spirit child

Semantic Field
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
Mangala murruĊ‹kurr unique Claire Bowern
Nyulnyul rai loan areal WW %raya Claire Bowern
Nyikina rai loan direction unknown areal WW %raya Claire Bowern
Nimanburru rai loan areal WW %raya Claire Bowern
Bardi raya loan areal WW %raya Claire Bowern
Yawuru rayi inheritance Claire Bowern
Karajarri rayi loan direction unknown areal WW %raya Claire Bowern
Yulparija tyarrinypa inheritance Claire Bowern
Walmajarri tyarriny loan direction unknown conception totem/birthmark WW %tyarriny I HAVE LEFT THESE SPIRIT-CHILDREN WORKDS - NEED MORE WORK Patrick McConvell
Gurindji wipilirri missing Miriwung WW %wipiliri Patrick McConvell
Bunuba ray loan direction unknown WW %raya Patrick McConvell
Gajirrabeng yimerruk semantic shift <shadow;also ngatyayan Patrick McConvell
Miriwung wipiliring loan direction unknown spiri;t of dead man; returns as child; yimarum in E. WW %wipiliri Patrick McConvell
Wardaman ngayatyan unknown also yimerruk, yingengengemarni Patrick McConvell