earring

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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 čayu-l earring inheritance *cVLu Takic Cahuilla & Cupeno, Serrano cha-hoom (CHM), Kit. chahuch, not regular, perhaps a loan from somewhere other complex Seiler & Hioki 1979 Jane Hill
Cupeño chiyu'at earring inheritance *cVLu Takic Cahuilla & Cupeno, Serrano cha-hoom (CHM), Kit. chahuch, not regular, perhaps a loan from somewhere other complex Hill & Nolasquez 1973 Jane Hill
Luiseño paaxwichat earring unique other complex Elliott 1999 Jane Hill
Gabrielino too-e-kāCH ear pendant of small shells unique other complex Merriam 49:97 Jane Hill
Serrano nu-chah-hō''m my ear pendant inheritance *cVLu Takic Cahuilla & Cupeno, Serrano cha-hoom (CHM), Kit. chahuch, not regular, perhaps a loan from somewhere other complex Merriam 48:173 Jane Hill
Kitanemuk cahu-c earring inheritance *cVLu Takic Cahuilla & Cupeno, Serrano cha-hoom (CHM), Kit. chahuch, not regular, perhaps a loan from somewhere other complex Anderton 1988 Jane Hill
Tübatulabal nangkawilli'at earrings unique nas nangka 'ear' compound, derived, other complex ear-wili (what is that?) either wil'in 'hang' or wilat 'skirt feathers'??? K. Hill Tb>Eng Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim missing missing Jane Hill
Kawaiisu naga-sa7a-py ear ornament unique derived, other complex Zigmond et al. 1990 Jane Hill
Chemehuevi nangkA earring inheritance *nangka Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 752a simplex Harrington Chemehuevi Noun List (K. Hill 1969) Jane Hill
Southern Paiute nangqA wooden earplug, ear ornament in general inheritance *nangka Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 752a simplex Sapir Jane Hill
Southern Ute nykA earring inheritance *nangka Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 752a simplex Givon Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone nangkisimmoo earring unique compound Dayley 1989 Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone nainkihtoon, nainkihtsoon earring unique duckwaer, also nainkisimoo compound nainkih 'ear'-tsoon 'bead' Miller 1972 Jane Hill
Comanche nakI tsa7nika7 earring unique phrase ear entered.into Robinson & Armagost 1990 Jane Hill
Western Mono naqajO7ja earring unique ho'-nim-nah ear pendant of shell about 1 inch long, valuable, got in trade Merriam 45:303 compound Loether & Bethel 1993 Jane Hill
Northern Paiute naka gooapu ear ornament unique naka goo7a 'earring, sometihing that is put on ear' p. 51 phrase Yerington 1987 Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok kíw:a- earrings unique simplex Freeland & Broadbent 1960 Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok Tyka- hole in nose or ear; earring; any ornament put through pierced ear unique note Miss Ty:k- 'to thread a needle, sew' simplex Callaghan 1987 Jane Hill
Plains Miwok lysa- earring unique simplex Callaghan 1984 Jane Hill
Lake Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Maidu he'-koo ho-no'-pe ear pendant of bone unique phrase Merriam 41:349 Jane Hill
Nisenan missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani pō' ear pendant (usually a feather 4-5" long) inheritance simplex Merriam 44:523 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi po'-nim' ear pendant inheritance Proto-Nim-Yokuts see Yawel po: derived Yawl is just po7 Merriam 44:181 Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami yo-wah'-ken-tan ear pendant unknown derived Berman 2002 Jane Hill
Washo 7itma7yáp earring unknown derived 7it- instrument Washo Project Dictionary Jane Hill
Wintu L'ala:s L' is barred lamda; ordinary L, barred l, never is glottalized earring, abalone shell, etc. inheritance *L'al Proto-Wintun Shepherd 2006:188; also Lanoq Olivella earring derived L'al 'shell' Schlichter 1981 Jane Hill
Yuki missing missing Jane Hill
Wappo c'éma:wihli7 earring (lit ear-bell/rattle) unique c'ema: 'ear' probably cognate with PNY *shym, note also Ppomo *xima:nY, usually shima in daughter lgs. compound Sawyer 1965 Jane Hill
Mutsun uTel ear ornament of feathers unknown simplex Mason 1916:433 Jane Hill
Esselen missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan A kah-nel-tā ear pendant unknown other complex Merriam 38:391 Jane Hill
Salinan M missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno jamqima7na mis aretes unknown derived k'iqima7na nuestros aretes 0451 Harrington Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno su-wayan earrings inheritance *wayan Proto-Chumashan WW %sonot derived wayan 'hang'? Klar 1977 Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno su-wayan-iš earrings inheritance *wayan Proto-Chumashan WW %sonot derived Klar 1977 Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno su-wayan earrings inheritance *wayan Proto-Chumashan derived Klar 1977 Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa hemaalk earring inheritance *$mal(k) 'ear' Proto-Yuman Mixco 1978:84 derived Couro & Hutcheson 1973 Jane Hill
Cocopa šma:l şakWí:nY earrings inheritance *$mal(k) 'ear' Proto-Yuman Mixco 1978:84 phrase ear to.wear.earrings (şkWinY) Crawford 1989 Jane Hill
Mojave ismalyk thawen earring inheritance *$mal(k) 'ear' Proto-Yuman Mixco 1978:84 phrase ear hang Munro et al. 1992 Jane Hill
Yavapai smâlki earring inheritance *$mal(k) 'ear' Proto-Yuman Mixco 1978:84 derived smalka 'ear' Shaterian 1983 Jane Hill
Kiliwa s-7+miilu-p earrings unknown derived miilu 'hang' Mixco 1985 Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) hasít earring unknown simplex Moser & Marlett 2005 Jane Hill