Lexeme – Index

Focus Area Language (family) Form Meaning Grammar Note
Eurasia Scottish Gaelic (f)eaman

tail

m Details
Eurasia Old High German (fir-)zeran

to tear up, destroy

v Details
Eurasia Old High German (g)elo

yellow

adj Also "gëlo". Not sure about "elo".  Details
Eurasia Hittite (GIŠ)paršdu-

leaf, foliage

c,n Details
Eurasia Basque (West) (h)aizkora

axe

(meaning taken from an associated Word List Item)
Details
Eurasia Hittite (ḫ)apalki

iron

n Details
Eurasia Hittite (ḫ)apalki-

iron

n Beekes surmises that there is a connection between this word and Gr. χαλκός ‘ore, copper, bronze’. "The imperfect phonetic agreement would be due to incorrect rendering of a foreign word" (RB). Details
Eurasia Old High German (h)nac(h)

occiput, nape

m Details
Eurasia Middle Dutch (h)o(o)re, oor, oir

ear

m Not sure about "hoore" and "hore". Details
Eurasia Old High German (h)waz

what?, which

interr Also "hwazs", "wazz", "was", "guaz", "guats", "guæz", "wath" and "gued".  Details
Eurasia Old High German (h)wer

who?, which

m
interr Also "wie". Details
Austronesia Cham (Hainan) (hu²¹)taj²¹nok²⁴

banana

(meaning taken from an associated Word List Item)
From Proto-Chamic *batəy [(NCLF) + banana + bird?] Details
South America Kamayurá (i')ape

back (of body)

Port. costas, dorso
Details
South America Kamayurá (i')ayk

short

Port. curto(a)(s)
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South America Kamayurá (i)jay

month

Port. mês
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South America Kamayurá (i)kam

breast

Port. peito, seio
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South America Kamayurá (i)kama'ĩ

thin

Port. magro(a)(s)
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South America Kamayurá (i)kãng

bone

Port. osso
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South America Kamayurá (i)kap

fat (organic substance)

Port. gordura
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South America Kamayurá (i)katu

good

Port. bom
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