sinew-backed bow

Semantic Field
subsistence tool
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
Meaning Portuguese

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 čukinapi-š bow, gun unknown Cupeno and Cahuilla only; uncertain as to meaning here but the hul is the ordinary bow derived, other complex Seiler & Hioki 1979 Jane Hill
Cupeño choo-ken-ah see Cahuilla word bow unknown Cupeno and Cahuilla only other complex Merriam 48:501 Jane Hill
Luiseño nemeexát bow (Sparkman, archaic) unique related to word for "wrap" other complex Elliott 1999 Jane Hill
Gabrielino chah-kah'-mar war bow, sinew on back (what about H. ku:cap 'arco (poss)' (H 189) unique other complex Merriam 49:101 Jane Hill
Serrano missing missing Jane Hill
Kitanemuk missing missing Jane Hill
Tübatulabal ālitt tappanīl sinew-backed bow inheritance *aCta Uto-Aztecan with 'wrap' also inherited phrase K. Hill Tb>E Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim missing missing Jane Hill
Kawaiisu hu(n)du-naky to be sinew-backed (e.g. of a bow) unique derived hu(n)du-vy muscle along both sides of backbone, meat on the upper back Zigmond et al. 1990 Jane Hill
Chemehuevi missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Paiute tanga7atcy kick bow, sinew-backed bow unique literally, sinew-bow compound sinew-bow Sapir Jane Hill
Southern Ute missing missing Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone missing missing Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone missing missing Jane Hill
Comanche missing missing Jane Hill
Western Mono missing missing Jane Hill
Northern Paiute missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Sierra Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Central Sierra Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Northern Sierra Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Plains Miwok tanuk:a, tonuk:a- bow, bow and arrow loan Costanoan speculating that this is right because resemblant to Yokuts talip word; Callaghan 2001:330 says "probably a loanword from Costanoan" simplex Callaghan 1984 Jane Hill
Lake Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Maidu missing missing Jane Hill
Nisenan missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani T'alaph bow (2) inheritance *T'alaph Proto-Nim-Yokuts simplex Golla 1964 Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi tayaph bow (2) inheritance *T'alaph Proto-Nim-Yokuts simplex Golla 1964 Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami missing missing Jane Hill
Washo missing missing Jane Hill
Wintu missing missing Jane Hill
Yuki missing missing Jane Hill
Wappo missing missing Jane Hill
Mutsun missing missing Jane Hill
Esselen missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan A missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan M missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno talip' sinew-backed bow loan Yokuts JPH, klar 1977:168 simplex Applegate 1972 Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno talip sinew-backed bow loan Yokuts simplex Klar 1977; Beeler 1978:185 Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno taliwiš a bow loan Yokuts simplex possessed -taliw Mamet 2008 Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa missing Missing 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