juniper

Semantic Field
flora-fauna
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
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Language Linnean Name Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Etymology Notes Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Range of Term Word Structure Word Structure Notes Classifier Classifier Notes Hypernym Source Association with Social Categories Ritual/Mythologically Significant Ritual Notes Food Source Food Notes Medicinal Medicinal Notes How Collected Who Collects How Prepared Psychotropic Psychotropic Notes Traded Trade Notes Distribution Habitat Dangerous Ethnobiology Notes Species Notes General Notes Created By
Bankalachi Toloim Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone Juniperus californica sow-wah'-be, RM 61:53 Juniper (Juniperus) inheritance *sama Central Numic Stubbs 416 (2008:95 same other complex has -pi ABS Merriam 61:85 2 1 1 0 0 no
Cahuilla Juniperus californica yúyilʸ ˈjujiʎ California Juniper inheritance *juwiN- Northern Uto-Aztecan S1580 (Stubbs 2009:231) same other complex looks like juj(i) “snow” -ʎ, but this is probably spurious given the etymology -m-exan-7a "inanimate" -m-exan-7a (inanimate classifier) for plants, -7ay7a "picking" for berries Seiler&Hioki 1979:257 no info 2 1 berries eaten fresh or dried. Berries called /iswat/. Not a major food. 1 berries in tea or chewed for fevers and colds gathered (wild) All dried berries ground into flour and made into mush or bread 0 0 North America Abundant at about 3000 feet in Santa Rosa Mountains no
Central Sierra Miwok Juniperus californica wi'-yow-wel Juniper unique underived must be etymologically complex Merriam 57:465 2 1 1 0 0 no
Chemehuevi Juniperus californica waɂápə guata, applied to the bush inheritance *wa'aC Proto-Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 415 (2008:94) same other complex has -pɨ ABS Merriam 59:537 2 1 1 0 0 no
Chumash Barbareno Juniperus californica mulus Juniperus californicus, California Juniper unique Central Chumash only underived Timbrook 2007:108 2 1 1 0 0 no
Chumash Ineseno Juniperus californica mulus Juniperus californicus, California Juniper inheritance Central Chumash only Central Chumash underived Timbrook 2007:108 2 1 1 0 0 no
Chumash Obispeno Juniperus californica t'pi'nɨ Juniperus californica unique other complex t'- Timbrook 2007:108 2 1 1 0 0 no
Chumash Ventureno Juniperus californica mulus Juniperus californicus, California Juniper inheritance Central Chumash only Central Chumash underived Timbrook 2007:108 2 1 1 0 0 no
Cocopa Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Comanche Juniperus californica ekawaapi juniper inheritance *wa'aC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 414 (2008:94), interestingly, it's not Central Numic *sama, suggesting that's a recent innovation same phrase red-juniper-ABS Robinson & Armagost 1990:165 2 1 1 0 0 no
Cupeño Juniperus californica yuyily ˈjujiʎ Fir inheritance *juwiN- Northern Uto-Aztecan S1580 (Stubbs 2009:231) same other complex ˈjuji-ʎ conifer.sp-npn (may be derived from yuy- “snow”) Hill & Nolasquez 1973:181 no info 2 mentioned in creation account as killed by first bow and arrows 1 berries eaten no info gathered (wild) all no info, but used for wood as well as berries 0 0 North America dominant in life zone 3000-4500 feet no
Esselen Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Gabrielino Juniperus californica wa:'at ˈwa:ʔat guata inheritance *waʔaC- Northern Uto-Aztecan S414 (Stubbs 2009:94) same other complex ˈwa:ʔa-t Juniper - NPN Harrington 030, 195, 597 no info 2 1 no info gathered (wild) all wood, berries probably used 0 0 North America abundant 3000-4500 feet no
Iipay 'Aa Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Kawaiisu Juniperus californica waɁadabɨ Juniperus californica inheritance *wa'aC Proto-Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 415 (2008:94) same other complex waɁada-bɨ juniper-ABS bɨ, pɨ bɨ, pɨ seem to classify for plants, trees 1981 Zigmond 2 1 1 0 0 no
Kiliwa Juniperus californica ?+saa Juniper unique same other complex ?dummy.nominal.element-juniper Mixco 1985 2 1 1 0 0 no
