gambling sticks

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Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
Meaning Portuguese


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 piš tax-nenng-iva'al-em little things used for peon game unique phrase Seiler & Hioki 1979:126 Jane Hill
Cupeño missing missing tashlyala'ash? CHM 48:517 has xwayaxwenet and tulaxwenet for the pion sticks Jane Hill
Luiseño missing missing Jane Hill
Gabrielino missing missing Jane Hill
Serrano tĕ'-poo-nem, mwo'-aht the counters in the terpwinch gambling game inheritance *typo- Californian see Tubatulabal simplex Merriam 48:195 Jane Hill
Kitanemuk yaykat pion stick, counter in walnut dice game unique there are some other /jaj/ words somewhere other complex Anderton 1988 Jane Hill
Tübatulabal tūpisht stick used for guessing in the hand game called tūppimīl CHM 49:281) inheritance *typo- Californian see Serrano; tah-tsă-hahn-ist gambling sticks Merriam 49:281 other complex K. Hill Tub>Eng Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim al-loo-wus the counters in guessing game of sticks unique derived Merriam 49:205 Jane Hill
Kawaiisu no7iši-ny(M)by dice unique the 'dream' word nominalized? Cute derived Zigmond et al. 1990 Jane Hill
Chemehuevi missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Paiute to:ppI counter in hand game unique but note the *typo word in Californian; could be a vowel assimilation; also mai-yangwi-numpi gambling bones used in the hand game 723 other complex Sapir Jane Hill
Southern Ute missing missing Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone missing missing Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone ty-huu"pin(-tta" Handgame counters (literally 'rock sticks' unique compound Crapo 1976 Jane Hill
Comanche missing missing Jane Hill
Western Mono tŭ-weep' the counters (10 sticks) unique nannataqapee7i- to play Indian jaks with one another other complex Loether & Bethel 1993; Merriam 45:321 Jane Hill
Northern Paiute nayaggwedu ddubbo handgame bones unique hō-pe Merriam 46:333 Bishop phrase nayaggwe-du 'handgame-ag 'handgame player' Yerington 1987 Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok hil:o- tally sticks for handgame loan Northern Sierra Miwok and note PM *hela!! ha:na- handgame bone simplex Broadbent 1964 Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok ha:na-, pát:y- gambling bones inheritance Proto-Miwok PMi *hela!! ha:na-; 'handgame bone'; pat:y is 'handgame' in Mins simplex Freeland & Broadbent 1960 Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok hinow:a- gambling bone (for the handgame) inheritance Proto-Eastern Miwok Same in Miss other complex Callaghan 1987 Jane Hill
Plains Miwok hinow:a gambling bones; handgame(?) inheritance Proto-Eastern Miwok and note Miss hi:lo Callaghan 1984 Jane Hill
Lake Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Maidu helám c'á sticks used as counters in the grass game inheritance *héla Proto-Maiduan Ultan 1964:363; and also *c'a; Merriam 41:289 gives names of each of 2 sticks phrase helá gambling, game, grass game Shipley 1963 Jane Hill
Nisenan missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani that'-se-ah should be ah but Excel insists on 'that' 10 sticks to throw down unknown also ki'-es, 2 short and long to hold in hand, also he-pesh 'the counters' at Porterville (44:451) derived probably the -a7 suffix Merriam 44:603 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi he-pĕsh' the counters unknown Porterville derived truncation (a guess) Merriam 44:451 Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami missing missing Jane Hill
Washo missing missing Jane Hill
Wintu toki(t) handgame sticks inheritance *toki? *t'oki? Proto-Wintun Shepherd 2006:177 simplex Schlichter 1981 Jane Hill
Yuki al-toi, al-tikam black bone, white bone in grass game compound Elmendorf 1993 Jane Hill
Wappo wey, teph black bone (= obsidian), white bone in grass game unknown simplex Elmendorf 1993 Jane Hill
Mutsun soo-trě counters unknown 7issu 'play handgame'Okrand 1977:230 simplex Merriam 39:115 Jane Hill
Esselen missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan A pish-she-ah counters in hand game unknown derived suffix-ya Merriam 38:411 Jane Hill
Salinan M pēu:/< bones for game unknown simplex Mason 1918 Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno missing missing Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa koi'-me the counters in hand game unknown simplex Merriam 38:229 Jane Hill
Cocopa missing missing Jane Hill
Mojave missing missing Jane Hill
Yavapai missing missing Jane Hill
Kiliwa missing missing Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) xapij caanim gamestick ussed in hidden stick game unknown phrase Jane Hill