initiation (circumcision)

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
Bardi oolooloong unique ceremony name Claire Bowern
Nyangumarta pilyi mana- unique Claire Bowern
Ritharrngu rdak inheritance Claire Bowern
Walmajarri nganpayi kutyityila inheritance nganpayi kutyi- 'make a man' lit.; marlulu initiand nganpayi kutyi- 'make a man' lit.; marlulu initiand Patrick McConvell
Mudburra marntiwa loan direction unknown ?Alawa WW %marntiwa ?Alawa Patrick McConvell
Jaru mangarntiwa inheritance might be source of marntiwa WW with ngs lost WW %marntiwa Patrick McConvell
Gurindji marntiwa loan direction unknown ?Alawa; aka karu 'child' WW %marntiwa ?Alawa; aka karu 'child' Patrick McConvell
Jingulu kutyika loan direction unknown murlkirti circumcision ceremony WW %kutyika Patrick McConvell