bench, seat

Semantic Field
culture-material
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
banco, silla, asiento
Meaning Portuguese
banco

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
Kakua ʧɨ̂d-at-pâʔa ʧɨ̂d-at-pâʔa [sit-cl.round-cl.flat.on.top] unique Derived sit-cl.round-cl.flat.on.top See Language page Katherine Bolaños
Nheengatu apicáwa apikáwa inheritance from 'sit' See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin, PLE, Alyssa Wadley
Waorani tæ̃æ̃ kõta-ĩ (chair) (IDS) chair unique Other complex tæ̃æ̃ kõta-ĩ=sit; ĩ=?? See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez, PLE
Hodï towãkĩ tekai towãkĩ tekai unique Other complex tekai occurs in many words having to do with non-Indian material objects See Language page Brittany Weinstein
Yanomami roomamotima (neol. : ro-aɨ = "to sit") ɾo:mamotima unique neologism Phrase ɾoo-mamotima, sit-thing See Language page Kelsey Neely
Kotiria dujiro dujiro inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan, East branch (at least) Simplex See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein
Cubeo ñʉaca ɲɨa-ka inheritance Proto-Tukanoan Classifier -ka See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein; Alyssa Wadley
Tukano kumu kumu loan - WW %kumu Signal drum: Bora, Muinane, Resigaro, Yucuna, (Paez?); bench: ET: Macuna, Tukano, Tanimuca, Bará, Waimaja (also means 'benzador' in some of these lgs; definitely related to 'canoe', may derive from tree sp.?); canoe: ET: Bará, Carapana, Macuna, Yuruti, Si WW %kumu Simplex See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Desano seh-ro seh-ro inheritance Desano-Siriano Simplex See Language page Addison M; Tanja Baeuerlein
Maihiki ñui pede ja ɲui pede xã inheritance Proto-West Tukanoan See Language page Daniel Valle
Hup kǝd kǝd unique Simplex See Language page Pattie Epps
Dâw bãgn’ bãŋ’ loan Portuguese See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Sikuani tape (Rivet 1948) loan North Arawak, e.g. Kabiyari nápe See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, Brittany Weinstein
Macaguan chihiét, jál-ne tʃiʔiét, hál-ne unknown Proto-Guahiban (doubtful) Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B., Brittany Weinstein
Guayabero tɨa-ék-ax tɨa-ék-ax unknown Proto-Guahiban (doubtful) See Language page Ana Paula B.
Pemon aponok (A1981); daponto (M2000) aponok (A1981); βapon'dto (M2000) inheritance Proto-Carib Alternate: βapon'dto See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Akawaio abonok abɔnɔk inheritance Proto-Carib See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Makushi aponó aponó inheritance Proto-Carib See Language page Melody Ann Ross; Alyssa Wadley
Eñepa #NAME? #NAME? inheritance Proto-Carib See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin; Alyssa Wadley
Yukuna jeta'apá, eta'apá heta'apá, eta'apá inheritance Also eta'apá See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Tariana éːdi, édi éːdi, édi inheritance Proto Rio Negro Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B.
Wapishana tabai tabai inheritance Possibly inherited -bai may be some sort of classifier? See Language page Ana Paula B.
Baniwa báako, éedai báako, éedai loan, inheritance Proto Rio Negro Span/Port Alternate: baako (probably loan from Portuguese banco) Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B.
Resígaro i?tsoótshigú iʔtsoótsʰigú unique Derived root iʔtsoó (meaning?) + -tsi nominalizer, -gú “long and flat” classifier See Language page Ana Paula B.
