kuushi

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Ye'kwana[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • kushi (Caura River dialect)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cochino.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kuushi

  1. (Cunucunuma River dialect) pig

References[edit]

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “kushi”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon
  • Hall, Katherine Lee (1988), “ku:shi:”, in The morphosyntax of discourse in De'kwana Carib, volume I and II, Saint Louis, Missouri: PhD Thesis, Washington University
  • Hall, Katherine (2007) “kūši”, in Mary Ritchie Key & Bernard Comrie, editors, The Intercontinental Dictionary Series[1], Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, published 2021