seed beater

Semantic Field
subsistence tool
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 missing missing Jane Hill
Cupeño chaymal coarse scoop-shaped tray of openwork inheritance *cay Northern Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 123; this word shows up in Obispeno Chumash chaya "basket" and may have gotten there by way of California Spanish??? WW %chaj2 derived, other complex diminutie? Merriam 48:505 Jane Hill
Luiseño washpish seed beater inheritance *wacap Takic see Kitanemuk; Elliott has woshpish, washpish is Bright's form derived, other complex Elliott 1999 Jane Hill
Gabrielino ho-kov'-chōt seed paddle unique other complex Merriam 49:105 Jane Hill
Serrano chū-wi-hŏt, chow-wē-hwat seed paddle unique other complex Merriam 48:183 Jane Hill
Kitanemuk wacavihwa't seedbeater inheritance *wacap Takic see Luiseno; Merriam i-e-hwat (from ay 'collect seeds') 48:103 derived, other complex Anderton 1988 Jane Hill
Tübatulabal wālat seed beater loan unknown see Maidu walétky 'winnowing basket', but should be through intermediate lg., maybe Sierra Miwok other complex K. Hill Tb>Eng Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim poo-is poo-ist' is 'coarse scoop-shape tray of open work' seed paddle unique other complex Merriam 49:191 Jane Hill
Kawaiisu taniku seedbeater made of twined basketry inheritance *taniku Numic see Tumpisa Shoshone simplex Zigmond et al. 1990 Jane Hill
Chemehuevi missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Paiute tykannympy seed beater unique derived, other complex Sapir Jane Hill
Southern Ute missing missing Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone tanehun, tanaihun seed paddle, seed beater, racket inheritance *taniku Numic see Kawaiisu simplex Dayley 1989 Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone tanihkun seed beater inheritance *taniku Numic See Kawaiisu; this is Duckwater form simplex Miller 1972 Jane Hill
Comanche missing missing Jane Hill
Western Mono tsIku, tsIqo basket (used for beating seeds out of plants) inheritance *cikku Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 121 simplex Loether & Bethel 1993 Jane Hill
Northern Paiute tsegoo basket with handle inheritance *cikku Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 121; see tsikU in Western Mono; Merriam 46:333 comfirms tsee-go simplex Yerington 1987 Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok camy7-:a- seed beater basket inheritance Proto-Sierra Miwok JHH; see Mics; also cingku- 'sifter basket' loan from T. Shoshone other complex nt Broadbent 1964 Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok čá:majy- acorn or seed basket (with long handle) inheritance Proto-Sierra Miwok JHH, see Miss simplex Freeland & Broadbent 1960 Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Plains Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Lake Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Maidu wo'-kum bat'-tah' seed paddle inheritance Proto-Maiduan see Nisenan phrase Merriam 41:279 Jane Hill
Nisenan pataj seed beater, also used in ball games inheritance Proto-Maiduan see Maidu simplex Uldall & Shipley 1966 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani hah'-li seed paddle unknown also Porterville Merriam 44:447, also wut-koo-yut 44:531 simplex Merriam 44:189 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi tcaiji open-work seed beater loan unknown hah'-li Porterville Merriam 44:447 WW %chaj2 simplex Kroeber 1907 Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami missing missing Jane Hill
Washo missing missing Jane Hill
Wintu Xawas fan-shaped seed beater inheritance *qHawa? *q'awa? Proto-Wintun Shepherd 2006:155 derived Shepherd 2006 Jane Hill
Yuki wilk seed paddle inheritance *wilk Proto-North Yukian simplex Schllichter 1985 Jane Hill
Wappo missing missing Jane Hill
Mutsun she'-mah-lin (Mason 1916:434 simirin) seed paddle unknown derived Merriam 39:103 Jane Hill
Esselen missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan A koo-chah-lo seed paddle unknown other complex Merriam 38:399 Jane Hill
Salinan M To:na/L seed beater unknown other complex Mason 1918 Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno 7ušuy' seed beater unknown Merriam has i-yah'-we 37:521 simplex Applegate 1972 Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno ke-ahw< seed fan unknown also a-ta-cák simplex Henshaw (Heizer 1955) Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno pu-wōt seed fan unknown pu 'with hand' derived Henshaw (Heizer 1955) Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa mes-kwah' seed paddle unknown looks just like 'quiver' word??? simplex Merriam 38:217 Jane Hill
Cocopa missing missing Jane Hill
Mojave missing missing Jane Hill
Yavapai missing missing Jane Hill
Kiliwa missing missing Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) missing missing Jane Hill