fingernail

Semantic Field
body
Part of Speech
Meaning Spanish
uña
Meaning Portuguese
unha

Languages

Language Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Etymology Notes Source Created By General Notes
Baniwa -tsóta -tsóta inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Achagua bawía bawía inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Piapoco uba uba See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yukuna ju'upaji huʔupahi inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Resígaro hi?táví hiʔtáví inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B.
Kabiyari u'upa uʔupa See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Warekena nuʃurawi napibu ('mother of hand'?) nuʃurawi napibu ('mother of hand'?) See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Yavitero c̷uľawi tsul'awi See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Wapishana -ˀbaẓi -ˀbaẓi inheritance? See Language page Ana Paula B.
Paresi enotya, otyati enotya, otyati unknown See Language page Ana Paula B., PLE
Baure n-i'tip n-i'tip unknown See Language page Anissa Capuccino
Waurá -hupa-žata -hupa-žata inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Arutani šopti (eng gloss- claw) ʃopti (eng gloss- claw) See Language page John Blaha
Sape ičam aypa (claw?; morphologically complex?) itʃam aypa (claw?; morphologically complex?) See Language page John Blaha
Bora (mé)-ʔóxtsʰɨ́-kwa-mɨ́ɨ́ʔo (mέ)-ʔóxtsʰɨ́-kwa-mɨ́ɨ́ʔo inheritance See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Muinane úse-gai-méeʔu {hand-finger-shell} úsɛ-gai-mέɛʔu {hand-finger-shell} See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Akawaio eemiiya biipö emiya bipö inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Lauren Franklin
Apalai omaxipuhtu omaxipuhtu inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Wayana amo hawi amo hawi inheritance See Language page PLE
Carijona amosai (SM) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Zach Burnett, PLE
Tiriyó amoi, omoi amoi, omoi inheritance See Language page Becky Walker
Eñepa -eɲa-n yɨ-pu-n y-o-n -eɲa-n jɨ-pu-n j-o-n inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Makiritare əmmi (IDS); ömmi (KH) (also means 'claw') əmmi inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Makushi u-yenya piʔpɨ (IDS) u-yenya piʔpɨ (IDS) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Mapoyo tah pu'bë (?) (fingernail); yaponi (index finger); tere'kemi (middle finger); tï'bambi-kë (ring finger); wa'kambi-kë (little finger) tah pu'bɛ (?) (fingernail); yaponi (index finger); tere'kemi (middle finger); tʊ'bambi-kɛ (ring finger); wa'kambi-kɛ (little finger) See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Pemon yenna pipue (A1981); eenya puukpö (E1980) dʒena pipue (A1981); enʎa puʔpö (E1980) inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross, Karina Baeza
Wai Wai oy-amo-šošo-n oy-amo-šošo-n inheritance See Language page Melody Ann Ross
Yukpa emásuru See Language page Ana Paula B., Melody Ann Ross
Kalapalo iñombigu iñombigu inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Muisca ytyquyn ɨtɨkuɨn See Language page Daniel Valle
Northern Emberá bichiwíi bitʃiwíi See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, PLE
Macaguan kuíbat kuíbat inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Rebecca Khorram
Sikuani kabekopiboko (235)/ kobekopiboko (235) (it can also mean the claws of an animal), katiwi (2) (claw), kopiabokoünü (245)(meat under the nail) inheritance See Language page Jonathan Quintanilla, Rebecca Khorram, PLE
Cofán quitsicco kitsikho See Language page Daniel Valle phonemic transcriptions are ESTIMATIONS
Candoshi-Shapra tizapich tiʂapitʃ unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Taushiro a´to´chi (of the feet), a´yava ichi (of the hands) aʔtoʔʃi, aʔyawa iʃi See Language page Daniel Valle
Páez vyllill See Language page Daniel Valle
Tikuna itapua [3, 3, 3, 5] itapua unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett, PLE
Urarina nusiʨue nusitʃue unique See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Andoke #NAME? #NAME? unique See Language page Kelsey Neely, PLE
Waorani õta unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez, PLE
Hodï tela lo lo unique See Language page Paulina Franco, Bettie Gonzalez
Pumé iβɛ See Language page Paulina Franco, PLE
Puinave #NAME? #NAME? unique See Language page Daniel Valle, Zach Burnett
Máku sukuči sukutʃi See Language page PLE
