starch (tapioca, other)

Semantic Field
food
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
almidón
Meaning Portuguese
goma de tapioca

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 numu-kuʔ numu-kuʔ unknown Hup? Compare Andoke, ñeemi; Hup, nǔh ; Dâw, nǔh;Nadeb RN, nuːh No info See Language page Katherine Bolaños
Nheengatu tipiaka tipiaka inheritance Proto-Tupi-Guarani Simplex See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin, PLE, Alyssa Wadley
Hodï ale ale tapioca, manioc, cassava doubtful loan Arawak or Carib ule Compare Achagua See Language page Brittany Weinstein
Kotiria wate wate inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Simplex See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein
Cubeo ẽta; ẽtarʉ ẽta; ẽtaɾɨ inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Simplex See Language page Tanja Baeuerlein; Alyssa Wadley
Tukano wetá wetá inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Simplex See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Desano wera wera inheritance Proto-East Tukanoan Simplex See Language page Addison M; Tanja Baeuerlein
Hup nǔh nǔh inheritance Proto-Nadahup Used for any solid that precipitates out of a liquid Simplex See Language page Pattie Epps
Dâw nuúr nǔh inheritance Proto-Nadahup Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Sikuani katsahane katsahane unknown See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, Brittany Weinstein
Macaguan petmetá petmetá unknown North Arawak Other complex See Language page Ana Paula B., Brittany Weinstein
Pemon imu (A1981); chiipiipa (E1980) imu (A1981); tʃipipa (E1980) inheritance; unknown Pemongan subgroup tʃipipa See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Akawaio chiibiiba tʃibiba unknown Akawaio-Pemon shared Pemon See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Makushi ímú ímú inheritance Pemongan subgroup See Language page Melody Ann Ross; Alyssa Wadley
Eñepa eñam (MM) eɲam (MM) unknown See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin; Alyssa Wadley
Yukuna itu'urú ituʔuɾú starch unknown Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Tariana kainíki 'tapioca' kainíki 'tapioca' inheritance Proto Arawak Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B.
Wapishana waiwai; waɨnii (also 'manioc, cassava') waiwai; waɨnii (also 'manioc, cassava') unknown See Language page Ana Paula B.
Baniwa mhéetti mhéet̪i unknown Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B.
Resígaro peégí peégí semantic shift manioc food' same as manioc meal Simplex See Language page Ana Paula B.
Piapoco cáini yàasu dúacái (cáini 'mandioca', yàasu 'of the', dúacái 'starch') káini jàasu dúakái See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena ʃiweʃi ʃiweʃi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Paresi keˈnaiki keˈnajki inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure etip etip unknown See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Bora ítyaco ítjakʰo inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane ítácu (W97) ítáku See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Apalai imuru imuru inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana kutuli kutuli unknown See Language page PLE
Makiritare kɨdēde (IDS) kɨde:de unknown See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza; Alyssa Wadley
Wai Wai šeere; saraΦu šeere; saraΦu semantic shift cf. 'manioc' See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Cofán tumba´ccu tɯmbaʔkhɯ phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro ahian nu´ja ahian nuʔxa See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna tepáca (Alv44) tepáka loan Tupi-Guarani See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Andoke ñeemi ɲeemi unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Pumé tãbɛ 'tapioca, manioc, cassava' See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Ashuar mama sáiri, mama tsáiri mama sáiri, mama tsáiri See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa mama puari (mama=manioc) mama puari See Language page Daniel Valle
Yuhup dũ̂h dũ̂h See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Yagua richatu ritʃatu unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua almidún (Spanish loan) almidun See Language page Daniel Valle
Piaroa ɨhtá'buɨh ɨhtáɁbuɨh unknown See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Carapana weta wɛta See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Makuna bede bɛdɛ inheritance See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Siriano werá weɾá See Language page Ana Paula B.
Tanimuca we'ta we'ta inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tuyuka weta weta See Language page D. Jagannathan, Ana Paula B.
Koreguaje jo'jo xoʔxo inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona jo'jo hoʔho inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Kokama uwi, uy uwi, uj semantic shift from 'farinha' See Language page Zach Burnett, Daniel Valle
Wayampi tɛpɨʔɔ tɛpɨʔɔ inheritance See Language page PLE
Ocaina booyááxo boojááxo unique from 'manioc'? See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto core (de yuca) korɛ (de yuca) unique See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Cavineña kʷawe ("tapioca, manioc, cassava") kʷawe unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Movima diveḿba (yuca starch) (J62) diveḿba See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Djeoromitxi ma ma See Language page PLE