stirring stick

Semantic Field
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
Meaning Portuguese


Language Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Etymology Notes Word Structure Word Structure Notes General Notes Source
Cahuilla ko-mahl stirring stick inheritance *kumal Cupan Hill/Miller ku-13 other complex Merriam 48:341
Cupeño ivel stirring paddle inheritance *ipa Cupan Stubbs 2011 1596 other complex Hill & Nolasquez 1973
Luiseño iival wooden paddle inheritance *ipa Cupan Stubbs 2011 1596 other complex Elliott 1999
Gabrielino wā-ah'-ho stirring stick for stirring stones in basket inheritance *weahu/o Takic also Kitanemuk simplex Merriam 49:103
Serrano missing missing
Kitanemuk weahut stirring stick inheritance *weahu- Takic also in Gab; note wiahut 'masher stick' 568 other complex Anderton 1988
Tübatulabal wōtō'li-l looped stirrer for acorn mush unique derived, other complex K. Hill Tb>Eng
Bankalachi Toloim missing missing
Kawaiisu či-kuri-ny(m)by stirrer inheritance *ci-koLi Uto-Aztecan this is the 'chocolate' word -- cf. Dakin derived Zigmond et al. 1990
Chemehuevi kanU mush stirrer made of 3 sticks tied together side by side unique simplex Harrington Chemehuevi Noun List (K. Hill 1969)
Southern Paiute tsIqwan7nonnompy stirrer used in boiling mush unique derived, other complex qwan7nu 'to stir mush' Sapir
Southern Ute missing missing
Tümpisa Shoshone missing missing
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone missing missing
Comanche missing missing
Western Mono tsiqo7Ono stirring stick (for cooking) inheritance *ci-koLi Uto-Aztecan the 'chocolate' word simplex complexity but not synchronically productive Loether & Bethel 1993
Northern Paiute padoo stirring stick unique looks a bit like the 'pestle' words simplex Yerington 1987
Southern Sierra Miwok missing missing
Central Sierra Miwok šawá:-ja- mush stirrer unique other complex Freeland & Broadbent 1960
Northern Sierra Miwok Tolow:a- cooking stick *used to take out hot rocks -- but vb means 'stir' other complex Callaghan 1987
Plains Miwok holo:wa- ? soup stirrer unique salak:a, sylak:a- mush stirer p. 128 is an Utian cognate Callaghan 1997:33 simplex Callaghan 1984
Lake Miwok missing missing
Maidu woi-ā'-koo stirring stick unique see 'oar, paddle' derived same element as in 'paddle' Merriam 41:277
Nisenan missing missing
Yokuts Yawelmani ke-wek'-wi-e stirring stick unknown derived Merriam 44:529
Yokuts Yawdanchi shi'-yow stirring stick unknown King's River Yokutsan, Wik. Šaj'aw Callaghan 1997:28 simplex Merriam 44:187
Yokuts Palewyami missing missing
Washo 7itmú:gel stirring stick unknown derived mú:gel 'to stir' Washo Project Dictionary
Wintu tHolo:y cooking paddle, paddle for stirring inheritance *tHulu? *tHolo? Proto-Wintun Shepherd 2006:182 derived Shepherd 2006
Yuki hotpu:tc mush paddle inheritance *hotp'uč' Proto-North Yukian compound Schlichter 1985:49 Schlichter 1985
Wappo wóliš stirring stick unknown simplex but note -sh ending on 'rattle' Elmendorf 1993
Mutsun kiTras stirring paddle unknown derived kiTra- to stir Okrand 1977
Esselen missing missing
Salinan A missing missing
Salinan M missing missing
Chumash Obispeno missing missing
Chumash Ineseno ŏsh-kŭk stirring stick unknown simplex Merriam 37:519
Chumash Barbareno missing missing
Chumash Ventureno missing missing
Iipay 'Aa 7ehyally spoon, paddle unknown CHM hă-pe-es 38:217 simplex Couro & Hutcheson 1973
Cocopa 7ará:s mca:wá:r fire poker, stick for stirring coals unique phrase 7ara:s coals, coal, charcoal; cawa:r, šwa:r 'stir' (coals)?? Crawford 1989
Mojave sii7un porridge stirrer made from an 7iihor stick unknown simplex Munro et al. 1992
Yavapai missing missing
Kiliwa missing missing
Seri (Comcaac) missing missing