song (for entertainment)

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Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
Meaning Portuguese


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 woy song, song-cycle; dance; ceremony inheritance *wu:ci Local Only to YY, TMel, KThaayorre; poss. to Pakanh wu:ci 'taboo' Barry Alpher
Nyulnyul liljin unique Claire Bowern
Bardi loodin unique Claire Bowern
Walmajarri tyutyu inheritance Patrick McConvell
Mudburra wangka loan Murrinh Patha Patrick McConvell
Jaru kutyika loan direction unknown WW %kutyika Patrick McConvell
Gurindji tyunpa loan direction unknown Patrick McConvell
Gooniyandi tyunpa loan direction unknown WW %tyunpa Patrick McConvell
Gajirrabeng warrangkin unknown may be derived warrang 'sing'? Patrick McConvell
Kija wangka loan Murrinh Patha a style WW %wangka Patrick McConvell
Miriwung tyunpa loan direction unknown from N. Kimberley? Patrick McConvell
Wardaman warrangkin inheritance corroboree; warrang sing complex Patrick McConvell