white paint

Semantic Field
culture-mythology
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 teviš white, (white clay CHM) inheritance *typiC Takic Stubbs 2011 758; I'm pretty sure this is also the white clay word; Merriam confirms at 48(257, 337) other complex Seiler & Hioki 1979 Jane Hill
Cupeño tewalaxat white clay for face painting, hair washing inheritance *typaC Uto-Aztecan Stubbs 2011 757 with some kind of stress-shifting increment other complex Hill & Nolasquez 1973 Jane Hill
Luiseño toovish white clay used to paint boys at initiation inheritance *typic Takic Stubbs 2011 758 other complex Elliott 1999 Jane Hill
Gabrielino to-vēCH to:viy 'white clay' H 453) white paint inheritance *typiC Takic Stubbs 2011 758 other complex Merriam 49:97 Jane Hill
Serrano tyvič, tyvit white clay, lime inheritance *typiC Takic Stubbs 2011 758 nice reflex with vowel retained other complex K. Hill Dict. Jane Hill
Kitanemuk towi-c white paint? inheritance *typiC Takic Stubbs 2011 757 other complex Anderton 1988 Jane Hill
Tübatulabal ah-haht' white paint unique tsuyūl 'white rock or lime' in K.Hill other complex Merriam 49:261 Jane Hill
Bankalachi Toloim so'-lul white paint unique tsuyūl 'white rock or lime' in K.Hill Tub. Dict. other complex Merriam 49:185 Jane Hill
Kawaiisu missing missing Jane Hill
Chemehuevi 7avI, 7avimpytsI white clay inheritance *apiN Numic Stubbs 2011 2544 simplex Harrington's Chemehuevi Noun List (K. Hill 1969) Jane Hill
Southern Paiute missing missing Jane Hill
Southern Ute pawi-ja-vI white clay, used for ceremonial body-painting inheritance *apiN Numic Stubbs 2011 2544 other complex Givon Jane Hill
Tümpisa Shoshone epimpi(ppyh), aipimpi(ppyh) white paint inheritance *apiN Numic Stubbs 2011 2544 other complex Dayley 1989 Jane Hill
Big Smokey Valley Shoshone missing missing Jane Hill
Comanche missing missing Jane Hill
Western Mono ebI white paint or pigment, chalk; a type of whitish soil; a type of powdered acorn which is white inheritance *apiN Numic Stubbs 2011 2544 simplex Loether & Bethel 1993 Jane Hill
Northern Paiute ebe white paint, white chalk inheritance *apiN Numic Stubbs 2011 2544 simplex Yerington 1987 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 missing missing Jane Hill
Lake Miwok missing missing Jane Hill
Maidu dal-dal'-pim heem white paint unique see red paint phrase Merriam 41:271 Jane Hill
Nisenan missing missing Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawelmani qoSrots' white earth (for paint) unknown Merriam 44:523 has only literal translation from eng derived qoSr 'to paint with white earth' Harrington Jane Hill
Yokuts Yawdanchi xojojidj white mineral paint unknown hwā'-satch Merriam 44:183 'white paint'; haw-suts (Porterville 44:449) derived tcoy-oi 'white' Kroeber 1907:345 Kroeber 1907 Jane Hill
Yokuts Palewyami missing missing Jane Hill
Washo díp'ek white paint unknown derived d- nmlzr Washo Project Dictionary Jane Hill
Wintu missing missing Jane Hill
Yuki missing missing Jane Hill
Wappo missing missing Jane Hill
Mutsun hoo-pahk' white paint unknown simplex Merriam 39:95 Jane Hill
Esselen missing missing Jane Hill
Salinan A mut'-trahl-shahk white paint unknown compound Merriam 38:393 Jane Hill
Salinan M missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Obispeno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ineseno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Barbareno missing missing Jane Hill
Chumash Ventureno al-o-wo 7ow'ow be.white Mamet 2008:58 white paint unknown derived Merriam 38:19 Jane Hill
Iipay 'Aa mathwaay white clay (used for ceremonial painting of body) unknown math is 'earth, clay' compound I wonder if waay is source of Cupen`o xway- 'white'?? Couro & Hutcheson 1973 Jane Hill
Cocopa missing missing Jane Hill
Mojave mat-tah-ā ā>t-mus'-sav white paint unknown phrase Merriam 38:97 Jane Hill
Yavapai missing missing Jane Hill
Kiliwa missing missing Jane Hill
Seri (Comcaac) missing missing Jane Hill
Yir-Yoront mul white paint inheritance *mula pPaman Reflexes meaning 'pus', 'blood', 'honey', slime', 'oil'; as far south as Yuwaalaraay Made from burnt threadfin salmon bone. Barry Alpher
Gupapuyngu gaparn inheritance Claire Bowern
Warrwa dubkaya unknown Claire Bowern
Gumatj dyolurr unique Claire Bowern
Yan-nhangu gamunuŋgu loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
Djinang gamunuŋgu loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
Dhuwal gaparn inheritance Claire Bowern
Dhay’yi gaparn inheritance Claire Bowern
Dhangu gaparn inheritance Claire Bowern
Yawuru kalyji unknown Claire Bowern
Rembarrnga kamunuŋkuh loan direction unknown Claire Bowern
Nyangumarta karltyi doubtful inheritance discontinuous distribution Claire Bowern
Bardi ma:ŋka semantic shift ‘clay’ Claire Bowern
Nyikina maŋali semantic shift? Claire Bowern
Mangala mawunti loan direction unknown WW %mawuntu Claire Bowern
Yulparija rawurr unique Claire Bowern
Ngarluma tyilpa unique? Claire Bowern
Walmajarri mawunti inheritance E mawuntu N. karltyi cf. Kija WW %mawuntu %kaltyi Patrick McConvell
Mudburra yatu inheritance Patrick McConvell
Jaru makirra inheritance in Wambaya Patrick McConvell
Gurindji yatu inheritance Patrick McConvell
Gooniyandi kalarti loan Kija WW %kaltyi Patrick McConvell
Bunuba mawurru loan Kija WW %mawurru Patrick McConvell
Miriwung kalateng inheritance Gaj. Kaltyeng white clay WW %kaltyi Patrick McConvell
Kija mawuntul loan Ngarinyin Ngar mawul;also kalatil WW %mawuntu Patrick McConvell
Jingulu makirra inheritance same in Wambaya ; could be loan Patrick McConvell