spear (fishing)

Semantic Field
subsistence tool
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 kal-thaw four-prong spear unique *kalka, *ca:wa With kal < kalka; thaw 'mouth' Barry Alpher
Gumatj ba:wurr unique Claire Bowern
Yawuru binyjara unique Claire Bowern
Burarra dyitabata unique Claire Bowern
Yan-nhangu dyutabata unknown looks like a loan to me Claire Bowern
Ritharrngu makurr inheritance Claire Bowern
Gupapuyngu makurr inheritance Claire Bowern
Dhuwal makurr inheritance Claire Bowern
Djinang marrinyi unique Claire Bowern
Nyikina pilparli loan direction unknown Walmajarri Claire Bowern
Bardi tyarrar unique Claire Bowern
Rembarrnga tyimirnrtih unique? Claire Bowern
Karajarri watyirri loan direction unknown Kariyarra Claire Bowern
Djapu makurr inheritance Claire Bowern
Wardaman wirlmurr loan Gajirrabeng WW %wilmurr Patrick McConvell
Miriwung wayang loan wire; also yiraking Patrick McConvell