupi-Guarani watura? See Language page Joyce McCormick
Muisca tobia tobia See Language page Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá e (also 'shell'; IDS) e (also 'shell'; IDS) See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Guayabero joel (carrying basket) hoel unique See Language page Ana Paula B.
Macaguan kanás, okúa (large basket) kanás, kot loan; inheritance Spanish See Language page Ana Paula B., Brittany Weinstein
Sikuani lisibo (31), mapiri (2) (basket for manioc flour), kote (K73) lisibo (31), mapiri (2) (basket for manioc flour), kote (K73) unique, loan; inheritance Arawak: Achagua See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, Brittany Weinstein
Cofán saparo (shared Quechua), otata´cco saparo, otataʔkho phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS See Language page Daniel Valle
Candoshi-Shapra panero, ptaka panero, ptaka loan; loan - WW Spanish; %panaku, shared Jivaroan pitak See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro chae´hu´ ʃaɨʔhuʔ See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez [kanasta], kaš [kanasta], kaš See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna pakará 'cesto' (Alv44), vuótura 'atura' (Alv44) pakará 'cesto' (Alv44), wótura 'atura' (Alv44) loan - WW; loan - WW %panaku; %atura See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina umari umaɽi unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Andoke (Nom class.) -fʌta (Nom class.) -ɸʌta unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Waorani óóto (generic) unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez, PLE
Hodï nala lãla unique See Language page Brittany Weinstein
Pumé taio 'basket' See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave generic basket: kam generic basket: kam loan Arawak, e.g. Baniwa kaáme See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Warao uhu uhu See Language page John Blaha
Ashuar súku, changkín, churúsek, piták suku, ʧaŋkin, ʧurusɯk, piták See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa chagkin, pitak 'waterproof basket' tʃaŋgkin, pitak 'waterproof basket' See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna chagkín, piták, tukúpi tʃangkín, piták, tukúpi inheritance; loan (into protolg?) - WW; unknown %panaku, cf. Candoshi ptak See Language page Daniel Valle
Hup máj máɟ inheritance See Language page Pattie Epps
Yuhup mǎj ~bǎɟ See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Dâw bây [atura] bəj inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Matses tsitsan (basket, epiphyte for baskets) tsitsan (basket, epiphyte for baskets) unknown See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo kaka; kakano kaka; kakano inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua generic basket: hĩtyu; hntyu generic basket: hĩtju; hntju unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua tasa tasa See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá saparu saparu See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua saparu, suru tasa See Language page Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano kanasta (Spanish loan) See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Piaroa ɨ'cá'keah ɨɁsáɁkeah unique See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Sáliva ulixoho ulixoʔo unique See Language page Becky Walker
Cubeo pʉe pʉɛ (round basket) inheritance See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein; Alyssa Wadley
Carapana bupua bupua See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Desano puibu puibu inheritance See Language page Addison M; Tanja Baeuerlein
Kotiria generic: phʉ'ʉ generic: pʰʉʔʉ inheritance See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein
Makuna jibʉ (thin knit) xibɨ (thin knit) unknown See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Tanimuca piʔ'ia piʔ'ia inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tukano baá baá inheritance See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Tuyuka generic basket: pii generic basket: pii See Language page D. Jagannathan, Ana Paula B.
Maihiki dodu ja dodu xã inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Koreguaje jʉ'e jʉʔe inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona ba'ncabë, jë'e baʔnkabɨ, hɨʔe loan - WW; inheritance %panaku See Language page Kelsey Neely
Secoya po ja'i naña, do'rohuë (both generic terms) pɔ haʔi naña, dɔʔrɔwɨ See Language page Amanda Novak
Karitiana omi omi unknown cf. Itonama omoʔo See Language page Daniel Valle
Nheengatu balaiu (basket, C11), panakú, waturá (other basket types) balaiu (basket, C11), panakú, waturá (other basket types) loan; doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW; doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW Arawak walaja; %panaku; %atura See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin, PLE, Alyssa Wadley
Kokama urkuru uɾkuɾu doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW %panaku See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi watula; panakari (O78) watula; panakari (O78) doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW; doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW %panaku; %atura See Language page PLE
Sirionó iru; hinakõ ~ irakõ iru; hinakõ ~ irakõ unknown; doubtful loan into protolg, direction unknown - WW %panaku See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá tupe tupe unknown See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina generic: ñaaro, josóóvura generic: ɲaaro, hosóóβɯra unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto cɨrɨgaɨ́ (grande) kɯrɯgaɯ̀ (grande) (B83) unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Ninam thalosi tʰalosi unique See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yanomam wɨɨ (WM99, large carrying basket) wɨ: inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yanomami wɨɨ, yorehi, pako (for transportation) wɨ:, joɾehi, pako (for transportation) inheritance; unique; doubtful loan - WW %panaku See Language page Kelsey Neely
Sanumá inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Iquito táasa táasa loan, direction unknown in Quechua and Panoan See Language page Cynthia Hansen
Záparo apaka apaka See Language page Becky Walker
Wari xocat ʃokat See Language page PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo e-šaha (generic basket) e-šaha (generic basket) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cavineña hiti (larger, more durable basket hiti inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kwazá ururirɛ, -nĩ- (generic basket) ururirɛ, -nĩ- (generic basket) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Movima sam-res-mo sam-res-mo See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Kaingang kẽj kɛ̃y; kãŋtɨ See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi toe toe See Language page PLE