message stick

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
Yir-Yoront kolpm message stick loan direction unknown *kulpu To Mayi-Thakurti kulpu 'letter stick'; Wanderwort status is a guess. Barry Alpher
Yawuru derbjono balo unique Claire Bowern
Djinang dyuŋgi mak loan Claire Bowern
Rembarrnga mak loan Claire Bowern
Burarra mak loan Claire Bowern
Bardi pampur unique Claire Bowern
Nyikina terptyono unique Claire Bowern
Karajarri tirrmtyaŋka unique Claire Bowern
Mangala tirrptirrp inheritance Claire Bowern
Gurindji yinytjangarri loan direction unknown from Kimberley language with -ngarri suffix from Kimberley language with -ngarri suffix Patrick McConvell