Achagua jáaʒubaiʃi (h&r) já:ʒubaiʃi (h&r) unique/Piapoco possibly from reflex of 'sit'? See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Piapoco yàalubáisi jàalubáisi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Kabiyari nápe nápe See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena yaʃita; banku (Spanish loan) yaʃita; banku (Spanish loan) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero bánku (loan) bánku (loan) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi okahakalati okahakalati doubtful loan Tupi: Karitiana mikipa; Tupi-Guarani apɨka See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Waurá se'pi (R73) se'pi (R73) unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, PLE
Bora íxʸa-kʷa, akʰḯḯβe-(kʷa) íxʲa-kʷa, akʰɯ́ɯ́βɛ-(kʷa) inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane íkka-ga íkka-ga See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Apalai epehtopo epehtopo inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana kololo kololo unique See Language page PLE
Carijona əhəi (SM) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Tiriyó apëi apǝi inheritance See Language page Becky Walker
Makiritare āʔtəy (IDS) (Means 'chair' and 'bench'; also mūde); a:'töi (KH) a:ʔtəj (IDS); a:ʔtəi (KH) doubtful loan North Arawak, e.g. Baniwa éedai See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Mapoyo aponi aponi See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Wai Wai aaΦo aaΦo inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Yukpa ititakpo, ötétapo, sátatpo ititakpo, ötétapo, sátatpo See Language page Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross
Northern Emberá bugée bugée See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Cofán mesa (Spanish loan) mesa phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro ava´ta awaʔta See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez cachguata catʃguata See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna na-maoé (Alv44) naʔmawé unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina hiiḍzi; fawaʉafwa hiidʒi; fawaʉafwa unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Andoke (Nom. class) -kupa (Nom. class) -kupa unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé ča-reã 'chair' See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave -tek-ot -tek-ot unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Ashuar kéematai kɯ:matai See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa kutag kutaŋg See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna ekeémtai ɨkɨ:mtai inheritance derived from 'sit' See Language page Daniel Valle
Matses tsadte (para sentarse) tsadte unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo kɨnanɨ (listed under "chair") kɨnanɨ (listed under "chair") inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua masajo mãsaxo unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua parindilla paɾindiʎa See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá banku (Spanish loan) banku (Spanish loan) See Language page Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano tiyana tiyana See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Piaroa deEkia' deækiaɁ unknown See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Sáliva dulai, ĩgaxoa dulai, ĩgaxoa unknown See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano hujá-ri-a-ro hujá-ri-a-ro See Language page Addison Martinez, Tanja Baeuerlein
Carapana ru'í-rí-ka-ro ru'í-rí-ka-ro See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Makuna cũmurõ kũmuɾõ loan - WW %kumu See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Yuruti du'í-ri-pĩ-rõ du'í-ri-pĩ-rõ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Waikhana du'hi-rí saʔ'rĩdõ du'hi-rí saʔ'rĩdõ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Siriano seepẽ́ro seepẽ́ɾo See Language page Ana Paula B.
Tanimuca ru'pari kũ'bũã ru'pari kũ'bũã inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tatuyo ru'í-'rí-'ka-pãĩ ru'í-'rí-'ka-pãĩ See Language page
Tuyuka dui-'ró dui-'ró See Language page D. Jagannathan, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja kʰṹmṹňõ̀ kʰṹmṹrõ̀ See Language page Kelsey Neely
Koreguaje ñu'iko'a ɲuʔikhoʔa inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona ënte seihuë ɨnte seiwɨ inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Secoya ñu'i saihuë, pehuë, ja'ruco ñuʔI saiwɨ, pẽwɨ, haʔrukɔ See Language page Amanda Novak
Karitiana mikipa mikipa inheritance from 'sit' See Language page Daniel Valle
Kokama yapɨcatupa japɨkatupa inheritance from 'sit' See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi apɨka apɨka inheritance from 'sit' See Language page PLE
Sirionó erenda (P85) erenda unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá 'apɨkap 'apɨkap inheritance from 'sit' See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina biiñi-ráá-βoho, biiñi-ráá-ko biiñi-ráá-βoho, biiñi-ráá-ko unique from 'sit' See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Nɨpode Witoto rá.ï.i-ra-bï-kï rá.ɯ.i-ra-bɯ-kɯ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto rá.ï.i-ra-bï-kï rá.ɯ.i-ra-bɯ-kɯ See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto raï-ra-ko raɯ-ra-ko inheritance/Witoto from 'sit' See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Iquito ajír+na (verb ajir++ni means to sit); páticu (tipo de banca, asiento plano y bajo hecho sin clavar de una sola pedazo de madera, que tiene patas cortas) ahírɨna (verb ahirɨɨni means to sit); pátiku (tipo de banca) unique; loan Tupi-Guarani (prob. Kokama) See Language page Cynthia Hansen
Wari pana (Sousa2009) pana (Sousa2009) See Language page PLE
Ese Ejja/Huarayo e-ki-ani-xi (Girard 1971) e-ki-ani-xi (Girard 1971) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cavineña huacu (C&L89) waku loan Spanish See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kwazá warikanɛ, waritseniʔɛ warikanɛ, waritseniʔɛ See Language page Joyce McCormick
Movima [siya] [sija] See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Kaingang nĩgja nĩŋya See Language page PLE
Djeoromitxi nĩpe nĩpe See Language page PLE