Ashuar nanchík, shiwiángk nanʧik, ʃiwiŋk See Language page Daniel Valle
Huambisa nanchik nantʃik See Language page Daniel Valle
Aguaruna nanchík nantʃík inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Hup cob b'ɔk ['finger skin/bark'] cob b'ɔk ['finger skin/bark'] inheritance See Language page Pattie Epps
Yuhup pɔ̃hb'ɔk, bɔ̃hb'ɔk ~pɔh-b'ɔk, ~bɔh-b'ɔk See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Dâw soob bok ʃɔb bɔk inheritance See Language page Ana Paula B., Pattie Epps
Matses mëntsis mɨntsis inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle, Becky Walker
Chácobo mɨ-c̷isi mɨ-c̷isi inheritance See Language page Joyce McCormick
Yagua jasumuday xasumundaj unique See Language page Daniel Valle
Southern Pastaza Quechua shillu ʃiʎu See Language page Daniel Valle
Ingá sillu See Language page Daniel Valle
Napo Lowland Quichua shillu ʃiʎu See Language page Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano sillu siʎu See Language page Daniel Valle, PLE
Piaroa t'onheh tɁonheh unknown See Language page Amanda Novak, Becky Walker
Sáliva inexẽ inexẽ unknown See Language page Becky Walker
Barasano ~abo-gase-ro ~abo-gase-ro See Language page D. Jagannathan, Tanja Baeuerlein
Cubeo cʉ̃ove kɨ̃ovɛ inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely; Tanja Baeuerlein
Carapana wãmo jõã wãmɔ xɔ̃ã See Language page Amanda Novak, Tanja Baeuerlein
Desano mojosĩru pero mohosĩru pero unknown See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Kotiria wamo sero (hand); dahpo sero (foot) (all Waltz) wamo seɾo; dahpo seɾo (all Waltz) inheritance See Language page D. Jagannathan, Tanja Bauerlein
Makuna ~abo wero ~abo wero inheritance See Language page Amanda Novak, D. Jagannathan, Tanja Bauerlein
Yuruti wã'bũsũũdĩã-kasero wã'bũsũũdĩã-kasero See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Waikhana õ'bõ sero ẽ'pẽjẽ õ'bõ sero ẽ'pẽjẽ See Language page Ana Paula; Tanja Baeuerlein
Tanimuca bãbã'rãhẽã bãbã'rãhẽã inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Tatuyo wã'bõ a'héro wã'bõ a'héro See Language page Emily Buell, Paulina Franco
Tukano seero (hr) seero (hr) inheritance See Language page Ana Paula, Amanda Novak
Tuyuka wãbõ-'se-ro wãbõ-ʔse-ro See Language page D. Jagannathan, Paulina Franco, Ana Paula B.
Waimaja ã́mṍ kʰahɛ̀řò ã́mṍ kʰahɛ̀rò See Language page Kelsey Neely
Maihiki cou ja kou xã inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Koreguaje koovʉ khoobʉ inheritance See Language page Daniel Valle
Siona ko-wɨ ko-wɨ inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Secoya cohuë kɔ'wɨ See Language page Amanda N
Karitiana pysokõn pɨsokõn unknown See Language page Daniel Valle
Nheengatu puãpé (pu=pe) puãpé (pu=pe) inheritance See Language page John Blaha, Lauren Franklin
Wayampi pãpɛ̃ inheritance See Language page PLE
Sirionó eo ãĩ; eaĩ eo ãĩ; eaĩ unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Kamayurá hʷape (M2000) hʷape (M2000) inheritance See Language page Rebekah L. Evans
Ocaina xáátyo xáátʲo unknown See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Nɨpode Witoto onó-be-ko onó-bɛ-ko See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Minica Witoto onó-be-ko onó-bɛ-ko See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz
Murui Witoto ono-kaï ono-kaɯ inheritance/Witoto See Language page Leslie Smith, Sarah Kuntz, PLE
Ninam namhesi, mãhəs (EM72, "nail, claw") namhesi, mãhəs unknown See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yanomam imi (finger), nasik (EM72, "nail, claw") imi, nasik inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Yanomami pei imisikɨ, imisi (EM72, "nail, claw") pei imisikɨ, imisi (EM72, "nail, claw") inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Sanumá nasɨ (EM72 "nail, claw") nasɨ (EM72 "nail, claw") inheritance See Language page Kelsey Neely
Iquito áhuacu áwaku inheritance See Language page Cynthia Hansen
Záparo awashi awaʃi See Language page Becky Walker
Ese Ejja/Huarayo e-'me kiši; e-wa-kisi (Girard 1971 - may be toenail specifically) e-'me kiši; e-wa-kisi (Girard 1971) See Language page Joyce McCormick
Cavineña e-me-šoro e-me-šoro unknown See Language page Joyce McCormick, Becky Walker
Central Aymara sillu silʸu See Language page PLE
Kwazá tswãsĩ, -swãsĩ tswãsĩ, -swãsĩ See Language page Joyce McCormick
Movima čo-rimpa tʃo-rimpa See Language page Anissa Capuccino, Becky Walker
Trumai (ha) fi (ha) fi unique See Language page Rebekah L. Evans, PLE
Kaingang nĩggru nĩŋŋru See Language page PLE