Kitanemuk Juniperus californica waʔt ˈwaʔt juniper tree inheritance *waʔaC- Northern Uto-Aztecan S414 (Stubbs 2009:94) same other complex ˈwaʔ-t juniper-npn -niw possessive classifier for things Anderton 1988:565 no info 2 1 berries eaten 1 mistletoe on Juniper good for asthma gathered (wild) women no info 0 0 North America abundant 3000-4500 feet no
Lake Miwok Juniperus californica mónmon7ala juniper tree ? Merriam says is Cupressus goviniana 57:531 unique phrase, reduplicated monmon tree Callaghan 1965 2 1 1 0 0 no
Luiseño Juniperus californica wáa'at ʹwa:Ɂat California juniper, Juniperus californica inheritance *waʔaC- Northern Uto-Aztecan S414 (Stubbs 2009:94) same other complex ʹwa:Ɂa-t juniper-non.possessed.noun Elliott 1999:1012 no info 2 1 no info no info no info no info 0 0 North America abundant 3000-4500 feet no
Maidu Juniperus californica tah'-pah Juniper unique underived Merriam 57:53 2 1 1 0 0 no
Mojave Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Mutsun Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Nisenan Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Northern Paiute Juniperus californica waape cedar, juniper, juniper trees (M: Juniper (Juniperus) inheritance *wa'aC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 415 (2008:94) same other complex has -pi ABS Yerington Dictionary 2 1 1 0 0 no
Northern Sierra Miwok Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Plains Miwok Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Salinan A Juniperus californica trah-nān' Juniper unique Salinan underived /tr/ might be T- articular prefix Merriam 55:383 2 1 1 0 0 no
Salinan M Juniperus californica trah-nem' Juniper unique Salinan underived Merriam 55:383 2 1 1 0 0 no
Seri (Comcaac) Juniperus californica hocö cheel cedar loan O'odham Piman huk “wood” same phrase wood red Comcaac Dictionary 382 2 1 1 0 0 no
Serrano Juniperus californica waht' juniper inheritance *wa7aC- Northern Uto-Aztecan S414 (Stubbs 2009:94) other complex -t NPN Merriam 60:113 2 1 1 0 0 no
Southern Paiute Juniperus californica wa'apɨ cedar (Merriam: Juniper (J. californica)) inheritance *wa'aC Proto-Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 415 (2008:94) same other complex has -pɨ ABS Sapir 1930:711 2 1 1 0 0 no
Southern Sierra Miwok Juniperus californica pylyw- Juniper unique underived Broadbent 1964: 2 1 1 0 0 no
Southern Ute Juniperus californica wa?á-pŲ juniper inheritance *wa'aC Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 415 (2008:94) same other complex has -pɨ ABS Givon 1979 2 1 1 0 0 no
Tübatulabal Juniperus californica wa'atul waʔaʹdul Juniper inheritance *waʔaC- Northern Uto-Aztecan S414 (Stubbs 2009:94) same derived waʔaʹd-u-l juniper-deriv.suffix-npn Hill 2010:114 no info 2 1 berries boiled fresh; when dry and fully rpie seeded by hand, fleshpounded inpit mortars and eaten raw (Voegelin 1938:18) no info gathered (wild) all see food notes 0 0 North America abundant 3000-4500 feet no
Tümpisa Shoshone Juniperus californica samapi juniper, cedar inheritance *sama Central Numic only Stubbs 416 (2008:95) same other complex sama-pi pi Dayley 1989:235 2 1 1 0 0 no
Wappo Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Washo Juniperus californica p'á7l Juniper unique underived Merriam 55:313; WPD 2 1 1 0 0 no
Western Mono Juniperus californica wa'apɨ Gayton 2:261 is definite that this is “Juniper” inheritance *wa'aC Proto-Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 415 (2008:94) same derived -pɨ Bethel et al.:279 no info 2 1 no info gathered (wild) all bark for walls of traditional winter house -- probably is cedar, then, not juniper 0 0 no
Wintu Juniperus californica puy7it juniperW tree (Merriam chĕ-ĕk chek'-min 56:113 McCloud) unique Wintun is *mon other complex puy “east”??? Pitkin 1985 2 1 1 0 0 no
Yavapai Juniperus californica čóqa juniper unique unknown Shaterian 1983 2 1 1 0 0 no
Yokuts Palewyami Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Yokuts Yawdanchi Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Yokuts Yowlumne Juniperus californica po'-hook Juniper unique Can't find other attestation but haven't looked at all Merriam same underived Merriam 58:565 2 1 1 0 0 no
Yuki Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no
Yuma Juniperus californica missing missing missing 2 1 1 0 0 no